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6 Fun Raleigh Brewery Tours That Will Boost Your Beer Knowledge


If you love beer, you’re in luck because Raleigh is fast becoming a craft beer capital. With so many top-notch local breweries, how do you decide where to grab your next pint? These Raleigh brewery tours will show you where to find some of the best beer in the area – and teach you a thing or two about the beloved beverage along the way.


Beltline Brew Tours

Hit three top breweries in the same day with Beltline Brew Tours. The tours take three-to-four hours, so just show up and let the tour guide worry about transportation. Choose from the Durham Tour or one of the two Raleigh Tours. You can also request a custom tour to celebrate a special event. The breweries featured in the various tours include Raleigh Brewing Company, Crank Arm Brewing, Fullsteam, Aviator Brewing Company, Gizmo Brew Works, Bull City Burger and Brewery and Carolina Brewing Company. The final stop on each tour offers food menus, in case you get hungry.


Raleigh Brews Cruise

Go behind the scenes and discover what’s brewing with Raleigh Brews Cruise. Each of the Raleigh brewery tours will introduce you to the distinct tastes and styles of three fine craft breweries. Sample four different brews at each of the three stops, spanning everything from IPAs to Porters. Brewing companies available for the tour include Bombshell Beer Company, Carolina Brewing Company, Draft Line Brewery, Fortnight Brewing and Nickelpoint Brewery. Snacks and water are provided between visits to keep you going.


Tap The Triangle

For an off-kilter, adventure-based brewery tour, check out Tap The Triangle. The company runs the only all-inclusive craft beer and distillery tour in the greater Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill areas. Hop on the comfortable limo bus, bring your own beverage for the ride and enjoy a lively and entertaining tour of the best food, beer and spirits in North Carolina! The recurring weekend brewery tours are available to book or as a group on a first come, first served basis.


Raleigh Brewing Company Tour

Fun Raleigh Brewery Tours


If you only have time to tour one Raleigh brewery, you’ll find plenty to love at Raleigh Brewing Company. The brewery celebrates everything that makes the City of Oaks special, from the murals of the capital city on the taproom walls to the names of the beers. It’s become Wake County’s third largest production brewery.  See the magic that goes into each of Raleigh Brewing Company’s beers by taking a free guided tour, available the first Saturday of each month.


Raleigh Dream Limos’ Raleigh Brewery Tour

Tour the best breweries in Raleigh in high style aboard a luxury limo bus! Raleigh Dream Limos offers a four-hour Raleigh Brewery Tour for up to 20 passengers. The more friends you can wrangle to join you, the cheaper your tour will be! Pick which breweries you want to stop at, including Big Boss Brewing Co., Clouds Brewing and Trophy Brewing Co. There’s no better way to celebrate a birthday or bachelor party!


Raleigh Beer Trail

Go on your own DIY Raleigh brewery tour by following the Raleigh Beer Trail. Check in at the more than 25 breweries in the Raleigh area and earn prizes! The more you visit, the more prizes you’ll earn. Get the free passport at any Raleigh Visitor Information Center or download it online. Then you can start collecting stamps from participating breweries, which you can then turn in for cool swag such as a t-shirt, pint glass beer hugger or steel bottle opener!


Which Raleigh brewery tours have you been on? Stop by Park Central Apartments and let us know! If you’re searching for a new home in Raleigh, we hope you’ll visit to check out our high-rise apartment community in the Midtown District of North Hills. Visit Park Central online at to schedule a tour or call us directly at (919) 800-0619.


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