Ale Trail

Duration: 3 hours

Location: Tour departs from Beer Durham

General admission



This tour features 3 30-minute stops at a brewery, meadery, distillery, or winery local to Durham.

  • Curated music experience
  • Sample a variety of beverages
  • See the city

Fun allowed

No smoking on the bus

No hard liquor allowed

No wifi

Beer/Wine allowed

Wanna see and taste local beverages? Grab a seat aboard Bull City Laughs and jam out with a DJ or local band while we take you on a journey through Durham’s local beverage scene. No outside beer/wine is allowed on this tour. All alcoholic beverages must be purchased at the location stop.

  • Live music by DJ or local band
  • 3 hours long, and includes three 30-minute stops at a:
    • Brewery
    • Meadery
    • Distillery
    • Winery

The location of stops will be based on availability. For a detailed itinerary contact us the day of your tour for the most up-to-date list of stops.

The stops include:





Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Are car seats allowed?

No, there are no seat belts on the bus. No babies are allowed on the bus. No refunds will be issued for tickets purchased for small children.

Does the bus pick us up and drop us off at the same place?

Yes all tours begin and end at Sam’s Qiuk Shop

How is seating arranged?

Seating is on a first come first served basis. If you have a ticket you have a seat and there isn’t a bad seat on the bus. If you have a group of 6 or more, arrive at least 30 minutes before departure time or call the office to make prior seating arrangements.  If you do not make prior arrangements or arrive early there is a chance your party will be split up.

Is this a “real” history tour?

Eh, sure!

Do I need to tip?

Tips are welcome and highly encouraged!

Still have questions?   Visit our FAQ page to submit your own

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