FAQs for Fortify music fest

Saturday, August 10, 2019

1:00 – 9:00 PM at Fort DuPont

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WHEN IS THE FESTIVAL?

Fortify Music Festival will be held Saturday, August 10 2019. Event hours are 1:00 to 9:00 pm, gates open at Noon.

When you enter the parade grounds, you must show your ticket. You can either print your ticket or download the Eventbrite app and show your mobile ticket. Both options are available from your ticket confirmation email

WHEN IS THE FESTIVAL?

Fortify Music Festival will be held Saturday, August 10 2019. Event hours are 1:00 to 9:00 pm, gates open at Noon.

When you enter the parade grounds, you must show your ticket. You can either print your ticket or download the Eventbrite app and show your mobile ticket. Both options are available from your ticket confirmation email

WHEN IS THE FESTIVAL?

Fortify Music Festival will be held Saturday, August 10 2019. Event hours are 1:00 to 9:00 pm, gates open at Noon.

When you enter the parade grounds, you must show your ticket. You can either print your ticket or download the Eventbrite app and show your mobile ticket. Both options are available from your ticket confirmation email

DIRECTIONS TO FORT DUPONT

From Wilmington take I-95 south to DE Route 1 south toward Dover. Take exit 152 for Delaware City and Route 72. Turn left on Route 72 and follow into Delaware City. Go through the traffic light at Clinton Street and continue over the Branch Canal Bridge. Take your first left, which will put you onto Old Elm Ave and into Fort DuPont.

From Dover take DE Route 1 north to exit 152 for Delaware City and Route 72. Turn left on Route 72 and follow into Delaware City. Go through the traffic light at Clinton Street and continue over the Branch Canal Bridge. Take your first left, which will put you onto Old Elm Ave and into Fort DuPont.

WHAT TO PACK?

A chair or blanket – so you can set up your area in comfort and enjoy the festivities

Pop up tent – there will be designated space for tents

Festival ticket

ID card

Rain gear – just in case.

Bug spray – pests love fests!

Sunscreen – although late September is as beautiful time of year. Being outside for the majority of the day can expose you to unwanted UV rays.

A hat for shade

Sunglasses

WILL THERE BE FOOD AND BEVERAGES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE?

Yes! There will be a wide variety of culinary offerings from multiple food trucks as well as local craft beers from the beer garden. Additional alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available purchase as well.

WILL THERE BE ATMs AVAILABLE?

Yes. If you need cash, ATMs can be found at Fortify.

ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED AT THE FESTIVAL?

Yes, families are welcome at Fortify Fest. It will be a fun day for all ages. Children under the age of 12 are free to attend!

IS THERE A MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT?

Fortify is an all ages event.

WHAT CAN / CAN'T I BRING?

NO Alcohol (available for purchase)

YES sealed water bottles

NO outside food/beverages (with the exception of sealed water bottles)

YES Point and shoot cameras / cameras with detachable lens less than 2” long

NO Glass

NO Weapons

NO Drones

NO Fireworks

NO Illegal Substances

NO Bicycles or any other 2-wheeled transportation device

NO Professional cameras (with detachable lenses longer than 2” long)

NO Pets (even really, really tiny ones)

NO Laser pens or similar focused light device

NO Vending (sharing, yes. Selling, no)

CAN I DRIVE MY CAR IN AND PARK?

Yes, Fortify Fest has on-site parking with an easy walk to the stage area. The parking area will open Saturday, September 29 at Noon.

EXIT & RE-ENTRY

You may leave and re-enter the event grounds on foot at any time and as often as you like. In order to re-enter, you must have your ticket.

Contact us

 

260 Old Elm Ave
Delaware City, DE 19706
302.838.7374
DIRECTIONS TO FORT DUPONT

From Wilmington take I-95 south to DE Route 1 south toward Dover.  Take exit 152 for Delaware City and Route 72.  Turn left on Route 72 and follow into Delaware City.  Go through the traffic light at Clinton Street and continue over the Branch Canal Bridge.  Take your first left, which will put you onto Old Elm Ave and into Fort DuPont. 

From Dover take DE Route 1 north to exit 152 for Delaware City and Route 72.  Turn left on Route 72 and follow into Delaware City.  Go through the traffic light at Clinton Street and continue over the Branch Canal Bridge.  Take your first left, which will put you onto Old Elm Ave and into Fort DuPont.