QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

Frequently asked questions about our Event

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CAN I BUY A TICKET AT THE EVENT?
Yes, tickets will be available at the gate at higher prices. We recommend that you by them in advance online as a sellout is expected. Email for group rates (20+ Tickets) – mvinfo@aideninvestments.com

WHAT IF I LOSE MY TICKET OR CAN’T COME?
Our ticketing company will send you an email with your ticket information and also allows you to reprint your tickets from their website. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN…. If for some reason you are not able to locate the email sent to you with your tickets attached, please email – mvinfo@aideninvestments.com

HOW MANY WINES CAN WE TASTE?
Your admission ticket entitles you to unlimited wine tasting privileges (PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY! We reserve the right to politely refuse service to anyone we feel is intoxicated. Each General Admission or VIP Pavilion ticket purchaser will receive a commemorative Maryland Vintage Wine & Jazz wine glass and a lanyard. VIP Guests receive a larger tasting glass and lanyard.) There will be hundreds of wines to sample so please pace yourself and don’t overindulge! Spit buckets will be provided along with lots of water to drink.

WHERE CAN WE PARK?
National Harbor has three strategically placed On-site parking garages. All three garages are within walking distance of the festival. The closest garage to the event is the Fleet Street Garage. VIP Pavilion Ticket Purchasers receive complimentary parking.

Daily Parking Rates:
0 to 2 Hours $5
2 to 4 Hours $12
4 to 24 Hours $20
Flat Rate from 8:00 PM to 4:00 AM $12
Flat Rate starts after the 1st Hour
Lost Ticket $20

CAN WE BRING OUR CHILDREN OR PETS?
Kids 12 and under are free but please note that this event is not designated for children. They are welcome, but you will find very little of interest to them at the Festival. NO PETS ALLOWED. Service Dogs are welcome but must register in advance and on-site upon arrival with all proper documentation. Please email mvinfo@aideninvestments.com to register.

WHEN SHOULD I ARRIVE?
VIP Pavilion ticket holders may enter at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes of preview wine tasting, access to the food and craft vendors. General Admission and Designated Driver ticket holders can enter at Noon. The event ends at 8 p.m. sharp.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
NO SHIRT, NO SHOES, NO ENTRY….Be comfortable. Have fun. Be safe.

CAN WE BRING OUR PICNIC LUNCH, CHAIRS AND BLANKET?
We encourage our guests to bring your fold up chairs and blankets. No Tents will be allowed and no in ground umbrellas will be allowed.

WHAT IF IT RAINS?
This is a rain or shine event. The Festival will go on regardless of the weather. If it looks like rain, bring an umbrella! NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN.

CAN I LEAVE AND RE-ENTER THE FESTIVAL?
You may get a hand stamp, then re-enter the festival if you wish.

WHAT TO BRING?

  • CASH….many of the craft and food vendors will accept credit cards but to save yourself the time and hassle of having to track down an ATM if they do not, we recommend bringing cash.
  • VALID ID….All guests entering will have their ID’s checked to verify that they are of legal drinking age if they have purchased a VIP Pavilion or General Admission ticket.

WHAT NOT TO BRING?

  • Please no tents or large umbrellas
  •  No weapons
  • No outside alcohol, illegal substances, food or beverages

PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY!
We reserve the right to politely refuse service to anyone we feel is intoxicated.

All BAGS WILL BE SEARCHED BY OUR SECURITY TEAM PRIOR TO ENTERING THE FESTIVAL

–  Join us at the Annual Maryland Vintage Wine, Food & Jazz Festival at the beautiful National Harbor on the waterfront of the historic Potomac River.  – 

SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2018