When do the gates open?
Gates to the Dark Star Jubilee open at 12:00 NOON on Friday, May 25 Close at 12:00 NOON on Monday, May 28.
Where do I purchase tickets?
Tickets can be purchased online through EventBrite.
Will my tickets be mailed to me?
All tickets for Dark Star Jubilee will be need to be printed at home and exchanged for a wristband at the gate. Please EventBrite with any questions.
Can we leave the festival grounds and re-enter?
Yes, but you will need to go through the main entrance each time you leave and return. To re-enter you will need to be wearing your wristband.
What will we be providing?
Expect good and simple camping on a grassy knoll with fellow music lovers. On-site provisions will include ATMs, serviced port-a-johns, designated water stations, first aid medical unit, children's activities area, and shower trailers, Ice, Food concessions (of many dietary preferences), Arts & Crafts, and Camp supplies will be available for sale from official vendors. Please do not buy from unregistered vendors. No electricity or public phones are available. This is a rain or shine event. Pack for possible inclement weather. Water stations being available all around the camp sites and venue.
What emergency services will be available on site? What should I do if I need emergency assistance (medical, towing, locksmith, etc.)?
There will be 24 hour security and EMT's. If you need emergency medical attention, contact the nearest security official, go to the medical tent, ask a Dark Star Jubilee staff member or volunteer or check at the merchandise booth for assistance.
Where should I go if I lose track of my child, or if I find a child who is lost?
If you find a lost child or cannot locate your own, please go to the medical tent or locate a staff person.
Where should I go if I lose my keys, my wallet or my friends? What should I do if I find someone's stuff?
The Lost and Found will be located at the Dark Star Jubilee merchandise tent until after the show Sunday night. We suggest you bring an extra key to your car and/or your key code - this makes getting a replacement should yours be lost a lot easier.
Will pets be allowed in the venue / camp grounds?
NO PETS!!! PLEASE LEAVE YOUR PETS AT HOME. If a pet is found in your car you will be turned away - regardless how long you have waited in line or if you have tickets or not. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding as this will be enforced. Here is a list of local dog kennels:
- Benchmark Pet Services- 30 mins away in Reynoldsburg, OH 614-328-8768
- Broadway Kennels- 35 mins away in Pataskala, OH 740-964-0050 or email@example.com
- Bark Ave. Boarding Kennel- 40 mins away in Zanesville, OH 740-459-7352
What kind of handicap facilities will you be providing?
There will be a designated ADA parking/camping area for people with special accessibility needs in a designated location. Anyone with a legal handicap sign or license plate is welcome to camp in the ADA Camping area with their car. There will be accessible restroom facilities and a wheelchair accessible space inside the concert area. Help your self and help us out as well: Please Register for ADA Camping here
Can I bring my RV?
Yes. There is a designated RV area just outside the concert venue though it does not have hookups. You must purchase a RV Pass in advance to bring your RV on site. Information about RV Passes can be found on the TICKETS Page.
Where will we be camping/parking? Are we going to be able to camp next to our cars?
If you camp within the concert venue, you will need to park your vehicle away from your campsite, but you will still be within 200 yards of your vehicle. If you park outside the concert venue you can camp next to your car. Please plan ahead for carrying your gear from the parking area to your campsite. Day parking is available too.
What are the perks for VIP?
Good Lovin' VIP includes:
- Camping with your car or RV near the concert venue
- Access to the 'Good Lovin' Lounge and deck facing and located 100 feet from the stage
- Easy walking access into the concert area
- Expanded facilities including private Showers
- A separate VIP entrance
VIP's with cars must keep cars in VIP Camping for the duration of the event. VIP Day Parking will be available in the backstage area. Everyone camping in or visiting the VIP area will need a VIP ticket.
Q: What will we be allowed to bring into the campgrounds?
A: You can bring your own food, beverages (but NO glass), and gear into the campground areas. Acoustic music is welcome. Campfires are fine as long as they are knee-high (no larger) and a safe distance from your tents. Please donâ€™t bring your own firewood- Due to local ember laws, firewood will be sold by Legend Valley for a fee.
Will bands be allowed to play in the camping area if not affiliated with the festival?
No. We welcome acoustic guitar and drum circles outside of the scheduled concert performances, but no amplifiers are allowed. Please be respectful of your neighbors.
Will there be any electricity in the camping area?
Is there cell phone service available at Dark Star Jubilee?
There are numerous cell phone towers in the area so service should be consistent.
How far is the concert venue from the camping areas?
All camping areas are within easy walking distance of the concert field, some are within view of the stage. All camping will be within 25-400 yards of the stage.
What is the taping policy going to be?
Dark Star Jubilee Festival allows audio recording of the event. A Tapers section will be provided with limited area, first come, until full basis. Soundboard patches are NOT PERMITTED. Please be self-sufficient (bring your own batteries & power) and be respectful of patrons and sound crew. At any time, Dark Star Jubilee Festival may change, modify or close the taper section without warning if problems arise. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Will cameras be allowed in the concert (venue) area?
Generally yes. NO FLASH- most bands find it distracting and the flash won't help you in concert photography conditions anyway.
Can I bring my kids? Do they have to pay?
Children are welcome! Those 3 and under are free if accompanied by a parent. Kids between 4-12 are $30 for GA and $60 for VIP in advance. Kids GA Tickets are $45 at the gate, Kids VIP Tickets are $85 at the gate.
What types of vendors will be there?
The Dark Star Jubilee Festival Vendor Villages will showcase clothiers, jewelers, painters, potters, special imports, retailers and more. There will also be concessions of beverages, beers, and good eats ranging from well-prepared vegetarian to options for the carnivorous connoisseur. We hope you will enjoy them as much as we did selecting them.
Is there a Kids VIP option?
Children are welcome! Those 3 and under are free if accompanied by a parent. Kids between 4-12 require a Kids Pass. More information can be found on the TICKETS Page.