Getting There




While there is NO GENERAL PARKING AT THE FEST SITE (with the exception of handicapped parking),  there WILL BE free buses, trolleys and van shuttles running continuously from the following free parking locations to the fest site during the hours of Friday – 4:30 pm – 1am, Saturday 9:30 am – 1 am, Sunday 9:30 am – 9 pm.

  • Swannanoa Ingles – 2299 US Hwy. 70, Swannanoa
  • National Wiper Alliance – Old Bee Tree Rd, Swannanoa
  • Charles Owen Middle School – 730 Old Swannanoa Rd, Swannanoa
  • Charles Owen High School – 99 Lake Eden Rd., Black Mountain

If coming to the fest by Lyft, Uber or taxi the drop off/ pick up point is The Berea Baptist at 2578 Riceville Rd.

Event Times: 

Friday August 9th ~ 4pm-12am

Saturday, August 10th ~  9am-12am

Sunday, August 11th ~ 10am-6pm


16 & Under FREE!

PRE-SALE TICKETS WILL MOVE YOU THROUGH THE LINES MUCH QUICKER!  Please purchase your tickets online before you arrive to festival to keep waiting times at a minimal. 

Big Berea Pasture, Riceville Rd, Swannanoa NC 28778

Directions to Get Off The Grid Fest at Big Berea Pasture on Riceville Rd

From the west/Asheville – Head east on I-240 east and US-70 east, Merge onto I-40 east. Take exit 55/Porters Cove Rd.  Turn left toward US 70.  Take right onto US 70 east / Tunnel Rd.In 1.7 miles turn left onto Warren Wilson Rd.  In 1.4 miles turn left onto Riceville Rd.

From the east/Black Mountain –Head west on I-40.  Take exit 59 toward Swannanoa.  Turn right onto Patton Cove Rd.  In 1.9 miles, turn left onto US 70 east.  Take US 70 to Warren Wilson Rd.  Turn right onto Warren Wilson Rd.  In 1.4 miles, turn left onto Riceville Rd.


Festival Map