Basecamp Adventures in the Meadows
Making plans for the weekend? Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows is gonna be rockin’ during the Festy & the adventure won’t be the same without ya! Beers will be a flowin at our outdoor beer bar, cold on draught. Rolling out Stringduster special for the weekend, Danzig Porter, O’fest, Spiderbite, Blue Ridge Hop Revival IPA to name just a few…Oh, and Chef Frank has created a super delicious Oak Grill menu for the weekend. We’re talking fully loaded chili, grilled bratwurst, vegetarian curry to start. He’s even got a DB-BBQ sundae for ya – layers of freshly smoked pulled pork, homemade cornbread, potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans! Fire in the kettle to warm your feet plus hot chocolate – bring on the fall nights!
The Brewpub restaurant will be in full swing too. In addition regular hours (open 11:30 AM daily) on Saturday AND Sunday, we are offering a special campfire breakfast menu 8-10 AM. Load up on bacon and eggs, biscuits and gravy, sausage, and fruit salad!
We have plenty-o-parking for Brewpub & Meadows patrons: aim for the South Gate, spots there as well as behind the Brewpub.
In addition to Festy fun, we’ve got all kinds of adventures planned. Devils Backbone family members will be in the Meadows all weekend. We’re ready to hang out with ya and party down. Check out our daily schedule and see ya in the Meadows!
Friday, October 9
Camp Cooking Demo with Adrienne – Arrington Summit
Adrienne, a festival veteran & campsite cook extraordinaire, shares tips for creating dynamite meals – on the trail, at a festival, your campsite. This will be entertaining and informative! And if you have camp cooking secret to share, definitely pop in and let us know!
Saturday, October 10
Blue Ridge Burn Fun Run & Finish With Gold After-party – The Meadows
9:30 -11 AM
After a cross country jaunt on our trails, racers will be treated with a Gold Leaf Lager centric post-race party in the Meadows. Runners age 21+ can refresh with a delicious Gold Leaf Lager at the Outdoor Bar. There’s also DB swag for race prizes! Race registration here. Music in the Meadows on the Arrington Summit deck by local band Flight Club.
Home Brewing Tips with Outpost Brewer Matt Casto – Arrington Summit
Outpost Brewer Matt Casto will lead a brewing discussion on all things beer! This is a great time to ask your home brewing questions, pick up tips – you’ll have full access to a brewer for an hour, so come armed with your questions.
Devils Backbone Adventure Games with the DB Family- The Meadows
11 AM – 2 PM
Think “brewery does field day.” Corn hole, can jam, malt sack races plus bowling, yes bowling. And yeah, we’ll have more DB swag for prizes here too.
Devils Backbone Happy Hour – DB Campsite*
For our Festy friends – come on over to the DB campsite for a ‘lil happy hour Saturday afternoon. Another great chance to mix it up with the DB family, we’re looking forward to hanging out with you!
Sunday, October 11
Beer Cocktails with Outpost Brewer Matt Casto – Arrington Summit
Beers as a mixer? Beers with mixers? Matt explains, your taste buds win!
*Festy Ticket Holders Only