Lake Placid Brewfest

at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid

The Premier Brewfest in the Adirondack Mountains!

Lake Placid's 5th 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 the historic 1932 rink of the Lake Placid Olympic Center! So if you are looking to taste some of the best beers around and talk with the brewers who brew them, this event is for you! Check out the "Schedule" tab to see a list of last year's breweries, and keep your eyes peeled for updates in September with this year's list. This year's festivities are presented by Paul Smith's College.

VIP Admission Includes: 

  • 5 Hour sampling
  • Exclusive samples
  • Hors d'oeurvres from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Souvenir sampling glass
  • Live entertainment by Annie in the Water from 3:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Souvenir gift
  • Credential

General Admission Includes:

  • 4 Hour sampling
  • Souvenir sampling glass
  • Live music by Annie in the Water from 3:00 - 7:00 pm

Designated Driver Admission Includes: 

General Information
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016
VIP Admission 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm | General Admission 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
VIP Admission: $75 (available online only; tickets limited to first 200 sold)
General Admission: $45 online / $55 at the door
Designated Driver: $10
Must be 21 or older to enter Brewfest (including designated drivers)
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

October 15, 2016

2015 Participating Breweries (2016 list will be posted in September):

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
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 Co., Golden, CO
Hazlitt Cider, Hector, NY
Harvest Moon Cidery, Cazenovia NY
Ithaca Beer Company, Ithaca, NY
Keegan Ales, Kingston, NY
Kona Brewing Company, Kailua-Kona, HI
Kuka Brewing Company, Blauvelt, NY
Lagunitas Brewing Company, Lagunitas, CA
Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, Lake Placid, NY
Left Hand Brewing Company, Longmont, CO
Long Trail Brewing Company, Bridgewater Corners, VT
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 Brewery, Middlebury, VT
Paradox Brewery, Schroon Lake, NY
Peak Organic Brewing Company, Portland, ME
Plattsburgh Brewing Company, Plattsburgh, NY
Redhook Ale Brewery, Portsmouth, NH
Saranac Brewery, Utica, NY
Shiner 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


Please note: Lake Placid Brewfest reserves the right to refuse alcohol to anyone who appears intoxicated even if tokens have not been exhausted.