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Cheers: THC Beer Garden (Largest in CT) Opens in Derby

10 Nov
The main room at THC beer garden in Derby. Pic from THC's FB page.

The main room at THC beer garden in Derby. Pic from THC’s FB page.

Beer gardens have seen a surge in popularity in Connecticut over the past few years. But, no matter which beer garden, there always seemed to be something that was just off: one was too small, one didn’t serve good enough beer, one wasn’t open all year round, one didn’t (insert your gripe here). Well, that’s about to end with the opening of T.H.C. in Derby at 77 Sodom Lane. 

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Hoptoberfest: Craft Beer Festival + Wing Contest in Shelton

24 Oct
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Archeologists recently stumbled upon a groundbreaking piece of evidence that could turn the world upside down.  While the Bible states that God created light on the first day and water on the second day, recent findings show this was translated improperly. The pieces of parchment that were really excavated from a tomb in Israel show that God created chicken wings on the first day, then followed up with beer to make it all go down nicely.

So, let us celebrate these heavenly creations at Hoptoberfest at the Rotary Pavillion at the Shelton Riverwalk on 10/26 from 1-5 pm.   Beer will be pouring and Valley restaurants will compete to see who is “King of the Wing.”   While you could go for just the wings (1-3) for just $15, we would seriously hope you wouldn’t get just that.  That’s because for just $25 (if you buy online, $35 the day of) you also get lots of beer with those wings.  While you glug glug and munch munch you’ll also be able to listen to Howie and the Soul Potatoes (awesome name) then Casey Gorman.

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