Upcoming Events


Kids Corner

Bring your little ones for playtime on Sundays at Blending & Bottling and reward yourself with a fresh farmhouse ale. Parents of young children - you deserve it!

Free Live Music Friday Nights at the Brewery

Kick of the weekend at the Tasting Room at our Brewery in Newcastle with free live performances and fresh farmhouse ales. Every Friday from 6 - 9 PM.

Farm House Friday Nights

Every Friday, there will be DJs spinning tunes and rocking the dance floor with classic house music at Blending & Bottling. Music starts at 9PM.

Wizard's Lair

Every Monday at Blending & Bottling we will be hosting a games night. Bring your own board game or join in on another. We will be playing movies on silent on the projector and will offer a free slice of pizza with the purchase of a beer. Tasting Room team member Johnny will be playing some great music too!

Artistic Directions

Gallery 49 at Blending & Bottling will unveil a new Art Wall exhibition on February 2nd that will bring together some of the world's most talented beer designers. The rotating Art Wall will feature Karl Grandin of Swedish beer brand Omnipolo, Keith Shore of Danish beer brand Mikkeller, beer label designer Mike Van Hall and Will Sears, Oxbow's own Art Director. The opening reception will also feature guest beers from the breweries the artists represent, many of which are not available in Maine.


Outdoor Recreation at the Brewery

We've got 18 acres of trails behind the Brewery in Newcastle for hiking, biking, xc skiing and snowshoeing and a pond for skating (conditions permitting). Enjoy the trails and then reward yourself with some farmhouse ales. Trails open from noon until dusk Thursday through Sunday during the winter season. Check-in at the Tasting Room required.

Past Events


Artisan Tastings

Running across Italy with Ned Swain of Devenish Wine visiting the passionate farm wineries of central Italy. Includes a flight of five wines, tasting and stories starting at 7:00 PM.

Oxbowl 2018

Oxbowl is back again! And once again it's the Patriots in the Super Bowl. Our good friends from Duckfat will be in the house, serving up some iconic football grub including buffalo wings, ribs, poutine, and more to pair with some delicious Oxbow beer. $35 ticket (link below) gets you access to all of the food for the big game. Come hungry! Go Pats!

Fruited Friday

Fruited Friday is back on Friday, February 9th. This time to celebrate the release of Blueberry Deluxe, a farmhouse ale fermented with mixed cultures and aged on second-use Maine blueberries in stainless-steel tanks. It will be on draft at both Tasting Rooms in Newcastle and Portland starting at noon. At Oxbow Blending & Bottling it will be featured along with 7 other fruit beers from ourselves and our friends!

Blind Tastings

This month's blind tasting on February 13th at Blending & Bottling will feature a selection of IPAs. Join us for an opportunity to get to know your palate and try a variety of beers of the same style without any knowledge of which beer is which. No hype, no preconceived notions, just beer.

Deep Cuts

An all vinyl set with DJ HiDuke & Will Powers alongside a tapping of Momoko 2015, a blend of freshly pressed peaches and mature barrel-aged farmhouse ales.

Shop Talk 2/20

We have enlisted our very own Advanced Cicerone® Jack Van Paepeghem to lead a four part series of talks and tastings which will cover different aspects of brewing, history, science, and culture. Part two on February 20th will explore the wild world of brettanomyces and its complex role in fermentation and aging. $20 ticket will include a sampling of Oxbow and guest beers and a reserved spot for the one hour discussion that starts at 6 PM.


Artisan Tastings

Our Artisan Tasting series continues on Wednesday, February 21st with Browne Trading Company at Blending & Bottling. Everything you ever wanted to know about caviar brought to you by those who know it best. Spend the evening enjoying good beer and getting to know the delicacy.

Family Meal

Join us on Thursdays for Family Meal, a prix fixe menu from Chef Scott Nicoll, paired with Oxbow beers. Reservations required for multiple seatings starting at 6 PM.

Artisan Tastings

Meet and eat oysters with Brendan Parsons of Shuck Shack and River Bottom Raw Bar while he discusses everything there is to know about the delicious mollusks. Tasting flight of oysters and beer are included in a flat price, first come first serve.

DJ Hi-Duke at the Brewery

Kick off the weekend at our Tasting Room at the Brewery in Newcastle with DJ Hi-Duke spinning tunes from 6:30 - 8:45 PM as part of our Free Live Music Fridays.

Blind Tastings - Saisons

This month's blind tasting at Blending & Bottling on January 23rd will feature a selection of saisons. Join us for an opportunity to get to know your palate and try a variety of beers of the same style without any knowledge of which beer is which. No hype, no preconceived notions, just beer.

Deep Cuts

One Saturday a month, DJ Hi-Duke will be bringing in some rotating DJs to play some rare vinyl and obscure tracks while we pull out of the vaults and pour some special liquid. All vinyl DJ sets and rare beer tappings will start taking place on January 20th at 7 PM. No cover and DJ Hi-Duke and No Wolfpack will kick off the new monthly series.

