October 2nd, 2021


11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Swazey Park, Exeter, NH

Join us at the 9th Annual Powder Keg Beer Festival, scheduled on Saturday, October 2nd from 11:00 AM-4:00 PM at Swasey Parkway in Exeter. Get outside and enjoy the largest beer festival in New England after a year away.

The event, presented by the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce and Exeter Parks and Recreation will feature over 200 different beers, ciders and hard seltzers.

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and to keep people as safe as possible, chili will not be served at this year’s festival.  However, the festival will welcome food trucks offering different varieties of food for all to enjoy, and attendees are encouraged to visit local restaurants before or after the event.

Tickets are $35 for beer tickets or $10 for designated driver tickets and can be purchased starting August 1st by visiting There will be two sessions that people will have the option of attending: the first being from 11:00 am-1:00 pm or 2:00 pm-4:00 pm. Attendance is limited to 1,500 people per session, and tickets will need to be purchased ahead of time as organizers expect the event to sell out.