Astro Lab Brewing announced the brewpub will hold its grand opening this Friday, Oct. 19, from 4 p.m. to midnight at its location at 8216 Georgia Ave.

In addition to its initial line up of craft beers, the celebration will include a special launch release.

The event will also feature offerings from Virginia’s Bold Rock Cidery and The Sweet Farm in Frederick County, which produces a variety of naturally fermented krauts.

The brewery held a Family and Friends night last week and had a soft opening with limited hours over the weekend. It will be open five days a weeks pouring IPAs, saisons, pilsners and lagers as well as seasonal brews and offering a limited selection of artisan foods.

The brewery’s hours will be 4-11 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 3 p.m. to midnight Friday, noon to midnight on Saturday and noon to 10 p.m. on Sunday.

The company’s full website will go live later today.

Photo of Family & Friends night by Joe Foley

Astro Lab Brewing Grand Opening Set for Friday

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Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Astro Lab Brewing Grand Opening Set for Friday