Running List of Events

This article contains a running list of events for the 8th Annual Portsmouth Beer Week:

Click here for the EVENT DETAILS.  (updated on 02/19/17)

Week Long Events:

  • Brewery Tours
  • Brewery Hours (Scroll Down)
  • Throwback Events
    • International Women’s Day Collaboration Beer on Tap
    • Beer Cocktails

PRE-WEEK events

Friday, February 24th:

* Live free and drink NH @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe.  From 3:00 to 11:00 PM.

Daily Events: 

Saturday, February 25th:
* 5th Annual Seacoast Winter Brewfest @ Portsmouth Gaslight Company. Two Sessions.

Sunday, February 26th:
* Sour Sunday @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth.  All Day.
* Lord Hobo Sampling @ Prost From 10:00 to 12:00 PM.
* Lord Hobo Consolation Prize Tapping @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Starting @ 12:00 PM.
* Smuttynose Hotter Then Hell Brunch @ The Blue Mermaid. Starting @ 12:00 PM.
* Stoneface “Kegs, Dart Legs, and Scotch Eggs Night” @ Coat of Arms. From 2:00 to 5:00 PM.
* ‘Beers & Bites’ Chef’s Whim and Beer Pairing @ Throwback Brewery. From 2:00 to 7:00 PM.

Monday, February 27th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Rare Beer Night @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth.  Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* Bad Lab Restaurant Pop up with Chef Evan Hennessey @ Moxy Restaurant. From 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Tuckerman’s Beer & Burger Night @ Fat Belly’s Bar and Grill. Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* Monday Night Raw Bar @ Jumpin’ Jays. Starting @ 6:00 PM.
* Exclusive Mug Club Appreciation Event (Members Only) @ Throwback Brewery. From 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
* Live Acoustic Music with James Gilmore @ Earth Eagle Brewings. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Seacoast Beverage Lab Podcast – What’s up with Firkins? @ The Coat of Arms. Time 6:00 to 9:00 PM.

Tuesday, February 28th:  Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* DIP FEST! @ Earth Eagle Brewings. From 5:00 to 7:00 PM.
* A Night With Three Breweries @ Row 34 Portsmouth. Starting at 5:00 PM.
* Magic Hat Fat Tuesday Pub Crawl. Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* The Goose is Loose! @ the Coat of Arms. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Granite State Growler Tours hosts trivia @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* IPA Night @ The Blue Mermaid. Time TBD.
* Taps, Tapas and Taco Night @ The Kitchen. Time TBD.

Wednesday, March 1st: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* North Country Barrel-Aged Cider Extravaganza @ Earth Eagle Brewings. Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* Apples + Yeast @ Row 34 Portsmouth. Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* Harpoon Night @ Fat Belly’s Bar and Grill. From 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
* 1st Annual New England Cask night @ the Coat of Arms. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Beer, Cheese & Chocolate Dinner @ Throwback Brewery. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* East Coast Meets West Coast @ TJ’s Food and Spirits. Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* Bad Lab Beer Cocktail Night and Cigar Pairing @ Federal Cigar. Time TBD.

Thursday, March 2nd: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Bad Liar Launch @ Franklin Oyster House. From 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Fat Belly’s Beer and Wing Flight Night @ Fat Belly’s Bar and Grille. From 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
* Smuttyaoke @ The Press Room. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Throwback Thursday Cask Take Over @ the Coat of Arms. From 6:30 to 10:00 PM.
* NH Beer Night @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth.  Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* The Big, The Bold and the Boozie (barrel aged imperial stout night) @ Federal Cigar. Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* Deciduous Sour Beer Pairing @ Black Trumpet Bistro. ALL DAY.

Friday, March 3rd: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Garrison City Beerworks Lunch Break @ the Coat of Arms. From 12:00 to 3:00 PM.
* Fromage Friday @ Throwback Brewery. From 12:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Funky Friday @ Earth Eagle Brewings. Starting @ 5.00 PM.
* Firkin Friday @ Redhook Brewery. From 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
* East V West @ the Press Room. From 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Allagash Night @ the Coat of Arms. From 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
* Two Roads RCV Race @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth.  Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* Ri Ra 80’s Ski Party @ Ri Ra Irish Pub Portsmouth. From 7:30 to 9:30 PM.
* Kona Hawaiian Island Night @ The Blue Mermaid. Starting @ 8.00 PM. Music starts @ 9:00 PM.
* Deciduous Sour Beer Pairing @ Black Trumpet Bistro. ALL DAY.

Saturday, March 4th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Founders KBS Tapping @ the Coat of Arms. Starting @ 11:30 AM.
* Grillin’ & Chillin’ with Smuttynose @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. From 12:00 to 3:00 PM.
* Passport 2 Portsmouth! Starting @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. Starting @ 1:00 PM.
* Bock Fest @ Liar’s Bench Beer Co. From 2:00 to 6:00 PM.
* Redhook / Kona Tap Takeover @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. From 7:00 to 11:00 PM.
* Smuttlabs the Stallion Tapping @ the Coat of Arms. Starting @ 7:00 PM.
* Smuttlife Presents: DJ Young Abner @ TBD Starting 7:00 pm
* Deciduous Sour Beer Pairing @ Black Trumpet Bistro. ALL DAY.

Sunday, March 5th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* 4th Annual Portsmouth Beer Week Hangover Cure Tour @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Starting @ 11:00 AM.
* Brunch with Newburyport Brewing @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. Starting @ 11:30 AM.
* Liar’s Bench Cornhole Tournament @ the Coat of Arms. From 2:00 to 5:00 PM.
* ‘Beers & Bites’ Chef’s Whim and Beer Pairing @ Throwback Brewery. From 2:00 to 7:00 PM.

Monday, March 6th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Original Gangsters @ Row 34 Portsmouth. Starting @ 5:00 PM.
* Monday Night Raw Bar @ Jumpin’ Jays Fish Cafe. Time TBD.

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Brewery Tasting Hours

*Deciduous:  Thursday, 4:00 to 7:00 PM.  Friday, 12:00 to 7:00 PM.   Saturday, 12:00 to 5:00 PM.  Sunday, 12:00 to 4:00 PM.