FAQ

BLUESBERRY FESTIVAL IS AN ALL-AGES MUSIC + ART FESTIVAL; KIDS 10 AND UNDER ARE FREE!
FESTIVAL DATE AND TIME
SATURDAY, OCT. 8, 2022
11:30am-9pm
(Gates at 11:30AM)

\\GATES OPEN

Bogue Falaya Park will open to festival patrons at 11:30AM. The first performance will begin at 9AM.

 

\\PARKING & FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE

Street parking is available throughout the neighborhood around the park. However, Gulf Coast Bank will provide complimentary shuttle service from our designated festival parking area at the St. Tammany Justice Center Parking Garage, 601 N. Jefferson Street, Covington. SEE MAP.


 

\\DRINK & FOOD SALES

Patrons will be able to purchase drink tickets for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages at the Bluesberry Ticket Tents inside the park. ONLY CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. For food purchases inside Food Truck Alley, patrons may also use cash. An ATM will be available on site, but please plan accordingly to avoid waiting in line.

 

\\ATM

There will be an ATM inside the park, as well as around downtown Covington (outside of the park) at various local banks. Please plan to bring cash with you to the festival if you do not wish to wait in line for the ATM.

 

\\RE-ENTRY

Re-entry is permitted with an armband. Patrons are responsible for misplaced armbands; we will not replace them under any circumstance.

 

\\TICKETING

You may purchase tickets online through the day of the festival. General Admission tickets are $30 in advance or $40 at the gate. Patrons will receive a wristband upon entry into the festival.

 

\\TICKET AVAILABILITY ON SITE

Tickets will be available online through the day of the festival. They will also be available at the gate immediately outside of the park. The price is $40 per person (cash only at gate).


 

\\CHILDREN'S ADMISSION

Kids 10 and under get into the festival for FREE! 

 

\\WRISTBANDS

Wristbands will be provided to festival patrons upon entry and can be used for re-entry.

 

\\VIP ADMISSION

A limited number of VIP tickets will be sold ($80). We will provide VIP patrons with a wristband, available for pickup at will call, that will provide access into the VIP Tent. VIP wristbands cannot be transferred from one guest to another. If VIP wristbands are removed, they are invalid.

 

\\SET TIMES

Set times will be listed on our Lineup page. While all artists are confirmed to perform at Bluesberry Festival, the lineup and set times are subject to change without advance notice.

 

\\ENTRY & SECURITY

Patrons may leave the festival, but must have a wristband to re-enter. The festival reserves the right to ask anyone to leave due to disorderly conduct. The festival also reserves the right to inspect patrons' purses, bags, backpacks, etc. 

 

\\ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

There are several bars on-site for patrons to purchase beer, wine and other alcoholic beverages, as well as non-alcoholic beverages. Outside food or beverages are NOT permitted into the festival. You MUST be 21 to consume alcoholic beverages at Bluesberry Festival, and you must have your ID with you at all times. 

 

\\TICKET REFUND POLICY

The festival is rain or shine, and tickets are non-refundable for any reason. Bluesberry Festival reserves the right to move the festival if need be, and alter performance schedule and lineup accordingly. 

 

\\PETS

Pets are prohibited inside the park gates, with the exception of registered service animals. Verification will be requested.

\\THESE ITEMS ARE ALLOWED

Blankets, towels, small collapsible chairs, wheelchairs, purses, bags, backpacks, diaper bags

 

\\THESE ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED

Outside food or drinks, hard ice chests, tents, beach umbrellas, hammocks, pets, weapons, bikes (only permitted outside of park gates)