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Pro Am
Nov
5
6:00 PM18:00

Pro Am

Tickets will be on sale within a few weeks! 12 pros matched with 12 home-brewers. Event sells out every year! All proceeds will go to the Maine Brewers' Guild. Voting is done blindly. Each beer will be numbered with a description but the brewers remain anonymous until all votes are counted. The event will be open to tickets holders only - Salvage BBQ will be closed to the public. The bar will be open with a limited food menu.

2018 Participating Breweries

  • Island Dog Brewing

  • Mast Landing Brewing Company

  • Gritty McDuff'sM

  • Lone Pine Brewing Company

  • Foundation Brewing Company

  • Foulmouthed Brewing

  • Baxter Brewing Co.

  • Allagash Brewing Company

  • Definitive Brewing Company

  • Rising Tide Brewing Company

  • Maine Beer Company

  • Urban Farm Fermentory & Gruit Brewing Co.

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Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Pro-Am

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UPDATE: Tickets are starting to move fast. Don't miss out. Tickets will not be for sale at the door, so get em while you can.

This is a ticketed event.

      Local home brewers worked with some of Portland's best commercial breweries to bring you 12 collaboration beers. The last several years have shown that the sky is the limit for these brewers.

      We've had many great experimental beers from Beer's made with Figs, a Kiwi Strawberry Sour Lager. You never know what is going to be on tap. Your ticket gets you 24 samples, a tasting glass to take home, 6 voting tickets to vote for your favorite, and the opportunity to meet and mingle with the brewers.

       Voting is done blindly. Each beer will be numbered with a description but the brewers will be anonymous until the votes are counted. The event will be for ticket holders only and Salvage will be closed to the public. The bar will be open and there will be a limited food menu.

 Designated Drivers get in free and will be issued different colored wristbands.

All proceeds from the event go to the Maine Brewers' Guild so come out and vote!

Cost: Tickets will be $35 each and can be purchased here: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3114472

Participating Breweries:

 

 

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Nov
6
5:00 PM17:00

Monday is the New Weekend!

You know Monday is part of the new weekend, right? To celebrate, Foundation Brewing Company invites you to come down to Bayside Bowl on Monday, November 6th to bowl a game, enjoy some dinner, and have a great pint of fresh beer, all while helping support Portland Trails.

Bayside Bowl will be hosting the special release of "Weekender", a session IPA brewed by Foundation Brewing Company in collaboration with MaineToday, with part of the proceeds to benefit Portland Trails.

Additional charitable support for Portland Trails will be garnered from fun activities run through the evening by MaineToday. So go ahead, extend your weekend, and in the process, help support a great organization that helps make our home such a great place to live, work, and play.

Cost: Pay as you go

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Nov
6
5:00 PM17:00

Vermont Fest!

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The Thirsty Pig is hosting a mini beer fest featuring fellow New Englander, Vermont. Come out and meet the brewers and reps as they each pour a sample from their brewery. The Pig will have additional products different from the samples on draft.

Featuring: 
Lawson's Finest Liquids Sip of Sunshine
Foam Brewers The Crescent Ship, Continental Breakfast, and House of Fermentology
Stowe Cider
Good Measure Brewing Co. Barn Coat and Work Weekend
von Trapp Brewing Kölsch
Lost Nation Brewing Mosaic and Galaxy. And cans of Brett Beer.
Trout River Brewing Company Rainbow Red cans

Specialty Menu: 
"Vermontster"
Cabot butter griddled toast, Cabot Seriously Sharp Cheddar
+grilled apples
+Vermont Salumi Fennel Salami

Cost: Pay as you go

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Nov
6
10:30 AM10:30

Curling and Brew Tour

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This is a ticketed event.

Join Maine Brew Bus on Monday November 6th for our latest Curling and Beer Tour in partnership with the Pine Tree Curling Club!

We will meet at 10:30am at the Portland Ice Arena where you will get an intro to curling class from club members. Then you will have time to play a game with each other, special guest brewers, and some of the club members.

Then hop on the bus to visit Austin Street Brewery and Foundation Brewing Company.

Tickets cost $65 and can be purchased here: https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/themainebrewbus/items/47458/?full-items=yes

 

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Nov
7
6:00 PM18:00

Pro Am at Salvage BBQ & Smokehouse

Event is ticketed $35
Tasting begins at 6, Polls close at 8:45PM

This years event will be held on election night eve so we don't get blamed for swaying the outcome of who becomes our next president. 


Local home brewers worked with some of Portland’s best commercial breweries to bring you 11 collaboration beers. The last two years have shown that the sky is the limit for these brewers. We’ve had many great experimental beers from pickle beer to dark currant aged saisons. You never know what is going to be on tap. Your ticket gets you 24 samples, a Maine Brewers Guild tasting glass to take home, 6 voting tickets to vote for your favorite, and the opportunity to meet and mingle with the brewers. 

This year voting will be blind. Each beer will be numbered with a description but the brewers will be anonymous until the votes are counted. The event will be for ticket holders only and Salvage will be closed to the public. The bar will be open and there will be a limited food menu.

Buy Tickets online HERE

All proceeds from the event go to the Maine Brewers' Guild so come out and vote!

Participating Breweries: Allagash Brewing CompanyBanded Horn Brewing Co.Baxter Brewing Co.Dirigo Brewing CompanyFore River Brewing CompanyFoundation Brewing CompanyFoulmouthed BrewingDL Geary BrewingGritty McDuff'sMaine Beer CompanyMast Landing Brewing Company

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Nov
7
5:00 PM17:00

Donkey Kong Tournament

Barrel aged beers from Hidden Cove Brewing will be paired with a Donkey Kong Tournament at Arcadia during this years Beer Week. Registration starts at 5 pm.

