Frequently Asked Questions

What is Katy Sip N Stroll?
Celebrating its 16th edition, Sip N Stroll is Katy's largest wine and culinary festival. Discover new wines, craft beer and culinary creations amidst artisan vendors and live music while raising funds for Cinco Charities The Ballard House.  Feast your eyes and pallet over 25 different food tasting stations while indulging your cravings on new taste bud discoveries. Spend the evening swaying to the music from the Aruba Tourism Live Music Stage.

Where is Katy Sip N Stroll being held?
Villagio Town Center: 22756 Westheimer Pkwy, Katy, TX 77450

What are the dates and time of the event?
April 27, 2019; 6:00 - 9:00 PM
VIP starts at 5pm

November 2, 2019; 6:00 - 9:00 PM
VIP starts at 5pm

When & where can I buy a ticket?
Tickets can be purchased on the tickets page of the Katy Sip N Stroll website. We do not guarantee that tickets will be available to purchase at the gate, as we have a limited number of tickets available. We suggest purchasing the tickets early online.

Do you accept credit cards or checks?
We do not accept personal checks. We accept all major credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express. At the event, we accept cash as well as credit cards. You must be 21+ with a valid ID to purchase tickets and attend the Festival.

What is your lost / return / exchange policy?
If you cannot attend, please try to find someone to take your tickets. There are no refunds for ANY reason. All ticket sales are final and nonrefundable.

What is the appropriate ID to get in?
You must be 21+ with a valid ID to purchase tickets and attend the event. All patrons must have their ID’s checked in accordance with TABC regulations regardless of age. Please be prepared to show your ID to the ticket attendant. The proper IDs to get into the event include: a Driver License, a Passport, US military Identification card with a photo and birth date. *Note: the ID cannot be expired at the time of the event.

How much are tickets?
General Admission: $35
Amerant Bank VIP Zone: $65 - SOLD OUT

All tickets are $5 more at the door if available.

Is there a limit to how many tickets I can buy?
No, there is no limit to how many tickets you can buy.

Where are the restrooms?
There are port-o-potties located on the festival grounds and a bathroom located on the ground floor of the parking garage.

Will there be free sampling?
The ticket price includes wine, beer and food samples.

What is the cost of the food at the festival?
There is no extra cost for food samples at the festival.

Is alcohol allowed on the premise?
Sorry! You are not allowed to bring in outside alcohol onto the event grounds.

Are menus available in advance?
Restaurant sample menu items are not available before the event.

Where can we park?
Parking is first come, first serve and is available in the following areas: Parking garage at Villagio Town Center; Parking spots around Villagio Town Center; The Fellowship Parking lot across Westheimer Parkway from Villagio Town Center (DO NO PARK ON THE GRASS)

Who benefits from Katy Sip N Stroll?
Proceeds benefit The Ballard House A Cinco Charities Community in their mission to provide temporary housing in our community with a warm, safe environment for individuals and their families who are hospitalized or receiving treatment for a serious medical condition.

Can we bring our children, or our pets?
While we cannot stop children from entering the festival, it is highly discouraged. Katy Sip N Stroll is an adult event. Although we would love to have your furry friends join us, unfortunately pets are not allowed.

What if it rains?
As they say, the show must go on!

Are there places to sit down?
Seating is limited, but some will be provided.

Will there be security presence on site?

What if I am too intoxicated to drive?
Please drink responsibly and designate a driver. If you are impaired, we will be glad to call transportation for you.

Is Katy Sip n Stroll wheelchair accessible?

Who hosts the Katy Sip N Stroll?
Katy Sip N Stroll is produced by Food & Vine Time Productions. Want to know more about us, like us on Facebook or visit our website at www.foodandvinetime.com.

How can I get more information?
Please click on the Contact Us tab at the top of the Katy Sip N Stroll website.

I am a vendor, restaurant, winery, brewery or sponsor prospect - how can I participate?
For vendors, sponsors and restaurant: On the home page of the Katy Sip N Stroll website, on the left hand column under Registration, there are registration forms you can fill out. Please fill in the form and follow the instructions on the form of where to send it to.

For wineries and breweries: please email eats@foodandvinetime.com for participation details.

Will there be any water available?
Yes, there will be free bottled water available.

Rules for Entrance to Katy Sip N Stroll

Have your ticket and a valid ID ready for festival entry. No Shirt, No Shoes = No Entry.