Passport Craft Beer & Food Pairing Tour

Saturday, September 15th 2018

You're invited to celebrate 10 years of great beer and fine food with the 2018 PASSPORT Craft Beer and Food Tour! Come and enjoy a beautiful evening on the historic grounds of Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth, while sampling local craft beers paired with foods created by the best chefs in the area!

The 2018 Passport Pairing Map has arrived, check it out and plan your route!

Enter the 2018 Passport raffle where one winner will win a one night stay for two at the Woodstock Inn, Station & Brewery in North Woodstock, NH. Winners will enjoy dinner in the original train station depot and a guided tour of their in-house brewery, featuring more than a dozen year-round and seasonal beers.  Get your Passport raffle tickets now! 

The 2018 PASSPORT Tour, New England’s premiere craft beer and food pairing event, will feature over 20 craft beers in a variety of styles, deliciously paired with tastes prepared by noted chefs and food purveyors. There are new beers and foods on tap this year, and we're adding brewers and restaurants weekly!

Returning to help celebrate 10 years of PASSPORT... the local original band, Martin England and the Reconstructed.

Thanks to Smuttynose Brewing Company and Chef Evan Hennessey of Stages at One Washington for once again partnering with New Hampshire PBS and Strawbery Banke Museum on this fundraising event. 

Keep up with the latest pairing news on Facebook and Twitter! Questions? Email us at

Diplomat VIP Reception
4 – 7:30 PM

A PASSPORT Diplomat VIP ticket includes early admission to the Main Event, and a VIP tent where Diplomats can gather and sample exclusive beer and food pairings all evening. Guests receive a special PASSPORT glass.

Passport Main Event
5 – 7:30 PM

Stroll Strawbery Banke Museum's grounds on the Piscataqua while enjoying a tour of craft beers from over 20 small and larger brewers, perfectly paired with savory (and sweet!) appetizers prepared by local chefs. Guests receive a special PASSPORT glass.

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General Information

  • Event is open to adults 21 and older only. ID is required.

  • PASSPORT will be held, rain or shine.

  • Tickets are not refundable or transferable through NHPTV or Strawbery Banke Museum.

  • Tickets to PASSPORT are limited. This event sells out early!

  • Questions? Contact Us: Email | Facebook | Twitter

Participating Brewers

Smuttynose Smuttlabs Liar’s Bench Portsmouth Brewery North Country Cider Garrison City Beer Works Woodstock Inn and Brewery Stoneface Brewing Throwback Brewery Great Rhythm Brewing Moat Mountain Deciduous Brewing Schilling Beer Co. Bad Labs Beer Co. Earth Eagle Brewings Neighborhood Beer Company Chapel and Main Great North Aleworks Martha's Exchange Allagash Brewing Loaded Question Brewing

Participating Restaurants

Stages at One Washington Hayseed Fig Tree Kitchen Thirsty Moose Pete and Gerry's Heirloom Eggs NH Food Bank Culinary Program American Flatbread / Rustic Crust Enna Chocolate British Beer Company Otis Calefs Country Store 1652 Chapel and Main Earth Eagle Brewings Earth's Harvest Franklin Oyster House Martingale Wharf Anju Noodle Bar CAVA Laney + Lu Ohana Wilder Portsmouth Brewery Throwback Brewery Tuscan Kitchen When Pigs Fly Breads Atlantic Grill The McKinnon's Bad Labs Beer Co. Ore Nell's BBQ Row 34 Moxy Port City Pretzels

Event Sponsors

Itaconix Thirsty Moose Bangor Savings Bank Taste of the Seacoast McLean Communications