The two day festival kicks off with the Opening Ceremony and Tapping of the Keg on Saturday at 11 am. The festival offers seasonal craft beer tasting, great bands, authentic German food, artisans and crafters, beer garden, food trucks, and a Kids Zone. Admission to the festival is $5 for anyone 12 and older (cash only at the gate.) Kids 11 and under are FREE! Craft Beer Tasting Admission is $20 in advance and $25 at the door (cash only at the gate.) Patrons are limited to one tasting session per day. Tasting session options are 12-2:30 pm and 3:30 - 6 pm each day. Craft Beer Tasting Tickets can be purchased online.