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Explore Boone Area Breweries

A tour of the northern mountains of North Carolina reveals a collection of local craft brews inspired by the mountains themselves. Try them all. Cheers! 

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Blowing Rock Ale House
Blowing Rock Brews   

Blowing Rock Brewing and Ale House is located in historic downtown Blowing Rock, and offers cuisine that captures the same mountain artisan feel as our beer with which it pairs.  

Blowing Rock Market was named "The Nicest Gas Station in America" by Southern Living Magazine. Housed in a 1940's gas station building, the Market offers gourmet treats, Boar's Head deli, beers, cheese, chocolates, groceries, maps and travel books. 
 
     
Boone Brews   
Appalachian Mountain Brewery and tasting room is located at 163 Boone Creek Drive, bordering Boone Creek and Hodges Creek near the Boone Mall. The tasting room features plenty of outdoor seating, a 120-foot-long outdoor bar bordering Boone Creek and a covered, heated porch perfect for enjoying one of AMB's beers or ciders. 
Appalachian Mountain Brewery
 
Beech Mountain Brewing Co. is located in the alpine village at the base of Beech Mountain Resort, where you will also enjoy shops and restaurants. In winter, slalom and ride down the slopes of the highest ski area in the east; in summer, mountain bike the many trails of the Emerald Outback Adventure Trail System. The brewery is closed in April each year. 
 
Benchmark Provisions is a downtown purveyor of necessities and the delectable. Benchmark offers the conveniences of life including food, supplies, personal items, beer, wine, prepared food, and more. 
 
 
Booneshine Brewing Co. brews high quality beer and is equally focused on connecting with the people and tapping into the community that #makeBooneshine. The tasting room is located next door to the brewing facility, in a local favorite restaurant, Basil's Pasta & Deli.
    

Lost-Province-craft-beerLost Province Brewing Co. is a destination microbrewery and wood-fired gastropub located in historic downtown Boone. Lost Province brews authentic and innovative craft beer and serves Neapolitan wood-fired pizza and wood-fired local foods. Lost Province is committed to community, environment and employees, and strives above all to provide an experience of gracious hospitality for all guests. 
 

Peabody's Beer & Wine offers the High Country's largest and finest selection of wine and beer, wine accessories, cigars, fine cheese, luscious chocolates, gourmet foods, great service, event planning, cellar stocking and consultation, and more.

 

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Appalachian Mountain Brewery's mission is to sustainably brew quality beer in hopes to support and vitalize the community of the .. more

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Beech Mountain

As one of the only US breweries owned and operated by a ski area, Beech Mountain Brewing Company is dedicated to mountain .. more

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Blowing Rock

The Blowing Rock Ale House Restaurant is located at the Blowing Rock Brewery in historic downtown Blowing Rock. The Ale House .. more

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Booneshine Brewing Company is a production microbrewery serving restaurants and bars in the High Country. Feel free to stop by .. more

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Find yourself at Lost Province Brewing Company, a brewpub located in downtown Boone behind the Mast General Store. We serve .. more

Continue your tour...

...north into Ashe County 

where West Jefferson brews are served up at Boondocks Brewing Co. at two locations: Boondocks Taproom & Restaurant and Boondocks Brew Haus.

...or, south into Avery County

where the brews are found in Banner Elk at Kettell Beerworks, and in Plumtree at Blind Squirrel Brewery. Beech Mountain brews are served up at Beech Mountain Brewing Co. (closed in April for a respite between ski season and mountain biking season) and at Mile High Tavern.

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SPECIAL EVENTS | NC BEER MONTH | APRIL 2019 

Beer Tasting - 5-7 p.m., every Tuesday - Visit: Peabody's Beer & Wine 

Peabody's will be pouring about 4 beers at the bar. It's fun, it's free, it's delicious, and a great way to try some great brews you may not have had before. Stop in on Tuesdays, year-found, for a free beer tasting.

Beer 101: Great NC Beers - 6 p.m., April 30, 2019 - Visit: Lost Province Brewing Co. 

Taste your way through the science and craft of beer. One evening each month, learn about a specific style of beer and its regional history, technique and ingredients. Registration is $30 and includes samples of 8 different beers, select food pairings, and a complimentary and stylistic logoed beer glass. 

NC Artisan Market & NC-centric Dishes with Farm-to-Flame Food Truck - 12-5 p.m., April 27, 2019 - Visit: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and Cidery 

The backyard of the brewery will turn into a pop-up market featuring local North Carolina artisans. Celebrate craft beer - and the craftspeople - of the Boone area. Farm to Flame food truck will dish up some NC-centric plates with locally farm-sourced ingredients and suggested beer pairings.

Featured Events

Jun 21

Doc Watson Day Celebration

6/21/19
The Jones House and the Town of Boone celebrate Doc Watson Day with a free concert dedicated to his memory. Every… more
Jun 21

Horn In The West outdoor drama

6/21/19 – 8/10/19
Horn In The West is our nation's longest-running Revolutionary War outdoor drama. The play brings to life the story of… more
Jun 23

Singing on the Mountain

6/23/19
The all-day gospel sing and fellowship returns to MacRae Meadows at Grandfather Mountain for its 95th year!! A six top… more
Jun 29

Annual Heritage Day and Wood Kiln

6/29/19
This annual event is always slated for the last Saturday in June, 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. Entertainment: Live music… more
Jun 29

Ben Folds and the Winston-Salem Symphony

6/29/19
Pianist, singer-songwriter and North Carolina native Ben Folds opens the 35th anniversary season of An Appalachian… more
Jul 04

Boone 4th of July Parade

7/4/19
The Downtown Boone annual 4th of July parade travels east on King Street, starting at the intersection with Poplar… more
Jul 04

Fireworks Extravaganza at Tweetsie

7/4/19
Enjoy the most spectacular fireworks show in the High Country! It's one of the most popular Summer events in the… more
Jul 11

63rd Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

7/11/19 – 7/14/19
Blaring bagpipes, astounding athletes, delicate dancers, rocking Celtic music and a spectacular highland setting make… more
Jul 12

Pilobolus

7/12/19
Pilobolus maintains its own singular style, evolving interplay with shapeshifting, shadowplay and other explorations,… more
Jul 13

Patti LaBelle

7/13/19
Multi Grammy Award-winning superstar singer and actress Patti LaBelle is widely regarded as the queen of rock and soul… more
Jul 19

Chris Botti

7/19/19
Multi Grammy Award-winning master trumpeter and composer Chris Botti returns to the festival for a dazzling evening of… more
Jul 20

Lily Tomlin

7/20/19
Lily Tomlin, one of America's foremost comediennes, returns to the festival for an unforgettable night of smart humor… more
Jul 23

Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show -

7/23/19 – 7/28/19
The Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show is among the oldest continually operating horse shows in America, held on the L.… more
Jul 26

Ashe County Bluegrass & Old Time

7/26/19 – 7/27/19
This annual convention brings top notch musicians and enthusiastic audiences together for two days of traditional… more
Aug 01

Punch Brothers

8/1/19
Punch Brothers are the quintet of mandolinist Chris Thile, guitarist Chris Eldridge, bassist Paul Kowert, banjoist Noam… more
Aug 03

The Temptations

8/3/19
For more than fiftyyears, The Temptations have prospered, propelling popular musi with a series of smash hits and… more
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