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N.C. Hops Festival

  • Dates: June 12, 2021 - June 13, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Presenting Organization: Shop Local Raleigh
  • Venue: Jim Graham Building at North Carolina State Fairgrounds
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Times: Sat. sessions, noon-4pm and 5-9pm; Sun. sessions, 11am-3pm and 4-8pm
  • Admission: taster ticket, $45; designated driver, $10


Coming to the North Carolina State Fairgrounds June 12 and 13, N.C. Hops Festival features N.C. craft beverages, live music, local makers and food trucks. Tickets are $45 per session where you can sample N.C. beer, cider and seltzers. DD tickets are available for $10. Each session is four hours long and will take place inside and outdoors of the Jim Graham Building allowing for plenty of space to socially distance and safely enjoy the festivities. Limited number of tickets sold; grab yours today!