Frequently Asked Questions

The festival is located on the grounds of Cisco Brewpub, 1 Redhook Way, Portsmouth NH 03801

Parking is available within the bank parking lots surrounding Pease. Additional parking is available throughout the Pease International Tradeport, in neighboring parking lots, within a short walk. Please keep in mind that the parking lots fill up quickly. If you are coming for the evening session, although the afternoon session will have already released, some or most of the lots may be full. Allow additional time for finding a parking spot.

Anyone 21 and older, with a valid I. D. and ticket. ALL I. D.’s will be checked at the gate… we saw Santa Claus get carded last year.

There is no re-entry once you have entered the Brewfest site. Not even if you forgot your lucky, stuffed owl, key chain.

The event is rain or shine, but takes place both under event tents and outdoors. Check the weather and prepare accordingly. If you see a Weather Channel van and happen to spot Jim Cantore battling an open, sideways facing umbrella, odds are plans have changed.

Unfortunately, we are no longer permitting people to bring a folding and/or lawn chair. If you choose to bring one, it will not be allowed into the Brewfest event site.

Absolutely! Free water will be available at the Prescott Park Arts Festival tent. Food trucks and food vendors will also be on-site throughout the festival grounds selling their product. If you have chosen to be a designated driver, consider a discounted DD ticket package.

Sorry, no outside food or beverages allowed, except pretzel necklaces!

No beer will be for sale inside the Brewfest grounds.

No, but the event site is surrounded by banks. Plan accordingly.

No. All beer tastings are included with your ticket price.

Possibly. All beers are subject to availability and popularity, VIP session beers are in short supply and typically are emptied during the VIP session!

Sorry, tickets are non-refundable. Trust me, somebody you know will take them off your hands. 😉

Credit cards, checks and cash will be accepted for ticket purchases and merchandise purchases on-site.

Brewery maps will be available at the door and posted on the website (printable PDF) a few days prior to the event. (Phone App)

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

No one under 21 will be allowed into the festival.