Burlington’s Waterfront Park is located at
1 Lake Street, Burlington, Vermont 05401
Doors : Saturday at 3 PM // Sunday at 2 PM. Box office will open at 11 AM each day. Festival is rain or shine.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to set up an interview or are inquiring about attending the festival as a member of the media.
Children 12 & under free. No glass, alcohol, outside food or beverage, coolers, blankets or pets. All times, dates, acts, and ticket prices subject to change without notice.
No professional cameras or anything with a detachable lens will be allowed on the festival grounds. No professional video cameras are allowed.
Food and Beverages will be available for sale on the festival grounds. Beer & wine will be for sale; be sure to bring a valid ID. Outside food and beverage will not be allowed onto the festival grounds, except for factory-sealed bottles of water. Grand Point Local returns again providing a tasty assortment of local food options. There will be an ATM on site for your convenience.
For the sixth year in a row, Grand Point North is proud to offer Grand Point Local, a collection of local restaurants and local food products for sale, curated by The Skinny Pancake. Grand Point Local was created to celebrate local food by highlighting some of Vermont’s best purveyors. This year’s participants will be announced later this summer.
Grand Point Weird, the art installation on the festival grounds, will be curated once again by Grace’s sister, Charlotte Potter, who is the glass-studio manager and program director of the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, VA. Stay tuned for additional details about this year’s project.
Courtyard by Marriott On the waterfront across from the festival site. 802-864-4700.
*Official Hotel Partner of Grand Point North*
Hotel Vermont Short walk from the festival site. 855-650-0080.
Hilton Hotel On the Waterfront across from the festival site. 802-658-6500.
Hilton Garden Inn Walking distance to festival site. 802-951-0099.
Best Western Windjammer 802-863-1125. Williston Road.
Sheraton Burlington Hotel 802-865-6600. Williston Road.
Comfort Suites 802-860-1112. Shelburne Road.
Holiday Inn Express 802-860-6000. Shelburne Road.
DoubleTree by Hilton 802-658-0250. Williston Road.
While Grand Point North is not a camping festival, Burlington’s North Beach Campground is only 1.5 miles north of Waterfront Park and accessible via the Burlington Bike Path or by vehicle. The campground has restrooms, showers, 29 full hook-ups, 39 electric and water hook-ups, and 69 tent sites. Tent and RV sites are available May through mid-October. Please call (802) 862-0942 for details and reservations;
Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.
During Grand Point North 2016, the section of the Waterfront Bike Path between North Beach Campground and the Skate Park will be closed and will remain so until the end of November. Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront is providing a detour from Institute Rd. to North Avenue to Depot Street and down to the Bike Path at Waterfront Park. Please see additional information about the closure, maps, etc. here: https://enjoyburlington.com/burlington-greenway-project/
Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront is sorry for any inconvenience. When you return for Grand Point North 2017, your entire ride from North Beach Campground to Waterfront Path will be beautiful, brand new bike path. Thank you for your patience!
Green Cab: 802-864-2424
Quik Cab: 802-658-2299
The Church Street Marketplace is just a ten minute walk from the festival site. It is a National Register Historic District and has been named one of the Great Public Spaces in America for its historic buildings, thriving retail trade, carefully maintained streets and walkways, and strong community support. – See more at: http://www.churchstmarketplace.com.
Some great local spots include:
Skinny Pancake Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
American Flatbread Lunch & Dinner
Duino Duende Lunch & Dinner
Farmhouse Tap & Grill Lunch & Dinner
Hen of the Wood Dinner
Henry’s Diner Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Leunings Bistro Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Penny Cluse Cafe Breakfast & Brunch
Other great spots nearby:
Don’t forget to pick up
Seven Days while visiting our area for a full list of cultural happenings!