Oceanfront Craft Brew & Food Festival

Experience what North Carolina has to offer with coastal seafood, craft beer and wine at "Flavor" 2016, enjoy eclectic assortment of goods and simply relax with great beverages and seafood along the majestic Atlantic Ocean at Flavor 2016. In 2015 over 500 people enjoyed the one day festival.
Emerald Isle, located in southwestern Carteret County offers the perfect setting for an event of this nature, I mean what could be better than a day on the oceanfront tasting freshly prepared southern cuisine, while sipping on the finest craft brew North Carolina has to offer and live music with local artist ?

Well we can tell you all of the above and being able to donate thousands of dollars from each event to local non-profits and charities to help with the betterment of the community that we live in, so mark Flavor down on your calendar for 2016. Over $15K has been donated so far.
There will be a variety of area restaurants serving delicious tasting samples from 12pm to 5pm to go along with 35-40 different styles of brew to sample from a dozen or more NC Breweries, like Foothills Brewing, Aviator Brewing, The Unknown Brewery, Oskar Blues Brewery, Big Boss Brewing, Cottonwood Brewery, Carolina Brewery and more.
Go VIP and spend the weekend at the Islander Inn or Oceanview Inn with our VIP package which includes early entry into the festival, a VIP party on Friday night on the oceanfront of the Islander and a Flavor koozie, brew sample stein and more. 
This years entertainment includes two local favorite artist Bryan Mayer and David Dixon, with his towering height and powerful voice, Bryan Mayer is making a BIG impact on the country music scene. A New Bern, NC native, the 6’7” singer/songwriter has been to Nashville multiple times to record his original songs and videos. Bryan won the 2014 Carolina Music Awards for Best Male Country Artist and Music Video of the Year. His single, “This is Me,” has hit #48 on the Country music charts in the States and has hit a high of #6 in the UK.
This years event will also feature a "Restaurant Night" for VIP ticket holders, this will happen on Friday night between 5pm-8pm, VIP Ticket holders will be able to dine at partcipating Flavor Restaurants and recieve a discount on a featured menu by each restaurant. After your done eating comeback and join us at the Islander for a social gathering between 8pm-11pm with free wine and beer until it's gone.

Can you make it ?

2015 Event