VIP tickets allow access to the festival one hour earlier and access to enjoy specially selected beer not available to the general public throughout the event.
Ticket Prices: (sold on-line only)
VIP Tickets Include:
VIP Beer Includes: –
Brooklyn Brewery – Passion of the Mango, Table 41 – Bringing up Hostile, Shmaltz – Jewbelation & Hop Momma, Wolf Hollow – Priors Conviction, Four Mile Brewing – Allegewi Double IPA, Keegan Ales – Ruby Red Grapefruit Sour IPA, Cousin Ale Works – Zombie Punch IPA 2.0, Smoking Musket Stout & Bearded Waffle Imperial Stout, C.H. Evans – Skyway Sour, Prison City – Puff Puff Shiv, Great Adirondack Brewing – Barrel Aged – Infinite Forest, Red Shed Brewery – Red Sled Belgian Strong Ale, Fleur De Lis Brew Works – Old Bruin, Great Flats – Dopplebock, Raspberry IPA & Electric Currant Farmhouse Ale, Industrial Arts – Torque Wrench DIPA, Indian Ladder – Naughty Farmer, Coney Island Brewery – Chocolate Ryezome & Midnight Troller, Sager Beer Works – Smugtown Stout, Water Street Brewery – Robot Lips, Lake Placid – #4 Bobby Oud Bruin, Adirondack Pub – Barrel Aged Raspberry Sour, Mad Jack Brewing – Oatmeal Brown Aged on White Oak Chips, Freight Yard Brewing – Switch IPA, CB Craft Brewers – Funky Monkey Hazy IPA, Clemson Bros., – Brewers Mistress, Lake George Brew House – Raspberry Shandy, Salt Point Brewing – Amerillo IPA, Saranac – Super Funk, Crossroads Brewing – Casked Green Fees Pilsner,Artisanal Brew Works – Totes McGoates, Singlecut – Im an ALiigator DDH IIPA, Brewery CIA – Standard Bretting Procedure, Big Ditch – Berry Vision, Other Half – Fifth Anniversary Everything Imperial Stout, Webe – Maple Milk Stout & Passion in the Coulds Milkshake IPA, LBBC – Moonshot Russian Imperial Stout, Strong Rope – Critique of Ares, The Brewers Collective Beer Company – Biltzkrieger, Brown’s – Farm Hand Sour, Solstice & Highball, Brooklyn Brewery – Quintaceratops
This is a 21+ event. All attendees must show valid photo ID at the door. All attendees, including designated drivers, must be 21 or over to attend this event. No exceptions!
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Is there an age limit to this event?
Since this is a beer festival, you must be 21 years of age to be allowed entrance into the festival. Designated drivers must also be at least 21. You must show photo ID to be admitted (no exceptions). Sorry, but NO children, toddlers, infants or strollers are permitted.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?
The event is indoors at the Desmond Hotel.
Where can I buy tickets for this event?
On line only through the ticket link on this page.
Am I allowed to leave and re-enter the festival?
Yes, since this is a public space, you can come and go as you please. Every ticketed person will have a wristband, if you do not have a wristband, then you cannot sample beer or food.
What does admission include?
Admission includes unlimited 3 oz beer samples, as well as food samples provided by over 20 local food purveyors. VIP admission will allow you entry one hour earlier as well as access to rare and special beers all night long. Also remember that the brewers will be pouring your beer, NOT volunteers.
What is the entrance fee for Designated Drivers?
The fee is $20 and will include bottled water and food sampling.
Do Designated Drivers need to be 21?
Yes, this is a 21 and over event.
Are children and perts allowed?
We love pets and kids, but they will not be allowed since this is a 21 and over event.
Will there be a designated smoking area?
If you smoke, there a place outside of the hotel where it is permitted.