A curated lineup of breweries and bands that will certainly whet your whistle!

The North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival returns May 12 & 13, 2023! Bringing you all your favorite breweries, an exciting music lineup that will pair nicely with what we have on tap, and the idyllic setting of Historic Rural Hill. Kick back for two days, with or without camping, and join us for some fun on the farm. Awesome vendors, delicious food, and an atmosphere that can’t be beat!

2023 festival

Ticket Options

FRIDAY 1-DAY
TICKET

$25 + fees

Ticket Type Includes:

– Friday 1-Day tickets are a music-only pass, although there are no speciality tastings scheduled for Friday, there will be tasty sets from Kiely Connell, Kaitlin Butts, and Steep Canyon Rangers.

 

– Access to an impressive selection of NC craft beer for purchase and food trucks all on a beautiful farm.

 

ADD-ON OPTION: Kids Weekend Pass (Ages 5-15 only) *Age 4 and under are free

 

PLEASE NOTE: This ticket is included with all on-site camping pass purchases. Camping details here.

SATURDAY 1-DAY TICKETS

– All Saturday 1-Day tickets include access to sets from 49 Winchester, Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway, Susto, and more!

 

– Access to our curated market of craft vendors and food trucks

Ticket Options

TASTING TICKET ($49): This pass includes access to all of Saturday’s festivities – including the Brewer’s Tasting from 12:45-4pm and a commemorative sampling glass.

 

MUSIC-ONLY TICKET ($35)This pass includes access to see Saturday’s shows. You can purchase alcohol, just not participate in the tasting event.

 

DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKET ($20): You’ll have access to all of Saturday’s festivities – just no beer sampling or purchasing will be allowed.

ADD-ON OPTION: Kids Weekend Pass (Ages 5-15 only) *Age 4 and under are free

VIP WEEKEND PASS

$125 + fees

Ticket Type Includes:

– Access to two days of live music, the best of NC craft beer, craft vendors, food trucks all on a beautiful farm.

 

– This pass includes access to Saturday’s Tasting.

 

– Includes front of stage access with limited seating.

 

– Private bar with exclusive beer offerings.

 

– Access to private bathrooms.

 

– Entry to VIP lounge area in shaded tent.

 

ADD-ON OPTION: Kids Weekend Pass (Ages 5-15 only) *Age 4 and under are free

JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL WEEKEND

9 Bands • 40+ Breweries • 2 Days

A celebration of local craft beer and live music hosted a historic non-profit farm just minutes outside of Charlotte in Huntersville, NC.

STAY CLOSE TO THE MUSIC

Camping Options

Vehicles are not allowed in the campground due to safety and space concerns.

You will unload your gear and then park in the designated parking area near the campground.

Remember, Camping passes do not include admission to the festival grounds.

Premium Tent Camping

$75 + fees

This camping pass is for Friday and Saturday and is one of just five premium campsites that includes a place to park your car at your campsite and a picnic table.

 

–  Located on the right side of the campground past registration

 

– Includes complimentary admission to the Friday Night Jam for the ticket holder and one guest. 

Tent Camping Options

$25-65 + fees

Friday & Saturday Night Pass

This ticket includes complimentary admission to the Friday Night Jam for the ticket holder and one guest, a $50 value. Tickets are per campsite not per person.

Saturday-Only Pass

Purchase one reservation per tent, not per person.  Campground opens at 9:00am Saturday for arrival.

RV/Camper Camping (With Hookups)

$99 + fees

– This pass is for one RV or camper spot on both Friday and Saturday night. Limited Quantity available.

 

– These spots include hookups

 

– This ticket includes complimentary admission to the Friday Night Jam for the ticket holder and one guest, a $50 value.

RV/Camper Camping (No Hookups)

$75 + fees

This pass is for one RV or Camper spot both nights, without any power or water hookups.

– Located about 100 yards from the main camping area and closer to the festival grounds. You can park your car with your RV and can run a generator. 

– Ticket includes admission for 2 into the Friday night Jam.

– Campground opens at 3pm Friday.

JOIN THE PARTY

How Can I Get Involved?

Volunteer Registration

For every musician and brewer on the festival lineup, there are countless crew members and volunteers behind the scenes.

Sponsor Our Event

For more information on becoming a sponsor to the North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival please contact jeff@5stringproductions.com

Become a Vendor

If you are a merchandise or food vendor and are interested in becoming a vendor please contact John Crawford by emailing him at john@5stringproductions.com.

Spread the Word

Tell your friends, share our lineup, and follow us on social media! We're grateful for our fans that help us get the word out about our special event. Every little bit helps.