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Ales for Tails Brew Festival

  • Thompson's Point 1 Thompsons Point Portland, ME, 04102 United States (map)

Join us for Maine’s only dog-friendly beer festival, Ales for Tails, on Saturday, September 30th from 2-5pm at Thompson’s Point. 

Ales for Tails is an afternoon of locally-brewed beers, food truck delicacies, socializing with humans and partaking in activities with canine friends. Blake & Eva from the Coast 93.1 - Portland, ME morning show will be on-hand, broadcasting live with awesome music to keep the party entertained.

Each admission includes 8 tasting tickets for the brewer booths. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome (and encouraged!) to attend at no additional cost. Pre-purchased tickets are $30 per person. PLEASE NOTE: our 2016 Ales for Tails SOLD OUT in advance. Pre-purchasing your ticket is strongly encouraged.

2017 PARTICIPATING BREWERS (to be updated as more join):
Allagash Brewing CompanyAtlantic Brewing CompanyAustin Street BreweryBanded Horn Brewing Co.Baxter Brewing Co.Dirigo Brewing CompanyFore River Brewing CompanyFoulmouthed BrewingFoundation Brewing CompanyFunky Bow Brewery and Beer CompanyDL Geary BrewingGritty McDuff'sIsland Dog BrewingMast Landing Brewing CompanyOne Eye Open Brewing CompanySebago Brewing Company,Shipyard Brewing CompanyStrong Brewing Company

2017 FOOD TRUCKS:
Mami PortlandPB&MEUrban Sugar DonutsCannoli Joe'sThainy Boda,Maine-ly Meatballs

Local, delicious non-alcoholic beverages will be provided by Green Bee Craft Beverages and Capt'n Eli Soda. And, our friends at the Congress Street Starbucks will be whipping up foamy puppachinos for our four-legged guests.

All money raised will directly support the 4,000+ homeless and displaced animals the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland cares for every year. So, grab your four-legged best friend, your family and friends and support a furry-good cause at Ales for Tails.

Our 2017 Ales for Tails is presented by IDEXX
Supporting Sponsors: The Fish & Bone - PortlandRoscoe's Bed + Bark andThompson's Point
Pup Star Sponsor: Strategic Media Inc
Media Partner: Coast 93.1 - Portland, ME
Fido's Friend Sponsors: Broadreach Public RelationsCamp Bow Wow Portland, MaineCharlie's Friends Doggie Day CareFalmouth Veterinary HospitalNorway Savings BankSaco and Biddeford Savings Institution

Earlier Event: September 9
Maine Brew Fest - Sunday River