Beverage Tickets

Taste of DC’s Official Currency for Libations

Beverage Tickets can be purchased in advance with the Drink Lover’s concession package. Otherwise Beverage Tickets can be purchased at the festival at on-site Beverage Ticket booths within the festival grounds.

On-site Beverage Ticket purchases are cash or credit.


Taste of DC Upgrade Packages

After your purchase your general admission ticket  here, we’ll email you access to these premier upgrade packages:



VIP Tastemaker Ticket

Includes a commemorative cup, $25 drink credit, and 1 drink voucher, plus:

Exclusive private festival entrance courtesy of Southwest Airlines

Lounge seating for you and your friends

Specialty Cocktail Corner bar, featuring the region’s best mixologists (accessed only from VIP area)

VIP restroom amentities

Drink Lovers Package

Includes a commemorative cup

 $25 drink credit

OktoberFest Package

Includes commemorative beer stein

(2) complimentary fills of the stein