Mills River Cidery

Happy Saturday! We are open from 11:00 am until 10:00 pm


Bold Rock Mills River will re-open its doors June 3rd. Please read about our commitment to our visitor’s health and safety: Crafting a Better Experience

The Bold Rock Mills River Cidery opened in October 2015 and is nestled in some of North Carolina’s most fertile farmland just 20 minutes from Downtown Asheville. Visit to learn about the process behind our cider crafted from locally sourced Henderson County apples and enjoy expansive views of the production floor and bottling line. Our Mills River Cidery offers complimentary tours Saturday and Sunday at 1, 3, & 5 pm [please note that tours will be temporarily unavailable January 2020 to March 2020]. We offer hard cider tastings as well as pints, flights and even local craft beer. The Bold Bites Mobile Kitchen offers freshly prepared BBQ and other Southern fixins’ all week and an expansive Cider Garden ensures plenty of space for guests to spread out and relax. We are dog and kid friendly! Swing by today to experience it for yourself!

Our Location

72 School House Rd.
Mills River, NC 28759

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Regular Business Hours

  • Monday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bold Rock invites guests to enjoy our facilities for private and corporate events. Investigate availability and pricing by submitting an event inquiry.

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