Blue 5 in Downtown Roanoke was named Virginia's Best Beer Bar in the 2016 Great American Beer Bars competition!
The plentiful supply of top-quality water combined with the beautiful landscape and unique culture that exists in the region makes Virginia's Blue Ridge a natural choice for many beer companies.
Some of the tastiest stouts, porters, IPAs, lagers and much more are being produced in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, and they're all available for your pleasure in the Roanoke Valley. Check out each one as you make your way through Virginia's Blue Ridge Beerway!
Our award-winning beers are distributed throughout the state of Virginia and are becoming increasingly popular along the East Coast.
Many of the local restaurants in the region offer outstanding selections of the various craft brews and it's always easy to find a bartender who's willing to offer a flight of some of the favorites from Virginia's Blue Ridge.
The region also hosts some fantastic craft beer events throughout the year, which attracts many of the finest breweries from around the country that bring their unique flavors to Virginia's Blue Ridge. We have a section of our calendar of events that's devoted specifically to all the beer-related events in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge.
For someone who's interested in a night of craft beer, we suggest booking a spot on the Roanoke Craft Beer Tour, which provides transportation, sampling and the story behind many of the breweries in the region.
Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge 101 Shenandoah Avenue NE Roanoke, VA 24016 (540) 342-6025 (800) 635-5535