How to Best Experience the Unparalleled Asheville Beer Week

How to Best Experience the Unparalleled Asheville Beer Week

Did you know that Asheville has another name? Namely, Beer City USA. That’s right! All you beer lovers, Asheville is the perfect destination vacation spot for you! Asheville was first named Beer City USA, in 2009, and it is a very appropriate moniker since Asheville, NC, has more breweries per capita than anywhere else in the US. Wow. Now that is a fact to stop you in your tracks. Which is why they host the ever-expanding beer week every spring!

The history of Asheville’s brewing scene is quite intriguing. If you would like to read more about it, visit this website. But, are you ready to find out how to best experience Asheville’s beer scene during beer week? Of course you are! 

Make Sure You Have the Perfect Home Base

Since the Asheville beer scene is so huge, you need to take some time to savor it! Which is exactly why you need to pick one of these perfect Asheville cabin rentals to establish your home-base at! 

We have something for every person’s tastes. If you are an empty nester you might want something in or near downtown Asheville so you don’t have to drive any distance at all but can rather savor Asheville’s beer week to the fullest. Plus, you will get to burn off all those extra calories you consume through lots of walking! Well, we have the perfect homes for you. Maybe, though, you still have a young family but also still want the bubbly experience of Asheville’s beer week. Then you might want a little haven in the form of one of these cabins in Asheville, NC. Take some time in selecting your home base to ensure that you have the perfect vacation spot for you. It will set the tone for the rest of your experience!


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Take a Tour

If you are in Asheville for Beer Week, ready to take in the scene, you want to pack in as much enjoyment and beer-learning that you can with as little inconvenience (aka, wondering where to go next and what to do next), right? Then, the perfect solution is to take a tour! 


If you are looking for a tour where you get to learn a lot about the beer brewing process, the different styles of beer, and get to practice your tasting abilities, then you will adore this Brews Cruise. It takes up about 3.5-4 hours, which makes it perfect for fitting into an afternoon, and takes you to several different breweries. Wicked Weed’s Funkatorium offers an even more in-depth look into the beautiful science and art of fermenting different ales. Plus, this tour lets you taste some extremely unique beers. 

If you are looking for a much shorter tour just through different beers from around the world, then you will adore Bruisin’ Ales that stalks over 1,000 different beers of all kinds from all over, including plenty of beer from Asheville itself. Or, are you looking for a delicious evening out, complete with dinner? Then head back over to Wicked Weed, which was ranked by Southern Living as the best out of the South’s brewers. This unique and progressive brewery was founded in 2011 by a pair of creative brothers and one very good friend. They focus on crafting truly creative beers that push boundaries and are also delectable. You can read more about their intriguing story here

Make Sure You Hit Asheville’s Beer Festival

Of course, the highlight of Beer Week is the must-see Beer Festival! Held this year on May 27th, Asheville’s premier downtown craft beer festival will feature over 36 breweries along with local music acts, which means you can enjoy the best beer and music all afternoon long, without having to go anywhere to seek it out.

We can’t wait to have you in Asheville for Beer Week and our delicious Beer Festival! Make sure you book with us now. The end of May is coming up quickly!


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