Special Events

Join us for a season full of awesome events, exciting competitions, and equipment demos! 

Ski Sundown Summer BREWFEST!!
Start Date/Time:
Saturday, June 20, 2015 4:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Saturday, June 20, 2015 8:00 PM

Brewfest online ticket sales have reached capacity and are sold out! A limited amount of tickets will be available at the door the day of the event for $35 (designated driver tickets are $20). The ticket windows will open at 4:00pm. Must be 21 or older, with a valid photo I.D. to attend.

If you purchased your tickets online please bring your email confirmation and a valid photo I.D. to the Will Call table located inside the lodge. The Will Call table will open at 3:15pm. The doors to the event will open at 4:00pm.

A portion of the event proceeds are donated to the Connecticut Brewers Guild, a not-for-profit organization supporting the craft brewing industry in our state. The event also benefits the STRIDE Adaptive Program that we are proud to offer here at Ski Sundown during our winter season.  For more information about STRIDE, click here.  

Featuring over 30 of Connecticut's finest craft brewers and beyond, unlimited tastings, free event tasting cup, live music by Uncle Polly & The Family Jam, delicious food available for purchase by Avon Prime Meats and KC Dublinerand more! 

Designated drivers will receive complimentary water and soda. Must be 21 or older to attend, with a valid photo I.D. Tickets purchased online will be held at the will call table for pick up at the event.  Once tickets have been purchased, no refunds can be issued. 

Event will be held rain or shine (will be held in lodge if raining).  This event is not suitable for children or pets.  Plenty of free parking.
 For lodging, check out Chapin Park Bed & Breakfast located 5 minutes from Ski Sundown in the lovely Pine Meadow district of New Hartford. 

As you sample brews at the fest, you can rate as you go, and at the end of the fest one beer will be crowned "The Beer with the Most Love!" Request an exclusive invite to become a SamPoll voter for the event here (space is limited):  click here


Participating brewers/brewpubs include, but are not limited to:

Back East Brewing

Berkshire Brewing Co. 

Black Hog Brewing Co.

Broad Brook Brewing

Cambridge House Brew Pub

Captain Lawrence

Charter Oak Brewing Company

City Steam Brewery

Cottrell Brewing Co.

Crispin' Cider Co.

Downeast Cider House

DuVig Brewing Company

Firefly Hollow Brewing Co.

Half Full Brewery

Harpoon Brewery

Ithaca Beer Co.

Kent Falls Brewing Co.

Long Trail

New England Brewing Co.

Olde Burnside Brewing Co.

Otter Creek

Overshores Brewing Company

Relic Brewing

Sam Adams



Shebeen Brewing Co.

Southport Brewing Co.

Stony Creek Brewery

Stubborn Beauty Brewing Co.

The Hartford Better Beer Co.

Thimble Island Brewery

Thomas Hooker Brewery

Two Roads Brewing Company

Willimantic Brewing Company


Posted On: On Thursday, April 09, 2015