Craft Beer Taprooms & Breweries

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23 May, 2019 By Steve Wike

Breweries in the Blue Ridge Mountains


Fannin Brewing Company (Map)
3758 E. 1st Street, Blue Ridge, GA 30513 | Phone: 706-258-2762
Fannin Brewing Company brews in the German tradition, but their philosophy is local, using local ingredients and supporting the Blue Ridge, Georgia community.

Grumpy Old Men Brewing (Map)
1315 E Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA 30513 | Phone: 770-331-8870
Grumpy Old Men Brewing was founded by a couple of old retired guys with a great brewing philosophy:
"If we don't like it, we don't drink it.
If we don't drink it, we don't sell it."
They're open 1-5 on Thursday and Friday;m 1-6 on Saturdays.


Barley and Hops Grill & Microbrewery (Map)
5473 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704 | Phone: 301-668-5555
Barley and Hops is a locally owned business with a working in-house brewery. B&H was the winner of the Maryland Comptroller's Cup for Maryland's Top Beer of 2016 – along with 20 other medals, seven being Gold.

Brewer's Ally (Map)
124 N. Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701 | Phone: 301-631-0089
Brewer's Ally opened in July, 1996 and has been serving great beers and meals ever since.

Flying Dog Brewery (Map)
4607 Wedgewood Blvd., Frederick, MD 21703 | Phone: 301- 694-7899
Flying Dog Brewery is open for tastings from 12- 3 and carry-out ONLY from 3-6 pm. Tours of the brewery are free and offered Wednesday through Sunday by reservation only. No one under the age of 21, including babies and small children, is allowed in the brewery.

Milkhouse Brewery at Stillpoint Farm (Map)
8253 Dollyhyde Road, Mount Airy, MD 21771 | Phone: 301-829-6950
Milkhouse Brewery at Stillpoint Farm specializes in classic styles of beer “improved with Maryland hops.”  The brewery produces five year-round beers and rotates a couple of seasonal releases.  In August of 2015 a new series, “Stillpoint Reserve” was launched. These beers focus on locally sourced ingredients, including grains, fruits, herbs, honey, and other Maryland agricultural products.

Monocacy Brewing Company (Map)
1781 N. Market Sreet, Frederick, MD 21701 | Phone: 240-457-4232
Monocacy Brewing Company crafts full-flavored ales and lagers. The brewery also functions as a contract bottling facility for Frederick County’s original brewpub, Brewer’s Alley. The brewery and tasting room are open to the public.

Smoketown Brewing Station (Map)
223 W. Potomac Street, Brunswick, MD 21716 | Phone: 301-834-4828
Smoketown Brewing Station transformed Brunswick, Maryland's 1948 former fire station into an on-site brewery offering a tasting room seven days a week. Smoketown Brewing Station offers samples, full pints and growlers to go, in a family friendly environment with patio seating or tasting room seating.


Adam Dalton Distillery (Map)
251 Biltmore Ave., Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-367-6401

Andrews Brewing Co. (Map)
565 Aquone Road, Andrews, NC 28901 | Phone: 828-321-2006
Andrews Brewing Company offers a variety of brews accompanied by summer concerts.

Asheville Brewing Company (Map)
77 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | 828-255-4077
A dine-in movie theater, craft brewery and full-service restaurant.

Asheville Distilling Co. (Map)
12 Old Charlotte Highway, Asheville, NC 28813 | Phone: 828-575-2000

Barley's Taproom & Pizzeria (Map)
42 Biltmore Ave., Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-255-0504
Barley’s Taproom has a relaxed and casual atmosphere, and offers sourdough pizza and over 40 beers on tap.

BearWaters Brewing Company (Map)
130 Frazier Street, Waynesville, NC 28786 | 828-246-0602
Offering a large variety of beers, monthly special events, weekly microbrewery tastings, and a join-the-mug-club.

Bhramri Brewhouse (Map)
101 S. Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-214-7981
In addition to beer, Bhramri serves dinner seven nights a week, lunch Friday-Saturday, and brunch on Sunday. Bhramri also offers private space rentals, corporate lunches and dinners, beer and food pairings, and community meeting space.

