Ticket Info  


Prices Increase Day of Festival

Supply at this price is limited, ticket price may go up without notice.

Prices increase to $50 GA & $70 HT August 19th.  

Tickets will be on sale following the buy now link below on midwestix.com or 

Galva Pharmacy : 120 Exchange St.  Galva, IL  OR 

Hog Country Studios: 133 E. Division St. Kewanee, IL

  • General Admission

    General Admission will allow you access into the grounds of The Back Road Music Festival.  Note this will not allow you access into the Hog Trough please see below for Hog Trough access. TICKET PRICES GO UP August 19th.

    Rock Concert Audience Cheering


    VIP tickets will give you both the General Admission ticket for the gates as well as Hog Trough access.  Come party up close and personal with this years top bands. The Hog Trough will be located in an open area in front of the stage.  Hog Trough Tickets will give you access to the designated area for all 4 artists. Hog Trough ticket holders will also have their very own beer vendor (separate from GA). After entry of the festival you will need to go to the Hog Trough Tent, will have to show picture ID & will be given a wristband to allow you entry to the Hog Trough area.  If you are over 21 you will also need to show ID & get a wristband at marked locations within The Back Road Music Festival before being sold alcohol in the Hog Trough area.    TICKET PRICES GO UP August 19th!



    Crazed Fans

Premier Parking

There will be a very limited number of on site Premier Parking tickets sold.

Cars Formation


Seating is general admission; festival capacity is limited. 


Children Admission:  Children 6 and under are free in the General Admission area with a paid adult. Children of all ages must have their own full priced festival pass and must be accompanied by a "parent" at all times.  Children are not allowed in the Hog Trough Area. 


Food and Beverages: No outside beverages or food of any kind is allowed. Once inside the Festival, you can purchase food and drink from a variety of vendors.


You must be 21 years of age to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages. You must have a photo ID.  


Please Note: All patrons subject to search upon entry.


Re-Entry Procedure: To exit and “re-enter”, go to the “re-entry/exit” lane at the main gate. You must have a valid daily wristband. Upon re-entry, re-enter at the “Re-entry/exit” lane.  You MUST have your valid daily wristband, not cut or altered in any way to re-enter.


Handicap Accessibility: There are handicap accessible restrooms, a designated seating area near the main stage that is for handicapped patrons and one companion, plus ample parking. If you need help just ask a volunteer and we will help out in all ways. 



The facility reserves the right to refuse admission or eject any person violating the facility, local, state, or federal laws or whose conduct is deemed illegal, disorderly or offensive by management.


Performers, performance times, programs, dates and times are subject to change without notice. The Festival is a Rain or Shine event, no refunds or exchanges.




Persons entering the facility may be subjected to searches for weapons, contraband, professional cameras, video equipment and recording devices or other items that are expressly forbidden on the facility premises and are subject to confiscation.


Patrons entering the facility are subject to having their image and/or likeness reproduced for promotional and/or publicity purposes in Festival photography and/or Web casts by the Festival, contractor or partner of the Festival.


First Aid stations and EMT will be present on the festival grounds.


Portable restrooms and handicap portable restrooms are available on the festival grounds. Hand washing stations are available; however guests are encouraged to bring their own hand sanitizer.


Enjoy the music, friends, family and fun!