Stanley’s Beer and Bacon Fest FAQ

How do I buy tickets to this event?

Tickets can be purchased online HERE or in-house at Stanley’s NE Bar Room located at 2500 University Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418.

Will there be tickets for sale at the door?

If there are still tickets available on the day of the event, they will be sold at the door. However, there will be an increase in price.  We encourage pre-buying your tickets so we can plan for the best event possible.  If the event sells out in advance, tickets WILL NOT be available at the door.

What is the age limit for this event?

You must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event.  That means that no one under the the age of 21 will be allowed to enter the festival (this includes designated drivers & volunteers). No children, toddlers or infants are permitted. No one will be admitted without a valid photo ID (no exceptions).

Is this event indoor or outdoor?

This event is outdoors located in our parking lot and on Lowry Ave.   Lowry Ave. will be shut down to traffic during beer fest.  No refund due to weather.  Please dress for elements.

What is included in admission fee?

  • Admission into beer fest
  • Souvenir taster glass
  • Take home photo booth photo
  • Build your own pretzel necklace
  • Bacon!  (paired bacon with featured breweries)
  • Live music on two stages

What is included in VIP admission fee?

  • All items listed above
  • $10 gift card to Stanley’s NE Bar Room (redeemable 5/18)
  • $30 Uber gift card to use day of.  To or From event.
  • Half hour early entrance to fest

Will food be available?

Food will be available outside from Stanley’s on Wheel, additional food trucks and inside at Stanley’s NE Bar Room.  Stanley’s on Wheels truck menu will be available inside.  Stanley’s NE Bar Room’s regular menu will NOT be available inside.

Is the beer fest wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the venue is wheelchair accessible.

Are there tickets available for Designated Drivers?

Yes, tickets are available to Designated Drivers.  They are $10 and can be purchased online HERE or in house. Limited tickets available.  DD tickets get you into the festival only.

Ticket Questions

If you purchase your ticket in house at Stanley’s NE Bar Room, you will be given a ticket that you will use for entrance to the festival where you will receive your additional items.

If you purchase you ticket online through Brown Paper Tickets, you will be asked to print out your ticket and bring it  with you for entrance to the festival, have a physical ticket sent to you or place your name on will call.  When you arrive at the festival  you will receive your additional items.

Any ticket questions can be directed to Chasity.  You will receive a prompt email answering your questions.

Parking

Parking for this event is limited.  There is  on-street parking available in the surrounding neighborhood and a limited amount of spots in the East Side Neighborhood Services parking lot located at 1700 NE 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55413. Please plan to carpool, use public transit, UBER or bike transit to attend our beer fest. Spots are first-come, first-served. We will have a significant amount of bike parking.  A shuttle will be running from this parking lot from 1p – 10p the day of the event. Even if you park on the street near the lot, you may still take the shuttle to Stanley’s!

THE RAIL STATION BAR AND GRILL will also be running a shuttle from their location located in South Minneapolis at 3675 Minnehaha Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN on the day of too.  It is FREE to attendees. First shuttle runs at 1:15pm.  Last shuttle leaves Stanley’s NE at 6:00pm to go back.