Natural Selections 2019

  • Friday, August 16, 2019
  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Natural Selections

Join North Carolina brewers at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences for our sixth annual Natural Selections on Friday, August 16, 7-10pm.

Enjoy this one-of-a-kind evening of beer and science among the Museum’s dioramas. Sample unique creations fitting our natural science focus from more than 20 North Carolina breweries. Enjoy hands-on science of beer activities, games and live music. Vote for your favorite beer during the event and award the fourth annual Natural Selections People’s Choice Award to one lucky brewery.

VIP Lounge: Sample unique beer creations and food pairings in our exclusive VIP Lounge in our Featured Exhibition Gallery. Engage with local brewing experts and take home a collectible 16oz. Natural Selections glass. Space is limited. VIP ticket price includes general admission to Natural Selections plus VIP lounge experience.

Tickets: $40 General Admission; $65 VIP. Museum members are $30 General Admission; $55 VIP. Not a member yet? Join today!

Price includes beer samples, activities, tasting guide and collectible Natural Selections tasting glass. You must be 21 years of age or older to attend. A photo ID is required for entry.

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All proceeds benefit the Friends of the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. Proceeds from Friends’ activities – including gift shop sales, membership and events – all support Museum programs, research and exhibits.

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Brewer Sponsors
Aviator Brewing Co.
Big Boss Brewing Co.
Bond Brothers Beer Co.
Bull City Ciderworks
Carolina Brewing Co.
Compass Rose Brewery
Naughty Penguin Hard Cider
Ponysaurus Brewing
White Street Brewing Co.
Wolfpack Brewery

Supporting Brewer Sponsors
Bombshell Beer Co.
Deep River Brewing Co.
Fullsteam Brewery
Honeygirl Meadery

VIP Lounge Brewer Sponsors
Serving exclusive beers and ciders not available on the general admission floor:
Bond Brothers Beer Co.
Bull City Ciderworks

Event Partners
Craft Beer Collective
NC Beer Guys
NC State: The Meitzen Lab

Chirba Chirba Dumpling Truck
Gonza Tacos Y Tequila on Wheels
The Humble Pig
Passanante’s Home Food Services



August 16
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$65 VIP; $40 General Admission. Members: $55 VIP; $30 General Admission.


Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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Andrea Jones