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When is the festival?
The Fort Myers Beer & Bacon Festival is from 2-7pm on Saturday, March 11th 2017.
Are children allowed at the festival?
Yes, children 10 and under are free.
How much are tickets?
Beer Sampling Admission (21+): $30 Presale | $35 Day of (Order Now)
> Event Entry at 2pm (Beer Sampling begins at 3pm)
> Unlimited 3oz Samples of 80+ Craft & Specialty Beers
> Food Not Included. Available for Purchase
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Sonny's VIP Admission (21+): $50 Presale Only (Limited Availablity) (Order Now)
> Entry Into Event & Sonny's VIP Lounge from 2pm - 7pm
> Limited Small Batch Beers Served in VIP Lounge from 2-3pm
> Access to Unlimited Beer Samplings in Main Event from 3pm-7pm
> Commemorative Ft Myers Beer & Bacon Pint Glass
> Brewed Life T-shirt of Your Choice
> Appetizers in VIP Area from Sonny's BBQ
Only one(1) admission per person is necessary for entry.
How do I buy tickets for this event?
You can purchase tickets online by going to the 'Tickets' page. Only one admission per person is necessary.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?
It is indoors at Lee Civic Center in North Ft Myers.
What does the Beer Sampling Admission include?
Beer Sampling Admission includes entry into the festival and a sampling cup. With that cup you are allowed unlimited 3oz samples of over 80+ craft beers from 3pm - 7pm. You are welcome to sample any beer being poured. Food will not be included but can be purchased at each food vendors table.
What does the General Admission include?
General Admission only includes entry into the event. Food will not be included but can be purchased at each vendors table. Draft beer and wine will also be available to purchase.
Does this event take place rain or shine?
Yes, this event is held rain or shine. No refunds will be given.
Will food be available?
Yes, tons of food samples will be available for purchase from local restaurants and caterers. Most sampes will feature or contain bacon, but not all. The sampling will be at the participating food vendors booths.
Is there a charge for parking?
Yes, each vehicle will pay $5 for parking. This fee goes directly to benefit Lee Civic Center.
What hotels are in the area?
I’m having trouble printing out my tickets, what do I do?
FOR TICKET HOLDERS ONLY: If you already have tickets and are in need of customer service regarding your ticket purchase, please call 1-800-810-2063.
Are dogs allowed?
No, are not allowed at this event.
What time do the doors open?
Entry will begin at 2:00 pm and end at 7:00pm. Beer sampling begins at 3pm.
Where is Lee Civic Center Located?
Take exit 143 to merge onto FL-78 East / Bayshore Rd. Continue for 3.6 miles. Civic center will be on the left.
How Can I Find a Map to Lee Civic Center?
If you have any questions, please e-mail us.