2015 Festival Breweries:
NEWPORT STORM BREWERY - Newport, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 4,500
Newport Storm, Rhode Island’s Microbrewery. For over 15 years focused on a local, sustainable and unique approach to hand-crafting almost 20 different varieties of beer each year.
REVIVALL BREWING – Cranston, RI
ANNUAL BBLS - 1000
Revival is committed to creating wonderful, distinctive beers that appeal to everyone, from beer aficionados to those just beginning to experience the world of craft brews, and serving our local community is central to how we operate. We partner with local businesses to develop distinct local flavors like our White Electric Coffee Stout — and we brew all of our beer at Brutopia in Cranston, RI or Cottrell Brewing Company in Pawcatuck, CT.
FOOLPROOF BREWING COMPANY - Pawtucket, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 3,000
Foolproof Brewing Company is based in Pawtucket and produces high-quality, hand-crafted beers designed with specific experiences in mind. Whether it be watching a baseball game, sitting at home on a rainy day, or just catching up with friends at the local pub, Foolproof’s goal is to create unique and fulfilling beer experiences.
SIXPOINT BREWERY – Brooklyn, NY
ANNUAL BBLS – 60,000
Beer Is Culture.
HEAVY SEAS BEER – Baltimore, MD
ANNUAL BBLS – 50,000
Heavy Seas is all about an attitude of risk-taking, a touch of the playful rogue, a desire to stretch the boundaries, all wrapped in an appealing costume of possible impropriety with a twinkle in the eye. I believe this is an attitude that we can all embrace—indeed, that we need to embrace from time to time. Who hasn’t occasionally allowed his imagination to take the helm of a Pyrate ship and set off into uncharted waters?
OTTER CREEK BREWING – Middlebury, VT
ANNUAL BBLS – 50,000
Otter Creek is a proud leader in the American Craft Brewing Revolution. We have been crafting exciting, award-winning craft brews for more than 20 years. All our beer is brewed with Vermont water, our three strains of yeast and the finest hops and malts to ensure freshness and consistent quality.
RAVENOUS BREWING COMPANY – Woonsocket, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 125
RI’s northern most nano brewery located in Woonsocket, RI. Home of Rhode Island’s Coffee Milk Stout.
BUCKET BREWERY – Pawtucket, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 500
Bucket Brewery produces artisan crafted beer in Pawtucket, RI. Our focus is on creating beers that are subtle, complex and creative.
GREY SAIL BREWING OF RHODE ISLAND – Westerly, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 3,000
Grey Sail Brewing of RI, a family owned brewery, began brewing on 11/11/11. Visit us any weekend and share in our story.
HARPOON BREWERY – Boston, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 195,000
Harpoon is an employee owned brewery out of Boston, MA and Windsor, VT. We’ve been committed brewing high quality craft beers since 1986.
GREEN FLASH BREWING COMPANY – San Diego, CA
ANNUAL BBLS – 80,000
After releasing the game changing West Coast IPA, our beers developed a loyal following of craft beer lovers. We remain steadfast in our commitment to a beer first philosophy. For that, we are celebrated by beer enthusiasts worldwide. To keep our fans thirsty for more, we consistently produce experimental, limited-edition and seasonal offerings in addition to a solid lineup of long-time favorites.
CLOWN SHOES BEER – Burlington, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 15,000
Something’s happening, and it involves clown shoes and beer.
WIDMER BROTHERS BREWING COMPANY – Portland, OR
ANNUAL BBLS – 450,000
Founded in 1984 in Portland, OR and brewing great, unique and distinct beers ever since. Rob & Kurt Widmer celebrated their 30th Anniversary last year and are considered Pioneers in the Craft Brewing Industry.
WACHUSETT BREWING COMPANY – Westminster, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 45,000
Wachusett Brewery has been making quality ales for over 21 years. What started out as three college friends and a dream has developed into one of New England’s premier breweries.
MAYFLOWER BREWING COMPANY – Plymouth, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 9,000
Mayflower Brewing produces a core lineup of classic English ales brewed true to style in Plymouth, MA. Offering fresh, local beer to the New England market is our priority. Fun fact: Mayflower Founder Drew Brosseau is a direct descendant of John Alden, who was a cooper aboard the Mayflower.
