Hippie Fest is a family-friendly arts festival featuring vibrant entertainment for all ages. Everyone is invited! Coming to Rowan County Fairground in Salisbury, NC May 13 & 14, 2023. Featuring live music, bohemian shopping, vintage hippie car show, DIY tie-dye, giant bubble garden, sideshow performers, drum circles, kids activities, delicious food, and more. All ages welcome. Kids 10 and under free. It’s groovy baby!
NOTE: Due to crowd size and parking limitations, all tickets must be reserved in advance at HippieFest.org. Limited tickets available. Tickets can be reserved at HippieFest.org.
Saturday May 13 and Sunday May 14, 2023(rain or shine)
Noon – 7pm both days
Rowan County Fairground
1560 Julian Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146
Tickets must be reserved in advance through Eventbrite at HippieFest.org. On-site camping is available for registered vendors and performers only.
$20 single day tickets / $30 two-day tickets
Kids 10 & under free (no ticket necessary)
Tickets must be reserved in advance for this event. On-site camping is not available to guests.
An age identification wristband is required for anyone drinking at the festival site (available for $5 with valid ID at the festival entrance).
We are sold out of vendor spaces for 2023. Find vendor info and register for future events at HippieFest.org/Vendor-Registration.
Hippie Car Show Registration:
Do you or someone you know own a vintage Volkswagen or hippie bus? We want you to be part of the hippie car show at Hippie Fest! Free to participate. Fun prize categories and trophies for winners. More info at HippieFest.org/Car-Show. May the grooviest ride win!
Note: Hippie Fest is a rain or shine event. Ticket and vendor registration fees are non-refundable. Participant assume all risk and liability associated with participating in the event and release Hippie Fest, its organizers, and the venue from all liability for injury and/or property damage that may result.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Details vary for each festival date / location. Please check details for each festival.
Can tickets be purchased at the gate?
Tickets are sold in advance to plan for traffic, parking, and safety protocols. Tickets must be purchased in advance at HippieFest.org and cannot be purchased at the gate.
Is camping available?
Camping is available for registered vendors and performers only. Guests are not permitted to camp at the festival site.
Is this a pet friendly event?
Please leave pets at home for this event.
When can guests arrive?
Gates open to guests at 11:45am both festival days.
What are the festival hours?
Festival hours are NOON – 7pm Saturday May 13, 2023 and NOON – 7pm Sunday May 14, 2023. Guests are permitted to be on the premises during festival hours only.
How much are kids tickets?
Kids ages 10 and under are free and do not need tickets. Anyone else needs their own admission ticket.
Will alcohol be served?
Beer and mixed drinks will be available for purchase at the festival. No outside alcohol permitted. An age verification wristband is required for anyone consuming alcohol on site. Age verification wristbands are available at the festival entrance for $5 with valid ID.
Are coolers allowed?
No outside food or beverages are permitted. Food, beverages, and alcoholic refreshments will be available for purchase at the festival.
How do I sign up to become a vendor?
Vendor information and the registration form can be found at HippieFest.org/Vendor-Registration
Can I bring a lawn chair?
Yes, lawn chairs are encouraged 🙂 Relax and enjoy the groovy entertainment!
Have other questions?
Please email Info@HippieFest.org. We look forward to hearing from you!