- Festival FAQ
Friday, October 15 | 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, October 16 | 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Hogs & Hens is a FREE family friendly event open to the public
Looking for a souvenir event t-shirt? Stop by the Festival Information Booth, located in front of the Historic Abbeville Opera House, to snag yours before they are gone (limited quantities available)
Where are bathrooms located?
Portable public restrooms are available in two locations: W. Pickens St. along Two Brews and N. Main St. along Bowen Eye. An ADA compliant portable public restroom can be found along W. Pickens St., along with a Baby Changing Station. All portable restrooms have motion censored lights. Brick and Mortar public restrooms are also located in the Livery Stables Parking Lot
How do I get updates about the festival?
For updates, please follow the City of Abbeville on Facebook.
Are golf carts allowed?
For the FIRST TIME EVER golf carts will be allowed on Pickens St. ONLY. This will offer a thru way for all golf carts into the heart of the festival. Golf carts are NOT allowed inside the square area, down Washington or Trinity Streets, or in the Livery Stable.
Are pets allowed?
Pets are NOT allowed the festival area.
Is smoking or vaping allowed?
Smoking and vaping are NOT allowed in the festival area.
Where can I park? Is there handicapped accessible parking?
Parking is available along the outside of Court Square, including behind the Abbeville Opera House and the Belmont Inn. Handicap parking is located on Church Street in parking lot behind the Livery Stable.
What’s the band lineup?
Please refer to the Festival Schedule page for the full entertainment and festival lineup.
Do I have to purchase a ticket before going to vendors?
No, tickets are not required to purchase from individual vendors.
What payment methods are accepted?
While the info tent accepts both cash and card, it is up to each vendor how to accept payment.
Where is the information tent?
The official information tent is located in front of the Abbeville Opera House on the South End of the Square near the stage. City staff will be present to answer any questions you might have along with being the location for lost and found. Festival T-shirts may also be purchased at the info tent for $15.
I've found something, where should I turn it in? I've lost something, where should I look for it?
Lost & Found is located at the information tent, located in front of the Historic Abbeville Opera House.
Where is the Livery Stable?
The Livery Stable is located on Trinity Street and features a variety of craft vendors.
Are businesses open during the festival?
Yes! In addition to food and craft vendors on the Square, we encourage you to visit our local businesses downtown.