Brewgrass is an annual event that combines Asheville, NC's microbrew tradition and love of bluegrass music. The celebration, which takes place on September 15th in Martin Luther King Jr. Park, gathers over 40 breweries together to serve more than 120 different beers. No wonder The Travel Channel recently named Asheville as one of its "Top Seven Beer Destinations."
Featured Local Breweries
Dozens of microbreweries call Asheville home, with a few more on the way. Discover all of these local breweries at Brewgrass:
Asheville Brewing Company
Craggie Brewing Company
French Broad Brewing Company
Green Man Brewing
Lexington Avenue Brewery
New Belgium Brewing*
Sierra Nevada Brewing*
*coming to Asheville soon!
More Beer on Tap
Don't stop the fun at Brewgrass, stay in Asheville for a few days and discover Beer City USA's best bars. The Thirsty Monk has garnered national attention for serving an extensive selection of Belgian beers. Microbrew taps are also in steady supply, and they regularly host new release parties and exclusive "Meet the Brewmaster" events. The Thirsty Monk recently opened a second location in South Asheville to compliment the original downtown bar.
The Bier Garden is a great spot to try out some local pours and eat American fare. Conveniently located downtown near the US Cellular Center, The Bier Garden is a popular hangout thanks to their ever-expanding beer list and live sports coverage.
Discover the Area's Best Selection of Luxury Vacation Cabins
You'll need a place to rest after Brewgrass! Carolina Mornings offers an expansive selection of Asheville NC cabins in a wide range of locations. Looking for in-town convenience? Check out vacation rentals like City Retreat and Mimi's Cottage. Seeking a mountaintop getaway? A log cabin at Scenic Wolf Resort is the place for you. Call a Vacation Specialist today to plan the vacation of a lifetime!