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Philly Brew Tour FAQs

What about cancellation due to severe weather?

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 215-866-2337 to discuss your options, a fee may apply if your tour was still scheduled to operate.

What should I wear?

We don’t have a dress code, however CLOSED TOE SHOES are required to go behind the scenes. No Sandals!

How much do our tours cost?

How do I book a tour?

Click here to purchase tickets. Then choose which Philly Brew Tour you’d like to book. Select a date, then fill out all the necessary information, and that’s pretty much it! Please call us if you have any difficulty booking a tour. 215-866-2337 (BEER)

How long are the tours?

Our Original and After Hours tours are approximately 5 hours. The Sip of Philly Tours are approximately 3.5 hours. Times may vary depending on travel time.

What is a beer guide?

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.

Can you drink in the van?

Drinking is reserved only for the breweries.

What’s included in the price?

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 from Reading Terminal.

Where is pick-up?

All public tours pick up from 1227 Filbert Street, between 12th and 13th Streets, in front of the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.

What time is pick-up?

The Brew Van will depart promptly from Filbert Street at the official tour start time. We recommend arriving at the pick up location 10-15 minutes before departure to get checked in. If guests are not at the pick up location by the tour start time, the van will leave without you.

Where should I park if I am driving to the pick up spot?

We suggest parking at the Autopark @ the Gallery Mall at 44 North 9th Street. Rates: For Up to 12 Hours – $19, if you enter after 4PM the rate is only $8. Please see the website for more information about parking rates. AutoParking @ Gallery Mall (6 min walk form the pick up)

What is the minimum number of people that a tour needs to run?

All Philly Brew Tours need a minimum of 4 people to run.

Could my tour get cancelled?

Not likely, but it’s 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.

Can I book the morning of?

If there are seats available, you absolutely can! Please call us to inquire about availability 215-866-2337.

Is tip for your beer guide included in the price?

We only include a pre-paid gratuity for groups of 4 or more people @$10pp (Approx. 10%). If you think your guide was great, we suggest $10-15pp.