Noah Webster Real Ale Harvest Festival 2017

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It's back! Beer you can't find anywhere else, plus food trucks and live music. Join us for the 3rd Annual Noah Webster Real Ale Harvest Festival brought to you by Harvest Country Store and Harvest Fine Wines & Spirits. New England breweries will create unique casks of Real Ale for the occasion with one minor stipulation: their brew must include an ingredient from Noah Webster's 18th century garden. The specialty casks are made just for the occasion and good for one day only! A panel of judges determine the Cask Champion and attendees will vote for the Taster's Choice Winner.

Last year, over 24 breweries participated including:

New Park Brewing, the 2016 Cask Champion & winner of the Taster's Choice Award.
Aspetuck Brew Lab
Back East Brewing Company
Black Hog Brewing Co.
City Steam Brewery
DuVig Brewing Company
Hanging Hills Brewing Company
Hog River Brewing Co.
Kent Falls Brewing
OEC Brewing
Olde Burnside Brewing
Relic Brewing Co
Steady Habit Brewing Company
Still Hill Brewery
Thomas Hooker Brewery
Two Roads Brewing Company
Willimantic Brewing Company

Stay tuned to learn about the breweries that will participate in this year's competition.

This year, there will be two sessions to choose from: 2:00-5:00 p.m. or 6:00-9:00 p.m. Must be 21 years old; valid i.d. required.

Tickets for each session are $40 in advance, $35 for members, and include unlimited tastings and souvenir tasting glass. Food will be available for purchase. This is an indoor / outdoor event with live music. Tickets are limited, advanced purchase highly recommended.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the museum's educational mission.

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