Local Breweries and Distilleries for a Fun Day Out!

Looking for a great idea for a day out with friends, or perhaps a date night? Try a tasting at one of the fabulous local breweries, distilleries, and wineries all close to the North Conway area. Keep reading to learn more!

Moat Mountain Brewing Company

Pop into the Moat Mountain Smokehouse to sample some of the Moat’s famous brews! While tours of the Brew Barn and Cannery are not available, you can still see why locals flock to the Brewery’s Smokehouse (the restaurant portion) regularly. With an extensive menu and a charming location (a classic New England Inn), the Smokehouse is a fantastic place to gather with friends & family. Choose from indoor or outdoor dining, and settle in for a fun and lively night full of friends and good food. Keep an eye on their website for the most up-to-date list of their beer offerings, you won’t be disappointed! Click here to learn more.

Tuckerman Brewing Company

Tuckerman Brewing Co. is a local gem. Head over to their outdoor beer garden, situated on a 30,000 sq.ft. field, for a classic Tuckerman draft. The Brewery has set up outdoor seating, a giant party tent, food, and a one-way flow of customers so you can enjoy safely. Sample the full menu, snacks, or the local food trucks on Sundays! Dance the evening away to the live music playing from 2-5 PM every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Unfortunately, brewery tours are on hold at this point, but we look forward to taking them again in the future! Tuckerman Brewing is still filling growlers, but only new ones, no reusable growlers, please. Grab some cans to go and finish the night around the outdoor fire pit at a Pinkham Vacation Rental home!  Click here to learn more.

Tamworth Distilling

Head south to Tamworth Distilling, where you won’t want to miss out on their small-batch, scratch-made spirits! Stop in the store to pick up your own selection of spirits (curbside is available) or have a bite to eat in the Art in the Age Café. Want to expand your own cocktail-making knowledge? Sign up for an exclusive private cocktail class! Learn how to create three seasonal cocktails, chat about the creative inspiration behind the cocktails and mixology, and enjoy light bites from the Café. Email events@tamworthgarden.com to learn more about scheduling and pricing. Click here to learn more.

Dining around Pinkham Vacation RentalsWoodstock Brewery

Journey to North Woodstock, NH for a tour of the Woodstock Brewery, to have a bite to eat, and listen to some live music while you sample the beer. Sign up for a tour, occurring daily at 12PM, where you will learn about the breweries journey from a seven-barrel brewery to a regional brewery distributing across New England! Finish the tour with a tasting, and head home with a pint glass. Settle into one of the four bars at Woodstock Brewery, or order up an amazing meal, we recommend the bison burger! Overdo it during the day? Book a room at the Woodstock Inn for the night, and check out the incredible breakfast menu the next morning. Click here to learn more.

Saco River Brewing

Head just across the border in Fryeburg, Maine, where you’ll find Saco River Brewing, a local favorite. Snag a seat outside and order from the Taproom’s large selection of beer. Order a 32 or 64 oz growler or, if you’re feeling adventurous, a paddle flight! Saco River Brewing is a great place to gather with friends and family (ages 21+ of course), to enjoy a night at their expanded outdoor seating area. Prefer to taste at home? Online ordering and curbside pickup are available! Click here to learn more.


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