Running List of Events

This article contains a running list of events for the 10th Annual Portsmouth Beer Week:

Click here for the EVENT DETAILS.  (updated on 1/25/19)

Week Long Events:

  • ALL WEEK
    • Allagash White Find the Golden Can
  • Brewery Tours
  • Brewery Hours (Scroll Down)

Daily Events: 

PRE-WEEK Friday, February 22nd:
* The Official-Unofficial Portsmouth Beer Week Kick Off Party @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. From 4:00 – 11:00 PM.

Saturday, February 23rd:
* 7th Annual Seacoast Winter Brewfest @ Portsmouth Gaslight Company. Two Sessions.
* Cask vs Draft vs Nitro @ Throwback Brewery. From 11:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Ticket golden the find. Strike that. Reverse it @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Time: TBD.
* First ever Loaded Question Brewing Can Release @ Loaded Question. Time TBD.

Sunday, February 24th:
* Sour Sunday @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. Starting at 10:30 AM.
* Throwback’s Sour Sunday! @ Throwback Brewery. From 10:00 – 3:00 PM.
* Barrel-Aged Beer Tasting with Jack’s Abby and Springdale @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. From 4:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Books, Beer & Movie Night @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. Starting at 6:00 PM.

Monday, February 25th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Rare Beers Monday – ALL DAY @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. Starting at 11:30 AM.
* Brewer’s Discretion – Part 1 @ Loaded Question. Starting @ 3:00 PM.
* Allagash Beer Dinner @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Enjoy a pint with Woodland Farms @ The Wilder. From 7:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Smutty-Oke w/Smuttynose Brewing Co. @ The Press Room. Time 8:00 – 11:59 PM.

Tuesday, February 26th:  Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Taco Tuesday with New Belgium @ Barrio Portsmouth. From 4:00 – 6:00 PM.
* Maine vs New Hampshire @ Clipper Tavern. Time 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* EEB White Stout Release & App Pairing @ Earth Eagle Brewing. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* Heaven Or Hell, You Choose @ British Beer Company. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Taps & Apps with Great North @ The Kitchen Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Pint Night @ RiRa Irish Pub Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Granite state growler Tours present Trivia with special guest Schilling/Resilience @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Starting @ 6:39 PM.
* Comedians in Bars Getting Coffee @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. From 7:00 – 9:00 PM.

Wednesday, February 27th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Brewer’s Discretion – Part 2 @ Liar’s Bench. Time: 12:00 PM.
* El Mole chocolate chili Tap Release @ Loaded Question. From 3:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Berkshire Beer Sampling @ McKinnon’s Market & Super Butcher Shop. From 4:00 – 6:00 PM.
* NEW-Deciduous Tap Take Over @ Fuki. Starting @ 4:00 PM.
* 3rd Annual Barrel-Aged Cider Tap Takeover @ Earth Eagle Brewings. From: 5:00 – 10:00 PM.
* Kona Pint Night @ The Goat – Portsmouth. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* 8th Annual Chocolate, Cheese, & Beer Dinner @ Throwback Brewery. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Taps and Apps with New Belgium @ The Kitchen Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* New England IPA Night @ RiRa Irish Pub Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Loaded Question Brewery Beer Dinner @ Rudi’s Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Billiards and Beer with NBPT @ Legends Billiards & Tavern. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Collaboration Planning with Schillng and Honest Weight @ Book & Bar @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. From 6:30 – 10:00 PM.
* Beer Games w/Liars Bench & Stoneface @ The Press Room. From 7:00 – 11:59 PM.
* Trivia Night with Woodland Farms @ British Beer Company. From 8:00 – 10:00 PM.

Thursday, February 28th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Berkshire Pint Night @ Cornerstone West End. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* Taps and apps with Kona & Cisco @ The Kitchen NH. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* German Beer Night with Weihenstephan @ RiRa Irish Pub Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Old School Meets New School @ The Wilder. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Shipyard Night @ British Beer Company Portsmouth. From 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Portsmouth Skate Night @ Strawbery Banke. From 7:00 – 9:00 PM.
* From Maine With Love Featuring Sebago Brewing @ Thirsty Moose Portsmouth. Starting at 7:00 PM.
* Brewer’s Discretion – Part 3 @ Portsmouth Brewery. Time: 8:00 PM. (After Skate Night)
* A Night with Moat Mountain @ RiRa Irish Pub Portsmouth. From 8:00 – 10:00 PM
* Hip Hop & Hops w/Chapel + Main @ The Press Room. From 8:00 – 11:59 PM.
* Smuttynose Beer Cocktail Competition! @ Moxy. From 10:00 – 11:59 PM.

