How much does the festival cost?

WHAT Fest is a non-profit music festival but we do charge $10/day or $15/weekend for covering the cost of bands. Kids 10 and under are free!

How much does camping cost?

There is plenty of accessible public land nearby and affordable camping next to the venue. If camping at Riverside Garage there is a $10 donation is requested.

What should I bring?

Camping supplies (tent, sleeping bag, etc), Food, Water, Sunscreen

Are dogs allowed?

Dogs aren't allowed at the Bear Trap where the music will be going on. Dogs must be on leash and attended at Lazy Acres Campground so they suggest you leave your dog at home if you choose their campground.

What are the names of the stages?

Good question! Email us if you're interested in sponsoring a stage.

How can my band/performance group play the WHAT Fest?

If you're interested in playing WHAT Fest 2017, email

Can I reserve a camp spot?

Camping is available on a first come first serve basis.

Where can I eat at WHAT Fest?

We will have a variety of food vendors available.

How can I help?

We need all the help we can get! You can help by volunteering or donating.

Can I bring my own alcohol?

You are free to bring your own alcohol to the camping areas (if you're 21 of course) but you may not bring your own alcohol into the Bear Trap. There will be affordable alcohol inside for those of age.

Can I bring a bag or backpack into the venue?

Yes, but bags may be searched at the gate.