NE Hot Sauce Fest – Family (and pet) Friendly! Kid’s under 10 FREE! July 30th!

At long last, there is a New England destination and celebration for hot sauce lovers!

The Spicy Shark is presenting the 1st Annual New England Hot Sauce on Saturday July 30th 2022 from 11am to 5pm at the outdoors field behind Smuttynose Brewery in Hampton, NH. Come enjoy:

  • Over 20 hot sauce companies will be sampling all of their spicy products
  • Music all day
  • Food challenges including hot pepper eating contests and a hot wing contest
  • Specialty local seacoast crafters
  • Family friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Bouncy houses
  • Award winning beer from Smuttynose fresh from their brewery on-site
  • Food trucks
  • Sponsored locally by Bangor Savings Bank, The City Beverage, Coca Cola, and Smuttynose
  • Proudly donating proceeds to our 2 non-profit partners, Blue Ocean Society & Seacoast Science Center!
  • A celebration of Craft Hot Sauce focusing on New England and Northeast makers. Hot Sauce samples, music, food, beer, pet & family friendly!

Proceeds from the event will benefit Seacoast Science Center and Blue Ocean Society. Both organizations will host informational booths and educational activities at the event.


Adults $10 online, $15 at door, non-refundable, and kids under 10 FREE.
**We expect to sell out! Limited tickets available due to venue size**

Tickets and more info here:


New England Hot Sauce Fest
Smuttynose Brewery in Hampton, NH
July 30th, 2022
11am – 5pm


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