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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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The Twisted Pear

184 E. Main St., Forest City, NC 28043

Located in the heart of downtown Forest City, The Twisted Pear offers a huge selection of craft beer and wine. The Twisted Pear carries more than 200 different craft beers including many from local brewers throughout our region. The Twisted Pear offers many different forms of entertainment including live music and trivia nights! Also offered at the Twisted Pear is painting classes, please see their facebook for upcoming events! At the Twisted Pear you can stop in to create your own 6 pack, have a drink or just join in on the fun.