BLACKWATER COUNTRY JAM IS AN ALL-AGES FESTIVAL; HOWEVER BAR AREAS ARE 21+ ONLY
FESTIVAL DATES AND TIMES
SATURDAY, SEPT 22
CONGRATULATIONS you have the best seat in the house! VIP Admission includes front of the stage access, Private VIP restrooms, private cash bar and community tent.
Set times will be posted on the website and social media a couple of days before the festival. Set times will also be posted inside the festival at the entrance gates.
There is no camping onsite however there are a number of great hotels within walking distance of the venue.
Please see below:
The Wyvern Hotel, 101 E Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Phone: 941-639-7700 WYVERN HOTEL WEBSITE
The Four Points by Sheraton, 33 Tamiami Trail N., Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Phone: 941-637-6770 FOUR POINTS WEBSITE
PG Waterfront Hotel, 300 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Phone: 941-639-1165 PG WATERFRONT WEBSITE
\\FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE
Blackwater Country Jam has partnered with The Wyvern Hotel and Nickle Ride to offer you free shuttle service within downtown Punta Gorda. All you need to do is call 855-WE-R-FREE (855-937-3133 and press option 3 for Punta Gorda) to request your ride and always tip your driver!
Re-Entry will be permitted with proper festival wristbands in place. If your wristband is removed, broken or tampered with there may be a re-admission fee charged at the time of re-entry.
\\TICKET AVAILABILITY ON SITE
Tickets will be available onsite day of show. VIP is not guaranteed day of show as limited VIP tickets are available.
Wristbands will be issued upon entry. All wristbands must be worn at all times. Any tampered or removed wristbands will be subject to additional fees or removal from festival.
\\ENTRY & SECURITY
Security will be present at all entry points at Blackwater Country Jam. All parties entering the festival will be searched for everyone’s safety. Entry into the festival will be denied if festival contraband is found. Click here for a complete list of approved festival items. Event security will be located throughout the site for the entire duration of the event. If you have an EMERGENCY, find a staff person with a radio, go to an information tent, Volunteer Fire Dept., or tell one of the security personnel.
There will be alcoholic beverages available for purchase inside the festival. You must be 21 years of age to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages. All consumers are subject to age verification from a government issued ID. If you are under 21 there are non-alcoholic beverages for purchase as well. There is a ZERO TOLERANCE policy for under age drinking and contribution to under age drinking.
\\THESE ITEMS ARE ALLOWED
\\THESE ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED
\\ LOST AND FOUND
Lost and found will be located at the FRONT GATE. If you lose something, or someone, check there. If it or they are not there the first time, check again later. If you find something that needs to be returned to its owner, please drop it off at an FRONT GATE TENT.