“Sipping local” is a new phenomenon for many, but Clarksville, Tennessee’s Beachaven Vineyards and Winery is vintage. The trailblazer in Tennessee winemaking recently celebrated 30 years of filling goblets and spreading cheer. Come in for a tour or enjoy one of their many unique events.

Old Glory Distilling Company is a small batch distillery offering Old Glory Tennessee Vodka, Smooth Shine and Jumper’s Stash White Rum. Coming a little later is Premium Tennessee Whiskey. While waiting out the process, customers can enjoy a select amount of the whiskey aged in half-size barrels.

Of course, no beer-lover’s travel is complete without a taste of local brews. Blackhorse Pub and Brewery is regionally known for fresh brewed, handcrafted beer paired with gourmet pizza and pastas. Newly introduced beers include Barrel Aged Peach Saison, Dry Cider, Tennessee Sour Ale and Southern Imperial Stout.

Two new craft breweries joined the local scene in 2017. Stars and Bars Brewing Company is a specializes in small batch, high gravity beers and root beer. With nine beers and a homemade root beer always on tap, you’ll find a diverse selection.

Tennessee Valley Brewing offers a cozy atmosphere with hand-crafted tables and bar-tops. Favorites include their American Wheat IPA, Night Stalker Stout, and the Grapefruit Raddler.

Don’t end your visit to Clarksville without indulging your taste buds. Ethnic restaurants satisfy any international craving, plus you’ll also find top-notch authentic southern fare like barbecue and catfish.