• Cheers: OMB celebrates Charlotte and Veterans Day


    Charlotte-based Olde Mecklenburg Brewery will celebrate the Queen City’s 250th birthday and Veterans Day with a weekend full of special guests and offerings.

    The USO of North Carolina and 106.5 The End will be on-site Saturday and Sunday with giveaways, plus there will be live music.   

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    In addition, at 4 p.m. each day, TreesCharlotte will offer a “Bark & Beers” tour. Participants will learn about some of the trees in OMB’s biergarten as well as its traditional, high-quality brewing process.

    It’s also one of the few weekends of the year when the brewery’s fall and winter seasonals will be on tap.

    A portion of all proceeds will benefit three nonprofits organization – TreesCharlotte, Purple Heart Homes and USO of North Carolina.

    Admission is free and all ages are welcome, even your four-legged furry friends will be allowed outside in the biergarten.

    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery is at 4150 Yancey Road in Charlotte. The brewery will be open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday.

    For more details, check out oldemeckbrew.com.

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