Let it all go as you enjoy the live music of five bands – some returning and some new:Bring your own blankets and low-lying beach chairs. You are welcome to bring along your own pop-ups and/or umbrellas, but you MUST secure them in place in case of wind. As always, a great selection of food will be available for purchase and you can browse the unique merchandise from our vendors.
Three changes for this year’s festival that we hope to return to next year:
There will not be a big tent so plan accordingly
There will not be free water available , so fill up your reusable water bottles
We will not be selling beer and wine
GSWA is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for all who attend this event. Giralda Farms can accommodate a physically distanced gathering and we will follow and enforce all safety guidelines and physical distancing protocols as provided by Governor Murphy. The event will be limited to 500 people (inclusive). We strongly recommend that you arrive early to assure you are able to be admitted.
Everyone 2 years of age and older MUST have a mask (no exceptions).Masks MUST be worn properly, over the nose and the mouth, when outside of your festival seating area.
Enter via Madison Ave in Madison, then turn onto Dodge Dr. – follow the signs to registration and parking. The Woodland Ave. entrance in Chatham Twp. will be closed.
For everyone’s safety, this year, check-in will be conducted at the venue’s entrance through your vehicle window. We strongly encourage you to buy your ticket in advance! Buying your ticket in advance will reduce traffic and reduce contact with our staff and volunteers. It’s a win-win!
Masks must be worn properly (over nose and mouth) any time you leave your seating area, and including walking from parking to your concert space, leaving your concert space to walk to the restrooms or vendors, leaving your concert space to return to your car, etc. Please abide by social distance guidelines when not in your own space.
Parking is free and plentiful. Handicapped parking is available at the front of the lot. It’s a bit of a distance on grass to the festival area. Unfortunately, this year, we do not have the ability to drive attendees to the festival field.
BE SURE TO PRINT YOUR TICKET RECEIPT OR HAVE IT AVAILABLE ON YOUR MOBILE PHONE TO PRESENT AT THE EVENT!
2020 Great Swamp Great Music Festival COVID-19 Protocols
COVID-19 safety guidelines for this event are based on current mandates put forth by Governor Murphy’s office. Subject to change. Staff and security will continually monitor that all safety protocols are being followed.
It is mandatory that every person associated with this event over the age of 2 have a mask, worn properly, during specified circumstances as deemed by GSWA [per July 7 state mandate]. Includes staff, volunteers, talent, vendors, attendees, and anyone else not mentioned.
Sanitizing Stations: Will be set up in various places on the fairgrounds to include hand sanitizer and disinfectants.
Food/merchandise vendors: Will follow appropriate safety protocols and social distance lines will be marked off.
We ask our attendees that, on festival day, anyone who feels ill, has been exposed to someone diagnosed with COVID-19, or has been to a US “hot spot” state within the last 14 days, for the public safety to remain at home. GSWA will continue to monitor NJ state guidelines, and review and revise these protocols as necessary.
Please register in advance! Reduce the lines, and reduce contact with our staff and volunteers. It’s a win-win!