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Where: Jefferson, OH
When: October 19-20, 2018

The Story:

The rarest beers on planet earth are made with maple syrup. The rarest maple syrup on planet earth is made with bourbon barrels. This is where it all comes together. If you are a beer nerd, you should be here.

Bissell Maple Farm has partnered with some of America’s top craft breweries. This event is a culmination of the collaboration.

Two Events in One:

1. Craft Maple Festival – Free Pancake Breakfast and Vendor Event
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00AM – 2:00PM
Where: Bissell Maple Farm, 82 West Ashtabula Street, Jefferson, OH 44047
Cost: FREE
Details:
A free pancake breakfast, family-friendly activities, and vendors promoting artisan and maple-related products. Tours will be available at Bissell Maple Farm. Donations will go to the scholarship fund by the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce.

2. Craft Maple Festival – Craft Beer Event (2 Parts)

EXCLUSIVE BREWERS GATHERING (Part 1)
When: Friday, October 19, 2018 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Where: Ashtabula County Fairgrounds Expo Center, 127 N Elm St, Jefferson, OH 44047
Cost: $100/person
Details:
Eat dinner with the brewers. Featuring good beer grub by Nate Rockwell (Briquettes) and Nate Fagnilli (Crosswinds Grille and Na●Kyrsie Meats). Limited availability – only 100 tickets.

Included will be awesome appetizers, an opportunity to meet the brewers, a glass, and an exclusive t-shirt.

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Proceeds will go to the NEO Fund.

CRAFT BEER EVENT (Part 2)
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Where: Ashtabula County Fairgrounds Expo Center, 127 N Elm St, Jefferson, OH 44047
Cost: $50/person
Details:
Craft Maple Beer from Goose Island, Founders, Virtue Cider, Brick and Barrel, Thirsty Dog Brewing, Market Garden Brewery, Monday Night Brewing, Intuition Ale, Sierra Nevada, and Waltz Brewery.

Special guest, Steve Stallard, from BLiS will be receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award for creating craft maple syrup. We are here to celebrate a category that Steve created almost 20 years ago. Other awards to include, Best Beer in Show, Best Cider, Best Barrel-Aged Beer, Crowd Favorite, and Traditional Maple Syrup.

Included will be tickets for 16 – 3oz pours and a glass. Limited availability – only 350 tickets.

A food truck will be available for food purchases.

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Proceeds will go to the NEO Fund.