FAQ

How much is each ticket to Burning Foot?
Tickets are $50.00 per ticket ($60 day of the event) plus applicable fees, and include a drinking glass with 15 drink tickets. We will also have music all day long and a national music act as our headliner all included. Tent & RV/Trailer camping tickets are additional.

I thought we didn’t need drink tickets anymore?

Yeah, that’s what we thought too.  Unfortunately the Michigan Liquor Control Commission has not clearly defined the rule in this regard, so for now, we still have to collect tickets for samples. You get 15 drink tickets with your festival ticket, and more can be purchased.

What are the hours of Burning Foot?
Festival hours will run from 3 pm to 9 pm on Saturday, Aug. 28th, 2021. If you are a Lakeshore Brewers Guild enthusiast member you are allowed early entry at 2 pm.  Please pay attention to the banner above the entry gates to guide you to which lane you should enter through.

How do I become a  Lakeshore Brewers Guild Enthusiast member?
The link below will bring you to the signup area for the enthusiast members, you will still need to purchase a Burning Foot Ticket to get into the festival but your enthusiast membership will get you in 1 hour earlier at 2pm.

www.lakeshoreguild.beer/join-the-guild/

Are designated driver ticket available?
YES!
Tickets are $20 each and include all the music and festivities, we will have our Beach-themed food menu and N/A available for purchase. No DD discounts for the VIP area.

How do I volunteer?
As any great festival goes, we need a strong team of dedicated volunteers to make it happen. The link below will take you to the volunteer sign up page and show you all the available shifts still left. Every volunteer will receive 1 ticket to Burning Foot (and all items that come with the ticket) a volunteer T-Shirt, and an invite to our volunteer appreciation party Friday night Aug. 27 on the LST 393.

 

What are the details for camping?

  • Tent and RV/Trailer sites can be set up starting at 9:00 AM the morning of the event. There will be a check-in at both the Tent camping area entrance and also the RV/Trailer camping entrance. At check-in, you will receive your site number and your camping wristbands.
  • Sites must be torn down by 10-10:30 am the next day and please clean up your site space (Don’t leave trash behind)
  • We will have a community-style fire at the tent camping area.
  • You are allowed to bring in food and a cooler for your space.
  • Please limit 1 tent per tent space if possible, Tent sites are 20×20
  • RV/Trailer sites are roughly 18×40 in size.

Will there be music?
YES! part of the culture that is Burning Foot is to have some killer music.  We will always have a blend of local, regional, and national headliners. Every year we plan to grow a little and continue to make the musical part bigger and better!

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
You must be 21 years of age and over to attend this event. Please bring a valid ID, you will not be admitted without one.  There are no exceptions to this.

What can I bring/not bring to festival grounds?
First and foremost Burning Foot is a 21+ event only so NO CHILDREN as well as NO PETS.  Absolutely no weapons or firearms, no outside alcohol or drugs, no containers or glass, and no outside N/A Beverages (we will have those for sales inside the grounds). We DO allow, beach chairs, umbrellas, beach bags (will be checked at gate), beach towels, as well as shoes/no shoes, and swim/beach attire.

Will there be a Shoe/Chair Check-in area?
YES!
Once again this year will be a shoe or beach chair check-in area. This is a fundraiser for our friends at Noah’s Project and you will have the chance to go barefoot and Burning Foot or lose anything you don’t want to carry around with you. A small donation is needed to check-in items and all proceeds go to Noah’s Project.

Will there be food at Burning Foot?
YES!
We will have 6 Food Trucks to choose from, plus The Sandbox (VIP) has its own food options as well.

Will there be a gluten-free beer at the festival?
YES! We will have some Seltzer and Gluten-free beer options at the festival. Your program will be marked with Seltzer and Gluten-Free options. But we are a beer festival so the mass majority of offerings will be delicious craft beer.

Where can I find a beer list of what will be available?
A beer list will be available on our app on apple and android. Also, the list of breweries will be in the passport book you receive at entry, along your beer tickets.

What is the refund policy?
All ticket sales are final. No refunds.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes. As long as the guest is 21 of age or older with a valid ID.

Can I show my ticket on my phone or do I have to print it out?
You can do either, we can scan your ticket from your phone or from a printout.

Where can I park?
You can park anywhere along Beach Street or at any of Pere Marquette park’s parking lots. Come early if you want to park close. Please be aware that some parking spaces can be up to 1/2 mile away. You will have to PAY FOR PARKING. Daily passes can be purchased for $10, or you can purchase a yearly pass for $20.  All parking passes must be purchased at the city-owned pay stations.  If you are a resident of the City of Muskegon, your parking pass from the city applies!

How can I recover a lost/deleted ticket?
If you purchased your ticket online you would have created a profile with Eventbrite and your tickets will be stored there.

Can I bring in a pretzel necklace?
Yes, but that is the only outside food allowed into the festival grounds.

Is there shade/ rain cover available?
Burning Foot is an open-air event so if there is a chance of rain please bring proper coverage. We also have a check-in area setup if you do not want to carry your items around with you.

Can I bring a pop-up tent?
No
, the Burning Foot site plan is not built to handle pop-up tents, but you are more than welcome to set them up outside the event space on the beach and enter and exit the festival grounds as you wish.

Are those camping in tents guaranteed a parking space?
Campers are not guaranteed a space but set up for tents and trailers starts at 9:00 am. Based on that time there are plenty of spaces available still. You will have to pay for Parking.  The cost is $10 a day, $20 if you stay overnight, or $20 for the season.  All parking passes can be purchased through the city-owned pay stations. 

How can I contact the organizer with any other questions?
You can email us at info@lakeshoreguild.beer, or message us on our Facebook or Instagram page.  Please remember that the week of the event, we are at the beach up to 14 hours a day building the event, so there will be delays in getting a response.

Can I bring in a refillable water bottle?

Absolutely!  The vessel MUST be empty when you enter the event.  This includes Camelbacks.  No exceptions.  There are igloo cooler water stations located throughout the event space that you can use to fill up your vessels.