Swine & Stein Brewfest in Gardiner, Maine

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Brewfest Food Vendors

Food trucks and local restaurants will be serving their best pork menu items along with other delicious dishes, including vegetarian options, sweet treats, and more.

Check out our festival fare lineup in the streets or stop in to one of our downtown restaurants, cafes or diners. Getting in and out of the beer garden is easy with multiple re-entry gates. 


Hungry? Our food vendors and restaurants will keep you satisfied.

Food Inside The Event:

Bao & Beyond

Banh Mi Bao, Pho Bao, Korean corn dog, Soba noodle salad, and special menu items.

The Blind Pig

They’ll be roasting a pig in the street, and have menu items available both on the street and inside the restaurant. 
Full restaurant menu opens up at 5pm. 

Goldfinch Creamery

Fresh soft pretzels with sweet and savory dipping sauces available at their tent in the street near the stage. Stop into their shop behind their tent at 316 Water Street for ice cream, baked goods, and more! 

Kabayan Philippine Food Truck

Find the pink food truck for a taste of the Pacific Islands! Lumpia, Karne-ku, Empanadas, Adobo, Siopao, Fried Rice, and Pancit. 

The Perfect Circle Cheesecakery

Ready for something sweet? Mini homemade cheesecakes available in a variety of delicious options. 

Pinky D’s Poutine Factory

Loaded french fries! Brew fest special is the “Pickled Pig”: Dill pickle dusted Fries, Cheddar Curds, Classic Gravy, and Pickle Brined Pulled Pork. They will have a variety of delicious menu options to make a meal out of french fries!

Downtown Restaurants:

Gerard’s Pizza

Gerard’s has been a local favorite for over 50 years. Offering fresh dough pizzas, or by the slice, as well as hot and cold sandwiches, salads, wraps, burgers and more! Grab a slice from inside the beer garden or find them near the main gate at 233 Water Street.

Table Bar

207 Water Street: Steamed hot dogs

A1 Diner

A Gardiner destination in itself, the A1 diner is just around the corner from the event at 3 Bridge Street. They offer traditional diner items as well as an excellent selection of specialty foods and desserts. 

Canton Village

Gardiner’s Chinese restaurant offers dining, takeout and bar service. Their menu consists of many tasty items including appetizers, soups, lo mein, fried rice, our house specialties, and authentic Chinese dishes along with various, unique cocktails. Find them at 428 Water Street.

Bintliff’s Corner Brew

Gardiner’s newest café also offers an abundance of brunch options Located at 153 Water Street with ample indoor and outdoor seating.

The Depot Pub

The Depot Sports Pub is a long established favorite eatery and watering hole located just around the corner from the event at 14 Maine Ave. 

Domino’s Pizza

Eat in or take out, Domino’s has pizza, salads, desserts and more. Find them across the block from the main gate at 192 Water Street.

Miller’s Pride Food Trailer

Located at Bateau Brewery, Millers Pride Food Trailer is the happening Food Truck where the locals go for lunch and dinner. Our menu features dishes assembled from the freshest ingredients, sure to bring full flavor into your life. Just down the street at 149 Water Street with plenty of outdoor seating.


Casual counter-serve chain for build-your-own sandwiches & salads, with health-conscious options. Find them near Hannaford at 35 Bridge Street. 

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Swine and Stein Brewfest Audience


Saturday, October 7, 2023 • 12-5pm

Beer Festival in the Streets of Downtown Gardiner, Maine!



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.


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

Our Growing List of Brewers Attending

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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