Brooklyn Pour New York Craft Beer Festival 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Brooklyn Expo Center
72 Noble St.
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Q: Where is Brooklyn Pour located?
A: Brooklyn Pour will be held at Brooklyn Expo Center located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, just north of Williamsburg.
Q: Is there an age limit to attend Brooklyn Pour?
A: All Brooklyn Pour guests must be 21+ with a valid ID. This includes designated drivers.
Q: What types of tickets will be available?
A: Brooklyn Pour will offer General Admission and VIP tickets; all will be on sale on Wednesday, July 27th at 10:00AM through www.ticketfly.com.
Q: Will tickets be available at the door on the day of the event?
A: Brooklyn Pour typically sells out in advance so we suggest to buy tickets in advance. If tickets are available, they will be available at the door on the day of the event and subject to an $10 increased fee.
Q: What do I get for the price of my Brooklyn Pour ticket?
A: Tickets to Brooklyn Pour include complimentary samples from 100+ beers in addition to a souvenir tasting glass and an event guide to help you navigate throughout the event. Each brewery will be sampling a few of their best beers to all Brooklyn Pour guests.
Q: Do you offer a designed driver ticket?
A: Brooklyn Pour is close to major public transit — subway, bus lines and ferry. We do not offer a discount ticket as we encourage everyone to take public transportation. Local cab companies are also available from the venue if needed.
Q: Will there be food and non-alcoholic beverages available at Brooklyn Pour?
A: Yes, there will be food vendors at the event with food available for purchase in addition to non-alcoholic beverages available.
Q: Will there be a coat or bag check?
A: There will not be a coat or bag check available at the venue.
Q: How can breweries get involved at Brooklyn Pour?
A: Please contact us at email@example.com.
Q: What does the VIP ticket get me?
A: Entry into the event one hour early, unlimited access to the private VIP lounge, complimentary canapes and oysters — perfectly paired with Blue Point Brewery brews, select cheese from Cabot Creamery, and a VIP Gift (Swag) Bag. And, of course, the respect of your peers.
Q: Can I buy beer from the brewers there? Do they have six-packs, cases, etc.?
A: Just samples at the fest, but you can speak to some of the brewers and order select products online at their booths.
Q: Are the breweries divided into sections (by area, or size, etc.)?
A: As you walk through the expo, you'll encounter a wonderful, electic mix of brewers from all over the country and beyond! (So, no.)
Q: Will there be complimentary food/snacks available?
A: There will be plenty of food to purchase at the Astor Room Dining Hall, and free snack tastings at the John WM Macy’s Cheesestick and Pretzel booth.
Q: Aside from beer tasting, what activities will be there?
A: So many! At the Game Zone, you'll find cornhole, ring toss and pong.
DJ Tim Martell will be rockin the DJ Booth all day.
And, we've got photobooths set up throughout the event, so you and your photogenic friends can take fun theme pics.
Q: Can I take pictures of the brewers and of the event? Can I share on social media?
A: You better! (and show all your friends who didn't come what they're missing!) Use the hashtag #BKPour on all social media sites — and don't forget to find our filter on Snapchat (just snap & then slide right or left til you see it!).
Q: Will there be Brooklyn Pour merchandise to purchase (t-shirts, hats, etc.)?
A: No — but feel free to design your own later at home.
Q: After the event ends at 6pm, can I stay longer to speak with brewers and others?
A: As Semisonic sings "You can't stay here ".
Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: Sorry; no pups, kitties or parakeets.
Q: Will there be non-alcoholic beverages available?
A: And how! There's refreshing Polar Water and Seltzer, revitalizing Vita Coco Coconut Water, and Califia Farms is providing blended cold brew coffee samples — as well as a free bottle of their new Nitro Cold Brew Coffee to the first 50 people who have their pics taken at the Califia Photobooth!
Q: Will I find happiness?
A: Yes — Just drink until you do.