Frequently Asked Questions
WHEN IS THE 2013 AUSTIN SPECIALTY BEER FESTIVAL HELD?
Saturday, February 23rd
12pm-10pm; VIP and Early Entrance can arrive at the gate at 11:00am
WHERE IS THE EVENT HELD?
2101 Jesse E. Segovia Street, Austin, TX
WHAT DOES MY TICKET INCLUDE?
Official ASBF tasting glass & 10 beer tickets (more tickets available for $1 each)
WHAT CAN I GET FOR MY BEER TICKETS?
Each drink ticket is good for a 2 ounce sample
Beer garden pints are available for 4 drink tickets
WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH THE BEER GARDEN?
Full pints are only $4 (4 drink tickets) and you can take them anywhere in the park
If you want to just come hang out, enjoy a frosty cold pint and people watch, this is for you. Newcastle and Newcastle Limited Edition are the featured beers this year.
CAN I COME AND GO THROUGH OUT THE DAY?
Yes, by all means.
You must have your glass AND wristband. NO EXCEPTIONS! (and no trying to pass them off to your friends if you leave early so they get in free. Proceeds go to the Boys & Girls Club of the Austin Area don’t be “that guy”).
WHAT IDENTIFICATION DO YOU ACCEPT?
ID is required for everyone regardless of age. Acceptable forms are:
- A driver’s license with a photo from any state
- A current passport
- A DMV Identification card
- A military card
(The state identification card and/or the military card must have a picture of the person.)
WHEN IS THE LAST POSSIBLE MOMENT WHEN I CAN GET A BEER?
LAST CALL is at 9:30 . The event closes at 10pm.
WILL THERE BE FOOD AT THE EVENT?
Heck yes. ASBF will offer some delicious food selection from some of Austin’s most popular food trucks/trailers.
DO YOU TAKE CREDIT CARDS?
The event is cash only unless you purchase online in advance. There will be ATM machines onsite.
ANY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION OR TAXIS?
Please see GETTING THERE page for detailed info on buses, parking and taxis.
WHERE CAN I FIND PARKING?
Parking is available around Fiesta Gardens. Details are available in the GETTING THERE page.
WILL ANY BREWERY RUN OUT OF THEIR BEER?
With this many great beers, it’s hard to keep all these great beers in stock for the entire day. Please come early to avoid missing any beers. There are no refunds for unused drink tickets
CAN I BRING MY CHILD?
Sorry, but kids are not allowed. 21 and up only.
CAN I BRING MY PET?
We love pets, but sorry, there are no pets allowed at the event.
HOW CAN I FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE AUSTIN AREA?
Please visit the BGCAA website
I CAN’T COME TO THE EVENT, CAN I STILL SUPPORT THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE AUSTIN AREA?
Please visit the BGCAA donate page
WHO DO I CONTACT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?
Please submit the contact form.