TRINITY BREWHOUSE – Providence, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 2,300
Trinity Brewhouse is a Providence landmark that has been downtown Providence producing award winning beers for 20 years.
UNION STATION BREWERY – Providence, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 600
A gem in the heart of Providence’s downtown district, this former train station-turned-brewery is the perfect change of pace. Sample one (or several) of our award-winning craft beers, brewed right here, paired with uncommonly good classic pub fare.
CODDINGTON BREWING COMPANY – Middletown, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 600
Founded in 1995, Coddington Brewing Company is committed to creating and serving the best beer available – period. Hand-crafted on the premises.
BROOKLYN BREWING – Brooklyn, NY
ANNUAL BBLS – 260,000
Brewing great tasting Lagers and Ales since 1988. Come visit us in Williamsburg, Brooklyn!
LAGUNITAS BREWING COMPANY – Petaluma, CA
ANNUAL BBLS – 500,000
Beer speaks, people mumble.
CAPE ANN BREWING COMPANY – Gloucester, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 5,000
Fisherman’s beeR whose bold flavor and character reflect the spirit and courage of the sailors of the North Atlantic fishing fleet is a tribute to hard work and a salute to friendships that endure.
TILTED BARN BREWERY – Exeter, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – <1,000
Located in the historic barn on our hop farm, we are RI’s first farm brewery. We focus on small batches, using many ingredients grown right on the farm.
WHALERS BREWING COMPANY – Wakefield, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 350
Whaler’s Brewing Company is dedicated to bringing the best in new local flavors to Southern New England and beyond. We make Big Rhody styles with an attitude to match.
WOODSTOCK INN BREWERY – North Woodstock, NH
ANNUAL BBLS – 10,000
The Woodstock Inn, Station & Brewery nestled in the White Mountains of North Woodstock, NH is favorite travel destination for many visitors who come to eat, drink and even stay over (breakfast included!). In addition to the inn, bars and restaurants, the award-winning Woodstock Brewery is celebrating 20 years of brewing, crafting more than a dozen year-round and seasonal beers since 1995, as well as delicious K+M Root Beer. Check out the restaurants at Woodstock Inn and brewery tours are available every day, and for people who are really into brewing, brewer’s weekends packages are available.
FINCH’S BEER COMPANY – Chicago, IL
ANNUAL BBLS – 30,000
In just under four short years Finch’s Beer Company has grown from a dream in the mind of its founders into a fast rising star of the craft industry, with distribution in more than 20 states. With a commitment to balance, quality, and all-around good beer, that growth should continue to help them put good beer in the hands of good people. Finch’s Beer… it’s for the birds!
CROOKED CURRENT BREWERY – Pawtucket, RI
ANNUAL BBLS – 150
We’re the smallest brewery in the smallest state.
JACK’S ABBY BREWING – Framingham, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 14,000
Jack’s Abby produces world class, boundary-pushing lagers. We score consistently high ratings from beer critics and enthusiasts at Beer Advocate, RateBeer, and others.
SARANAC (FX Matt Brewery) - Utica, NY
ANNUAL BBLS – 100,000
F.X. Matt is an American family-owned brewery at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains in Utica, New York. It is the second oldest family-owned brewery in the United States, as it has been brewing beer since 1853. Its most popular product is the Saranac line of beers.
21st AMENDMENT BREWERY - San Francisco, CA
ANNUAL BBLS – 250,000
Celebrate the right to be original! All of our recipes were prototyped in our brewpub and we use only the highest quality natural ingredients to brew our incredibly balanced world class beer.
BUZZARDS BAY BREWING - Westport, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 12,000
Located in Westport, MA Buzzards Bay has been brewing “farm grown” ales since 1998.
Visit their beautiful brewery/taproom to taste amazing beer from “America’s Greenest Brewery.”
CISCO BREWING - Nantucket, MA
ANNUAL BBLS – 28,000
Cisco Brewers has been brewing fine libations and good times on Nantucket since 1995. Alongside Nantucket Vineyard and Triple Eight Distillery, our island institution is open year round, come visit us!