Media Access & Requirements

Qualified journalists wishing to cover GABF 2015 must apply for media credentials. This process will begin late spring/summer 2015.

If you have any questions, please email Raquel Hochroth.

GABF Media Center

Credentialed media have access to a space on the lower level of the Convention Center, around the corner from Will Call. The media center offers water, coffee, Internet access to conduct business and a Brewers Association staffer on call. This room is open starting at the “Media Access Times” listed below and closing at the conclusion of each session. Equipment storage is available, but the room will be locked each night at 10:00 pm.

Note: No overnight storage of equipment will be allowed.

2014 On-site Media Check-In Hours
You must present identification to pick up your credentials and to enter the festival.
Wednesday, October 1 Noon – 4:00 pm
Thursday, October 2 10:30 am – 8:00 pm
Friday, October 3 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 4 9:30 am – 8:00 pm

2014 Media Access

Media Access Times
GABF credentialed media will be allowed access to the festival hall 15 minutes before the start of each session.
Thursday, October 2 5:15 pm
Friday, October 2 5:15 pm
Saturday, October 4 (afternoon) 11:45 am
Saturday, October 4 (evening) 5:15 pm