Friday, March 1st: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* FTOF: Fat Tuesday on Friday (Tuesday’s Fatter on a Friday!) @ Throwback Brewery. From 11:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Brewer’s Discretion – Part 4 @ Great Rhythm . Time: 12:00 PM.
* New England IPA Tasting @ Gary’s Beverage RT 1 Bypass. From 4:00 – 6:00 PM.
* The Road Less Traveled Tasting @ McKinnon’s Market & Super Butcher Shop. From 4:00 – 6:00 PM.
* Hop into Spring featuring Peak Organic @ the Rusty Hammer. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* It’s Finally Friday – Great Rhythm Happy Hour @ Fuki. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
* NEW-The Professionals Only Series @ Row 34 Portsmouth. From 5:00 – 8:00 PM.
* Beer & Chocolate Pairing @ Loaded Question. From 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
* NEW-Friday Night Flights with Smuttynose @ Federal Cigar Bar Portsmouth. From 7:00 – 9:00 PM.
* East Coast vs West Coast @ Cornerstone West End. From 7:00 – 11:00 PM
* Northwoods Post Up @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Time: TBD.

Saturday, March 2nd: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* NEW-Tilton Brother Brewing GRAND OPENING @ Tilton Brothers Brewing. All-Day
* Bad Lab Beer Co. Brunch Pairing “Rise and Shine” with Bad Lab Beer Co! @ The Goat – Portsmouth. From 8:00 AM – 111:59 PM.
* All-Portsmouth Tap Takeover and Music at 8PM @ Portsmouth Book and Bar. From 10:00 AM – 11:59 PM.
* Smuttynose Beers & Brunch @ The Wilder. From 10:30 – 3:30 PM.
* NEW-The Professionals Only Series @ Garrison City Beerworks. From 12:00 – 3:00 PM.
* Bourbon Barrel Madness Tapping @ Loaded Question. From 12:00 – 9:00 PM.
* Throwin’ it Back Apres Ski Party @ Throwback Brewery. From 3:00 – 9:00 PM.
* 80’s Ski Party w/ Woodstock Inn and Brewery @ TJ’s. Starting at 9:00 PM.

Sunday, March 3rd: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* 6th Annual Portsmouth Beer Week Hangover Cure Tour @ WHYM Craft Beer Cafe. Starting @ 11:00 AM.
* Brewer’s Discretion – Part 5 @ Earth Eagle Brewings. Time: 12:00 PM.
* NEW- Jazz Brunch @ Great Rhythm Brewing. From 12:00 – 2:00 PM.

Monday, March 4th: Click here for the EVENT DETAILS
* Burger floats all boats @ BRGR Bar. Starting at 6:00 PM.

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Brewery Tasting Hours

* Beara Irish:
_Mon-Thurs: CLOSED
_Fri: 12PM-8PM
_Sat: 1PM-8PM
_Sun: 1PM-6PM
* Chapel and Main:
_Tues-Sat — 4pm-10pm
_Sunday — 11am-9pm
_closed Mon
* Cisco:
_Monday 11AM–9PM
_Tuesday 11AM–9PM
_Wednesday 11AM–9PM
_Thursday 11AM–9PM
_Friday 11AM–10PM
_Saturday 11AM–10PM
_Sunday 11:30AM–8PM
* Deciduous:
_Thursday 4–7PM
_Friday 2–8PM
_Saturday 12–8PM
_Sunday 1–6PM
* Earth Eagle:
_Sun. – thurs. 11:30am to 10pm. Serving food till 9pm
​_Fri. & sat. 11:30am to Midnight. Serving food till 10pm
* Garrison City:
_Wed & Th: 4pm – 8pm
_Friday – Saturday: 12pm – 8pm
_Sun: 12pm – 4pm
* Great Rhythm:
_Mon – Tue: Closed
_Wed – Sat: 12pm – 8pm
_Sun: 12pm – 6pm
* Liar’s Bench:
_Tues-Thurs 12p-9p
_Fri-Sat 12p-10p
_Sun 12p-8p
* Loaded Questions:
_Monday: 3:00 – 9:00 PM
_Tuesday: CLOSED
_Wednesday – Friday: 3:00 – 9:00 PM
_Saturday: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
_Sunday: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
* Portsmouth Brewery:
_OPEN EVERYDAY, Except Thanksgiving & Christmas
_11:30AM – 12:25AM
_SUN-THU FOOD UNTIL 11PM
_FRI-SAT FOOD UNTIL 12:25am
* Some Brewing:
_Saturday & Sunday 12–7PM
_Monday & Tuesday 12–8PM
_Wednesday 12–9PM
_Thursday 12–8PM
_Friday 12–9PM
* Smuttynose:
Retail, Tours & Tastings
_Mon-Tue: 12-7pm (No Tours)
_Wed-Fri: 12-7pm
_Sat-Sun: 11am-7pm
Hayseed Restaurant
_Mon-Tue: Closed
_Wed-Thu: 11:30am-9pm
_Fri-Sat: 11:30am-10pm
_Sun: 11:30am-9pm
* Throwback:
_Monday Closed
_Tuesday Closed
_Wednesday 4:00pm – 9:00pm
_Thursday – Saturday 11:00am – 9:00pm. Kitchen opens at noon
_Sunday 10:00am – 3:00pm
* Woodland Farms:
_Open 7 days a week from noon to 8
_(9pm on Friday and Saturday, 6pm on Sunday)
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* More coming soon!