Find all the info you need to make your festival experience great!  


Q. When is the Secret City Festival? 
A. The 2019 Festival will take place on Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 from 10am to 11pm daily.
Q. What time do the Headline Concerts start?
A. Doors open at 6:00pm, Concert starts at 7:00pm on Friday and Saturday.
Q. How do I apply to be a vendor or enter the TN Creates Juried Art Show?
A.  All vendor and show applications are below.  Please click the appropriate button and follow instructions.
                                                             We are no longer taking applications for 2019.
General Festival Vendor Applications
TN Creates Juried Art Show Applications  
Q. Where do I buy my concert tickets and how much do they cost?
A. Concert Tickets will go on sale on March 25, 2019 and can be purchased online (credit card only), or at the Citizens First Bank (1298 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830; cash or check only).
Tickets at Citizens First Bank are SOLD OUT.
Tickets are $25 per ticket per show or $45 for both shows.  All seating is general, lawn seating.  Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed.  Coolers are not allowed. All children over 2 years old much have a ticket.
Tickets available on site will be $30 - cash or credit only.
Q. What if is rains on the night of the concert?
A. The concert will go on rain or shine as long as it is safe to do so.  There will be no refunds issued for concert cancelation due to weather.  Please plan for any weather. 
Q. Is there a cost to enter the festival or any of its events and exhibits?
A. No, there is not a cost to enter the festival and all events and exhibits, except the headline concerts, are free.  The headline concerts require ticket purchase (please see above). Tickets are required for everyone over 2 years old.
Q. Where do I park?
A. Parking is available in lots that are within a short walk to the festival grounds.  Complimentary Shuttles are available to transport people to and from most parking lots.
Q. Are there hotels near by?   
A. Yes, there are several hotels within walking distance of the festival.  Please click the "PLAN" button above for more information or visit
Q. Where can I eat?   
A. The festival will have many amazing food vendors on site.  There are also many restaurants within walking distance or a short drive from the festival.  Please click the "PLAN" button above for more information or visit
Q. Can I Volunteer to help with the Festival?
A. Absolutely!  We love volunteers.  There are many roles that are filled by volunteers during the festival.  You can register to volunteer by clicking the button below and following the instructions.
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