Brevard Brewing Company (Map)
63 East Main Street, Brevard, NC 28712 | 828-885-2101
Brevard Brewing Company is family owned and offers American ales and German lagers.

Brusin' Ales (Map)
66 Broadway Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-8999
Brusin' Ales is a beer-only store, that stocks over 1000 brews from around the world (and around the corner).

Catawba Brewing Company (Map)
32 Banks Avenue, | Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-552-3934
and 212 South Green Street, Morganton, NC 28655 | 828-430-6883
Catawba Brewing Company offers year-round and seasonal beers.

Copperhead Mountain Distillery (Map)
14 S.Main St. (US 276), Travelers Rest, SC | Phone 864-610-2228

French Broad Brewing Company (Map)
101 Fairview Road, Asheville, NC 28803 | 828-277-0222
French Broad Brewing tasting room offers an extensive selection of beers.

Frog Level Brewing Company (Map)
56 Commerce Street, Waynesville, NC 28786 | 828-454-5664
Frog Level Brewing offers smooth craft beers, from IPA's to Scotch ales.

Green Man Brewery (Map)
23 Buxton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | 828-252-5502
One of North Carolina's oldest breweries, producing some of the most iconic ales.

Heinzelmännchen Brewery (Map)
545 Mill Street, Sylva, NC 28779 | 828-631-4466
A miro-brewery offering light, German beer made with fresh hops, wholesome grains and no preservatives.

High Wire Brewing (Map)
197 Hilliard Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-575-9675
and 2A Huntsman Place, Asheville, NC | Phone: 828-738-2448
Along with good beer, High Wire offers a fun atmosphere, plenty of seating, bar games, and a secluded outdoor area in the back.

Highland Brewing Company (Map)
12 Old Charlotte Highway, Asheville, NC 28803 | 828-299-3370
Highland Brewing Co. offers hand-crafted beers, ales, porters, and stouts.

Lexington Avenue Brewery (Map)
39 N. Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | 828-252-0212
Lexington Avenue Brewery offers great beer, live music, comedy, and good food.

Nantahala Brewing Company (Map)
61 Depot Street, Bryson City, NC 28713 | 828-488-2337
Located near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, offering award-winning craft beer with live entertainment.

New Belgium Brewing (Map)
21 Craven Street, Asheville, NC 28806 | Phone: 828-333-6900
New Belgium Brewing tasting room and tours in Asheville are open seven days a week and offer pints, tasters, growler fills or schwags.

Noble Hard Cider (Map)
34-D Redmond Drive, Fletcher, NC 28732
Noble Hard Cider is available at a variety of restaurants and bars.

One World Brewing (Map)
10 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-785-5580
One World Brewing defines itself as a "small-batch hand-craft nano-brewery and ale house."

Oskar Blues Brewery (Map)
342 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard, NC 28712 | 828-883-2337
Oscar Blues Brewery has a tap room, restaurant, live entertainment, brewery tours, and offers trolley service from Asheville.

Oyster House Brewing Company (Map)
625 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806 | 828-575-9370
Oyster House offers a dozen beers on tap, an outdoor patio and some tasty food.

Pisgah Brewing Company (Map)
150 Eastside Drive, Black Mountain, NC 28711 | 828-669-0190
Pisgah Brewing Company offers a variety of award-winning beers.

Pour Taproom (Map)
800 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806 |Phone: 828-505-0352
Pay by the ounce, not by the glass. Pour a few ounces, then try something else, and then choose what you like the best. Pour Taproom staff will walk you through the process.

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company (Map)
100 Sierra Nevada Way, Fletcher, NC 28732 | Phone: 828-681-5300
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has a restaurant and taproom with 23 beers on brew.

Southern Appalachian Brewery (Map)
822 Locust Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792 | 828-684-1235
Southern Appalachian Brewery is family friendly and dog friendly, offering beer, wine, sodas, bottled water, and Underground Baking Company’s Brezels (big, huge soft pretzels).

