THE STATE OF SOUTHERN BEER.

North Carolina boasts the largest number of craft breweries in the American South, with more than 340 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

Spring #DrinkNCBeer T-Shirts are Now On-Sale!

May 03, 2021
Purchase this spring's #DrinkNCBeer t-shirt, and directly support the Guild's work to help sustain North Carolina's vibrant independent craft beer industry. Wear the shirt and show everyone your appreciation for the "State of Southern Beer™", as well as your support for local community breweries.

Initial Judging Round Winners Selected in the #NCBeer Label Insanity Competition

March 29, 2021
North Carolina breweries have some of the most innovative label art in the world. To showcase this creativity, the NC Craft Brewers Guild is hosting the first annual #NCBeer Label Insanity Competition! Presented by Wright Creative Branding & Labels,  SeaThirst Creative, and Hop Culture, this two-part co...

#NCBeer Label Insanity Opens This Week!

March 14, 2021
#NCBeer is holding is first annual Label Insanity Competition. Join us in the fun in this two-part competition that will determine the top label art graphic in North Carolina! March 15th - March 21st will be preliminary judging - watch for updates as our twelve celebrity judges narrow the field down to sixteen...