Festival Rules & Policies

Entrance into the festival is controlled by security, and festival and ticketing personnel. All entrants must have a valid event ticket. All entrants are subject to pat down and bag search upon entering the festival area. The Great Americana BBQ Festival reserves the right to search all people and property to ensure the security of all person in attendance.

ALCOHOL RULES
NO UNDERAGE DRINKING IS PERMITTED,
ALL LAWS WILL BE ENFORCED.
NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ARE PERMITTED.
Over 21 ID wristbands will be available upon entering the festival at a designated location, please have your ID available at all times.
PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY.
Persons will not be allowed to enter the festival if they are intoxicated or pose a threat to themselves or others. Persons found to be intoxicated in the entertainment space will be escorted out without refund.
 
ADDITIONAL RULES
NO unapproved vending including the sale or re-sale of alcoholic beverages.
NO Fighting / Threatening Behavior: Any person found fighting will be evicted from the festival without refund.
NO Disorderly or Disruptive behavior.
Any person found to be in possession of a weapon will be subject to a criminal investigation and immediately evicted from the event without refund.
 
OK ITEMS
These items are allowed into Great Americana BBQ Festival:
Maximum size for individual blankets is 8′x 10′
Low-backed chairs only (under 30″) to ensure good viewing for your neighbors
Backpacks (medium size)
Small digital or disposable cameras
 
PROHIBITED ITEMS
These items are not allowed to be brought into The Great Americana BBQ Festival:
NO glass containers admitted
NO alcohol
NO food
NO Dogs except registered Service Dogs
NO inflatables (Beach Balls, Footballs, Volleyballs, etc.)
NO beach umbrellas or anything that could obstruct the view of others
NO knives/Weapons/Guns
NO chains/chain wallets
NO tents
NO laser pointers
BBQ Fire