Member Tickets

2017 Sale Dates
Member Pre-Sale August 1, 10:00 am (MT), via
General Public Tickets August 2, 10:00 am (MT), via

Festival Location

Colorado Convention Center

700 14th St.

Denver, Colorado


The Member Pre-Sale is limited to American Homebrewers Association (AHA) and Brewers Association (BA) members only. Members will receive a personal offer code to try for tickets during the pre-sale.

The Saturday afternoon session of the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) is open exclusively to AHA and Brewers Association members. Only AHA & BA members are invited to participate in the GABF’s extremely popular member ticket pre-sale.

You must purchase a membership in the American Homebrewers Association or Brewers Association by July 23, 11:59 p.m. PDT, to be eligible for the member pre-sale.

2017 Individual Session Tickets (Members Only)

2017 Session Date 2017 Session Time 2017  Prices
*Includes festival program, special gift, unlimited sodas and hospitalities in the Designated Drivers lounge.
Thursday, October 5 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm $80
Friday, October 6 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm $80
Saturday, October 7  Members Only Session 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm $70
Saturday, October 7 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm $80
Designated Driver*  Available for all sessions. $30

Note: Ticket includes festival program, commemorative tasting cup and unlimited one-ounce samples of more than 3,800 beers.

Paired Pavilion Tickets (Members Only)

2017 Session Date 2017 Session Time 2017 Prices
Thursday, October 5 GABF + Paired 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm $160
Friday, October 6 GABF + Paired 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm $160
Paired Pavilion ticket purchase includes same-day GABF General Admission ticket.

Note: Paired is available to AHA and BA members only. See Paired Pavilion for more information. Four (4) ticket limit per night per person.

Paired Entrance: Paired ticket holders may enter the Convention Center near the Big Blue Bear at 14th St. and California, and continue up the escalator to the festival entrance.