Category Archives: Events

Refunds and Upgrades for Kahbrewfest ticket holders

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  Due to unforeseen events the venue for the Kahbang Music and Arts Festival has had to change and will now be taking place in Portland, Maine instead of Bangor, Maine. Due to difficulties in switching venues at such short notice the Kahbrewfest will unfortunately have to be cancelled this year. Individuals who purchased Kahbrewfest […]

Celebrate Shipyard’s 20th with beer bash on Maine State Pier

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The Shipyard Brewing Company is celebrating their 20th anniversary in Craft Beer by throwing a party. Saturday July 12, 2014 on the Maine State Pier from 11am-10pm will be live music, local vendors, food trucks, a health and fitness expo including registration for the Shipyard Old Port half marathon and 5k being held on Sunday […]

Limited release beer named in honor of Appalachain Trail founder

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A beer geek quiz: What do the Asheville Brewers Alliance, Ballast Point Brewing, Bell’s Brewery, Cigar City Brewing, Firestone Walker, New Glarus Brewing, Ninkasi, Oskar Blues, Russian River, 3 Floyds and Victory Brewing Company have in common with Allagash Brewing Company this summer? Answer: They are all breweries that collaborated in this year’s Sierra Nevada […]

Dogfish Head Brewing “A Moveable Feast” to finish in Maine this July.

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Some may not know that the Dogfish Head Brewery in Delaware has ties to Maine. The name Dogfish Head in fact came from the area of Maine that Sam Calagione, Dogfish Head’s Founder and President spent summers as a kid. On July 1st, 2014, Sam Calagione and his son Sammy will be arriving in Dogfish […]

Free beer for racers in 5k supporting local fire department

The Winterport Are Business Association is hosting a fun event for fans of craft beer and running in the Greater Bangor area in support of the Winterport Fire Department. The Pants on Fire 5K Beer Run/Walk will be taking place on Saturday, June 28, 2014 in Abbot Park, Winterport, Maine. The 5K Run/Walk includes some […]

Banded Horn Brewing Company to host Brewers Invitational Ping Pong Tournament

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On Saturday, June 7th, 2014 Banded Horn Brewing Company will play host to the “Brewers Invitational Ping Pong Tournament” at the brewery in Biddeford. The tournament is being held to benefit Engine, an arts-based nonprofit in Biddeford. Engine’s mission is “To make arts driven programming, cultural development and sustainable creative entrepreneurialism an explicit community value […]

American Craft Beer Fest – both sides of the tap

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My original plans for attending Beer Advocate’s American Craft Beer Fest in Boston had fallen through when I was offered a pass from Banded Horn Brewing Company, an opportunity that I couldn’t pass up, one that allowed me to experience the festival from two different perspectives. I was able to attend the Friday night session […]

Baxter Brewing Company announces inaugural Great Falls Brewfest

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Baxter Brewing Company out of Lewiston, Maine announced today that they will be presenting the inaugural Great Falls Brewfest on the banks of the Androscoggin River on June 21, 2014. The date of the Brewfest falls on the summer solstice and will officially marking the start of the summer Brewfest season. “I can’t think of […]