CELEBRATE CRAFT BEER IN VIRGINIA'S BLUE RIDGE
From the Virginia Blue Ridge Beerway celebrating the local craft beer scene and the Roanoke Craft Beer Tours, to the announcement of Deschutes Brewery to Roanoke, Virginia's Blue Ridge is the place to get your hops on and celebrate the extraordinary growth of the craft beer industry in the region!
Go Behind The Scenes!
Discover beer with flavor brewed by passionate local brew masters! Grow your Beer IQ and go behind the scenes on a craft beer adventure!
The Craft Beer Tour was created for fun and to expand your appreciation of this ancient craft. Discover our hopping local craft beer scene as we visit 3 local microbreweries where we’ll go behind the scenes to explore their brewing facilities, learn the basics of brewing beer (“Beer Brewing 101”), examine traditional ingredients, and uncover the roots of the national and local craft beer movement while tasting fresh, delicious craft beer!
Experience the Blue Ridge Beerway
Jump on the Beerway and experience the blossoming culture of craft beer in Virginia's Blue Ridge! This self-guided tour includes travels to Hotel Roanoke neighbors Big Lick Brewing Company and Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers, and features just down the road breweries of Flying Mouse, Sunken City Brewing Company, Chaos Mountain Brewing Company, and regional favorite, Parkway Brewing Company.
The Beerway is the perfect opportunity to experience the flavors of Virginia's Blue Ridge and meet the people who are driving the scene!
Book your next adventure and experience the Virginia Blue Ridge Beerway!
Located within walking distance or close proximity to The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center
BIG LICK BREWING COMPANY
Originally Roanoke’s first Nano Brewery, their success has blossomed and has been built slowly through the development of quality beers, brewed with the best ingredients, by people using state of the art equipment.
Located within walking distance to Hotel Roanoke in downtown, Big Lick Brewing Company specializes in a rotating selction of beers with an emphasis on quality and variety.
Big Lick Brewing Company is located just across the tracks at 409 Salem Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia 24016.
OPEN: WED - THU: 4PM - 9PM FRI: 4PM - 10PM SAT: 1PM - 10PM SUN: 12PM - 6PM
Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers
Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers was downtown Roanoke's first craft brewery. They are a family and pet friendly brewery featuring six flagship beers available year round and a rotating selection of seasonals. With their wide variety of hand crafted brews, special events and open air brewery, we believe there's something for everyone at Soaring Ridge.
Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers is located at 523 Shenandoah Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016
Wednesday through Friday 4pm – 9pm, Saturday 2pm – 9pm, Sunday 12pm - 6pm
Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage
Born in a music hall in 1999, Starr Hill Brewery is an independent, regional craft brewery founded in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Roanoke Tap Room features 23 rotating beers on tap,a stage for live music performances and local food trucks on the patio.
The Starr Hill Pilot Brewery and Side Stage is located at 6 Old Whitmore Avenue Roanoke, Virginia 24016
Monday-Thursday: 3 – 9PM
Friday-Saturday: 11AM – 9PM
Sunday: 12 – 7PM
Deschutes Brewery and Tasting Room
Deschutes Brewery is coming to Roanoke! After visiting many amazing communities over the past few years in our search for an East Coast location, we’re thrilled to be joining Roanoke’s emergent brewing community.
AROUND VIRGINIA'S BLUE RIDGE
Breweries located in and around the Roanoke Region
PARKWAY BREWING COMPANY
This laid-back brewery located in Salem, Virginia offers craft beers by the pint or growler, plus food trucks & live music. 739 Kessler Mill Rd, Salem, VA 24153
Wednesday - Saturday: 12:30p - 8:30p Sunday & Monday: 2p - 8p
TWIN CREEKS BREWING
Vinton Virginia's first micro-brewery offering quality craft ales and lagers.
111 S Pollard St, Vinton, VA 24179
Thursday & Friday: 5p - 9p Saturday: 12p - 9p Sunday: 2p - 6p
Hammer & Forge Brewing Company
Located in Boones Mill, Hammer & Forge beers are hand crafted in small batches using only the finest ingredients to create high quality delicious beer.
70 Main St, Boones Mill, VA 24065
Thursday: 5p - 10p Friday: 4p - 10p Saturday: 1p - 10p
Ballast Point Brewing
Ballast Point Brewing Company has opened its new Tasting Room & Kitchen at the Botetourt Center at Greenfield in Daleville. With 128 taps featuring a variety of Ballast Point beers, a full-service restaurant, growler filling station, and unique merchandise & swag, it’s a one-stop shop for everything Ballast Point Brewing.
555 International Pkwy, Daleville, VA 24083
Monday - Saturday: 11:00a - 11p Sunday: 11a - 9p
Chaos Mountain Brewing
Chaos Mountain Brewing is a craft beer brewery located in Callaway, Virginia just south of Roanoke Virginia.
3135 Dillons Mill Rd, Callaway, VA 24067
Wednesday: 4p - 9p Thursday & Friday: 4p - 9p Saturday: 1p - 9p Sunday: 1p - 7p
Flying Mouse Brewery
Located in Troutville, Virginia, Flying Mouse is a whimsical brewery & tasting room offering a variety of craft beer year round, plus seasonal brews.
221 Precast Way, Troutville, VA 24175
Thursday: 5p - 9p Friday: 4p - 8p Saturday: 2p - 8p Sunday: 1p - 5p
Sunken City Brewing Company
The 8,800-square-foot brewery, located at Westlake Towne Center in Hardy, VA featuring a brewhouse, fermentation area, canning room, tap room and outdoor beer garden.
40 Brewery Drive Hardy, VA 24101
Wednesday: 3p - 9p Thursday: 3p - 9p Friday: 12p - 10p Saturday: 12p - 9p Sunday: 1p - 6p