For our attendees 21 years and older, your ticket to the Man Expo includes the Craft Beverage Pass.
Sample craft beer, North Carolina spirits, wine and more. There will be a variety of beverages you'll definitely want to try, including:
A Century Farm located just outside Raleigh, NC, Adams Vineyards will transport you back in time with a welcoming smile and down-home character. Immerse yourself in history, wander the vineyards, or browse the gift shop while sipping on some of the best wines North Carolina has to offer. Adams Vineyards possesses those rare qualities one hopes to find in a local establishment - hospitality, relaxed atmosphere, and superior product quality.
From the sale of their first 5-barrel batch in 1999 to the christening of their new, 30- barrel brew house in 2016, their mission has remained the same: Produce drinkable flagship beers of the highest quality. Create unique, small-batch beers inspired by the community, folklore, and lifestyle. Educate anyone interested in craft brewing and craft beer. Actively give back to our community. Located in Asheville, NC.
Three-time winner of Large Brewpub of the Year at the Great American Beer Festival, Elysian Brewing Company operates four neighborhood restaurants and a production brewery in Seattle, Washington. Known both for classic styles and for flexibility and innovation, Elysian has brewed over 350 different recipes since opening in 1996. While Elysian’s brewers use a variety of unusual ingredients, they are seasonally notorious for their pumpkin beers.
Raleigh Brewing Company we thrives to embrace our wonderful City of Oaks! Their wide selection of beers are named after features of Raleigh and they try to work with mostly local vendors and organizations. Their brewery consists of a 20bbl and a 3bbl brewhouse that we create core beers available all year, seasonal brews, a session series and numerous small batches!
Red Hare Brewing Company is an independent microbrewery located in the heart of Marietta, GA. In August 2011, Red Hare started selling craft beer throughout the state of Georgia and in 2012 became the first craft brewery in Georgia to can their beer. Red Hare Brewing Company was named fourth best brewery in the 2016 U.S. Open Beer Championship, accepting five medals!
"If beer is an expression of its makers, then we explain everything." Palmetto is handcrafted in Charleston, South Carolina. Their beer doesn’t care if you wear skinny jeans. Or even pants. Palmetto is a Brewery By The People, For The People. As the oldest brewery in South Carolina, they've been making great beer since 1993.
Raleigh Rum was born from a love of craft beer and cocktails. When you buy a bottle of Raleigh Rum, you can rest assured that it was handmade right in the heart of North Carolina
SpikedSeltzer is made exclusively from purified water and natural ingredients. The fresh fruit flavors infused in SpikedSeltzer are derived from cold-pressed citrus essence from a variety of fruits. Fermentation of this citrus essence and sugar naturally produces 6% alcohol. The result is clean and clear without the sugary sweetness of wine or the heaviness of beer.
Named one of "The South’s Best Distilleries” by Southern Living! TOPO Organic Distillery’s award winning organic spirits are handcrafted in small batches from organic soft red winter wheat! TOPO is the only Green+ Certified distillery in the country, meaning they take great measures to ensure their building, equipment and products are environmentally sustainable.