Philadelphia Folk Festival FAQs

Philadelphia Folk Festival FAQs

  • No firearms, dangerous weapons, or fireworks.
  • No pets of any kind.
  • No trespassing on neighbor’s property.
  • No camping in any parking area.
  • No selling or distributing merchandise or literature on the grounds.
  • No smoking in concert, craft, and food vendor areas.
  • No narcotic substances allowed.
  • No alcoholic beverages brought onto the grounds.
  • No admittance to camping area without a camping wristlet.
  • No motorized conveyances except for those with disabilities.
  • No littering.
  • No bare feet.
  • No ground fires or wood fires at campsites.
  • No Chinese Lanterns or Sky Lanterns.
  • No glass bottles.


  • Camp at your own risk.
  • Leave by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 19th.
  • Do not leave camping gear behind.

General Admission Seating Policy for Martin Stage Concerts

  • Front section of the hill: blankets, tarps, and low-sitting beach chairs.
  • Higher section: all other chair types and umbrellas for shade.

Thank you for your enthusiasm and cooperation! Enjoy the Festival!