Saturday, April 20, 2024 – The Annual Grapes and Hops Festival at Northwest Arena is a single-day ticketed event on Saturday, April 20, 2024, with a focus on the New York State craft beer, distillery, and wine industries. The overall intent of the festival is to offer the adult community a day of entertainment at Northwest Arena with samplings of hand-crafted beer, local wines, great food, music, and vendors. This is a 21+ event. A valid state license is required for entry.
The 2024 event will take place on Shults Auto Group Rink A and Plyler Entry Systems Rink B at Northwest Arena. The General Session is from 3 PM – 6 PM. A limited number of VIP tickets will be sold that will allow holders 2 PM entry to the vendor floor, a commemorative pint glass, and exclusive access to a VIP lounge with complimentary small bites. Designated Driver tickets are available at a reduced price; Designated Drivers must also be 21+ to enter the festival.