What are the event hours?

  • The event lasts from 12-5, however the first hour 12-1 is VIP Only. Anyone can purchase a VIP Ticket to skip the lines and be guaranteed access to everything! 

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

  • Attendees 21+ years old must present a valid photo ID upon admission. You can purchase a general admission, DD, or VIP ticket.

  • Attendees ages 18-20 must present a valid photo ID and purchase the DD admission ticket.

  • Attendees 11-17 years old must purchase the DD/Ages 11-20 admission ticket and be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

  • Youth ten years old and under are free and do not require a ticket. They will not receive a souvenir glass and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

  • There will be limited off-street and street parking. Visit this page for more info about parking. 

  • Metrotransit Passes are available to the first 600 people to request. Click here to download your free pass

  • The Raymond Avenue Green Line light rail station is three blocks away, and University Avenue & Vandalia Street bus station is one block away

What can I bring into the event?

  • Refillable water bottles are allowed and encouraged. Water stations will be located throughout the festival.

  • Backpacks are allowed but will be searched upon entry.

  • Weapons are banned on the premises.

  • Outside food + drink is not allowed. 

Is it cash only?

  • Since many vendors are small businesses, cash is preferred but most accept credit cards. There is no ATM on site.

Are advanced tickets required? 

  • Tickets can be purchased at the door, however, advanced ticket purchase includes a discount! We strongly encourage advanced ticket purchase. You can purchase tickets and see the current costs here. 

Can I bring my animal companion?

  • Animal companions are not allowed due to health code.

Are tickets refundable?

  • There are no refunds but you can offer your ticket to another attendee.

Is all the beer and wine vegan?

  • All products at the event are 100% vegan including beer and wine. 

Who is organizing this event? 

  • The Herbivorous Butcher and Reverie Mobile Kitchen are the founders and organizers for Vegan Invasion 2019. More here

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?


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