We invite you to visit the Shipyard Tasting Room at our brewery in Portland, Maine. We are open daily and sell flights, 10 oz pours, growlers*, and packaged product as well as Capt’n Eli’s Soda.

We host a rotating lineup of our core and seasonal offerings and features new beers and pilot brews that have not yet hit the market.

No reservations required.

Brewery Store Hours:

9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Mon-Thurs)
9:00 am to 7:00 pm (Fri-Sat)
11:00 am to 5:00 pm (Sun)

Tasting Room Hours:

11:00 am to 5:00 pm (Mon-Thurs)
11:00 am to 6:00 pm (Fri-Sat)
11:00 am to 4:00 pm (Sun)

Don’t get lost on your way – here are directions to the brewery! 

* In compliance with Maine state law, we are only able to fill our own growlers.


Full brewery tours with a guided tasting are offered on Tuesday evenings starting in mid-Mach and must be reserved in advance.

We wrap up the full Shipyard experience back in the Tasting Room with a guided tasting. Each guest will receive a flight of (4) 4 oz samples and a 10 oz pour of the beer of their choice.

A maximum of 25 people are allowed on a tour in order to make it a fun, safe, customized experience for all. Space is limited, so reserve your space now!

Additional questions? Please contact our Trade Brewer, Bruce Elam, at


We invite you to roll up your sleeves and learn with some of the country's best brewers. Our Brewing Vacation is an intimate three-day educational vacation that will give you the opportunity to experience a day in the life of a brewer, ask questions, and get hands-on in the brewing process.

It’s the perfect fit for craft beer enthusiasts, people who want to learn more about techniques and ingredients to help improve their own home brews, or be inspired to home brew for the first time.

The package includes:
- Two nights lodging at the King’s Port Inn in Kennebunk
- A welcome reception and dinner
- Two lunches
- The chance to brew with award-winning professionals
- A behind the scenes tour of Shipyard Brewing Company

Find details and pricing here.

Availability: January through May (Tues-Thurs or Wed-Fri)

To book email Bruce Elam, Trade Brewer, at

Please note that guest brewers must be 21 years of age.