All About Beer Festival – NC, SC and VA
All About Beer Magazine sponsors annual beer festivals in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia since 1996. The World Beer Festivals are among the premier beer events in the country and allow visitors a chance to taste and sample craft and specialty beers in two-ounce pours.
The festival offers two four-hour sessions, one from noon to 4 p.m. and the second session and will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Admission will vary depending on which venue and city the festival is held at. The admission includes samples from a selection of more than 300 beers from 100 breweries, music by local bands, educational sessions by industry experts and a festival tasting glass.
The festival has four locations – Durham or Raleigh, NC, Columbia, SC and Richmond, VA. Each festival also benefits a local charity that they have selected for their contribution to the host city. The mission of the festival is to educate the public in beer appreciation and beer quality and to build the local beer community. It is focused on promoting the positive attributes of the growing beer culture. The festival creates a very unique atmosphere that promotes responsible consumption with a relaxation and enjoyable setting.
A ton of beer with those who love beer, you just can’t beat a festival like the World Beer Festival. Be sure to check out their website for locations and times.