Countryfest 2016 is almost here!

WGNA wants to help you get ready for the year's biggest Capital Region country event. Below are the answers to some frequently asked questions. Don't see the answer you're looking for? LIKE us on Facebook and post your question there, or Tweet us.

Let's start with the basics:

COUNTRYFEST 2016

WHEN: Saturday, July 9, 2016. Gates open at 11 a.m.

WHERE: Schaghticoke Fairgrounds | Directions

STARRING Lee Brice, also with performances by Eli Young Band and Granger Smith, plus more to be announced!

TICKETS: Tickets are on sale now! Click here to buy them.


 

Q: WHERE CAN I GET TICKETS?
A: Tickets are available online at: www.wgna.com/countryfest or here or below. Tickets are non-refundable.


 

Q: WHAT DOES A VIP TICKET INCLUDE?
A: A VIP ticket includes admission to a reserved section near the Countryfest stage and free parking at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds. A limited number of these tickets are available.


 

Q: WHAT DOES A SUPER VIP TICKET INCLUDE?
A: For the first time, ‘GNA is offering a Super VIP Ticket. These tickets are $199 per person and include special access to the Super VIP area with a private (cash) bar, private restrooms, a shaded area, bleacher seating, complimentary food and free parking at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds. An extremely limited number of these tickets are available, so act quick.


 

Q: DO I NEED TO BRING MY TICKET WITH ME?
A: YES – All tickets will be scanned before entering the fairgrounds.


 

Q: I AM NOT SURE IF MY TICKET PURCHASE WENT THROUGH, WHO CAN I CALL?
A: You can contact the 24/7 Eventbrite help line at 1-800-350-8850 for any ticketing issues.


 

Q: WHAT TIME DO THE DOORS OPEN?
A: Gates open at 11 a.m. 


 

Q: IS THERE AN AGE LIMIT TO ATTEND?
A: No.


 

Q: WILL PARKING BE AVAILABLE?
A: Yes.


 

Q: IS RE-ENTRY ALLOWED?
A: We’re sorry, but no.


 

Q: CAN I TAKE PICTURES?
A: Pictures are allowed, but professional cameras are prohibited.


 

Q: CAN I BRING IN FOOD/DRINKS?
A: No outside food or beverage may be brought in. All bags and purses will be searched upon entry.


 

Q: WHAT ABOUT TENTS AND CHAIRS?
A: No tents are allowed, but chairs are allowed. Please be mindful when setting up chairs and reserving large areas that everyone wants to be close to the stage and it’s important to be respectful for others so that everyone has an enjoyable time.


 

Q: WILL THERE BE ARTIST MERCH?
A: There will be merch available from the artists…as well as the 2016 COUNTRYFEST t-shirt!


 

Q: HOW DO I GET A MEET & GREET?
A: You can only win meet & greets by listening to 107.7 WGNA. Stay tuned for more details!


 

Q: ANYTHING ELSE I NEED TO KNOW?
A: Bring sunscreen and prepare for a great time!

For all things Countryfest, and to check out photos from last year’s event, CLICK HERE.