Mills River Cidery

Happy Thursday! We are open from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm

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 daily tours and 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. Swing by today to experience it for yourself!


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Our Location

72 School House Rd.
Mills River, NC 28759

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Regular Business Hours

  • Monday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Tuesday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 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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