Plan Your Visit

How can I purchase my camping ticket?

Ticket pricing and availability is subject to change due to the popularity of the show. Please follow the steps below:

  • Scroll down on the camping page until you find all of our shows
  • Click on "More Info" for the concert you will be attending
  • On the event page, slightly scroll down and click on "Purchase Camping"
  • On the camping purchase page, it will list all the available camping levels for the event

Does the camping price include concert ticket(s)?

No, the camping price is just for the camping ticket. Guests must have a valid concert or festival ticket and camping pass to enter the campground and be present at the time of check-in. 

Are lawn/camping chairs permitted in the campgrounds?

Lawn/camping chairs are permitted in the campgrounds; however, lawn chairs are NOT permitted to be brought into the venue. For safety and convenience, Bethel Woods offers lawn chairs appropriate for the slope of the lawn. These chairs are available for rental at the Box Office or for purchase on our website in advance, or directly at the Lawn Chair Tent located at the top of the lawn in Festival Plaza (ask any staff member to guide you). There are limited number of lawn chair rentals

What items are permitted in the campgrounds?

  • Grills: the maximum amount of propane per campsite should not exceed 5 pounds and individual propane cylinders should not exceed one pound capacity
  • Sunscreen lotion and mosquito repellent pump
  • Small, silenced, portable generators; must be under 60 dB. Permitted daylight hours only and with other campers' consent
  • Coolers
  • Food is permitted in the campgrounds, however; into the pavilion venue you may bring one (1)-gallon clear zip lock bag per person of food

What items are prohibited in the campgrounds?

The following items are prohibited when camping: 

  • Illegal drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Firearms
  • Weapons of any kind, hatchets, knives, axes, bows and arrows, etc.
  • Fireworks, camp, or open fires
  • Unauthorized vending of food, merchandise, or alcohol
  • Pets, other than service animals
  • Drones that can be flown over Bethel Woods property
  • Glass containers of any kind

In case of inclement weather, will the campgrounds close?

No; however, guests will be asked to stay in their vehicles until the storm has passed. During the shelter in place, guests may tune in to 107.7 FM or our social media for updates on the day of the event. Camping will continue during rain or shine. 

When do I have to check-in and check-out of the campgrounds?

Check-in time is generally 3 PM on the day of the event and check-out time is generally 10 AM the day after the event. Please refer to the timing on your specific event date for the most accurate information.

How many vehicles are allowed per campsite?

One (1) vehicle (car, motorcycle, van, and RV) is permitted per campsite. 

Do I need to park in the general or premium parking if I am camping?

No, if you purchase a car camping or RV ticket you will be parked within your campsite. If you have a premier tent-only or glamping ticket, you will have specific parking in the general area of the sites. 

Can I stay in the same camping spot for back-to-back shows?

Yes, however, please inform our staff at the time of check-in. Guests who stay for back-to-back shows will need to check-in for the new show date and must have a valid concert or festival ticket and camping pass. 

How many tents can i set up in my car camping or premium parking if I am camping?

Each site is limited to one car; however, you may have more than one tent in your space. Additional guest passes can be purchased for groups larger than (4). Please be aware there is a maximum of (6) people per car camping and RV site. 

Are pets allowed in the campgrounds?

No pets are allowed except for Service Animals on the campsite.

Are there activities in or near the campground?

The award-winning Museum at Bethel Woods is less than half a mile from either camping location and offers backstage tours, guided docent tours, and self-tours. Seasonal programming within the Campground will be announced.

How many people fit within a campsite?

Glamping bell tents accommodate 2 people; Premier Glamping sites range from 2-6 people, while all other sites include up to 4 guests, with additional guest passes available for purchase. All camping guests must have a valid concert or festival ticket.

What are the sizes of each RV campsite?

Premier RV sites are approximately 30’ X 65’ with room for one RV or vehicle. Primitive RV sites (no hookups) are approximately 30’ X 45’ with room for one RV or vehicle

What is included in the Best Road Camping selection?

In the Best Road Camping selection there are two categories: RV (Premier and Primitive) and Car Camping.

Premier RV includes:

  • A generous 30' X 65' gravel pad
  • 50-amp electric hookup, water, and access to one sewer pump out by appointment only
  • Passes for up to 4 people, with the ability to purchase additional guest passes
  • Access to nearby restrooms and free shower facilities
  • Free shuttle service into the amphitheater is provided, subject to availability

Primitive RV Includes:

  • Parking on a grass location of 30' X 45' for one vehicle or RV
  • Pump out services are available for a fee by appointment only
  • Passes for up to 4 people with the ability to purchase additional guest passes
  • Access to nearby restrooms and free shower facilities
  • Free shuttle service into the amphitheater is provided, subject to availability

What should I bring with me?

  • Clothing for all temperatures - the nights can be chilly in the mountains, even in summer
  • A debit or credit card (we are a cashless facility)
  • Sunscreen
  • You can bring your own food to the campground, though we do have some great food options within the two campsites
  • Flashlight
  • Charging cables for phones and other devices
  • A tent and sleeping bags if you are not booked in a glamping or pre-set site

Can I camp a few days prior to the show date?

