Q: Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
A: Yes! Everybody in attendance must be 21 and over, and have ID present at the event.
Q: What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
A: Parking is limited, and we encourage you to share a ride. Areté is just two blocks from the Kirkland transit center, and of course ride sharing apps are always an option. If you must drive, please note the location of downtown Kirkland parking lots (http://www.kirklandwa.gov/Assets/Public+Works/Public+Works+PDFs/Pay+Park/Park+Smart/Guide+to+Public+Parking.pdf)
Q: How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Areté, 450 Central Way, Downtown Kirkland, WA 98033
Event Gate closes at 5:00pm, so plan accordingly
Last call is at 5:30pm and taps close for the evening at 5:45pm
Additional tokens can be purchased at the Welcome Booth
Commemorative tasting glasses are available while supplies last. You must be 21 or older and present a valid ID at the event. Advance tickets are non-refundable
Tokens are good for sampling 5 ounce tastes of beer or cider only.
Re-entry, entry and re-entry are permitted as much as you’d like at Kirkland Spring Beerfest.
Please know your limit and have a safe tasting experience. Be respectful, drink responsibly and call an Uber or a cab.
Rain or shine, we’ll be fine. Kirkland Spring Beerfest is located indoors at Areté in downtown Kirkland.
About Our Beneficiary:
The Kirkland Downtown is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization representing the common interests of Kirkland’s downtown business community. KDA members include business owners, property owners, and members of the community who are dedicated to the vibrancy of Downtown Kirkland. They support each other, provide funds and volunteer hours to promote community events which encourage people to visit, shop, live, work, and play in Downtown Kirkland’s unique waterfront setting. The KDA actively supports the City of Kirkland and the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce efforts in business recruitment, growth, and development.
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