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Charity Chili Cook-off to benefit the Athens Area Humane Society

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  • 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Location: Terrapin Brewery
  • Host: Terrapin Beer Co.
  • 265 Newton Bridge Road 
  • Athens, GA
  • Phone: (706) 705-2247
  • Price: $10
  • Time: From: 04:30 PM to 07:30 PM

The Athens Area Humane Society announces their 7th annual Charity Chili Cook-off at Terrapin Beer Company on Friday, September 9th from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. In addition to the chili cook off, in which local charities compete for a $300.00 grand prize, there will be live music by Lily Rose and a selection of adoptable puppies. 
 
The $10.00 donation to AAHS is for unlimited chili samples and includes a vote for the best chili. Tickets can be purchased at Terapin Beer Company day of event. The beer tasting at Terrapin is a separate $12.00 ticket and includes a special commemorative glass. Terrapin will donate a percentage from the beer/glass sales to AAHS. This event is open to all ages. However, patrons must be 21 and over to purchase a tasting glass at Terrapin.  This event will take place rain or shine.
 
Participating non-profits include: Oconee Regional Humane Society, AIDS Athens, Butterfly Dreams Farm, Athens Pets, Children First Inc., Oconee River Land Trust, Athens Area Diaper Drive, MOAS and Prevent Child Abuse Athens.  There are still more slots open for an entry fee of $25.00.
 
 
Terrapin Beer Company is located at 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, Georgia, 30607.  For more information: http://terrapinbeer.com/

The Athens Area Humane Society is a donor supported no-kill, non-profit organization dedicated to lowering area euthanasia rates through adoption, spay/neuter, and pet retention programs.  AAHS operates a low cost spay/neuter facility that is open to the public Monday through Thursday.  The adoption center is open seven days a week.  AAHS is located at 1781 Mars Hill Road, Watkinsville, Georgia  30677. For more information:  http://www.athenshumanesociety.org/

For more information about the Chili Cook-Off call 706-705-2247 or emailjane@athenshumanesociety.org

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Terrapin Brewery
265 Newton Bridge Road
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Founded by two brewers who share a commitment to creating world-class beers unsurpassed in flavor and character, Terrapin Beer Co. debuted their first beer at the Classic City Brew Fest in April 2002. Six months later that beer-Rye Pale Ale-brought home the Gold medal in the American Pale Ale category at the Great American Beer Festival, though being sold only in Athens.

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These days Terrapin is using their 40,000 sq. ft. facility to bring the best in craft beer to beer lovers in 15 states across the Southeast, and is growing more each day. Terrapin's portfolio includes 6 year-round beers, 4 Seasonal Sessions beers, the Monster Beer Tour collection of high-ABV seasonal brews, the Side Project series of one-time brewing improvisations, and several Special Releases and collaborations annually. Through innovation, experimentation, and good old hard work, Terrapin Beer Co. will continue its mission to create unique experiences through passionate brewing of the finest quality craft beer for many years to come.

TOURS AND TASTINGS: 

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See how it’s done! Terrapin Beer Co. is open from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. All visitors can take an on-demand tour of the brewery, and are able to purchase pints of beer starting at $5 in the tap room, as well as flights starting at $4.

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Visitors to the brewery can additionally purchase up to 288 ounces of canned or bottled beer at any point during their visit.

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Visiting and touring the brewery is free of charge, and guests are invited bring their furry friends to the tap room, though pets are not allowed on the brewery tours. 

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Please note that any visitor who wishes to take the guided tour through the facility must wear closed-toe shoes, safety glasses, and earplugs. Terrapin will provide safety glasses and earplugs.

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Want to have your event in a space as unique as the Classic City? Terrapin is available for private or corporate functions, parties, fundraisers, and events of all kinds. Package options include souvenir glassware for each guest (custom glasses available!), indoor and outdoor spaces, guided brewery tours, great beer, and the best backyard in Athens!

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