FAQ

  1. Where is Peterborough Musicfest held?
  2. How much is admission to the concerts?
  3. Is there VIP seating available?
  4. Can food and drink be purchased onsite?
  5. What are the rules for smoking & alcohol?
  6. Are pets allowed in the park?
  7. Are there bathrooms located at the park?
  8. Is there public parking or accessible parking at the park?
  9. What if I need assistance while I am at the park?
  10. What are the rules for photography during a concert?
  11. What if I lost something during the concert?
  12. Are media passes available?
  1. Where is Peterborough Musicfest held?

    Our summer concert series takes place at Del Crary Park, 100 George St N., on LIttle Lake in downtown Peterborough, just north of the Peterborough Memorial Centre and across from Market Plaza.

  2. How much is admission to the concerts?

    Admission is free to the park. Please bring your own lawn chairs/blankets and arrive early to get a great view of the stage. Lawn chairs are available to rent for $4/chair at the main entrance to the park.

  3. Is there VIP seating available?

    VIP seating is available to our sponsors and Fest Friends. Please have a look at the Fest Friend options on our website. Sponsor packages may be purchased from $3,000 to $25,000 – please fill out this online form and we’ll be happy to walk to you through the benefits attached to each package.

  4. Can food and drink be purchased onsite?

    Food and drink can be purchased onsite at the Marina & Lighthouse Restaurant or the many food vendors located around the park.

  5. What are the rules for smoking & alcohol?

    No smoking, vaping, or alcohol is permitted in the park. Police and security services are onsite. See the City of Peterborough’s website for a complete list of By-laws.

  6. Are pets allowed in the park?

    No pets are allowed on the premise during show hours per City of Ptbo by-laws. Refer to signs around the perimeter of the park.

  7. Are there bathrooms located at the park?

    Bathrooms are located in the marina building behind the stage and the Art Gallery at the back of park.

  8. Is there public parking or accessible parking at the park?

    There is no general public parking at Del Crary Park on show nights, but neighborhood street parking is available nearby. There is also ample parking in the heart of downtown Peterborough, King Street garage as well as Ptbo Memorial Centre – a pleasant 10-minute walk from the park.

    Accessible parking and drop off

    We have a small number of on-site accessible parking spaces available on a first-come, first- served basis. Additional spaces can be had across the street at the Marketplace Plaza.  There is a drop-off area at the entrance to the park on Rink St. just off of George St.

  9. What if I need assistance while I am at the park?

    Volunteers are available in the park during our show hours to assist you and answer any questions. Peterborough Paramedics are also onsite for premier shows, please visit their tent at front entrance, if you require their assistance.

  10. What are the rules for photography during a concert?

    Photography during shows is permitted however, audio and/or videotaping of artist performances are NOT allowed. This policy is due to copyright laws and is in place to help protect the artist’s material.

  11. What if I lost something during the concert?

    Please see volunteers during show hours to retrieve items. All items unclaimed at the end of the evening will be left with the Peterborough Marina office.

  12. Are media passes available?

    Accredited media professionals may send email inquiries within 48hours of the concert date of interest at info@ptbomusicfest.ca. Please note: media passes are strictly limited and our local media partners are given priority.