Sweeten Creek Brewing (Map)
1127 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-575-2785
Sweeten Creek Brewing offers tasty beers and good sandwiches.

Thirsty Monk Pub & Brewery
92 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-254-5470
20 Gala Drive, in Gerber Village | Phone: 828-505-4564
2 Town Square Blvd. #170, Asheville, NC | Phone: 828-687-3873
51 N. Merrimon Ave #113, Woodfin, NC | Phone: 828-424.7807

Tipping Point Tavern (Map)
190 N. Main Street, Waynesville, NC 28786 | 828-246-9230
Tipping Point Tavern offers a variety of brews, wine, and good food.

Twin Leaf Brewery (Map)
144 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-774-5000
Twin Leaf Brewery specializes in Belgian, English, and American beers.

Urban Orchard Cider Company (Map)
210 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806 | Phone: 828-774-5151
Urban Orchard Cider Company is a hard cider production company and tasting room. Their taproom and bar provides house-made craft hard apple cider, guest bottles of hard cider, local beer, wine, and gluten-free/dairy-free snacks.

Wedge Brewing Company (Map)
37 Paynes Way, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-505-2792
Wedge Brewing Co is located in the lower level of the Wedge Studios in the River Arts District in Asheville. After many evolutions, the Wedge, named for the shape of the building, was transformed into Artist studios. The brewery size and production (about 1300 barrels) allow Wedge Brewing to be a throwback to the neighborhood brewery.

Wicked Weed Brewing (Map)
91 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | 828-575-9599
Wicked Weed Brewing strives to be different and as a result has created a very popular beer tasting room and brewery. The restaurant offers a seasonal menus and craft beers.


Roy Pitz Brewing Company (Map)
140 N. 3rd Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201 | Phone: 717-496-8753
Roy-Pitz Brewing Co. has won 23 medals at The World Beer Championships in Chicago in recognition of their Liquid Art.  Roy-Pitz partners their passion for Liquid Art with artists of all types; sharing their culture and brand across the arts, music, sports, hobbies and activities. In addition to the Roy-Pitz Brewery and Pub located in Chambersburg, you can always find a variety of Liquid Art at local bars, restaurants, grocery stores and distributors throughout the Mid Atlantic Region and beyond.

Whitehorse Brewing (Map)
824 Diamond Street, Berlin, PA 15530 | Phone: 814-444-2436
Whitehorse Taproom is open Friday 5-9, Saturday 11-7 for tastings, pints and sales of all sizes from six packs to kegs. They're also open for beer sales on Sunday 1-4. Whitehorse Brewing was originally born out of the love of creating excellent natural home brews and enjoying it with friends in the mountains. It is a natural, fully-sustainable brewery in the beautiful mountains of Brothersvalley.


13 Stripes Brewery (Map)
250 Mill Street, Suite PW 3101, Taylors, SC 29687 | Phone: 864-349-1430

Birds Fly South Ale Project (Map)
1320 Hampton Ave. Ext., Greenville, SC 29601 | Phone: 864-412-8825
Birds Fly South Ale Project Tasting Room is located in an “urban farmhouse” in Greenville’s West End Water Tower District. It hosts a stand up bar, live music, outdoor patio, and rotating food trucks. Hours are Thursday 4-9, Friday-Saturday 2-9, and Sunday 1-6.

Blue Ridge Brewing Company (Map)
308 Trade Street, Greer, SC 29651 | Phone: 864-232-4677
Blue Ridge Brewing is located in downtown Greer, South Carolina and features rooftop dining. Handcrafted ales are brewed on site. Blue Ridge is also known for its unique menu prepared by chef Rich Flagg. (Sunday Brunch and outdoor dining are available year round.)

Hub City Tap House (Map)
197 E. St. John Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306 | Phone: 864-541-7379
Hub City Tap House is open Tuesday-Thursday 3-11, Friday-Saturday 12-12. Offers 30 taps featuring in house brewery, Ciclops Cyderi & Brewery, as well as some local, regional, national and international craft beers.

