What time do things start each day?

On Thursday, August 10th our Main Gates & Box Office will open at 4pm. On Friday August 11th and Saturday August 12th our Main Gates & Box Office will open each evening at 5:30 p.m. Our shows are set to start at 6:30 p.m. on all three nights.

What’s the exact address of Rock the Fiddle 2023?

How much do tickets cost?

Limited ‘Early Bird’ weekend passes will be available for purchase, beginning this Friday, May 26 at 10 a.m. to Sunday, May 28 at 12 noon (or until they sell out). Early bird weekend passes are $140 plus applicable service fee & tax. Regular priced weekend passes and general admission day passes will go on sale on Sunday, May 28 at 12 noon. Regular priced weekend passes are $170 plus applicable service fee & tax and general admission day passes are $70 plus applicable service fee & tax.

Where can I buy tickets?

Will I be able to buy tickets at the gate?

Yes. If venue space allows we will be selling Day Pass Tickets, VIP Day Pass Tickets, Weekend Passes and VIP Weekend Passes at the gate. The box office will open with the gate opening each night at 5:30pm. Purchases will be available for those using cash, debit and major credit cards.

Am I able to upgrade general passes to VIP passes?

Is there a limited to the number of tickets I can purchase?

The total amount of tickets purchased by any one person has been limited to 20 tickets.

What ages are eligible to attend Rock the Fiddle 2023?

This is an all-ages event with a licensed 19+ area. Little fans under 3 are FREE!

Will we be able to buy adult beverages on site?

Yes! Alcoholic beverages are available for purchase. All guests will be required to show valid photo ID to purchase alcohol. Guests are NOT permitted to bring in alcoholic beverages from outside and may NOT leave with alcohol purchased inside. Management reserves the right to refuse the sale of alcohol to any guest. Venue staff is trained in responsible alcohol service management.

Will there be seating?

The general concert area will not have seating, however, if you wish to bring a camping/lawn chair you may do so. Please be advised guests are not permitted to bring chairs into the VIP section as seating will be provided.

What happens if it rains?

Can I bring a bag in with me?

What’s the policy on food and beverage?

Am I able to take pictures during the event?

Small point & shoot cameras will be permitted into the Venue. You must refrain from using a flash during the performance. Taking photos with flash during events is distracting not only to the performers but your fellow patrons as well. Video cameras/recorders are strictly prohibited. This policy will be strictly enforced. For concert events, this policy is at the discretion of the artist.

Will there be security on site?

Yes. The staff has been trained to intervene when deemed necessary and to use their best discretion to help ensure that guests who ignore the Code of Conduct do not interfere with other guests’ ability to enjoy an event. Guests who violate the Code of Conduct may be subject to ejection without refund and, to the extent their conduct constitutes a violation of law, may be subject to arrest. We thank you for your cooperation.

Will I be able to exchange or refund my tickets?

All tickets are final sale and cannot be exchanged or refunded. In the case of an event cancellation without a rescheduled date, a full refund will be automatically issued to each patron on the credit card used to purchase. By purchasing a ticket to this event, you agree to this purchase policy. Before purchasing your tickets, we urge you to confirm the title, time and location of the event. 

What’s the policy on re-entry at Rock the Fiddle?

All exits are final. Guests are not permitted to leave an event and then re-enter the same event. For all events at The Sydney Ports (Rock the Fiddle) , all exits are final, even for guests who smoke. Guests are not permitted to leave an event and then re-enter the same event. However, on rare occasions, this policy may differ and will be printed directly on the ticket.


NO Animals (other than service animals assisting those with disabilities.) NO Laser pens. NO Poster/ signs larger than 8.5 x 11. NO Banners. NO Umbrellas. NO Balloons. NO Beach Balls. NO Hoverboards. NO Cameras with detachable lenses. NO GoPro or video cameras. NO Selfie Stick, tripods, monopods or pods of any kind. NO Noisemakers, Bullhorns, Air Horns, Vuvuzelas. NO Audio recording devices. NO Totem (Less than 6 feet tall, and less than a 1/2 inch thick. Must be made of light material: swim noodles, foam type material, cardboard tubes, fabric, light plastic, balloons and/or blow up items.) NO backpacks. NO Outside food or drinks, including water (Foods and drinks will be sold inside the venue.) NO Outside alcohol (alcohol will be sold in venue.) NO Glass. NO Kegs. NO Weapons (includes chains, pocket & utility knives.) NO Drones. NO Fireworks, pyrotechnics, flare. NO Illegal Substances of any kind.