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May 16th, 2017
6 Session IPAs For Spring Drinking
Easy drinking, sessionable IPA’s for warm weather

May 5th, 2017
Open Streets 704 Collab with Undercurrent
Teaming up with the new kids on the block for a fun collaboration!

May 4th, 2017
C5 Checklist
Legion + Roots Paella Dinner

April 6th, 2017
Brewers Charity Championship
Brewer’s Charity Championship with Charlotte Five

March 24th, 2017
Gather ‘Round- Pitchers Aren’t Just For Cheap Beer
Fill up your cup!

February 14th, 2017
68 Things C5 loves about Charlotte
Check out #51!

April 6th, 2017
Charlotte Beer and Ice Cream
Celebrating NC Beer Month with one of our favorite sweet treats!

January 26th, 2017
Crown Town Craft + Maple Canyon Release
Our friends at Crown Town Craft came for a visit, bringing stacks of pancakes and maple syrup!

January 26th, 2017
Creating Maple Syrup-Infused Beer Is Hard, Expensive and Sticky…
Daniel Hartis from CharlotteFive covers all of the sweet, sticky beers popping up over Charlotte.

January 17th, 2017
Name This Special Beer From Legion Brewing and BrewPublik
We are teaming up with BrewPublik for a special beer collaboration just in time for the Queen City Brewer’s Fest and need help with a name- the staff at CharlotteFive have all of the details!

January 12th, 2017
The QC’s Most Family-Friendly Breweries
Style Blueprint’s Beth Booker gives us the low down on local spots where you can sip on Charlotte beer while keeping the little ones entertained!

January 9th, 2017
CharlotteFive Awards
Thanks to all of our friends who voted Legion Brewing as “Best New Brewery” in CharlotteFive’s ” 2016 CharlotteFive Awards”!

January 5th, 2017
Agenda Weekender: 28 Things to Do
Charlotte Agenda’s Lizzy Sirkin gives everyone the scoop on things to do in Charlotte this weekend.  Prominently mentioned, Legion’s beer dinner! (And check out the cover photo…)

December 30th, 2016
Where to Find Sour Beers in Charlotte
Charlotte Magazine’s Matt McKenzie gives you the scoop on where to find this emerging beer style.  We love the beautiful lead photo, professionally shot by Peter Taylor!

November 4th, 2016
How 3 Women Built a Career in the Business of Craft Beer
Bizwomen Reporter Melissa Wylie profiles several women in craft beer, including Legion’s Head Brewer, Alexa Long!

October 24th, 2016
8 Halloween Events at your favorite Charlotte breweries
Charlotte Agenda’s Kylie Moore tells you what you need to know about Friend and Beerfest: Harvest Edition at Legion Brewing.

October 23rd, 2016
Alexa Long at Legion Brewing: FACES of Charlotte
Amy Trainum and Piper Warlick provide a great introduction to Alexa Long, Head Brewer at Legion Brewing.

October 22nd, 2016
Legion Brewing featured in Charlotte travel video
DWTV recently released a short travel video on Charlotte for their international audience. Check out Legion Brewing where we are featured (at the end…because they saved the best for last).

October 19th, 2016
Roots Catering Company takes over food service at a brewery
Charlotte Agenda’s Andrew Dunn highlights new and exciting food options at Legion Brewing.

September 7th, 2016
The Perfect Beer for Every 2016 NFL Team
Thrillist’s Lee Berslouer, with an impressive dose of humor, runs through a litany of beautifully-adept pairings.
[Spoiler alert: Lee thinks Carolina may be celebrating a late-season Sparkle Party!!!]

August 31st, 2016
Local breweries share plans for unique, seasonal brews
Creative Loafing’s Bo McMillan, just in time for Fall, dispenses some great insight into Charlotte’s upcoming, seasonal brews
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August 30th, 2016
Legion Does a Beerfest Right, With Friends
Crown Town Craft’s Brad Laney does a great job retelling the magic that was Legion’s first Friends and Beerfest: IPA Edition!

August 15th, 2016
Top 10 Best Breweries in Charlotte
Charlotte Stories’ Scott Jenson penned an article based upon a Reddit 
community poll, created to ascertain the best breweries in Charlotte are.

August 1st, 2016
10 things you MUST do around Charlotte in August
Charlotte Five‘s Sarah Crosland always has excellent recommendations…

June 30, 2016
11 Places to take Someone who hasn’t been to Charlotte in 11 Years
Charlotte Agenda’s Rachel Hampton takes her sister to her favorite new hangouts, starting with Legion Brewing…

June 25, 2016
What’s in a Name?
Crown Town Craft’s Scott Stockton crashes Legion’s Naming Committee and documents the occasion in an insightful tell-all piece!

June 23, 2016
A Legion of Support at Plaza Midwood Brewery
Charlotte Magazine’s Zack Albert nails just about every element of  Phil Buchy’s vision and Legion Brewing’s ethos!

June 14, 2016
Playing the Matchmaker Game with Charlotte Breweries and Food Trucks
Charlotte Agenda’s Brian Dlugosz performs some matchmaking magic reminiscent of ‘The Dating Game’

May 27, 2016
Legion Brewing: Friends, Beer, and Banging Gear
Crown Town Craft’s Brad Laney gets up close and personal with his favorite Legion Gear

May 20, 2016
Watching what you drink? Here are the lowest calorie beers at some Charlotte breweries
Charlotte Five’s Will Johnson highlights Legion Brewing’s Carolina Sparkle Party

May 19, 2016
Legion Brewing is now distributing to bars and restaurants across Charlotte

May 6, 2016
FOX46 TV: What’s Your Dish?
Chef Monica cooks with Legion Beer

May 2, 2016
2016 BOB Awards: Play!
B
est of Beer, Cocktails, Nightlife and Going Out

April 15, 2016
Beers at 1 p.m.? Charlotte breweries fuel a rise in day drinking

April 5, 2016
Craft Beer Appreciation Class with Legion Brewing and SkillPop

March 28, 2016
Legion Brewing partners with Crafty Beer Guys for Draft Beer Line Cleaning and Maintenance

NC Beer Guys video interview with Legion’s Master Brewer, Phil Buchy

February 1, 2016
#instabeerupclt Selects Legion Brewing to Host February 25th Gathering

January 27, 2016
CharlotteFive Declares Legion Brewing a Baby-Friendly Bar “Good for the Social Parent’s Soul”

Thrillist Names Legion Brewing Among Charlotte’s Best New Bars and Restaurants

Charlotte Buisness Journal – “Plaza-Midwood brewery targets Thursday opening (PHOTOS)”

Charlotte Agenda – “A look at Plaza Midwood’s first brewery, Legion Brewing”

The Charlotte Observer – “Bucking the teardown trend: 4 old sites get new life”

Charlotte Five – “A preview of Charlotte’s next new brewery: Legion Brewing in Plaza Midwood”

Cheers Charlotte – “EPISODE 122- LEGION BREWING”

Charlotte Magazine – “Legion Brewing Adding Finishing Touches”

Charlotte Business Journal – “UNDER CONSTRUCTION: Legion Brewing targets fall opening for Plaza-Midwood home”

Charlotte Agenda – “Saving the Brodt Building and sneak peek at Legion Brewing”

Charlotte Business Journal – “Legion Brewing kicks off construction of Plaza-Midwood home (PHOTOS)”

The Charlotte Magazine – “Legion Brewing Beginning Construction”

The Charlotte Observer – “Plaza Midwood’s first brewery is getting closer”