I don't have a question, but I do have a FUNKY-Awesome idea!


Email us at: info@funktoberfestcenla.com


Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

This is a family friendly event but you must be 21 or older to sample. ID's WILL BE CHECKED. Don't leave it at home.


What is the difference in a VIP Admission and General Admission?

VIP Admission - $80

Don't miss the party inside the party at this year's Funktoberfest! We are creating an eclectic lounge environment with vintage ambiance for all our VIP's to hangout.

Taste Exclusive Offerings in VIP only

• VIP-Only Signature Cocktails provided by Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits and an Award Winning BBQ spread from "The Cowboy Chef" Brodie Paul included in the VIP ticket price

Exclusive Amenities

• Private Air Conditioned Restrooms
• LSU Game on Giant Screen
• Fun Games & Activities

Collectors Tasting Glass

Prime Viewing Area for ALL 6 Bands

Exclusive Funktoberfest VIP Kick Off 2nd Line Dance Party

VIP early entrance at 2 p.m.

Complimentary beer sampling until 6 p.m.

Please note that this year we won’t have reserved tables, but instead are creating a VIP lounge experience for our guests. It is recommended that you bring lawn chairs if you would like to sit outside the VIP area.

General Admission - $35

Doors open at 3 p.m.
• Complimentary beer sampling until 6 p.m.
• Live music (6 bands!) until 10 p.m.

It is recommended that you bring lawn chairs or a blanket for sitting outside on festival grounds

Designated Driver - $15

No alcoholic beverages will be served but you can enjoy all Funktoberfest has to offer


What's this year's music line up?

The 2017 Line Up: Downright, The Delta Saints, Jocelyn & Chris Ardnt, Lost Bayou Ramblers, Cenla Brass Band & more to come! 


Is there food available?

Yes! Some of Cenla's favorites. More info to come soon. 


I don't like beer but my friends do, what can I drink?

No worries, Jack's Drinks will be onsite pouring your favorite frozen drinks, cocktails and other libations. Non-alcoholic beverages are also available.


What can/can't I bring to the event?

CAN BRING...a lawn chair, a hat, sunscreen or maybe a poncho... either way it will be a FUNKY GOOD TIME!

CAN'T BRING...Please, no outside food or drink.


What about parking?

Parking will be limited near the event, and Spirits Food & Friends parking lot will be barricaded and only available to staff, vendors, and artists. We recommend carpooling, riding bikes, or public transportation. Please be respectful of area businesses and our neighbors in the garden district when chosing a parking spot.


What if it rains?

Funktoberfest is a rain or shine event. Drinking awesome craft beer and listening to great music for a great cause is a great idea, even in the rain! Just ask someone that went last year.


This sounds like a cool event and I'd like to help, can I volunteer?

Absolutly, like us on Facebook and sign up for email updates for more info.


To sign up to be a volunteer: Click Here


I bought a ticket, when will I receive my wristband?

A photo ID and your ticket will be exchanged for a wristband the day of Funktoberfest at the check in station in front of Spirits Food & Friends on Texas Ave. Check in opens at 1pm. Gates at 2pm for VIP. 3pm for GA.


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Lee Gwinn


Spirits Food & Friends - 1200 Texas Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301