Swine & Stein Brewfest in Gardiner, Maine

2023 Brewers

A Beer Festival With More Than Just Beer

Over 20 craft beverage producers from across Maine will be serving samples all day in the streets of historic downtown Gardiner, Maine. Learn all about the varieties of beers, wines, ciders, rums, meads, and more from those who know it best - the people who make it!

Swine & Stein Brewfest Blank Canvas Brewing Pouring Samples

Sample Maine's Variety Of Craft Beverage Producers

Swine & Stein Brewfest: Saturday, October 7th, 2023

Maine's Best Breweries, Distilleries, Wineries & Meaderies

View the festival tap list and plan to sample your favorites! 

From barrel aged beers to award winning rum, you’ll enjoy brews and blends not always found at the store, for a true handcrafted, small batch experience. To tantalize all taste buds, hard cider, wine, mead and craft spirits will also be on tap. 

2023 Brewfest Lineup


Absolem Cider

Winthrop, ME
Bateau Brewing Logo

Bateau Brewing

Gardiner, ME

Bath Ale Works

Wiscasset, ME
Black Pug Brewing

Black Pug Brewing

Brunswick, ME

Cushnoc Brewing Co

Augusta, ME

Flight Deck Brewing

Brunswick, ME

Footbridge Brewery

Boothbay Harbor, ME
Olive Pit Brewing

Olive Pit Brewing

Lisbon Falls, ME

Outland Farm Brewery

Pittsfield, ME

Penobscot Bay Brewery

Winterport, ME

Run Amok Mead

West Gardiner, ME

Trinken Brewing Co

West Bath, ME

Winterport Winery

Winterport, ME

Tickets On Sale Now

A limited number of VIP tickets are available to get in early at 12pm for the premier VIP tasting hour!
They WILL sell out!

General Admission, and Designated Driver options also available. Save $5 off the gate price when you buy in advance.



Exclusive early access to premier tastings from breweries, distilleries & wineries for VIP hour from 12pm-1pm. Includes complimentary tasting glass, live music, entertainment and food vendors.

Limited quantity available!


General Admission


1pm entry with access to samples from breweries, distilleries and wineries, live music, entertainment and food vendors. Includes complimentary tasting glass.

Save $5 off the gate price by buying in advance.




Non-drinking admission. Includes unlimited soft drinks and water, live music, entertainment and food vendors.

May enter at 12pm when accompanied with VIP ticketholder, otherwise general 1pm admission.