Quest Brewing Company (Map)
55 Airview Drive, Greenville, SC 29607 | Phone: 864-272-6232
Quest Brewing Company hours are Tuesday-Thursday 4-8, Friday 3-9, Saturday 12-9, and Sunday 1-6. Quest Brewing tours on Saturdays starting at 2.

Swamp Rabbit Brewery & Taproom (Map)
26 S. Main Street, Travelers Rest, SC 29690 | Phone: 864-610-2424
Swamp Rabbit Brewery & Taproom is open Sunday 1-7, Tuesday-Thursday 5-9, and Saturday noon to 10. Swamp Rabbit Brewery offers fresh, award-winning craft beer brewed in Travelers Rest, South Carolina.

Upstate Craft Beer Company (Map)
400 Augusta Street, Greenville, SC 29601 | Phone: 864-609-4590
Upstate Craft Beer Company is a unique brewpub combining a Nano-Brewery, Tap Room, Home Brew Shop, and U-Brew On Premise. Hours are Sunday-Wednesday 11-9pm, Thursday-Saturday 11-10.


Depot Street Brewing (Map)
904 Depot Street, Jonesborough, TN 37659 | Phone: 423-753-7628
Depot Street Brewing produces its beers locally and is open to public for retail sales Wednesday and Thursday 5-8, Friday 5-9, and Saturday 2-9.

Johnson City Brewing Company (Map)
257 E. Main Street, Johnson City, TN 37601 | Phone: 423-930-4186
Johnson City Brewing Company was founded by a group of home brewers and craft beer enthusiasts. The Tap Room hours are Wednesdays and Thursdays 5-9, Fridays 5-10, Saturdays 1-10, and Sundays 1pm-5pm. Johnson City Brewing Company is located in historic downtown Johnson City, Tennessee, which is surrounded by the beautiful foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

JRH Brewing, LLC (Map)
458 W. Walnut Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 | Phone: 423-722-3410
JRH Brewing Tap Room hours are Wednesday and Thursday 5-9, Friday 4-10,
Saturday 1-10, and Brewhouse Tours by appointment. (Closing times may vary pending special events.)

Sleepy Owl Brewery (Map)
151 E. Main Street #1, Kingsport, TN 37660 | Phone: 423-723-9549
Sleepy Owl Brewery Tap Room hours are Monday-Thursday 4-9, Friday & Saturday 4-10.

Smoky Mountain Brewery
1004 Parkway # 501, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 | Phone: 865-436-4200 (Map)
2530 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 | Phone: 865-868-1400 (Map)
Smoky Mountain Brewery has six flagship beers on tap. In addition, four seasonal brews are available at different times throughout the year, as well a Brewmaster Special, which rotates every couple of weeks. A dark ale, such as their Tuckaleechee, is available most of the time.

Thunder Road Distillery (Map)
605 Outdoor Sportsman Place, Kodak, TN 37764 | Phone: 865-401-2573
Thunder Road Distillery is open Sunday 12-7, Monday-Thursday 11-9, Friday-Saturday 10-9. Drop in for a free tasting.

Yee-Haw Brewing Company (Map)
126 Buffalo Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 | Phone: 423-328-9192
Yee-Haw Taproom hours are Sunday-Wednesday 11:30-9, Thursday-Saturday 11:30am-midnight. The tour program is currently on hold as they work through some growing pains in their brewery.


Adroit Theory Brewing Company (Map)
404 Browning Court, Purcellville, VA 20132 | Phone: 703-722-3144
Adroit Theory Brewing Company is a nano-brewery that makes beers with an emphasis on barrel aging, one keg at a time. They typically have 24 beers on draft at any time, plus a dedicated cask line. Adroit also bottles some, but not all, of their beers. The Tasting Room is open Wednesday 12-6, Thursday-Saturday 12-8pm, and Sunday 12-6.

Apocalypse Ale Works (Map)
1257 Burnbridge Road, Forest, VA 24551 | Phone: 434- 258-8761
Apocalypse Ale Works features a tasting room for the public and distributes kegs all over the state of Virginia. They also have a lineup of canned brews, as well as bombers available.

