What’s On Tap: Lonerider Tap Takover at the Wooden Nickel, Midtown BBQ, Bluegrass and Brew and a new brewery opening in Smithfield.
Lonerider Tap Takeover
5 p.m. Friday, Wooden Nickel, 105 N. Churton St., Hillsborough
Lonerider Brewing in Raleigh is taking 10 different beers to the Wooden Nickel in downtown Hillsborough, including some rare and unseen beers.
Midtown BBQ, Bluegrass & Brew
12-5 p.m. Saturday, 120 St. Albans Drive, Raleigh
Four local breweries – Lonerider, Gizmo Brewworks, Raleigh Brewing and Natty Greene’s – will be pouring at this event in North Hills to benefit Diabetes Management Solutions, a nonprofit group. Also enjoy bluegrass and barbecue, two common complements. Info: thediabetesbus.org/midtownbbq
Double Barley Brewing Grand Opening
4-10 p.m. Saturday, 3174 U.S. 70 West, Smithfield
A 30-minute drive southeast of Raleigh off U.S. 70, the new brewery is opening it doors with five offerings, including what it’s calling a SteakCake Stout. Info: doublebarleybrewing.com
To read John Frank’s Pintful column about the Sierra Nevada brewery opening in North Carolina, go to HERE.