South Bay Weekend Craft Beer Guide: Phantom Carriage in Carson holds grand opening Saturday, Three Weavers in Inglewood releases strong pale ale and more

Psst: if you walk in the brewery tonight and specifically ask for the beer you will get it ahead of the masses.

Also:

*Alpine Village near Torrance hosts a Figueroa Mountain Brewery Tap Attack beginning at 5 p.m. Friday. Here’s the lineup: Lizard’s Mouth Double IPA, Black Bread Rye Porter, Frozen Goat Weizenbock, Monkey with Typewriters Rye and Sea Foam Belgian IPA.

*Almost two dozen Southern California breweries are participating in Brewtopia Sunday in Hermosa Beach.

Finally, for those of you who want to get the weekend started early: