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NC Beer Month in Blowing Rock

      April 2014 is the second annual NC Beer Month, featuring the dozens of breweries across our state!

Here in Blowing Rock, there’s plenty to toast during NC Beer Month: indulgence-worthy dining, lively bars, singular shops and eclectic galleries.
Beer pairings, tasting flights and more add to the rewards of raising a pint.

Our featured event is the
Blowing Rock Walkabout on Saturday, April 26th.
Scroll to the bottom for details!

Local beer flights at Foggy Rock Eatery & Pub

Where to find NC Beers in Blowing Rock:


Brews made right here in Blowing Rock at Blowing Rock Ale House Brewery*.

12 or more taps dedicated to NC Beers at Foggy Rock Eatery*.

5 or more NC Brews all month at Town Tavern, Six Pence Pub* and Canyons Restaurant.

Several NC Brews at Bistro Roca & Twigs & The New Public House.

*tasting flights available


Carolina Cases at Blowing Rock Market

These special cases feature an array of NC Beers, specially selected for variety and signature flavors!
Plus, enjoy special pricing on a different NC beer each day of the month. Only in April.

Special prices on NC Beers at Blowing Rock Produce & Provisions
during the entire month of April. 5% to 20% off!


Special Events

All Month:
Beer Challenge at Foggy Rock Eatery
Come in during the month of April and take the Beer Challenge!
Answer three beer-themed questions correctly and receive a free Foggy Rock pint glass and coozie!
Questions change daily.

Each Friday in April
NC Beer Nights at Twigs Restaurant
Live music 9pm-1am, and $3 NC Craft Beers all day. No cover!

Each Saturday in April

NC Beer Tastings at Six Pence Pub
Saturday, April 5: Howard Brewing of Lenoir
Saturday, April 12th- Catawba Brewing of Asheville
Saturday, April 19th- Natty Greene's of Greensboro
Saturday, April 26th- Highland
Brewing of Asheville

1-4pm. Free!

Sunday, April 6
Farm to Table Dinner with Appalachian Mountain Brewery at The New Public House
Meet the farmers 4-5pm. Dinner at 6pm.
Six Great Chefs, Six Fabulous Courses! The collaborative challenge will be to use ingredients harvested from
within a 100 mile radius, featuring food from New River Organic Growers' 70+ small, family-owned organic farms.
Beer pairings will be provided by Appalachian Mountain Brewery  of Boone and
Fonta Flora Brewery, a NC farm-to-tap brewery.
Fundraiser. Tickets $100 per couple or $65 per person, available here.

Saturday, April 26

 Blowing Rock Walkabout
with NC Brews

  Free! 1 - 4pm.

 This event will acquaint you with area breweries and local business owners in a festive,

community-driven atmosphere. All participating businesses are within a few blocks of each other,

so you can enjoy Blowing Rock's great downtown area.

While samples and entertainment are free, be sure to bring a little cash for fun merchandise, full-size brews, and delicious food plates.

How it works:

Grab a map from any of the businesses listed below and visit each location for free tastings and fun!

**Please have your ID handy at each property.**


-Local Brewery at Blowing Rock Inn- Stop by to meet Appalachian Mountain Brewery of Boone and
try their latest brews!

-Block Party Blow-out at North Main- Local breweries will join an assortment of businesses at the North end of Main Street. Located behind Footsloggers with live music! Beer tastings & food sampling by Blowing Rock Produce & Provisions. Special offers at Footsloggers, Rustic, and Cabin Fever, plus lodging specials at Mountainaire Inn.
-Low Country Shrimp Boil at Blowing Rock Market- Sample NC beers and try out some tasty bites, too.
-Open Brewery at Blowing Rock Ale House- Try out beer made right here in Blowing Rock,
and take a peek inside the brewery.
-Brew Samples at Six Pence Pub- Stop in to try the latest brews from Highland Brewing Co.
-Pig Pickin' Beer Tasting at Town Tavern- Appalachian Mountain Brewery, live music by Dr. Bacon,
and delicious BBQ plates available!

**Please have your ID handy for each location!**

Click here to see the Event Map!

-Great specials around town, noted here.


Walk back to your hotel room!
Click here to see proximity of hotels on a downtown map.




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