Frequently Asked Questions

The festival will follow state and local vaccination and mask mandates. At this time, there are no vaccination or mask mandates for events of this size outdoors. That said, should mandates change Hop Culture reserves the right to amend this requirement in accordance with state and local law.

A negative COVID test will not be required for entry. Nor will masks or proof of vaccination due to the outdoor nature of this event. 

All sales are final. By purchasing a ticket, you agree to comply the festival vaccination/mask policy and Festival Code of Conduct.

You will have unlimited 2 oz. sample pours as part of your admission ticket.

Yes, food will be available for purchase. The restaurants at The Wharf will be accessible to festival attendees. A full list of food available at The Wharf can be found here

The festival team has developed a Code of Conduct that all attendees, breweries and participations are required to agree to. In addition, we have partnered with #NotMe to provide an anonymous mobile app reporting platform for misconduct that will be monitored at all times during the festival and after. To compliment that, the festival management staff has all participated in Safe Bars training providing the team the tools and actions to take as an active bystander to misconduct, as well as, methods to de-escalate unsafe or discriminatory scenarios.

Yes, sealed bottles of water and reusable containers are permitted. 

No, chairs or any other type of seating cannot be brought into the venue. 

Please click here for venue prohibited items and FAQs.

Yes, there will be seltzer, cider and mead tastings available, as well as water. Non-alcoholic options can be purchased at restaurants at The Wharf. 

Yes, state law requires that all attendees are 21 years or older. Infants and toddlers, even under parental supervision, are not permitted. 

Although The Wharf is pet friendly, this event is restricted to service animals only.

Please bring your mobile ticket for a touchless entry process. 

Yes, your wristband will permit you to exit and re-enter the event at your leisure to access food and restrooms.

The only other form of identification that will be accepted is a valid passport.

Yes, please find more information here

Festival Participants