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Clear Your Schedule: Our Winter + Spring Fest Roundup Is Here

Fest season is the best. And lucky for us (and you), that’s pretty much allll year round. We’ve rounded up our upcoming fests for the winter + spring months so you can clear your calendars (and ‘erm, prep your livers). We may be biased but there are some pretty dope breweries on deck this season. BeerAdvocate’s Extreme Beer Fest is back plus, welcome a new fest to the block: Finback’s Whale Watching. Keep reading below for what liquid we’re bringing your way this season. 👇

Rhode Island Brew Fest

If you were lucky enough to snag tix to this year’s Rhode Island Brew Fest (tickets are sold out), come say 👋 and drink the 🔥 brews we’re pouring.

WHEN: Saturday, January 25 | 1-4 PM (session 1) | 5:30-8:30 PM (session 2)

WHERE: The WaterFire Arts Center | 475 Valley St, Providence, RI 02908


– Aeronaut

– Banded Brewing

– Beer On Earth

– Common Roots

– FAB Beer

– Finback


– Long Live

– Proclamation

– Queen City

– Rising Tide

– Shaidzon

– Twelve Guns

Extreme Beer Fest

BeerAdvocate is back at it with Extreme Beer Fest. 2 days. And so.many.craft.beers to consume. Tickets for EBF flew this year butttt, if you snagged yours ahead of time – here are the deets you need to know. 👇

WHEN: Friday, January 31 + Saturday, February 1 | 1/31 6-9:30 PM (session 1) | 2/1 12-3:30 PM (session 2) | 2/1 6-9:30 PM (session 3)

WHERE: Cyclorama | 539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116


– Aardwolf

– Barreled Souls

– Bolero Snort

– Common Roots

– Definitive

– Newburgh

– Transient

Whale Watching

Get on board because it’s whale watching time… 🐳 Our friends from Queens, Finback Brewery, are hosting their FIRST EVER BEER FESTIVAL. They’ve invited 40+ breweries to bring their best beers to the Ocean State (many of which have never been seen in Rhody before). Get ready to dive into a selection of craft beers to kick off the spring. BONUS: a special selection of whales will be released just  for the occasion.

WHEN: Saturday, March 28 | 12:30-5 PM

WHERE: Blackstone River at Roosevelt & Exchange | 249 Roosevelt Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860

TICKETS: Tickets for this dope fest are available now (including VIP access). This way for tix.


– 3 Sons

– Aardwolf

– Alvarado Society

– Angry Chair

– Burley Oak

– Burnish

– Casa Agria

– Cerebral

– Civil Society

– Commonwealth

– Dancing Gnome

– Foam

– Great Notion

– Long Live

– Magnify

– Mikerphone

– Other Half

– Rare Barrel

– Southern Grist

– Speciation

– Tilted Barn

– Unseen Creatures

– Vitamin Sea

+ more! Follow @finbackbrewery’s Instagram for more up-to-date details on Whale Watching.

Boston Beer and Cheese Fest

Charcuterie + beer? Name a better combo. We’ll wait. Boston Beer and Cheese Fest is back for its SIXTH year. 12 mouth-watering cheese makers and additional charcuterie + specialty food vendors will be featured in addition to 25 beer/cider and cheese pairing. Don’t believe us that beer and cheese are a dreamboat of a combo? Come find out for yourself.

WHEN: Friday, March 27 + Saturday, March 28 | 3/27 6-9:30 PM (session 1) | 3/28 1-4:30 PM (session 2) | 3/28 6-9:30 PM (session 3)

WHERE: Cyclorama | 539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

TICKETS: Tix sell out FAAAST for this fest. Grab your tix now.

WHO WE’RE POURING: Stay tuned for who we’re pouring!

If you plan on festin’ it up at any (or all) of these events and tasting the above delicious beers, tag us (@crftcollective) in your Instagram stories + posts. And follow along for up-to-the-minute updates. See you there. ✌️