Frequently Asked Questions

When is the event?

Saturday, October 5th, 2019 from 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

When do ticket go on sale?

ON SALE NOW!

How much are tickets?

General admission tickets are $40 in advance, or $50 at the door. 

What comes with the ticket?

Entry, a souvenir event cup, unlimited tastings, live entertainment, games and more.

Where is the Festival?

Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods. 10431 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD, 21044.

Where should I park?

Event parking is within walking distance on a first-come first-served basis.

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Are there Hotel Accommodations near by?

The Columbia Sheraton is walking distance from the venue and offering an incredible discount. For more information, visit: https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1568050494948&key=CORP&app=resvlink

What can I bring?

Picnic blankets, lawn chairs, party hats, good vibes.

What am I NOT allowed to bring?

No outside food or drinks, tents, grills, glass containers, alcohol, weapons, illegal substance, or any other items that may be harmful or disruptive.

Do I have to bring my ID?

Yes. Please have your ID out and ready to be checked at the entrance.

Is this event suitable for children?

Youngsters are welcome! 8 and under free. 

Can I bring pets?

As much as we love Fido, unfortunately not. Only service animals are permitted.

If it rains, can I get a refund?

All sales are final. The event will be held rain or shine so check the forecast and bring your most fashionable wellies if need be!

Is smoking permitted?

Per Howard County Law, smoking (including e-cigarettes) is NOT permitted.

Is the event site handicap accessible?

Yes, this site is equipped with ramps that allow for access to all parts of the venue.

How can I register to volunteer?

We'd love to have you! Email info@cofestco.com for more information.