Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I get tickets to Roots & Vines?
How much do tickets cost?
General Admission - $15 online | $20 at the gate
*The event is 21 and over only, but there is a family viewing area located to the left of the main stage at North Town Coffeehouse accessible via Pendleton Way.
WHAT DOES MY TICKET INCLUDE?
General Admission tickets include entry for one plus a commemorative event cup.
Will I need cash at the event?
Yes. You will need cash for drink tickets and food. There are ATMs within a block of the event but no onsite ATMs available. Scrip is $2/ticket, 2 tickets for half pour of beer, 3 tickets for a full pour of beer (16oz), and 4 tickets for wine (6oz) and spirits.
Can I bring my own chair?
Yes. Chairs can be used in the designated seating area ONLY. Space in the seating area is FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. Once the area is full, additional seating will not be permitted.
*Free family seating available outside of the event at North Town Coffeehouse, first come first serve.
The festival is located on historic Front Street in downtown Yakima. Main gate entry is located at the corner of Yakima Avenue and N. Front Street.
Is there food?
Yes. There will be food available for purchase from a number of local food vendors.
This is a rain or shine event. The weather can be warm this time of year and sunscreen and protective wear is recommended.
What time does the event start?
The gates open at 3:30pm.
What time does the event end?
The event ends at 10pm, last call for drinks is at 9:30pm.
Is re-entry permitted?
Where can I park?
Parking is available along S. Front Street, N. First Street and East Chestnut Avenue. There is also a free all day parking lot on the west side of N. 1st Street and Pendleton Way, a 4 hour parking lot directly across the street on the east side of N. 1st Street and Pendelton Way, as well as open parking at the County Courthouse parking lot across from the 4 hour lot.
Is there a cost to park?
Parking is FREE in Yakima.
Is there a place to store my bike?
There are many places available on Yakima Ave where you can lock your bike to available stands.
NOT PERMITTED INSIDE FESTIVAL GATES
Chairs are NOT permitted inside festival gates UNLESS you have purchased a Bring-Your-Own-Chair Reserved Seat Ticket
Outside food, alcohol or non-alcoholic beverages
Video recording devices (excluding cell phones)
Animals, except service animals
Glass bottles or cans
Wagons or carts
Air horns or other noisemakers
People under 21 years of age
For a comprehensive guide of hotels in Yakima, please visit: www.visityakima.com/yakima-valley-lodging
The following hotels are within a 5-10 minute walking distance of the event
Visiting with you furry friend, check out this site for a list of accommodations and things to do with your pet: www.winedoggies.com
Coming early or staying late? Visit www.downtownyakima.com for a listing of shops, restaurants, wineries, or pubs.