Date(s) - 11/09/2019
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bad A** Beerfest Returns to TBBC Westchase Saturday November 9th

Now in it’s sixth year, BABF, is one of the largest craft beer festivals in the Southeast with over 60 breweries, 200+ beers, live music, food, and craft beer lifestyle vendors. Three different ticket types are available including: VIP, General Admission, and Designated Driver.



Tampa Bay Brewing Company – Westchase
13937 Monroes Business Park
Tampa, FL

NEW FOR 2019:

1. 20 Out of State / International Breweries and 40 Florida Based Breweries. Come try some of the best beers in the country/world from acclaimed independent breweries. Follow our Facebook/Instagram pages for brewery and taplists.

2. New Longer Hours. BABF increases from a three hour to a five hour fest and moves to daytime. Noon – 5PM.

3. Early VIP Entrance. VIP ticket holders will gain access to the fest 30 minutes prior to general admission.


VIP: Includes access to the festival 30 minutes prior to General Admission, souvenir tasting glass, a 4-pack of Hop Silo 8 (to be brewed in collaboration with a festival brewery, available for pickup a couple weeks after the fest) and access to VIP Lounge inside our production brewery with special TBBC taps and bathrooms. $120.00 (Limited to 200 tickets)

General Admission: Includes access to the festival and a souvenir tasting glass. $65.00 (Limited to 1600 tickets)

Designated Driver: Includes access to the festival, plus free water/soft drinks, and a meal ticket for redemption at the TBBC BBQ tent. $15.00 (Limited to 100 tickets)


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

ALL Attendees must be 21 years of age or older, no exceptions, including designated drivers. To enter everyone must present a valid, not expired, driver’s license OR a valid, not expired US Passport.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Limited parking is available at fields within a short walk. Look for signage and personnel directing traffic. DO NOT PARK in the TBBC Westchase paved parking lot facing Race Track Road or in neighboring lots that are not marked for such as you may be towed.

TBBC highly encourages you to utilize public transportation or ride sharing service like Uber or Lyft. DO NOT DRINK AND DRIVE. Be smart and safe as we’d like to see you again! A taxi/ride share line will be setup before and after the event for easy drop-off and pick-up.

Can I bring my children and furry friends?


Can I bring a chair, backpack, and delicious snacks?

You are welcome to bring a small folding camp chair. Outside food and drink (no matter how delicious), are not allowed. Please do not bring large bags or bulky items. All bags are subject to search.

What’s the refund policy?

No refunds or exchanges. All sales are final. Event is rain or shine.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Printed and mobile tickets will be accepted at the gate. Do not forget your valid Driver’s License or US Passport.

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