Know Before You Go: Decatur Craft Beer Festival 10/17/15

Decatur Craft Beer Festival

Decatur Craft Beer Festival returns to beautiful downtown Decatur this Saturday, October 17! This year offers unlimited sips from more than 80 fine breweries, and to make sure you’re fully prepared, we’ve put together some info you need to know before you go!


  • General Admission Tickets are officially sold out.
  • VIP Tickets are still available (very limited amount!) for $100.

Proceeds from VIP ticket sales go to the Georgia Craft Brewers Guild – the advocacy group for all of your favorite local breweries. VIP tickets also allow you to use the exclusive VIP entrance and complimentary snacks all afternoon. You’ll also get access to very special beers made just for the festival by Georgia craft brewers including Burnt Hickory, Creature Comforts, Eventide, Monday Night, Reformation, Southbound, Sweetwater, Three Taverns, Terrapin, Twains, Yes, Face and tons more!

Festival Hours

Saturday, October 17 12 p.m. – 5p.m.

Festival Map

VIP Entrance is located at the top (North) of N. McDonough.
General Admission Entrance is located West of Church St and South of E. Court Square.

All guests are allowed to leave and re-enter with their wristband at their leisure.

What To Bring:

  • Valid driver’s license or passport is required as proof of age
  • Small bags. All bags subject to search.
  • Rain Jackets/Coats

What NOT To Bring:

  • No babies – No one under 21 is admitted
  • No large bags
  • No outside food or beverages
  • No tents, lawn chairs, etc.
  • No dogs (except for service animals)

Parking & Transportation:

Please DO NOT drink and drive! There are many options to get to and from Decatur Craft Beer Festival safely.

MARTA is Smarta
There are three MARTA stations within Decatur city limits:

  • East Lake Station
    2260 College Ave., Atlanta, GA 30307
  • Decatur Station
    400 Church St., Decatur, GA 30030
    On the square at the intersection of Church and Sycamore
  • Avondale Station
    915 East Ponce de Leon Ave., Decatur, GA 30030

Taxi Services

  • Uber
    Go to or download the Apple or Android app for your smartphone
  • Yellow Cab Taxi Service
  • Decatur’s Best Taxi Service

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