A FREE shuttle bus runs to the festival grounds from various pick up locations. The shuttle stops are:
  • Country Inn & Suites in Port Washington
  • N Wisconsin Street & Whitefish Road (near the Shopko/Pizza Hut)
  • W. Main Street  & N. Wisconsin Street (Corner by Ozaukee County Admin. building & The Port Hotel)
  • The Port Pool on Webster just north of Grand Ave.
  • Walmart parking lot on Hwy 33 in Saukville, just east of Hwy 43 (Exit 96, turn east lot is on the right)

The festival shuttle starts as follows: Friday – 4pm until end                        Saturday – 11am until end                Sunday – Noon until end

There is a shuttle from Coal Dock Park 10 am Saturday and Sunday running until 2:30 (last shuttle leaves grafton at 2:30) that will take you to Grafton for their activities. You must get to Coal Dock park to grab this shuttle – the festival shuttles do not start that early so plan to drive to Coal Dock park to get this free shuttle to Grafton

  • THESE HOTELS ARE WILL CALL PICKUPS – YOU WILL NEED TO CALL – PHONE NUMBER WILL BE AT THE FRONT DESK – Motel 6 in Saukville, Comfort Inn and Hampton Inn & Suites in both in Grafton 

Coal Dock Park is on Lake Michigan. The weather can be breezy and chilly at night.

Bring a chair or blanket, there are not seats at the park. There are limited picnic tables, best to plan on bringing a chair

There are NO trees in the festival viewing area, be sure to bring sunscreen



Gate Prices: $15 Friday gates open at 4pm

$25 Saturday Gates open at 11:30 am

$25 Sunday Gates open at Noon

Festival Facts:

  • NO carry in of food, beverage
  • You can bring chairs and pop up tents – however, all bags are subject to inspection, and tents will only be allowed in the rear of the viewing area.  
  • No animals allowed on the festival grounds.
  • School age children(up to age 16) are free with a paid adult. No unsupervised children will be admitted.  There is no playground at the park.
  • No VIDEO recording or Professional photography without prior consent.
  • We will have free shuttle in the park to help those that need it from the front of the park to the back
  • There is limited handicap parking in the park. You can drop off at the gate and be shuttled to the main festival area. There is a blacktop path around the view area, but the main area is grass. No hills in the viewing area.  We do have handicap portable toilets.
  • We will have many food options. If you have a food allergy or special needs, please plan accordingly. We can not accommodate special requests. You CAN NOT bring in food or beverages. You can leave the park and return with wristband and hand stamp.
  • We have a wide variety of food and beverage options 60+ beers, wine varieties, soda/water, If you plan to drink alcohol, bring your ID.  YOU WILL BE CARDED and asked to wear a wristband when you order alcoholic beverages.


Everyone will be given a wristband when you arrive.  You must be wearing your wristband while in the park. If you are without the wristband we will ask you to pay admission to stay.   WEEKEND TICKET HOLDERS we will have a plastic/vinyl band for you that you can wear all weekend.  DO NOT TAKE THIS OFF as there are no refunds and if you are not wearing it, you will not be admitted to the festival grounds