Tickets:  Ticket price includes all food sampling, wine tasting, on-site presentations and live music at Session One (12:30 to 3:30 pm) OR Session Two (5 to 8 p.m.).  Tickets are limited to 1,000 per session.  Tickets are non-refundable and may not be exchanged for a different session.

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Group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more.  Contact Tracy at for more information.. 


Your Eventbrite ticket purchase will include all applicable taxes and processing fees (6% Vermont Sales Tax, 2% City of Burlington Gross Receipts Tax, 1% City of Burlington Local Option Tax,  $2.00 Burlington Parks & Recreation Waterfront Park Impact Fee, Eventbrite processing fee).


Who can come?  This is a 21+ event. ID will be required to enter the event. No one under 21 will be admitted (including children). The only exceptions to this rule are for children young enough to be kept "on your person" (i.e., in a backpack, sling or other type of carrier).  No infants in strollers or pets will be allowed..


What about bad weather?  The event takes place under tents and will be held rain or shine.  In the event of weather emergencies, the Burlington Fire Department will assess the situation and make recommendations including the closing of the park. No ticket refunds or exchanges will be made in the event of inclement weather or weather emergencies.

How to get there and park:

Waterfront Park is located at 20 Lake Street in downtown Burlington.   To reach Lake Street:  take College Street toward the lake, cross over Battery Street and make your first right (just before the ECHO Center).  Waterfront Park is located to the left of the ECHO Center, and public parking is available in the area.  Please note there is no parking directly on the festival site.



Where to Stay

Hotels within walking distance of Waterfront park include the Courtyard Marriott, Hotel Vermont, Hilton Burlington, Hilton Garden Inn and the Lang House bed and breakfast.  There are also many additional hotels within a five to 15-minute drive of downtown Burlington.