About 4,000 people poured into the Decatur Court Square Saturday afternoon for the .
Armed with souvenir glasses bearing the festival logo, the festival-goers had about 100 beers to sample. The $40-per-person tickets were sold online and were snapped up very quickly.
Meanwhile, the very first was held at the . For $5, kids and adults got to sample about a dozen root beers and sodas. Proceeds will go toward the citywide reading project.