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The RCTDA continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as it relates to our Nation, North Carolina and Rutherford County.Our top priority is always the safety, health, and wellbeing of our community, its residents, and visitors.  We understand that these times are confusing and can be difficult for many.  We encourage you to continue supporting each other and our community's small businesses and ask that you reference individual websites and social media platforms for updates on local businesses and events. At this time and until further notice, our two Welcome Centers are closed and the Tourism Development Authority office is seeing guests by appointment only.  Please call 828.287.6013 or email Taylor at Taylor.Hardin@rutherfordcountync.gov if you have any questions or to make an appointment. Click here to view our dedicated page & to stay informed throughout the Covid-19 crisis.

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Hickory Nut Gorge Craft Brewery

461 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720

The Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery is nestled along the banks of the Rocky Broad River in the Village of Chimney Rock.  Here you will find a quaint craft beer niche with the beauty of the Gorge at your finger tips.  Pair your taste buds with an item from the limited menu of snacks and meals.