All About Beer Magazine presents the 2013 World Beer Festival on Saturday, January 19 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.
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 beer samples, music by local bands, educational sessions by industry experts, and a festival tasting glass. A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $85. Tickets are now available for purchase online.