Backroom Brewery (Map)
150 Ridgemont Road, Middletown, VA 22645 | Phone: 540-869-8482
Backroom Brewery is a boutique farm brewery in the Shenandoah River Valley.  It began as a herb farm, growing culinary and medicinal herbs for the garden center trade. It now has over 20 beer recipes approved by the State of Virginia. In spring, summer and fall, families enjoy the farm, the scenery, the corn hole, the labyrinth and chalk boards. Pets are welcome. Backroom Brewery hosts three annual events: The Virginia Herb Festival (June), BRB Hop Harvest Party (August) and BRB Holiday Market (November). The public is invited to come and drink beer, eat, play and spend some time.

Barnhouse Brewery (Map)
43271 Spinks Ferry Road, Leesburg, VA 20176 | Phone: 703-675-8480
Barnhouse Brewery uses "simple tried and true processes with a spark of creativity thrown in resulting in laid back beers for laid back people."

Beer Hound Brewery (Map)
201 Waters Place,  #102, Culpeper, VA 22701 | Phone: 540-317-5327
Beer Hound Brewery is a nano-brewery that strives to keep beer local by brewing and serving beer direct to customers at the brewery. All of the Beer Hound beers are named after famous hounds in movies and history, with an attempt to link the beer style to the hound.

Belly Love Brewing Company (Map)
725 E. Main Street, Purcellville, VA 20132 | Phone: 540-441-3159
Belly Love Brewing Company is a craft micro-brewery and taproom located with a focus on quality and consistency. Belly Love sources the finest malt and hops from around the globe in order to handcraft every batch of beer brewed on their seven barrel system.

Big Lick Brewing Company (Map)
135 Salem Avenue SW #100, Roanoke, VA 24011 | Phone: 540-562-8383
Big Lick Brewing Company Tap Room is open Thursday 5-9,, Friday 4-9, and Saturday 1-9, serving a selection of beers that are brewed on premises.

Blue Lab Brewing Company (Map)
123 S. Randolph Street, Lexington, VA 24450 | Phone: 540-458-0146
Blue Lab Brewing Company Tap Room is temporarily closed.

Blue Mountain Barrel House (Map)
495 Cooperative Way, Arrington, VA 22922 | Phone: 434-263-4002
Blue Mountain Barrel House ales and lagers are all brewed, bottled, canned and kegged onsite in Afton or down the road in Arrington at the new Blue Mountain Barrel House. Blue Mountain breweries craft 10,000 barrels (310,000 gallons) of beer this year, made from deep well water and some of the best barley malt and hops the world has to offer.

Brothers Craft Brewing (Map)
800 N. Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | Phone: 540-421-6599
Brothers Craft Brewing features ten rotating drafts. Stop by for samplers, pints, growler fills, and their latest bottle releases. Tap Room hours are Monday-Friday 4-11, Saturday 12-11, Sunday 12:00-8.

Bull & Bones Brewhaus & Grill (Map)
1470 S. Main Street #120, Blacksburg, VA 24060 | Phone: 540-953-2855
Bull & Bones Brewhaus & Grill is brewpub with an upscale dining room and a separate sports bar and casual dining area. Fresh lager and ale is handcrafted and served on site and the brewery is visible through glass walls throughout the restaurant. Bull & Bones Brewhaus & Grill serves wood fired barbeque, ribs, chicken, seafood, steaks, and vegetarian entrees.

Champion Brewing Company (Map)
324 6th Street SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902 | Phone: 434-295-2739
Champion Brewing Company produces their core and seasonal beers on a 30-barrel brewhouse, at a current operating capacity of 15,000 barrels per year. The Tap Room brewery produces constantly changing and innovative seasonals, one-offs, and barrel-aged wild beers. Their 3-barrel brewhouse at the Tap Room is the 'little brewery that could' where they have been brewing since day one.

Chaos Mountain Brewing (Map)
3135 Dillons Mill Road, Callaway, VA 24067 | Phone: 540-334-1600
Chaos Mountain Brewing Tap Room hours are Wednesday-Friday 4-9, Saturday 1-9, and Sunday 12-6. Chaos offers tours during  taproom hours if provided staff is available. They also schedule tours in advance for larger groups and special occasions.

