Live and Local: Tryon Palace Beer Festival

Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm


The Tryon Palace Foundation is celebrating Eastern North Carolina’s best brews at “Live and Local: Tryon Palace Beer Festival” on August 18th at the North Carolina History Center in New Bern, NC, from 5 – 9 PM. This exciting event will exclusively feature local breweries, locally-owned food trucks, and live music performed by local artists. Feeling crafty? Learn about the brewing process by seeing a live brew demonstration by a local beer master.

This event is 21+ only, and offers two ticketing options. IDs will be checked before entrance. Festival Ticket includes cover charge, 16 oz souvenir glass, and 12 sample tickets so you can wet your whistle with some delicious brews. If you love what you taste, you will have the option to purchase full pours from the breweries! All proceeds will benefit the Tryon Palace Foundation. 

Tryon Palace loves Designated Drivers! Take advantage of our “DD – Ticket,” which includes a Tryon Palace koozie and a Pepsi. Festival. Event tickets are non-refundable.

Featured Local Breweries Include: 



Local Food Trucks:


La Cocina Del Coqui


Live Music From: 

Peace Soldier (5 PM - 7 PM)

Joe Baes Project (7 PM - 9 PM)


Stay tuned to our website and social media for more updates!

North Carolina History Center

Event Price

$20 in advance, $25 at the door, $8 designated drivers (plus tax) Must be 21 or older to enter. ID required.
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