Some big news today coming out of Freeport Maine where Maine Beer Company have announced that they’ll be expanding and nearly quadrupling their production later this year and into next week.
The popular brewery, famous for beers like Lunch, Peeper Ale and Dinner, announced plans to add an additional 20,300 square-feet of space as part of a two-story building. In the new building, additional offices, storage, brewing space and bottling lines will be featured and outside the parking lot would expand by over 300%, going from 30 spots to 125.
The existing 6,000 square-foot space would be converted into a much larger taproom and the retail shop would expand as well in order to meet the ever-growing demand. They also announced plans to add an outdoor patio to the brewery which would also host food trucks.
According to the Portland Press Herald, the brewery’s submitted plans will be reviewed by the Freeport board on August 10th so stay tuned for more updates.
Maine Beer Company is located at 525 US-1, Freeport, ME 04032.