Florida Beer Company is a true pioneer in the craft beer industry, and began operating on the Space Coast in 1997. In 2005 they merged Indian River Brewery of Melbourne, FL, Ybor City Brewing of Tampa, FL, Key West Brewery of Key West and Miami Brewing of Miami FL into what today is Florida Beer Company.
Their Visitor Center and Tap Room provides an opportunity to see their brewery in operation. The brewery features modern craft brewing equipment and technologies openly on display for visitors to view. The brewery produces 28 different styles of Ales, Lagers and Ciders. At any give time visitors will find 12 to 14 different products available at the tasting room.
Private tours of the plant are available by special arrangement. Plant tours require proper dress – no open toe shoes or high heels, safety glasses must be worn. 16 and older only in plant. Children are welcome accompanied by parent, 21 and older to drink or purchase beer and cider – photo ID is required.