The Hopped Up Highlands Craft Pub Crawl


The Hopped Up Highlands Pub Crawl is set to run in November with amazing bars & restaurants craft beer drink specials, dozens of craft beer options, and so much more! The crawl will stop at all the participating bars (HOPS craft beer wine bar, Tashmoo Restaurant & Bar, End of Elm, George and Martha’s American Grille) along the way.  Here’s what we know according to our friend Lauren from the NJ Highlands Commission who are organizing this event to benefit their water commission! Go Green and drink great beer with me (Gene) and a bunch of other great beer people!

The Hopped Up Highlands Craft Pub Crawl taking place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 6:00PM – 11:00PM at four to five downtown Morristown bars (TBA) that have the best and most extensive choices of craft beer. We anticipate 125 people to participate each receiving a keepsake craft beer crawl T-shirt, custom blinky button, discounts on craft beer and food, ability to participate in our Instagram scavenger hunt pub crawl photo, chance to win 50/50 prize and sign a clean water pledge banner. This event is being co-produced by New Jersey Highlands Coalition (NJHC) and Morris Area Society of Home Brewers. The Hopped Up Highlands Craft Pub Crawl is an event to raise awareness and money about clean water in the New Jersey Highlands and celebrate the importance of good ingredients in craft beer! Visit our Facebook Event and Eventbrite pages

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There are some fun activities during the event:

  • Instagram scavenger hunt pub crawl photos and win prizes (donation of prizes greatly appreciated)

Instagram – During the crawl, ten (10) strategically placed water droplet with facts (one at each pub and one extra “wild card”) will be dropped along the route. You must “find” all 10 water droplet by doing the following: Access to Instagram via your smart phone or device is required. 1. Log on to Instagram (your account must be unlocked) 2. Snap a photo of each found water droplet and upload the image using the hashtag #SaveH2O. If you “find” all 10 water droplets, your name will be entered into a drawing for a Prize Pack which consists of all the swag.

Bag of ridiculous photo props and have your crawlers take selfies with random strangers while wearing/utilizing various props. Use crazy hats, over-sized sunglasses, fake beards, mustaches, ugly sweaters, etc. Possibly provide prizes at the finish for best/worst photos, most photos, most photos with bartenders, totally random photos, etc. 

  • Chance to win 50/50 cash prize
  • Sign the clean water pledge banner (clean water pledge attached)

Not only will we provide the anticipated 125 participates each a keepsake craft beer crawl T-shirt, we will also be handing out custom blinky button that have a QRC code with special offers (discount).  This will also allow participating bars to identify The Hopped Up Highlands Pub Crawl attendees. If people want to stay the night, Hotel options available.

More information and takeaways are listed in these PDFs

Hotel Discount Rates for Pub Crawlers

THE WESTIN GOVERNOR MORRIS is providing a room discount and to reserve a room visit or call (973) 539-7300

BEST WESTERN PLUS Morristown Inn is offering 10% off call to make a reservation at 973-540-1700

Sponsors and Supporters

  • New Jersey Highlands Coalition
  • Morris Area Society Homebrewers
  • McMahon, Martin & Gallagher LLP
  • Cask & Kettle Homebrew
  • New Jersey Craft Beer
  • Angry Erik’s Brewing
  • Morris Tap & Grill
  • HOPS craft beer wine bar
  • Tashmoo Restaurant & Bar
  • End of Elm
  • George and Martha’s American Grille
  • Hunterdon Distributors
  • Carton Brewing Company
  • NJ Girls Pint Out
  • The Blue Collar Foodie
  • Uber
  • Tuckahoe Brewing Company
  • Sly Fox Brewing Company
  • Shop-Rite of Morristown
  • Tito’s Burritos & Wings
  • Panther Pub
  • Qdoba
  • Cricket Hill Brewery
  • 381 Main Bar & Grill
  • Morris Rugby
  • Bolero Snort Brewery
  • Cloverleaf Tavern

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