It’s starting to feel like Vegas at Ommegang! The tents are going up, the beer is rolling in, and we’re busy putting the venue together for our Las Vegas-themed Belgium Comes to Cooperstown festival this weekend. View the schedule of events here.
Below is information about parking, check in, the main event, camping, and safety. For those without tickets to BCTC, please note we are closed to the public on Friday and Saturday for the event. We are open for regular tours, tastings and the store and cafe on Sunday at 11am.
Parking is available in the field next to the brewery grounds and there will be signs and volunteers to direct you there. CARPOOLING IS ENCOURAGED!
Handicap parking is available in the parking field on either side of the check in tent.
The check-in tent is located between the parking lot and the brewery grounds. Please have a photo ID with you when you check in. BCTC is a 21+ event.
Check-in for VIPs is Friday from 12-6PM. Check-in for participating breweries is also Friday from 12-6PM. Check-in for Tasting and Tasting+Camping ticket holders is Saturday starting at 12pm.
VIPs will receive their tasting glass at the dinner on Friday night. Tasting and Tasting+Camping ticket holders will receive their tasting glass at check-in on Saturday. Don’t lose your glass!
Volunteers may check in at the volunteer table in the admissions tent to receive their tee shirts. Volunteer shirts should only be worn during your volunteer shift. Volunteer questions should be directed to Sami Kadhim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Main Event
No alcohol may be consumed by persons less than 21 years of age. Our staff reserves the right to cut off alcohol service to any individual that appears to be intoxicated. Non-adherence will result in removal from event grounds.
No pets allowed except certified assistance animals. Paperwork may be required.
No weapons, explosives, or illicit substances of any kind are permitted on Brewery Ommegang property.
Please respect our property and staff. Anyone caught damaging property or buildings, or being abusive to any of our event staff will be removed from the property. No exceptions.
Personal cameras are allowed at the event. Drone/aerial photography is not allowed without prior consent/insurance verification. Contact email@example.com with media/photography inquiries.
Only vendors licensed with Brewery Ommegang and with New York State are allowed to vend at Ommegang events. No exceptions.
No campfires or charcoal grills are allowed anywhere on Brewery Ommegang property or satellite parking lots. Brewery Ommegang offers rustic camping (tents only); no RVs or camping trailers are allowed. No vehicles are allowed in the camping area. Camping is only allowed in the designated camping area.
Potable water, port-a-potties and shower trailers are located near the camping area. All campers will need to vacate the camping area by 12pm on Sunday, August 10.
Medical personnel will be on site for emergencies. If you require assistance at any time please contact one of our event, security or medical personnel.
Plan to get home safely. Taxi services are available. Don’t drink and drive.
Please let us know if you have a question that we haven’t answered! We strive to make every event at Ommegang a safe and enjoyable experience for all attendees, performers, and our staff. We appreciate your adherence to our policies.