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Hippie Fest – Ionia, MI

Saturday, August 21 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hippie Fest is a grassroots festival where free-spirited people from across the country gather to celebrate peace, love, and all things groovy! Coming to Ionia County Fairground in Ionia, MI Saturday August 21, 2021. Featuring live music, bohemian shopping, vintage hippie car show, DIY tie-dye, giant bubble garden, cirque performers, kids activities, delicious food, and so much more. All ages welcome. Kids 10 and under free. It’s groovy baby!
Due to crowd size and parking limitations, tickets must be reserved online in advance. Limited tickets available.
Event Date:
Saturday August 21, 2021 (Rain or Shine)
Noon – 7pm
Ionia County Fairground
317 South Dexter Street, Ionia, MI 48846
$12 – Tickets must be reserved in advance through Eventbrite
Kids 10 & under free (no ticket necessary)
Tickets must be reserved in advance for this event.
Vendor Registration:
Single Space (10′ x 10′) – $110
Double Space (10′ x 20′) – $175
Food Vendor Fee – $175
Find vendor info and the online registration form at HippieFest.org/Vendor-Registration.
Hippie Car Show Registration:
Do you or someone you know own a vintage Volkswagen or hippie bus? We want you to be part of the hippie car show at Hippie Fest! Free to particpate. Fun prize categories and trophies for winners. More info at HippieFest.org/Car-Show. May the grooviest ride win!
Note: Hippie Fest is a rain or shine event. Ticket and vendor registration fees are non-refundable. With participation, guest/participant assumes all risk and liability associated with participating in the event and releases Hippie Fest, its organizers, and the venue from all liability for injury and/or property damage that may result.
Details vary for each festival date and location. Please check details for each festival.
Can tickets be purchased at the gate?
Tickets must be purchased online and cannot be purchased at the gate. Tickets are sold in advance to plan for traffic, parking, and safety protocols.
How do I purchase tickets?
Festival tickets can be purchased online at https://www.hippiefest.org via Eventbrite
How are tickets delivered?
Once purchased, tickets are delivered via email. Guests have the choice of printing tickets or displaying the electronic ticket on your phone at the festival gate. We recommend printing tickets ahead of time in case you are not able to access tickets on your phone the day of the festival.
I purchased tickets but have not received them. What should I do?
You may have made a typo when you entered your email address for the ticket purchase. Please email Info@HippieFest.org with the name you purchased tickets under and a valid email address and we will re-send the tickets for you.
Is on-site camping available?
On-site camping is available to vendors only.
How much are kids tickets?
Kids ages 10 and under are free and do not need tickets. Anyone else needs their own admission ticket to attend.
Is this a pet friendly event?
Dogs are welcome if dressed as a hippie 🙂 Please clean up after your pooch.
When can guests arrive?
Gates open at noon on Saturday August 21, 2021. Guests will be admitted at that time.
What are the festival hours?
Festival hours are NOON – 7pm Saturday August 21, 2021
Are coolers allowed?
No outside food or beverages are permitted. Food and beverages will be available for purchase inside the festival.
Will alcohol be sold?
Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at the festival. No outside alcohol permitted. An age verification wristband is required for anyone consuming alcohol on site. Age verification wristbands are available at the festival entrance for $5 with valid ID.
How do I sign up to become a vendor?
Vendor information and the online registration form can be found at HippieFest.org/Vendor-Registration
How do I sign up to be part of the car show?
You can find car show info and register online at HippieFest.org/Car-Show
Can I bring a lawn chair?
Yes, lawn chairs are encouraged 🙂 Relax and enjoy the groovy entertainment!
Have other questions?
Please email Info@HippieFest.org. We look forward to hearing from you!


Saturday, August 21
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:


Hippie Fest


Ionia Free Fair
317 S Dexter St
Ionia, MI 48846 United States
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