Friday Evening Session-5pm - 10pm-$35
This ticket gets the bearer admission on Friday night and includes a commemorative sampling glass and craft beer samples. The price of this ticket increases to $45 at the gate when the show opens.
Saturday Session-1pm - 9 pm-$35
This ticket gets the bearer admission on Saturday and includes a commemorative sampling glass and craft beer samples. The price of this ticket increases to $45 at the gate when the show opens.
Weekend Ticket-Friday & Saturday-$65
This ticket gets the bearer admission on both Friday and Saturday and includes a commemorative sampling glass and craft beer samples. This ticket must be used by the same person. You will be ID'ed and braceleted accordingly. The price of this ticket increases to $70 a the gate when the show opens.
Pay as you go ticket-$5
For those of you that know exactly which beers on the list you want to try or you only want to try a few craft beers we offer you this ticket option. It includes a commemorative sampling mug. You purchase tickets at the ticket booth for your craft beer samples. A sample is $2(2 tickets) and a full mug of beer is $5(5 tickets) or $6(6 tickets) depending on alcohol content.
VIP Experience-$55 (Saturday only)
The VIP Ticket includes the following: An extra hour of sampling and a meal at one of our food vendors.
Empire Winefest Ticket-$25
The Empire Brewfest includes a new attraction for those that do not like craft beer: the Empire Winefest. This ticket gets the bearer admission to the Empire Winefest (same date, time and location as the Empire Brewfest) and includes a commemorative sampling glass and wine samples. This ticket can be used for entry on either day. The cost of this ticket increases to $35 at the gate when the show opens.
RV Camping Ticket-$25 per night
The Empire Brewfest offers RV camping complete with water and electric hookup. Purchase this ticket to stay on the grounds in your RV. The price of this ticket increases to $35 per night when the show opens.
Designated Driver Ticket-$5
This ticket is for those kind people serving as a Designated Driver and not sampling craft beer or wine. Thank you Designated Drivers!
Stay & Play Package-$139
This package is only available by calling the Clarion Inn & Suites at (315)457-8700. Mention you are purchasing the "Empire Brewfest Stay & Play" package. Your event tickets will be waiting for you at check-in. The address to the Clarion Inn & Suites is:
100 Farrell Road
Syracuse, NY 13209
Reminder: you cannot book this package using this link, you must call the hotel.
Retail ticket outlets
All Wegmans Stores
World of Beer Syracuse
The Party Source Now & Later (formerly Brilbeck's)
2646 Erie Blvd. East 620 Ulster Street
Syracuse, NY 13224 Syracuse, NY 13204
2700 Erie Blvd East
Syracuse, NY 13224
(315)432-9387 or (866)411-0865