June 9th & 10th, 2017
at Fiddler’s Grove in Union Grove NC! Directions here
The first note is played in…
Duk Tan (x2), Coddle Creek (x2), ESP, Metaphonia, Yesterdays Gravy, Barefoot Wade, Dirk Quinn Band, Moses Jones, Imperial Blend, Midnight Airwave, The Good Night Brothers Band, Knock on Wood, Kodiak Brotherhood, Galaxy Jam, The Message, Bloodworth Project, Marcus Horth Band, Late Night Special, Back Yard Dirt, The Broad Pickups, Marvelous Funkshun, Crackers and Snackmeat, Sirius B, Sojourn of Sparrows, Grover Jam
Thanks To All Our Awesome Sponsors
2017 Venue & Directions
1819 W Memorial Hwy
Union Grove, NC 28689
We’re extremely excited to be partnering with Fiddler’s Grove in Union Gorve, NC. Fiddler’s Grove is a full-service campground featuring a beautiful country landscape with pond, permanent stages, RV hookups, bath houses and much more!
2017 Groverfest Tickets/Passes
- Weekend Passes are good for the whole weekend (June 9th-11th). Day passes are good for ONE, single day.
- ALL tickets include primitive camping and parking.
- ALL tickets will be available all the gate, none will be mailed.
- RV and car camping are available as add-ons.
Rules & Guidelines
Liability Waivers – Everyone will be required to sign a general liability waiver BEFORE entering the festival grounds. This protects GroverFest & the venue plus states that you are responsible for your own actions. Please participate at your own risk.
Amenities –Port-A-Johns will be available. Electricity and other hook ups WILL NOT be available. The fun is always free!
No Open Fires. Fire Pits, Charcoal grills and camp stoves are permitted.
All Illegal Substances Prohibited! This will be strictly enforced and thanks for your cooperation!
Inappropriate behavior will NOT be tolerated. Security Staff will be on the festival site at all times and reserve the right to remove anyone from the property immediately with NO refund if necessary.
No ATV’s are allowed on the property except for staff. If you arrive to the festival on an ATV, you will have to park it in the parking lot to enter the festival. Please note: All staff should get approval before bringing their ATV for work purposes.
Pets are NOT allowed on the property at any time.(Service dogs will be approved on a case by case basis.)
Gate Times –The gates will be closed each night, please be aware and respectful of the gate times.
No firearms or weapons of any kind.
No unauthorized vending.
Ticket holder agrees to hold harmless any liability or claims against management.
You are on private property – Please be kind to the grounds. Please respect it, pack out what you pack in and obey all posted signs and backstage areas. This will be strictly enforced.
Trash and recycle receptacles will be available. If you bring in glass bottles, please transfer to cup when walking around the festival. We don’t want anyone getting hurt from broken bottles!
Want to go to GroverFest for FREE?
We are looking for 25-40 volunteers to help out at this year’s event. In exchange for 3 four-hour shifts or 2 six-hour shifts, we will give you a FULL REFUND the following week after Gfest! To officially register, simply use the paypal link below and complete your $50 deposit. Once you complete your shifts you’re free to enjoy the festival and we look forward to seeing you again this year.
$50 Volunteer Deposit
Jobs we need volunteers for include:
- Stage Hands
- Pre-Fest Set Up
- Post-Fest Breakdown
- Post-Fest Break Down
- Green Team
We will do our best to accommodate schedules, and keep you from missing your favorite bands. If you have a job request or qualification, or a specific time you want to work, let us know as far ahead of time as possible. If you are interested in joining the GroverCrew, please fill out the form below.
Gate hours: (subject to change)
Fri: Noon – 12pm
Sat: 9am – 12pm
Sun: 9am – 9pm
Thank you for your interest in vending/workshops at Groverfest Music Festival. We are celebrating our 11th consecutive year of music, arts, fun and family! We hope that you are able to enjoy this ride with us this year, and come back for years to come.
Our event will be held June 9-11th 2017 at Fiddlers Grove Campground in Union Grove, NC!
Our set up a bit differently from what some may expect. Since we are a music and ARTS festival, we encourage as much visual art as we can through vendors, work shops and exhibitors. This means we look for local painters, sculptors, photographers, multi-media vendors to spot light every year.
This year we are looking for the following spots to fill (please note we do have a limited number of spots and they are confirmed and held when payment is received).
- Glass Blower
- Vintage & Junk Vendors
- Screen Printing
- Hula Hoops
- Food & Concessions
If you feel like you would benefit from our event; please contact Lauren at [email protected]! We look forward to seeing you at this year’s Groverfest!
Groverfest 2017 Sponsor Info
Groverfest is a local and regional music festival held annually in early summer that attracts people from across America. 2017 brings the 11th year this event has invited musical acts from across the state and east coast to perform in front of their adoring fans. Festival attendance is around 600-1000 people on average and sponsors will have the support of our attendees from here on out. In addition to live music, we have vending, arts & crafts and various art related exhibitions. Our focus is good music & fun in a family atmosphere.
Sponsors play a vital role in supporting Groverfest every year. Likewise, Groverfest plays a vital part in supporting our sponsors. Our annual festival attendees support many different businesses from across the state throughout each year. From beverage companies to musical equipment manufacturers, apparel vendors, local businesses including restaurants and taverns; all are part of the Groverfest sponsor family. With your support, you our sponsor, will help to provide Groverfest with the capital to start planning and getting things in place to make sure the festival goes well!!
Each sponsor will be provided a 10×10 area for the weekend long festival so you can put your face in front of your customers and gain more exposure. We encourage you to bring an EZ-up along with promotional materials (stickers, flyers, etc.) and products (koozies, t-shirts, etc.) to give away so that you may promote even further directly to the festival attendees. A booth space will be provided (area only, we will not provide EZ-Up) to those sponsors who want to take advantage of this added opportunity to promote your goods. Along with being on the festival grounds to directly promote to your customers, we will use your logo on print media and on the website and facebook pages to maximize your visual exposure. Thanks and we look forward to another great year and a great festival!!!