FAQ

If you don’t see your question below, feel free to email us ainfo@banjobque.com – we’re here to help!

 

FESTIVAL INFO

When is Banjo-B-Que?
Friday, October 14th & Saturday, October 15th at the Columbia County Fairgrounds in Grovetown, GA!
Where is Banjo-B-Que?
Banjo-B-Que will be at the Columbia County Fairgrounds in Grovetown, GA.  The address is 5462 Columbia Rd. – Grovetown, GA 30813.  Look at our maps for the patron entrance off of William Few Parkway.
How much are tickets?
2-day pass General Admission is $65 & VIP is $125.
Single-day pass General Admission is $45 & VIP is $85.
banjobque.com/festival
Tickets go up at the gate – so get them on-line now!
Do you offer a civil servants discount?
We do offer $10 off to anyone showing a military ID and all active law enforcement. We only offer a discount in person where hard tickets are sold at the gate.
Can I buy a Single Day Ticket?
Single Day Passes are on sale now! $40 – Friday & $40 – Saturday.  Friday VIP – $80 & Saturday VIP – $80.
Tickets go up at the gate, so get them now at banjobque.com/festival
What does a VIP Pass include?

We are so excited!  This year we will have the BELL’S BREWING SKY DECK for our premiere elevated viewing area!  Bell’s is our official VIP sponsor.  You will get to sample their great brews while experiencing all the great music from the best seat in the house!

Their will be some seating on the Bell’s Sky Deck – but STILL BRING YOUR CHAIRS to have in our ground viewing area.  You might want to make sure you have a place to park in VIP.
Every VIP patron will receive:
Beer Sample Passport per Day
2 Free Beer Tickets per Day
FREE Snacks, Sodas & Water
VIP Picnic Area
Climate Controlled Restrooms
FREE Poster + Koozie
(Meals & other Beverages for purchase are available outside VIP)
VIP PARKING – info coming soon
ALL PATRONS IN VIP MUST HAVE A TICKET REGARDLESS OF AGE 

Where is the VIP area?
VIP is to the right when you enter the event entrance that is after you get through the front gate. 
Is the VIP area handicap accessible?
The VIP area is handicap accessible in front of the Bell’s Brewing Sky Deck. We also have special handicapped parking. There will be a handicap area near the stage also.
What bands are playing this year?
What time do the bands go on stage?
Will there be fireworks?
We will not have fireworks this year. 

AMENITIES

Is there shade available?
Yes, there is shade in the Saloon area.  We will allow pop-up tents in our pop-up tent area towards the back of the field away from the stage – NO SUNSHADES (people that sit behind you cannot see through your sunshade.  
Are ATMs available?
Yes. But if you would like to avoid unwanted waiting and charges, please bring plenty of cash.
Will First Aid be available?
Yes, we’ve got a great First Aid area on site in case you stub a toe, meet a bee, stumble and fall or eat too much tasty barbecue. You’ll be able to find help easily as our First Aid will be located in the front of the premises once you enter the event.
Where should I stay?
 There are plenty of hotels nearby!  We also offer camping within walking distance, or you can stay at one of the many camp grounds located within the area. We have a special tab for both the hotels and camping located on our home page that will help you find the perfect fit for you.
Is there camping available?
Camping hook-ups have sold out. There is primitive camping available. CAMPING PASSES Click Here
Can I bring a cooler if I'm camping?
You are free to bring coolers in the camping area – just not inside the gate.
Can I bring my RV?
Bring it. Hook-ups are sold out, but there is primitive camping left.  Generators are fine, but please be considerate of the tents campers and park with the other RVs. CAMPING PASSES Click Here
What kind of Handicap Accessibility will be offered?
We want everyone to come to Banjo-B-Que and enjoy everything about the festival! That’s why we have special handicapped parking. We will also have special arrangements for concert seating. Email us at info@banjobque.com if you or someone in your group has special needs so we can make arrangements for you.

MISC

Are tents allowed?
We will allow pop-up tents in our pop-up tent area in the back away from the stage – NO SUNSHADES (people that sit behind you cannot see through your sunshade.
How do I volunteer?
Thanks for your interest in helping us make this festival the best! CLICK HERE AND SIGN-UP
Will their be vegetarian/vegan options?
Many types of foods will be available. We have a large number of vendors, many of which sell non-meat related options. 
Will shirts be available?
We will be selling lots of Banjo-B-Que gear so be sure to stop by the merch store that is to the right of the main stage. 
Can I buy a poster?
Of course! Stop by the merch store that is to the right of the main stage to pick up this year’s festival poster. 
Can I bring chairs?
Yes – bring your own chairs/blankets – this festival is a spread-your-blanket-on-the-ground kind of thing! Officially, there is no chair height restriction – we just ask that you be respectful of others around you that came to see a concert too.
Can I re-enter the venue?
During festival hours, you will be allowed back into the venue if you have purchased a weekend or day pass wristband.  Wristbands are non-transferrable once put on, cannot be resold.  No cut wristbands will be allowed back in the venue.
Can I take photos?
Yes. Cameras are allowed, but we do ask that you respect the environment in which you use it. You’ll know if it’s a good or bad idea. There may be some restrictions on extended lens cameras during the artists sets so if you are asked to stop taking pictures during the show, please comply with those guidelines.
What essentials should I bring?
A Bag (there will be a bag check at the entrance gate), Chairs, Blankets, Sunblock, Sunglasses, Bug Spray, a Poncho, Cash (but ATMs will be available) and an appetite for some good ol’ barbeque!
What should I not bring?
Coolers, drinks, food, and weapons.
Can I bring a dog?
Of course – we love dogs! Please make sure that your furry friend has a leash and doggy bags.  We’ll have water on site.  
What time are the Pig Races?
The piggies will be on Friday & Saturday throughout each day. Check for signage when you arrive to find out exact times!
Will bathrooms be available?
There are plenty of bathrooms on site for everyone. The VIP area will be equipped with special bathrooms with less crowded lines!