What time do the gates open?

The gates open at 4:00pm on Friday, October 25 and 10:00am on Saturday and Sunday, October 26 and 27.

Is this a child friendly event?

Absolutely!  In addition to the music, there is plenty to explore and see at the park.  All festival attendees under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult, and children must be supervised at all times.

Are pets allowed?

Service dogs only are permitted in festival areas; however, campers may bring pets in cages or on leashes, in or outside their cabins or campsites.

Can chairs be brought into the park?

Yes!  Feel free to bring chairs and blankets, but please - no covered chairs, umbrellas, or tents.  Chairs are provided for VIP ticket holders.

Is onsite parking available?

There is plenty of parking at the park ... cost is $5 per day for attendees who are not camping or staying at a cabin onsite.  All vehicles, motorcycles and quad bikes must be parked before entering the festival grounds, unless traveling to a reserved cabin or campsite.

Do you allow coolers?

Sorry, no coolers may be brought into the park, unless you have a reserved cabin or campsite and will be consuming there.  Ice cold beverages and plenty of delicious food will be available from our vendors for consumption at the festival.  A portion of all beverage sales will be donated to our non-profit partner, the Gulf Coast Blues Association.

Is alcohol consumption permitted?

Park guidelines prohibit the open consumption of alcohol, except in designated festival areas, cabins or campsites.  Alcohol will be available for sale at the festival to anyone over the age of 21 (ID proof required).  

Is it OK to swim in the lake?

Swimming is permitted at your own risk.  There are no lifeguards in attendance, therefore young children should be watched carefully at all times.  Please do not pollute the water by using soap, shampoo or adding anything else to the water.

Are campfires permitted?

Campfires are allowed in fire rings which are located throughout the park for use by campers, who have first right of refusal over festival attendees.

Are golf carts available?

Golf cart rentals are available at the park!  Weekend rates:  $125/2-seater, $200/4-seater.

Is First Aid available onsite?

There will be a first aid station in the festival area, as well as access to Urgent Care less than two miles away if needed. 



  • The Lone Star Blues and Heritage Festival is a rain or shine event and no refunds will be provided.  Please read additional disclaimers HERE

  • No firearms, weapons, illegal substances, violent, offensive or dangerous behavior, sampling, giveaways or solicitation will be permitted

  • All bags and vehicles are subject to search upon entry or reasonable suspicion of violation of rules regarding prohibited items

  • Wristbands are provided for easy re-entry to the festival grounds

  • Please respect the park by disposing of all trash in proper containers and leaving the festival site the way you found it



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