Sample favorites from South Florida’s ever-expanding craft beer and spirits industry at the inaugural Libations by the River on September 24, at Esplanade Park in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale will invite guests to indulge in the area’s beloved brews, spirit-focused beverages, and bites from local food trucks from 2 to 6 p.m. The event also serves an opportunity for the community to meet the entrepreneurs behind their favorite sips.
The following purveyors will be serving up samples: Funky Buddha Brewery, American Icon Brewery, Shady Distillery, Gulf Stream Brewing Company, Hill Billy Beverages, Paradise Prosecco, PRP Wine International, Tarpon River Brewing, and South Beach Brewing Company.
Attendees opt for a five-sample tasting, which is $20 through September 16 and $25 after that date. Alternatively, guests can purchase individual beers, cocktails, and wine for $7 (vary in size depending on the drink choice).