So we’ve been open for 8 months now, and it’s been a wild ride. We want to thank our loyal patrons who have supported us along the way, by throwing a big-ass Halloween party at the end of the month and hosting multiple contests for a chance to give back to you.
October 27th: HALLOWEEN PARTY/Costume Contest, featuring a live performance by Jimmy Buffy & The Vampire Slayers
October 28th: Pumpkin Carving Contest!
October 31st: Spooky Movie Night
All month: Canine Costume Contest (instagram photo challenge)
Read on for the details of each event!
Date: Saturday, October 27th
We’re going ALL OUT this year. Join us on the evening of October 27th as we party hardy. And WEAR YOUR COSTUMES! Our barrel room is going to be all decked out and spooky. And we’ll have a special live performance by our very own Anthony (Danger) Hernandez, by his holiday project Jimmy Buffy & The Vampire Slayers.
The costume contest judging will be held at 10pm and the winner will be determined by the crowd. Loudest cheers gets the prize!
1st place winner: $100 Gift Certificate & 4 crowler fills of your choice in a crowler tote bag
2nd place winner: Swag Bag & 1 crowler fill of your choice
Date: Sunday, October 28th
B.Y.O.P. (Bring Your Own Pumpkin) to enter into the Pumpkin Carving Contest! All pumpkins in the running must be carved ON SITE. Tools will be provided.
There will be two separate runnings: One for kids, and one for adults.
***Please have your pumpkin pre-gutted!*** This will allow you ample time to create a masterpiece.
All pumpkins in the running will be displayed in the brewery, and the winner will be chosen by community voting. The winner will be decided on October 31st, to allow the community enough time to cast their votes! Votes must be placed on-site. To vote, leave a $5 donation (which will benefit a local charity) and will receive a 20% off voucher to the brewery.
Adult prize: $50 Gift Certificate & 2 crowler fills.
Kid prize: Swag Bag (filled with all kinds of goodies) and choice of local charity in which the voters’ donations will benefit.
Date: Month-long (ends Oct. 30th)
Enter your furry friend for a chance to win big! How it works:
- Snap a photo of your pup in costume.
- Submit your photo by posting it on instagram, and be sure to tag @tarponriverbrewing AND @dogsoftarponriverbrewing, and use the hashtag #dogsofTRB. ***You must follow both pages in order to be considered in the running.***
- Share with friends!
- All photos will be posted on the Dogs of Tarpon River Brewing Instagram page/story, and the winner will be decided by whichever picture gets the most likes!
- 4 crowler fills of your choice in a crowler-tote
- A 4-pack of Honey Love Imperial Cream Ale
- A 4-pack of Deflated New England IPA
- $25 Gift Certificate
- Free T-Shirt
- A signed (by the brewery) and framed print of the winning photo
- Local fame & glory
Submissions will be accepted until October 30th, and the winner will be announced on October 31st. Must be a local Florida resident. Prizes will not be mailed, you must come and collect!
Date: Wednesday, October 31st
Time: 6pm & 9pm
On Halloween night, not only will we be passing out candy, but we’re also going to be hosting our very first Way Back Wednesday movie night! Special Halloween edition!
There will be 2 movies: Hocus Pocus at 6pm and What We Do In The Shadows at 9pm. Brown Bag Popcorn Co. will be making a special Halloween-themed batch of popcorn for you to snack on while you watch, and we’re offering beer pitcher specials for your pleasure and convenience 🙂