RateBeer World's Best Beer Festival and Awards Ceremony
RateBeer World's Best is a two-day, destination beer festival that you don't want to miss! January 28-29, 2017. Widely regarded as a top three beer event in the world, it has a face-melting beer list from the world's most sought after breweries. In 2017, there will be more sessions, an extended two-hour VIP festival session, more supporting events for tourists, and another ridiculously awesome assortment of world class brewers.
The RateBeer Best Festival on Saturday, January 28 is held in a private hangar at Santa Rosa Airport. Brewers from over 34 of the world's top breweries will pouring their own beers. Food items from Sonoma County food vendors will be available for purchase. An early, 90-minute tasting session will be available for VIP ticket holders.
The Award Ceremony for industry members is followed by a reception you can purchase tickets for. It's held on Sunday, January 29, at the Flamingo Hotel in Santa Rosa. The reception and bottle share, called Encomium, offers beer fans, brewers, and others tastes and the chance to toast their favorites.