FAQ’s

When is the Mountain West Beer Fest?

The Mountain West Whiskey Festival will be held on November 11, 2017 from 1:00pm-5:00pm. VIP will get early access at 12 Noon!

Where is the festival being held?

The Mountain West Beer Fest will be held at The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in the Rushmore Hall at 444 Mt. Rushmore Road in downtown Rapid City, SD.  

Who should I contact with press inquiries?

All press inquiries should be directed to Andy Young (Beer@TheHomeSliceGroup.com)

How much do tickets cost?

Non-Sampeling – $25
General Admission – $50
VIP – $75*

* indicates limited quantity

I will be attending the Mountain West Beer Fest but I do not live in Rapid City. Where should I stay?

A special rooms rate is available for Beer Fest attendees at 3 different locaions, mention the Mountain West Beer Fest when making your reservation online or by phone. 

The Rushmore Hotel
445 Mount Rushmore Road
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 348-8300

Hotel Alex Johnson
523 6th St, 
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 342-1210

Holiday Inn
505 N 5th St, 
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 348-4000

Can I bring a camera or a video camera to the Mountain West Beer Fest?

Sure! In fact, we would like you to encourage you to take as many photos and videos as you please, and we hope that you will be generous enough to share them with us! Please feel free to tag your posts with #BeerFest on Facebook and Instagram (@MWbeerfest).

Where do I purchase tickets?

Tickets are available at the CIvic Center Box Office, www.GotMine.com, The Silverado-Franklin Players Club in Deadwood and Outdoor Recreation at Ellsworth Air Force Base.  You will get an e-ticket with an online purchase that must be printed out and brought to the festival.

Are children allowed at the festival?

Sorry, no children. All attendees must be 21-yrs or older. Everyone will need a valid ID to enter the festival.  

Do I need to bring my own glass?

No, there will be glassware provided at the event.