22nd Annual World Beer Festival Durham 2017

World Beer Festival in Durham, North Carolina 5 glasses of beer

The World Beer Festival Durham 2017, returning for its 22nd year, is hosted by All About Beer Magazine.  This festival brings together more than 250 world-class beers from breweries around the world, as well as food vendors and great music by local and regional artists.

Sample rare and unique beers, learn about ingredients and pairings, and hand out with fellow beer enthusiasts at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Downtown Durham.

Annual World Beer Festival happens Saturday October 14.  The first session is from noon-4 pm and the second session is from 6 to 10 pm.  Must be 21 years or older to attend.  The World Beer Festival showcases a diverse range of styles and flavors including seasonal beers with limited availability.

Durham, North Carolina is sometimes referred to as “Beer City.”  Here is a selection of local Durham breweries in our area:


Beer Durham
404 Hunt Street
Downtown Durham
(919) 680-0770

Tasting Room Hours:
Mon.-Wed. 12 pm to 8 pm
Thurs.-Fri. 12 pm to 10 pm
Sat. 9 am to 10 pm
Sun. 12 pm to 7 pm


Bottle 501
3219 Watkins Road, #200
(919) 402-1501

Mon. 3 pm to 10 pm
Tues.-Sat. 12 pm to 10 pm
Sun. 12 pm to 7 pm


Bull City Burger and Brewery
107 E. Parrish St. #105
(919) 680-2333

Restaurant Open:
Sun.-Thurs. 11:11 am to 10 pm
Fri.-Sat. 11:am to 11:30 pm


Bull Durham Beer Co.
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
409 Blackwell St.

During Ball Games; Off-season supply local restaurants and events on American Tobacco Campus


Durty Bull Brewing Co.
206 Broadway St. #104
Downtown Durham

Tap Room Open:
Mon.-Thurs. 4 pm to 9 pm
Fri. 4 pm to midnight
Sat. Noon to midnight
Sun. 1 pm to 5 pm


Fullsteam Brewery
726 Rigsbee Ave.
Downtown Durham
(919) 682-2337

Tavern Hours:
Tues.-Thurs. 4 pm to 12 am
Fri. 2 pm to 2 am
Sat. 12 pm to 2 am
Sun. 12 pm to 12 am


Ponysaurus Brewing Company
219 Hood St.
Golden Belt Arts District
Downtown Durham
(979) 482-7701

Taproom Hours:
Mon.-Thurs. 3 pm to 11 pm
Fri. 3 pm to midnight
Sat.-Sun. Noon to midnight


Starpoint Brewing
2501 University Dr. #4
(984) 219-7538

Mon.-Thurs. 10 am to 10 pm
Fri.-Sat. 10 am to midnight
Sun. 12 pm to 10 pm

Morehead Manor Bed and Breakfast is centrally located to these places.  We invite you to stay with us and enjoy a delicious, gourmet breakfast each morning.

The YouTube video below is a sneak peek at what to expect at this year’s 22nd Annual World Beer Festival in Durham, North Carolina!

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