Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do I attend a speaker event?
A. When you purchase a ticket you can select which speaker event you would like to attend. Seats are limited to hear each speaker. Once all the seats are reserved, no more tickets will be available for that speaker event.
Q. Will the spirits representatives and distillers be at the event?
A. The distillers or a local representative will be present at the tables all night and will be on-hand to answer questions and discuss their spirits with guests. As an educational event, we insist on having representatives that understand and are well-acquainted with the products.
Q. How do I get to Citizens Bank Park?
A. Citizens Bank Park is located at 1 Citizens Bank Park Way in Philadelphia. It is near the airport and major highways.
Q. Is there parking nearby?
A. All guests are invited to park their vehicles in the Citizens Bank Park parking lot P. All parking is complimentary.
Q. What if I am a designated driver?
A. Designated driver tickets are available for both VIP and Grand Tastings. Tickets can be purchased for $50. Compliance will be strictly enforced.
Q. Can I purchase spirits and crafts at the actual event?
A. You will be able to purchase whiskey related crafts. You will not be able to purchase any spirits at the event.
Q. Can I bring a bottle to be signed?
A. No. No outside bottles or beverages (opened or unopened) are allowed into the venue.
Q. Will food be served at the event?
A. Yes. Guests can enjoy our specially crafted catering menu.
Q. What is the attire for the evening?
A. Business or business casual attire recommended.
Q. Will there be seating at the event?
A. There will be limited lounge seating where guests can relax and enjoy the night.
Q. Are there hotels nearby?
A. Yes. Here are some nearby accommodations to consider:
Holiday Inn – Stadium 900 Packer avenue | (877) 863-4780 | Estimated Room Rate: $150- This hotel is offering discounted rates to AWC ticket holders. ($99 per night)
The Westin – Liberty Place 99 S 17th street | (215) 563-1600 | Estimated Room Rate: $320
Hotel Sofitel – 120 S 17th Street | (215) 564-7453 | Estimated Room Rate: $250
Hyatt at the Bellevue – 201 South Columbus Blvd. | (215) 928-1234 | Estimated Room Rate: $200
Sheraton University City – 3549 Chestnut Street | (215) 387-8000 | Estimated Room Rate: $270
Q. How do I reserve a discounted room rate at the Holiday Inn?
A. After purchasing your ticket, you will find a discount code which can be applied to online hotel room reservation payments.
Q. Will Taxis be readily available at the event?
A. Yes. Taxis will be readily available outside the venue after the event. Guests can also use UBER and LYFT to request a safe ride home.