Why you should visit Wilmington for the craft beer


The Cape Fear Region is becoming home to an array of great beer. From IPAs to lagers, Wilmington and our surrounding area breweries are top notch. With over 25 breweries in the Cape Fear Region and great craft culture the Port City should be your next brewcation.

Track down the best pints and pours with our Cape Fear Ale Trail map.

With more than 25 breweries to date ( and growing ), Wilmington and the surrounding Cape Fear region has become a craft destination known for our great beaches and some of the best new breweries in the South. From experimental beers, to sours, and even dark stouts there’s a beer for everyone here. Many of our breweries here on the coast offer food truck pairings, and live music. Wilmington is a destination for all things craft beer.

Looking to do a beer tour? Roadies Local has got you covered.

Each brewery has its own aesthetic, and a story to tell. Every month we will be taking you behind the scenes of Cape Fear beer and showcasing some of the best breweries our region has to offer.

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