New England Real Ale eXhibition

The longest running Real Ale Festival in the United States, proudly serving an outstanding selection of rarely seen, award-winning cask ales.


We serve over 100 firkins of Real Ale and Cider, comprised of over 50 British beers from England, Scotland, and Wales; and over 50 American beers, mostly from New England. All the beers are cask-conditioned, served by gravity or hand-pump.

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Directions to Aeronaut Urban Farmhouse

Please join us at:

Aeronaut Urban Farmhouse and Brewery

14 Tyler St
Somerville, MA 02143

Aeronaut Urban Farmhouse and Brewery is tucked away on a side street near Union Square. Their neighbors include Brooklyn Boulders (a rock climbing facility) and Artisan's Asylum (a community craft studio). Aeronaut has ample space, with room for an indoor farmers market and other small community businesses, such as Something GUD, barismo and Somerville Chocolate. They will combine their expertise in microbiology, fermentation, and brewing to create uniquely local beers.

The nearest ATM is at the Rite-Aid on Park and Somerville Ave.

Don't drink and drive! There are several ways to get to Aeronaut without a car.


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NERAX American Beers and Ciders

Here are the American beers and ciders served at NERAX 2013, held March 20-23 at the Somervile American Legion Hall Post 388. We had an incredible array this year, including many beers and breweries never seen at NERAX before! See below for details.

Or download the full beer and cider list!

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NERAX British Beers and Ciders

Here are the British beers and ciders we served at NERAX 2013, held March 20 - 23 at the Somerville American Legion Hall Post 388. We had an exciting mix of NERAX favorites and small British breweries you won't find anywhere else this side of the pond!

See below for details.

Or download the full beer and cider list!

More British beers will be served at the Kick Off and Thank You events.

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NERAX Tickets

Advance ticket sales for NERAX 2014 are now closed. There will be a Large Number of admission tickets available at the door for every session. Even if you missed your chance to buy advanced tickets, come on in any time!

You know you don't want to miss out on the finest in cask-conditioned beers at NERAX!

No physical tickets will be issued. If you purchased advanced admission, please come to the Will Call line. Your name and the number of tickets you purchased will be on the list. All you need is your ID.

This year we expect to serve over 100 cask-conditioned beers and ciders over the course of the festival. With the wide array of American and British beers we acquire, our cellar team adds new beers to every session, providing an interesting and changing selection of Real Ale throughout the festival.

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Tickets On Sale!

NERAX North Advance Tickets are now on sale!


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