Maine Brew Fest September Session

Maine Brew Fest September Session

Sample some of Maine’s finest brews

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    September 13-15, 2019
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What's on tap? Our annual Maine Brew Fest Fall Session with craft beer and cider sampling from as many as 100 Maine breweries. This is a packed weekend with a beer dinner, an oyster tasting event, great food, family-friendly activities, and more.

Past breweries have included: 
Allagash Brewing Company, Baxter Brewing Company, Bear Bones Beer, Bissell Brothers, Bray's Brewery, Cushnoc Brewing Company, Definitive Brewing, Dirigo Brewing Company, Fore River Brewing Company, Foundation Brewing Company, Funky Bow Brewery, Geaghan Brothers, Geary's, Lone Pine Brewing Company, Maine Beer Company, Marsh Island Brewing, Mason's Brewing Company, Mast Landing Brewing Company, Nonesuch River Brewing, Norumbega Cidery, Norway Brewing Company, Orono Brewing Company, Ricker Hill Orchards, Rising Tide Brewing Company, Sebago Brewing Company, Shipyard Brewing Company, Steam Mill Brewing Company, Sunday River Brewing Company and more!


All Weekend

Mountain Park
Slopeside at South Ridge, 10AM-4PM

Enjoy scenic lift rides, disc golf, twin ziplines, the climbing wall and the bungee trampoline. Tickets are on sale now

Friday, September 13

Beer Dinner
Peak Lodge, 6:30PM

Get an early start to the Maine Brew Fest at our Peak Beer Dinner at the Peak Lodge. A limited number of tickets are available to this reservation-only, six-beer and food paired dinner. The dinner includes a Chondola ride to the mid-mountain Peak Lodge, an amazing seasonal menu, and of course, beer! Call 800-543-2754 to make your reservation. 

Saturday, September 14

Mahoosuc Ridge to The River Challenge 
Valentine Farm, 10AM

Join us in the morning before the Maine Brew Fest for a brand new event. This 10k and half marathon will be put on by The River Fund, Mahoosuc Pathways, and Mahoosuc Land Trust. Registration is open.

VIP Hour
Slopeside at South Ridge, 1-2PM

Be sure to get your favorite beers right from the get-go with a VIP ticket, which includes a commemorative t-shit, an hour of early access, and a tasting glass. 

General Tasting
Slopeside at South Ridge, 2-5PM

At the "Maine" event, those with a General Taster ticket can enjoy 100 samples of craft beer and cider. Tickets include a tasting glass. 

Maine OysterBrew
Slopeside at South Ridge, 1-5PM

Join us for a culinary experience pairing Maine craft beers with the world's best tasting oysters. Te experts from some of Maine's top oyster farms will be doing the shucking. Tickets for the OysterBrew are separate from the Maine Brew Fest tickets. 

Live Music with the Pete Kilpatrick Band
Slopeside at South Ridge, 1:30-4:30PM

Pete Kilpatrick has been named Maine's best act four times in the Portland Best Music Awards, and has performed with such artists as the Dave Matthews Band, Jason Mraz, Ray Lamontagne, Guster, Grace Potter, and more. 

Sunday, September 15 

Sunday's events will be announced soon. Stay tuned!

    • VIP Tasting
      through July 31


      • VIP Hour from 1-2PM with access to over 100 samples, plus the General Tasting from 2-5PM
      • Commemorative glass
      • Exclusive t-shirt
      • Live music

    • General Taster
      through July 31


      • Access to over 100 samples from 2-5PM
      • Commemorative glass
      • Live music

    • Beer Dinner
      Purchase tickets by calling 800-543-2754.


      • Chondola ride to the Peak Lodge
      • Six-beer and four-course paired dinner

    • Designated Driver
      through September 14


      • Access to the tasting tent without sampling
      • Live music