Q: Who puts on Bands, Brews & BBQ and who does it benefit?
A: Bands, Brews & BBQ is put on by Happenings Magazine and the Kenosha Area Chamber. Proceeds from this event benefit the Chamber scholarship foundations and the Shriner’s Hospital for Children
Q: Is there any admission fee?
A: Yes Entry to Bands, Brews & BBQ is $5 a day or if you buy your tickets in advance you can get 3 days for $5! Go to hap2it.com click on Bands, Brews & BBQ for additional information on admission fees.
Q: What items are not allowed at Bands, Brews & BBQ?
A: Please do not bring picnic baskets, coolers, pets (except service animals with documentation), illegal drugs or substances (obviously), alcoholic beverages of any kind, food, beverages, weapons (this includes guns, knives or anything that can be used as a weapon), filming/recording equipment, fireworks, laser pointers, or other carry-ins as determined by security.
Q: What forms of payment are accepted?
A: Some of our vendors may take credit cards, but it’s a good idea to bring cash with you if you plan on buying any food or drink. There will also be an ATM available to our guests.
Q: I lost something. Where can I get it back?
A: The lost and found is located at the northwest gate. If you’re looking for something you lost at Bands, Brews & BBQ after the event has ended, contact Happenings Magazine.
Q: Are dogs allowed on festival grounds?
A: Unfortunately, due to the size of the crowds, pets are not allowed on the grounds, with the exception of service animals with documentation. If you require the use of a service animal, we strongly encourage the use of an identifying vest, harness, cape, or leash, so other attendees do not attempt to pet or play with your service animal. Please note that Bands, Brews & BBQ security reserves the right to remove both animal and patron if the animal jeopardizes the safety of other visitors, staff, or volunteers.