Frequently Asked Questions


What is Spaghettifest?

Spaghettifest is one of the great home-grown music festivals of the Shenandoah Valley. Hosted by the funk mob Midnight Spaghetti & The Chocolate G-Strings, the annual charitable event brings together a thriving community of music lovers and outstanding bands of innumerable genres. This year, the festival proudly moves to Harrisonburg, VA, providing the perfect setting for a weekend of camping, friends, and great performances. Spaghettifest boasts different stages, dozens of bands along with artisans, vendors, and art installations. Each year, all festival proceeds are donated to a selected charity. This year’s benefitting charity will be announced in the coming weeks.


When and where is Spaghettifest this year?

Spaghettifest will take place on September 30 and October 1st, 2016 at 5347 North Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA.


Is camping included in the ticket price?

Yes. Purchase of an event pass includes primitive tent camping.


Can I bring a RV to SPAGHETTIFEST?

RV PASSES ARE AVAILABLE THIS YEAR. NO ELECTRICAL OR WATER HOOK UP IS PROVIDED. RVs are not permitted in primitive camp ground. RVs will be parked in an exclusive section of the parking lot very close to the regular camping. Non staff vehicles cannot enter tent camping and concert area. ALL RV PASSES INCLUDE 4 tickets to the event. $250 pass can be reserved here





Servicing can be provided upon appointment with Clines Portables or on-site request.


Can I bring my car into SPAGHETTIFEST?

SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE, BUT NO CARS ARE PERMITTED ON SITE THIS YEAR. PARKING IS NEAR THE FESTIVAL SITE. WE WILL BE ANNOUNCING A NEW SYSTEM FOR GETTING EVERYONE’S GEAR INTO THE SITE FASTER IN THE COMING WEEKS. PLEASE VIEW LAST TWO CATEGORIES.


Can I bring my dog or other pets to SPAGHETTIFEST 14?

All PETS MUST HAVE A TICKET TO THE EVENT TO GET IN. STRICT LEASH LAW. PET AND OWNER RISK REMOVAL IF PET FOUND OFF LEASH.


Can I buy a ticket for a single day?

Single day tickets will be available for the first time this year. Please make use of discount and promotion codes while they are available to purchase 2 day passes at a great price. Single day passes were on sale here before but are available only at box office at the event first come first serve.


Something came up and I can no longer attend Spaghettifest. Can you refund my ticket?

Sorry for the inconvenience, but ALL SALES ARE FINAL – TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. SPAGHETTIFEST is a charitable fund raiser. Thank you for your donation to the cause.


Can I have my pre-order tickets mailed to me at my physical address?

All tickets sold online during the pre-sale are WILL CALL/DIGITAL DELIVERY/PRINT AT HOME. Your tickets will be held/processed at the gate, and can be claimed with a photo ID and/or a copy of your purchase receipt.


Can I have my pre-order tickets sent to me electronically?

All tickets sold online during the pre-sale are WILL CALL/DIGITAL DELIVERY/PRINT AT HOME. Your tickets will be held/processed at the gate, and can be claimed with a photo ID and/or a copy of your purchase receipt.


How can I get a physical ticket?

Physical tickets with each year’s unique design and theme/disclaimer are available through artists and various Midnight Spaghetti-approved brokers.


How do I get my band to play Spaghettifest?

MIDNIGHT SPAGHETTI ACCEPTS ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS NOW FOR SPAGHETTIFEST. PLEASE SEND ALL ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS FOR SPAGHETTIFEST 14 STARTING JANUARY OF 2016 to be considered for the event. Please title the subject of your submission, SPAGHETTIFEST 14 ARTIST SUBMISSION . ALL SUBMISSIONS RECEIVED WILL BE REVIEWED. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT OR INQUIRE ABOUT ADDING MORE TALENT TO THIS YEAR’S EVENT.


How can my company participate as a vendor at Spaghettifest?

All vendors must obtain a SPAGHETTIFEST VENDING PERMIT. Food vendors spots are limited. Please submit early to be considered. Applicants who submit after spots have been filled first come first serve, will have payment returned to them. Unauthorized vending will result in removal from the festival, and confiscation of inventory. Check our vendor page for the latest vendor information.

Gate time/When i can i get into to Spaghettifest to set up my camp?

Spaghettifest gates will open at 3:30 Friday Sept 30, 2016. Saturday the gates will open at 10 am. Music will begin at 4pm friday. Gates close each day at 11:30pm. More announcements are coming on improved traffic flow (ways to get your gear in and setup before the music even with the late gate). SHUTTLE Options from other locations will become available along with ways to get your tickets processed and official bracelets prior to the gate time.

I NEED A RIDE

Shuttle Packages from a JMU/Harrisonburg friendly location will be announced in the coming weeks.We encourage funky people to car pool.