Frequently Asked Questions For Strong Beer Fest


Where is Arizona Strong Beer Festival®?

Steele Indian School Park

300 E. Indian School Road.

It is at the corner of Indian School Rd. and 3rd street.

Our event is located near the hospital and is on the east side of the park.


What is the best way to get to Arizona Strong Beer Festival?

Lyft or Light Rail.

Please see our travel page for a special Lyft code

Lyft is the only company that will be permitted to enter the park.


How old do I have to be to enter?

You must be 21 year or older with a valid ID


If I am the Designated Driver, do I have to be 21?

Yes, you must be 21 as the Designated Driver


Are children permitted?

Babies under the age of 1 are permitted into the festival. Due to the size of the festival, we do not allow children over 1


Are camelpacks allowed?

Camelpacks are not permitted.


Are bottled waters permitted?

An empty bottle of water for filling at our water stations is permitted.

No other beverage or food containers are permitted.


Do I have to print my ticket?

No, you can show us the electronic ticket or paper ticket.

Are dogs allowed?

Sorry, we do love our four-legged friends but they are not permitted at this event.


The do’s, don’ts & common sense.

You must present your ticket and ID (You must have a printed ticket or have a mobile device with Eventbrite app and be able to display ticket purchase!).


Ticket holders must present a ticket for each beer as in accordance with Arizona liquor laws.


Backpacks, containers, outside food are not permitted(pretzel necklaces allowed).


Sorry, no pets. Yummy beer-friendly food is available for purchase.


Absolutely no weapons are allowed into the event. Simply put, let’s use the common sense rule: If you’re asking yourself ”I wonder if I can ________,” play it safe and don’t do it/ bring it. Let’s have fun!


*Water – Empty water bottles will be permitted into the festival. In an effort to conserve and create a “green” event the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild has a created a self-serve water station.


* VIP admission begins at 11:30 am (Designated Drivers arriving with VIPs will also be admitted at 11:30 am!) * General admission begins at 1 pm

Last Pour: 4:30 pm. This is per Phoenix City Code and is a contingency on our license to hold this Event. 

* Event ends at 5 pm  * Ticket purchasers and all guests must be 21 or over.

* Valid picture ID must be presented for admission. * This is a rain or shine; no refunds or transfers allowed * Tickets will be limited to avoid overcrowding.


All general admission tickets include admission, one 4-ounce commemorative tasting mug and 40 tasting tickets (each good for one 2-ounce beer taste). Food is available for purchase.


All VIP Tickets include one 4-ounce commemorative tasting mug, 47 tickets, early entry, food, reserved seating area, restrooms.