faqs

Friday, October 21, 2016
Congress Street between Amite & Capitol - Downtown Jackson, Mississippi
FREE ADMISSION!

The festival opens at 11 a.m. and closes at 11 p.m. Live music will be on stage throughout the day.

More than a dozen American craft and German imported beers will be available for purchase at the festival. Exact tap line-up will be
announced the week of the festival.

German street food and non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase throughout the day. In addition to Jacktoberfest food items, there are 3 restaurants located within the festival site and dozens more within walking distance.

The 2015 Jacktoberfest Craft Brew Beer Competition will be judged according to the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP). More information can be found online at www.bjcp.org.

The Craft Brew Beer Garden will be open from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. for your chance to sample and vote for the People's Choice award in the craft brew competition. An admission fee and proof of age is required to participate in the Beer Garden.

No outside food and beverages will be allowed in the festival site. Only registered brewers may bring their competing craft brews to the site and they must be checked in and stored in the Craft Brew Beer Garden.

Parking for Jacktoberfest is located on the adjacent streets to the festival. Regular parking meter charges apply until 5 p.m., then after 5 p.m., downtown parking is free. There are several parking garages located within walking distance to the site as well.

All food, beverage and merchandise purchases must be made in cash. ATMs will be located on the festival site for convenience.

Jacktoberfest is children and pet friendly. Bring the whole family and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, but please be courteous to other attendees.

Portable restrooms and hand-washing stations will be on site.

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