Downtown Asheville Brewery Tours

Our brewery walking tours were named among the top tours in the world by National Geographic because they are more than just a pub crawl.  We take you behind the scenes of some of Asheville's best breweries, share delicious beer with you at every one and tell stories about Asheville's fascinating past in between stops.


CHoose your brewery tour

Thursdays 5:30-7:30

Our Thursday tours start at Hi-Wire Brewing in downtown Asheville and then to Catawba Brewing

2 Breweries in 2 Hours - $37


Fridays 2:00-5:00

Friday tours start at Asheville Brewing Company before heading to Twin Leaf and finishing at Catawba Brewing

3 breweries in 3 hours - $50

Saturdays 11:30-1:30

Saturday's early tour starts at Hi-Wire Brewing's downtown location and finishes at Twin Leaf

2 breweries in 2 hours - $37


Saturdays 2:00-5:00

Our Saturday afternoon tours start at Hi-Wire Brewing before heading to Catawba and finishing at Green Man

3 breweries in 3 hours - $50

Sundays 1:00-3:00

Our Sunday tours start at Hi-Wire Brewing's downtown location and finish at Catawba Brewing

2 breweries in 2 hours - $37

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If you've got a group of six or more and want to customize a tour, let us know! We'll help you plan your own brewery adventure


Recognized as one of the top tours in the world by National Geographic Traveler



BREW-ed's brewery tours are more than just a pub crawl! Our brewery tours offer a complete immersion into Asheville’s craft beer scene. Discover how Asheville's brewers transform four raw ingredients into the huge variety of beer styles available today. Get special access to Asheville's breweries and hear the stories behind the pints. And while Asheville is known for great craft beer, the city also has an exciting past. In between stops your brewery tour guide will share stories of how this little mountain town became the destination it is today.


asheville's only expert LED BREWERY tours

Every one of our Asheville brewery tours is led by a Certified Cicerone® , an internationally recognized expert when it comes to beer.  Our guides are obsessed with beer and use that passion to run the most unique brewery tours Asheville has to offer.   



Downtown Asheville is home to thirteen breweries.  Why not walk?  Our walking brewery tours of downtown Asheville let you experience the city.  Asheville was a cosmopolitan playground for the wealthy during the roaring twenties, earning it the nickname "The Paris of the South," and we have lots of stories to share.  Hear about the missing mountain, the skyscraper that never was, and how the railroad changed everything. .       .      



At each stop, our brewery tour guides will pour several beers to showcase what makes each brewery unique.  Variety is the spice of life, so we encourage tour participants to try everything!  Our greatest compliment is when we hear you're enjoying a beer you never would have ordered on your own.