Corcoran Brewing Company (Map)
205 E. Hirst Road, Purcellville, VA 20132 | Phone: 540-441-3102
Corcoran Brewing Company usually has 12 beers on tap, including Kolch style, American Pale Ales, IPA’s, Imperial IPA’s, Stouts, Bourbon barrel aged, port barrel aged and more. Hours are Monday-Thursday 3-9, Friday-Saturday Noon-9, and Sunday Noon-6.

Creek Bottom Brews (Map)
307 N. Meadow Street, Galax, VA 24333 | Phone: 276-236-2337
Creek Bottom Brews a craft-beer-focused restaurant offering a variety of hand-crafted brews along with other local, regional, and global breweries. Creek Bottom Brews has hundreds of cold craft and domestic bottle beers and 22 taps, along with a wood-fired pizza oven for handcrafting some fine artisan food.

Crooked Run Brewing (Map)
205 Harrison Street SE, Leesburg, VA 20175 | Phone: 571-918-4446
Crooked Run Brewing hours are Wednesday-Thursday 4-10, Friday 4-12, Saturday 1-midnight, Sunday 1-6. Crooked Run is a nano-brewery that has won gold at the 2016 World Beer Cup.

Damascus Brewery (Map)
32173 Government Road, Damascus, VA 24236 | Phone: 276-469-1069
Damascus Brewery makes over 40 different kinds of beer that they rotate through on eight taps. They also have 32oz cans available on demand.

Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub and Outpost Brewery
Basecamp Brewpub
200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA 22967 | Phone: 434-361-1001 (Map)
Outpost Brewery
50 N. Wind Lane, Lexington, VA 24450 | Phone: 540-462-6200 (Map)

Dirt Farm Brewing Company (Map)
18701 Foggy Bottom Road, Bluemont, VA 20135 | Phone: 540-554-2337
Dirt Farm Brewing Company is a farm brewery with a great view. Dirt Farm Brewing is open Monday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sundayt 12-6, Friday 12-8, closed on Wednesday.

Far Gohn Brewing Company (Map)
301 S. East Street, Culpeper, VA 22701 | Phone: 540-321-4578
Far Gohn Brewing Company is a "tavern brewery” that celebrates the German immigrant contribution to the American beer tradition but also embraces the variety of beer styles from all over the world. Brewing and serving are all done in the same space, modeled after the small taverns that dotted the landscape before prohibition. House beers are the classic German ales like Kolsch, Hefeweizen, and Altbier. They also offer a rotating variety of additional styles, including British ales, Belgian styles, and American craft brews.

Flying Mouse Brewery (Map)
221 Precast Way, Troutville, VA 24175 | Phone: 540-992-1288
Flying Mouse Brewery is open Thursday 5-9, Friday 4-8, Saturday 2-8, and Sunday 1-5. Flying Mouse Brewery sits on 15 acres surrounded by forest at the end of a short country road. The 18,000 sq. ft. building offers ample seating inside in the Mousetrap tasting room and outside in the beer garden. Enjoy beautiful views of Tinker Mountain in the distance, or take tour when they're not too busy.

McDowell Brew Kitchen (Map)
202 Harrison Street SE, Leesburg, VA 20175 | Phone: 703-777-2739
McDowell Brew Kitchen offers craft beers from their own brewery, as well as others from across the country. They also offer food, live music, and trivia nights in an outdoor beach setting and lively upstairs bar.

Loose Shoe Brewing Company (Map)
198 Ambriar Plaza, Amherst, VA 24521 | Phone: 434-946-2337
Loose Shoe features six beers at all times, including an Indian pale ale, pale ale, brown ale, red ale, stout and a Vienna lager, in addition to a revolving tap of other beers. Patrons can choose between sampler flights, pints, half pints and growlers. Hours are Wednesday-Thursday 3-9, Friday 3-10, Saturday 12-10, and Sunday 2-7. Tours by appointment. Loose Shoe does not offer food, but patrons are welcome to bring their own.

