New England Craft Brew Summit

March 29, 2018: NE Beer Summit

We are excited to officially announce the Maine Brewers’ Guild will host the third annual NEBrew Summit on March 29 at Holiday Inn by the Bay – Downtown Portland, Maine! Sponsorships are open and going fast!

For more details, check out

Maine Beer Trail: A passport listing breweries in the state, broken down by region, and info on whether or not they have a tasting room, offer tours, and serve food. This is your guide to Maine breweries. Print it out and visit breweries, have them sign and date the trail, and mail it in to be rewarded. 10 breweries visited = a hat, 20 breweries visited = t-shirt, all Maine breweries = Prize Pack. Click link FMI.

Map of Maine Breweries: this is the most up to date version, and includes breweries that have opened up since our last version of the Beer Trail printing. Click the link for a google map of all the breweries in the state, and find the brewery closest to you!

Maine Brewery Tasting Room Spreadsheet: This is the comprehensive list of all the tasting rooms in the state and their hours, as of Summer 2017. Created by local author and bonafide beer geek, Josh Christie.


We’re in the planning stages for our 2018 events, and also want to let craft beer fans know about some other happenings around the state – keep an eye on the Guild Facebook page and this website for more info!

  • March 29, 2018 – Craft Beer Summit: The New England Brew Summit is the premier regional, craft beer industry B2B conference, bringing together everyone involved in the craft beer industry in one collaborative space. This year, we’ll be in a new space – with all session and the vendor expo under one roof at the Holiday Inn by the Bay in downtown Portland, Maine.
  • Summer Session tickets will go live in March 2018!