Frequently Asked Questions:

What do I need to bring?

Remember to bring your tickets to be scanned. You must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Valid ID must be carried at all times and produced upon request.

Is the Lower Hudson Valley Craft Beer Festival an outdoor event?

VIP sessions I  (12-4 PM) and II  (4-8 PM) will take place indoors for the first hour and then continue in the tent area outside Growler & Gill. VIP ticket holders enter through the front door of Growler & Gill.

General admission sessions  (1-4 PM and 5-8 PM) will take place outdoors behind the Growler & Gill under several tents. Entrance to the General Admission will be around the back of the building.

*This is a Rain or Shine event*

How do I get there and where should I park?

The NJ Transit Nanuet train station is a 10 min walk from Growler & Gill. If you are driving, parking is available in the commuter lot 1/4 mile east of Growler & Gill on Rt. 59. Click here for directions to parking area. There is a sidewalk to walk the short distance to Growler & Gill.   Local taxi services are always available if you choose not to drive.

Will I need to eat before attending?

Bailey’s Smokehouse BBQ will be available for purchase. Hot pretzels and churros will also be available for purchase. VIP admission includes hors d’oeuvres.

How much can I drink?

We’re concerned about your safety, so please do not drink… at all… and drive. This is why we have offered Designated Driver tickets. Designated Driver tickets must be purchased along with General Admission tickets.

Upon entering, you will receive  tickets for 10 samples. If you wish to have more, additional tickets will be available at no additional cost at the entrance. Please drink responsibly and pace yourself.  We reserve the right to refuse alcohol to anyone who appears to have had enough to drink.

This is a 21 and over event

We‘re looking forward to seeing you and having a great time!