Botetourt County's newest brewery officially opens

Ballast Point ribbon cutting held Monday morning

BOTETOUR COUNTY – Botetourt County's newest brewery is officially open.

Ballast Point held a grand ribbon cutting Monday morning in Daleville.

Employees put the finishing touches on the Greenfield Park facility on Sunday.

This is just the first phase of the brewery, which includes a tasting room and restaurant that seats up to 300 people, providing almost 200 jobs.

The eleventh largest craft brewer in the country is a $47 million investment for the Roanoke Valley.