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New Belgium Brewing’s Clips of Faith

Friday, August 24th, 2012
ASHEVILLE NC – New Belgium Brewing’s Clips of Faith coming to Asheville on September 7. The event is a fundraiser for Asheville on Bikes.  Last year the stop raised about $2,400 and had around 700 attendees.  In addition to featuring more than a dozen of New Belgium’s finest (and hard-to-find) beers, the event will feature a compilation of winning short films submitted by New Belgium’s filmmaking friends.  It’s free to get in, but all proceeds from beer and merchandise sales will go to our friends with Asheville on Bikes.  We’ll also be recycling and composting most of the waste from the night with the help of Asheville Greenworks.

Friday, September 7

7:00 p.m.

Roger McGuire Green at Pack Square Park

Proceeds Benefit:
Asheville on Bikes (http://ashevilleonbikes.com)

Recycling By:
Asheville Greenworks (www.ashevillegreenworks.org)


Cocoa Mole Ale, Biere de Mars, Tart Lychee, La Folie, Fat Tire, Ranger, 1554, Trippel, Abbey, Blue Paddle, Belgo IPA, Shift Pale Lager and more to come


Avery’s Hot Dogs & Gypsy Queen Cuisine 

Admission – free
3 oz. sample –  $1.25
12 oz. beer – $5.00

Other tips:

Food is welcome; alcohol is not (leave that to us)
Bring blankets or low chairs – or just lounge on the grass!

French Broad Fall Fest 2012

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

ASHEVILLE NC – Got plans to celebrate the Fall Equinox?

What if you could do so in one of the most beautiful campgrounds in Western NC, on the banks of the historic French Broad?

What if you could do so while enjoying 12 hours of live music from Todd Snider, Shannon Whitworth and more?

What if you could sample craft brews from over 12 breweries including Asheville Brewing, Highland, French Broad, Sweetwater, New Belgium, Sierra Nevada, Abita, Boulder Beer, Natty Greene’s, Holy City, Shock Top, Widmer Brothers and more?

The French Broad Fall Fest will be held Sept 22 and a limited number of tickets go on sale July 1 at www.FrenchBroadFallFest.com

Camp onsite or stay in a Hot Springs B&B . . . outdoor gear is optional, cab fare not necessary.

See details at www.FrenchBroadFallFest.com and make plans to buy tickets on July 1!