How do I learn more about Make-A-Wish?

Click here to learn more.

I'm interested in volunteering my time at this event.  Whom do I contact?

Please send your name and contact details to or call (678) 350-3747

If it rains, can I get a refund?

The event is rain or shine.  We will not be able to provide refunds for any reason.

How do I purchase tickets?

Tickets can be purchased online, at two retail locations or through the mail.  Please visit our Ticketing page for more information.

Are pets permitted at the festival?

Pets are permitted in the camping area ONLY.  No pets will be permitted in the festival area.

I have additional questions.  How do I contact you?

Additional information can be obtained by:

              *emailing us at

              *calling (814) 674-8529 or (814) 472-8303

Is there camping available onsite?

Yes.  There is limited, rough camping available onsite.  There is no fee for camping but you must make a reservation by calling (814) 932-2794.  Gates for camping open Thursday, August 23 at 9:30 am.  Camping sites are rough - no showers or hookups are available.

How do I get directions to the Cresson Sportman's?

Visit our Directions page for more information or use this address in your GPS.

1224 St. Joseph St. Loretto, PA  15940

Will alcohol be served at the festival?

Alcohol will NOT be available for purchase.  However, if you are 21 years of age or older, you are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages, provided they are not in glass containers. 

Are there corporate and personal sponsorship opportunities available?

Yes.  Please send your name and contact details to or contact Michelle Houser at (814) 883-7390.

I can't attend the event.  How can I show my support?

Donations can be made online via PayPal or through the mail.  Please send your check, made payable to "Bluegrass Festival for Wishes" to Beverly Bender at 203 Sheehan Rd., Loretto, PA  15940

We gladly accept in kind donations as well!  For more information email