Boulevardia Announces Ticket Packages for 2018 Festival
Tickets for all experiences go on sale later this month
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Feb. 14, 2018) – Tickets for Boulevardia, the two-day Kansas City urban street festival, will go on sale on Wednesday, February 28 at 10 a.m. CST. Several of the highly sought-after exclusive experiences including Taps & Tastes and the Father’s Day Beer and BBQ Brunch are coming back for the festival’s fifth year on Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16 in the Kansas City Stockyards District. The ticket package options outlined below include a general admission entry to the festival in addition to the features listed.
General Admission: Single-day pass to the festival grounds (Friday 4 to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.). Children 12 and under are free. Organizers of the festival are encouraging patrons to purchase general admission tickets in advance by offering a discounted rate when purchased before the event. $20 per single-day pass when purchased before or on April 15 $25 per single-day pass when purchased between April 16 – June 14 $30 per single-day pass when purchased on the day of the festival
VIP Admission: $75 single-day pass (Friday 4 to 11 p.m., or Saturday 4 to 11 p.m.). Ticket includes general admission to the festival, three beer tickets, private area with prime viewing of the main festival stage, VIP giveaways, complimentary water, a private bar with discounted beer and wine and dedicated restrooms. Must be 21 or older.
Father’s Day Beer and BBQ Brunch – one day early: $65 Saturday pass. Ticket includes general admission to the festival, a BBQ-inspired brunch in an exclusive area from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. featuring delicious food as well as unlimited beverages (including beer!). Ages three and up must purchase a ticket for admission.
Ride to Boulevardia: $40 - $70 for 15, 31, or 62-mile ride on Saturday morning (price depends on length & early-bird pricing through April 15). Ticket includes participation in the fully-supported cycling ride for all skill levels starting and ending at the Boulevardia grounds, a Ride to Boulevardia t-shirt and swag bag, Saturday general admission to Boulevardia, a food and beer voucher to use inside Boulevardia for the post-ride party.
Taps & Tastes General Admission Ticket: $85 Saturday pass. Ticket includes general admission to the festival and entry to Taps & Tastes (4 to 7 p.m.), where principals and brewmasters from 60 national and international craft breweries will pour selections from their breweries alongside several Kansas City culinary stars who will serve savory bites to enjoy. Tickets include unlimited beer and food sampling, yard games and music along with a keepsake glass. Must be 21 or older. Hello shade and air conditioning! This year’s Taps & Tastes event will take place indoors in Hale Arena.
Taps & Tastes Early Admission: $115 Saturday pass. Ticket includes everything listed for a Taps & Tastes General Admission Ticket plus early entrance to Taps & Tastes one hour earlier than General Admission (3 to 7 p.m.). Must be 21 or older. Hello shade and air conditioning! This year’s Taps & Tastes event will take place indoors in Hale Arena.
Ultimate VIP Weekender Pass: $900 all weekend pass. Pass includes two VIP tickets for both Friday and Saturday, two Early Admission Taps & Tastes tickets, two passes to the Father’s Day Beer & BBQ Brunch, exclusive Boulevardia credentials to access special viewing areas for select bands, a commemorative poster and hotel accommodations for Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16. Must be 21 or older.
There are ample general admission tickets available for each individual day of Boulevardia. Other packages featured above are limited in quantity and are expected to sell out shortly after they are put on sale. The festival’s creators are currently securing commitments from craft brewers from throughout the country for its Taps & Tastes event as well as for special tappings throughout the entire Boulevardia grounds. They are also working on the music lineup that will include local, regional and national acts. More details and a full entertainment schedule will be revealed in the coming months. For additional details about the tickets above, visit Boulevardia’s website: boulevardia.com.
The two-day urban street festival will take place June 15th and 16th in Kansas City’s Stockyards District, the area surrounding the Livestock Exchange Building. The event features a craft beer and food sampling experience, music from local, regional and national acts, as well as family activities, entertainment, shopping and eco-education, all in a unique urban setting. Learn more about the 501c3 non-profit festival at boulevardia.com, facebook.com/boulevardia, twitter.com/Blvdia and instagram.com/blvdia.
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