Not likely, but it is possible. In the event of severe weather or a lack of tour-goers, the tour may be canceled.
In the event of inclement weather, the decision to cancel will be made by Brew Tours Staff at least 12 hours before the start of the tour. If roads are fair and our brewery partners are open, we make every effort to run our tours as scheduled. If we have to cancel a tour due to weather, full refunds will be provided. Should you wish to reschedule due to inability to travel during the inclement weather, please give us a call at 347-429-8687 to discuss your options; a fee may apply if your tour was still scheduled to operate.
Our Brooklyn Underground Tour begins at the George Washington Statue in Union Square at 5 Union Square East, New York, NY 10003. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with your guide. The tour will begin with a short Metro ride (fare included in ticket price) and will proceed to visit 3 brewery locations.
Our Brewing in Queens Walking Tour begins at Vernon Mall located at 50-11 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101. Nearest public transit is The Vernon Blvd-Jackson Ave subway stop on the IRT Flushing Line. Please arrive 15 minutes early at 2:45 pm To check with your guide. The tour will proceed north walking a total of 1 mile to 1.5 miles (route dependent) visiting 3 brewery locations.
All guests must wear closed-toe shoes to participate in the tour. This is a safety precaution that the breweries themselves are required to enforce, therefore, no exceptions can be made. If you are taking a tour during the summer months, please plan accordingly.
Yes, we can accommodate most dietary restrictions. Please inform us regarding the nature of your restrictions when booking your tour!
No need to worry about choosing your beers at each stop. You’ll receive a handpicked selection of local craft beer curated by our beer expert guides.
Typically, beer is not gluten-free. Some of our tour stops do from time to time offer gluten-free options, however, we cannot guarantee their availability. Guests with Celiac should consider our non-drinker ticket, so they can purchase cider or gluten-free beer when available.
In order for us to run a tour, we need a minimum of 4 participants.
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We offer 3 different public tours which you can read more about here. Because private tours are personalized, there is a sliding scale of differences between them vs. public tours. Generally, we suggest private tours for corporate events, bachelor/bachelorette parties, and other groups of over 10 guests. You can read more about our private tours here.
If you have not received an email from us, be sure to check your spam folder. Our emails are automated and will sometimes slip past your inbox. If it is not in spam, you can reach out to us by phone or email and we will happily send you your confirmation again.
The details of your reservation, the pick up and drop off location for the tour, the tour itinerary, and information regarding our policies.
Due to high demand for tours, tickets are non-refundable less 24 hours prior to the tour. Tickets are always transferable. Our Refund policy is as follows:
Any date changes that are made less than 7 days before your tour will be subject to a $35pp rescheduling fee. No date changes can be made less than 24 hours before a tour.
You can simply show up to the pick-up spot a few minutes early, with a valid form of ID and closed-toe shoes. You do not need a physical ticket or to print out your confirmation email, just give your name to the guide!
Many of our stops are wheelchair accessible. Our tours include walking 1-1.5 miles for the Brewing in Queens Walking Tour, and the Brooklyn Underground Tour includes using the subway system.
You must be 21 or older and show proper identification in order to participate in our tour, even if you’ve purchased a non-drinker ticket.
We often include prepaid gratuity for parties of 4 or more. If you think your guide did a great job, we suggest tipping $15 per person.