• Century Center South Bend (map)
  • 120 S Saint Joseph St
  • South Bend, IN
  • USA

Where can I buy tickets in advance?

Via the DTSB online store:
Starting Monday, December 21, 2015:
Until Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 at 12noon

Please no phone calls to DTSB, call Century Center 574-235-9711


What kind of tickets can I buy in advance?

Designated Driver - $15
General Admission- $45
VIP- $75


Will I receive confirmation of my purchase?

Yes, you will receive an email receipt and an email confirmation.  These also serve as your TRANSPO bus pass, so keep them with you!


Where can I buy tickets the day of the event?

If there are any tickets still available on January 23, they will be on sale at the Century Center. Cash or Credit, no checks please.


What kind of tickets are available at the door?

If there are any tickets still available on January 23, only General Admission and Designated Driver tickets will be available (no VIP ticket sales on January 23)


Will there be physical tickets?

NO. Will Call only.


I have bought more than one ticket, but only entered my name, how will my guests get their passes?

Please call 574-235-9711 to arrange for your guests to have their name waiting at Will Call. Only the ticket purchaser can change Will Call attendee names. Your group can also arrive together. The ticket purchaser must be present and pick up the first ticket. Upon proof of age (21+) your guests will be issued a wristband.


I purchased my tickets as a gift, can I change the name of who picks them up?

Yes, call the Century Center at 574-235-9711 to change the name of the attendee. Only the ticket purchaser can change Will Call attendee names.
All attendees must be 21+


What time do I arrive to check-in?

Cash, Credit & Will Call windows will open at 11am


What time does the VIP Experience start?

VIP entrance starts at 12pm


What are the General Admission times?



Will there be food available?

Hot & Cold food concessions will be available for purchase at the event.


Should I bring cash or spending money?

Yes, there will be food, novelties and merchandise available for purchase


Are there rides provided for people who don’t want to drive?

Yes, Transpo is offering free rides on Routes 1, 3A, 3B, 5, 7, 9, 13 provide service to Century Center. Show your wristband or ticket purchase confirmation!
Uber will also being running a promotion for the 2016 Brewfest.


What is included with the VIP Experience?

  • VIP participants will have early access to the event at 12noon
  • VIP lounge
  • ‘Kegs & Eggs’, a brunch themed gourmet food pairing featuring your favorite local brews.
  • The opportunity to sample a limited selection of specialty brews
  • Exclusive Meet & Greet sessions with the Brewers
  • Free Coat Check
  • Special commemorative full size South Bend Brewfest glass!


What is included with the General Admission/ all attendees?

  • Beer sampling from local and international breweries
  • Live entertainment by DJ Chuck Fry
  • Free commemorative sampling mug
  • Memorabilia shopping
  • Food available for purchase
  • Silent Auction participation


What is included with the Designated Driver ticket?

  • Unlimited Soft Drinks
  • Food ticket
  • Entertainment provided by your drinking friends!