Alachua county, home to Gainesville and the University of Florida, is home to eight (8) breweries. All but two of these breweries are in Gainesville, while the others are in Alachua and High Springs. Two of these breweries draw on themes related to the local college sports teams: alligators and the swamp.
Note: Big Top Brewing Co.* is a secondary brew pub location with their primary headquarters in Sarasota. This brewery counts toward the county and regional total, but all Big Top locations count as one on the full State breweries list.Planning your visit. Whether or not the following icons are present, you will know whether a given brewery:
| | Offers Brewery Tours | | Sells Growlers To-Go | | Has Beer Garden or Outside Seating | | is Pet Friendly | | Sells Pint Glasses | | Sells Apparel and More | | Has Restaurant On-site | | Hosts Food Trucks | | Allows Outside Food and Delivery