Music, Wine, Beer • Avondale, AL • 10/17/15

When do ticket prices increase?
Tickets will increase in price when we sell out of the specific allotment that is on sale at that time. Your best bet? Buy now.

Will this event sell out?
We fully expect the event to sell out. Don’t wait to buy your tickets and run the risk of missing out.

What is Magic Moments?
Magic Moments is the only organization devoted exclusively to creating magic moments for children in Alabama with chronically life threatening medical conditions. A “magic moment” allows children and their families to forget, even if just for a little while, the fear and pain of their illness. Learn more about this great organization HERE. (clicking opens a new window)

Who are the artists?
Warren Haynes, Perpetual Groove, Green River Ordinance, Striking Matches, The Suffers, Downright and Logan Brill. Read more about them HERE.

How long does the festival last?
We’ll have music from noon until 11 p.m. Check out the schedule HERE. One. Amazing. Day.

Is the event “family friendly?”
YES! The entire event is family friendly and kids under 10 get in free!

I bought a General Admission ticket and all my friends have Cask Passes. Can I upgrade?
Yes, you can! Just email info@caskanddrum.com and we’ll take care of you. Good call, btw.

I bought a VIP ticket or Cask Pass but I only want a GA ticket. Can I downgrade?
Boo! Why would you want to? Sorry, no refunds and no exchanges. I bet there’s someone out there who would love you forever if you miracle’d them your pass.

Can I buy tickets at the gate?
You will only be able to purchase General Admission passes at the Box Office. VIP and Cask Passes will NOT be available on the day of the event. Live life with no regrets. Buy now!

What kind of wine & beer will you have in the Tasting Tent?
The GOOD kind! We’ll have a full tasting menu closer to the event date.

Once I enter, can I leave and come back?
Yes. As long as you’re wearing your festival wristband, you may come and go as you please. You’re our guest!

Can I bring in a blanket?
Yes. Make yourself comfortable. But please be respectful of the space of others.

Can I bring in a chair?
Sorry but no chairs of any kind are allowed. 🙁

Can I bring my pet snake?
No. Believe us: we LOVE our animal companions. But sorry, no pets allowed.

Will there be ATMs on-site?
There will be one ATM onsite, inside the brewery. But ATMs often run out of cash at an all-day event. Come prepared with plenty of cash in hand and avoid the headache!

Will your vendors accept credit cards?
See above. Some vendors might accept credit cards, but there is no guarantee. Come prepared.

Where is everything located on site?
Check out our official site map HERE.

Where do I park?
Wherever you can find a spot. There are plenty of parking spots in the area, but there will obviously be a lot of people parking. Come early (when gates open) and increase your chances of parking as close as possible to the site.

I drink A LOT of water. A LOT. Can I bring in water… and a few beers?
Everyone can bring in one (1) SEALED water bottle, but that’s all. And sorry, no other beverages allowed.

What are the hours of the International Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Experience?
The tasting will run from 4 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

I’m a VIP. And I’m hungry. What can you do for me?
Lunch will be served in the Insinkerator VIP tent from 1-3 p.m. and dinner from 6-8 p.m.

Where can I buy tickets?
Right here on our website or over on our facebook page. You can purchase all price level tickets at WorkPlay with no service fee!

What do I do once I get on site?
Show your ticket to one of our attendants at the main gateway. They’ll scan your ticket and give you the appropriate credential.  If you are on a guest list, have tickets at the box office, or have lost your tickets, go to the Box Office and they will take good care ya.

Can I pick up my tickets at Will Call?
There will not be a “Will Call” in the traditional sense, so no.  But if you lose your tickets or just need some general direction in life, go see our folks at the Box Office.

I don’t want to go anymore. How can I get a refund?
Seriously??? Why not? All sales are final. But if you just can’t go, please give your ticket to a friend or sell it for face value. Don’t be a scalper! They get a bad rap for a reason.

What if it rains?
Then you might get wet…but a little rain never hurt anybody! Keep an eye on the weather report that day so you know what to wear. But we are a RAIN OR SHINE EVENT.

Do I need to bring my ticket with me?
Yes, PLEASE!  Show your ticket to one of our attendants at the main gateway. They’ll scan your ticket and give you the appropriate credential.

What can I bring into the site with me?
Blanket, camera, and one (1) SEALED bottle water per patron.

What can I NOT bring into the site with me?
No drugs, coolers, kites, video cameras, umbrellas, pop up tents, lawn chairs, weapons, laser lights, or alcohol will be permitted on the event grounds. Food and beverages, including wine and beer, will be served throughout the day. And as a reminder, no pets.

Can I bring my camera?
Yes, bring your camera and take plenty of photos and share them with us on facebook, twitter, and instagram. And don’t forget to tag #caskanddrum. But PLEASE refrain from using a flash, ESPECIALLY once the sun sets.

Is smoking permitted?
Smoking is allowed in designated areas. Please keep your fellow patrons in mind, as well as the area that we are enjoying for the day. Please keep it clean and butt-free!

Someone put me on the “guest list”. Where do I go?
Well, go you! Head to the Box Office.

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