The Willows at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 42 Century Drive, Bristol, hosts its Homecoming Hop Fest beer festival Nov. 28 from noon to 4 p.m., with beer and food tastings.
Representatives from more than 20 participating Northeast breweries will be pouring samples of their beers; the DoubleTree will also offer samples of its cookie martini, along with complimentary snacks.
Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door, and designated drivers are $10. All guests must be 21 or over. A portion of proceeds will benefit Bristol Community Organization Inc's energy assistance program.
Information and tickets: willowsbristol.com.