THE STATE OF SOUTHERN BEER.

North Carolina boasts the largest number of craft breweries in the American South, with more than 320 breweries and brewpubs. Our mission is to advance the interests of the craft breweries of North Carolina and to promote North Carolina craft beer.

Recent News

NCCBG Director's Cut Interview with Dr. Elisabeth Tilson, State Health Director & Chief Medical Officer

December 15, 2020
On Monday, December 14th North Carolina took a big step forward in the fight against COVID-19, as our state deployed it’s first round of vaccines. On this historic day, we had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Elisabeth Tilson, North Carolina’s State Health Director and Chief Medical Officer for the...

A Message from the Director to Our NC Beer Fans

December 09, 2020
Greetings NC Craft Beer Supporters, I want to personally thank you for your continued support of North Carolina’s independent craft beer industry throughout this pandemic.  I also want to commend you for taking the #NCBeerPledge and in doing so, serving as an example of compassion and responsibilit...

#NCBeer Wins Big at the 2020 U.S. Open Beer Championships!

December 07, 2020
Congratulations to all of the #NCBeer winners of this year's U.S. Open Beer Championship!  Breweries from across the United States and beyond sent in more than 6,000 beers representing over 140 different styles for the competition. For the competition details and list of winning North Carolina ...