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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NERAX 2014

NERAX has a new home!

March 26 - 29, 2014

The New England Real Ale eXhibition
Aeronaut Brewing Company

14 Tyler St
Somerville, MA 02145

Aeronaut, an exciting young brewery near Union Square in Somerville, MA, has agreed to host our festival this March. We will have plenty of room in which to serve over 100 cask-conditioned beers from the UK, New England, and beyond.
We will also be adding a special Tutored Tasting on Thursday March 27, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Please tell your friends who are interested in trying the best in cask-conditioned beer that we have a new home!

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