Join us in Downtown Salisbury for the first Bell Tower BREWFEST, in partnership with OctoberTour, to celebrate the art of craft beer, history and showcase our buzzing downtown on Saturday, October 8 from noon to 5 p.m.
This ticketed event will allow attendees 21 years of age or older to experience the diverse flavors offered by craft breweries from all over North Carolina. The weekend kicks off with Salisbury’s Best Busker contest, Buskers’ Bash, that celebrates the best local talent from musicians to dancers to magicians on Friday, October 7 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The festivities continue with the BREWFEST on Saturday at Bell Tower Green. Attendees will enjoy a variety of local and regional breweries, live music, food trucks, historic home tours planned by the Historic Salisbury Foundation and more. Though the Festival will be over at 5 p.m., join us for a FREE concert with a performance from 20 Ride – a Zac Brown Tribute band.
Enjoy a full weekend of fun, music, craft beer, entertainment, historic tours, shopping and more with friends and family in Downtown Salisbury, October 7-October 9.
Tickets are $50 per person for the BREWFEST or $75, which includes a combined ticket to the BREWFEST and Historic Homes Tour for OctoberTour (both Saturday & Sunday). *additional processing fees and tax not included.
- one (1) souvenir BREWFEST cup
- tasting map
- access to free tastings (4oz pours) from over 20 breweries
Ticket holders that purchase a combination ticket can visit the historic homes between the times of 10am – 5:30pm on Saturday, October 8 and noon – 5:30pm on Sunday, Ocotber 9.
AGE RESTRICTION: All ticket holders must be 21 years old or above. State issued photo I.D. showing date of birth required for each ticket holder in order to pick up your tickets (regardless of age). Each individual ticket holder must be present when checking in or purchasing tickets .
Online ticket sales will end at 9am on Saturday, October 8. Tickets can still be purchased the day of at Bell Tower Green (120 S. Church St.) from either of the tent locations.
This is a rain or shine event and no refunds.
Overnight Stay Package
Celebrate the best parts of fall in Rowan County with our Homes + Hops Overnight Stay & Play package. Earn free tickets to Historic Salisbury Foundation’s OctoberTour and Downtown Salisbury’s Bell Tower Brew Fest by booking your overnight stay in Rowan County! Learn more about the offer and how to book on Visit Rowan County, NC’s website!
- Bhramari Brewing Co.
- Brew and Feed
- BrickTree Brewing Co.
- Cabarrus Brewing Co.
- Cider Bros, LLC dba Bull City Ciderworks
- Four Saints Brewing Co.
- Ghostface Brewing
- Gizmo Brew Works
- Goose and the Monkey Brewhouse
- High Branch
- Lost Province Brewing Co.
- Lost Worlds Brewing Company
- New Sarum Brewing Company
- Salisbury Home Brew Club
- Sidetracked Brewery
- Southern Pines Brewing
- TwoBoros Brewery
- 9DayTrip, noon-2:00pm
- Divided by Four, 2:30-4:30pm
- 20 Ride, 5:00pm
Thank you to our sponsors!!
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