What to Expect at GBF’18

Hey ticket-holders, here’s the scoop on what to expect at the fest tomorrow!

Gwinnett Beer Fest is TOMORROW, Saturday, May 5th @ Coolray Field! 

We hope you’re as stoked as we are! Here’s what to expect….

  1. This event is 21 and over for all ticket-holders, including Designated Drivers! No exceptions. This means NO PETS (service animals are welcome) and NO BABIES, NO CHILDREN (even if they’re in a stroller.)
  2. This event is non-refundable and happening rain or shine. Get ready, the beers will be flowing! (View Beer List )
  3. Parking is available for $5 at the stadium for General Admission ticket-holders, and parking is FREE for VIP ticket-holders with proof of VIP ticket in Parking Lot A.
  4. All IDs will be checked at the gate. Bags will be searched at the gate as well. Firearms and outside food or beverage is prohibited.
  5. VIP entrance opens at noon, and General Admission opens at 1 pm. Have your ticket printed out or pulled up on your mobile phone, along with your ID. (21 and over only)
  6. You will have access to Unlimited samples from 1-5pm. Pouring stops at 5pm – and trust us, you’ll be feeling great by then!
  7. Buy your exclusive 2018 Gwinnett Beer Fest Shirts and other goodies at the Suwanee Magazine/Merch Tent!
  8. Getting Hungry? We will have food from Bustin’ Butts BBQ, Smash Juice Café, Marco’s Pizza, Daddy O’Brien’s Irish Ice Cream, Flashpoint Grill Concessions at Coolray Field, and King of Pops!
  9. Going VIP? Click here to see the VIP food menu.
  10. If you leave the premises, make sure to get a stamp on your hand for re-entry.


Okay, now that we got all of that out of the way…Lets get to the FUN STUFF!



12:00pm: VIP food is set out upstairs in the 3rd level VIP area.

12:15, 12:30, and 12:45 pm: VIP ATTENDEES RECEIVE GUIDED TOUR 

Experience a private tasting in the Home Plate Club, get a behind the scenes look at the Gwinnett Stripers locker room and first dibs at walking the bases and beer tasting on the field! 

1pm: GENERAL ADMISSION GATES OPEN and the Beer starts flowin’!

1pm: The Geeks Band starts jammin’ onstage!

1pm: Concession stands open – time to grub!

4pm: VIP food is cleared (grab another slider to soak up the beer)

4:45pm: Last call! Fill those cups with your fave brew one last time.

5pm: The Geeks Band takes a bow.

5:01pm: Find your DD, Hop on the Tannery Shuttle, or CALL UBER / LYFT!


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