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From Garage Prototype to Full-Flavored Venture

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   With a full slate of events including a Meat and Beer Pairing Experience to a new podcast, Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company is worth the visit. 📍 7285 W Winds Blvd NW, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram | Podcast Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company offers a unique brewing experience for those seeking a blend of history, community, and exceptional craft beer. Recently, we had the pleasure of sitting down with co-owners Wes Ports and Joel Padgett on their podcast Taproom Talk, where they shared insights into the brewery’s origin, their love...

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🍷🎉 Wine Room Toasts Two Decades of Success

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   As one of the first businesses to open in Concord’s Afton Village, The Wine Room has thrived for the past 20 years, offering quality wine, craft beer, and a handcrafted bistro menu. 📍5401 Village Dr. NW, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram This beloved establishment opened in December 2003 and continues to thrive today thanks to an owner and staff who cater to their loyal customers. When you visit, you’ll find quality wine and craft beer selections along with a handcrafted bistro menu and a fully stocked retail store. Owner Teri Reno’s (on the...

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🍺🍷🗺️ Craft Beverage Trail Launches in Cabarrus County

The Explore and Pour craft beverage trail is a free, incentivized mobile passport program for breweries, wineries, a cidery, distillery, and more. Explore and Pour was launched earlier this month by the Cabarrus County CVB (CCCVB) to kick off North Carolina Beer Month and includes breweries, wineries, a cidery, distillery and more. “This destination is home to so many incredible makers and small business owners and we’re excited to further showcase their passion and expertise through the new trail,” said CCCVB President and CEO Donna Carpenter. So How Does the Explore and Pour Beverage Trail...

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🍻🥨🍂 CBC Offers Authentic Oktoberfest Experience

Partner Content   Cabarrus Brewing Company celebrates Oktoberfest with a jam-packed lineup of beer, food, and entertainment that you won’t want to miss. 📍 Concord (Gibson Mills) | 329 McGill Ave NW, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram As the leaves start to turn and the crispness of autumn fills the air (FINALLY!! 😉), it can mean only one thing: Oktoberfest is just around the corner! And if you’re looking for an authentic Oktoberfest experience right here in Cabarrus County, look no further than Cabarrus Brewing Company. This year’s Oktoberfest celebration promises...

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🍷🍻 Raise a Glass to “Toast of Kannapolis”

Savor the best of our local breweries and wineries all in one place. 📍 Kannapolis (Laureate Center) 401 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081 Get ready, wine and beer enthusiasts, because the much-anticipated “Toast of Kannapolis” is back! 📅 Friday, Sept 22nd from 6 to 9pm; Doors will open at 5:30pm, allowing guests plenty of time to explore all the different options. Different for this year’s event… Admission is free, but attendees will buy samples on-site from each vendor. You must be 21+ to attend this event. It is important to note that IDs will be checked on-site for beer and...

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🍺 Cheers to Four Years of Hops Success

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Southern Strain Brewing Company’s flagship Concord location is turning four and they’re throwing a two-day party that you won’t want to miss. 📍 Concord | 165 Brumley Ave NE Suite 3001, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Located in downtown Concord, Southern Strain Brewing Company is more than just a brewery; it’s a hub of artful brewing, community activities, and memorable experiences. With a commitment to traditional and innovative brewing techniques, Southern Strain has carved a niche for itself in the craft beer scene, offering...

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🍯 Buzzworthy Beer Release Is Back at High Branch!

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   The air is filled with the sweet aroma of honey at High Branch Brewing Co as they prepare for the annual Honey Drip Hazy IPA Release Party! Concord (Gibson Mill Market) 📍 305 McGill Ave NW #100, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram Beer enthusiasts and honey connoisseurs are in for a treat Saturday, August 12th between noon and 10pm with a day filled with honey-infused fun, live entertainment, yummy food, and even a chance to win a guitar! Photo Credits: High Branch Brewing Co Facebook The day will begin with the much-anticipated release of...

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Cabarrus Brewing Co. Announces Free Summer Concert Series

CBC presents “Groovez in the Garten” 🤩 🎶 this summer. The beer garden stage will host an incredible lineup of 4 amazing shows, and it’s all FREE! 🤩 Cabarrus Brewing Co. (CBC) has decided to switch up their Friday nights this summer, bringing in a special concert series of touring bands to their beer garden. Here is a suggested schedule for your concert nights: ✅ Grab some delicious food from the food trucks or the CBC kitchen. ✅ Quench your thirst with a beer from the beer shed, beer truck, or the main bar. ✅ Snag a spot in the beer garden and get ready to groove to some great...

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🍺 🎸 Craft Beer & Country Music Festival at the Ballpark

Cabarrus County, start your taste buds! Get ready for a wild ride of beer, country music, and NASCAR with the Michael Waltrip Brewing Craft Beer & Country Music Festival at Atrium Health Ballpark in Kannapolis on May 25th at 7pm! Here are the highlights: 🎤 Performances by country music stars Jerrod Niemann and Love and Theft, along with guest songwriters. 🍺 Sample a variety of regional craft beers, including specialty brews from Michael Waltrip Brewing Co. 🇺🇸 The festival supports CreatiVets, a non-profit organization that helps disabled veterans cope with service-related trauma through...

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