No one under the age of 21 will be allowed entrance into the festival! This includes designated drivers who must also be at least 21 years of age. NO children, toddlers, infants, strollers, or pets are permitted. No one will be admitted without a valid photo ID (no exceptions). Proper identification is the responsibility of the attendee. Failure to present proper, valid photo identification (driver’s license or passport) will result in denial of entry with no refund offered.
VIP admission includes sampling and seminars just like GA ticket holders but VIP attendees also receive an additional hour of sampling from 12:30pm-1:30pm, receive a tasting cup made of glass, have private seating, exclusive VIP restrooms, and access to special tastings available only in the VIP area. VIP designated driver ticketholders receive an extra hour in the event and access to VIP seating compared to GA designated drivers. However, no DD is permitted to drink any alcohol. DDs do not receive a tasting cup but will receive a bottled water.
A general admission designated driver ticket is $12 and a VIP designated driver ticket is $15. All designated drivers receive bottled water. However, designated drivers are not permitted to sample any alcoholic beverages at the festival and do not receive a cup. Any designated driver who is seen drinking at the festival will be escorted out immediately. Designated drivers must be 21+ and present valid photo ID for entry.
Yes, there is limited parking at the venue. We encourage attendees to use mass transit. A complimentary shuttle will be provided from the Broad & Pattison SEPTA station to the event, beginning at 11:30am.
Yes, it is recommended that all attendees take advantage of public transportation for the festival. Here are the phone numbers for area taxi companies:
All City Taxi: (215) 467-6666
PHL Taxi: (215) 232-2000
Victory Radio Dispatch: (215) 225-5000
Crescent Cab: (215) 365-3500
YES, but the event takes place on grass so it may be difficult to navigate with a wheelchair or walker. There is also handicapped parking closer to the event location. However, the venue does not provide wheelchairs or walkers. Attendees in need of a wheelchair should bring their own.
Starfish Junction Productions is dedicated to the safety and security of ALL attendees, exhibitors, staffers, and guests. Please use common sense and remember that what seems harmless to you may appear like a threat to someone else. All attendees must adhere to show rules, are subject to search upon entering the event, and are prohibited from bringing in the following items:
· outside alcohol, glass bottles, cans, outside food/beverages, metal water bottles
· weapons (i.e. knives, pepper spray, stun-guns, any concealed weapons, firearms, etc.), illegal drugs, chemicals, fireworks, smoke bombs
· unapproved pamphlets, handouts, advertisements, etc.
Smoking (including the use of e-cigarettes or vape pens) is prohibited in the venue/under tents. Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas.
Infants/Children/Strollers…No one under 21 will be admitted. Valid photo ID is required for entry.
No pets are permitted at the event (unless they are service dogs with accredited tags/paperwork)
Event management reserves the right to handle each occurrence on a case by case basis. Depending on the item, the guest may either be asked to remove the item from the facility or dispose of the item, or may be ejected from the facility.