FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW MUCH IS ADMISSION TO "DAWN AND ON?"
Admission is $10. Children under 12 are free but will only allowed on the North Shore Inn property until 8PM. From 8PM to Midnight the event will be 21+. All adults will require a valid ID.
WHERE CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS?
Tickets will be available at the gate and select pre-sale locations. Pre-sale locations will be announced very soon.
IS "DAWN AND ON" A CAMPING FESTIVAL?
Sorry, no onsite camping is available. There are several nearby hotels by the Quad Cities Airport.
ARE COOLERS ALLOWED INTO THE FESTIVAL?
Sorry no coolers will be allowed through the main entrance. A huge variety of beverages will be available for purchase throughout the day.
WHERE SHOULD WE PARK?
Limited parking will be available in the North Shore Inn parking lots and surrounding neighborhood roads. Parking can be very tight, especially in the evening so we strongly encourage all attendees to carpool, Uber, Lyft, etc.
Extra attention will be paid to the parking situation this year so stay tuned for announcements involving parking alternatives.
ARE PETS ALLOWED?
Sorry, please leave the pups at home for this one.
CAN WE BRING CHAIRS?
Yes, it is good to sit down from time to time. But please remember that a lot of festival folks like to dance, so we would advise placing your chairs accordingly.
WHAT TYPE OF FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE?
As always, there will be a variety of food options to fit all appetites. We will provide more info on specific food vendors when available.
Hell yes we do. North Shore Inn offers a fully stocked bar of domestic, craft and imported beer including outside drafts of some of your Bent River favorites. Trust us, you will not go thirsty.
JC BROOKS BAND | FOX CROSSING STRINGBAND | STILL SHINE | CONDOR & JAYBIRD
BEES | JENNY LYNN STACY & THE DIRTY ROOSTERS
NOON-MIDNIGHT, GATES OPEN AT 11AM
$10 AT GATE | 21+ AFTER 8PM
JENNY LYNN STACY AND THE DIRTY ROOSTERS
THE BIG WU
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
FOX CROSSING STRINGBAND
JC BROOKS BAND
FAMILY GROOVE COMPANY
The Dawn is excited to invite you to our fourth annual "Dawn and On" Music Festival, taking place on July 7th, 2018. DAO will once again be held at the beautiful Len Brown's North Shore Inn in Moline, IL.
Dawn and On is a one-day festival held outside on the banks of the Rock River. In addition to to a full-day of music on the river, Dawn and On will feature local food and craft vendors, a full bar including local craft beer and surprises throughout the day.
As per tradition, a Friday Night pre-party will also be held at Bent River Brewing Company in neighboring Rock Island, IL. More details on the pre-party will be announced in the coming weeks.
We are thrilled to be back at North Shore Inn and equally as excited about this year's talent lineup. Mark this date on your calendar because it is sure to be some of the most fun you will have this summer.
We are also very pleased to announce that a portion of every ticket sold to DAO2018 will benefit theIL Quad Cities Chapter of The American Foundation of Suicide Prevention.
Keep with all Dawn and On news and announcements by RSVPing on our Facebook Event Page.
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