At this time, BNB has been postposed due to dangerous weather. Please check our facebook page every hour to receive updates.
If dangerous weather subsides, we will resume the festival. Thank you and stay safe.

Cold Beer and Hot Blues

Come for the event of the summer! Blues-n-Brews is a one day festival where you can taste over 100 of the finest beers around and jam to the hottest blues bands!


To be Announced!


Abita Brewing Company
Appalachian Mountain Brewery
Aviator Brewing Company
Bold Rock Hard Cider
Carolina Brewery
Carolina Brewing Company
Catawba Brewing Company
Crown Imports
Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company
Dirtbag Ales
Foothills Brewing Company
Granite Falls Brewing Company
Great Lakes Brewing
Hi Wire Brewing Company
Lonerider Brewing Company
MillerCoors Brewing Company
Natty Greene’s Brewing Company
New Belgium Brewing Company
Olde Hickory Brewery
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
St. Killian Importing
The Mash House Brewing Company
White Street Brewing Company
Yuengling Brewing Company


Calling are VOLUNTEERS and supporters of CFRT!

Megaphone ManWe still have shifts that need to filled for next weekend’s BLUES N’ BREWS FESTIVAL! We are in need of beer pourers! Please checkout the link below to view shifts and sign up! We’d appreciate all the help we can get! The shifts are just 2 hrs in length!

Interested in Volunteering? If so, please send an email or click here to sign up now.


Be a VIP!

(*Buy ahead for a $5.00 discount.  $5.00 Active Duty Military discount also available at the BnB gate.  Discount only applies to General Admission Beer-Tasting $40.00 ticket, and discounts cannot be combined.*)

Tickets  sell out quickly! Buy online and buy early!
Tickets can also be purchased at the CFRT box office Tuesday – Friday 910.323.4233, 1209 Hay Street, during Box Office hours ( 1PM – 6 PM)





Anstead’s Tobacco Company
Honeybaked Ham & Café
Hot Diggidy Dog
Mac’s Speed Shop
Papa John’s Pizza
R Burger
R Scoops
Spa Fitness & Wellness Center
Sonny Inc.’s Southern Chicken,
Shrimp, & Fish Fry
The Climbing Place
Yum Yum Chicken Sticks

What are the rules?

By purchasing tickets to the Blues-n-Brews Festival you agree to be bound by the Terms of Sale listed in these tabs.

CHILDREN This is an event for adults. But if you have to bring the kids, they are welcomed for the price of a Non-drinking ticket. Kids under 7 get in free.

Terms of Sale

By purchasing tickets to BNB, you agree to the following terms:

  • All sales are final. No refunds.
  • Event is held rain or shine.
  • You must be 21 years of age or older to Taste Beer. Pictured US Driver’s License or Military ID is required as proof of ID for all Tasting Tickets.
  • No cash machine on site. Cash is needed for food. CFRT will take debit and credit cards for admission and retail merchandise.
  • Children under 7 must be accompanied by parents (over 7 must buy a Non-Drinking ticket)
  • Backpack
  • Handheld Umbrella
  • Chair
Not Allowed
  • No one under 18 without a parent.
  • No coolers.
  • No pets.
  • No Frisbees, footballs or any other flying objects.
  • No tents.
  • No outside beverages or food permitted. Lots of great food and beer inside.

Festival organizers, at their discretion, reserve the right to deny access to the event or to expel from the event anyone who jeopardizes the safety of festival attendees, event staff or themselves.