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UPDATE: Sorry folks, the Halloween in the Hangars Brew Fest is completely SOLD OUT. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

Get ready for an extraordinary experience at the Halloween in the Hangars Brew Fest, happening indoors on Saturday Oct 28th from 6pm to 10pm at the New England Air Museum. This incredible event will showcase local breweries, live music, and food trucks. Attendees will have the exclusive opportunity to indulge in their favorite brews inside a massive hangar, which houses an impressive collection of 80 historic aircraft, each with its own captivating story. As the largest aviation museum in the Northeast, it serves as your private playground after hours, offering a unique chance to explore and discover new craft beers this October. Step into the past and embark on vintage planes while engaging in conversations with the remarkable folks who have piloted or restored these magnificent aircraft while savoring a few craft brews. 


Wear a costume* to be entered into our costume contest for the chance to win some great prizes. Don't miss this unique experience!


WHAT DOES MY TICKET INCLUDE? VIP admission is $65 and General Admission is $50. VIP admission will include early entry at 6pm and specialty beers poured during the first hour to attendees. VIP & GA admission includes access throughout the museum, beer samplings with food sold separately. Designated Driver tickets are also available for $15 which include admission but no alcohol.

General Admission ticket prices will increase by $10 each at noon on Saturday, Oct. 28th (subject to availability), so buy online, avoid the lines, and save! Proceeds benefit The New England Air Museum.

PARKING: Limited parking is available at the New England Air Museum on a first-come, first-served basis. (map).

TRANSPORTATION: We ask that you please prepare accordingly and enjoy the beer fest safely by designating a driver, using ride-shares, or calling a taxi in advance.




Area Two Brewing Company

Athletic Brewing Company

Aviation American Gin

Back East Brewing Company

Black Pond Brews

Caius Farm Brewery

City Steam Brewing Company

Clocktown Brewing Company

Coastline Brewing Company

CT Valley Brewing Company

Dudleytown Brewing Company

East Hartford Brewing

Hopmeadow Brewing Company

Kinsmen Brewing Company

Little Red Barn Brewers

Owl's Brew

Quiver Spirits

Two Roads Brewing Company

Urban Lodge Brewing Company

Whalers Brewing Company

White Lion Brewing Company

Wormtown Brewery


Bears BBQ

Fat City Kid

Square Peg Catering





Rob Monte Art

US Coast Guard




The Conspiracy

Alex Rohan

Ally Rossi





General Terms
Bring valid, state-issued form of identification. All IDs will be checked at the gate. This guideline cannot be bent in any way shape or form.

Items are subject to search and no outside food or beverages are allowed. No pets allowed. NEAM IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS.
Refund Policy

All ticket sales are final, unless event is canceled.'s fee is nonrefundable.

Cancellation Policy
This event is hosted indoors. Our events are held rain, snow or shine.
Age Restriction
Halloween in the Hangars Brew Fest is a 21+ event. No one under the legal age will be admitted, including minors, children, infants, and babies.
Miscellaneous Policies
COSTUME RULES: All costume weapons must conform to state, federal, and city law. Metal weapons are not permitted. No live steel (bladed weapons, such as metal swords, metal guns or metal knives) are allowed at the Halloween in the Hangers Brew Fest. Prop weapons should be made of lightweight materials such as foam, cardboard, or plastic. (We reserve the right to decline entry with “ANY” costume prop at any time)
Heavy bats and paddles such as metal or wooden baseball bats and cricket bats are forbidden. A lightweight plastic or foam equivalent is fine, these can be modified for an accurate appearance.
Any metal melee weapons including knives, daggers, swords, clubs, batons, and axes regardless of whether they are sharp or blunt and bokkens (a hard, curved, wooden sword) are forbidden.
The Halloween in the Hangars Brew Fest reserves the right to grant dispensation for a costume, weapon or prop usually forbidden by these rules to individuals. Such special permission may by given to an exhibitor or sponsor for a promotion. Breaking the Costume, Weapons, and Props Rules on the basis of what you have observed at the event will not be accepted as an excuse.