Central District Walking Tour

Mon-Fri @ 6:30 PM / Sat @ 4:00 PM / Sun @ 5:00 PM

Our Central District Walking Tour guides you to three unique breweries located north of Downtown Knoxville. This growing, vibrant neighborhood is booming with delicious craft beer! Our rain or shine activity lasts roughly 2.5 hours, and the distance covered is one mile. Each tour includes 10 guided tastings, an explanation of the brewing process from grain-to-glass inside the brewhouses, Knoxville history along the way, and ends with a bite to eat! Come see Knoxville from a whole new prospective!

Which breweries do we visit?

  • Schulz Bräu Brewing Co.

  • Crafty Bastard Brewery

  • Elkmont Exchange

What does the tour entail?

  • 2 1/2 hour guided tour by local beer expert

  • 10 four oz. craft beer tastings

  • A hands on look at the brewing process from "grain to glass"

  • A bite to eat along the way

  • A peek into Knoxville’s past!

What does it cost?

  • $40 - regular ticket

  • $25 - non-drinker tickets

  • All participants must be 21+ years of age

  • For info on private tours and rates CLICK HERE

Pick-up/Drop-off Point:

  • Hops and Hollers: 937 N Central St.

Tour Schedule:

  • Monday - Friday @ 6:30 PM

  • Saturdays & Sundays @ 5:00 PM

Please note, if the minimum of 4 people is not met for this tour, it is subject to cancellation 24 hours prior to the start.

Cancellation Policy:

  • If a tour participant cancels an event within 72 hours of the event start time, they will only be fully refunded if we are able to re-sell those tickets unless you purchase Cancellation Protection (see below). We understand that things can happen beyond your control and we will do our best to work with you. Tours canceled by Knox Brew Tours due to inclement weather will be fully refunded.

Cancellation Protection:

  • You may purchase cancellation protection for $5 per ticket. In the event that the tour participant cancels within 72 hours of their tour, they will receive a full refund for their tickets purchased (excluding the cancellation protection fee), no questions asked.

Anti-harrasment Policy:

  • Knox Brew Tours has a zero tolerance policy when it comes to sexual or any other forms of harassment by a tour participant towards our employees, brewery staff members, other brewery guests or fellow tour participants. If a Knox Brew Tours’ employee observes a tour participant engaging in any form of harassment toward an employee of Knox Brew Tours, a brewery staff member, a brewery guest or another tour participant, or if a credible act of harassment is reported to Knox Brew Tours while on the tour, the offending tour participant will be asked to leave the tour immediately at his/her own expense and without refund. Please visit the FAQs page on our website for a complete version of our zero tolerance harassment policy.


  • Tips for drivers and guides are not required but always greatly appreciated.

Pre-Gaming Policy:

  • Your tour may be terminated if anyone in your party shows signs of intoxication upon your tours pick-up without warning or refund. Please DO NOT pre-game.

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