Old 690 Brewing Company (Map)
15670 Ashbury Church Road, Purcellville, VA 20132 | Phone: 540-668-7023
Old 690 Brewing Company hours are Fridays 5-9, Saturday 11-9, Sunday 11-6.

Old Bust Head Brewing Company (Map)
7134 Farm Station Road, Warrenton, VA 20187 | Phone: 540-347-4777
Old Bust Head Brewing Company Tap Room hours are Wednesday-Friday 3-8, Saturday 12-8, and Sunday 12-7. Old Bust head Brewing Company brews a variety of ales and lagers from Pilsners to Porters and beyond. They also like to tie the name of their beers to anecdotes from the local community, so when you check out what goes into making their brews you can also read the story behind each label.

Pale Fire Brewing Company (Map)
217 S. Liberty Street #105, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | Phone: 540-217-5452
Pale Fire Brewing Company Tap Room hours are Monday-Thursday 4-11, Friday-Saturday 1-midnight, Sunday 1-9. Pale Fire Brewing Company is located in the Ice House complex, within walking distance of the downtown Harrisonburg shops and restaurants.

Parkway Brewing Company (Map)
739 Kessler Mill Road, Salem, VA 24153 | Phone: 540-404-9810
Parkway Brewing is open Monday:2-8, closed on Tuesday, Wednesday-Saturday noon-8:30.

Piccadilly's Public House & Restaurant (Map)
125 E. Piccadilly Street, Winchester, VA 22601 | Phone: 540-535-1899
Piccadilly's Public House Pub hours are Sunday-Wednesday 11:30-11:00, Thursday-Saturday 11:30-1:00am. Appropriate attire is required, including shirts with sleeves.

Quattro Goomba's Brewery (Map)
22860 Monroe-Madison Memorial Hwy., Aldie, VA 20105 | Phone: 703-327-6052
Quattro Goomba's Brewery offers custom craft beers - pints and growlers. Beers are available in 6oz., 10oz., and 16oz. pours, as well as in 32oz. and 64oz.growlers to go.

Queen City Brewing (Map)
834 Springhill Road, Staunton, VA 24401 | Phone: 540-213-8014
Queen City Brewing hours are Wednesday-Thursday: 4-10, Friday 4-Midnight,
Saturday noon-10. Queen City has a bar with 22 beers on tap, and they offer live music at Picks n’ Pints on Friday nights.

Redbeard Brewing Company (Map)
120 S. Lewis Street, Staunton, VA 24401 | Phone: 540- 430-3532
Redbeard Brewing Company's Tap Room is in the heart of historic downtown Staunton, Virginia. Hours are Sunday 4-11, closed Monday, Tuesday 4-9, Wednesday-Thursday 4-11, Friday-Saturday 1-11. (No food service. Bring a snack.)

Rising Silo Brewery (Map)
2351 Glade Road, Blacksburg, VA 24060 | Phone: 410-596-1200
Rising Silo Brewery Tap Room hours are Monday 5-9, Friday 3-9, and Saturday 12-9.

River Company Restaurant & Brewery (Map)
6633 Viscoe Road, Radford, VA 24141 | Phone: 540- 633-3940
River Company Restaurant & Brewery is near Radford University and Virginia Tech. All draft beers are produced in house. They offer a wide range of flavors on their menu, along with nightly specials. Hours are Tuesday-Thursday 4-9, Friday 4-10, Saturday 11:30-10, closed Sunday-Monday.

Seven Arrows Brewing Company (Map)
2508 Jefferson Hwy 1, Waynesboro, VA 22980 | Phone: 540-221-6968

Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company (Map)
103 W. Beverley Street, Staunton, VA 24401 | Phone: 540-887-2337
Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company is a craft brewery with an on-site tasting room, and home-brew supply store.

Stable Craft Brewing (Map)
375 Madrid Road, Waynesboro, VA 22980 | Phone: 540-490-2609
Stable Craft Brewing features a farm-style menu along with farm fresh ales.

