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September 2019 Blue Toad Hard Cider Events

Hello September! The month for apples, pumpkins, and cider of any variety. We can’t wait to celebrate a new school year and the start of everyone’s favorite season with you.

Check back for updates throughout the month!

Central Virginia Area Events

Monday, September 2nd – Labor Day at the Cider Farm!

Celebrate all of your hard work this year with Blue Toad Hard Cider. We will have cider floats (and soda floats for the kids) plus live music from 2-5pm.

Labor Day and End of Summer Celebration in Waynesboro

If you’re in Waynesboro, stop by our Cider House for cider floats, soda floats and live music between 3-6pm.

Rochester, New York Area Events

Thursday, September 5th – Flight Night Tap Takeover

Eli Fish Brewing Company in Batavia invites Blue Toad Hard Cider for a tap takeover featuring Flower City Blonde, ROC Hard Amber, Orange Crush and Harvest Fest. The event takes place between 5-11pm.

Sunday, September 22nd – CiderFest Train Rides

The Rochester and Genesee Valley Railroad Museum hosts CiderFest Train Rides 2019. Join us and local cideries for train rides and cider tastings. Ages 21 and over only.

Monday, September 23rd – Brush Calligraphy

Come learn the basics of brush calligraphy while enjoying a pint of Blue Toad Hard Cider. Anna Vos will teach how to perfect your calligraphy an the tools to find your own style.

Monday, September 30th – Alcohol Ink: Elephant Prints

Laura Cott will help you experiment with ink application and watercolor all while enjoying Blue Toad Hard Cider.

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‘The Core’ Mug Club in Virginia

We’ve brought our popular Mug Club to Central Virginia. ‘The Core’ Mug Club is available to you as an exclusive opportunity to join our membership club and get lots of goodies throughout the year. You can become a member in Roseland or Waynesboro (or you can purchase the membership online) and use it at both locations! The Core includes:
  • Exclusive 20oz Cider House Tumbler
  • 20oz refills for the price of a pint
  • 16oz refills for $1 off
  • Free kickoff pint
  • Free finale pint
  • Free birthday AND half birthday pint
  • Free pint for any new cider release
  • Free pint each month
  • Weekly specials
  • Exclusive monthly events
  • 15% off merchandise
  • 15% all growler fills
  • 15% off all can packs
  • 3 guest passes including a free flight for each guest
Join today for just $75! Membership spots are limited!
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Blue Toad Hard Cider Events, August 2019

The end of summer blues are upon us, but we are determined to make this summer last! Join us for some fun in the sun in Central Virginia and the Rochester area.

Check back for updates throughout the month!

Central Virginia Area Events

Saturday, August 31st – Bask’n at Basic – A Bask’n Outdoor Local Micro-Music Event

Mini local music Festival with Craft Beer, Craft Cider, Craft Kombucha, Pig Pickn. Serving food with Basic City Brewery from 12-10pm.

July through December – Join THE CORE Mug Club

Join our exclusive membership club – The Core Mug Club. With your membership, you receive a tumbler, a free pint when you sign up, on your birthday, on your half birthday, free pint per month and free cider release pint. We have weekly and monthly specials, 15% off merchandise, growler fills and can packs. You also receive discounts on all pints and so much more! Join today at our Waynesboro location.

Rochester, New York Area Events

Friday, August 2nd – Orange Crush Floats

Orange floats with our Orange Crush cider in a souvenir glass, day now more! Good while supplies last 😎. At our Henrietta tasting room from 4-7pm.

Friday, August 2nd – Buffalo Brewfest

Blue Toad will be pouring at the Buffalo Brewfest on Friday August 2 from 5-9:30pm at Buffalo Riverworks. Tickets are now on sale! All proceeds will benefit Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center!

Monday, August 5th & Monday, August 26th – Menu Planning: From Everyday to Entertaining

Do you need more ideas for meals through the week, or fun things to serve for parties? This is the class for you! We will go through meal planning/prepping for daily meals, how to pair flavors, and what’s awesome for entertaining. Students will leave with recipes and lots of new ideas! Snacks will be provided to enjoy during class. Please note: This ticket includes one glass of cider for those 21+. Anyone under the age of 21 can enjoy a non-alcoholic beverage. A happy half-hour will take place from 6:00pm-6:30pm and the class will run from 6:30pm-7:30pm.

Tuesday, August 6th – You’ll Leave This Room With Three Funny Jokes

Join us for a fast-paced intensive crash course in joke writing! Please note: This ticket includes one glass of cider for those 21+. Anyone under the age of 21 can enjoy a non-alcoholic beverage. A happy half-hour will take place from 6:00pm-6:30pm and the class will run from 6:30pm-9:00pm.

Saturday, August 10th – Beertavia

Blue Toad Hard Cider will be pouring at the 5th Annual Beertavia Craft Brew Fest from 3-6pm.

August 14, 15, 21 & 31 – Limited Edition Steal the Pint: Orange Crush

Our Orange Crush will be on tap at Bill Gray’s Chili (Aug. 14), The Beer Market Rochester (Aug. 15), Bill Gray’s Port of Rochester (Aug. 21), and Bill Gray’s North Greece Road (Aug. 31). It’s your chance to grab a seasonal limited edition pint glass.

Friday, August 16th – Flour City Brew Fest 2019

Blue Toad Hard Cider will be pouring at the Flour City Brew Fest from 6-9pm.

Sunday, August 18th – Cider & Food Pairing: Backyard BBQ

Join us at our place from 11:30am-12:30pm where we will provide the cider and Lulu’s will provide twists on some classic BBQ favorites!