Statesville, NC – What could be better than craft beer and live music?

Join us for Statesville’s 3rd annual craft beer festival on Saturday, October 6, from 1pm to 5pm. Hops & Harmony will feature many North Carolina craft beer and ciders, as well as great live music from some amazing bands, right in the heart of Downtown Statesville!

Sample and enjoy craft beers and ciders from 25 local and regional breweries, all while listening to a great lineup of live bands. Several of our Downtown restaurants will be onsite offering delicious fare for your convenience.

Tickets are on sale now! $35 in Advance, $40 at the Gate (all fees and taxes are already included). Get unlimited tastings, great live music, and a souvenir tasting glass! Visit our website to buy your tickets today!

2018 Participating Breweries: Blue Blaze Brewing; Bull City Ciderworks; Cabarrus Brewing Company; D9 Brewing Co.; Foothills Brewing; Fourth Creek Brewing Co.; Ghostface Brewing; Gizmo Brew Works; Great Lakes Brewing Co.; Lost Province Brewing Co.; Morgan Ridge; Mother Earth Brewing; Noble Cider; Olde Hickory Brewery; Ole Dallas Brewery; The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery; Pisgah Brewing Company; Primal Brewery; Red Buffalo Brewing Company; Red Oak Brewery; Skull Camp Brewing; Sugar Creek Brewing Company; Sycamore Brewing; Twenty-Six Acres Brewing and Wicked Weed Brewing Co.

In addition to great beer and delicious food, the crowd will love the entertainment lineup! Starting the day at 1pm is a local favorite, Eli Yacinthe. Next up is Coddle Creek, a high energy “creekgrass” band, playing at 2pm. Lastly, Striking Copper, a vocal harmony driven roots rock band from Wilmington fronted by redheaded twin sisters, will finish off our day from 3:30-5pm.

Come enjoy the world of craft beer at the Hops & Harmony Craft Brew Fest in beautiful Downtown Statesville while sampling, socializing, and exploring our fantastic downtown shops and restaurants. Buy your tickets today at

Downtown Statesville Development Corporation presents this event with the help of our wonderful sponsors! Broad Street Burger Co., Airo Mechanical Heating & Air, Autec Inbay Express, Pandemic Printworks, AP Vintage Motors, WAME Radio-Real Country 92.9, blueharbor bank of Statesville, Jenkins Cleaners, John M Barnard CPA PA, Parks Deter Property Management Services, Inc., Wine Maestro-Downtown Statesville, Johnson Greenhouses, Sheri Bistreich and Associates, a financial advisory practice, Ameriprise Financial, Walker Robinson Clark Insurance, and City of Statesville.