Best of SC Craft Beer Festival


The South Carolina Brewers Guild presents Hop Forward, its 2nd Annual Best of SC Craft Beer Festival. This festival showcases a variety of breweries from all over the state serving the best craft beer from South Carolina. A variety of 50+ breweries will be on hand to pour a taste your favorite craft beer along with several food trucks for an experience every beer lover will enjoy! Grab your tickets now! It's sure to be an event you don't want to miss!

When: September 30th, 2023
Where: Junction 800 (800 Gervais St Columbia, SC 29201
Ticket prices: General Admission-$65 VIP-$95 DD-$20

General admission and DD tickets are still available.  To buy tickets visit the link below.

The SCBG is excited to have Hotel Trundle as the official hotel for the Hop Forward: Best of SC Craft Beer Festival! Book online and use the code SCBEERFEST23 to receive a 10% discount off of your room.

Book your stay at Hotel Trundle here:

Other Accommodations: The SCBG has secured a limited number of discounted rooms with the hotels listed below. Make your hotel selection and secure your reservations early because rooms are based upon availability, and they will go fast. Check with your hotel choice for their cancellation policy. 
Aloft Columbia Downtown                                                                                         
823 Lady St., Columbia, SC 29201                                                                             
$185.00 Rate Make your reservation by September 4, 2023
Book online: Book your group rate for South Carolina Brewers Guild
.02 miles to Junction 800
Cambria Hotel Columbia Downtown/Vista                                                          
1000 Lady St., Columbia, SC 29201                                                                           
$169.00 Rate Make your reservation by: September 1, 2023
Book online: 2023 Best of SC Craft Beer Festival - Cambria Hotel Booking Link                                                                    
.04 miles to Junction 800
Hampton Inn Downtown Columbia Historic District                                       
822 Gervais St., Columbia, SC 29201                                                                       
$199.00 Rate Make your reservation by August 31, 2023
Book online:
About 400 feet to Junction 800
Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Columbia Downtown                                
501 Taylor St., Columbia, SC 29201
$129.00 - $139.00 Rate Make your reservation by August 30, 2023
Book online: Book your group rate for SC Craft Beer Festival
.06 miles to Junction 800
Holiday Inn Columbia Downtown                                                                            
1233 Washington St., Columbia, SC 29201                                                            
$149.00 Rate Make your reservation by August 30, 2023
Book online: 2023 SC Craft Beer Festival - Holiday Inn Columbia Downtown
1.6 miles to Junction 800