F.A.Q. Cincinnati

  1. When can I get my hands on all that cheese? September 10th, 2016. 1:30-7:00PM

  2. Where will all the cheese-tastic excitement take place? 100 W Mehring Way Cincinnati, OH 45202

  3. Is there a place to put my vehicular transport? There is parking garage with an entrance on Mehring Way (124 East Mehring Way Cincinnati, OH 45202). There's also a surface you can use located on the corner of Elm Street and Mehring Way.

  4. Are kids "Persona non grata"? Of course not--kids love cheese too. Children 12 and under are free. Children over 12 must purchase a general admission ticket. VIP event is for 21 and over ONLY. No exceptions.

  5. What kind of cheesy fun comes with the general admission ticket? General Admission ticket includes entry into the The Cheese Fest, access to the Meltdown, cheese producers, live music, 1 drink ticket, and tons of tasty fun. Once you get in, you can taste all the cheese you can handle.

  6. What are the perks of a VIP ticket? VIP includes everything in the General Admission ticket and early entry to the festival events, VIP only pairing event, 2 drink tickets and a Swag bag.

  7. I've got my cheese, now I need mydrinsk! General admission tickets include 1 drink ticket and VIP includes 2. Additional drink tickets will be available for purchase at all bar locations throughout the venue.

  8. What can't I bring to the venue?
  9. - Weapons of any kind Illegal substances (including narcotics) or drug paraphernalia
    - Aerosol cans of any kind ie: spray sun screen, bug spray...
    - Framed or large backpacks, oversized bags
    - Selfie sticks, monopods, tripods
    - Long lens or detachable lens cameras
    - Chairs
    - Alcohol
    - Glass containers
    - Food or beverages
    - Coolers
    - Skateboards, inline skates, bicycles, carts, Segway’s, scooters or personal motorized vehicles
    - Musical instruments
    - Inflatables
    - Stickers
    - Flyers
    - CDs
    - Fireworks or explosives
    - Laser pointers
    - Tents
    - Pets (except for service dogs). Service animals are permitted with proper identification.

  10. 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.

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

  12. How do I become a vendor? I want to get in on this cheese action! Apply here.

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

  14. Didn't find an answer to your question? Contact us.


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