Craft Brew Races makes it’s debut in Portland, Maine tomorrow May 24th! What is Craft Brew Races? It’s a 5K race followed up by a craft beer festival with local breweries in attendance. Unfortunately, the online registration is closed as of a few nights ago but you can still show up between 4-7PM tonight at Maine Running Company OR 10AM-12:15PM tomorrow morning for on-site registration. Be ready to run 3.1 miles at 12:30PM. The festival starts promptly at 1PM and goes until 4PM. Start & Finish as well as the festival is going to be at the Portland Exo Center. Parking is available down the street at Maine Medical Center’s Parking Garage on Forest Ave.
- What breweries can I expect at the Portland, Maine festival?=
- Allagash Brewing Company
- Foundation Brewing Company
- SoMe Brewing Company
- Funky Bow Brewery and Beer Company
- Banded Horn Brewing Co.
- Rising Tide Brewing Company
- Sea Dog Brewing Co.
- Shipyard Brewing Co.
- Sebago Brewing Co.
- Rock Harbor
- Banner Beer Company
- Samuel Adams
- Fatty Bompkins Maine Hard Cider
- Pennesseewassee Brewing Company
- Baxter Brewing Co.
- Urban Farm Fermentory
- Bigelow Brewing Company
- Federal Jacks Brewpub
- Kennebec River Brewery
- Run Of The Mill Public House & Brewery
- Lively Brewing
- Hidden Cove Brewing Co.
Check out the teams that are signed up for the race. If your not running than you should come and cheer on your favorite team!
The Brew Fest is a 21+ event and we urge all attendees to enjoy their time responsibly. They recommend participants designate a sober driver and they are happy to offer admittance to all designated drivers for $15.00 whereupon they can enjoy the festivals’ great atmosphere, food and live music and offer you a safe ride home.
What Other Cities Are Craft Brew Races Being Held?
Stowe, Vermont – June 14th
Providence, Rhode Island – July 20th
New Haven, Connecticut – August 2nd
Cape Cod, Massachusetts – September 28th
All these cities are having their own craft beer festival following the 5K road race with local breweries in attendance.