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Beer Cities and Destinations Pitch Sheets

Get to know more about North Carolina breweries and NC Beer Month.
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NC Beer Month Expands With New Breweries, Experiences
NC Beer Month is a celebration full of festivals, travel deals, Untappd badges, prizes and experiences that show why North Carolina is the “state of Southern beer.”

Milestones in NC Beer History
From Single Brothers Brewery and Distillery opening in Salem in 1774 to New Belgium beginning brewing in Asheville in 2016 to the seventh annual NC Beer Month in 2019.

Asheville: Inspiring Mountain Backdrop, Local Flavors, Collaborative Spirit
There’s plenty to savor in Asheville, the city with the most breweries per capita in the U.S., and incredible barbecue restaurants.

Johnston County: Beyond Beer – The Trail for the Craft Beverage Lover
Audiences will want to spend a weekend on the Beer, Wine and Shine Trail, and take advantage of the Sip & Stay Package at hotels.