Frequently asked questions

How much are tickets?

Tickets are $75.

What's included?

Access to samples from all culinary, beer, wine and cocktail exhibitors, a commemorative tasting glass and Downtown Melbourne Food and Wine Festival welcome bag.

What if I don't drink?

With 50+ restaurants to sample food from the tickets are still well worth $75!

Can I come if I don't have a ticket?

Everyone is welcome Downtown! If you don’t have a ticket you can buy beer or wine by the glass, check out the live entertainment and enjoy the lively atmosphere, but for the full experience we encourage you purchase a ticket.

Where do I park?

Parking is available throughout Downtown Melbourne. The closest parking to the festival entrance on Municipal Lane is the City Hall Parking Garage on E Strawbridge Ave.

How do I get my ticket/wristband?

After you purchase online your tickets will be emailed to you. This email must be presented on the day of the festival to receive your wristband. If you lose or do not receive your tickets via email please contact us.

Can I get a refund?

All ticket sales are final and non-refundable. If you are unable to attend you can sell your ticket to another person. We will refer to the QR code on each ticket, not the name.

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