Great American Beer Festival Member Pre-Sale

The Great American Beer Festival member pre-sale starts August 1, 2017 at 10:00 am MT.

As an American Homebrewers Association (AHA) member, you get first chance at tickets to this year’s Great American Beer Festival! The member pre-sale is limited to active AHA and Brewers Association members. Be sure that you join/renew by July 23, 2017, 11:59 pm PDT to be eligible for the pre-sale.

For more information on the pre-sale, visit


Tips for the Pre-Sale

Note: Joining the American Homebrewers Association does not guarantee tickets. Membership only grants eligibility for the pre-sale.

  • IMPORTANT: Ensure you are subscribed to AHA emails in order to receive your personal offer code. If you have ever unsubscribed from an AHA email, scroll to the bottom of this page and resubmit your email address in the newsletter field. Contact Member Services with concerns.
  • Register with Ticketmaster prior to the pre-sale to speed up the checkout process.
  • Confirm you have access to the internet at the time the sale opens.
  • Review the frequently asked questions on for the ins and outs of GABF ticket sales. You’ll find a lot of helpful information in the FAQs, and we strongly encourage that everyone wishing to attend GABF take the time to familiarize themselves with the ticket sales process.

Any tickets remaining from the member pre-sale will go on sale to the general public on August 2, 2017, at 10:00 am MT.

2017 Individual Session Tickets (Members Only)

Session Date Session Time Pre-Sale 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

2017 Paired Pavilion Tickets (Members Only)

Session Date Session Time Pre-Sale Prices

Paired Pavilion ticket purchase includes same-day GABF General Admission ticket. See Paired Pavilion for more information.

Thursday, October 5  5:30 p.m. – 9:00 pm $160 (GABF + Paired)
Saturday, October 7  5:30 pm – 9:00 pm $160 (GABF + Paired)


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