FAQ

Where can I park?

Parking is available throughout the Sierra tract neighborhood and throughout Sierra Blvd. Please be mindful of businesses around 2544 Lake Tahoe Blvd. and do not park in their parking lots.

How much beer is in a sample?

Samples for the Tahoe Brewfest will be 4 oz. each

 

How much does the event cost?

To attend the event is free, although there is a price to sample beer. The purchase samples, advance tickets start at $20 for a commemorative tasting glass and 5 samples. Additional punch cards will be $5 for 5. Ticket sales will go up to $25 at the door of the event. We are also offering a special deal for our homebrewer competition, which is open to only 100 people. With the purchase of the regular ticket price, the add on, will be $20. If all you would like to do is sample the homebrewer competition and get a commemorative glass, that price is $30. There will also be availability to purchase food, merchandise and other fun things at the event.

 

Tell me about the bike valet, where is it and how much does it cost?

The bike valet will be located at the south entrance of the event (Palmira Ave.). The cost of the bike valet will be based on donations towards the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Tahoe.

 

Is the event dog friendly?

Unfortunately, the event does not allow our furry friends to just us this year. We hope we can allow them in the future.

Do I have to be 21 to attend?

No, this event is family friendly and all ages are welcome! There will be plenty to do besides sample beer so come on down and experience great food, live music, games, and so much more!

Is anything provided for designated drivers?

Sodas and water will be available for purchase through the BGCLT snack bar for a very low price!

 

How many breweries will there be?

We are anticipating as many as 13 breweries from around the lake and beyond. We have a very exciting home brewers competition, King of the Home Brew, that will take place for cash, trophies, and bragging rights.

What family activities will there be?

Food trucks and vendors, arts & crafts, shopping, 'lawn' games and live music! There will be plenty to do for the whole family.

 

Can I buy pints?

There is an option to purchase a pint glass and fill for $12 on the website as well as the day of. Although, the more samples you drink, the more likely you'll get to that pint.

 

What will the food be? (veg/vegan options?)

Different food vendors throughout the area will provide food. Cold Water Brewery will have their restaurant as well as the Vegan Cafe in the building area. BGCLT will provide a snack bar with ware, sodas, chips, etc. Cold Water Brewery will also be serving grab and go items from an outside station, including burgers, dogs, tri-tip sandwiches, fish tacos and their famous street corn. We have a few more available spots for additional vendors; when they are confirmed we will let you know!

I've purchased my tickets online? Where are they?

If you have purchased tickets online, the name that you used to purchase the tickets will be added to the 'Will Call' list at the front entrance of the Brewfest (Front Entrance is located off Palmira Ave.). If you would like to print out the receipt, you may bring that with you as well.