FAQ'S

  • What is the Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival?

    The 5th annual Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017. Attendees will be able to sample more than 100 craft beers from 30 breweries.
  • Where is the Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival held?

    In Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park, 100 Main Street (corner of Buschman and Main Streets).
  • What time is the event?

    Admission for ticket holders begins at 5PM. If available, tickets can be purchased on site starting at 5:30PM. VIP ticket holders will be admitted to the event one hour early (4PM). VIP tickets will not be sold on-site at the Festival. The event ends at 8PM.
  • Where can I buy tickets?

    Check out our "Tickets" page!
  • Can tickets be purchased at the door?

    If tickets are available, tickets will be sold at the door starting at 5:30PM. Due to venue capacity and amount of beer on hand, only a limited number of tickets will be sold so advanced purchase is highly recommended. VIP tickets will not be available at the door.
  • Where can I find information about different ticket types and what they include?

    Check out our "Tickets" page!
  • Who can access the VIP area?

    Those who purchased VIP tickets will get a VIP wristband pass upon admittance to the Festival. The wristband is required to gain admittance to the VIP area.
  • What do I need to bring to the event?

    You must have a valid photo ID and be at least 21 years of age to attend this event. You can bring your ticket as a paper printout or it can be shown on your mobile device.
  • Can children attend?

    No one under 21 years of age will be allowed entry to the festival. Valid photo IDs are required for admittance.
  • Can I bring my baby or toddler in a carrier or stroller?

    No one under 21 years of age is allowed, no exceptions.
  • Can we bring our pets?

    Pets are not allowed.
  • What about parking?

    Carpooling or arranging transportation with a service like GroveRideNow is highly recommended, as on-site parking is very limited. Further parking details will be emailed to ticket holders.
  • Can I get a refund if I cannot attend?

    All sales are final and we cannot provide refunds.
  • Can I purchase a Festival t-shirt at the Festival?

    A limited number of t-shirts will be available at the event, but can also be purchased in advance when purchasing your event ticket. T-shirts are $16, ($1 extra for 2XL and above). Shirts must be picked up at the Festival, they will not be shipped. If purchased at the door, cash and credit cards will be accepted.
  • Will there be food available for purchase at the event?

    Yes, there will be food vendors available outside the event. VIP ticket holders will have access to complimentary food, soft drinks, and water in the VIP area. No outside food or drink will be allowed, with the exception of pretzel necklaces.
  • Can I bring food and drink into the festival?

    No outside food or drink will be allowed, with the exception of pretzel necklaces.
  • Will there be music?

    Yes, there will be live music.
  • Is smoking permitted at the Festival?

    Smoking will be permitted in designated areas.
  • Where should I stay if I am coming into town for this event?

    Call the Red Lion Inn & Suites at 601.264.8080 for the festival rate of $89 per night.
  • How can breweries be involved?

    Contact Festival Coordinator, Jennifer Clark, at jennifer@emergeevents.com for more information.
  • How can I volunteer for this event?

    Check out our "Volunteer" page.
  • How can I become a food vendor for this event?

    Contact Festival Coordinator, Jennifer Clark, at jennifer@emergeevents.com for more information.
  • How can I sponsor this event?

    Contact Festival Coordinator, Jennifer Clark, at jennifer@emergeevents.com for more information.