Maine chocolatier, Bixby & Co., will be in the tasting room to lead you through a tasting of Sweetgrass wine and spirits with Maine chocolates. $6 per person
Shop, sample, and sip your way through our Holiday Open house. Appleton Creamery will have their exquisite cheeses to sample and take home, Sugar Spell Sweets will have delicious holiday treats that are sure to please your guests, and Sullivan Harbor Farm Smokehouse will present their amazing smoked seafood to try and buy. Returning jeweler Mei-Ling Cheung of RungyCheungy wowed us last year with her colorful creations and new this year will be Janelle Delicata of Everyday Jewelry & Wearable Art and 33 By Hand leather and canvas goods. We'll have plenty of wine and spirits and holiday cocktails for sampling too. Join us for a fun day of shopping! Saturday and Sunday, December 14th and 15th, 11 am to 5 pm
Sweetgrass is releasing its second Maine Single Malt Whiskey made from Maine grown barley. We know good things take time so we let it mature the old fashioned way, 7 years in barrel. Please join us at the distillery in Union for the celebration of the release of Sunk Haze, Sweetgrass single malt whiskey. Your ticket includes a whiskey tasting and some delicious foods like Duck Trap smoked salmon, fresh Pemaquid Oysters, scrumptious desserts, and a few customer requested surprises.
For tickets go here: Brown Paper Tickets
Wineries around Maine open their doors with special offerings. Sweetgrass Farm in Union will feature two winemaker led tastings (11:30 and 2:30) emphasizing the unique flavors found in Maine fruit wines with a pairing of Maine cheeses. Joining us will be Sullivan Harbor Farm for pairings all day with their fabulous smoked seafood.
Maine is home to some of the finest spirits producers in the world. Join the Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce and the Maine Distiller's Guild for a unique tasting event and learn how you can "make mine from Maine!" You'll have the opportunity to interact with the distillers, discover the nuances of tasting, learn when to shake or stir, taste some delicious new recipes and participate in demonstrations throughout the day! With live music, some of Maine's tastiest food trucks and loads of beach games, we hope the toughest decision you'll face will be what to taste next!
More info: Sebago Spirits Festival
Shop, sample, and sip your way through our Holiday Open house. Appleton Creamery will have their exquisite cheeses to sample and take home, Sugar Spell Sweets will have delicious holiday treats that are sure to please your guests, E2 Crafts will have wonderful totes, purses and other up-cycled accessories for that perfect gift, Friendship Lobster Treats will be offering their Lobster crackers - great for your holiday entertaining, Dulse & Regosa will have their personal care products for gifting or to pamper yourself, RungyCheungy jewelry will be here offering one-of-a-kind gifts for that special someone in your life, and Izzy’s Jewelry will feature beautiful colorful jewelry. We'll have plenty of wine and spirits and holiday cocktails for sampling too. Join us for a fun day of shopping! Saturday and Sunday, December 8th and 9th, 11 am to 5 pm
Sweetgrass will be serving wine and cocktails. Food will be available from the YumBus starting at 7 pm. There will be a brief intermission with door prizes.
Films will begin 30 minutes after sunset (about 8:00PM)
Admission: Suggested Donation $5
MOFF is an outlet for Maine filmmakers’ creativity Independent filmmakers from around the globe, including a significant number of filmmakers from Maine itself: since 2012 over 100 Mainers have submitted work to MOFF!
MOFF’s proceeds support youth in the outdoors Since 2013, MOFF has raised funds and awareness for Teens to Trails, a Brunswick-based non-profit which supports Maine high school outing clubs with cash grants, organizational support and programming.
Bring Dad and celebrate Father's Day at Sweetgrass. We will be working the BBQ pit all night to get the old fashioned BBQ just right. Serving it up all day with our famous whiskey BBQ sauce, sides, and a classic cocktail. Try our new Wild Maine Blueberry Sangria and enjoy the day.
Kick off summer in Maine at the 45th annual Old Port Festival! This family-friendly event is an outdoor celebration of music, art, and community in the heart of beautiful downtown Portland.
Come one, come all and enjoy awesome live music, Maine-made arts and crafts, food from local businesses, kids’ activities, and more. As always, the Old Port Festival is a rain or shine event!
Join Maine's distilling community as they showcase a wide array of locally made, handcrafted spirits. Sample spirits, specialty cocktails, and local food while you meet with the makers and learn about Maine's growing distilling industry. Tickets are all inclusive, covering drinks, eats, entertainment and even parking! Tickets here!