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

Support NC's Independent Craft Brewers on Nov 29 for Small Brewery Sunday

November 20, 2020
Small Brewery Sunday returns on November 29th. This national initiative, spearheaded by the Brewers Association, is designed to support local independent craft breweries across the country. During Small Brewery Sunday you can be assured that our state’s many independent craft breweries will provide a safe...

October is NCBeer Month!

October 22, 2020
On October 15th, Governor Roy Cooper proclaimed October 2020 to be NC Beer Month. The proclamation reaffirms North Carolina’s vibrant and rich craft beer heritage. From locally malted grains to expertly crafted lagers and ales, North Carolina has gained international recognition for craft beer excellence...

2020 NC Brewers' Cup Competition Results Are In!

August 25, 2020
Last week, the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild held its 9th annual NC Brewers' Cup competition.  Sponsored by Pro Refrigeration, Inc and ABS Commercial, the NC Brewers' Cup is the largest single state commercial competition in the Southeast. Continue reading to learn the results!