FREEDOM COUNTRY FEST
JUNE 9, 2023
GATES OPEN AT 5PM
Tickets are available online at Ticketstaronline.com or by calling 1-800-895-0071. There are limited number of General Admission are available at the St. Nicholas Parish office in Freedom (Monday – Wednesday, 8 am-4pm, Thursday 9am-4pm).
Cash or check (made out to St. Nicholas) only. Tickets are being sold at the following outlets until NOON on Friday, June 9th: Sal’s Foods, Capital Credit Union (Freedom location only) East Wisconsin (all branches), Freedom Mini Mart, Haen Meats, The Meat Block and Buzz's. Cash only please at the outlets.
Don’t wait! Get your tickets today. Tickets sales were near sell out last year!
ADVANCED PURCHASE TICKET PRICES
SOLD OUT - VIP (includes reserved seat, VIP bar, VIP bathrooms) $55 ($65 AT THE GATE)
General Admission – $35 ($50 AT THE GATE)
All Friday Night Volunteers working inside the concert grounds are required to purchase a ticket for entry. Those volunteers working a shift DURING the Diamond Rio show (10pm - 11:30pm) will receive $25 worth of Food/Drink tickets at Check-In in exchange for working through the show. If you are working on Friday, please report to the VOLUNTEER CHECK-IN tent (under the admissions tent) at least 10 minutes prior to your shift starting to check-in and receive an orange mesh vest to indicate you are a volunteer. You will find an envelope with your name on it, with information about your task (and food/drink tickets if you are working DURING the Diamond Rio show). Once your shift is complete, please return to the Check-In table to return your vest. THANK YOU for your help! Sign up here.
Q. How much are admission tickets?
A. Advanced tickets are $35 for general admission. VIP/Reserved tickets are SOLD OUT. General Admission tickets at the gate are $50, if available. A limited number of tickets will be sold. Sell out will be shown on this website.
Q. Where can I buy tickets?
A. Starting March 2 tickets will be available online at Ticketstar. There are limited number of General Admission and VIP Seats (while supplies last) available at the St. Nicholas Parish office in Freedom (Monday – Wednesday, 8 am-4pm, Thursday 9am-4pm). Cash or check (made out to St. Nicholas) only. Tickets will also be available throughout the Fox Valley beginning in May.
Don’t wait! Get your tickets today. Tickets sales were near sell out last year!
Q. I ordered “will call” tickets online. Where do I pick them up at the event?
A. Will Call tickets are available at the admission gate with a valid ID. When you get to the front of the admission line, mention to a volunteer you have Will Call tickets and provide your ID. Tickets will be provided to you at that time.
Q. What times do the bands play?
A. Mitch Rossell is scheduled to play at 6pm. Little Texas are scheduled for 8pm, and Diamond Rio will play at 10pm.
Q. Where do I park?
A. There is on-site parking for Freedom Country Fest. Follow signs as you come into town. Entrance to parking is on Liberty Lane in Freedom. The FURTHEST point of parking (sooner you get there, the closer your spot will be!) is about 750 feet to the admission gate. You can enter parking as early as 4pm. Cost is $5--cash only.
Q: How far is parking from the event grounds?
A. Parking is on the event grounds in a (planted) farm field. Terrain is not even/level.
Q. Is there handicap parking available?
A. There is a limited number of reserved disabled parking spots on the event parking grounds for those with a visible and legal disabled parking permit. Handicap parking is within 200 feet of the admission gate. Cost is $5--cash only.
Q. Is there a handicap accessible seating area?
A. There are a limited number of ADA compliant seats in the Reserved seating area. These tickets are only available, first-come first-serve through TicketStar.
Q. Is there handicap accessible restrooms?
A. Since this is an outdoor event, we will have portable bathroom units available. There will be at least 1 handicap accessible unit available at the event.
Q. What time should I arrive?
A. Our gates open at 5pm, but parking opens at 4pm. There is always a line for parking AND admission if you wait until right until the bands begin to play. Please plan to arrive early!
