You MUST be at least 21 years of age to sample beer
Children 12 and under Free (must be accompanied by an adult)
Ages 13-20 No Entry on Friday
21 and up with a valid ID
If your ID is expired you will not be able to purchase a ticket for beer sampling or alcohol purchases
NO pets allowed
NO outside food or beverages allowed (except for bottled water)
NO camel packs
NO refunds or exchanges
NO drugs or drug paraphernalia
NO coolers allowed
NO knives/weapons
NO IN/OUT privileges
NO Smoking
NO Frisbee or Sport Balls
Chairs are allowed on Saturday ONLY
All Sampling must be done in the tasting cup provided at the entrance.
Having a good time...allowed!


What is the difference between Friday & Saturday?

Beer Sampling
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Friday will kick off the Ultimate Craft Beer Experience! Come sample from over 45 Craft Beers on tap, live music and of course the best BBQ Santa Clarita Valley has to offer. Your ticket will include a Souvenir tasting cup, Beer Samples and Live Entertainment! BBQ will be available for purchase.

BBQ Festival
11am - 7pm
Saturday is all about mouthwatering BBQ! This family friendly event will showcase the best BBQ and BBQ sauce in the state paired with some amazing Craft Beers on tap! Guests will not only be able to chow down on delicious BBQ but also will be marinated by the sound of four live bands while they shop a variety of Sauce and outdoor vendors!

Kids 12 and under get in FREE and can access our large Kid Zone! There is NO Beer or BBQ sampling on Saturday but will be be available for purchase.

What time does Festival start on Friday?
6:30 pm

When Is Beer Being Served on Friday?
Doors Open at 6:30pm, Beer Sampling is from 6:30pm-9:15pm.

What time does the Festival end on Friday?
The festival ends at 9:30 pm sharp and all guests will need to exit immediately. Beer will stop being poured at 9:15 pm and music will end at 9:30 pm.

What time does the festival start on Saturday?
BBQ Festival starts at 11:00 am.

What time does it end on Saturday?
BBQ Festival ends at 7:00 pm (Alcohol sales stop at 6:30 pm)

Is there beer sampling on Saturday?
No sampling on S​atur​day. 12-ounce Beers are available for purchase from approximately 15 breweries.

Will Beer be available on Saturday?
Craft Beer will be available for purchase, limited number of breweries.


Will there be food available at the CBF?
Food will be available for purchase from local food vendors on BOTH days.

Is this a BBQ competition?
No, this is not a BBQ competition. BBQ is the featured cuisine of the festival.

Are BBQ Samples available?
Yes, some vendors will offer small BBQ samples for a nominal fee.

Is BBQ included in my ticket?
No. All food is available for purchase directly from the vendors.


Will tickets be sold at the door?
All tickets will be sold online prior to the festival. There will be tickets sold at the door (If festival does not sell out prior to date).

What if I have a problem with my tickets, who do I call?
All ticket sales are through Eventbrite not through The California Beer Festival LLC. If you have a problem with your tickets, contact Eventbrite at 1-888-810-2063 or visit their website


Can I use a credit card inside the festival?
Food vendors and merchandise will be cash only.

Will there be an ATM inside the festival?
Yes, there will be an ATM available inside the festival.

Interested in becoming a vendor?
Beer Vendor Inquiries: Email
Food & Retail Vendor Inquiries: Email Tammy at


Free parking is located at the Park. Please see info on parking/maps page here.


All sales are final. Festival will go on rain or shine. To sample beer, you must be 21 year of age or older with a valid ID. CBF reserves the right to refuse service to anybody.

Management reserves the right to revoke the license granted by this ticket, you must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID to consume alcohol. This is a rain or shine event and there are no refunds. In the unlikely chance of a Thunder and Lightning Storm and the event gets canceled due to safety concerns there will be no refunds.