Burial Beer Company will hold the 8th Annual Burnpile Harvest Fest from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Burial - Forestry Camp location, which is home to the brewery’s production facility, sour and wild barrel house and brewpub.

Ginger’s Revenge, Asheville’s first and only brewery focused on the production of alcoholic ginger beer, will release its annual Fall Harvest ginger beer, a limited-edition beer made with organic pumpkin, cinnamon basil from Rayburn Farms in Barnardsville, and anise hyssop from Stellar Farm …

Join Highland Brewing and Buxton Hall Barbecue in celebrating the return of Clawhammer Oktoberfest for a fall feast of smoked meats and malty beers at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at Highland Brewing’s Barrel Room.

Get your ballots ready to vote in the brand-new Haywood Idol competition held in conjunction with the Haywood County Fair, where people’s choice voting will narrow down constants to the top finalist who wins a one-night trip to Nashville.