Let us recap some facts about Arkansas that you DO NOT need to know (via 50states.com):
- Akransas’ Mountain View is home to one of the largest producers of handmade dulcimers in the world;
- Clark Bluff, Ark., overlooking the St. Francis River, contains enough chalk to supply the nation for years; and
- The World’d Championship Duck Calling Contest is held annually in Stuttgart, Ark.
And now here’s some important news you should really remember about Arkansas: Victory Brewing Co. is bringing its craft to the beer drinking fans of “The Natural State.” The footprint expansion west marks the 36th state Victory can be found and by mid-June, Arkansas residents will be able to purchase Victory at craft beer bars, restaurants, liquor stores and major gourmet grocery stores throughout the state.
“We’ve had many requests to bring our beer to Arkansas and are extremely excited we can finally oblige by offering our full-flavored beer to these fans and introduce Victory to a new audience of craft beer lovers,” said Vice President of Sales and Marketing Steve German.
Victory’s brews will enter the market under distribution by Arkansas Craft Distributors. Fans can expect to see Victory debut at Foam Fest on May 9, and Summer Love Ale available on draft beginning May 11. By mid-June, Victory’s famed DirtWolf, Prima Pils, Golden Monkey and HopDevil will be available for purchase at retail outlets throughout the state. Distribution of Victory’s other core brands and seasonal selections will follow shortly after the initial launch.