RateBeer Winter Gathering Jacksonville

Thursday, February 21, 2013 - Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 6pm Thursday until you leave on Sunday!

Jacksonville, FL, USA 32204



Grand Tasting Google doc (BM drowland with your email address to edit):


Hotel information (call and mention RateBeer Winter Gathering group):

*Upscale-Wyndham regularly $115+ our rate $84+ for 2 Dbl or Queen. Parking fee will be 50% off too. Breakfast included-if quad, thereís a slight additional charge.

*Basic-Extended Stay America 2 Double Beds-2 people regularly $65+ our rate $57+. Queen-2 people is $57+ or 1 person is $53+. Parking is free. Breakfast NOT included.

We will begin with a welcome dinner at Kickbackís Gastropub on Thursday night at 6pm with an awesome taplist!

Friday will be an all day bus tour of the breweries in town, capped off with beach time in the late evening. The bus leaves at 9am with or without you!
Bold City
Brewerís Pizza (lunch)
Seven Bridges
Engine 15 (dinner)
Green Room/Beach
Return to hotel

Saturday will be the Grand Tasting at Intuition Ale Works at 2pm!

Sunday is recovery and travel!

Exact schedule is in the itinerary above!

-drowland, jcwattsrugger, and several others that are helping out!

Platinum Sponsors:
Grassroots Natural Market
Intuition Aleworks

Gold Sponsors:
Green Room Brewing
Orchid Island Brewing
Gravity Brewbar
Proof Brewing Company

Bronze Sponsors:
Mile Marker
Engine 15
Seven Bridges
Jax Brew Bus

With beer at the various events from:
Intuition Aleworks
Green Room
Engine 15
Orchid Island
Gravity Brewbar
Funky Buddha
Bold City
7venth Sun
St. Somewhere
Golden Horn
The Abbey
Proof Brewing Company
Three Palms
Cask & Larder
Front Street Brewing (NC)
Due South
Mile Marker Brewing
Pinglehead/Brewerís Piza
Seven Bridges
Big River Disney
La Cumbre
Spider Bite
Cigar City
Confluence (IA)
Barley Mow

We are working with the following to get beer as well:
Big Storm
Tampa Bay Brewing Company
Cold Storage - Florida Avenue
J Wakefield

Cost: Various - read your BM!

Contact Info

Danny (drowland)
BM me!


hey danny!
        TURDFERGUSON, 10/4/2013
yeah bitch get some
        Zoradamus, 2/15/2013
Everyone please BM me your cellphone number for contact purposes involving the bus tour, etc. Thanks!
        drowland, 2/7/2013
Anyone driving want to meet Tibs and I in Atlanta on Weds night?
        aobecksy, 2/6/2013
        SudsMcDuff, 1/25/2013
I will be in attendance.
        steppnrazr, 12/3/2012
Iím so looking forward to this gathering and meeting everyone. I am bringing back to Jax various brews from La and I will be making a trip to Connecticut in less than 2 weeks. Message me if there is anything particular I can bring back!
        JaxBrewBitch, 11/28/2012
Iím considering it. Iíd appreciate if I could get the info regarding the bus reservations. Cheers!
        Leighton, 11/25/2012
Canít wait to meet see old pals and meet some new folks
        beastiefan2k, 11/24/2012
Booked a room at the Wyndham. Only 3 months to go!
        blomster, 11/14/2012
booked a room and ready to go
        decaturstevo, 10/11/2012
Iím in!! But this time, Iím drinking 100% of the time!!
        BarZigKin, 10/6/2012
Possibility as of right now.
        Rosebud butternuts, 10/6/2012
Three Palms Brewing is on board!
        hopscotch, 10/5/2012
Sponsorships=Brilliant! Danny came up with this plan. We decided to offer 6 sponsorships, We can do Bronze level, after the 1st 6 are spoken for. This will reduce attendees cost on the Bus Tour Package. In about 2 wks, only 1 Gold is available.
        jcwattsrugger, 10/3/2012