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Art Expressions of San Joaquin

Not only will attendees be able to sample some of the finest hops around, the CV Brewfest will also highlight amazing art work from a local charity in Stockton. Art Expressions will feature innovative, creative, and fresh art pieces for purchase. Proceeds will help promote and showcase the works of the talented artists who do not have a dedicated store front in the Central Valley. For more information visit ArtExpressions.org


Q: Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

A: This is a craft beer focused festival; you must be 21 years of age to gain entrance into the event. Designated drivers must also be at least 21. A photo ID is required to be admitted (no exceptions). Sorry, but NO children, toddlers, infants or strollers are permitted.


Q: Are tickets sold at the door?

A: Maybe! A limited number tickets will be sold at the door if the event does not sell out in advance. The only way to guarantee getting a ticket is to buy online in advance.


Q: What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

A: Parking is free and is in the fairground’s main parking area. To get there, go towards the main entrance on N Broadway Ave, but proceed past the main entrance towards the small paved road leading to the parking area. All other gates will be closed. From the parking area, walk south towards the Festival building. See directions and parking info here >


Q: Where to enter

A: The event will take place in front and inside of Building E1 (one of the exhibit halls) at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds. Park in the main fairground parking and then walk south towards the building. See directions and parking info here >


Q: Parking

A: Parking is free and is in the fairground’s main parking area. To get there, go towards the main entrance on N Broadway Ave, but proceed past the main entrance towards the small paved road leading to the parking area. All other gates will be closed. From the parking area, walk south towards the Festival building. See directions and more parking info here >


Q: Are attendees able to smoke marijuana at the Central Valley Brewfest?

A: Sorry CVBF fans, marijuana and/or marijuana products are not allowed inside the event in 2019 and beyond. If that changes we will update this answer.

Q: Can I leave the event and re-enter later?

A: No, there are no in-and-out privileges. If you exit the event area, you will not be allowed to re-enter.

Q: What about food?

A: The Central Valley Brewfest is proud to partner with local food trucks that are sure to fill your belly with tasty food between your brewed samples! This year’s trucks are Lockeford Sausage, Food Fix Truck, and Tacos El Hidalguense. Food is sold separately, so come prepared with cash.

Q: What about water?

A: Unfortunately, we cannot allow any liquid, water included, into the event. Security will ask you to empty or dispose of liquids before entering. Water bottles are available for purchase at the event and water fountains are available near the restrooms. You may bring an empty bottle if you wish to fill it once inside.

Q: How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

A: Please feel free to contact us here with any questions regarding the event.


Q: What’s the refund policy?

A: ALL SALES ARE FINAL. No refunds or exchanges. In the event of a cancellation for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund for this ticket may be issued at the option of the management.

 
 

The Central Valley Brewfest encourages you to drink and enjoy the event responsibly. Plan ahead; attend the event with a designated sober driver or use available ride sharing services such as Uber, Lyft, or taxi. All attendees must be 21 and over. No children, strollers, pets, or outside food and beverages will be allowed (we’ll let those pretzel necklaces slide, though). No in-and-out privileges. Ticket purchase indicates consent to security check upon entry and full rights granted to the event organizer to use the images resulting from photography/video filming of the event for commercial purposes, such as printed and online promotional materials.