World Beer Festival
All About Beer Magazine presents the 2014 World Beer Festival on Saturday, January 18 at Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Many breweries, featuring more than 150 different beers, will be present, featuring a variety of beer styles to sample, including IPAs, pale ales, witbiers, pilsners, ciders, stouts and many more. All About Beer Magazine has presented The World Beer Festival for over a decade and it is recognized as one of the premier beer events in the country, as acclaimed by Forbes.com, USA Today, and Wired Magazine.
New features this year include a South Carolina beer section, an on-site, functional brewery, beer pairing demonstrations and a silent disco.
The festival offers two four-hour sessions. Standard admission to a single session is $40 ($50 the day of the event, if not sold out), which includes a tasting glass for unlimited tastings of over 150 craft beers, plus access into the Art of Beer Experience, education seminars and more. A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $85. Tickets are now available for purchase online.