Sip, Sip, Hooray! Alachua County Ale Trail Digital Pass
Welcome to the Sippin’ Seven Alachua County Ale Trail. Alachua County is home to seven distinct breweries featuring friendly gathering spaces with live music and events, Best Florida Beer Professional Championship award-winning brews, plus delish menus and food trucks.
Sign up for our easy and fun digital pass and unlock rewards by checking into craft breweries throughout Gainesville and Alachua County. Earn “Billy the Bison and the Brew Birds” branded merch when you sign up and visit your first brewery. Earn more rewards by checking in and building your points, then stop by the Visit Gainesville, Alachua County office or Daft Cow Brewing Company to redeem.
Cheers to you and to Sippin’ All Seven! Merch available while supplies last.
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Behold, the sippin' seven. Craft Breweries in Alachua County:
Big Top Brewing Company
201 SE 2nd Ave. #101, Gainesville, FL 32601
“Let every sip defy what you thought possibly in beer ” is our mission we distill in every craft beer we brew. With our father brewery being rooted in Sarasota, a lot of our beers and kitchen craft products like to portray a circus or Florida heritage theme within a fun and lively environment.
Cypress & Grove Brewing Company
1001 NW 4th St., Gainesville, FL 32601
Named after the original crossroads, this 15 barrel neighborhood production brewery is built in an old ice plant. We use water from a 386 ft deep artesian well located in our building that was originally used to provide water for ice production which now is used to make our beer.
First Magnitude Brewing Company
1220 SE Veitch St., Gainesville, FL 32601
First Magnitude is a craft brewery and tap room located in downtown Gainesville, Florida. We are about great beer, an excellent space for enjoying a pint and being an active part of our community. It matters to us, and is what we strive to do well. Enjoy our beer and join us in our vision to celebrate what makes Florida naturally great.
Swamp Head Brewery
3650 SW 42nd Ave., Gainesville, FL 32608
This local brewery offers 28 taps of craft beer in a welcoming taproom with weekly beer releases, daily food trucks, and occasional live music.
Blackadder Brewing Company
618 NW 60th St. Ste A, Gainesville, FL 32607
This lovely microbrewery is located on the west side of Gainesville with charming, old world atmosphere. 40 taps of Blackadder beer, guest beer, guest wine, guest cider and sodas. Now featuring an old world coffee shop Tue-Fri 7 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Daft Cow Brewery
Tech City Cir., Alachua, FL 32615
Alachua’s first craft brewery is located in San Felasco Tech City center. We offer 15 beers that are brewed onsite, along with guest cider and seltzer.
High Springs Brewing Company
18562 NW 237th St., High Springs, FL 32643
This family-owned and operated brewery is nestled in the beautiful downtown of High Springs, Florida. We are an open-air establishment with a nice lawn to be enjoyed by all ages.