Hey Beer Enthusiasts, Here are some frequently asked questions about the tour:
Click Here! Then choose which DC Brew Tour you’d like to book. Select a date, then fill out all the necessary information. If the tour you clicked is not available, we may have another tour option available that day. We run our Original and After Hour Tours daily. Please call us if you have any difficulty booking a tour.
If we did not ask for payment during the booking process, we have not reached our minimum tour participants. Once the tour minimum is met, the system will automatically accept your booking request and you will then have 48 hours to pay the amount due. If this payment is not received within 48 hours, the system will automatically cancel your tour.
The van picks up from 801 F St. NW Washington DC 20004 (in front of the Donald w. Reynolds center for art and portraiture/National Portrait Gallery).This location is only a block from Gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station which services the Green, Red and Yellow Metro Lines.
The van will depart from 801 F St. NW Washington DC 20004 promptly at the official tour start time. If guests are not at the pickup location at the start time the bus will leave without you.
Beer Guide /bir ɡīd/ (n.) A clever, intelligent, and charismatic individual who passes on epic and timeless beer knowledge through stories and jokes to eager and enthusiastic tour-goers.
Not likely, but its possible. In the event of severe weather or a lack of tour-goers, the tour may be canceled. If there are less than four (4) seats booked for a tour, that tour may be subject to cancellation (so bring all of your friends and family)!
If there are less than four (4) seats booked for a tour, we will notify you 48 hours prior to your tour and try to reschedule you to an alternate date/time. If you can’t reschedule, you will receive a full refund.
If roads are fair and our brewery partners are open, we make every effort to run our tours as scheduled. In the event of inclement weather, the decision to cancel will be made by Brew Tours Staff at least 24 hours before the date of the tour. Should you wish to reschedule due to inability to travel during inclement weather, within 72 hours of your tour date, we will offer to extend our $25 per person date change fee. In the event of a cancellation by Brew Tours Staff, you will receive a full refund. If a tour is not cancelled by Brew Tours Staff, and you choose not to reschedule with the added date change fee, no refunds will be provided.
Tours are ALL INCLUSIVE! The tour price includes up to 15+ different beers (ranging from 3-16 ounces), a beer food pairing meal, brewery entrance fees, brewery gratuity, and round trip transportation.
The Original and After Hours tours are approximately 5 hours. Our Sip of DC tour lasts about 3.5 hours.
We suggest guests park at the Quikpark at 1001 G St NW Washington, DC 20001 (202) 393-7611. Parking is a flat rate of $18 for up to 12 hours. The parking lot entrance is on 10th St.
If there are seats available, you absolutely can! Please call us to inquire about availability 202-759-8687
Don’t drink on an empty stomach. Take advantage of the Shake Shack around the corner!
$10pp (Approx. 12%) gratuity is included for parties of four or greater. If you think your guide was great, we suggest $15 pp.
We don’t have a dress code, however please make sure you wear CLOSED TOE SHOES. No Sandals!
All DC Brew Tours need a minimum of 4 people to run.
Yes! Please take a look at our general PRIVATE TOUR TIER PRICING or email us at email@example.com. We can accommodate groups as large as 300 people.
Our public tour normally never exceeds 14 people. If you have a larger group, please contacts about setting up a private tour.
Drinking is reserved only for the breweries.
If a person is visibly intoxicated before the tour begins, we have to right to deny your entrance onto the tour. During the tour, if a customer disobeys, disrespects, causes any physical or emotional harm to any property, staff, or the group as a whole, their entire group will be removed from the tour. If either of these situations occur, no refund will be provided. DO NOT PRE-GAME THE BREW TOUR and RESPECT THE BREWERIES, GUIDE, & VEHICLE.
WE ARE VERY SERIOUS ABOUT THIS POLICY.
Due to high demand for tours, tickets are non-refundable 3 days prior to the tour. Our refund policy for Public/private Tours is as follows:
Any date changes that are made less than 2 weeks before your tour will be subject to a $25pp rescheduling fee. No date changes can be made less than 72 hours before a tour.
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