Hippie Fest - Kalamazoo, MI

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Kalamazoo County Fairground

2900 Lake Street

Kalamazoo, MI 49048

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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! Returning to Kalamazoo County Fairground in Kalamazoo, MI Saturday June 1, 2019. Featuring live music, bohemian shopping, vintage hippie car show, DIY tie-dye, giant bubble garden, cirque performers, kids activities, delicious food, and so much more. All ages welcome. Kids 10 and under free. It's groovy baby!

Due to crowd size and parking limitations, tickets must be reserved online in advance. Limited tickets remaining.

Event Date:
Saturday June 1, 2019 (Rain or Shine)

Noon - 7pm

Kalamazoo County Fairground
2900 Lake Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49048

$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.

Alcohol is not permitted at Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds.

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.

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 particpate. 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. With participation, 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 June 1, 2019

Noon - Festival gates open
Noon - Over 150 bohemian vendor booths open
Noon - Vintage hippie car show begins
Noon - Stage performances begin
Noon - DIY tie-dye station opens
Noon - Giant bubble garden opens
Noon - Food trucks open
3pm - Interactive drum circle

Noon - Midnight Gold - Groovadelic Rock
1:30 - Magic Bus - Woodstock Tribute
5pm - Trauma Illinois - Jubilant Rock

Noon - Dixon's Violin - Visionary Violinist
2pm - The Secret Bellydancers
2:30PM - Rollin' Zen - Sunny Reggae
4:00pm - Secret Belly Dancers (act 2)
4:30pm - Bell Book and Canto - Worldy Folk
6:00pm - The Rupple Brothers & Company - Americana

Boheme Tribal Belly Dance
GLOvation - Hippie cirque troupe
The Amazing Giants - Stiltwalking hippies & fun
DAVE COFELL - Spirited singer / songwriter
Old Traveling Thomas - Appalachian storyteller
Roundtree Roots - Hoop / flow workshops
Samantha Ogletree - Hooper
Holly Hinders - Aerial Artist
Bell Book and Canto - Worldly folk
Beaver Xing - Drum circle & fun
Kameryn Ogden -multi-instrumentalist
Zack Anderson - Michigan singer / songwriter
Drewphoria - Jubilant expressionist
Jessie Wolthuis - Michigan singer / songwriter
Clark the Juggler
Sonic Hoop - Hooper
Lindsay Clark - Hooper

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

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?
On-site camping is not available to festival guests. There are a limited number of camping spaces availble to vendors. Vendors interested in camping should contact Kalamazoo County Fairground directly at (269) 383-8778. Please note: The on-site campground is not affiliated with Hippie Fest. Kalamazoo County Fairground charges a fee to camp. Camping is not included in the vendor registration fee.

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

Is this a pet friendly event?
Dogs are welcome if dressed as a hippie :) Please clean up after your pooch.

When can guests arrive?
Gates open at noon on Saturday June 1, 2019. Guests will be admitted at that time.

What are the festival hours?
Festival hours are NOON - 7pm Saturday June 1, 2019

Are coolers allowed?
No outside food or beverages are permitted. Food and beverages will be available for purchase inside the festival.

Will alcohol be sold?
Alcohol is not permitted for any event at Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds.

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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