The great Maine craft beer and delicious food are the reasons to come to Taste the North! Friends, fun and VIP status are more reasons to see you April 21st at the Forum, Presque Isle.

Taste the North will have over 100 different beers, wines and ciders to taste!

5 Reasons To Love Taste the North!

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    Maine Craft Beer

    FIND FAVORITE BEERS: This is your chance to talk to the brewers and sample your favorites, and try something new.

    Taste the North will have over 100 different beers, wines and ciders to taste!

    Taste The North Featured Brewers & Wineries:

    FLIGHT DECK BREWING: Featuring their award winning craft beer! Try it in Presque Isle and visit the Brewery & Tasting Room on Brunswick's Landing

    FIRST MILE BREWING CO.: Brewing a wide range of beers with "something for everyone." Visit their tasting room and hang out in the tap room on Route 1 in Fort Kent.

    BAXTER BREWING COMPANY: Located in Lewiston, it's the first brewery in New England to can all its beer. They make a beer for every season.

    BIGELOW BREWING COMPANY: Using local ingredients to make the best local beer. Meet the crew at Taste the North and visit them in Skowhegan.

    HIDDEN SPRING WINERY: Spend time with them at Taste the North and try their unique wines. Make sure you visit them in Hodgdon.

    YOUNITY WINERY & VINEYARDS: Check them out at the their tasting room in Unity, Maine & enjoy their Maine wines at Taste the North.

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    Food Festival

    DISCOVER NEW RESTAURANTS & DISHES: Try something new and pair it with a great beverage. Eat your favorite foods that you’ve come to love from your neighborhood restaurants and breweries.

    Taste the North Featured Restaurants:

    THE ELM TREE DINER: They’ve been serving home style food in Houlton since 1947. With a long tradition in Northern Maine, they make delectable food and fresh baked pastries, squares and cakes.

    GOVERNOR'S RESTAURANT & BAKERY: A tradition in Presque Isle for family & friends all over Aroostook County, Maine. Try their entrees and baked goods at Taste The North.

    IGA: Your local grocery store with friendly service, fresh groceries and convenient locations in Star City, Hillside and Mars Hill. Try their burgers at Taste The North.

    WINNIE'S RESTAURANT & DAIRY BAR: Visit them on Parsons Street in Presque Isle with family & friends. Sample their fried clams at Taste the North.

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    Be a VIP

    VIP: Get an hour of extra tasting time! Buy VIP tickets to spend quality time with friends. You get in early and have the first run at the amazing drinks and food being offered.

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    HANG OUT WITH FRIENDS: The best memories are the ones you spend with friends & family. Get your whole crew to come out and have fun at Taste the North.

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    Local Event

    LOCAL EVENT: It’s been a long winter and it’s time to get out and enjoy the County. People want local events and we’ve got just what you want with food and beer.

    Live Art Battle:

    In the center of the Forum from 6-7 pm at Taste the North, April 21st, Presque Isle Forum.

    Live Music:

    COMMON CROSSING will be jamming all day!

    A Townsquare Media, Presque Isle Live Event!

    Thanks to our Sponsors:

    Safe Driving sponsored by Ryan Madore State Farm

    VIP sponsored by Dunn Furniture

    Beer Glasses sponsored by Impact Auto Body & Rathbun Lumber

    Photo Booth sponsored by Richardson's

    Presenting sponsorWireless Zone of Maine

    Presenting sponsor: Northern Maine Brewing Company

    Live Art Battle sponsor: North Country Auto

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