Tickets on sale now!
Don’t wait, they go fast.

More than 150 beers
from over 50 brewers

Brewfest Information & Tickets

Saturday, October 13th, 2018. Located in Redhook's Backyard.

Admission includes entry to the session specified on your ticket, 5oz souvenir sampling cup, beer samples, and live music and festivities. Food is not included but is available for purchase—cash sales. Day-of-Show ticket sales are cash only—but last year sold out so buy them while they last. All Ticket Sales Final—no refunds/exchanges. AGES 21+ ONLY (valid ID required upon entry. No kids.)

Food is not included in admission.

There will be various local food vendors on-site (cash sales).

The Pub & Brewery Tours will be CLOSED on Oct 13th this year due to the event — Sorry for the inconvenience.

VIP Session

12–4pm — $55 Advance Sale Only. Gain early access, meet brewers and sample special brews.

Afternoon Session

1-4pm — Tickets On Sale Now - $40. Spend the afternoon sampling craft beers and local food.

Evening Session

6–9pm — Tickets On Sale Now - $40. Sample craft beer, enjoy live music and dance the night away.

Brewfest Rules

  • Ages 21+ only / Valid ID Required, No kids allowed.
  • Ticket admits one to the session specified on the ticket ONLY.
  • Entrants may attend ONE session ONLY
  • Ticket Sales are FINAL — No refunds / exchanges. No re-entry.
  • Event is Rain or Shine outside (under tents) in brewery’s backyard.
  • Dress: prepare for the weather as there is NO Re-entry.
  • No smoking inside beer or entertainment tent.
  • Seating: General admission festival-style, bring a blanket or folding chair.
  • No outside food & beverage allowed. No pets. No tents.
  • Bags are subject to search.
  • Cash Sales day of fest (note NO re-entry to event, so prepare before entering)

Sampling Rules & Suggestions

  • Once admitted, you are free to sample any of the brews.
  • Samples are poured only in the festival sampler cup.
  • Samples are poured from session start till 15 minutes before session end.
  • If you don’t enjoy the sample, ask the brewer to dump it—no biggie.
  • Please sample responsibly. Sampling Tips
  • Any persons visibly intoxicated or under the influence will be ejected.
  • Come by bus, trolley, taxi, or carpool, PLEASE DO NOT DRINK & DRIVE

Designated Driver Ticket Packages

  • Reduced Admission cost: $15.00
  • You will be provided with a special wristband
  • You will have access to music, food, and friends and very entertaining people watching
  • You will receive one complimentary non-alcoholic beverage
  • You will receive a voucher for food at the Food Booth
  • You will not receive a tasting glass and may not drink alcoholic beverages
  • Designated Drivers must be 21 to attend
  • We will not turn any Designated Driver away.
  • ANY Designated Drivers caught drinking will be asked, along with their entire party, to leave the premises.
NH Brewfest—October 13th, 2018
The New Hampshire Brewfest is a collaboration between Prescott Park Arts Festival, Master Brewers Association of the Americas, Cisco Brewers Portsmouth, and WHEB.
  • 1 Redhook Way Portsmouth, NH
  • (603) 436-2848



12:00–4:00pm: Enjoy early entry and special VIP-ONLY brews.
$55 Advanced Only Via Website


1:00–4:00pm: The crowd that likes to "leave the lights on".
$40 Advanced. $45 Day Of


6:00–9:00pm: The "I do not require a 2.5 hour post-fest nap", crowd.
$40 Advanced. $45 Day Of

Post Your Pics


If you have a story, a "videodical" or some footage from a past event, let us know. We add it to the list.