beerIt’s never too frigid outside to pour a tall, cold one, which is the purpose of the Atlanta Winter Beer Fest. The fourth annual event will be held at the Masquerade, 695 North Ave., in the Old Fourth Ward on January 25 and 26.

After three straight years of sell outs, the festival is adding the second day the festival. Saturday will feature breweries from east of the Mississippi River, with breweries from the west on Sunday, with a total of 300 beers available for sampling.Both days will have live music on four stages, DJs, food and more.

Single day advance tickets are $40 or $50 at the door. Two-day tickets are $70 .Buy tickets and get more information at

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.