The Upslope Get Down is only days away, so if you’re lookin’ to #getdown with us, here’s all the info you need to know for this Saturday’s FREE music festival! Check out our FAQ, dust off your dancing shoes and get ready to have a great time!
Families are welcome at the Upslope Get Down! As this is an event at a brewery, however, all patrons 21 and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
IDs will be checked at the Front Gate upon entry.
Event is rain or shine.
WHEN & WHERE is the event? Saturday, May 16 from 2:00 pm to midnight at our Flatiron Park brewery. Doors open at 1:30 pm. Flatiron Park is located at 1898 S Flatiron Ct, Boulder, CO 80301. The fest is taking place in the back parking lot, brewery and tap room.
How much does it cost? The Upslope Get Down is a FREE event! VIP tickets are available for an early bird price of $65. Buy ‘em NOW here. Day-of upgrades will be available for $90.
What does the VIP ticket get me? The Illegal Pete’s VIP Tent perks:
- Admission to exclusive VIP tent (your very own shade!)
- Premium viewing of Main Stage
- All you can drink at the private VIP bar
- Rare beers exclusive to the VIP bar
- Souvenir Upslope pint glass
- Catering provided by Illegal Pete’s (chips, salsa & guac all day + a taco bar from 6-8 pm)
- Private restrooms
- A good time and great spot to Get Down!
What bands are playing and when? Check out our music schedule below! Plus, there will be two tap room sets by The Good Kind (4:00-5:00 pm & 6:00-7:30 pm).
Will your tap rooms be open as usual that day? Our Flatiron Park tap room will be open at the usual time of 11:00 am. We will only be serving our original core four styles + Thai IPA cans – no tasters. At 1:30 pm, when festival doors open, all guests in the tap room will be directed to enter at the festival’s Front Gate to get their event wristband. Our Lee Hill tap room will open at the usual time of 2:00 pm, but will be closing early at 6:00 pm. Join us at the fest!
Where will I park? We will have signage directing guests to a few neighboring lots to accommodate parking. There is also street parking around. We are expecting lots of guests, so carpooling and riding bikes is highly encouraged!
Are dogs allowed? Due to the nature and size of the event, dogs are not permitted. We love ‘em too, but please do not bring your four-legged friends or we will not be able to allow you to enter the festival.
How will I buy beer? There will be several beer stations throughout the event. These stations will accept BEER TICKETS ONLY. We will have two beer ticket stations at the fest where you can purchase these Beer Tickets by cash or credit card. 1 ticket = $5. All beers = 1 ticket.
What beers will you be serving? We will be selling our original core four styles – Pale Ale, IPA, Brown Ale, & Craft Lager – in 16 oz compostable cups. Our NEW Limited Release Thai Style White IPA cans will also be available. There will be exclusive beers in the VIP area – our award-winning Pumpkin Ale, a newly brewed Saison, Thai IPA with Galaxy hops & mango, and our Rye IPA hopped with Simcoe hops.
Will there be seating, or can I bring my camping chair? Yes. There will be limited seating under a few shade tents, but feel free to bring your own camping chair with you.
Will there be ATMs? Yes. There will be three ATMs on site. Both Beer Ticket stations will also accept credit cards.
Is the fest ADA accessible? Yes. The Upslope Get Down is an ADA accessible event space for both general admission and VIP patrons.
What steps are you taking to make this a green event? All beer cups are 100% compostable thanks to Eco-Products. All food truck vendors are also required to use all compostable or recyclable materials. ZeroHero will be on site with waste receptacles for compost, recycling, and trash. With our efforts, we are hoping to generate as little trash as possible.
- Potable water
- Portable toilets
- Compost, Recycling & Trash stations: a chance for everyone to do their part
- Food trucks (Heirloom, Blackbelly Catering, Tacos del Norte, & The Rolling Tomato)
- Limited shade & seating
- Lost and Found
- Security services
- Great music to help you #getdown!
What’s not allowed?
- No LARGE BAGS/BACKPACKS
- No DOGS (Pets)
- No GLASS
- No COOLERS
- No OUTSIDE ALCOHOL
- No OUTSIDE FOOD AND DRINK
- No ILLEGAL DRUGS
- No FIREWORKS
- No UNLICENSED VENDING of any kind
- No WEAPONS
For more questions, please call the tap room at (303) 396-1898. See you this Saturday!