“The beer shots heard ‘round the world” Massachusetts. From Paul Revere’s ride, to the shot heard around the world, Massachusetts is synonymous with the birth of America. Did you know those revolutionaries loved their microbrews? It’s true, which is why you shouldn’t be surprised to learn that Massachusetts is a melting pot of brilliant brewers. It’s in our heritage! Soak in this heritage with our online BeerFests.com community, where you can learn about upcoming festivals and events, and share them with your friends and family.