Columbus Craft Beer Fest
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Mill Race Park
50 Carl Miske Drive
VIP Tickets: $50
Get into the Beer Fest Starting at 1:00 pm (extra benefits, see Tickets)
Early Bird Tickets: $40
Get into the Beer Fest starting at 1:00 pm
General Admission: $35
Designated drivers: $10
Each drinking ticket will allow for a commemorative
sample glass and unlimited pours of all festival beers available.
Columbus Craft Beerfest is located in beautiful
in the heart of downtown Columbus, Indiana.
*Last pour 6:00
Food & Music!
We are proudly serving local fare at Columbus Craft Beer Fest. 2019 Vendors Include:
Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
Johnson's BBQ Shack
Lucabe Coffee Co.
Thompson Furniture & Savory Swine
Beer tastes better with music! Columbus Craft Beer Fest is proud to present local bands at the fest:
Black Tie Optional
Tic Tac Flow
Travel & Accommodations
Travel to Columbus
With the unique attractions and amenities of a big city, but without the crowds and traffic, Columbus, Indiana is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway or a day of exploration. We are conveniently located within the Indianapolis, Louisville, and Cincinnati triangle.
We are currently developing travel information and parking instructions. In the meantime, please check out the Columbus Area Visitors Center's information on how to get to Columbus and other things to do while you're in town!
Hotel Indigo is located just across the street from Mill Race Park, home of the Columbus Craft Beer Fest!
La Quinta Inn and Suites - 2.4 miles
Courtyard Columbus Tipton Lakes - 3.1 miles
What if I lost my ticket or deleted my confirmation email?
You should still be able to access your ticket(s) through your E-tix account that you created when you purchased your ticket(s). If for any reason you are unable to access your ticket(s) through E-tix and have exhausted all other options, please contact us. Assuming you really did purchase a ticket, we'll be able to see that and will do our best to get your tickets re-sent to you (after we ask a few verification questions, of course).
Where is VIP Parking Located?
VIP Parking is located in Mill Race Park off of 5th Street. Please have VIP tickets present in order to park.
How do I get to the beer fest from my hotel?
Can I bike?
Yes! Bike racks are available as well a ColumBIKEs, which will be available for rent.
What if it rains?
We hope for great weather, but the show will go on even if it sprinkles a bit ☺
Can I bring my kids?
This event is 21+ only. All guests should bring their ID.
Can I bring my dog?
No. For the safety of your pup and others, no pets are allowed.
What can I expect when I come?
With purchase of a drinking ticket, all patrons will be allowed unlimited samples of craft beer! You won’t have to bring your wallet except to show ID and buy any food or swag you want.
What about safety?
For the safety of participants, we will have EMT's and Sheriff's Reserves on site. We hope that they will all be very bored with nothing to do.
What if I'm hungry?
We will be selling food and drink at the event. There will be no outside food or drink allowed what-so-ever, with the exception of pretzel necklaces (which are a basic requirement at a beer festival!).
Can I talk to the brewers?
Yes! Our brewers are masterful creators of beer. They are the ones that made it, and you should talk to them and tell them how much you love it!
What if I have to leave?
This event is single entry only. If you leave, you will not be allowed back on the premise.
What's there to do afterwards?
CCBF is located in the heart of downtown Columbus, Indiana! We are working with our local merchants to bring you great deals on food and drinks after the event! Stay tuned!
How do I get back to the hotel?
Uber will be available, and the people trails are perfect for a nice stroll back to the hotel.
Have other questions?
Contact the Columbus Craft Beer Fest committee.