A new brewery in Western NC opens Saturday. It’s the Beech Mountain Brewing Co. in the Alpine Village at Beech Mountain Resort. The brewery will be open year round. The brewery offers 3 types of ales and can brew up to 100 gallons per day. The grand opening is tomorow-Saturday Jan. 11, 2014. Beech Mountain Resort has it’s annual Winterfest Weekend this weekend also. Tastings, brewery tours and live music this weekend Jan. 11 and 12, 2014. Go to Winterfest Weekend for more details. More info for NC snow skiing.