No, our pavilion camping only allows for one (1) night of camping. Check-in time is generally 3 PM on the day of the event and check-out is generally 10 AM the day after the event. Please refer to the timing on your specific event date for the most accurate information. 

Is the campground ADA accessible?

For questions regarding ADA, please email ada@bethelwoodscenter.org. 

Glamping tent details:

  1. Temperature control?
    • No, but Luxury Glamping campsites have fans and portable heaters.
  2. Waterproofness?
    • Yes, all Glamping tents are waterproof.
  3. Tent sizes?
    • Basic Glamping “bell” tents are 16’ round. Luxury Glamping tents vary in size based on 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom, with a queen bed in each room.

While Camping

How do I dispose of trash?

To ensure the cleanliness of our venue, we ask that you discard all trash in the provided trash cans before you depart from your camping site.

How do I get to the amphitheater from my campsite?

The amphitheater is a short walk from both Pavilion Camping and Best Road Camping. For guests who purchased Best Road Camping, a free shuttle service will be provided, subject to availability.

Is the Wi-Fi access in the campgrounds?

Wi-Fi or cellular service (AT&T and Verizon) will be available in all areas of the campground.

Is smoking allowed?

Yes, however, there is NO smoking inside of our glamping tents. 

Is alcohol allowed?

Yes, alcohol is allowed for our 21 and over guests within the confines of the campground at your individual campsite. No open containers or alcohol consumption is allowed in public areas (i.e. pathways to the venue or on the roads).

Is there light at the campsite?

Portable light towers will be deployed along high-traffic routes along the campsite.

What kind of restrooms and showers are available?

  • Temporary accessible restrooms, port-o-lets, and portable showers will be in each camping area.
  • Glamping tents have private bathrooms and showers.
  • Premier RVs will have access to electric and water hookups. 
  • Premier RVs and Primitive RVs will have the option to request an appointment for dump service for black and gray water holding tanks for a fee.

What are the quiet hours?

Quiet hours are from 2:00 AM – 8:00 AM; please be mindful of your noise level during this time regardless of the time of day.

May I leave the campgrounds for some shopping and then come back?

Guests are allowed to leave the campgrounds; however, all cars are subject to a search at the check-in area. Typically, traffic becomes heavy as show-time approaches and you could find yourself delayed in your return.

Can my friend(s)/family member(s) leave their car in the general parking lot and camp with me at the end of the night?

No, guests who wish to camp must be present at the time of check-in and have a valid concert or festival ticket and camping pass. Patrons who leave their cars in our Healy Brothers parking lots overnight will be towed at the owner's expense. 

What is the proximity to neighboring campsites?

The proximity to neighboring campsites will vary by campsite type, location and number of campsites sold. All campsites are generally 30’x30’.

How will early entry work for VIP ticket holders with glamping parking?

There is no early entry for camping. Certain Bethel Woods membership levels received early entry into the concert venue at the concert entry gates. Any members who are camping will have access to the early entry line into the concert venue (not the campground).

Is there a store for basic items?

Not yet! There are nearby gas stations and convenience stores where basic items can be purchased. We recommend bringing your basic items with you.

Where can I find ice?

A limited quantity of ice will be available for purchase at check-in; however, we recommend bringing your own.

Can I build a campfire?

No, sorry.

Are there fire pits?

Yes, communal fire pit(s) are currently being constructed.

Are there grills?

No, but campers are permitted to bring a small propane grill.

Can I purchase essential items on-site?

The Museum Store Booth, located at Festival Plaza within the Pavilion, will sell essential items during concerts and at a booth located near The Campground check-in after concerts and the morning after concerts. These items include: 

  • Water Bottles
  • Coffee Tumbler
  • Mugs
  • Power bank phone chargers
  • Clear Back Packs
  • Sun Glasses
  • Bandanas
  • Ear Plugs
  • Socks
  • Flags
  • Temporary Tattoos
  • Ponchos
  • Glow Sticks
  • Head Bands
  • Outdoor first aid kit: 
    • 5 Latex-free bandages
    • 2 snip bandages
    • 2first aid cream packets
    • 1 2” x 3” adhesive pad
    • 2 antibacterial wipes
    • 2 antacid packets
    • 2 SPF30 sunscreen
    • 2 lip balm packets
    • Two 200 mg ibuprofen packets

What's Included

What is included in Bring Your Own Tent?

  • A 20' X 20' grass site for up to 4 people to set your own tent
  • Nearby portable toilets, hand washing stations, and free showers
  • Additional guest passes can be purchased for groups larger than 4

What is included in Basic Glamping?

  • A pre-set furnished bell tent with bedding for 2 people
  • An electrical power strip for charging devices
  • Access to nearby restrooms and free shower facilitie
  • Please bring your own towels.

What is included in Luxury Glamping?

  • A bathroom with shower
  • Wifi
  • electricity
  • portable heater
  • outdoor deck seating
  • and other deluxe amenities.
  • Complimentary access to the Museum at Bethel Woods

What is included in Pavilion Camping?

Pavilion camping is located within the concert venue and a short five-minute walk to the amphitheater or the Museum at Bethel Woods. Depending on the site you choose, you will be in either a safari-style glamping tent, a 2-person bell tent, or your own tent.