2023 FESTIVAL DETAILS
Sól Grass Music Festival will be held on June 16 & 17, 2023 and will be located at Washington Island Campground. The festival features several different camping options, including both reserved and unreserved areas.
Unreserved tent camping is included with your 2-day GA ticket. (Sites are first come, first served, open space tent camping). No fires or vehicles are permitted in the unreserved tent camping area. Additional camping options may be purchased.
Children 12 and under are free.
IMPORTANT THINGS TO KNOW
*Access to the festival involves taking a ferry. The Washington Island Ferry Schedule and Rates can be found here.
Pets are allowed but must be on a leash, picked up after, and kept out of the swimming pond.
NO carry-in food and beverages are allowed within the festival concert area, with the exception of commercially purchased sealed bottles of water. Food and beverages will be available for purchase from our sponsors within the festival concert area. We are excited to be offering products from Door County Brewing Company, Island Orchard Cider, Tapuat Kombucha, and The Pointe Grille.
Excessive and underage drinking will not be tolerated.
If you plan on sleeping in a vehicle, you must purchase an appropriate campsite option. There will be no vehicles allowed in the GA camping.
Stage performances will take place 4 PM-11 PM on Friday and Saturday but campfire jams are welcomed throughout the night. Those with day passes will be asked to leave the campground after stage performances end at 11:00 PM.
There will be a late night ferry offered on Saturday. The ferry will leave the dock at 11 PM. Those with reservations will need to leave the event early to make the ferry. To make a reservation, either purchase the "Saturday Day Pass and 11 PM Ferry" option or email Pat@BackRoadsEvents.net.
Out of respect for the bands, please refrain from taking audio or video recording.
This is a rain or shine event so please come prepared. There will be no refunds on tickets sold unless the event is cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions or a zombie apocalypse.
Registration will open at 8:30 AM on Friday. However, checkout for campsites is at 11AM. There may be campers leaving the campgrounds on Friday morning. We ask for patience during this transition if your campsite is among those being flipped. You are welcome to explore the island or enjoy your time at the campground until you are able to unload your gear.
Due to various factors and restrictions, band merchandise will be cash only. Official festival merchandise can be paid for with cash or card.
Sol Grass Music Festival is proud to be partnering with the Washington Island Lions Club for the third year. All alcohol profits during this year's festival goes directly to the Lions Club. Lions Clubs International is the largest service club organization in the world. More than 1.4 million members in over 48,000 clubs are serving in 200 countries and geographic areas around the globe. Since 1917, Lions have strengthened local communities through hands-on service and humanitarian projects.
There will be an open jam at Fiddlers Green on Thursday, 6/15 at 7 PM. Anyone planning on being on the island during that time is invited to join the fun!! Come hungry, their food is delicious! Venue opens at 5 PM