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Thread City Hop Fest 2018

  • Jillson Square 1 Jillson Square Corner of Main and Jackson Street Willimantic, CT (map)

The Thread City Hop Fest is celebrating 5 years of cheers and beers on Sunday, April 29th from 1 - 5 pm on Jillson Square (645 Main Street) in Willimantic!

Tickets are $35/per person in advance, or $50 at the gate (if any remain). (Proper ID will be required.) Attendees will enjoy samples from over 45 breweries from throughout New England. Tickets are limited!

All New VIP Hour: We're teaming up with our favorite local historian, Bev York, and our friends at Mercado for our VIP session this year! Willibrew will be on hand with a special cask, Mercado will be there with something sure to please, and Bev York will share some stories about our founding fathers (and mothers!) and their favorite libations. The VIP session begins at 11:45 and ends at 12:45, just in time for the 5th annual Thread City Hop Fest to begin! Tickets are $55 each (which includes admission to the Fest) and are limited to 50 ticket buyers. First come first serve - a very limited number remain!

The Thread City Hop Fest is organized by the Willimantic Brewing Company on behalf of Willimantic Renaissance, Inc. Proceeds from the Hop Fest benefit The No Freeze Project, Willimantic Renaissance, Inc.Vulturetown ArtsWindham Area Interfaith MinistryCovenant Soup KitchenHorizons - Camp Horizons, and The Mill Museum.

The Hop Fest is rain or shine!

Check out the Brewer line up here:

Check out the Food here:

Buy tickets online or at Willibrew (967 Main Street, Willimantic) - 

Stay tuned for the entertainment line up!

Earlier Event: April 7
Counter Weight Brewing Company
Later Event: May 14
American Craft Beer Week