THE STATE OF SOUTHERN BEER.

North Carolina boasts the largest number of craft breweries in the American South, with more than 370 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

#NCBeer Represents at the Great American Beer Festival!

September 27, 2021
The 2021 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) marked the largest competition to date, with North Carolina bringing home more medals than any other previous year since 2016! Read more about our state's top winners here...

2021 NC Brewers Cup Competition Identifies the Finest Examples of North Carolina Craft Beer

September 02, 2021
2021 marked the 10th anniversary of the NC Brewers Cup competition, administered by the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild and sponsored by Pro Refrigeration, Inc. This year’s competition was the largest to date! Read on for an overview of this year's competition, along with a look at our winners!

Limited Time! Don't Miss Ordering Your Summer #NCBeer T-Shirt

August 31, 2021
This summer's #NCBeer t-shirt design has been directly inspired by our 2021 Label Insanity Tournament label art champion, Salty Turtle Beer Company. Located in Surf City, NC Salty Turtle won the competition with their La Surfeza Mexican Lager label art, created by Ashley Dimick.