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The 15th Annual Blues & Brews at Mount Hope

Guests can savor the taste of a summertime Maryland feast without the drive: Hard Shell Crabs, Steamed Shrimp, BBQ Pork, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Garden Pasta Salad, Hush Puppies, Fresh Fruit, and Dessert. Beer from the Swashbuckler Brewing Company will round out this summertime feast. All the amazing food you can eat, unlimited drinks, and live music with one admission ticket.

Blues & Brews

Date, Times & Tickets

Date: July 13, 2024
Two Sessions: 12PM-3PM OR 5PM-8PM
General Admission: $64.95
Children (5-11): $22.95

  • Tickets are session specific and must be reserved in advance. There are a limited amount of tickets per session and they may sell out.
  • To allow our staff to communicate the necessary quantities with our crab supplier, we adhere to a ticket purchase deadline. Ticket sales end at 4PM, Friday July 12th.
  • Tickets are available for purchase on the Virtual Box Office.
  • Blues & Brews is a Rain or Shine Event
  • Please check back to the website closer to the event and follow us on Facebook @PaRenFaire or join the Royal Email List for news and updates.

Group Reservations

Discounts are available for groups of 15 or more through Mount Hope's Group Sales Department. This unique and exciting experience makes the perfect setting for any group outing!

Ticket Exchange Policy

  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Following the World Health Organization's declaration on May 5 to the end the COVID global health emergency and the Public Health Emergency (PHE) expiring on May 11, 2023, the ticket no-refunds policy is being upheld in cases of positive Covid testing. Tickets may be exchanged per the Ticket Exchange Policy if applicable.
  • Exchange Requests must be made via the online Box Office Help Request or by email to BxOffice@PaRenFaire.com. The order number and new date must be provided at the time of request.
  • Exchange Requests will be reviewed during Box Office hours, Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM.
  • Exchanges cannot be made into a sold-out performance day.
  • Exchanges will not be made from one event to another.
  • Tickets do not transfer from one year to a future year. Unused expired tickets are null and void.
  • Approved Exchange Requests will be processed and an email confirmation with new ticket links sent to the associated box office account email.
  • Exchange Requests will not be honored after the date appearing on the tickets.
  • Complimentary Tickets cannot be exchanged.
  • Outdoor Events at Mount Hope are rain or shine events. Exchanges will not be made due to weather.

Carding Policy

Please Note: No matter what your age, please be prepared to show proper identification in order to consume alcohol. Valid ID includes a state issued driver's license or state issued ID card with photo, a passport, or a United States military identification card with photo. We are unable to accept any foreign driver's license. Note that the identification cannot be expired at the time of the festival.

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

General Admission: $64.95
Children (5-11): $22.95
To allow our staff to communicate the necessary quantities with our crab supplier, we adhere to a ticket purchase deadline. Ticket sales end at 4PM, Friday July 12th.

Ticket Available Now!

2024 Blues & Brews Entertainment

Hex Highway

The Hex Highway

The Hex Highway Blues Band is an electric blues rocket-ship blasting back in time to the golden era of 1950’s and 60’s tone.

This critically acclaimed Reading, Pennsylvania-based powerhouse resurrects the distinctive sound of yesteryear in every performance with wily momentum, outrageous attire, and sparkling harmony.

Their rousing original music and rejuvenated arrangements of time-tested classics keep the feet a-stomping. Crowds are sure to be charmed by their unconventional flair, musical energy, and unyielding passion for having fun.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions that have not been answered below, please contact our business offices at 717-665-7021, Monday through Friday, 9AM-4PM or fill out the contact form below.

General Information

The event is located on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate, home of the PA Renaissance Faire. The street address is 2775 Lebanon Rd. Manheim, PA 17545.
There is plenty of free parking on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate. Please follow ALL traffic signage when you drive on grounds.
Enjoy Swashbuckler & Mannheim Beers and Lancaster County Ciders along with a variety of non-alcoholic options.
Various hotels in the area are available. Please visit our In the Area Page for specific information.
Pets are not permitted on the fairegrounds or inside the Mansion, with the exception of dogs during Dog Days at the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire (Saturdays & Sundays, August through October). Please do not leave animals in your car.
Local kennels:
Canine Country Club Inc.: 888 N Penryn Rd Manheim, PA 17545, 717-665-2710
Gochenauer Kennels: 995 Fruitville Pike Lititz PA, 17543, 717-569-6151
We value all guests with disabilities and their service animals. Service animals should remain on a leash or harness and under the control of the owner at all times.

