What do I get with admission?
You get admission into the festival, a snifter glass, beer and food samples while supplies last, access to all of the music and a chance to talk to your favorite brewer, if you can catch them.
What food will be available at the event?
Yes there will be free tasting portions from some of the top restaurants on California's Central Coast.
Are children allowed at the event?
Event is 21 and over only, no minor children or infants will be admitted.
Are there Designated Driver tickets?
We are not able to offer special priced tickets for designated drivers. The ticket price includes not only beer tasting but food and access to concerts throughout the day, please remember all net proceeds benefit the Pioneer Day, a local Non-Profit organization.
When do tickets go on sale?
Tickets will be available for purchase online only throught Eventbrite, the last round of tickets will go on sale Ticket sales are Friday, February 7th at 12am MIDNIGHT. Please check the ticket link for more details.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, please print all tickets that were purchased. If you are unable to print your tickets you must download the Eventbrite app and your purchased tickets to your smartphone for scanning at the entrance. Please also have your photo ID out and ready to be checked when you arrive.
Can we bring pets?
No. Pets, just like children, are not allowed. (exception for service animals)
What happens if it rains?
The event is rain or shine, be prepared for the heat as well. Be sure to drink plenty of water before and during the event.
Can I bring my homebrew to the fest?
No outside food or drinks are allowed. There will be plenty of food, beer and water at the event.
Is there seating?
There is seating in the grandstands. Please do not bring in chairs and blankets as there will not be enough room to set up.
Event Parking will be located in the main parking lot on Riverside Ave. across from the Paso Robles Event Center. A complimentary shuttle to and from the event will be provided on a first come, first served basis.
What is the refund policy?
The event is rain or shine, no refunds no exceptions!
Where should I stay in Paso?
Here is where we recommend staying, you *must* mention the Firestone Beer Fest to a) secure a room, and b) get a discount! Rooms are going fast so do not wait to book. Block room rates are available at hotels noted with drop dates below:
Adelaide Inn (drop date: 4.15.14)
Black Oak Best Western (drop date: 4.15.14)
Courtyard Marriott (drop date: 5.1.14)
Hampton Inn & Suites (drop date: 4.30.14)
Holiday Inn Express (drop date: 5.1.14)
La Quinta Inn & Suites (drop date: 4.30.14)
The Oaks Hotel (drop date: 5.1.14)
Paso Robles Inn (drop date: 4.30.14)
Where should I go wine tasting? That's right we said wine...
Check out PasoWine.com for a full listing of wineries in the area... But you can't go wrong with any Paso Wine.
More questions? Email us.