Kettell Beerworks creates quality craft beer on Main Street East in Banner Elk, just a 30 minute drive from downtown Boone. Kettell beers are often named after local landmarks and activities, and they usually offer 10-12 taps including some rotating seasonal brews. Kettell also has a variety of nonalcoholic soft drink options and simple snacks for munching. Patrons are welcome to bring their own food. Kettell is a family-friendly brewery offering such activities as: arcade games, board games, darts, corn hole and occasional live music. The brewery distributes its flagship beers to restaurants and pubs in the High Country region.