F.A.Q. Atlanta

  1. When can I get my hands on all that cheese? Saturday, September 23, 2017 1:00-8:00pm

  2. Where will all the Cheese-tastic excitement take place? Historic Old Fourth Ward Park 680 Dallas Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

  3. Is this the same thing as the Atlanta Cheese Festival? It sure is! Atlanta will always be home, but our growth has allowed us to expand the festival into Cincinnati and Houston! (www.thecheesefest.com/events)

  4. Is there a place to put my vehicular transport? There are nearby parking lots. On street parking will be scarce. The best way to get to the festival is Uber, Lyft, Marta bus line, cycling and walking. Parking locations will be announced once tickets go on sale.

  5. Will I have to sign my life away to pay for parking? Lot parking is off site. You will be required to pay fees published at each parking deck location.

  6. Are Kids “Persona Non Grata”? Of course not--kids love cheese, too. Children 12 and under are free. Children 12 years and older must purchase a general admission ticket. Our VIP event is for 21 and over ONLY. No exceptions.

  7. What kind of cheesy fun comes with the General Admission ticket general admission ticket includes entry into The Cheese Fest Atlanta, access to the Meltdown/Macdown competition, meet cheese producers from around the world and enjoy live music. Once you get in, you can taste all the cheese your tummy can handle.

  8. What are the perks of a VIP ticket? VIP includes everything in the general admission ticket PLUS early 12:00 noon entry to the festival events and one ticket into a VIP-only pairing event. We will have beer, wine and bourbon pairing classes and they have staggered start times so you can go to one or purchase additional pairing seats.

  9. Will you sell out? We definitely will! That means, act fast to get in on the all the tasty fun!

  10. I've got my cheese, now I need my drinks! Cash bars will be available throughout the festival and will sell beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. ATMs will also be on-site.

  11. What if the weather takes a turn for the worse? This is a rain or shine event. If it rains, grab your boots and umbrellas and come anyway.

  12. Save a tree-Can you scan my ticket on my smart phone? Tickets can be scanned from a smartphone using your email confirmation or you can have the ticket text messaged to you 4 hours prior to the event.

  13. Can my furry friend attend? Pets are not permitted at The Cheese Fest. Service animals are permitted with proper identification.

  14. How do I become a vendor? I want to get in on this cheese action! You can apply to be a vendor here.

  15. Do you need sponsors? I'll do anything for cheese! Yes, we do have some sponsorship packages available. Apply Now

  16. Didn't find an answer to your question? Reach out through email.


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