Buffalo and the surrounding areas have so many incredible breweries.  Now, they're offering a pass to visit them all and support Autism awareness.

You've heard of the Niagara Wine Trail and the Finger Lakes Wine Trail...but what is there here for beer drinkers?

The answer is:  a lot.  There are tons of incredible breweries here to try out and now, there's even more incentive to check them all out.  It's called the "WNY Beer Trail" and there is a pass that you can buy that will give you discounts at all of them and help to support Autism awareness at the same time.

According to WIVB, the idea came from a man named Thomas Whitmarsh who was trying to brainstorm a way to help more people discover all that there is in the Buffalo craft beer scene.

“I had wished something would happen in Buffalo along the lines of the Finger Lakes Wine Trail and I said something like a Buffalo beer trail.  That was the ‘aha’ moment.” - WNY Beer Trail creator Thomas Whitmarsh.

This month, if you buy a 2021 WNY Beer Trail Pass for $25 you'll get two, half-price beers at all 38 locations across WNY listed on the trail.  Plus, just for this month, he’s donating a portion of ALL sales to the Autism Nature Trail at Letchworth State Park.  You  can  learn  more  about the  ANT (Autism Nature Trail)  here   www.autismnaturetrail.com

So who is on the trail?

2021  WNY Beer Trail Members

Belt Line Brewery

Big  Ditch  Brewing

BlackBird  Cider  Works

Bottle  Rocket  Beer  Reserve

BriteSmith  Brewing

Buffalo  Brewing  Company

Buffalo  Brew  Pub

Buffalo  Distilling  Co.

Dublin  Corners Farm  Brewery

Duff’s  Eastern  Hills

Ellicottville  Brewing

Eli  Fish  Brewing  Co.

Fattey  Beer  Co.

Five  &  20  Brewing  and  Distillery

Flying  Bison  Brewing

42  North  Brewing

First  Line  Brewing

Hamburg  Brewing

Hatchets  &  Hops

Lilly  Belle  Meads

Live  Edge  Brewing

Moor  Pat

Murphy  Brown’s  Craft  Beer  Empourium

New  York  Beer  Project

Nickel  City  BrewZ

Pizza  Plant

Resurgence  Brewing

Rusty  Nickel Brewing

Sato Brew  Pub

Silver  Lake  Brewing  Project

Steelbound  Brewing

Stoneyard  Brewing

Thin  Man  Brewing

TIL  Brewing

12  Gates  Brewing

Westshore  Brewing  Co.

Windy  Brewery

Woodcock  Brothers  Brewing

 

 

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