Brews and Bears

  • WNC Nature Center

  • Address: 75 Gashes Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28805
  • Times: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Admission: Price Varies

Brews and Bears is an after-hours summer event series where you can enjoy the WNC Nature Center in the evening with a beer or cider in hand. There are also food vendors and educational programming, along with popsicle enrichment for black bears Uno and Ursa! Brews & Bears happens the second Friday of the month on May 13, June 10, July 8, and August 12, from 5:30 to 8 pm. The events will feature beer from Highland Brewing; cider from Urban Orchard; food from Gypsy Queen Cuisine and Cecilia’s Food Truck, Blunt Pretzels, and KONA Ice; and music by Mix 96.5, 98.1 The River, and 105.9 The Mountain. Tickets are $15 to $35, with options for members, non-members, and VIPs! Don’t miss out on the fun! Visit to buy tickets and learn more.

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