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Savor the Taste of FeBREWary in Baltimore!

Feb 12, 2018

Listen up, brew lovers! February is FeBREWary in Maryland, the official month-long celebration of craft beer, and there is no better place to honor the occasion than Baltimore. Ever since the first German immigrants set up elaborate breweries and beer gardens, Charm City has embraced its proud history of local brewing. Today, the city’s suds scene is thriving with craft beer served by tap houses, sports bars, and breweries big and small.

To celebrate FeBREWary, Baltimore is showcasing a variety of tap takeovers, festivals, beer tastings, and more. Check out the following list of hop-happy beer celebrations. You might find a new favorite hangout spot close to home!

Hometown Brews Special at Mt. Washington Tavern

5700 Newbury Street, Baltimore, Maryland

Every Wednesday through Feb. 28, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.

In the celebratory spirit of all things brew and beautiful, Mt. Washington Tavern is offering half-price deals on all Maryland brews every Wednesday. It’s the perfect way to celebrate hump day! Learn more at

Sip & Swipe Right at Heavy Seas Beer

4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Halethorpe, Maryland

February 14, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Come to the Heavy Seas Tap Room on Valentine's Day, where they’ll be offering drink specials all night long for online daters. Show the bartenders that you're with your Tinder Match to enjoy $4 pints on all year-round drafts and $5 casks all night. Pieces of Eight food truck will be onsite serving their delicious wood-fired pizzas and other tasty menu items. Learn more at

Chocolate Hangover at Heavy Seas Beer

4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Halethorpe, Maryland

February 15, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Calling all chocolate lovers! Grab your crew and visit the Heavy Seas Tap Room for a chocolate smorgasbord. Parfections Hand-Made Chocolates will be onsite offering delicious chocolate pairings. Learn more at

HOP on the Brass Tap Bandwagon at Flying Dog

825 Dulaney Valley Road, Towson, Maryland

Feb. 15, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Brass Tap – Flying Dog’s brand new craft beer bar – opens soon in the Towson Town Center, and they’re celebrating the occasion with a fun and interactive hop class. Learn about Flying Dog’s hop selection process, rub and smell a variety of traditional and experimental hops, and then taste the beers. Learn more at

Beer Can Release and Record Swap at Atomic Books

83620 Falls Road, Baltimore, Maryland

Feb. 16, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

To celebrate the new collaboration between Monument City Brewing and The Brewer's Art – a tasty brew called Crosstown Vol. 2 – Baltimore’s Atomic Books will host a beer can release and record swap party. Looking to get rid of any old records? Bring them over, find some new music, and enjoy Crosstown at happy hour prices. Learn more at

Max’s Belgian Beer Fest at Max’s Taphouse

737 S. Broadway, Baltimore, Maryland

February 16-19, 11 a.m. to closing

Max’s annual Belgian beer festival is legendary, with more than 200 draft beers and 200 bottled beers, as well as a full Belgian-inspired menu. New this year is February 19’s “Wild and Sour Day,” which features 20 bottles and 20 drafts of American sour beers. Learn more at

UNION 2018 Pinewood Derby at UNION Craft Brewing

1700 Union Avenue, Suite D, Baltimore, Maryland

February 18, noon to 5 p.m.

UNION is hosting an old-fashioned Pinewood Derby at the brewery. Grab a build kit, make a racer, and run it on the 40-foot-long derby track for great prizes, including one can or bottle of every special release beer in 2018! Must be at least 21 years of age to race. Well Crafted Pizza will be on site serving their signature wood-fired pies. Learn more at

Heavy Seas Wake 'n' Bacon at Heavy Seas Beer

4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Halethorpe, Maryland

February 18, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Have a Sunday Funday at the Heavy Seas Tap Room, complete with brunch, specialty casks, and brewery tours. In addition to eight beers on draft, there will also be specialty casks made using coffee from around the world. Learn more at

Launch Party at DuClaw Brewing

8901 Yellow Brick Road, Suite B, Baltimore, Maryland

Feb. 24, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Celebrate the release of DuClaw’s new dessert and sour canned beers, and the arrival of Raven Beer to the brewery’s taps. Enjoy live music, brewery tours, and fun kids’ activities. Must be at least 21 years of age to drink. Learn more at