guthrie's river ruckus

  • What are the Changes for 2017?

  • are tickets still available?

    • Yes, look here.  Some sections are sold out, but there's still some available for now!
  • are campsites still available?

    • Yes, you can get them when you get tickets with a link at the end of the ticket purchase, or you can get them here.  Keep in mind you'll need a ticket to get on the grounds though.
  • How Big are the Campsites?

    • Campsites are 22.5' wide and 45' long.
  • Is there a Free Show on Thursday?

    • Yes!  Cody Hicks kicks things off while his good buddy Casey Muessigmann finishes the night off.
  • Can anyone Watch the Free Show Thursday?

    • No, but all you need is a ticket for the weekend shows, and you're good to go!
  • What days are the showS?

    • Friday and Saturday, July 28th and 29th.  The free show is Thursday, July 27th.
  • what times do they start?

    • Thursday: 8
    • Friday: 7
    • Saturday: 6
  • When do the Gates Open?

    • Friday and Saturday, gates open an hour before the show.  Thursday doesn't have any gates, so show up whenever you can.
  • Who's coming this year?

    • Thursday: Cody Hicks and Casey Muessigmann
    • Friday: Casey Muessigmann, Colt Ford, Joe Nichols, and Dustin Lynch
    • Saturday: Jeremy McComb, Clare Dunn, Granger Smith, and Toby Keith
  • WHAT DO I NEED TO DO TO Enter THE FAIRGROUNDS?

    • All you need is a ticket to the show!
  • What if I want to buy My ticket When I get there?

    • That option is available, as long as it isn't sold out, however you'll need your ticket before you can get on the fairgrounds, so you'll save time and hassle by getting it early!
  • When can we start camping?

    • Sites are purchased for July 22nd through the 30th.
  • hOW MANY vEHICLES CAN i PUT AT MY CAMPSITE?

    • One vehicle is allowed per campsite, except for the GA Tent Camping Only section.
  • Does a ticket to the show come with the purchase of a campsite?

    • No, campsites and tickets are sold separately.  You will need a ticket to the show to be on the grounds.

  • I don't have an electric camp site, can I bring a Generator?

    • You bet!  Generators are allowed.
  • are campfires allowed?

    • Yes, as long as there isn't a burn ban in effect.  You need to bring your own fire pit though.
  • how many campers can I fit in my camping spot?

    • Only one camper or motor home is allowed per campsite.
  • what about tents?  how many of those?

    • Two tents are allowed per campsite.
  • will each campsite get a garbage bag like last year?

    • Absolutely!  Overall, you campers have done a great job of picking up the campgrounds.  It is greatly appreciated!
  • can i renew my campsite for next year?

    • Yes, come on over to the box office location near the camper check in and we'll get your site reserved.
  • Are Pets Allowed?

    • Sorry, no pets are allowed on the grounds.
  • can i bring a lawn chair into the show?

    • Yes, lawn chairs are allowed.
  • Do Kids get in Free?

    • Kids 12 and under get in free - they must be accompanied by an adult at all times though.
  • is there a lost and found?

    • Yes, Sunday morning the Fair Board's Camper Check-In will host the Lost and Found booth.
  • will there be a shuttle service to and from nearby campgrounds?

    • Yes! We will be running a shuttle bus to and from Springbrook State Park on Friday and Saturday.  The times are as follows:
      • Friday: 4pm-8pm and 10pm-1am
      • Saturday: 4pm-8pm and 10pm-1am
    • There will be ONE pick up and drop off to and from Stuart on Friday and Saturday.  The pick up will be at 5pm, and then back to Stuart after the show.
  • ​how is the cell service going to be?

    • It's going to be great - U.S. Cellular will be putting up a tower on the grounds.

​frequently asked questions