weekender header

This Weekend in North Carolina: April 17-19

Your guide to events happening across the state.
Continue reading »

photography tips

Photography Tips from Our State Contributors

Each month, stunning photographs of North Carolina and the people who call it home grace the pages of our magazine. Three of our professional photographers share their easy tips you can use.
Continue reading »

homebrewing guide

A Guide to Homebrewing in North Carolina

Making your own beer might seem complicated, but with the help of our guide to homebrewing, you might’ve just stumbled upon your new favorite hobby.
Continue reading »

north carolina clay

In Praise of Our State’s Clay

Dig into North Carolina, and you’ll find clay nearly everywhere: in ravines, as relics, and even on a windowsill.

Continue reading »

beer bucket page feat

Happy NC Beer Month 2015

Say “cheers!” April is North Carolina Beer Month, so pull up a barstool and celebrate the craft beer industry brewing across the state.
Continue reading »

civil war costumer

Tailor-Made For Perfection

From a medieval helmet to Johnny Reb’s bayonet, a Salisbury craftsman — forger, tailor, tanner — is dedicated to historical accuracy.
Continue reading »

south slope asheville

Asheville’s South Slope Sees Beervolution

North Carolina’s beer capital has a new brewing district.
Continue reading »

perfect sunday

The Perfect Sunday

At any age, in any household, the weekly gift of time is treasured.

Continue reading »


Geeks-N-Taps Mixes Science with Beer

A traveling event series concocts fun, new ways to teach the science behind the drafts we drink, giving a whole new meaning to the phrase “beer goggles.”
Continue reading »

civil war relic hunting

Civil War Relic Hunting with Joe Crews

Hillsborough collector Joe Crews sought to preserve a Union soldier’s identity. In the process, he discovered his own.
Continue reading »