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Summer Concert Series FAQ’S


Frequently Asked Questions


When do the doors open?
Ticket sales start at 5 pm. Food trucks will begin serving food at 5 pm.

Where should I park?
There is a parking lot in front of the visitor center, with overflow parking along Peach Avenue.

Do you have bathrooms on-site?
Yes, located in the Hughes Education Center.

What’s the seating situation?
We recommend bringing lawn chairs and/or blankets for seating on the lawn.

What if it rains?
The event will be held indoors at the Hughes Education Center.

Are dogs allowed?
Yes, for outdoor events. Please keep dogs on a leash during the event.

Do you have food available for purchase?
Yes, there will be a food truck(s) at each event..

What beverages will be available for purchase?
Christiani’s Catering will be selling beer and wine, as well as water and soft drinks.

Do you take credit cards for admission price?

Do the food trucks take credit cards?
Yes, all food truck accepts cash and cards.

Can I bring in my own food and drink?
Yes, you may bring in outside food and drink (other than alcoholic beverages, which must be purchased from the on-site vendor).