Mount Hope Estate adheres to the ADA's definition of Service animal found here. Please refer to ADA's frequently asked questions as it pertains to Mount Hope Estate events.
Children are welcome to attend, but require a ticket due to the limited capacity of the event. Please see the Blues & Brews Ticket Information Section to learn more.
For the well being of all our guests, smoking is prohibited around any seating areas. Your cooperations is appreciated for the comfort of all in attendance.
Each guest is permitted to enter with one factory sealed bottle of water which can be refilled at the water fountain at the Privy Lane Privies. Water is also available by request where soda is sold.
Please do not. To distribute other materials on site is in violation of our no-soliciting rule. Distributing products (especially those intended as edibles) without a waiver on-site is in violation of state law and contrary to the application process that each member of our Shire Marketplace undergoes to continue to offer quality artisan goods.
Yes, Blues & Brews is ADA accessible. There is handicapped parking available at the Wine Shop. Please follow the directional signs that lead you to that area when you arrive.
Cars are permitted to stay parked in the lot overnight if the driver has been drinking and has found another way home. Camping is not permitted in the parking lot of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire.
Restrooms will be located within walking distance of the Blues & Brew Event and will be clearly marked with directional sigange.
Items found during or after the event will be kept in the Wine Shop (717-665-7021 ext 300).

Ticket Information

An admission for Blues & Brews includes the all-you-can-eat feast, as well as Swashbuckler Beers and Lancaster County Cider. Admission also includes live music throughout the event.
Tickets can be purchased on the Virtual Box Office. Tickets will not be available day-of.
Conditions of Ticket Sale

All sales are final. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. Event tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and not for resale. Once a ticket has been scanned at the Front Gate upon entry, it is voided and no longer holds any value. The Faire does not monitor any guests’ level of participation or length of stay. Refunds are not available to guests who choose to leave. The bearer of an event ticket agrees to hold blameless and harmless Mazza Vineyards, Inc. or any of its affiliates, in the event of personal injury or loss or damage to property. The holder of the ticket assumes all responsibilities for any risk of bodily harm or loss of property sustained while attending the event, and waives all rights to lay claim for damages resulting from any cause whatsoever either before, during or after the event. You must be 21 or older to purchase or consume Alcohol.
Your ID will be verified before being served alcohol. Outside food, drink and pets are not permitted. You hereby consent to the reasonable search for alcoholic beverages, drugs, or firearms. You further consent to the use of your image or likeness incidental to any display, transmission, or reproduction of the event.
Management reserves the right to refuse admission or eject any person whose conduct is deemed by management to be disorderly or who fails to comply with the terms and conditions of these conditions of ticket sale.
  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Following the World Health Organization's declaration on May 5 to the end the COVID global health emergency and the Public Health Emergency (PHE) expiring on May 11, 2023, the ticket no-refunds policy is being upheld in cases of positive Covid testing. Tickets may be exchanged per the Ticket Exchange Policy if applicable.
  • Exchange Requests must be made via the online Box Office Help Request or by email to BxOffice@PaRenFaire.com. The order number and new date must be provided at the time of request.
  • Exchange Requests will be reviewed during Box Office hours, Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM.
  • Exchanges cannot be made into a sold-out performance day.
  • Exchanges will not be made from one event to another.
  • Tickets do not transfer from one year to a future year. Unused expired tickets are null and void.
  • Approved Exchange Requests will be processed and an email confirmation with new ticket links sent to the associated box office account email.
  • Exchange Requests will not be honored after the date appearing on the tickets.
  • Complimentary Tickets cannot be exchanged.
  • Outdoor Events at Mount Hope are rain or shine events. Exchanges will not be made due to weather.
No, Blues & Brews is a rain of shine event and is held under the cover of the Feasting Glen pavillions. There will be no refund or exchanges because of weather.
There are a limited amount of tickets per session and they may sell out. Admission are available on a first come, first serve basis.
To allow our staff to communicate the necessary quantities with our crab supplier, we adhere to a ticket purchase deadline. Ticket sales end at 4PM the day before the event.
Yes, you can leave and re-enter any time during the festival.
No matter what your age, please be prepared to show proper identification in order to gain access to the festival. Valid ID includes a state issued driver's license or state issued ID card with photo, a passport, or a United States military identification card with photo. We are unable to accept any foreign driver's license. Note that the identification cannot be expired at the time of the festival.

Contact Mount Hope

Use the form below or email: RoyalSPK@PaRenFaire.com
Please Note: Office Hours are Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM