Hours of Operation
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm (Gates will open to allow access for Family Fishing Tournament at 8:30 - no access before)
Monday - 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
The event is located at Voyageur Park in East De Pere.
How much does it cost?
Presale Tickets (ends May 25 at 10pm)
*Available at all Festival Foods Locations
Single Day Pass $7.50
Family Pack (includes 6 single day passes) $40
VIP Passes $25 includes up-front seating, private cash bar, private porta potties, prizes, chance at meet & greet passes
Day Of Event
11:00am to 8:00pm $10
8:00pm to Close $15
Under 15 $10
Uncork & Unwine Art In The Park $20, includes 5 wine samples, 1 glass of wine, prizes, an official souvenir glass to keep and you can vote for “best of” awards.
*Uncork & Unwine tickets are an extra cost other than the cost of the ticket to enter the park.
Items to Note:
Monday admission is by voluntary cash donation supporting local veterans' organizations. Please note that the Donation on Monday is cash only. Celebrate De Pere no longer accepts food donations at the front gate. Food donations will not be accepted on any day. Admission is free to veterans and current military personnel with proof of service throughout the weekend. Children ages 4 or younger are free also throughout the weekend.
Your General Admission Ticket does include the national acts. You do not need to purchase a separate ticket for these acts, unless you want premier up-close viewing.
THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WEATHER.
Children 4 and under – Free
All music acts and entertainment on the grounds are included with your entrance fee. Additional cost for carnival rides, food and beverage.
NEW THIS YEAR – FREE JUMPING!!
In the kid's area there will be a number of inflatables for the kids that will be free: courtesy of Celebrate De Pere.
Other inflatables and bungee style adventures will also be available at stated prices. The free inflatable rides will be marked.
What do the rides cost?
Family pack amusement rides specials
Ticket prices vary per day
All rides 1 ticket
The Celebrate DePere Premier Viewing Area Ticket is $25 and includes up-front viewing, putting you as close to the stage as possible. Enjoy a private cash bar featuring many of your favorite beers. When nature calls you will get to use private VIP restrooms available only to the Premier Viewing Area ticket holders. As if that wasn't cool enough, throughout the day, you will have a chance to win prizes, including meet and great passes to meet the nights headlining acts. The VIP area is proudly sponsored by Tweet Garot.
VIP Ticket Links:
To purchase tickets for Ace Frehley, click here.
To purchase tickets for Kellie Pickler, click here.
Uncork & Unwine Art in the Park - NEW THIS YEAR!
On Saturday, May 26 from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm sample wines from several Northeast Wisconsin local vineyards and wineries while enjoying local artists and great music in a relaxing setting. Uncork & Unwine Art In The Park $20, includes 5 wine samples, 1 glass of wine, prizes, and you can vote for “best of” awards. Thanks to The Rennes Group for sponsoring the Uncork & Unwine Art in the Park event.
Where can I stay overnight?
Kress Inn 300 Grant St, De Pere, (920) 403-5100
Sleep Inn and Suites Hwy 41 and Schuering Rd, De Pere, (920) 338-8800
Radisson Hotel 2040 Airport Dr, Green Bay, (920) 494-7300
Sambamba Alpaca Ranch & Bed and Breakfast 2338 Hickory Rd. De Pere (920) 371-0003
Chateau De Pere 201 James St. De Pere (920) 347-0007
Hyatt on Main 333 Main Street Green Bay WI (920) 432-1234
Are there campgrounds in the area?
Apple Creek Family Campground 3831 County Rd U, De Pere, (920) 532-0132
I’d like to leave for a little while and come back later. Is that allowed?
Yes, re-entry is allowed with paid admission. You will receive a hand stamp/ticket allowing you to re-enter.
Can I bring a lawn chair or umbrella?
Yes, lawn chairs & umbrellas are allowed on Celebrate Grounds, however, chairs & blankets may not be set out to reserve seating spots. There is a gated area near the front or the Main Stage where chairs will not be allowed. Unattended chairs/ blankets will be removed and brought to lost and found.
Is all music entertainment included in the gate admission cost?
Yes, both stages are included in admission costs.
Can I bring a backpack?
No, there are no backpacks, large bags or other carry-ins allowed. You will be asked to return these items to your vehicle. The gate areas will not hold these items.
Can I bring my [wagon, skateboard, inline skates, etc.] on grounds?
No these items are not allowed.
There are certain items that are not permitted. Currently, these items include, but are not limited to:
Cans or glass bottles
Weapons of any kind
Drones of any size
Is there a Lost and Found on the grounds?
Lost and Found articles are all turned into the Information Tent located on the grounds.
Can I bring my service animal with me?
Yes, service animals are allowed. Pets are not.
Do you ever give refunds?
No, there are absolutely no refunds. Admission tickets are valid for one day only. Not for resale. The facility reserves the right to refuse admission or eject any person violating the facility, local, state, or federal laws or whose conduct is deemed illegal, disorderly, or offensive by management.
Is there an ATM in the park?
Yes, there is an ATM located on the grounds for your convenience near the Information Booth. Also, there are 3 ATM machines located just outside of the park: Bank Mutual, 330 N. Broadway (across the street from Voyageur Park) Grand Central Shell Station, 302 N. Broadway (across the street from Voyageur Park) and Associated Bank, 206 N. Wisconsin St. (next to Shopko)
Some other things to know
There is no handicapped parking at the festival grounds.
Possession of any firearms is strictly prohibited in the park during Celebrate De Pere.
Performers, programs, dates and times are subject to change without notice.
Persons entering the facility may be subjected to search for contraband, cameras, video equipment and recording devices, which are expressly forbidden on the facility premises and are subject to confiscation.
Notice: Entrance to the festival grounds is at your own risk. The Celebrate Committee, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation, is immune from liability for injuries to persons or property on the festival grounds pursuant to Wisconsin Statute 895.52.
Patrons entering the facility are subject to potentially have their image and/or likeness reproduced for promotional and/or publicity purposes in festival photography and/or web casts by festival, contractor or partner of the festival. All will become the property of The Celebrate Committee, Inc.
Where do I send entertainment materials if I want my band to be considered to perform at Celebrate De Pere?
Send a promotional package (videos appreciated, CD, band bio, current show schedule, publicity shots, etc.) to: Celebrate De Pere Entertainment, 905 George St. #138, De Pere, WI 54115
Are Political or Religious Solicitations allowed on the grounds?
Political and Religious Solicitations are not allowed on all grounds that are under the control of Celebrate De Pere during this weekend event. This includes all of Voyageur Park, Cass Street west of Broadway, Williams Street west of Broadway and Front Street south to James Street. Outside that area solicitations are subject to the rules of the City of De Pere and Brown County.
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