Rules of Conduct & General Info


  • Black Bear Americana Music Fest reserves the right to refuse entry or remove any person whose conduct is deemed unacceptable, overly loud and disruptive or illegal.
  • Wristbands must be displayed/worn at all times. Anyone found not to be wearing a wristband will be removed from the premises.

  • No soliciting.

  • No illegal substances or misuse of alcohol will be tolerated.

  • No firearms or weapons of any kind.

  • No drones.

  • No tailgating in non-camping areas.

  • Day ticket purchasers must be off the fairgrounds by midnight.

  • NO COOLERS can be brought into the fairgrounds.

  • All backpacks, large purses, strollers, etc. will be searched upon entrance to the festival.
  • Please observe the designated smoking areas; no smoking is allowed in spectator area.
  • Chair height in stage area must not exceed 30”
  • Pop up tents, umbrellas, umbrella chairs or any other viewing obstructions are not allowed in the spectator area.
  • All sales final.
  • In the event of severe weather, emergency instructions will be broadcast.
  • Drinking water will be available.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO FIREWORKS OR CHINESE LANTERNS!! Anyone caught using these items will IMMEDIATELY be escorted from the fairgrounds!