California Festival of Beers media credentials and passes allow easy access for media to cover official festival events. Credentials are available for WORKING MEDIA ONLY and can be requested online with the below form.
The California Festival of Beers provides credentials and passes to members of working media, defined as those who are full-time, paid employees or representatives of known and established media organizations, including newspapers, magazines, wire services, television stations, radio stations and websites. California Festival of Beers passes and credentials are non-transferrable and may not be duplicated or reproduced in any manner. Media may be asked to present photo identification to verify the validity of a pass or credential. The California Festival of Beers reserves the right to revoke passes or credentials at any time. California Festival of Beers credentials should be worn at all times while on site at the events.
Freelance journalists, photojournalists and videographers may receive media passes and/or credentials only if on specific assignment from a known and established media organization. In these instances, credential requests must be submitted by the assigning media outlet. Freelance photojournalists and videographers may also apply without assignment by said media organization, however, images obtained will be given use rights to the California Festival of Beers for future promotion and marketing purposes.
The California Festival of Beers retains the right to use any images obtained in future promotions and marketing, appropriate photo/video credit will be provided in all publications.