National IPA Day (August 3rd) and International Beer Day (August 4th) are right around the corner, and Miami’s craft beer scene is gearing up for an unforgettable celebration!
International Beer Day is a global celebration of beer that takes place on the first Friday of August every year. It’s a day to appreciate the art and science of brewing, to enjoy the diversity and creativity of beer styles, and to share a pint with friends and fellow beer lovers.
If you’re looking for the best places to celebrate International Beer Day in Miami, you’re in luck. The Magic City has plenty of options for beer enthusiasts, from local breweries and craft beer bars to international restaurants and waterfront venues.
This year Miami-born breweries have exciting events and deals lined up to mark these special occasions. Join us as we explore the festivities and sippable deals you won’t want to miss!
Wynwood Brewing Company
Founded in 2013, Wynwood Brewing Company holds the distinction of being Miami’s first craft production brewery. Rooted in its founders’ Puerto Rican heritage and the vibrant Wynwood arts district, the brewery has become a beloved local destination for craft beer enthusiasts. Known for its flagship beer, “La Rubia Blonde Ale,” and holding the esteemed title of the Official Local Beer of the Miami HEAT, Wynwood Brewing Company continues to impress with its dedication to bringing fresh, delicious, and creative beers to the people of South Florida and tourists alike.
National IPA Day at Wynwood Brewing Company: Fools Flight Game and Free Beer Flight
On National IPA Day, Wynwood Brewing Company is all set to celebrate with an exciting “Fools Flight” game. Patrons can participate by guessing the name of the featured IPAs on tap for a chance to win a free beer flight. With a variety of hop-forward brews on offer, it’s a delightful opportunity for IPA enthusiasts to explore and enjoy the range of flavors crafted by the skilled brewers at Wynwood.
International Beer Day at Wynwood Brewing Company: 20% Off All Beer To-Go Purchases
As International Beer Day rolls around, the celebrations continue at Wynwood Brewing Company with a fantastic offer of 20% off all beer to-go purchases. Take the party home and stock up on your favorite brews to share with friends or savor during special moments. It’s the perfect way to commemorate the joy of International Beer Day and the craftmanship of Miami’s first craft production brewery.
Veza Sur Brewing Company
Another gem of Miami’s craft beer scene is Veza Sur Brewing Company, a brewery with deep Latin and American roots. Veza Sur prides itself on being #HechaEnMiami, crafting flavorful and sessionable beers that embrace the city’s diverse cultural influences. Nestled in an eclectic urban oasis, the brewery offers a unique setting where patrons can enjoy cold beers and immerse themselves in Miami’s vibrant atmosphere.
National IPA Day at Veza Sur Brewing Company: 50% Off All Veza Sur IPAs
For National IPA Day, Veza Sur Brewing Company is offering an irresistible deal of 50% off all Veza Sur IPAs. It’s an excellent chance to indulge in a selection of hoppy delights, from traditional IPAs to more experimental varieties. Whether you’re a seasoned IPA enthusiast or new to the style, this offer is too good to pass up.
International Beer Day at Veza Sur Brewing Company: Beer Pint and Branded Hat for $10
On International Beer Day, Veza Sur Brewing Company has a treat in store for visitors. With the purchase of any beer pint, patrons can also score a stylish branded hat for just $10. Celebrate the day in style while toasting to the rich cultural heritage of Miami and the craft of great beer.
Biscayne Bay Brewing Company
Biscayne Bay Brewing Company is Downtown’s first and only brewery, offering 12 beers on tap including their signature 6 core beers, all ranging from an American Pale Ale, Porter, Pilsner, German-style lager, and Indian Pale Ales like their NEW seasonal Summertime Haze, their FIRST Hazy IPA- launching this August! For those who seek culinary harmony, their culinary team has curated an array of delectable savory bites to pair perfectly with their brews. From a mouthwatering Wagyu Burger, Four-Cheese Flatbreads to savory Charcuterie Board delights with a touch of spice, each bite is designed to complement the unique flavors of their craft brews, enhancing your experience to a whole new level. And let’s not forget about their Happy Hour specials! From Wednesday through Sunday, between 5 pm to 7 pm, they offer an unbeatable deal of $5 core beers, including their new seasonal Summertime Haze IPA, allowing you to indulge in your favorite brew without breaking the bank. For those who prefer the grape over the grain, they also have a delightful selection of wines available at just $9 during Happy Hour.
Cerveceria La Tropical, Wynwood
A modern take on Cuba’s oldest brewery, Cerveceria La Tropical is a Cuban-inspired taproom, restaurant and botanical beer garden in Wynwood. Head to the bar to order the popular La Original Ámbar Lager, or be transported to Cuba as you sip and stroll through the garden, admiring vibrant murals by local painters. The food alone is a reason to go, as the kitchen is helmed by beloved Miami restaurateurs Cindy Hutson and Delius Shirley.
42 NE 25th St., Miami, FL 33137
Lincoln’s Beard Brewing Co., Miami
While many Miami breweries are found in Wynwood, Lincoln’s Beard Brewing Co. has made a name for itself in the Bird Road Arts District, a collection of warehouses near South Miami and Westchester. This industrial space juxtaposes exposed ductwork with a homey, vintage feel, paying homage to “Honest Abe” with its name and the thousands of pennies glued to its ceiling. Beer lovers will find Lincoln’s Beard’s own brews here, such as the Morning Glory Blonde Ale and the Old News Pilsner, as well as wine and “guest beverages” from other Miami breweries.
7360 SW 41st St., Miami, FL 33155
J. Wakefield Brewing, Wynwood
If you’ve ever heard of “that Star Wars bar in Wynwood,” J. Wakefield Brewing is the place they’re talking about. Named for its owner, brewmaster Johnathan Wakefield, this hangout serves everything from sours and IPAs to Florida Weisse-style beers made with local fruits, teas, spirits and spices. It’s hard to say which will keep your attention longer – the coconut-infused El Jefe Hefeweizen, the wall-to-wall “Star Wars” mural or the Empire-themed beer garden.
120 NW 24th St., Miami, FL 33127
The Tank Brewing Co., Doral
Occupying a 25,000-square-foot building on the outskirts of Doral, The Tank Brewing Co. whips up what it calls “liquid innovation.” Choose from 16 Miami-inspired craft beers on tap, including the Belgian-style wheat La Finca Miami, Freedom Tower Amber Ale, La Playita Pils and El Farito IPA. Expect a fun industrial vibe here, with high ceilings, exposed ductwork and classic games such as cornhole, dominoes, cards and life-size Jenga.
5100 NW 72nd Ave., Bay A1, Miami, FL 33166
MIA Beer Company
With more than 150 beers being made and 54 draft lines, MIA Beer Company offers something for everyone. From light beers like the Miami Weiss to darker selections like the imperial stout Little Friend as well as a healthy selection of hoppys and sours, beer aficionados will find plenty of choices to love.
Whether you’re looking for a casual or sophisticated setting, a local or exotic flavor, or a light or strong brew, you’ll find it in Miami on International Beer Day. Cheers!