Frequently Asked Questions
Tickets are only sold at the gate.
Are tickets available before the festival?
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Do you accept credit cards?
Can I reserve a camping site?
How soon before the festival begins can I arrive?
The festival grounds will be open the Sunday prior to the festival. Please note there is not security on-site until the festival begins on Thursday.
No, cash only please.
Camping sites are first come, first serve.
Who do I contact if I want to be a vendor at the festival?
Please send an email to:
What options are available for electric?
The camping areas have 20, 30 and 50 amp service.
Is camping included in the admission price?
Yes, camping is included in the admission price.
Is there electric in the "rough camping" areas?
Yes, there is electric in the "rough camping" on the hill and new this year - we will have some electrical hookups available on the backside of the campground.
Are there water hookups at the camp sites?
No, not at the individual camp sites. There are water stations and a dump station to service the campground.
Can I put my lawn chair in the stage area prior to the festival beginning?
Yes, you certainly can put chairs out under the pavilion or in the grassy areas prior to the festival beginning.
2020 Dr. Ralph Stanley Bluegrass Festival Website
Dr. Ralph Stanley's
Hills of Home Festival
August 26 - August 29, 2020