Where is the ticket entry gate? 2nd Avenue NE, in front of the Grand Rapids Area library.
Will there be parking on site? There is not a general parking lot available for this event, but parking is available on side streets and various parking lots (marked with signs) throughout the downtown area. FREE shuttle buses will be running all weekend to those lots, bringing you right to the ticket gate. VIP parking is located by the ticket gate.
We encourage all attendees to carpool when possible and take advantage of the free shuttle service.
Where can I find a map of where the FREE shuttle service runs? How often does it run? CLICK HERE for a virtual shuttle map. CLICK HERE for printable shuttle maps.
What will be available for food and drink? There will be ten vendors at the festival including the 17th Street Grill, American Legion, Brewed Awakenings, Hotel Rapids, Klockow Brewing Company, Moose Lodge, NoPo, Rapids Brewing Company, Sammy’s Pizza, and Unwined Up North. The vendors will offer a variety of foods like polish sausages, pulled pork, pizza, cannolis, cheesecake and a lot more including vegan and vegetarian options. Beverages available will be: craft and domestic beer, craft cocktails, wine, seltzers and other mixed drinks. No outside food or beverages are allowed.
Will there be water stations? Yes, we will have free water available.
What does VIP seating mean? There will be an area in front of the stage designated for VIP ticket holders. There will be no seating at the venue in VIP or general, but you are encouraged to bring a chair!