NH Craft Brew Conference & Tradeshow 2024

Start: October 28, 2024 8:00 am
End: October 28, 2024 5:30 pm
Executive Court Banquet Facility, 1199 South Mammoth Road, Manchester, NH 03109Get Directions

The fifth annual New Hampshire Craft Brew Conference & Tradeshow brings together individuals seeking to learn, develop and explore their passion for craft beer.

NHCBC is curated for independent craft brewers, by independent craft brewers and provides an invaluable opportunity for brewers to learn from one another and discuss their needs. The event is also designed to be relevant to everyone working at breweries or in the craft brewing and hospitality industry — whether in brewing, sales, beertending, front of the house, operations, buyers, suppliers, or marketing.

As part of NHCBC, attendees will be able to interact with a variety of industry partners, as well as participate in a full day of educational sessions in three tracks: technical brewing, business leadership/operations, and hospitality. You'll have the opportunity to speak with fellow brewers and industry professionals and attend a full vendor exhibition and tradeshow.

The NH Craft Brew Conference & Tradeshow will feature dozens of sponsors and industry partners on exhibit for the duration of the event — check back for our list of participating vendors soon!

In addition, attendees will enjoy a continental breakfast, luncheon, light refreshments throughout the event, and a "Hoppy" Hour celebration with several NH beers on tap (21+plus**) to round out the conference.

**Please note anyone sampling beer during the event will be subject to an ID check. Please bring a valid ID to the conference if you plan to partake.


NHBA Member | Cost $150
Non-NHBA Member | Cost $200

NHBA Member tickets are intended for current and valid NH Brewers Association brewery, brewery-in-planning or Allied Trade members only.

Those who do not have an NHBA membership are requested to purchase a non-NHBA member ticket. This information will be validated upon check-in at guest registration.

All Tickets Include

  • Full access to over a dozen educational seminars
  • Keynote Address
  • Participation in exhibitor tradeshow — featuring 30+ vendors
  • Ample peer-to-peer and industry networking opportunities
  • NHCBC swag bag & raffle ticket
  • A chance to win a variety of raffle prizes
  • Continental Breakfast with coffee & tea service
  • Full Luncheon buffet — sandwiches, soup, and salad
  • NH craft beer samples & tasting glass
  • Afternoon coffee & tea service w/ assorted desserts
  • Hoppy Hour appetizers & assorted NH craft beer & Cabot Cheese pairing
  • Free on-site parking

TICKETS go on sale July 2024


Monday, October 28, 2024

  • Vendor Load-In | 7am - 8am
  • Guest Registration & Continental Breakfast | 7:45 am - 8:45 am Executive Court Main Lobby
  • NHCBC Tradeshow Opens | 8 am
  • Welcome & Keynote Address | 9am - 10am
  • Session I Seminars | 10:15am -11:15am
  • Session II Seminars | 11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Lunch | 12:30pm-1:45pm
  • Session III Seminars | 2p - 3p
  • Session IV Seminars | 3:15pm - 4:15pm
  • Hoppy Hour | 4:30 - 5:30pm


When are tickets available?

Tickets will be available in July 2024

What is included in the price of a ticket?
Access to Keynote speaker, breakout educational sessions, vendor tradeshow/exhibition, breakfast, lunch, and "Hoppy" hour featuring NH craft beer samples and snacks as well as a conference swag bag, networking opportunities, and free on-site parking.

Are group rates available?
For groups over 6 please contact CJ Haines at before booking your tickets to receive a discount code.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Valid IDs will need to be provided as part of registration based upon our NH Liquor Licensing we will be required to provide wristbands for those, 21+ taking part in the beer tastings.

Are there sponsorship and tradeshow exhibition opportunities available?

Yes, limited display/booth spaces are still available for vendor participation in the tradeshow. Please note all sponsorship opportunities do include the ability to partake in exhibiting at the tradeshow.

For more details and pricing please contact CJ Haines at

To register a business for sponsorship, please complete the online registration form here, and we will be in touch shortly.

Do you have a presentation you would like to share?

The NH Brewers Association welcomes proposals for educational seminars at NHCBC. Interested speakers are encouraged to read the full submission guidelines and list of suggested topics before submitting.

Where should I check in?

For check-in and registration, visit the main entrance of the Executive Court Banquet Facility on the far side of the parking area. Our keynote presentation, vendor tradeshow/exhibition, and meals will take place in the main ballroom area. Breakout educational sessions will occur between the Executive Court Banquet Facility and Backyard Brewery & Kitchen, located on the same property.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Ample parking is available onsite between venues at Backyard Brewery & Kitchen venues and the Executive Court Banquet Facility. The closest airport is Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, 4 miles from the conference.

Are there any nearby lodging arrangements?

Best Western Plus** | 13500 S Willow St, Manchester, NH 03103 | (603) 627-2525
TownePlace Suites by Marriott | 686 Huse Rd, Manchester, NH 03103 | (603) 641-2288
Courtyard by Marriott | 700 Huse Rd, Manchester, NH 03103 | (603) 641-4900
SpringHill Suites by Marriott | 975 North Perimeter Rd, Manchester, NH 03103 | (603) 698-9400
Homewood Suites by Hilton | 1000 Perimeter Rd, Manchester, NH 03103 | (603) 668-2200

**Best Western Plus is on-site. Block room rates are available for October 27-29, 2024 call to book and mention the NH Craft Brew Conference or NH Brewers Association.

What is the refund policy?

Conference registrants canceling their registration on or before Monday, October 14, 2024, will receive a refund of the conference registration fee, less any administrative/service fees. There is no refund for cancellations made on or after October 15, 2024.

We will not be able to provide credit or partial refunds to purchasers of multi-ticket passes who do not use the full number of tickets available to them. Substitutions or ticket transfers are always allowed.

Due to limited space and promotional material deadlines, there is no refund for exhibitors unless we have a waiting list for exhibit space. Requests for cancellation refund consideration should be sent to our Executive Director, CJ Haines at prior to the event.

TICKETS available July 2024

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