Frequently asked questions
TD-Newmarket Music Festival Three fabulous days on multiple stages at Riverwalk Commons – August 24 – 26 Rain or Shine: We’ve Got you Covered!
The 2018 TD-Newmarket Music Festival will be held at Riverwalk Commons 200 Doug Duncan Drive L3Y 6T5)
There is over 2000 free parking spots are available at the Ray Twinney Complex. Free parking is also available at the Upper Canada Mall (NW parking lot by the Bay), which is a short walk away from RTC.
Yes! The events will take place Riverwalk Commons Cachet Restaurant Market Brewery . Seize the summer with NMF Concert Series
1. Starting July – August every Thursday (Riverwalk) Friday (Market Brewery) Saturday Cachet Restaurant Street (details coming soon)
Both events will feature live entertainment. Click here for more information.
No, seats are assigned on a first come first serve basis. . Patrons are welcome to stand, sit on the ground or bring a lawn chair or blanket for your personal comfort. Small sun umbrellas are also permitted.
August 24 -26 ,the festival will take place outdoor Riverwalk Commons. Free events will be indoor/outdoor at Cachet Restaurant & Market Brewery
At 5:30pm – 12 pm on Friday – Saturday noon – 12pm and Sunday noon – 10pm
Advance tickets are online available $20 Friday $5 Saturday $10 Sunday $10 Kids Under 12 FREE!
There are Two stages: St Kitts Stage, and TD Stage.
Both Stages are located side by side in Riverwalk Commons. Continuous music.
Yes. This event is for all ages. Children under the age of 12 gain free entry (during day the day event/programming), and must be accompanied by an adult at all times. There is no baby-sitting at the festival. During the festival, there are many activities for children. Please refer to the Creative Kids Zone page for more info. The Kids Zone is located in Lions Hall.
Evening shows after 9pm are NOT recommended for children. The kids free event entry DOES NOT include concerts held after 9pm.
No. You can purchase alcohol inside of the event, but you are not allowed to bring alcohol into the event. Security guards will be checking at the gates. Your bag will be checked, so please do not try to sneak any alcohol through the gate. If alcohol is found, it will be confiscated.
Yes. Beer and wine will be for sale at the concert to of-age patrons (19+ years old). Craft Beer (Market Brewery – Arch Brewery) with great selection of Crafts beer. Wrist bands will be provided to of-age patrons; valid photo ID will be required for identification of legal age. Driver’s License, Ontario Photo Card and Passport are accepted, Health Cards are not accepted. The TD-Newmarket Music Festival committee and its partners reserve the right to check and re-check any person’s identification at any time throughout the concert.
Yes. Food trucks will be on-site selling a variety of food and drinks. Items such as BBQ hamburgers and cold non-alcoholic drinks (pop and water) will be available for purchase.
Yes. Shirts and shoes are required. Sunscreen and hats are recommended.
Yes. The organizers of the TD-Newmarket Music Festival want to provide a safe and friendly environment for everyone to enjoy the music. York Regional Police Officers (Paid Duty), York Region Police auxiliary officers, and several Security Officers will be on-site to assist in the overall safety of the event. St. John Ambulance will be onsite as well as Emergency Communications and York Region Amateur Radio Operators.
Yes. Several portable washrooms in Lions Hall and other locations in park.
Yes. There are accessible parking spots located at Riverwalk Commons. There are no stairs or levels to prohibit entry as the concert is ground level. Inside Riverwalk and Lions Hall, don’t need reserved seating for persons with special needs. Volunteers can assist anyone at the gate with a specific requirement so please ask for help if needed. There will be a designated accessible washroom on-site.
No. Rain or Shine we have you covered at the Riverwalk Commons & Lions Hall location so TD-Newmarket Music Festival will occur rain or shine. There are no refunds due to inclement weather. We suggest you join us whether or not the weather cooperates as we can accommodate up to 1500 patrons inside Lions Hall. Visit website for details
No. If you are unable to attend for any reason, please feel free to pass your pre-purchased ticket(s) to a friend or family member.
No! Tickets purchase for 3 days cannot be upgraded 1 ticket is an all day entry.