Saturday is the big day! With Brews & BBQ just a couple of days away, we're starting to get lots of questions about the event. We've compiled the most frequently asked questions and here they are along with our answers!

Q: Is the beer & food included with my ticket?

A: No.  Your ticket gets you admission into the festival and great music by 3 awesome bands.  The food and beer will be available for purchase at very reasonable prices.  If you buy your ticket online in advance, your first beer is included with the ticket price.

Q: What if I don't like beer?

A: No problem- wine, soft drinks and water will be available as well!

Q: What beers will you have?
A: In no particular order: Captain Lawrence, Two Roads, Half Full, Beaver, Thomas Hooker, Stony Creek, Charter Oak, City Steam, Angry Orchard and Bud Light.

Q: What restaurants or food vendors will be there?
A: In no particular order: Hog Wild Barbecue, the One-Eyed Pig, the Cookhouse, Triple B Barbecue, Billy's Barbecue, Bick's Burgers and Mima's Meatballs.

Q: What happens if it rains?

A: The event is rain or shine. Saturday's forecast looks good.

Q: Can I bring my kids?

A: Absolutely! This will be a fun day for the family.  Kids 12 and under get in free.

Q: Can I bring my dog?

 A: No, keep Sparky at home please.

Q: Is the event handicapped-accessible?

A: Yes.

Q: What about parking?

A: The Ives Concert Park is on the Westside campus of Western CT State University, so there is plenty of free parking.

Q: What time is Brews & BBQ?

A: The party starts at 3pm and goes till about 10.  Music will start right away. We'll see you Saturday! Get your tickets here.