Brunswick Weekend Details

Last minute updates: 
Wed 3pm: Cuch is setting up now. Neal is there too. 
Wed 4pm: Cabins had been put on trucks for possible evacution but they are now installed. 
Wed 4pm: No kayak rentals this weekend due to heightened river level. 
Wed 5pm: We had an RV cancellation. Contact us if you want to reserve an RV site now. 
Wed 6pm: Severe thunderstorms in Brunswick. Flood warning till midnight. 
Wed 7pm: Cuch's RV floating down river. Cuch prepared with extra beer in fridge. 
Wed 11pm: Cuch's RV rescued in DC. Returned to campground by Maryland state troopers.
Thur 6pm: The weather prediction says rain Thursday then a sunny weekend. 
Thur 7am: The coffee pot and donation box are set up and open for business.
Thur 3pm: The festival is off to a slow start. Jason+Cuch+Harold are hunkered down in steady rain.
Thur 5pm: Still raining but the nutty musicians are showing up anyway. 
Thur 10pm: Pretty good jam at A20 till Jason broke a string. 
Fri 5am: What's up? It isn't raining! 
Fri noon: CAMPGROUND EVACUATION!! The festival is moving.
34266 Williams Gap Rd, Round Hill, VA 20141
Fri 5pm: The pasta is in the pot. Pasta will be served at 6pm at B Chord Brewery.
Fri 10pm: One big jam at B Chord had about 30 players. Thanks Tony for mowing the field.
Sat 8am: Beautiful sunrise at B Chord. We have bathrooms and wifi. Come for jams tonight.
Sat 5pm: The Saturday potluck dinner is about to start. The turnout is huge. Jams all over the place.
Sat 7pm: Well that was a fantastic potluck dinner. Thanks to everyone who contributed food.
Sat 11pm: Going to bed after three great jams.
Sun 8am: Most cars are gone but many tents and campers remain. We'll make some coffee and clean up.
Sun noon: The morning jams were treated to eggs, bacon, sausage, and doughnuts -- cooked hot.

 Pavilions 2 and 3. Potomac River boat launch. Campground entrance from towpath.


Brunswick Family Campground:
  • Bikes and kayaks for rent.
  • Ice and wood for sale.
  • Showers in the bathhouse.
  • C & O Canal hiking trail.
  • Potomac River boat launch.
  • Staff on site 24 hr/day.
  • Small parking lot near entrance.
  • Large parking lot at north end.
Download the PDF Download the PDFSee campground web page

2018 Schedule:

  • Start Thursday 5pm 9/27.
  • Coffee every day. 
  • Friday 6pm Pasta Dinner.
  • Saturday 2pm Song Workshop.
  • Saturday 5pm Pot Luck Dinner (come 15 minutes early to setup).
  • End Sunday noon 9/30.

Camping plans:
  • Tent with us for free in the Sherwood or Potomac areas.
  • Or rent your own campsite.
Vans, campers, and RVs:
  • Vehicle camping is allowed in either of two parking areas.
  • We have sites for RV, camper, or trailer. Contact us to get one!

Rules & Regulations:
  • 11pm Quiet Time. We can move into cabins at that time. Don't play louder than the trains. Be respectful of non-festival campers. 
  • Brunswick Police patrol the park and there is an all-night security guard at the entrance.
  • Alcohol is not permitted outside of one's campsite.
  • Do not drive on the grass.
  • 3pm checkin, 11am checkout.

  • Do not pay admission if you are asked for it. Get your music festival wristband from us.
  • We pre-paid for tent camping in the Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest areas, plus Potomac Field on Saturday. You may tent with us for free.
  • Contact us if you want your own tent site or RV site. 
  • There is no festival admission fee but we would appreciate donations to recover costs. Suggested: $20 per adult for the whole weekend. Suggested: $10 per adult for one day.