Starr Hill Brewery (Map)
5391 Three Notched Road, Crozet, VA 22932 | Phone: 434-823-5671
Starr Hill has won 22 Great American Beer Festival, World Beer Cup and Great British Beer Festival medals. Starr Hill beer is distributed throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern regions.

Studio Brew (Map)
221 Moore Street, Bristol, VA 24201 | Phone: 423-360-3258
Studio Brew pub serves beer and food Monday-Thursday 4-10, Friday 4-11:30, Saturday 2-11:30, Sunday 4-9.

Sunken City Brewing Company (Map)
40 Brewery Drive, Hardy VA 24101 | Phone: 540-420-0476
Sunken City Brewing Company is a 25-barrel, four-vessel brewhouse, featuring a tasting room and pub, retail store, and beer garden.

Swover Creek Farms (Map)
4176 Swover Creek Road, Edinburg, VA 22824 | Phone: 540-984-8973
Swover Creek Farms & Brewery is where you want to take the kids and dogs to relax and play while you enjoy a good craft beer and food made from scratch.

Three Notch'd Brewing Company (Map)
946 Grady Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903 | Phone: 434-293-0610
241 East Market Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | Phone: 540-217-5939

Twin Creeks Brewing Company (Map)
111 S. Pollard Street, Vinton, VA 24179 | Phone: 540-265-8062
Twin Creeks Brewing Company is Vinton and Roanoke County's first micro brewery.

Wild Wolf Brewing Company (Map)
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy., Nellysford, VA 22958 | Phone: 434-361-0088
Wild Wolf Brewing Company is a restaurant and brewery that offers six year-round beers, over a dozen rotating and seasonal beers, and occasional single-batch creations. Hours are Monday-Friday 11:30-10, Saturday 11-11, and Sunday 11-10.

Wolf Hills Brewing (Map)
350 Park Street SE, Abingdon, VA 24210 | Phone: 276-451-5470
Wolf Hills is a brewery that offers educational tours of the on Sundays by appointment between 1 and 5.

Wolfe Street Brewing (Map)
120 W. Wolfe Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | Phone: 540-217-0366
​Wolfe Street Brewing Tap Room is open Tuesday-Wednesday 4-10, Thursday 4-midnight, Friday 3-midnight, Saturday noon-midnight, Sunday 2-8, and closed on Monday.

Woodstock Brew House (Map)
123 E. Court Street, Woodstock, VA 22664 | Phone: 540-459-2739
Woodstock Brew House serves one-of-a-kind craft beers and pizza.


Angus and Ale Restaurant and Bar (Map)
146 Southridge Drive, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 | Phone: 304-258-7575
Angus and Ale Restaurant and Bar serves select craft beers, as well as domestic and imports. They also have a wide variety of food items.

Berkeley Springs Brewing Company (Map)
91 Sugar Ho

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Fri 16 Apr
Hosted Weekend with High Wire Distilling at Half-Mile Farm

Hosted Weekend with High Wire Distilling at Half-Mile Farm

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As spring settles in to the mountains, Half-Mile Farm is thrilled to welcome Ann Marshall and husband Scott Blackwell, founders of the award-winning High Wire Distilling in Charleston.

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Sat 01 May
May Day Celebration Dinner with Chadwick Boyd

May Day Celebration Dinner with Chadwick Boyd

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Please join us to sing the song of spring with a beautiful celebration welcoming the month of May and springtime to Old Edwards

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Fri 21 May
Fisher Vineyards Dinner

Fisher Vineyards Dinner

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Join us at The Farm at Old Edwards in beautiful Highlands, North Carolina for a Top Chef Dinner featuring the extraordinary wines of Fisher Vineyards, which produces wines from both Napa Valley and Sonoma County.

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Hops in the Hills Craft Beer Festival

Hops in the Hills Craft Beer Festival

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Hops in The Hills is the anchor event to Summer on Broadway, which will include The Big BBQ Bash, Maryville Farmers Market, Smoky Mountain Dock Dogs, Napa Know How Auto Fest and many other activities.

Every year on the 3rd Friday and Saturday of June