Manchester Brewfest

Saturday, July 28, 2018

1-5pm (VIP at Noon) • Arms Park in Manchester, NH

Manchester Brewfest to Benefit New Horizons for New Hampshire

New Horizons for New Hampshire Logo

The Manchester Brewfest team is proud to support New Horizons of New Hampshire. Their mission is to provide hunger relief, emergency shelter, safe affordable housing and supportive services to individuals and families who are homeless or in need enabling them to gain self-sufficiency and respect.

Venue & Event Details

Save the date for the Fifth Annual Manchester Brewfest on July 28, 2018

We’ll be pouring over 100 unique, local, and regional craft beers for you to try as well as delicious, local foods and non-alcoholic beverages.

This is a one day Saturday festival in beautiful Arms Park along the Merrimack River in Manchester, NH. Convenient parking is located adjacent to the Manchester Brewfest. Event will be held rain or shine.

VIP hour, general admission and designated driver tickets are all available. Tickets will also be available on-site the day of the event, cash or credit. Tickets are non-refundable.

Thank you in advance for your participation and support!

Directions to Arms Park

2018 Brewer Lineup

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2018 Brewer Lineup

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2018 Food & Vendor List

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2018 Food & Vendor List

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Live Music

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The Slakas

The Slakas are a 5 piece Nashua-based classic/modern rock, high energy cover band that has been playing local venues & events in the southern NH area for about 6 years. With Dave Thorp’s endless energy on the drums, Deb Lussier’s vocals, Rick Letourneau’s bass keeping the low end rhythm, Dave Mitchell smoking guitar leads & vocals and Chris Lussier multi tasking on rhythm guitar, harmonica, vocals & keyboard, the Slakas will get your feet moving and up on the dance floor!

Slakas Group Pics Headliner Band

Dan Cloutier

Worcester Magazine published a rave review of the album Blind Willie’s Lighthouse, saying, “Dan Cloutier’s latest CD is a beacon in the storm. It is an inspiring collection of original songs by Cloutier, chronicling his love of New England, depicted by stormy seas, crashing waves and seagoing captains, along with tales of love and faith. Cloutier’s gift for storytelling is apparent in the richness of his tales.”

Dan Cloutier Manchester Brewfest musician

July 28, 2018

VIP Pass

$50 – 12PM Entry

  • Limited availability!
  • Exclusive early access to beer tent
  • Access to over 100 craft beers to taste
  • Manchester Brewfest tasting glass
  • Access to foods available for purchase
  • Schmooze with brewers before the crowds

General Admission

$40 – 1PM Entry

  • Access to over 100 craft beers to taste
  • Access to foods available for purchase

Designated Drivers

$10 – 1PM Entry

  • There is a discounted charge for individuals attending the Brewfest as designated drivers for attendees.
  • Access to foods & non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase

You must be 21+ to enter and drink. ID’s are checked at the registration tent.

2018 Festival Sponsors

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Whole Foods Market
Spectrum Marketing Companies
Print New Hampshire Signs and Graphics
Blacktop Dealers, INC
Special Events of New England logo
Spectrum Monthly Publications
Samuel Adams
the mill 96 5 sponsor logo
members first credit union

Thank you for your generous support in making this event happen!

Frequently Asked Questions

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What’s included in the ticket price?

Entry to the festival at the designated time.
The opportunity to try a wide range of great beers made in New Hampshire and beyond.

What costs are extra?

Food. There will be some great food options available but they are not included in your ticket price.

Are there drink tickets?

No. There are no drink tickets. You are welcome to responsibly try any beers you would like. If you are visibly intoxicated you will be asked to leave the festival.

What transportation options do I have?

Manchester does have a cab system and a bus line which you are welcome to use. You may also use Uber or Lyft. Use of these services are at your own cost. It is recommended that you look into alternative transportation options prior to arriving at the festival if you do not plan to bring a designated driver.  Please do not drink and drive.

Can I bring a pet to the event?

Any pets in the Brewfest area must be on a leash and with their owners at all times. Unsupervised pets are required to leave the Brewfest area.

What can I bring into the Brewfest?

Bring your lawn chairs.  Hang out on the lawn by the river under the trees.  Outside food and beverages are not allowed.

Can I bring my child(ren)?

No. This event is 21 plus which means everyone must be 21 or older. Kids in strollers or baby carriers are also excluded.

Can my designated driver be under 21?

No. All festival entrants must be 21 or over. We apologize if this creates an inconvenience.

July 28, 2018

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