Late Night Karaoke

On Saturday, January 13th we will host late night karaoke at Blending & Bottling after the Maine Brewers' Guild Winter Session. Singing starts at 9 PM. Warm up your pipes and join us!

Oxbow at Hunker Down

Come hang with us and our friends at Hunker Down at Sugarloaf Mountain and enjoy Oxbow on tap!

New Year's Eve Sparkle Party

Kick in the new year in style at our annual Sparkle Party! DJs, dancing, drinks and no cover from 9 PM to 12:30 AM at Blending & Bottling!

Wrap It Up at the Brewery

We are offering free holiday gift wrapping at the Tasting Room at the Brewery in Newcastle on Friday, December 22nd all day! Enjoy fresh farmhouse ales and roasted chestnuts while our staff wraps your last minute gifts. There will be free live music too by Colin McGovern and we will be open until 9 PM.


Join us for our annual holiday celebration featuring beer, music and bbq with Bunker Brewing Company at Salvage BBQ on Friday, December 22nd.

The Ghost of Beers Past

In celebration of the holiday season, we will be re-releasing some old classics and vintage ales
from the cellar both on draft and in the bottle for everyone's enjoyment and last minute holiday shopping. The Ghost of Beers Past will kick off on Saturday, December 15th and run through Christmas Eve at our Tasting Rooms in Portland and Newcastle. Both locations will be open from noon to 4 PM on Christmas Eve.

On The One with Fava Le Chic and Hi-Duke

Fava le Chic and DJ Hi-Duke kick off December spinning tunes at Blending & Bottling on Friday, December 1st. Beers, lasers and dancing from 9 PM until 12:30 AM.

Up In Smoke - East Coast Cannabis Conference After Party

Join us for smoked beers on tap all day on Saturday, November 25th at Blending & Bottling. We are hosting the after party for the East Coast Cannabis Conference and DJ Puff will be in the house spinning tunes starting at 10 PM.

Dark Friday at Blending & Bottling

Dark Friday is back with dark beer, dark music and dark movies at Blending & Bottling in Portland on Friday, November 24th.

Black Friday Rare Bottle Pours

Avoid the shopping crowds and stock up on bottles for holiday gifts and enjoyment! On Black Friday we are offering rare bottle pours all day at the Tasting Room at the Brewery in Newcastle. Live music and fresh farmhouse ales on tap too! And we will also be releasing our 3rd batch of an Oxbow cult classic - Cletus. This strong dark farmhouse ale was fermented w/brettanomyces in freshly emptied bourbon barrels.

On The One with Hi-Duke and Fava Le Chic

DJ Hi-Duke and Fava Le Chic, Oxbow's Head Brewer Mike Fava, are back in the house on Friday, November 3rd. Free admission and tunes start spinning at 9PM at Blending & Bottling in Portland.

Fruited Friday

Fruited Friday is back on Friday, November 10th at Blending & Bottling!

Gallery 49 Exhibit - Revetment

The next Gallery 49 exhibit at Blending & Bottling features works by Mark Price. The display will run until December 30th. Mark Price is a graphic artist who uses the serigraphy printing process to produce 2-D and 3-D visual works.


Our annual tap takeover at Pai Men Miyake in Portland will take place on Thursday, November 9th. Come enjoy fresh farmhouse ales paired perfectly with fresh ramen!

Liquid Swords 2017 Release Party

Join us at Blending & Bottling on Tuesday, November 7th for the release of our 2017 Liquid Swords, our barrel-aged dark farmhouse ale. Our annual Grand Cru is an homage to the legendary hip hop album, Liquid Swords, by GZA of Wu-Tang Clan which was originally released Nov. 7, 1995.


Tired Hands at Oxbow

On Saturday, November 4th we will be hosting our good friends from Tired Hands at Blending & Bottling after brewing a collaboration with them at the brewery in Newcastle. Come taste their take on farmhouse ales from France and Belgium.

Cool Hand Luke Screening

Join us for the 50th Anniversary screening of Cool Hand Luke on Wednesday, November 1st at 8 PM at Blending & Bottling.

Night of the Living Beer

Our annual Halloween event will feature a zombie dance party and an amazing variety of Portland craft casks on Saturday, October 28th starting at 5 PM at Blending & Bottling in Portland. Dancing starts at 9 PM. Costumes encouraged!

Goods from the Woods 2017

Our annual farmhouse celebration is back for the 7th time. Goods from the Woods 2017 will feature plenty of Oxbow beer, great food, music, art... and so much more. This year's ticket price includes entrance to the party, a branded GFTW glass, your first beer, plus 2 very special bottles of Oxbow beer to take home! Tickets are limited and are guaranteed to sell out so please buy yours now! This event is rain or shine.


Mingle Exhibit at Gallery 49

Come to the Opening Reception on September 8th of our next Gallery 49 Art Wall Exhibit from 6 -9 PM at Blending & Bottling. Mingle is a collection of woven textiles hanging together that features works by Liz Martone and Ella Sevy. The exhibit will be on display from September 8th until October 26th.

On the One with DJ Hi-Duke

DJ Hi-Duke will be back in the house on Friday, September 1st from 9 PM - 12:30 AM.

