Hopefully, you’re one of the lucky 400 people who snagged a ticket to this weekend’s Community Tap Craft Beer Festival in Greenville. The event will run from 12-4 at the Larkin’s Saw Mill on North Main Street. The venue is a beautiful facility that is mostly used for special events, such as weddings. It offers two large rooms and an outdoor space. Here’s more info:


But, what about the beer? Here’s the announced list:

There will be a few unannounced surprises as well.

Of note, plenty of great South Carolina breweries will be there – WestbrookRJ RockersThomas Creek, Quest, Coast, and Holy City. Here’s the announced beers from them so far. It’s still unknown what Coast will offer.

Holy City – Pluff Mud Porter, Acronym

Quest – Ellida IPA, Golden Fleece Pale, Kaldi Imperial Coffee Stout, Smoking Mirror Porter

RJ Rockers – Stuck on Rye 26, Bill’s Wicked Brown

Thomas Creek – Conduplico Immundus Monachus w/ Cabernet Soaked Oak Chips (CASK), Up the Creek Extreme IPA w/ Granny Smith Apples & Cinnamon (CASK)

Westbrook – Mexican Coffee Cake, Flanders Red


Friday – Unofficial Pre-Festival meetup 8pm Barley’s

Saturday – 12-4pm Festival at Larkin’s Saw Mill; 6pm After Party with Thirsty Dog at Barley’s (


Here’s a great resource for finding food in the Greenville area. Some personal recommendations: lunch at either Lazy Goat overlooking the river ( or some mexican-southern fusion at Chicora Alley ( Great dinners can be found at American Grocery (, Devereaux’s (, Larkin’s (, and Soby’s ( If you’re looking for something a little less fancy with good beer, then head to Blue Ridge Brewing Company (, Velo Fellow (, the Green Room (, or The Cazbah (

Are you still going to be thirsty? Well, besides the Community Tap (, Greenville boasts some great shops! The Greenville Beer Exchange ( has been rated by Rate Beer as the second best beer shop in the world. Why not check it out? Other fantastic shops include The Growler Station (, What’s on Tap (, Total Wine (, Crafted Beer (, and Growler Haus (

See y’all out there! Welcome to Greenville!



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