Festival FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT ARE THE FESTIVAL PRICES?

Regular admission is $30 in advance, $35 the day of the festival
Designated Driver admission is $10 in advance, $15 the day of the festival
VIP admission is $75 and is only available in advance

WHAT DOES FESTIVAL ADMISSION INCLUDE?

Regular festival admission includes:

  • A FREE souvenir wine glass
  • Wine samples at each winery booth
  • Admission to MWF vendor market with a variety of unique vendors
  • Free live, local music all day
  • Access to 10+ local and regional food trucks with special festival menus

Designated Driver festival admission includes:

  • Free non-alcoholic beverages all day
  • Admission to MWF vendor market with a variety of unique vendors
  • Free live, local music all day
  • Access to 10+ local and regional food trucks with special festival menus

VIP admission includes a variety of goodies including:

  • One hour early admission to beat the crowds to your favorite wineries
  • Access to exclusive VIP area with light snacks, sweet treats and non-alcoholic beverages, open from noon to 5 p.m.
  • Other goodies to be announced

CAN I BUY WINE BY THE GLASS OR BOTTLE?

Festival attendees will be able to purchase glasses of wine or wine slushies during the festival. Bottles can also be purchased to enjoy during the festival, or taken home. The festival will have a plan to store your purchased bottles for pick-up.

WHERE CAN I STAY OVERNIGHT?

We’ve partnered with Courtyard by Marriott Fort Wayne Downtown at Grand Wayne Convention Center for an awesome deal: overnight room accommodations for up to four people, breakfast for two and TWO tickets to #MWF2020 (extra tickets available for purchase with package). Space is limited, reserve your room today!

WHERE SHOULD I PARK?

There are a variety of places to park in the area. Use this link as a guide.

CAN WE BRING TENTS, CHAIRS?

Yes! Feel free to set in a location that looks comfortable to you, as long as you’re not within the main festival path.

CAN I BRING MY CHILD OR PET?

No, no one under the age of 21 will be allowed to enter the festival grounds. Pets are prohibited, also.

WILL THERE BE SECURITY?

Security is provided for the safety of guests. Security reserves the right to remove those showing signs of extreme intoxication.

IS THERE SHUTTLE TRANSPORTATION?

Shuttle service will likely be provided from downtown hotels. Watch our social media for uber discounts, too! Or walk and enjoy the beautiful downtown scenery.

HOW CAN I FIND OUT MORE?

You can follow us on social media for up-to-date festival and 5K details (plus other fun stuff!) FacebookTwitterinstagram.

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

If you still have questions and want to reach out to the festival planning committee, email us at info@michianawinefestival.com.