Festival Info

General Questions

Yes single day and 3 day daily parking passes are available.

Yes, there will be a variety of camping options. More details coming soon…

Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO)

VIP guests will have exclusive access to many festival amenities, including VIP seating, VIP parking, VIP camping, VIP catering, and a variety of other VIP perks. Check back for more details and VIP packages.

Any ticket holder may upgrade to a VIP package, subject to availability.

You MUST have a valid Government form of ID to enter the festival (ID, Drivers License, or Passport).

We accept Credit Cards & Debit Cards, Apple pay,Google pay & Cash.

YES! We have festival specific as well as artist merch! There will also be a select number of vendors.

The main Lost and Found will be located at the General Store located outside of the venue in the camping area.

All items recovered will be taken to the general store for pick-up.

Any outstanding items will be kept for 60 days, to retrieve your item,  please reach out info@backcountryfest.com. Items may be returned by mail to owners for a mailing fee.

The festival is on rain or shine. We’re typically blessed in the Carson Valley during the early summer with lots of sunshine and warm temperatures. We suggest bringing a layer for the evening, hats and shades always is a good idea!

You can check out the the forecast for Gainesville HERE.

Please inquire at volunteer@backcountryfest.com

More details will be made available at Backcountryfest.com.

Tickets And Entry

No, wristband with RFID will be provided at box office

Re-entry is only allowed during the front box office’s open hours. Exits will be open 24/7. Re-entry will require the same process and search as the initial entry.

Only the amount of days.

11:30AM for General Festival Entry. More details regarding camping coming soon…

Not that is supported by Backcountry Entertainment LLC.

YES, This is a FAMILY Friendly Event! Kids 5 and under are FREE!

We will also have Youth(6-12) and Teen (13-17) passes available at discounted rate!

1cs. Of beer or seltzer & equivalent of 1 handle of over 70 proof hard liquor for each camp spot.

Health & Safety

The health and safety of our fans, staff, artists, and community remains our top priority. We work closely with state and county officials in all aspects of the festival to ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone involved. If you’re feeling unwell, we ask that you please do not attend the event.

We have numerous amounts of trained security guards as well as various officers at and around the entire event.

Our goal is to ensure everyone who attends the Backcountry Festival has a positive experience. We have several ADA entrances and viewing locations to ensure our ADA fans are able to enjoy their time on the ranch.
*ADA Parking will be located in the VIP Parking lot*.
Please find all information regarding ADA HERE(Link Coming soon…)

Yes, located in 8 spots around the festival site

Backcountry is a BBQ event. However, We have a wide assortment of food including vegan and vegetarian options. If you have
dietary restrictions and need to bring in outside food, our security guards will be happy to help approve items upon arrival.

Yes, first aid will be provided in three places, The general Store, The venue Med tent and the camping area Med tent. They will be
Clearly indicated on site and the festival map.

What Can I Bring?

Medical prescriptions must be approved by Festival staff and in their original containers with labels that match the holder’s
legal ID. If you require insulin, please identify yourself to security before entering the venue. Security will locate medical
staff to assist you in providing a secure area to store your insulin. Please reach out prior to the festival if you require
approval for medical at info@backcountry.com

A medium backpack should be no bigger than 18″ tall, 13″ wide and 8″ thick packed. Bags will have to fit into a box of that size (similar to the system used at airports). If your bag doesn’t fit in the box, it won’t be allowed inside the venue.

Yes, we encourage lawn chairs for viewing and hanging between acts! LOW BACK: folding, camping or beach chairs.
There will be areas where chairs are not allowed. We ask that chairs be moved to the back ½ of the venue 1 hour before dark.

We love all animals, but unfortunately you’ll have to leave your best furry friends at home, including dogs, cats, etc. If you require a service animal, please contact info@backcountryfest.com.

We kindly ask that you leave your umbrella & tent at home so you don’t block your neighbors view! Small parasols are ok to shade from the sun.

Please no cigarettes. E-cigs or vapes only. Our ranch and neighbors thank you!

We want to ensure that your time at the ranch is comfortable and safe. Here’s what you can bring:

  • Cell phones
  • Bug Spray
  • Non-professional cameras
  • Medium backpacks/purses (18x13x8 or smaller)
  • Blankets/towels
  • Sunscreen (contents to be checked at entry)
  • Gum
  • Chapstick
  • Lipstick
  • Eyedrops
  • Makeup
  • Empty 32oz (or less) reusable water bottles
  • Strollers & wagons are allowed (please no double wide strollers
  • GoPros (w/o sticks)
  • Sunglasses

  • No Pocket Knives
  • No Guns
  • Pets
  • Cigarettes (E-Cigs ok)
  • Lighters
  • Totems
  • Drugs / drug paraphernalia
  • Large backpacks (under 18x13x8 inches OK)
  • Glass bottles or containers
  • Outside food / drink
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Laser pointers
  • Selfie sticks
  • Audio recording devices
  • Professional photo / video cameras
  • Drones
  • Umbrellas (parasols ok)
  • Chalk, markers, sharpies
  • Chains / chain wallets
  • Stickers / flyers / solicitations
  • Cleated shoes

Vendors & Media

Please email vendors@backcountryfest.com and include links to your website, pictures of your products, and information about your business.

Want to be a stagehand, ticket taker, usher, parking attendant, bartender, culinary worker, and more? If you are energetic,
love music and want to be a part of the best festival team in the country, then we want to meet you! We enjoy meeting new
people and we are always hiring. As a diverse employer, we pride ourselves on having a safe and fun workplace..
Interested? Click HERE to fill out an application (This link will be available soon, please stay tuned!)

Please inquire at info@backcountry.com

General info
Tickets & Entry
Heath & Safety
What Can I Bring?
Vendor & Media Info