Fairgrounds Festival FAQs

    • Where is the event located?
      • The Fairgrounds Festival takes place in Norfolk County, at the Norfolk County Fairgrounds, 172 South Drive, Simcoe ON, N3Y1G6.
  • Who is putting on this event?
  • This event is a Fundraiser for the Norfolk County Agricultural Society
  • Who is the entertainment?
    • 2024 Entertainment Lineup will be announced VERY SOON! 
    • Both days, the event grounds will open at 4pm, and feature local acts and beverage garden activities for the duration of the afternoon and early evening
  • Is the event all ages?
    • The Fairgrounds Festival is an all ages event with vendors, food trucks, games and activities for everyone. This includes access to the licensed local beer, wine and cider area.
    • The Party on the Track, VIP area and Select sections in the Grandstand are 19+ only, licensed for alcohol service for the concerts. Section A and B in the Grandstand are all  ages, and no alcohol will be permitted in Section A or B 
  • How Much are the tickets:
TWO DAY FESTIVAL PASSES  (Friday AND Saturday)
VIP (19+)   Admission to Concert VIP Section on June 14 and June 15, 2024.   VIP Section includes – elevated bar selection, exclusive viewing area, dedicated bar service and restrooms for section.    Event grounds (beverage gardens, games, live music tailgate Party) open at 4pm, VIP Section opens at 6:30pm
  • Free parking
  • 19+
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.
PARTY ON THE TRACK (19+)   Admission to Party on the Track on June 14 and June 15, 2024.   Event grounds (beverage gardens, games, live music tailgate Party) open at 4pm, Party on the Track at 6:30pm
  • Free parking
  • 19+
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.
GRANDSTAND (Section A/B – all ages/ Section C/D/E 19+)   Reserved Grandstand Seat on June 14 and June 15, 2024.   Event grounds (beverage gardens, games, live music, tailgate Party) open at 4pm Grandstand opens at 6pm.
  • Free parking.
  • Must be 19 years of age or older in Section C/D/E/ 
  • All Ages admitted in Section A/B
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.  
PRE ANNOUNCEMENT PRICE
$200 $120 $50
STANDARD TWO DAY PRICE
$250 $150 $60
SINGLE DAY PRICE (AVAILABLE MAY 1)
FRI  – $120 FRI  – $70 FRI -$30
SAT -$160 SAT $100 SAT – $40
GROUNDS ACCESS ONLY – $15 FRI or SAT 
  • Does my small child need a ticket in the Grandstand?
    • Everyone in the grandstand requires a ticket for their seat, regardless of age. 
  • Is there Free On-site Parking?
    • Yes! There is on-site Parking and it is FREE!
  • How do I become a vendor?
  • Is there public transportation?
    • There is limited public transit in Norfolk County, but you can explore available options at norfolkcounty.ca/transit
    • Taxis are available at: (519) 428-9999
    • More information about ‘getting here’ can be found here.
  • How can I become a Sponsor?
  • Is there camping available?
    • There is no on-site camping available, though there may be some options available at campgrounds in the area.  More information about Norfolk County accommodation options can be found at norfolkcounty.ca/visiting
  • Where can I find more information about Norfolk County businesses and activities? 
Norfolk County is a beautiful destination offering unique amenities and scenic outings. We encourage you to download the Visit Norfolk App visit norfolkcounty.ca/visiting/visitnorfolk/ to learn about offerings here.

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  • Can I refund or make changes to my ticket purchase? 
    • All ticket purchases are final, and absolutely no refunds or exchanges can be made after purchase.
  • What if the weather is bad?
    • This event, and the concerts will take place rain or shine.  No refunds will be offered in the case of inclement weather.
  • What hours is the event open?/ When will the bands perform?
    • The Fairgrounds Festival will open at 4pm on both Friday June 14th and Saturday June 15th, offering Food Trucks, and beer garden as well as live local music. 
    • The Party on the Track for the headline concerts will open at 6:30pm for those with tickets to the concert areas.
  • Is there food available for purchase?
    • Yes! Many local food trucks and restaurants will be offering their various specialties for purchase
  • Is the event accessible?
    • We strive to provide an inclusive environment, including an accessible seating area in front of the Grandstand, and accessible washrooms available.
    • To purchase accessible seating tickets, please call 519-426-7280
  • Can I smoke at the  event?
    • The Norfolk County Fairgrounds aims to provide a smoke free environment, this includes vaping and e-cigarettes.  A designated smoking area will be clearly marked.
  • Can I  bring my dog?
    • No pets are permitted on the Fairgrounds, with the exception of working service animals.
Fairgrounds Festival FAQ