SATURDAY / SEPTEMBER 14TH, 2019 / CONSTITUTION PLAZA / HARTFORD, CT
Small State Great Beer 2019

SSGB is a celebration of our thriving culture, featuring unlimited tastings from the best CT breweries alongside local food trucks and live entertainment. SSGB transforms a craft beer showcase into an immersive festival experience in Downtown Hartford.

Connecting over 45+ CT breweries with thousands of attendees across two sessions, we aim to unite a truly diverse crowd around GREAT beer, local pride, and top-level culture.

OFFICIAL HASHTAG: #SSGB2019

Rules + Regs

Must Be 21+ To Enter
No Weapons
No Smoking
No Pets
No Backpacks
No Oversized Bags (Bag must be 14″x14″x6″)
No Glass or Metal Containers
No Chairs
No Umbrellas
No Outside Food or Beverage
No Flyers, Samples, Giveaways or Promotional Items
No Drones or Remote Control Aircraft, Cars or Toys
No AVPs or MODs or Liquid Refills for E-Cigs
No Detachable Lens Cameras
No Flyers, Samples, Giveaways or Promotional Items
No Outside Alcohol
No Drunk Uncles

SSGB Fest is RAIN OR SHINE.
Breweries

SMALL STATE GREAT BEER was the first festival to feature exclusively Connecticut beer and boy are we proud of it.

VIEW LAST YEARS TAP LIST!

2nd Bridge Brewing Co
30 Mile Brewing
Alvarium Beer Company
Aspetuck Brew Lab
Asylum Distillery
Back East Brewing
Bad Dream Brewing
BADSONS BEER Co.
Black Hog Brewing
Boondoogle Beers
Brass Works Brewing Company
Brewery Legitimus
Center Street Brewing Company
Charter Oak Brewing Co
City Steam Brewery
Cliffside Brewing
Cottrell Brewing Co
Duvig Brewing Company
East Rock Brewing Company
Firefly Hollow Brewing Co
Five Churches Brewing
Front Porch Brewing
Great Falls Brewing Company, LLC
Half Full Brewery
Hanging Hills
Hartford Flavor Company
Hoax Brewing Co
Hog River Brewing Company
Kinsmen Brewing Company
Labyrinth Brewing Compnay
Little House Brewing, LLC
New England Brewing Company
New England Cider
New Park Brewing
No Worries Brewing
Nod Hill Brewery
Norbrook Farm Brewery
Other Desi Beer Co.
Outer Light Brewing
Powder Hollow Brewery
Reverie Brewing Company
Shebeen Brewing Company
Skygazer Brewing Company
Spoke and Spy Cidery
Stafford Cidery
Stony Creek Brewery
Stubborn Beauty Brewing Co.
These Guys Brewing Company
Thimble Island Brewing Company
Two Roads Brewing
Witchdoctor Brewing Company
Yankee Cider Company

Live Music

2019 MUSIC LINE-UP

SSGB features live music during both the daytime and evening sessions. We’re excited to announce the 2019 line-up hosted by Rosanna with house band Funky Dawgz Brass Band featuring special guest Kat Wright

Past performers include RJD2, Bronze Radio Return, Cults, Son Little, Amasa Hines, West End Blend, Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Penniless Wild, Atlas Gray and Balkun Brothers.

Food Truck District

SSGB brings you the best food in town, with a whole street closed off for food trucks, and only accessible to festival attendees.

Food by:
Baba Ghanoush Food Truck
Ben & Jerry’s Catering CT
Black Eyed Sally’s
B.T.’s Smokehouse
Craftbird Food Truck
Fryborg
Fuego Picante
Hartford Baking Co.
Mercado
The Celiac Epicurean LLC
The Whey Station

Plan Your Trip
Tickets
The simple part. First things first, you’ll need a ticket
Weekend
Make a weekend in Hartford! Click below for exclusive hotel discounts.
Getting There
SSGB is located in the heart of downtown Hartford. Bike, walk, bus + train line accessible!

Small State Great Beer Event Rate (48% DISCOUNT)

200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103

$119.00 King (Normally $229)

Small State Great Beer Event Rate (15% OFF)

315 Trumbull St, Hartford, CT 06103

$119.00 King + Double Room (Normally $139)

Schedule
14
SEPT
Join us for Connecticut’s biggest and best beer festival!

1:00 pm – 4:00pm

Session 1 GA

Start off your day right with sunshine and craft beer. #daydrinking

5:30 pm – 9:30 pmVIP

Session 2 VIP

VIP guests get early access (more time to drink!) and a bigger tasting glass (beer and more pours!).

6:30pm – 9:30pm

Session 2 GA

Take on the night sipping CT beer under the stars. #nightcap

Tickets

PRE-SALE GA

$38
Tasting Glass
Unlimited Pours
Live Music, Food Trucks + More!

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PRE-SALE VIP

$58 VIP
1-Hour Early Entry
Larger Tasting Glass
Unlimited Pours
Live Music, Food Trucks + More!

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PRE-SALE DD

$18
Designated Drive
Non-Drinking Ticket
Live Music, Food Trucks + More!

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Sponsors
SEPTEMBER 14th, 2019 / HARTFORD, CT