Details & Tickets

Date:  July 19, 2019

Location:  Clinton Square, downtown Syracuse, NY

Hours:  VIP Admission:  5 pm - 10 pm
                 General Admission:  6 pm - 10 pm

Tickets:  General Admission:  $45
                   VIP Tickets:  $99.  Please note:  these tickets include food and special seating in a VIP area.  We are only selling                           100 VIP tickets

Where can I get tickets?
     On this website (scroll down) and, maybe, at the door.  Tickets at the door will be $50 per person.  VIP tickets will not be sold at the door.

Who is pouring the beer?  All beer is being poured by Brewery reps.  Thank the reps for coming!

Host a group at our event
We have planned a fun 15th anniversary celebration.  You can enhance your experience by hosting a group at our event.  Contact us to host a group and get:

  • Special commemorative sampling glasses
  • Early entry into the event (5 pm)
  • Reserved time on our cornhole courts
  • A growler of beer while supplies last
  • T-shirts
  • Shoutouts by DJ Mike
  • Free Entry into the Empire Wine & Food Truck Festival on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from Noon-7 pm in Clinton Square.  Just keep your Empire Brewfest wristband on and you'll get in free.

To learn more please e-mail lm[email protected]  Group tickets are $59 per person and groups must consist of a minimum of 4 people.  


Here you'll find your ticket options and descriptions.  Want to buy a ticket?  Just click on the picture of the ticket option you want to buy and you'll be taken to the ticket buying site.  After concluding your purtchase you'll be able to immediately download your ticket(s).  Please be sure to enter the correct e-mail address when ordering your tickets.  We find that 100% of the time when your ticket confirmation does not arrive this is the issue. 
General Admission Ticket:

This ticket includes admission to the festival from 6 pm - 10 pm, a commemorative sampling glass and your craft beer samples.  THIS TICKET ALSO GETS YOU INTO THE EMPIRE WINE & FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from Noon-7 pm in Clinton Square.  Simply keep your wristband on from the Empire Brewfest.
Designated Driver Ticket:

This ticket is for non-drinkers.  You will receive entry into the festival from 6 pm - 10 pm) and be able to take advantage of the fun throughout the festival.  Water will be available for free at the Main Gate all evening.