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Monarchs Stop Here

Environmental Stewardship is one of our core values and beliefs here at New Belgium. One of the most awesome migrations in the natural world is the annual journey by millions of monarch butterflies from their summer homes across North America to their overwintering sites in central Mexico. Populations of these pollinating butterflies have decline dramatically in the last several years. One of the primary threats to their survival is the loss of milkweed plants-their only food source- across the U.S. With the help of our partners, we’ve built a pollinator friendly landscape at our Asheville brewery. In August, our Asheville co-workers came out on a Sunday morning and planted 500 milkweed p...
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A Brew for North Carolina

This one goes out to all the beer lovers in NC! In celebration of our 25th anniversary and grand opening in Asheville, NC, our Asheville brewing team is sending their first limited release, one-off beer out of our Asheville brewery to draft lines across North Carolina. The 25th Anniversary Ale is an unfiltered citrus pale ale hopped like an IPA but at a drinkable 5.7% ABV. Beer fans can find the hoppy pale ale on draft at our Asheville Liquid Center now, and at taprooms across the state starting this week! “The 25th Anniversary Ale is really us just brewing something we love to drink and wanting to share it with our new home state,” said John Swanson, New Belgium Lead Brewer. “We used our ...
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Aug. 27th Birthday Bash Beer List

Please join us as we celebrate 25 years of New Belgium Brewing, the Grand Opening of our new Asheville brewery, and all the friends we’ve made on this wild ride! We'll have some rare and one off beers for you to check out*. New Belgium, Avery, Allagash, Hopworks, Rhinegeist brewers an will be hanging out talking about the Fat Tire & Friends CollaBEERation as well! The Birthday Bash is going down at our brewery in Asheville, North Carolina. Hosted by Saturday Night Live’s Nasim Pedrad with musical guests Mucca Pazza, Dark Water Rising, and our award-winning headliners, The Naked and Famous. This day-long celebration will showcase Tour de Fat acts, unique beer offerings, amazing local eats ...
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