Red Silo Brewing Company is Cookeville Tennessee’s first brewery located in the historical West Side of Cookeville. They produce small batch beers and sodas and currently have 26 beers on tap.
Hix Farm Brewery is a nano-brewery, farm and taproom. They have a fifteen barrel brewery and grow their own hops on their farm. The tap room is open 7 days a week and often feaures live music and fun events!
Jighead Brewery is one of those rare finds that made a home in an old warehouse. Their love for creating and tasting keeps their craft brew constantly evolving and changing.
Taverns and Tap Rooms
The Timberloft is known for their specialty margaritas, but their fully stocked bar always features many of the local breweries as well as craft beers from around the country. The rustic lodge style bar also has an outside patio with fire pit and they often have live music and entertainment.
Ebels Tavern is hidden away in almost a true to speakeasy form. The Tavern’s Copper Bar was originally built to resemble the historic era of the founding of Carthage at the turn of the 20th Century. It was built in dedication to the beginning of the end of prohibition in Carthage in 2016. The Copper Bar is known for its extensive 50 bottle collection of Tennessee Whiskey’s, Kentucky Bourbons, Mexican Tequila’s, English Gin’s and Caribbean Rums.
Bull & Thistle is an Irish pub located in an old historic building on the square in Gainesboro. Some come just for the atmosphere, the old bar, the history in the walls. Most stay for the fine libations and assorted collection of craft and local beer.
Wineries & Vineyards
Cellar 53 Winery is located a few miles off of I40. Nestled among the vineyards, their boutique winery produces small-lot wines. Come taste on a weekend, purchase a bottle and enjoy a picnic on the property.
Delmonaco Winery & Vineyard is a Tuscan style winery that sprawls over twenty acres of manicured land. Come and enjoy a walking tour and a tasting of their award-winning wines fermented on the premises. Most weekends they have concerts on the lawn.
Paris Winery has a taste of Italy with southern hospitality. They have over fifty years of wine making experience with a third-generation master wine maker, producing award winning vino. Today, they have over 9,000 vines, 23 types of grapes, and 31 flavors of wine to share with wine lovers.
Northfield Vineyards is a family owned winery tucked back in the hills. The farm on which the winery and vineyard sits has been in the Ray family since 1904 and proudly grows not only grapes but hosts the stars of Northfield Vineyards, Burt and Rube. Two Percheron bred draft mules who are the inspiration for the wine label and fun around the farm. They offer tastings on their wines, hard cider, and locally crafted beers seven days a week.
Tennessee Legend Distillery is more than just an every flavor imaginable moonshine distillery. From award winning salted caramel whiskeys and vodka to cream liqueurs, there is a flavor for every pallet. Come spend an afternoon tasting and you’re sure to leave with a smile.
Waterfalls & Parks
Hiking & Biking Trails