Where is Brew & Food Festival held?

Brew & Food Festival will be held on Saturday, August 26th at Embarcadero Marina Park North. Here’s the address:400 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101.

Is the festival 21+?

Yes, Brew & Food Festival is a 21+ event. You’ll need to bring a valid photo ID to gain entry.

What does admission include?

Admission to Brew & Food Festival includes samples of more than 200 craft beers, live entertainment and water. Food will be available for purchase from our awesome chefs and restaurants.

Is re-entry allowed?

Yes, as long as you do not remove or tamper with your wristband, you will be allowed to re-enter the festival.

Is water available at the festival?

Yes, there will be free water available to all participants at the Brew & Food Festival. Please feel free to bring a reusable, refillable water bottle to use at the festival. If you don’t have one to bring, you can always use your sampling cup.

What if I don't want to drink but still wish to attend?

Designated Driver tickets will be available to purchase at the door on the day of the event; there will be free water available to all Designated Drivers. Designated Drivers who are accompanying an Early Entry or VIP Pavilion ticket holder may access the festival early but may not enter the VIP Pavilion.  Any DD found drinking alcohol will be immediately removed from the festival and barred from access to future Motley Brews events.

What payment options do you accept for BFF?

We accept major credit cards via our website prior to the event. We also accept all major credit cards at the door as well as cash. We do not accept checks.

Do the breweries ever run out of beer?

Occasionally we will run out of a certain beer that is popular with our attendees. Luckily, there are always plenty of other beers to sample until the end of the festival.

Can I get a refund on my ticket purchase?

Sorry, but we cannot offer refunds on any tickets purchased.

What if it rains?

The festival will happen rain or shine. BFF will not be cancelled due to rain.

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BFF Rules & Regulations

Attendees must have driver’s license or other government-issued form of identification that verifies legal drinking age of 21. Please note that this is a sampling event. Anyone found intoxicated will be promptly escorted out of the festival by security and not allowed re-entry. No pets allowed in the festival area. Please be aware of “driving under the influence” laws and plan accordingly. Promotional photos and video will be taken at the event and you grant permission for your likeness to be used without compensation. We reserve the right to remove any individuals for including but not limited to intoxication, fighting and rudeness. You will be escorted out of the event and not allowed re-entry if any of the above occurs and will be subject to prosecution. We reserve the right to check all bags. No backpacks or blankets please. No outside glassware allowed inside the event.