Craft Sippin’ in New Britain | 2024

Craft Sippin' in New Britain
Craft Sippin' in New Britain


Craft Sippin’ in New Britain | 2024

The NBMAA will once again assemble some of the best breweries in CT for our ever-popular "Craft Sippin' in New Britain.” Enjoy tasting Connecticut’s finest craft beers, a walking taco bar, and the MLB game on the big screen! There will also be a mini pub glass decorating art activity during the event.

Upon check-in, all guests will receive a 5 oz. mini pub glass.

Participating Breweries Include:

  • Alvarium Beer Company
  • CT Valley Brewing Company
  • Litchfield Distillery
  • Stormalong Hard Cider
  • Via Carota Craft Cocktails
  • El Buho
  • Five Churches Brewing
  • Elicit Brewing Co.

There will also be a raffle at the event, with prizes including:

  • $25 Gift Card for Angelo's Market
  • Bark Box: $45 voucher for 1 Super Chewer box, good for a 1-month subscription
  • $50 Gift Coupon for Blick Art Materials
  • A charcuterie board made to order from Doro Marketplace
  • $30 Gift Card for Elicit Brewery
  • A voucher for a golfing foursome at Gillette Ridge ($66 value)
  • Matterhorn Mini Golf: Swiss-Travaganza ($100 value voucher)
  • Roger's Orchards: Basket full of fruits and goods ($55 value)
  • Hartford Flavor Company: A private tour and taste for 10 people in the tasting room, Diana’s Lair. This includes a tour of the production facility, tastes of all of the 7 flavors, and a sample cocktail from the menu. This event is for 1 hour. ($150 value)
  • Fascia Chocolates: 
    • A tour for 4 of the Chocolate Experience and Bar Making Session ($40 value)
    • A 1lb box of chocolates. 28pc, a variety of milk and dark chocolate ($17 value)
  • The Bushnell: 2 orchestra tickets to A BEAUTIFUL NOISE: THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL on Tuesday, October 1, 2024, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Sonny's Place: prize TBD


To participate, first get your tickets for Craft Sippin' in New Britain. And then at the event, you can purchase your raffle tickets.

How the Raffle Will Work at Craft Sippin':

  • Purchase tickets at the Raffle Station from 6 p.m. (start of event) until 7:30 p.m.
  • Drawing at 8 p.m.
  • Your ticket number will me called three times. If you are not present to receive your prize, we will contact you within the following week to set up a pick-up time. If we do not receive a response after one week from when we contacted you, the prize will go to the next ticket drawn.

Prices for Raffle Tickets (separate from Craft Sippin' tickets):

  • $5 per ticket
  • $20 per sleeve (10 tickets)


Amber Level: Ferry Law

Pale Level: L & L Services

Registration and Ticket Purchasing


Member: $30

Non-Member: $40

Vendor: $45

Designated Driver: $20