FAQ

HELP! I can't find my tickets.

All tickets are sent via email from tickets@universe.com

If you still cannot find them, click here.

Can I bring my kids?

  • Persons under 21 are permitted from 4:00-9:30pm. Under 21 tickets can be purchased for $10/person.

  • Must be 21+ to attend beer tasting portion of event (12:00-4:00pm)

  • Must be 21+ to camp on festival grounds. Children and babies not permitted.

Can I bring my dog?

Dogs are NOT permitted on festival grounds or in the camping area.

Is there rentry?

No rentry.

Will tickets be available at the gate?

Tickets will be available for purchase at the gate while supply lasts.

Can I purchase a camping pass at the event?

Tent and RV campsites are available to reserve at the gate. However we encourage you to do so in advance through the ticketing page of the website. You MUST be a festival ticket holder to camp at BriteVibes. (21+ in camping area)

Will there be wine/seltzer/cider?

Wine, seltzer, and cider will be available for purchase by the glass from Heritage Hill.

What forms of payment are accepted at the event?

This is a CASH ONLY event - with the exception of food/drink sold inside the Brewhouse. ATMs will be available on festival grounds.

Can I bring my own alcohol for the camping area?

Off-site alcohol is prohibited from festival grounds and the camping area. But don't worry! There will be plenty of craft beer available at the fest :)

 

Is the beer tasting included with a ticket?

"GA+ Beer Tasting" tickets include unlimited tastings from 50+ NYS breweries from 12:00-4:00pm. Craft beer tastings end at 4pm, at which point full draft pours of beer will be available for purchase. If you want to attend the festival but do not want to do the beer tasting "GA - NO Beer Tasting" tickets are available for purchase for just $20. 

What if I do not want to do the beer tasting but I DO want to attend the festival?

"GA - NO Beer Tasting" tickets are available for purchase for just $20 and grant festival access from 12:00-9:30pm.

Is camping included with a ticket?

No. Campsite must be purchased as an add-on at the time of Festival ticket purchase. Click here for more information on camping at BriteVibes.

 

How many people are permitted per camping spot?

Each 12'x12 camping space can accommodate up to 4 people and 1 tent / RV. Click here for more information on camping at BriteVibes.

Is RV camping permitted? 

RV camping is permitted upon reservation. Dry camping (no hook-ups). Click here for more information on camping at BriteVibes.

 

Is parking included with a ticket?

$10 parking pass is required for parking on-site at BriteVibes and can be purchased as an add-on with your ticket. Parking available for purchase day of event - CASH ONLY.

 

When can I arrive?

Camping opens at 11:00 AM. Festival gates open at 12:00 PM.

What items are permitted/prohibited at the event?

Click here to view the festival policies.

What if it rains, or if there is thunder/lightening?

This is a rain or shine event! Dress/pack accordingly for the weather. In the instance of lightening or extreme weather, all ticket holders should return to their vehicle immediately to take shelter. In case your vehicle is not available, the Brewhouse can shelter 200.  VIP ticket holders should shelter inside the VIP barn. 

Who is producing the event?

BriteVibes is produced by Think NY, Drink NY (New York State Brewers Association) in partnership with Heritage Hill Brewhouse. Proceeds from the festival help support the NYS craft beer industry.