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Details presents Halloween in the Hangars Brew Festa costume craft beer festival, local breweries, live music, and food trucks! Saturday, October 22 at the New England Air Museum, in Windsor Locks.


We’re heading back to the New England Air Museum for another chance to get your brew on inside this massive hangar, housing 80 historic aircraft and the stories that lurk inside. The largest aviation museum in the Northeast is your exclusive after-hours playground for discovering new craft beers this Fall. Head back in time and climb aboard vintage planes as you chat with the men who have flown or restored them.

Wear a costume* to be entered into our costume contest for the chance to win some great prizes!


Live music by The Conspiracy


WHAT DOES MY TICKET INCLUDE? General admission tickets are $50+ fee and VIP are $65+ fee. VIP ticket holders get early access to specialty beers (6pm to 7pm). Both tickets include unlimited beer samples and museum admittance for self-guided tours and exhibits, access to brewery reps to talk beer, and to a flight crew to talk aviation. Live music by The Patrones Band.

Food trucks will be onsite and food items sold separately. Tickets will not be sold at the door and are non-refundable. All attendees must be 21 or older, so no children or infants allowed. 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.


Participating Breweries:

Almost Famous Brewing Company, East Granby, CT
Bank & Bridge Brewing Company
, Mystic, CT

Berlinetta Brewing Company, Bridgeport, CT

Black Pond Brewing Company, Dayville, CT

Broad Brook Brewing Company, Suffield, CT

Cambridge House Brew Pub, Granby, CT

Coastline Brewing Company, Westbrook, CT

Dudleytown Brewing Company, Windsor, CT

East Hartford Brewing, East Hartford, CT
East Rock Brewing Company, East Haven, CT

Hog River Brewing Company, Hartford, CT

Hopmeadow Brewing Company, Avon, CT

Myrcene Ale Company, Old Saybrook, CT
Rule of 3 Brewing, East Hampton, CT

Spacecat Brewing Company, South Norwalk, CT

Taylor Brooke Brewing Company, Woodstock, CT

Twelve Percent Beer Project, North Haven, CT

Whalers Brewing Company, South Kingstown, RI


Participating Food Trucks:

Fat City Kid
Tacos la Rosa



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.

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
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.

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.