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What is Beer From Here?

Beer From Here is a one-of-a-kind night at the South Carolina Aquarium! Part of our After Hours event series, this all-inclusive evening lets you sample bountiful brews from some of the Lowcountry’s favorite breweries. Enjoy an IPA with a stingray, a lager with a loggerhead, a stout with a trout… and way more combinations than we can list! So join us for a night of hops on the Harbor — Your ticket includes unlimited beer samples, light bites from local restaurants, entertainment, animal encounters and a souvenir tasting glass. This event is 21+. Beer From Here will take place Friday, August 19 from 7–10 p.m. at the South Carolina Aquarium.

What breweries will be offering beer tastings?

  • Commonhouse Aleworks
  • Frothy Beard Brewing Company
  • Hobcaw Brewing Company
  • Holy City Brewing
  • Indigo Reef Brewing Company
  • LO-Fi Brewing
  • Low Tide Brewing
  • Snafu Brewing Company
  • Tideland Brewing
  • Tradesman Brewing Company
  • Two Blokes Brewing

How much are tickets and what does it include?

Early bird tickets (available through July 31, 2022) are $60 per person. Beginning August 1, 2022, general admission tickets are $65 per person and Aquarium member tickets are $60 per person. Tickets include entrance to the Aquarium, unlimited samples of a variety of beers from local craft breweries, light bites, entertainment, animal encounters and a souvenir tasting glass.

Where can I buy tickets?

This event is now SOLD OUT. Keep an eye out for ticket sales for our next After Hours event, Southern Spirits, releasing soon!

What time do doors open and when does the event end?

Doors open at 7 p.m. No entry will be allowed after 9:15 p.m. No re-entry to the event is allowed. Tasting stations and supplemental bars will close at 9:45 p.m., and the event concludes at 10 p.m.

Will I be able to buy tickets at the gate?

With a limited number of tickets available, we anticipate selling out prior to the event, so we encourage all who wish to attend to purchase early! If there are tickets available on the date of the event, you will be able to buy them at the gate. Please note, to avoid ticket scams, only purchase tickets directly from the South Carolina Aquarium website or Customer Service Center.

What should I wear?

Most attendees of Beer From Here come dressed in casual attire.

What should I bring?

Please have your ticket and photo I.D. ready. All After Hours events are 21+. You may also bring a refillable water bottle, but no other outside food or beverages are permitted.

Will this event take place if it rains?

Yes, all After Hours events are held rain or shine.

Can I receive a refund for my ticket if I can no longer attend?

All tickets are non-refundable. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, your ticket purchase helps fund our mission, including animal care, education programming, conservation efforts and the Sea Turtle Care Center™.

Where should I park?

There is a city-operated parking garage located at 24 Calhoun Street, as well as metered parking in the areas surrounding the Aquarium. Due to the nature of this event, we encourage riding with a designated driver or using a ride-share service. If you drive to and from the event, please do so responsibly.