Hi-Wire Opens New Production Facility


Asheville, NC — After a year of planning, Hi-Wire Brewing will open the doors of their new production facility, located at 2 Huntsman Place, on Saturday, July 25th at 5pm. To celebrate the occasion, the brewery will throw a grand opening party, a large event that will include aerial acts, live music and rare beers created just for the evening.

The Biltmore Big Top opening will run from 5pm to midnight with live music from Ben Colvin and Friends from 6pm to 9pm. Visitors to the party will be welcomed with a variety of one-time-release brews and free tours of the brewery from until 7pm. The circus-themed party will showcase numerous weird and wondrous characters until 9pm when the second band takes the stage and plays until midnight. In addition to the entertainment, a plethora of delicious food will be available including Sunshine Sammies ice cream sandwiches, Bom Bus food truck and Kernel Mike’s Famous Kettle Corn.

The event details are as follows:

  • Date: Saturday, July 25th
  • Time: 5pm to midnight
  • Location: 2 Huntsman Place, Asheville, NC 28803
  • Cost: Free entrance
  • Circus Performances: 6pm – 9 pm
  • Beer Available: Release of Hi-Wire’s Anniversary Hoppy Wheat and 5 to 10 One-Off-Brews Created for the Opening Event
  • Free Tours of the Facility: Every Half Hour from 5pm – 7pm
  • Live music: 6pm – midnight
  • Food on Hand: Bom Bus Food Truck, Sunshine Sammies, Kernel Mike’s Famous Kettle Corn.

The public is invited to attend this free event and celebrate this momentous occasion in Hi-Wire’s short history with owners, brewers and other Hi-Wire staff.

About Hi-Wire Brewing

Located in Asheville, NC, Hi-Wire Brewing is known for producing approachable and balanced ales and lagers, most notably Hi-Wire Lager, Prime Time Pale Ale, Bed of Nails Brown, and Hi-Pitch IPA. Hi-Wire was awarded the most medals at the 2014 NC Brewer’s Cup and Best New North Carolina Brewery of 2013 by RateBeer. Hi-Wire’s award-winning beers can be found on draft and in bottles across North Carolina. Starting July 25th, craft beer drinkers will be able to enjoy Hi-Wire beer at their new Biltmore Big Top location, a 27,000 square foot production facility a half a mile from the Biltmore Estate. In addition to their flagship beers, Hi-Wire offers a rotating selection of seasonals, barrel aged beers from their Ringmaster Reserve Series, and a variety of other one-offs brewed and bottled in their original South Slope brewery. Learn more about the company at www.hiwirebrewing.com