Ticket Options 2017 Dates Session Time Price Purchasing Options
General Admission Friday, June 9, 2017 5-9 PM $35 in advance, $45 at the door button_buy_tickets
General Admission Saturday, June 10, 2017 2-7  PM $35 in advance, $45 at the door button_buy_tickets
VIP Saturday, June 10, 2017 1-7  PM $55 in advance, $65 at door button_buy_tickets
Designated Driver Friday, June 9, 2017 5-9 PM $10 at the ticket booth only
Designated Driver Saturday, June 10, 2017 2-7  PM $10 at the ticket booth only
Omaha Tap House Pepperwood
579 N 155th Plaza
Omaha, NE  68154
Spirit World
6680 Center Street
Omaha, NE 68106
The Casual Pint
8718 Countryside Plaza
Omaha, NE
Thunderhead Brewing Tap Room
13304 W Center Road
Omaha, NE 68124
Upstream Brewing Co. – Old Market
514 South 11th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Horsemen’s Park
6303 Q Street
Omaha, NE 68117
General Admission tickets include:

One day festival access, tasting glass, unlimited 2 ounce tastings of craft beer and hard cider. Saturday General Admission tickets also include access to the hourly Beer Academy sessions.

VIP tickets include:

Saturday festival access, early entry, tasting glass, unlimited 2 ounce tastings of craft beer,  Beer Academy sessions (based on availability), and access to the VIP Lounge and specialty beers not available in the tasting tents. Limited to 300 tickets.

Designated Driver tickets include:

One day festival access and 3 non-alcoholic drink tickets.  Designated Driver tickets are available at the door only.

Please see FAQ for more information.
Ticket disclosure:

You must be over the age of 21 with a valid driver’s license or state issued ID card to enter the festival. Your ID will be checked prior to entering festival grounds.
Pets are not allowed on the property. Children, even when accompanied by an adult, are not allowed.
No outside food or beverage allowed on property (exception: bottled water and pretzel necklaces). For security purposes, you hereby consent to the reasonable inspection of your person and property before entering the festival.
By purchasing admission or entering the festival grounds you assume all risk of violating the state law if you operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant and further waive and forever release Omaha Racing and Exposition as well as indemnify Omaha Beer Fest.  You voluntarily assume all risks and dangers of personal injury and all other hazards arising from or related to the beer festival, whether occurring prior to, during or after said event.
You grant Omaha Beer Fest permission to use your name or image in any photographs, television or radio broadcast of the beer festival.
Festival organizers and vendors have authority to refuse service to intoxicated persons. Drink responsibly and use a designated driver.
Rain or shine. No refunds, no exchanges.

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