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3rd Annual Portsmouth Beer Week - February 27 - March 5, 2012

The Portsmouth Beer Week is a celebration of beer, culminating in the release of Kate the Great at the Portsmouth Brewery on Monday, March 5. With the help of local establishments and partnerships with breweries, our goal is the increase Portsmouth's footprint on the national craft beer map. To get updated information on Twitter, check out #pbw12 and @portsbeerweek

To learn more about the 3rd Annual Portsmouth Beer Week and how you can get involved, click here

Seacoast Winter Brew Fest

Join and Seacoast Beverage lab at the Portsmouth Gas Light Company for the first annual Seacoast Winter Beer Fest.

Where: Portsmouth Gas Light Company
VIP Session*- 1: 11:00-12:00 PM (includes admission to Session 1): $60
Session 1 – 12:00-3:00 PM: $40
Session 2 – 4:00 – 7:00 PM: $40
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Movie Premier - The Love of Beer

East coast premier of the Love of Beer Movie.

Where: Music Hall, Portsmouth.
When: Friday, March 2nd.
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Portsmouth Pub Crawl

Join Smuttynose, and Seacoast Beverage lab for the 2nd Annual Portsmouth Pub Crawl.

Where: Downtown Portsmouth
When: Starts at 2:00
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Some Additional Events

Sun, Rolling out The Barrels @ RiRa Portsmouth
Tue, Brews & Bruins @ Redhook Brewery
Thu, Widmer Tap Takeover @ Fat Belly's
Thu, Battle of the Brewery Bands @ the Press Room
Sat, All Grain Homebrew Demo and Open House - at A&G.
Sun, BrunchFest @ River House
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When: Monday, March 5th.
Bottles: Scratch ticket sales start approximately three weeks before March 5th.
Draft: On March 5th, doors open up at 11:00 and draft is tapped at 11:30

- The same volume of Kate will be brewed as in years past.
- Smaller Bottles (330ml/11.2oz), cheaper price ($8).
- More bottles are available
- More scratch tickets, but better odds of winning.
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Recommended Accommodations - Ale House Inn

Located on Bow Street, in the historic Portsmouth Brewing Co. building (c. 1880), the Ale House Inn is Portsmouth's only boutique, urban inn. Centrally located in the Market Square district, we are surrounded by all the shops, restaurants, cafes, and historic sites that make Portsmouth so special.

Book your reservations fast - soon, there will be no room at the Inn.

American's Best Inn

America’s Best Inn at the traffic circle $65.00 per night (call for reservations, mention Portsmouth Craft Beer Week to receive the promotional rate) 603.431.4400.

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