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Hippie Fest - Ionia, MI

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Ionia County Fairground

317 South Dexter Street

Ionia, MI 48846

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Hippie Fest is a grassroots festival where free-spirited people from across the country gather to celebrate peace, love, and all things groovy! Coming to Ionia County Fairground in Ionia, MI Saturday August 17, 2019. Featuring live music, group camping, bohemian shopping, vintage hippie car show, DIY tie-dye, giant bubble garden, cirque performers, 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, tickets must be reserved online in advance. Limited tickets remaining. If interested in camping, a camping pass must be purchased for each attendee IN ADDITION to the general admission ticket. Tickets and camping passes can be reserved at HippieFest.org.

Event Date:
Saturday August 17, 2019 (Rain or Shine)

Noon - 7pm

Ionia County Fairground
317 South Dexter Street
Ionia, MI 48846

$10 - Tickets must be reserved in advance through Eventbrite
Kids 10 & under free (no ticket necessary)

Tickets must be reserved in advance for this event.

$5 - Cash onlly

Vendor Registration:
Single Space (10' x 10') - $85
Double Space (10' x 20') - $130
Food Vendor Fee - $150

Find vendor info and the online registration form at HippieFest.org/Vendor-Registration.

Please note: Hippie Fest is a rain or shine event. Ticket and vendor registration fees are non-refundable. In attending, guest/participant assumes all risk and liability associated with participating in the event and releases Hippie Fest, its organizers, and the venue from all liability for injury and/or property damage that may result.

Saturday August 17, 2019

Noon - Festival gates open
Noon - Over 100 artisan vendor booths open
Noon - Stage performances begin
Noon - Vintage hippie car show begins
Noon - Giant bubble garden opens
Noon - DIY tie-dye station opens
Noon - Food trucks open
3pm - Interactive drum circle

Noon - SlimGypsyBaggage - Americana
1pm - Trifocal - Hippie Jam Band
3:30pm - Trauma Illinois - Groovadelic Rock
5:45pm - The Gasoline Gypsies - Harmonic Rock

Noon - Gooder'n Grits - Old-Time Americana
2pm - The Secret Bellydancers (Act 1)
2:30 - Rollin' Zen - Sunny Reggae
4pm - The Secret Bellydancers (Act 2)
4:30pm - Persistent Flashback Disorder - 60s Classics
6pm to 7pm - B-Side Growlers - Folk

The Amazing Giants - Hippie cirque troupe
Clark the Juggler - Juggling hippie
John and Tamara - Acoustic duo
GLOvation - Stilt-walking hippies / fire performance
Dave Cofell - Spirited singer / songwriter
Beaver Xing - Drum circle and fun
Old Traveling Thomas - Appalachian storyteller
Joyfulbubbles - Giant bubble extraordinaire
Kameryn Ogden - Multi-instrumentalist
Drew Phoria - Jubilant expressionist
Raintree Roots - Flow workshops
Steve Michaels - Acoustic singer / songwriter
Sean Miller - Acoustic sideshow
Steel Lotus Dance Troupe - Gypsy dance
Lindsay Clark - Hooper
Dave & Connie D Music Biz - Acoustic harmonics
Poppa Fish - Hippie throwbacks
Aleah Love - Hooper
Taylor Alrutz - Hooper

& more!

Entertainment schedule subject to change.

Details vary for each festival date and location. Please check details for each festival.

Can tickets be purchased at the gate?
Tickets must be purchased online and cannot be purchased at the gate. Tickets are sold in advance to plan for traffic, parking, and safety protocols.

How do I purchase tickets?
Festival tickets can be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hippie-fest-ionia-mi-tickets-47623002683#tickets

How are tickets delivered?
Once purchased, tickets are delivered via email. Guests have the choice of printing tickets or displaying the electronic ticket on your phone at the festival gate. We recommend printing tickets ahead of time in case you are not able to access tickets on your phone the day of the festival.

I purchased tickets but have not received them. What should I do?
You may have made a typo when you entered your email address for the ticket purchase. Please email Info@HippieFest.org with the name you purchased tickets under and a valid email address and we will re-send the tickets for you.

Is on-site camping available?
There are a limited number of on-site camping spaces availble to festival guests. Camping passes can be reserved for $20 per person / per night. Camping is not included in the general admisssion ticket. A separate camping pass is needed in addition to a general admission ticket in order to attend the festival and camp. Festival tickets and camping passes can be reserved at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hippie-fest-ionia-mi-tickets-47623002683#tickets

The camping available is primitive group camping. There is no electric, water hookups, or ammenaties. It is hippie-style camping :) Tents, campers, and RVs welcome!

Will alcohol be served?
Alcoholic beverages 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.

Can I bring my dog?
Pets are welcome if dressed as a hippie :) Please clean up after your pooch.

When can guests arrive?
Gates open at noon on Saturday August 17, 2019. Guests will be admitted at that time.

What are the festival hours?
Festival hours are NOON - 7pm Saturday August 17, 2019

Will alcohol be sold?
Beer and mixed drinks will be sold at the festival. No outside alcohol permitted.

How much are kids tickets?
Kids ages 10 and under are free and do not need tickets. Anyone else needs their own general admission ticket and camping pass.

How do I sign up to become a vendor?
Vendor information and the online 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

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Ionia County Fairground

317 South Dexter Street

Ionia, MI 48846

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