Tapping Rural America: Craft Breweries Pour New Life Into Small Towns – NPR.ORG

20 and 30 somethings, returned to Bend, Ore., (pop. 2,700) knowing what they liked about places they’ve lived in, and wanted to make it happen back home.

Craft Beer’s Big Impact on Small Towns & Forgotten Neighborhoods –

After taking over an old Dollar General store, Hand of Fate Brewing in Petersburg, Illinois (pop. 2,200) is a major success.

Finger Lakes Beer Trail : Highlighting over 100 regional craft breweries and events

Fleur De Lis Brew Works: A wonderful brewery in nearby Seneca Falls

Lake Drum Brewing: Craft beer and cider, live music, positive vibes. Geneva, NY

WeBe Brewing Co: A former car garage, WeBe takes pride in using local ingredients.