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Merchants Square|401 W Duke of Gloucester St, Williamsburg, VA | Map

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Whistle Belly is back and bigger, bolder and better than ever! Mark your calendars for Saturday August 1st for the ultimate beer party on Duke of Gloucester Street. Crafted by the DoG Street Pub & presented by the Junior Woman's Club of Williamsburg Over 40 breweries, 90 beers and delicious eats. Drinks & all you can eat for only $55! Save up to $10 by purchasing in advance. General Admission Tickets get access to the festival from 7pm to 11pm. Get Early Access tickets to enjoy exclusive beers. With an Early Access ticket your festival begins at 6pm with access to food & beer including 10 beers only available to Early Access guests! Food from Chef David Everett's DoG Street Pub, Trellis Bar & Grill, Blue Talon Bistro, Culture Cafe & The Catering Company. Beer line up curated by Lauren Moore. Raffle of gifts from breweries & local businesses. Proceeds benefit local non-profits & scholarships to high school students via the Junior Woman's Club of Williamsburg. Rain or shine Tickets are non-refundable. More details at FAQs Why should I buy now? Tickets sell out - this may be your only chance! If tickets are available day of they will cost $5-$10 more at the gate. VIP Access tickets are only available in advance; no sales at the gate. Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? Everyone must have a valid government issued ID regardless of age. Are there any non-alcoholic beverages? There will be complimentary water stations throughout the festival for drinking and rinsing glassware. Canned sodas will be available for purchase. What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Free street parking and free lots available in surrounding blocks. Easiest parking is the garage accessible on Henry Street one block north of the event. What can/can't I bring to the event? Pets are discouraged as it could be a crowded, hot day. If you do bring your pooch, we're dog friendly if your dog is friendly. If they are not you will be asked to leave. No bags. Outside food is not allowed. Outside beverages must be in sealed containers (for example, sealed water bottles & sodas). Can I / Should I bring a chair? We have ordered chairs, available upon request and if there is enough space we will set them out. If you do bring your own chair we ask you to be mindful of walkways for safety. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Is my registration/ticket transferable? No it is not. If you want to upgrade from a solely drink or food ticket to a combo ticket please email us. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? We strongly suggest it to keep the line moving quickly. If you do not we can scan the code via your smart phone. What is the refund policy? All sales final. The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? Yes but entry will be faster for those with the same name on their ticket & ID.