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Camping for 2018 is currently sold out.

Camping Rules

All sites flat/mowed grass surface. No power included. Showers available at the WB George Centre July 21-23 (Bring your own towels). Quiet generators permitted. Lights out/Quiet Midnight to 8AM.

  • Camping is available for Wednesday-Sunday, July 19-July 23, and must be pre-booked and pre-paid.
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  • Camping gates will be open for check in from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Wednesday, July 19; Thursday, July 20 through Saturday, July 22, from 8AM to 8PM.
  • One light vehicle per site booked will be permitted to park in the secured camping area.
  • All campsites are assigned upon arrival based on preferences indicated in your registration form. There are no bad sites. All units prepaid are guaranteed a spot. For those wishing to camp in groupings of 2 or more, or anyone with accessibility/special requirements please advise This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. of your needs at time of ticket purchase.
  • Tickets will be scanned upon entry and the barcode will not be available for re-use for the event.
  • All patrons will be banded with fabric wristbands which correlate to the ticket they have purchased.
  • Wristbands issued at admission are to remain on the wrist of the patron admitted for the duration of their stay or attendance at the event.
  • Weekend wristbands are not to be shared. One weekend pass is assigned to one individual.
  • Wristbands that have been cut, stretched or altered will be invalid and the bearer will be subject to entry refusal or removal from the premises.
  • Kemptville Live Music Festival will run performances rain or shine. No refunds or “rain checks.” Artist lineup is subject to change without notice
  • Re-entry to the venue will not be granted without a valid wristband. This policy will be strictly enforced. Trespassers will be evicted.
  • House and Ticketing Rules apply to all guests, vendors and volunteers at the festival.

Camping FAQs

Do I have to pre-book my campsite?

  • Camping is available for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights only and sites must be pre-booked and pre-paid.
  • Registrants must be over 18 years of age.
  • All campsites are assigned upon arrival in the area based on the size of your camping unit.
  • Tickets will be scanned upon entry and the barcode will not be available for re-use for the event.

When can I check into my campsite?

Camping gates will be open for check in at 10:00 am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Check in closes at 8pm.

Where do I check in?

Camping check in will take place at the camping entrance located off Prescott St. (County Road 44) at Curtis Drive. Follow the “Camping Entrance” signs.

How many vehicles are permitted per site?

One light vehicle or three motorcycles per site booked will be permitted to park in the secured camping area.

If you have an extra vehicle with your group you can park that in our camping overflow parking.

Can I have a fire in my campground?

There is no open burning allowed in the campgrounds. Portable propane cooking stoves are allowed and don’t fall under the fire ban.

How many people are allowed in a campsite?

Each person at your campsite must have a valid event ticket and camper access pass. There is a maximum of 6 people per camp site.

Are pets allowed at the festival?

Only service dogs are allowed on the festival show site.

Are there showers?

Showers are available at the W.B. George Centre on site on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings from 8am until noon

How often do the campground shuttles run?

The campsite location is within walking distance of the festival. Golf cart camping shuttles run between the campgrounds and W.B. George every morning from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm and between the campgrounds and the festival field from the time that the gates open for the day until close. (Please note the shuttle will not run during the headlining performance but will be available at the camper’s entrance gate in the event of a special situation).

Is handicap camping available?

All festival designated camping areas, are flat. The small tent & light trailer area is grassy. Please contact our camping team to advise us of your accessibility needs so we can make sure you get the best spot possible. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Can I bring food and beverages to my campground?

Food and drinks are permitted in the campground. No food or drinks are allowed to be taken out of the camping area.

Is the camping price for the full event?

Camping passes are for the entire weekend. There will be no discount for one day attendance.

Can I bring my ATV, dirt-bike or motorized scooter?

MOTORIZED VEHICLES ARE NOT ALLOWED to roam at any time. This will be strictly enforced and will be cause for eviction from the campground and the festival grounds.

What time do the gates open?

The Festival main gates will open at 4:00 pm on Thursday and Friday, 1:00 pm on Saturday and 11:00 am on Sunday.

What are the campground hours?

Quiet time in the campground runs from 1200 am – 800 am.

Portable generators and any music must be turned off out of respect of local noise by-laws.

Can a friend pop over and visit me at my campsite?

Festival attendees are not allowed in the campgrounds unless they have a camper access or a visitor’s wristband.

Extra camping bands can be purchased at check in or at the box office on site for $20 provided your site is not already at capacity (6).

Visitors band will be given to registered camper’s. Visitors are to wait outside of the camping gate until the registered camper comes to meet them and take them on the site.

Can I come and go from the festival as I please?

  • Yes you are free to come and go as you please. On the first day when you arrive at the festival we’ll put a wristband on your wrist and that’s your pass in and out of the festival for the rest of your time with us.
  • All patrons will be banded with fabric wristbands which correlate to the ticket they have purchased.
  • Wristbands issued at admission are to remain on the wrist of the patron admitted for the duration of their stay or attendance at the event.
  • Weekend wristbands are not to be shared. One weekend pass is assigned to one individual.
  • Wristbands that have been cut, stretched or altered will be invalid and the bearer will be subject to entry refusal or removal from the premises.
  • Kemptville Live Music Festival will run performances rain or shine. No refunds or “rain checks.”
  • Artist lineup is subject to change without notice.
  • Re-entry to the venue will not be granted without a valid wristband. This policy will be strictly enforced. Trespassers will be evicted.
  • House Rules apply to all guests, vendors and volunteers at the festival.
 

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