Statesville, NC – Join us for Statesville’s 2nd annual craft beer festival! Hops & Harmony Craft Brew Fest will feature local craft beer and ciders, as well great live music from our favorite local bands, right in the heart of Downtown Statesville!

Sample and enjoy 70+ craft beers and ciders from 24 local breweries, all while listening to a great lineup of local bands. Several of our Downtown restaurants will be onsite offering delicious fare for your convenience. Learn about beer making and various beer styles from the breweries’ representatives, and take this opportunity to expand your tastes! The full spectrum of beer styles will be represented from Pilsners and Ambers to IPAs and Stouts. Be ready to taste some seasonal and specialty beers, such as Xibalba Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Wicked Weed, Vanilla Coffee Blonde from Cabarrus Brewing, and Mexican Milkshake from Preyer Brewing.

Early Bird Tickets are $30 per person, but ticket prices go up on October 1 to $40 each! Get your tickets on our website at www.downtownstatesvillenc.org/tickets or buy them at Wine Maestro in Downtown Statesville (cash or check only)!

In addition to great beer and delicious food, the crowd will be treated to awesome entertainment! Starting off the day at 1pm is a local favorite, Matt Walsh! Matt mixes his roots with new ideas, resulting in an exciting blend of many genres of music – early electric and hill country Blues, Rock, Rockabilly, Soul, Old Country, Stoner and Garage Rock, Hip-Hop and Psychedelia among others. Next up is the Four Horsemen playing at 2pm. These Statesville natives always bring a great mix of tunes that the crowd can really get into! The Iredell Rhythm Experience will get your toes tapping with their drumming at 3pm. And lastly, Moses Jones will finish off our day at 3:30pm. Moses Jones is a NC based blues band infused with southern rock, soul, and power percussion. The unique sound of the band is rooted in gospel, rhythm & blues, rock, salsa, soul, and country.

Come enjoy the world of craft beer at the Hops & Harmony Craft Brew Fest in beautiful Downtown Statesville while sampling, socializing, and exploring our fantastic downtown shops and restaurants. Don’t wait! This event is expected to sell out! Get your tickets today on our website! www.downtownstatesvillenc.org/tickets

This event is presented by Downtown Statesville Development Corporation with the help of our wonderful sponsors! Broad Street Burger Co., Wine Maestro – Downtown Statesville, WAME Radio – Real Country 92.9, John M Barnard CPA PA, Security Central, AlarmSouth, Reliant Emergency Response Solutions, Andrea’s Ice Cream & Sweet Shop, blueharbor bank, Statesville, NC, City of Statesville, The 220 Cafe, Traveling Pants Trading Company, Jenkins Cleaners, Johnson Greenhouses, Parks Deter Property Management Services, Inc., and Southern Distilling Company.

Participating breweries include: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and Cidery, Ass Clown Brewing Company,,D9 Brewing Company, Mother Earth Brewery, Noble Cider, The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Sugar Creek Brewing, Wicked Weed Brewing, Preyer Brewing Company, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Deschutes Brewery, Olde Hickory Brewery, The Unknown Brewing Company, Foothills Brewing, Highland Brewing Company, Gizmo Brew Works, Ghostface Brewing, Skull Camp Brewing, Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company, The Brooklyn Brewery, Bull City Ciderworks, Bayne Brewing Company, Sierra Nevada, Cabarrus Brewing Company.