Frequently Asked Questions

When do online ticket sales end?
Online ticket sales end at 11 pm on Thursday, March 21st. Starting Friday, March 22nd tickets will only be available at the gate.

Is handicapped parking available?
Yes, handicapped parking will be available at the YMCA.

Are VIP passes available?
Yes, VIP passes are available online until Thursday and then at the event. You must be 21 to enter the VIP area.

Does a cook tent pass get me into the festival?
No, you still have to buy a ticket for the festival.

[NOTE: A VIP pass does not include admission to the festival.]

Do food judges get in free?
No, food judges still need to pay admission to the festival.

How old must food judges be for the cook-off?
Judges must be 16 years old or older.

Do kids participating in the Kids Que cook off need to bring their own grill?
No, a grill will be provided, HOWEVER, kids can bring their own grill if they choose.

Are the following items allowed?
Lawn chairs – YES
Strollers & Wagons – YES
Coolers – NO