Cheers to 30 Days of Beers!
April is North Carolina Beer Month, and as a part this month-long celebration Asheville brewers are pulling out all the stops to showcase their latest and greatest pint-sized creations.
Win a Celebeeration Weekend!
As part of the NC Beer month celebration, you can enter to win the New Belgium VIP Celebeeration Weekend in Asheville. The grand prize includes a two-night trip including insider access to New Belgium's Grand Opening events, accommodations at the new Hyatt Place Asheville Downtown, a gift basket loaded with goodies from yours truly here in Beer City USA, as well as a $500 gift card to cover expenses. Enter here!
An entire month of North Carolina beer!
Asheville's numerous craft breweries have a lot to offer thirsty visitors this spring, including these special Beer Month events:
3rd Annual Sharpen the Blades Saison Fest (Burial Beer Co.) – Saturday, April 30 – all NC beers, over 30 NC breweries, seasonal food and live music.
Thirsty Monk, a beer bar that continues to top the "Best in America" lists, has multiple events planned, including an NC Brews & BBQ event, NC Mystery Tap – Name that NC Brew!, an NC Belgian Beers & Small Plates Pairing and an NC Tap Takeover.
Highland Brewing Co. is releasing their Early's Hoppy Wheat on April 24, and for the first time ever they will begin canning their brew. Also opening this spring is their new roof top patio. There, guests will enjoy views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and nearby hillsides.
Green Man has two releases planned for April and their beautiful new tasting room is now open!
New Belgium has a tasting event on April 13 at Tasty Beverage in Asheville's South Slope. Bring your bike! As for the breweries grand opening, May 2 is when the doors open to their new tasting room.
Ben’s Tune-Up, a restaurant and sake brewery, will be debuting their new Ben's Beer on April 21 with an official release party.