Sarcophagus Release

Kick off September with the release of Sarcophagus at Oxbow Blending & Bottling on Friday, September 1st. This mixed fermentation ale is the creation of Oxbow Brewer Tyler "Doeboy" Havrilko. Sarcophagus hits the taps at noon and DJ Hi-Duke will start spinning tunes at 9 PM.

Off The Cuff with DJ Hi-Duke

Join us at Blending & Bottling for an afternoon with DJ Hi-Duke on August 20th from 4-7 PM.

Hip-Hops 5: Das EFX, Mr. Lif & Akrobatik -Ben Shorr's Album Release Party

Famous rappers in the house on Saturday, August 12th from 8 PM - 12:30 AM at Blending & Bottling. Tickets:


Summer Soul Throwdown with DJ James and JJ SH-Boom

On Friday, August 11th we will have DJ's in the house at Blending & Bottling spinning the hottest 45's from the 60's and 70's. Music kicks off at 9 PM!

Big Raging Benefit Dance to Support Maine Hop Growers Association

Help us raise funds for a new non-profit to benefit Maine's hop industry on Thursday, August 10th at 8 PM at Blending & Bottling. Oxbow Head Brewer Mike Fava will be spinning the tunes!

7/15/17 - Oxbow and Birrificio Italiano present: Pils & Love

Oxbow Brewing Company and Birrificio Italiano are pleased to invite you to participate in the first annual Pils & Love on July 15th at Spring Point Ledge in beautiful South Portland, ME.

For 12 years now Birrificio Italiano has been holding Pils Pride in Italy. This celebration of traditional Pilsners has grown each year and is now ready to come stateside. We at Oxbow are honored to be chosen to host the inaugural Pils & Love! 40+ of the world's top producers of traditional Pilsner will be joining us in celebration of the world’s most drinkable beer style.

Click the post to buy tickets.

Momoko Beer Release

Join us on Sunday, July 30th for the release of Momoko, our barrel-aged farmhouse ale with peaches at Blending & Bottling. Duckfat will be on hand serving up delicious brunch fare.

We are releasing it at the brewery in Newcastle on Friday, July 28th.

Oxbow Welcomes Jester King to Maine

Join us on Thursday, July 27th at Blending & Bottling as we host our good friends from Jester King Brewery from Texas. We will have 5 of their beers on tap as well as some special Oxbow beers to celebrate their visit!

Furnishings Exhibit at Gallery 49

This summer's art wall exhibit at Gallery 49 at Blending & Bottling in Portland features paintings by Spenser Macleod from July 2nd until August 31st.

Summer Soul Throwdown at Blending & Bottling

Join us for a fun DJ night in Portland and enjoy the hottest 45's from the 60's and 70's with DJ James and DJ Sh-Boom at 9Pm on Friday, July 21st!

Oxbow Beer & Oyster Tasting Cruise on the River Tripper

On Saturday, July 8th, our Head Brewer Mike Fava, will be on board the River Tripper to host an oyster and beer tasting cruise down the Damariscotta River. Don't miss this unique chance to experience Oxbow's fresh draft beer paired with fresh, local oysters and the river journey!

Jazz Sunday at Blending & Bottling

Join us at Blending & Bottling in Portland for live music by DJ Hi-Duke from 2-5!

Saison Dell'Aragosta and Tourist Season Release a Blending & Bottling

We are celebrating the holiday weekend with the release of Saison Dell'Aragosta, a gose-inspired seaside saison brewed with live Maine lobsters and sea salt AND Tourist Season, a single hop saison, at the Tasting Room at our Blending & Bottling location in Portland. Happy Summer!

Saison Dell'Aragosta and Tourist Season Release at the Brewery

We are celebrating the holiday weekend with the release of Saison Dell'Aragosta, a gose-inspired seaside saison brewed with live Maine lobsters and sea salt AND Tourist Season, a single hop saison, at the Tasting Room at our Farmhouse Brewery in Newcastle. Happy Summer!

Inner Washington Avenue Block Party

Help us kick off the summer season at the Inaugural Inner Washington Avenue Block Party! Live music from Red Eyed Fox & Muddy Ruckus, libations and food from our neighborhood, Portland's newest food and beverage destination. Find out what all the commotion is about. This is a free and kid-friendly event taking place between 49 and 59 Washington Avenue from noon - 6 PM.


Funk Friday at Blending & Bottling

On Friday, June 23rd, Deejay Hi-Duke will be in the house at our Portland location from 8-11 PM!

Jazz Sunday at Blending & Bottling

Jazz Sunday continues at our Portland location. Join us on Sunday, June 18th for DJ HiDuke from 2-5 PM!

Saison Rose Release in Boston - Ramble on Rose

On Saturday, June 17th and Sunday, June 18th, we are debuting our newest beer Saison Rose, a 6% mixed-fermentation farmhouse ale fermented with pinot noir grapes and aged on estate cherries, strawberries and raspberries. Come try it at 3 bars Row 34, Bukowski's Tavern and Brewers Fork before and after the Dead & Co. Show!


On The One

Kick off June with beers, lasers and dancing at Blending & Bottling on Friday, June 1st from 5 PM - 10 PM. DJ sets by Hi-Duke and Will Power.

Oxbow Heads to Philly Beer Week

Join us in Philly for a week of Oxbow fun!

Oxbow Event at the Dive Bar in Worcester, MA

Oxbow on the Half Shell

On Thursday, June 1, Oxbow's Founder Tim Adams, and Head Brewer Mike Fava, will head to The Dive Bar along with Jon Turcotte of Glidden Point Oysters to present an evening of fresh Maine farmhouse ales and oysters!


Falafel Underground

Falafel Underground picked up a ton of inspiration on their recent vacation, so they'll be celebrating Memorial Day weekend with us and cooking up some Moroccan inspired treats on Sunday, May 28th from 4 - 10 PM at Blending & Bottling.

Jazz Sunday with DJ HI-DUKE

Jazz Sunday continues at Oxbow Blending & Bottling in Portland from 2 - 5 PM on Sunday, May 21st.

Tadow Island; Paintings by Elizabeth Kleene

Gallery 49 presents works by Elizabeth Kleene on display May 4th - June 30th. Opening reception May 4th 6-9 pm.

Food Truck Fridays at the Brewery

Join us for Food Truck Friday at our farmhouse brewery in Newcastle each week starting May 26th. Enjoy locally sourced food and fresh draft beer from 4:30 to close.

Outdoor Recreation at the Brewery in Newcastle

Free, all-ages mountain biking (and hiking) trails in the woods behind our farmhouse brewery in Newcastle (274 Jones Woods Road, Newcastle). We've got trails for all skill levels to enjoy! Ask for a recreation waiver to sign in the Tasting Room before hitting the trail.

From Tide to Tap Fundraiser

Saturday May 6th, come enjoy an evening with Oxbow & Mook Sea Farms in support of The Nature Conservancy. Water is key to the production of Maine oysters as well as Oxbow beer. We want to draw attention to the crucial role that The Nature Conservancy plays in helping to keep our water clean. $25 gets you a 1/2 dozen oysters and 2 pours of select beer. Tickets available at the door, this is a family friendly event.

Bob's Clam Hut Visits Oxbow Blending & Bottling

Friday May 5th, join Oxbow as we host Bob's Clam Hut! Established in 1956, Bob's has been a Maine institution bringing some of the freshest seafood to the people of Maine. May 5th they'll be setting up outside the Portland Tasting Room at 5 PM, serving up Clam Tacos, Lobster Rolls, Clam Chowder & Onion Rings to pair with Oxbow beer.

Blue Party - Low Bush Bottle Release

On Friday, April 28th, we are releasing our newest bottled beer in both Portland and Newcastle! Low Bush is a 6.5% blended farmhouse ale with blueberries. To celebrate its arrival, we will be having a blue party at Oxbow Blending & Bottling in Portland that will feature all things blue. Blue cheese, blueberry pie, blues music, etc. This was a relatively small run so we don't expect it will be around very long - get it while you can!

Farmhouse Funkadelic

Saturday, April 22nd is our annual Farmhouse Funkadelic celebration! We will have 55 kegs on tap at Novare Res Bier Cafe from 12 PM - 1 AM along with food from Browne Trading, tunes by Dj Hi-Duke and Superorder and rap spray by Ryan Adams and Will Sears.

Jazz Sunday with Dj Hi-Duke

Join us on Sunday, April 16th for jazz tunes at Blending & Bottling from 2 - 5 PM.

2nd Annual All Ages Egg Hunt

This year's Egg Hunt at our farmhouse brewery will raise funds for the Maine Children's Cancer Program ($5 entry fee per family). Free shuttle service starts at 11:30 from St. Patrick's Church in Newcastle and will run back and forth every 10 minutes until 5 PM. Registration and Tasting Room opens at noon. Eggs filled with treats and 2 golden eggs with children and adult prizes in each (goodie baskets for kids and an Oxbow $25 gift certificate and a free tasting flight for adults).

Oxbow/Allagash Saison Day Celebration and Rivulet Beer Release

We will be releasing, Rivulet, our collaboration grisette at this Saison Day event taking place on Saturday, April 8th at Oxbow Blending & Bottling in Portland.

On The One

Kick off the first weekend in April with another round of dj sets with Fava Le Chic and Hi-Duke! 9 PM - 1 AM at Oxbow Blending & Bottling.

Fruited Friday at Oxbow Blending & Bottling in Portland

On Friday, March 31st we will be featuring the 2015 harvest of First Fruits and Professor Plum on tap and the debut of two new fruit beers: Low Bush (blended farmhouse ale with blueberries) and Supa Momo (an amped-up extra-aged version of Momoko)! Guest taps include Lil Sal from Allagash, Alexander from Rodenbach and Scarenbecca and Oudbeitje from Hanssens Artisanaal.

Morning Dew Farm CSA Pick Up

Sign up to receive fresh, organic produce each week from Morning Dew Farm and pick it up at the Tasting Room at our farmhouse brewery in Newcastle.

Hip Hops Round 2

Join us on March 18th at Oxbow Blending & Bottling for another evening of hoppy beers and hip hop music hosted by Ben Shorr and DJ Myth. Doors open at 7:30 PM. $10 cover. 21+.

Endless Summer Release Party

On Saturday March 11th, we are headed on a party wave/bar crawl with our friends at Bunker Brewing Company to celebrate the release of our collaboration - Endless Summer. The wave starts at Oxbow Blending & Bottling at 3 PM then heads to Novare Res Bier Cafe, Slab, Local 188 and Salvage BBQ before crashing into the Bunker tasting room around 7 PM. Come ride the wave!


From March 2nd until April 30th, Gallery 49 at Oxbow Blending & Bottling in Portland, ME will feature a collaborative painting series by JURNE and MWM celebrating the interplay and symmetries found through juxtaposing abstract compositions with modern calligraphy. Cross sections of dialogue, catalogued thoughts, and discussions on content and context. A year-long discourse, in the paint form, between two prolific artists working in adjacent disciplines. Opening reception on March 2nd from 5 to 9 PM.


Life On Bottle Release

Friday, March 3rd at both Tasting Rooms in Portland and Newcastle. Join us for the bottle release of Life On, our Biere de Mars.

Eat/Give-Give/Eat - a Benefit for Planned Parenthood

On Sunday, February 26th we'll be hosting a get together with some of the Portland area's most talented bakers in support of Planned Parenthood. Starting at 4 PM, we'll have some amazing baked goods for sale from the Ladies of Tandem, Night Moves Breads, Tall Trees Snack Shop, Sea Biscuit Bakery, Swallow Tail & more. Come out and indulge your sweet tooth while supporting a good cause!

Let It Snow - A Fundraiser for Protect Our Winters

On Saturday February 25th from 12 - 11 PM, we will donate a percentage of all sales as well as proceeds from a gift basket raffle to Protect Our Winters. Embracing all that this winter has thrown at us, we will be showing ski & snowboard movies all day long, and will have representatives on hand from Protect Our Winters as well as Wild Northeast Magazine and a few others who are supporting the event.

Oxbow/Tao Yuan Dinner

Enjoy a special pairings menu with 7 of our farmhouse ales on Thursday, February 23rd at Tao Yuan. Call the restaurant for reservations - 725-9002.

Maine Brewers Cup - Pond Hockey Invitational

Saturday Feb. 11th, 11am - 7pm. The Rink @ Thompson's Point. $5 entry.
Beer, hockey, DJ's, food trucks, & a fire pit. Proceeds go to the Maine Brewers' Guild. Participating breweries are: Allagash, Maine Beer Co. Orono Brewing Co., Oxbow, and Shipyard.

Sasuga Release

Farmhouse ale brewed with rice and aged in stainless steel tanks. 5.5% abv.
Bottle release Friday February 10th at Oxbow Blending & Bottling and the Brewery in Newcastle. To celebrate we are throwing a karaoke party in Portland! Mami food truck will be out front serving their delicious Izakaya cuisine.

On the One

02.03.2017. 9pm-1am Oxbow Blending & Bottling. Beers, lasers, and dancing. DJ sets by Fava Le Chic & Hi-Duke

Oxbowl 2017

Oxbow & Big Tree present Oxbowl 2017. Sunday, FEB. 5th, 5pm. Pig roast, nachos, wings, beer, and football on the big screen. Oxbow Blocking & Blitzing - 49 Washington Ave. Tickets get you entrance and all the food you can eat! Click to buy tickets

Catalyst Release

Barrel-aged farmhouse ale with estate honey. 6.5% abv.
Bottle release Saturday January 7th at Oxbow Brewing Co. Newcastle and Oxbow Blending & Bottling Portland. $1 of each bottle sold through 1/15/17 donated to Midcoast Conservancy

Gallery 49 presents: Maternity Leave... New Works by Ryan and Rachel Gloria Adams

January 5th - February 26th
Opening reception: January 5th, 5-9pm

New Years Eve Sparkle Party

Mr. Sparkle on the taps and on the turntables. Oxbow Blending & Bottling 49 Washington ave. Portland, ME


Bunker & Oxbow Present: Holidaze with a performance from Thee Icepicks at Salvage BBQ from 9-11pm

Holiday Pop-up Market

Get your holiday shopping done without the stress! Dec. 10th from noon-5pm we will have local artisans, artists, and makers selling their goods at our Portland location. Products will range from clothing, to furniture, to artwork, to tasty consumables and more. Come support local, and have a few beers while you check off your to-do list.

Rare Bottle tasting

November 26th, Noon to 7pm at Oxbow Brewing Co. 274 Joneswoods Rd. Newcastle, Maine

Tom and Mariah's going away party

Nov. 28th, 5:00pm to 9:00pm at Oxbow Blending & Bottling, come enjoy one last meal before they hit the road. Celebrate with a selection of delicious foods and lots of beer!

Hip Hops

Oxbow Blending & Bottling presents: Hip Hops; an evening of hoppy beers + hip hop music
hosted by Ben Shorr, featuring performances by: DJ El Shupacabra w/ Ock Cousteau, Eyenine, Lady Essence, Ill by Instinct, JJ King, Gvtter, Stay on Mars + Smoke Eye, and Ben Shorr. Dec. 10th 8pm. $5 cover. 21+

Liquid Swords Release

11/16 Bottles Drop at 11:00am at Oxbow Blending & Bottling.
Liquid swords inspired menu & bottles at honey paw at 5:00pm

Bowie Tribute Night at Atwood's Tavern

Wed 11/2, 8:15p
Atwood's Tavern
877 Cambridge St, Cambridge MA

DJ Panda spins at 8:15p and after the band plays
The Daily Pravda plays Bowie and Talking Heads at 9:15p

Oxbowzakaya 2016

November 7th at Pai Men Miyake

Oxbow Rare Bottle Tasting

November 9th at Novare Res. 12+ rare bottles, drafts, food & a gift. Tickets available at Novare Res Bier Cafe.

Poltergeist beer release/dance party

November 10th at Oxbow Blending & Bottling.

Barrel-Aged Beer Fest

November 11th/12th at Oxbow Blending & Bottling. Radical Barrel-Aged Beers. Chills, thrills, test your skills donkey kong tournament.

Night of the Living Beers 2016

October 29th at Oxbow Bleeding & Biting, Night of the Living Beer kicks off! Local casks & Halloween dance party. Casks come alive at 2pm, undead dancing at 9pm

Janine Grant Art Opening

Gallery 49 at oxbow Blending & Bottling presents new works by Janine Grant. November 9th 2016, - January 8th, 2017. Opening reception November 9th, 5pm-9m.

The Meat Hook comes to Portland

Brooklyn's own "The Meat Hook" comes to Portland. Come enjoy Beers and Sausages prepared by Ben Jackson of Drifter's Wife. October 10th at 5pm.

Disposable Exposure Art Opening

"Disposable Exposure" photoshow + auction:
a fundraiser for Cultivating Community presented by Maine Project and Fan Si Pan Outdoors features double exposed, black and white prints from 20 artists. Come check out the opening on October 2nd! There will be prints for sale as well as donations from Grain Surfboards, Redd Bar, Speckled Ax Coffee, Timber Quality Goods, Fan Si Pan Outdoors, Maine Project, and Oxbow Brewing Co. Show will be up till the 6th of November.

Keith Shore Art Opening

Gallery 49 presents artwork from Keith Shore, the Art Director of Mikkeller. the show runs from August 20th- September 30th. Opening reception will be August 20th,5pm-9pm at Oxbow Blending & Bottling. Keith will be there hanging out and selling limited edition prints and Oxbow will have some Mikkeller beers on draft.

Goods From the Woods 2016

October 22nd. Oxbow Brewing Co. Newcastle, Maine.

Oxbow 5 Year Anniversary Party

August 16th @ Oxbow Blending & Bottling, Portland /Oxbow Brewing, Newcastle.
- Stacked draft list
-Bottle pours of vintage beers
-Portland food from High Roller and Mami
-Newcastle food from Fahrenheit 225 BBQ

Dub Sessions

Professah & Geofferson present raiders of the lost dub.

Wu-Tang Wednesdays

Every Wednesday at Blending & Bottling. Wu-Tang, Mami Food Truck & Kung Fu Movies.

Philly Beer Week 2016

June 5th - 2pm-7pm Martha
June 5th - 7pm-10pm Bottle Bar East
June 6th - 12pm-3pm Jose Pistolas
June 6th - 10pm-2am Alla Spina
June 7th - 4pm-7pm Brü Craft & Wurst
June 7th - 7pm-9pm Tria Taproom

L'Hommage - a celebration of European farmhouse ales

featuring a selection of Oxbow European style farmhouse ales along side the traditional European beers that inspired them.

Draft Line Up:

Oxbow Continental
Oxbow Loretta
Oxbow Saison de Kuaska
Oxbow Lobretta
Blaugies Saison D’Epeautre
De Ranke Saison De Dottignies
Dupont Saison Vieille Provision
Hof Ten Dormaal Saison
La Choulette Lafayette
Thiriez La Blonde d’Esquelbecq

Plus a selection of European farmhouse cheeses & Hand pies from Little Bigs!!!

Philly CBC 2016

Tuesday 5/3 - 10pm - Alla Spina
Wednesday 5/4 - 5pm - Coeur
Wednesday 5/4 - 9pm-1pm - Martha
Thursday 5/5 - 5pm - Tria Taproom
Saturday 5/7 - 11:30am - Monk's Cafe

Farmhouse Funkadelic

Oxbow Farmhouse Funkadelic @ Novare Res, April 23rd 2016.
Doin' it to you in 3-d with a selection of oxbow beers, a groovy menu from Browne Trading Co., live art, and DJ HiDuke doin' it to ya in the earhole. The desired effect if what you get!

Dub Sessions

Professah & No Wolfpack; heavyweight dub champions spinning dub at Oxbow Blending & Bottling May 29th, 2016 4:00pm

Cavern Release; Phish Brunch

Phish Brunch w/ Browne Trading Co. - April 24th, 2016. 12pm at Oxbow Blending & Bottling featuring the release of Cavern and Browne Trading Co. Citrus cured arctic char bagels.

Uproot Pie Co. at Oxbow Brewing Co.

Who doesn't love

Uproot Pizza Co.
mobile wood fired pizza oven
Oxbow Brewing Company
274 Jones Woods Rd, Newcastle

The last Wednesday of every month
Starting 25 May, 2016

4PM until close

To Spring: a local cheese & beer tasting

Join three local cheesemakers to taste an assortment of their cheeses with samples of Oxbow beer.

-Brief presentations from each cheesemaker about their farms and cheeses
-Cheese plates featuring a variety of cow, goat, and sheep cheeses from Imagine Dairy, Fuzzy Udder, and Hahn's End
-5 5oz. samples of Oxbow fresh draft beer
-Samples of Oxbow specialty aged bottle beers

Saturday, April 30th from 7-8:30PM
Space is extremely limited.
RSVP required.
Please call our Newcastle Tasting room at 207-315-5962 to reserve your spot.

Additional food and picnic fare welcome. Cheese, beer, and other snacks will be available for sale before and after the event.

Oxbow / Bread + Butter Present: A Maple Celebration

invite you to join us for a celebration of the maple season!!!

Pre-purchased VIP tickets GUARANTEE you EACH of the season’s samplings
prepared by B+B’s own
with guest chefs

ROB EVAN’S (Duckfat)
NATE NADEAU (Fore Sreet)
RENEE LOHREY (Landry’s Confections)


A glass of the limited release

Dub Sessions 3 March 27th, 4PM

Professah and Upfull Psound strike back!

CSA Pickup

Come pick up your Morning Dew Farm CSA at Oxbow, Newcastle. Fridays from 12-7pm. For more info on their CSA program check out www.morningdeworganic.com/csasignup

Sam Gilbert art opening

new works by Sam Gilbert
opening reception: Feb. 12th 5pm-9pm
exhibition runs Feb 12th-March 31st, 2016

Dub Sessions 1 - Sunday Jan. 31st, 4PM

Professah with special guest Lukaduke get Irie


Oxbow and Big Tree Hospitality present Oxbow III

$20 at the door gets you all the delicious food you can eat from the chefs at Hugo's, Eventide & The Honey Paw! Plus Oxbow beers on draft! & the big game on the big screen!

Kurosawa Movie Nights

1/20 - STRAY DOG
2/3 - IKIRU
3/16 - RED BEARD
3/23 - RAN
3/30 - DREAMS

Drifters Wife at Oxbow

Come welcome Drifters Wife to the neighborhood.

Tessa G. O'Brien Art Opening

New works by Tessa G. O'brien will be on display at Oxbow Blending & Bottling. Opening reception is Thursday Nov. 12th, from 5-9 PM. There will be $2 oyster shucks from Otter Cove Farms.

Italian Beer Week!

Italian wines, snacks & guest beers all week long.

Kick off dinner at Piccolo on Sunday Nov. 15th. 4 courses featuring antipasti, hand made pasta, New England pork & Ms. Lopez's desserts. Email info@piccolomaine for reservations

Dark Friday

November 27th, 2015. Dark Beers, Dark Music, Dark Movies.

Duckfat Dinner at Blending & Bottling

4 course dinner presented by chef Rob Evans paired with Oxbow beer. Click the post to purchase tickets.

5th Annual Goods from the Woods

October 24, 2015. Beer, Music, Food. This years ticket includes 2 very special bottles of beer to go. Click the title post to purchase tickets.

Night of the Living Beers!!!

Portland brewery cask night! Featuring a cask from Allagash, Austin St., Banded Horn, Bissell Brothers, Bunker, Foundation, Liquid Riot & Rising Tide, as well as one of our own! Casks come alive at 5pm, costume dance party gets down at 9pm! Costumes stronglly encouraged.

Portland Beer Week - Monday Night Raw!

Featuring raw oysters from Otter Creek Farm & raw wheat beers!

Portland Beer Week - Sasuga Release Party!

Come celebrate Godzilla's Birthday with the release of Sasuga. Available on draft and in the bottle to go! Mami food truck will be in house providing killer Japanese street food to feed your monster appetite.

Portland Beer Week - Fruited Friday!

We have been busy producing fruit beers all summer long. Come check out the fruits of our labor. Oxbow fruit beers available on draft along side a few of our favorite guest fruit beers.

Blended Oxtoberfest bottle release

October 2nd, Available at the Brewery and Blending and Bottling.

NOSHBOW - Block Party

Sunday, September 20, 2015. Beer, Food, Music. 11AM - 6PM. 21+


Fresh raw oysters by Otter Cove Farms - every Thursday at 5:00 pm at Oxbow Blending & Bottling

Throwback Thursdays & Funky Fridays

Each week this summer we will feature Throwback Thursdays and Funky Fridays at our Blending & Bottling location!!!

Throwback Thursdays:
Each Thursday at 6pm we will crack into a case or tap a keg of beer from the vaults. Beer is available for purchase by the glass & prices will vary depending on the beer. We will announce which beer we will be pouring Thursday mornings via our Instagram feed "Oxbowportland"

Funky Fridays:
Each Friday this summer we will be tapping a barrel-aged or mixed fermentation beer at opening. Beer is available for purchase by the glass & prices will vary depending on the beer. We will announce which beer we will be pouring Friday mornings via our Instagram feed "Oxbowportland"

Saturation: New Work by Tom Ryan

Opening Reception Friday, September 11, 2015. 5-8PM

Disposable Exposure ; Auction & Photoshow

Thursday Sept. 3rd 5pm at Oxbow Blending & Bottling - Come out and support the Maine Surfrider Foundation. Maine Project and Fan Si Pan Outdoors have put together a great photoshow of 18 photographers double-exposing shots which will be up for auction, in addition to other donations from Black Point Surf Shop, Allspeed Cyclery & Snow, Coalatree Organics, Grade Select, Oxbow Beer, and Redd Bar.

Barrel-Aged Farmhouse Pale Ale bottle release

July 29th, Available at the Brewery and Blending and Bottling.

FOREandAFT works by Rickard Keen

This exhibition of new work by artist Richard Keen combines his mural work, paintings and sculpture.
Keen has earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and his Master of Arts degree. His work has been selected for solo and group exhibitions, most recently at Simon Gallery in Morristown, New Jersey, Leonard Craig Gallery in Unity, Maine, Bowery Gallery in New York City, the University of Rhode Island, and Elizabeth Moss Gallery in Falmouth. A guest artist, lecturer, and multiple grant recipient, Keen was also featured in the 2010 Art in Embassies Program. Based in Brunswick, Maine, Keen is represented by Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Cynthia Winings Gallery, and Simon Gallery.
For more on the artist visit his website:

Liquid Swords 2015 Bottle Release

June 24th, Available at the Brewery and Blending and Bottling.

First Fruits Prom

Oxbow Blending & Bottling, June 19th. 8pm-close.

To celebrate the release of First Fruits we are throwing a prom!!! So put on your tuxedos/dresses and join us for the most magical night of your life. DJ Hiduke will be playing the hits all night long, Tandem Bakery is providing a fruit-pie bar and we will be providing the beer... Yes, now that you are an adult you can have beer at the prom!
Ticket buys you a guaranteed good time and a glass of First Fruits, a blend of barrel aged fruit beers.
$10 / 21+

Oxbow and Millstone Hoopla at Parts and Labor, Baltimore

Oxbow Draft! Millstone Ciders!
Plus our collaboration, Millhouse!

Day: Outdoor BBQ with special sausage pairings
Night: Special beer/cider Tasting menu

Oxbow Comes to SAVOR, Washington DC

June 3rd Oyster & Lobster Pairing at Hanks on the Hill
June 4th 7-course pairing at Little Serow
June 5th - Pre-SAVOR tap takeover and Farmhouse Pizza pairing at Pizzeria Paradiso Dupont Circle

Philadelphia Beer Week 2015

Saturday 5/30 - Brü Craft & Wurst - w/ Allagash & Maine Beer C0.
Saturday 5/30 - 7pm-midnight - Local 44 - tap takeover 
Sunday 5/31 - 3-6pm - Good Dog - 'Smooth Sailing' w/ Captain Lawrence & Coppertail
Sunday 5/31 - 7pm-midnight - U-Bahn - Oxbow VS Coppertail tap takeover 
Monday 6/1 - 6pm-9pm - Heritage - Maine food pairings
Monday 6/1 - 10pm-1am - Alla Spina - Industry Night  
Tuesday 6/2 - 11:30am-3pm - Jose Pistolas - Lunch
Tueday 6/2 - 5pm-7pm - Jerry's Bar - Happy Hour
Tuesday 6/2 -  7pm-11pm- Sancho Pistolas - Beer Dinner

beerDNA art opening

beerDNA Visualizing Yeast Strains
fine art prints by Dash Masland
capturing the DNA of 20 Maine beers through molecular art
May 8th-June 29th 2015

Opening reception: May 8th 5-11PM

Selection of Oxbow beers on tap showcasing a variety of yeasts
Saccharo/ Brett/ Lacto/ Pecila/ Wild

Oxbow Blending & Bottling - 49 Washington Ave. Portland, ME 04101

Saison Dell'Aragosta Beer Release

Bottles for sale starting at noon
Saison Dell'Aragosta on draft
Welcoming Birrificio del Ducato Brewers from Italy
May 5th 12pm-9pm

Farmhouse Funkadelic

April 25th at Novare Res

Oxbow hits up New York

3/11 - Lower Manhattan Pub Crawl - Good Beer, Coopers, Rabbit Club, Proletariat (Death Match with Other Half)
3/12 - Owl Farm
3/13 - Brooklyn Bar Crawl - Brouwerij lane, Torst, Spuyten Duyvil, Barcade
3/14 - Beer Brunch at Murray's Cheese Bar