Beer From Here After Hours

What is Beer From Here?
We have the cure for what ALES you at the South Carolina Aquarium… brews with views! Join us for Beer From Here, an all-inclusive After Hours event that brings together the Lowcountry’s best breweries on the waterfront in downtown Charleston. Sample a variety of hometown hopped libations and sustainable tasting plates as you come face to face with wildlife and enjoy the summer sea breeze off the harbor. Tickets are limited and include local beer tastings, light bites, all the fun of the Aquarium and a souvenir tasting glass. All After Hours events are 21+.

Beer From Here will take place Friday, August 18 from 7–10 p.m. at the South Carolina Aquarium.

What breweries will be offering beer tastings?
We look forward to announcing our participating breweries soon!

How much are tickets and what does it include?
General admission tickets are $65 per person and Aquarium member tickets are $60 per person.

Tickets include entrance to the Aquarium, 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?
Tickets can be purchased here. Please note, to avoid ticket scams, only purchase tickets directly from the South Carolina Aquarium website or Customer Service Center.

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. We encourage all who wish to attend to buy tickets prior to the event. If there are tickets available on the date of the event, you will be able to buy them at the gate.

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 beverage is 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.

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.

Please note, all attendees of Beer From Here are expected to follow the South Carolina Aquarium Code of Conduct. The Aquarium reserves the right to ask guests to leave at any time with no refund should inappropriate or dangerous behavior, including excessive inebriation, be displayed.