Ormond Brewing Company of Ormond Beach has been operating for just over a year now and is set to expand the operation.
Orchid Island Brewery, Indian River’s craft brewery, is expanding after only a few months in business. After opening in late August 2014, the small brewery will be moving its tasting room and across the courtyard from their current location at 2855 Ocean Drive. The new tasting room should come online around December, according to an article in local newspaper TC Palm.
Tomoka Brewery, Ormond Beach’s first craft brewery, will soon be expanding their operation. Tomoka owners Peter Szunyogh and Jen Hawkins will are settling on a facility outside of Ormond Beach in Port Orange to house their fifteen-barrel brewing system and new restaurant. While the current facility makes one barrel of beer at a time for their eight-tap pizza restaurant, the new facility will have twelve taps and be able to brew fifteen barrels of beer at a time.
On June 28, 2014, Tampa Bay Brewing Company will be hosting the Bad A** Beerfest – A Ground Breaking Event. This one of a kind, local only beerfest taking place on the future site of the Tampa Bay Brewing Company Production Brewery & Restaurant at 13937 Monroe’s Business Park Tampa, FL 33635. (Located near the intersection of Race Track Road and Hillsborough Avenue.)
3 Daughters Brewing (3DB) of Saint Petersburg has been working hard since opening to keep Saint Petersburg, Tampa, and Sarasota flowing with their beers. This month’s 3 Daughters newsletter contains some interesting tidbits about the brewery’s plans for the future: