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'Beers & Spears' Craft Beer Tent

2019 WGBY Asparagus Festival in Hadley, MA

The only thing better than a tasty cold craft beer on a warm June Saturday is one made LOCALLY

WGBY Asparagus Festival
2020 Date TBD
Hadley Town Common
Rte. 9 (Russell Street), Hadley MA

The WGBY Beers & Spears Area at the WGBY Asparagus Festival features craft brews from local favorites. Each $5 glass benefits WGBY, your LOCAL PBS station. Admission to the WGBY Asparagus Festival is free (with recommended donation of $5/person or $20/family).


The Pioneer Valley knows its libations, and some of the region's most creative brewers will be on hand at the WGBY Asparagus Festival to pour their best pints from inside the Beers & Spears tent at the WGBY Asparagus Festival. Here's who poured in 2019:

In addition, designated drivers (or any coffee lovers, really) can enjoy an aromatic brew from Dean's Bean of Orange, MA.

PLEASE NOTE: Admission to the beer tasting event will require valid identification with proof of age (21+).


Proceeds from the WGBY Asparagus Festival support public television station WGBY and its educational programming throughout western New England. The event is made possible by Greenfield Savings Bank, TommyCar Auto / Country Nissan, Common Media, River Valley Co-Op, SunPower by Earthlight, Nourse Farms, Provisions, USA Waste & Recycling, and Eversource. AM Lithography is a print services donor. Daily Hampshire Gazette and Weekends with Yankee are media sponsors.

Special thanks to the Hadley Historical Commission and the Town of Hadley.