Highest score wins. Prizes to top 3 scores.

Trevor Gerity w/ Pine State will track scores.

Cost: Pay as you go

Beers: Featuring the followed Barrel Aged Beers from Hidden Cove Brewing

 

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Nov
7
4:00 PM16:00

NH Fest

The Thirsty Pig is hosting a mini beer fest for our neighbors to the south. 
Come out and meet the brewers and reps as they each pour a sample from their brewery. The Pig will have additional products different from the samples on draft. So far the line up includes:

Cost: Pay as you go

 

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Nov
6
to Nov 12

Kings Head fts Maine Breweries

For Portland Beer Week, we'll be doing something that we've been wanting to do for quite a while - stocking all 35 of our draft lines with our favorite Maine Breweries! We've been working with a variety of breweries to run a week's worth of Maine drafts, including many special treats, one-offs, Barrel-aged, and sour beers from some of Maine's most awesome breweries.

Participating breweries include, but are not limited to: Barreled SoulsBanded HornBissell BrothersAustin St., Allagash, Dirigo BrewingMaine Beer CompanyOxbowFunky BowGneissMast Landing, and more.

There will be roughly 3 designated draft lines for each featured brewery, with beers changing daily.

Please come through and see the wonderful variety of beer that this great state is producing! Draft list will be updated all week on our website!

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Nov
3
1:30 PM13:30

MAINE CRAFT BEER SPECIALS

12 Maine draft beers for $4 from 11:30a-9p at Bull Feeney's during Portland Beer Week, including beers from Allagash (White and rotating specialty), Rising Tide, Bissell Brothers, Lone Pine, Foundation, Geary's, Shipyard, Austin Street, Baxter, Funky Bow, Gneiss, Dirigo, and Atlantic!

 

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Nov
2
6:30 PM18:30

Shipyard Beer Dinner

This will be a ticketed event. Only 35 Tickets available.

Experience a great Fall Beer Dinner great dinner at new restaurant 953 Congress Street, paired with Shipyard Beer and a chat with a brewer and Shipyard Brewing.

Fall Beer Dinner

-Social Pint - Export Ale

- Soup - Creamy Cheddar Ale Soup: Pineland Farms 6 month Cheddar, Sage, Onions, and Celery in a Creamy Chicken Stock Old Thumper Extra Special Ale

- Appetizer - Beer Braised Maine Mussels: Roasted Red Peppers, Cannellini Beans, and Roasted Shallot and Garlic Butter Little Horror of Hops-Hopped-Rye I.P.A.

- Dinner - Bangers & Mash: Midwest Wild Boar Brat, Bubble & Squeak Caramelized Cabbage and Spanish Onion Ale Gravy made with Pugsley’s XXXX IPA

- Dessert - Chocolate Stout Mousse made with Blue Fin Stout

BEER: Shipyard Export Ale, Little Horror of Hops, Pugsley's XXXX IPA and Blue Fin Stout

COST: $40. Only 35 tickets will be available. 

Tickets can be purchased at the following restaurants: 

953 Congress: (207) 536-1847

Dogfish Bar & Grille: (207) 253-5400

 

Little Horror of Hops-Hopped-Rye I.P.A.

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Nov
2
6:00 PM18:00

Maine Malt House Presents

Maine Malt House from Buck Farms in Mapleton, fills the missing link between farm to pint in the Maine craft brewery industry. The Buck Brothers will be on hand to talk malt and Maine farming and drinking beers! 

BEER: Allagash Brewing Company 16 Counties, Atlantic Brewing Company 04609 DIPA, Rising Tide Brewing Company All Maine IPA, Kennebunkport Brewing Co. Brown Ale, Sebago Brewing Company Local Harvest, SoMe Brewing Company LLC Mainly Pale and Apostrope

COST: Pay as you go

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Nov
2
5:00 PM17:00

Meet the Brewer Beer Week Loco Hour

Visit Bueno Loco for our annual Dia De Los Muertos event. Day 2 is a special #207BeerWeek Loco Hour with Banded Horn!

Special tasting with Banded Horn Brewing Company, featuring Octoberfest von Rauch, Veridian IP, Norweald Stout. Meet Ian McConnell of Banded Horn while enjoying Loco Hour fare.

 

BEER: Banded Horn Brewing Company, Octoberfest von Rauch, Veridian IP and Norweald Stout

COST: Pay as you go

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Nov
2
5:00 PM17:00

Batle of the Brew Bus Tours

Get to Slab and get ready for an epic battle of Maine Brew Bus tours! There will be 15 beers from 15 Maine breweries on tap with groupings representing our most popular tour itineraries. Prizes for kicking the first keg, and swag giveaways.

Event starts at 5, but beer specials will run all day at Slab.

Beer: Allagash, Austin Street, Banded Horn, Barreled Souls Brewing Company, Bissell Brothers, Bunker, Foundation, Geary’s, Gritty’s, Maine Beer Co., Maine Mead Works, Rising Tide, Sebago, Tributary, and Urban Farm Fermentory.

Cost: Pay as you go
 

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Nov
1
to Nov 8

Local 188 and Bunker Brewing Tap Takeover and Special Menu

All week, join Local 188 for a tap takeover and special menu with Bunker Brewing! The kitchen will be preparing an a la carte menu with dishes created with pork fed with spent grains from Bunker Brewing. The menu will last for the week or while supplies last.

*Timing is estimated and subject to change

BEER: Bunker Brewing

COST: Pay as you go

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