Lake Placid Brewfest

at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid

Lake Placid's annual brewfest comes to town to give you a truly unique experience. You'll get to sample beers from across the country and talk to beer experts right in your own back yard! So if you are looking to taste some of the best beers around and talk with the brewers who brew them, then this event is for you!  The festivities will take place in the 1932 rink of the Lake Placid Olympic Center.

Participating Breweries:

1911 Hard Cider, Layfette, NY
21 Ammendment, San Leandro, CA
Abita Brewing Company, Abita Springs, LA
Adirondack Pub and Brewery, Lake George, NY
Allagash Breweing Company, Portland, ME
Anchor Steam Brewery, San Francisco, CA
Anderson Valley Brewing Company, Boonville, CA
Ausable Brewing Company, Keeseville, NY
Avery Brewing Company, Boulder, CO
Awestruck Cider, Walton NY
Ballast Point, San Diego, CA
Bell's Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI
Big Tupper Brewing, Tupper Lake, NY
Blackbird Cider Works, Barker, NY
Blue Line Brewery, Saranac Lake, NY
Blue Point Brewing Company, Patchogue, NY
Brewery Ommegang, Cooperstown, NY
Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY
Brown's Brewing Company, Troy, NY
City Steam Brewery, Hartford, CT
Common Roots Brewing Company, Glens Falls, NY
Crispin Cider Company, Colfax, CA
Davidson Brothers Brewing Company, Glen Falls, NY
Doc's Draft Hard Cider, Warwick, NY
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, Milton, DE
Downeast Cider House, Boston, MA
Empire Brewing Company, Syracuse, NY
Firestone Walker Brewing Company, Paso Robles, CA
Founders Brewing Company, Grand Rapids,MI
Genesee Brew House, Rochester, NY
Good Nature Brewing, Hamilton, NY
Goose Island Beer Company, Chicago, IL
Great Adirondack Brewing Company, Lake Placid, NY
Great Divide Brewing Company, Denver, CO
Harvest Moon Cidery, Cazenovia NY
Ithaca Beer Company, Ithaca, NY
Keegan Ales, Kingston, NY
Kona Brewing Company, Kailua-Kona, HI
Andean Brewing Company, Blauvelt, NY
Lagunitas Brewing Company, Lagunitas, CA
Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, Lake Placid, NY
Long Trail Brewing Company, Bridgewater Corners, VT
Left Hand Brewing Company, Longmont, CO
Magic Hat Brewing Company, South Burlington, VT
McKenzies Hard Cider, West Seneca, NY
Naked Flock Hard Cider, Warwick NY
One Tree Hard Cider, Spokane Valley, WA
Oskar Blues Brewery, Longmont, CO
Otter Creek Brewing, Middlebury, VT
Paradox Brewery, Schroon Lake, NY
Plattsburgh Brewing Company, Plattsburgh, NY
Redhook Ale Brewery, Portsmouth, NH
Saranac Brewery, Utica, NY
Spoetzl Brewery, Shiner, TX
Shipyard Brewing Co. , Portland, ME
Sea Dog Brewing Co. , Portland, ME
Shmaltz, Clifton Park, NY
Shocktop Beer, St. Louis, MO
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Chico, CA
Sixpoint Brewery, Brooklyn, NY
Smuttynose Brewing Company, Portsmouth, NH
Some Brewing Company, LLC, York, ME
Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, NY
Stone Brewing Company, San Diego, CA
Switchback Brewing Company, Burlington, VT
Troegs Brewery, Hersey, PA
Unita Brewing Company, Salt Lake City, UT
Upstate Brewing Company, Elmira, NY
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company, Portland, OR
Woodchuck Cider, Spingfield, VT


VIP Admission Includes: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • 5 Hour Sampling
  • Unlimited Samples - Some restrictions apply, see ticket link for details
  • Exclusive Samples
  • Hors d'oeuvres from 2pm-3pm
  • Souvenir Sampling Glass
  • Live Entertainment
  • Souvenir Gift
  • Credential

General Admission Includes: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • 4 Hour Sampling
  • Unlimited Samples - Some restrictions apply, see ticket link for details
  • Souvenir Sampling Glass
  • Live Entertainment

Designated Driver Admission

  • Unlimited water and soda
  • Live Entertainment

Friday Night Movie - "Blood, Sweat and Beers"

  • Located in the Lake Placid Conference Center, Lussi Ballroom
  • 6:30pm (reception) 7pm Movie begins followed by question and answer
  • Admission includes: 70 minute movie, Question and answer with movie director, Complimentary beer & snacks
  • Checkout the official movie trailer here
General Information
VIP: $75
General Admission: $55
Designated Driver: $10
Friday Night Movie: $10
All festival goers must be 21 years of age or older, even designated drivers | VIP tickets are only available online | VIP Tickets are limited to the first 200 sold
Home to the 'Miracle on Ice' and Eric Heiden's five Olympic Gold Medals in 1980 and Sonja Henie's Olympic Gold Medal in 1932