nashville's only craft beer circus

coming back to nashville

 saturday, november 3, 2018

morgan park, germantown


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Everyone belongs at the circus! Nashville's best beer festival is back for year two. Circus Brew Zerkus combines all things circus and craft beer into one unique event you cannot miss! Complete with beer-pouring aerial acts, magicians, fire breathers, stilt walkers and more. Craft beer joins the circus on November 3, 2018 at Morgan Park in Germantown, Nashville. 

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Frequently asked questions

  • What is Circus Brew Zerkus?

    • The most fun you’ve ever had at a beer festival! Circus Brew Zerkus is a circus themed beer fest that combines unlimited spectacular beer tastings and a magically interactive circus experience to give you one incredible night to remember!
  • When is it?
    • November 3, 2018 from 6pm to 10pm (VIP entrance at 5pm)
  • Where is it?
    • Morgan Park in Germantown, Nashville, TN
  • Is it outside?
    • Yep! What better way to enjoy a cold brew than outdoors?!
  • How much are tickets?
    • VIP tickets are $85 and come with all kinds of perks and freebies!
    • General Admission tickets are $55
    • Designated Driver tickets are $25
    • Buy tickets now, they won't last long!
  • Do I need to print out my tickets?
    • We will be able to scan mobile tickets; however it is easiest if you bring a printed copy of your ticket(s).
  • Is there parking?
    • Yes! There will be limited street parking surrounding the area. DO NOT drink and drive. There are designated driver tickets available for purchase and our friends at Lyft will be running promotions that night so that everyone can get home from the event in a safe manner. We want you to get home safe!
  • Will there be animals used in the event?
    • No, we love animals and do not support the use of them for entertainment.
  • What performers will you have?
    • Aerialists, Jugglers, Magicians, Stilt Walkers, Fire Breathers/Dancers, Mimes, and more!
  • Will there be clowns?
    • No, we will not have clowns at this event.
  • Will there be music?
    • We couldn't live without it so bring your dancing shoes!
  • Can I dress up?
    • Yes! Circus inspired costumes are encouraged. Masks are not allowed.
  • Can I bring my dog, cat, parakeet, turtle, or any other animal with me?
    • Sorry! We love ALL animals but unfortunately this is a human only event unless you have a registered service animal.
  • What is the age limit?
    • This event is strictly 21 and over. No exceptions. You must have a valid ID upon entry.
  • Can my kids come?
    • For the safety of others and everyone attending, this event is strictly 21 and over. No exceptions. You'll want to have someone look after the kiddos and babies for the night. You must have a valid ID upon entry.
  • Is there re-entry?
    • Nope! Once you are in, you're in and once you leave, you leave. No exceptions.
  • What's your refund policy?
    • There will be no refunds issued for any tickets.
  • What happens if it rains?
    • This event is rain or shine! The show MUST go on and there are no refunds on tickets.
  • When is the last beer poured?
    • Last call will be announced at 9:45pm. All beer pours will be cut off at 10:00pm.
  • Will I get a map of the festival?
    • Yes, closer to the event our website will be updated with a full map including our breweries and complete festival layout. You will receive a festival guide upon entry that will include this map.
  • Will there be tickets sold at the gate?
    • If tickets do not sell out before the event we will be selling tickets at the door and will accept cash or card.
  • What does the ticket price include?
    • Please see our ticket page that explains what is included in VIP, GA and Designated Driver tickets.
  • Can I bring my own food and beverage to the event?
    • No outside food or beverage will be allowed into the event.
  • Will you have merchandise for sale?
    • Yes, we will have a limited number of Circus Brew Zerkus exclusive items for sale. In addition to Circus Brew Zerkus merchandise, some of the breweries will also be selling merchandise on-site.
  • Are there Sponsor or Vendor Opportunities?
    • Yes, if you are interested in being a sponsor or vendor for this event, please contact us at circusbrewzerkus@gmail.com
  • What items are prohibited from the event?
    • All bags, persons and containers are subject to search upon entry of the festival
    • The following items will NOT be allowed into the festival:
      • Aerosol Cans
      • Alcohol
      • Animals (except certified service animals)
      • Large Bags/Purses
      • Banners/Signs
      • Beverages & Containers (including water - we will have water available on-site)
      • Professional Cameras
      • Coolers
      • Costume Masks
      • Fireworks
      • Folding Chairs
      • Food
      • Inflatables
      • Illegal Drugs
      • Laser Pointers
      • Noisemakers
      • Skateboards, Roller skates, Bicycles, etc.
      • Weapons of any kind (knives, firearms, etc.)