Festival Q&A



What do I get with my ticket?

General Admission ticket holders will receive a souvenir tasting glass for unlimited beer and wine tasting from local and regional brewers. All ticket holders can enjoy four hours of great live music for their listening and dancing pleasure, in addition to browsing our retail product vendors. Complimentary bottled water, soda and soft pretzels will be provided, along with wonderful food samplings by our downtown restaurants.

Will tickets be sold at the event?

No, all tickets must be purchased in advance on-line from the event web site. At the time of purchase, you will print your ticket and you will be expected to bring it with you. You will not be able to enter the event without your ticket; so keep it in a safe place!



How can I get to the Beer & Wine Festival without driving?

Shuttle service will be provided to hotel guests staying at either the Econo Lodge, Hampton Inn, Quality Inn or the Holiday Inn Xpress; all located within 2 miles of the event on Rts 11 & 15. Shuttle service will begin at 11:30 am from the Econo Lodge and stop at each of the hotels listed making a continuous loop until 9:00 pm. There will be two shuttle buses running this year. You will need your festival ticket to ride the shuttle. There are also taxi services available through Susquehanna Valley Taxi by calling 570-701-1300, Paul’s Cab by calling 570-286-7509. In addition, UBER is also available in Selinsgrove.


Where is Selinsgrove?

Selinsgrove is in Snyder County, Pennsylvania. It is approximately 50 miles north of Harrisburg and 45 miles south of Williamsport.

Will there be a place to park my car if I drive?

Parking is available on the street and in designated areas; look for the signs.


Where is the Beer & Wine Festival held?

On University Avenue between Broad & W. Pine Streets. This is an outdoor rain or shine event. View a site Map of the Festival.




What is there to do in Selinsgrove before or after the Beer & Wine Festival?

Plenty! There are a number of shops and restaurants all along Market St. Also the shops will have their annual sidewalk and tent sales on Friday and Saturday. You can also tube or kayak on the beautiful Susquehanna River or Penns Creek both with entries right in downtown downtown or you can check out Selinsgrove Speedway on Saturday night after the festival. Note: (There is no longer Fan Appreciation Night). So please plan to come early and stay late and enjoy the beauty of our town.


Can I buy either beer or wine at the Festival?

Unfortunately, beer sales are prohibited by Pennsylvania law. However you will be able to purchase bottled wine or spirits from the wineries or distilleries to take home with you. Note: (Just including the distilleries purchase here). You will not be able to open your bottles during the festival.


What do I do if I lose my glass?

You will need to contact a staff member to purchase a new one.


Do I need a Valid I.D. even if I am obviously over 21?

YES. Due to PA State Law, everyone that enters the festival must present a Valid I.D. We will checking all I.D.'s at the gate.

Who does the Selinsgrove Beer & Wine Festival benefit?

The Beer & Wine Festival benefits Selinsgrove Projects, Inc, a non-profit organization that was formed to revitalize and preserve our town. We invite you to walk those streets before and after the festival and see the current beauty of our town and envision what it will be like when we extend our decorative street lighting, develop our commons area, and enhance the facades of the buildings.


Will there be any other vendors besides breweries and wineries?

There will be a selection of unique vendors who will have products available for purchase at the festival.


Can I bring children or pets?

None under 21 can attend the festival. Unfortunately, this includes small children and toddlers. With the exception of service animals, pets are not allowed at the festival.