FAQ

What is the festival address and where can we park?

308 W Carson Blvd.  There is parking on the side streets off of MInt. However, it’s very limited. You may also take the Light Rail to Carson Street Station.

Which light rail station should i use?

Carson Street Station

Is the event is shine or rain?

Yes, this event is rain or shine.

What is included in my General Admission ticket?

General Admission tickets included beer, wine & cocktail sampling, access to food tastings and a souvenir tasting glass.

Can I bring my children?

Only if they have four legs. The South End Hops Festival is limited to those 21 years or older. 

Can I bring my dog to the festival?

Yes. However, dogs attending South End Hops Festival must be well-behaved, current on their rabies vaccination, and on a 6 foot or shorter lead. No retractable (Flexi) leashes are allowed, as they often cause entanglement in our busy crowds.  

What types of identification are accepted?

Government issued identification. Military ID, driver’s license, passport, or ID card. If you didn’t have to fill out a form and stand in line for it, we don’t accept it. 

There will be music, but will there be any seating?

The VIP area includes reserved seating. General Admission will have some free seating available and you are welcome to bring your own fold able chairs and blankets.

When do the taps shut down?

No beer will be served after 5:45 PM. The event closes at 6 PM. 

What are the festival hours?

VIP and Early admission ticket holders: 1:00 – 6:00 PM.

General Admission Ticket holders: 2:00 – 6:00 PM

Do you take credit cards for entry the day of the event?

Yes, we sure do!

Can we bring in any outside beverages? What if they are non-alcoholic?

We can’t allow any outside beverages for safety and legal reasons and your bags will be checked upon entry. We will have free water available and the food trucks will have soft drinks available for purchase.