Frequently Asked Questions
Keeping the Kennett Brewfest Safe
We strive to ensure the health, safety, and overall well-being of our Brewfest community. We have spaced out the brewery tents and limited capacity to ensure plenty of room to stay socially distant if so desired. We are also offering hand sanitizer stations throughout the Kennett Brewfest and recommend that you continue to follow CDC guidelines regarding masks. The Borough of Kennett Square recommends wearing a mask during this event. Please do your part to keep our brewing community healthy and stay home if you are sick or symptomatic.
We continue to follow guidelines from the State of Pennsylvania and the CDC—neither are requiring proof of vaccination to enter our festival at this time. However, we strongly recommend that those attending the Kennett Brewfest are fully vaccinated and/or have had a negative Covid-19 test within 72 hours of attendance.
We will continue to monitor recommendations from the State of Pennsylvania, the CDC, and the Chester County Health Department. Please check back for the most up-to-date protocols.
Where is the Kennett Brewfest held?
The Festival is held on South Broad Street, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
Click to our directions page for a map.
Where is Kennett Square?
Kennett Square is one-mile south of Longwood Gardens on Route 1 in southern Chester County, Pennsylvania.
What do I get with my ticket?
Ticket holders will get a cup for 2 oz. samples of beer from local and regional brewers and great live music.
For more information see Ticket information.
What if I have issues related to my ticket?
You can contact Etix our ticketing agent for support
What if I lose my cup?
You will need to contact a staff member to purchase a new cup.
Will there be food available?
There will be vendors on site selling a variety of food at reasonable prices.
Can I bring my kids and dog?
Persons under 21 years of age are not permitted.
Pets will not be permitted either.
What if it rains?
The Brewfest is a rain or shine event.
What is the event gets cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions and/or CDC and local health department recommendations?
The event will be rescheduled to a later date.
I am interested in being a Vendor during Brewfest, how much does it cost?
The Vendor Fee is $350 for a 10’x10′ space. If you are interested in being a vendor, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
I am a Brewer that would love to be apart of this event. Who do I contact?
Please send us an e-mail at email@example.com. Applicants will be e-mailed if they are accepted.
Who does the BrewFest Benefit?
The Kennett Brewfest is a fund-raising event for Historic Kennett Square, a non profit organization whose mission is to actively support and enrich the community vitality and pride, to help preserve the historic district and small town atmosphere, to promote economic stability and positive, productive relationships within Kennett Square and the surrounding townships.
Terms & Conditions:
All attendees agree to the following terms & conditions:
The Kennett Brewfest is intended to be an opportunity to sample some of the best regional and national craft beers accompanied by great food, great music, and great people. Anyone displaying malicious, violent, or otherwise inappropriate behavior will be removed from the festival grounds without refund.
By entering the event premises, you consent to the use of your likeness in photography, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by Historic Kennett Square and the Kennett Brewfest and its planning committee.
By attending this event the ticket bearer fully understands, agrees and accepts sole responsibility for their actions both during and after the event and hereby releases, waives, discharges and holds harmless all persons involved with or associated with the Kennett Brewfest — including event organizers, vendors, sponsors, and the Borough of Kennett Square — from any and all liability, claims, demands, actions, and causes of action, whatsoever, arising out of or related to any loss, damage, or injury that may be sustained by event attendee while participating in the Kennett Brewfest, or while traveling from said event. Attendee is fully aware of any risks and hazards connected with participation in this activity, and hereby allows him/herself to voluntarily participate in said activity. He/she voluntarily assumes full responsibility of any risk of loss, property damage, or personal injury that may be sustained by attendee, or any loss or damage to property in the possession of, as a result of being engaged in such activity. In addition, any person that is visibly intoxicated may be refused additional tastings and/or asked to leave the event.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any place where people gather. You acknowledge and assume all risks, hazards, and dangers arising from or relating in any way to the risk of contracting COVID-19 or any other communicable disease or illness, or bacteria, virus or other pathogen capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether occurring before, during, or after the Kennett Brewfest event, however caused or contracted, and by purchasing a ticket, you acknowledge and agree to forego and voluntarily waive all claims and potential claims against the Kennett Brewfest, Historic Kennett Square, the Borough of Kennett Square and of all their respective participants, volunteers, employees, affiliates and vendors in any way related to COVID-19 and, to the extent permitted by applicable law, to any other communicable disease or illness.
Event specific policies related to COVID-19 are subject to change and will be communicated in the days leading up to the event, as necessary. Tickets are non-refundable. In the event that this Kennett Brewfest is cancelled due to CDC and local health department guidelines and/or government restrictions related to COVID-19, tickets will be valid for a Kennett Brewfest event rescheduled to a later date.