Q. Do I need to bring a chair?
A. If you purchased a Reserved ticket, you do not need to bring a chair. General Admission attendees are welcome to bring a chair. Please note that all bags will be searched.
Q. Can I bring in my own food and drinks?
A. Unfortunately, you may not bring food and drink into the grounds. We have a plethora of beverage and food choices for you on site! This is part of our fundraising activities, and we appreciate your cooperation.
Q. Can my child(ren) come?
A. Yes! This is an all-ages show so children are permitted. Everyone needs an admission ticket to enter, regardless of age.
Q. I’ve never been to Freedom Country Fest. What should I expect when I arrive?
A. Welcome to Freedom Country Fest! You should park on the grounds (only $5 parking!) as street parking is extremely limited. You will enter the parking area off Liberty Lane in Freedom. Proceed to the admission entrance with your ticket, ID (if you intend to consume alcohol), cash (no credit cards), and a great attitude!
As you progress through our admissions process, you will need your ticket to gain entrance. If you intend to consume alcohol, you will be carded, regardless of age. You will receive a wristband if your legal ID shows you are of legal drinking age.
If you are a reserved seat ticket holder you will receive another wristband allowing you entrance into the reserved seating area.
Additionally, it is advised to purchase food and drink tickets as you enter. Each ticket is $2 and these are used throughout the evening to purchase alcohol, soda, water, and food.
Q. Do you take credit card?
A. Cash or check only. Checks should be made out to St. Nicholas.
Q. Where are the ATM’s?
A. There is an ATM in the beer tent. If you need cash prior to entering the concert grounds, there is a Capital Credit Union ATM at N3967 Highway 55 and an Freedom Fast Wash ATM at 3967 State Highway 55 in Freedom.
Q: Will there be food and drinks available?
A: Of course! We will have beer, soda, water cold and food hot! Expect burgers, brats, chicken tenders, cheese curds and fries.
Q. How much are food and drinks?
A. Tickets will need to be purchased for ALL food and drink purchases ($2 per ticket).
Beer 2 tickets
Specialty drinks 3 tickets
Water 1 ticket
Soda 1 tickets
Sandwiches (burgers, brats, hot dogs) 2 to 4 tickets
Chicken tenders 4 tickets
Cheese curds 4 tickets
French Fries 2 tickets
Ice cream sandwich 1 tickets
Q. What if I forgot my ID?
A. You will need to go home and get it. You must have your ID to get an alcohol wristband. You must be 21 to drink and you are required to purchase an alcohol wristband to purchase or drink alcohol. All ages will be carded.
Q. Where are the food and drink ticket booths?
A. There are food and drink ticket sales in the admission lanes. There are also ticket booths located inside the grounds by the food and drink tents.
Q. Can I come in/out of the concert grounds?
A. Re-entry will be allowed at Freedom Country Fest. All re-entering the grounds will be subject to a complete security check, just as will be done for all those entering the grounds.
Q. What if I forgot my admission ticket?
A. You’ll need to get it, or you can buy another one at the gate
Q. Can I return un-used food/drink tickets?
Q. Can I upgrade my general admission ticket to a VIP seating ticket at the concert?
A. If there are any VIP tickets remaining at the gates, you will be able to upgrade from General Admission to VIP for a cost of $30.
You will trade in your General Admission ticket for a VIP ticket.
Q. Where can I stay in the area near the event?
A: For hotel information near the event, the nearby cities that have hotels are Little Chute, Kaukauna, Appleton, and De Pere. While there is no camping on our site, there are also nearby campgrounds. Please find something to your preference.
Our headlining performance by Diamond Rio will take place on Friday, June 9, 2023.
With your support, our event can reach more individuals in our area and benefit the St. Nicholas Catholic community.
We are looking for your help to sponsor the event. Please download our Sponsorship Packet.
Thank you for your generosity in partnering with us in this effort and for your dedication to help your our community.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at (920) 569-0928.
FREEDOM COUNTRY FEST 2023
W2035 County Road S
Freedom, WI 54130
Country Fest is held on the grounds of St. Nicholas at the intersection of County Road E and County Road S in the Town of Freedom.