The landmark downtown playhouse has been given a major overhaul, which includes such upgrades as new seating, an improvement auditorium design, and better lighting and sound.
The seasonal German-style brews hit the local market and will soon be followed by a trio of Oktoberfest parties.
Steve Fechheimer takes over as New Belgium CEO in late August and will visit the company’s Asheville brewery by late September.
Archetype Brewing celebrates its grand opening on July 29 with a day of family-friendly events.
The region’s only canned craft beer festival features dozens of canning breweries, live music and outdoor sports, July 21-22 at Oskar Blues’ REEB Ranch space in Transylvania County.
Founders Joan and Joe Eckert reflect on the pub’s history, including being the original home of Asheville’s second brewery.
The Henderson County brewery hosts the second Fletcher Firefly Festival on Saturday, June 24, in its new Firefly Field.
Seeger celebrates a man who deserves to be remembered, and Asheville is the perfect place to do this show: The musician’s half-sister Peggy Seeger, herself a celebrated folk singer, lived here for many years and was a prominent member of the local music scene.
Sarah and Paul Casey bought French Broad on June 1 with plans to renovate and expand its existing tap room.
Locally owned and operated for 32 years, the distributor gets numerous Asheville area breweries’ products into stores, taprooms and restaurants throughout Western North Carolina.
The AVL Beer Week event stands out thanks to its collection of potent, hard-to-find brews.
There are many ways to enjoy AVL Beer Week, but the biggest celebration is always the Beer City Festival showcase of Western North Carolina brews. The festival, now in its eighth year, goes from noon-5 p.m. Saturday, May 27, at Pack Square Park’s Roger McGuire Green in the heart of downtown. Dozens of beers will be available, […]
Customers at Bern’s Biercafé Au Trappiste purchased the pub’s discounted stock of Wicked Weed bottles and smashed them outside the building in a Boston Tea Party-like protest.
The West Asheville brewery expands its production and entertainment offerings.
The play, produced by the locally based Ellipsis Theater Company, is a tale of new neighbors and rocky relationships.
The Waynesville brewery triples its brewing capacity and adds a canning line.
The award-winning, Asheville-based craft brewery will become part of the international corporation’s High End unit.
The Mills River cidery is offering new drinks and events for spring.
In the 1950s and ’60s, Leiber and Stoller were on the top of their game, knocking out hit after hit, recorded by the likes of Elvis, The Drifters, The Coasters and many others.
Thirsty Monk’s Open Brewing becomes a coffee pub while the chain’s efforts to purchase French Broad Brewing Co. continue.
Asheville’s first craft brewery releases three new beers and opens its Meadow for free and ticketed concerts.