Purchase tickets early for the Brookhaven Beer Fest and put $5 back in your pocket or save it for happy hour. This year's event takes place on Saturday, June 9th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Tickets cost $40 online in advance or $50 at the door. Use code "buzz" when ordering online for $5 off the price. Admission gets beer lovers a taste of over 150 brews to choose from, live entertainment from a DJ and 2 bands and a cup to commemorate the ocassion.
Last year's first annual event drew some 4,000 visitors with hopes of toppling that number this summer. Beat the parking lot crowd and leave the car behind and take MARTA to the Brookhaven station. The festival takes place at 4047 Apple Valley Road behind the MARTA station.
For those wanting to skip area hotels for something more quaint, try aÂ bed and breakfastÂ in Atlanta. Stay in a historic home or in one of Atlanta's walkable neighborhoods to hit up the pubs after you refine your beer palate at the festival.