North Carolina boasts the largest number of craft breweries in the American South, with more than 380 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

2022 NC Brewers Cup Competition Results

September 27, 2022
2022 marked the 11th anniversary of the NC Brewers Cup competition. This year, 889 entries were submitted by 118 independent North Carolina craft breweries, making this the largest competition to date, and the single largest state-wide commercial competition in the Southeast.

NC Craft Brewers Guild Announces Lowes Foods “Official Grocer of NC Beer”

August 08, 2022
The NC Craft Brewers Guild is thrilled to announce that Lowes Foods will be the “Official Grocer of NC Beer.”

#NCBEER is Ready to Hop Into Spring!

March 21, 2022
The NC Craft Brewers Guild is excited to announce the inaugural "Hop Into Spring", a celebration of spring beer releases and events taking place at breweries, restaurants, retailers, and communities across North Carolina.