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The Barefoot Country Music Festival is back!

Get ready for a foot-stompin' good time in the sun and sand at The Barefoot Country Music Festival this summer in Wildwood New Jersey! With performances by some of the biggest names in country music, this is one event you don't want to miss from June 15-18, 2023.

Everything you need to know about the Festival.

Located in the picturesque Wildwood, NJ, where The Jersey Shore meets country music, Barefoot Country Music Fest™ (BCMF) displays an irreplaceable experience.  The Barefoot Country Music Fest (BCMF) is an exciting four-day event that brings together some of the biggest names in country music. On June 15-18, 2023, Wildwood, New Jersey, will be transformed into a musical paradise as fans have the opportunity to enjoy soaring vocals and master guitar solos from ACM's New Male Artist of the Year Riley Green, Blake Shelton, Kid Rock, Darius Rucker, Jon Pardi, Parker McCollum and Michael Ray on the Miller Lite Main Stage. With 40+ additional mainstream and up-and-coming artists performing, BCMF is sure to be an unforgettable experience for all who attend. Don't miss this unrivaled mix of talent performing over the four days; grab your ticket now before it's too late.

BCMF 101:


4 Day Fest | June 15-18, 2023 | Gates open Thursday at 6:00 pm and Friday – Sunday at 1:00 pm. Gates close at 11:30 pm each night.


3601 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260 / Located on the beach between the two Morey’s Piers.

Drop-Off Location for Ride Shares
Wildwood Boardwalk Sign | 3505 Atlantic Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260


The Northeast’s largest 4-day outdoor country music fest on one of the best beaches in the world!


The event features 40+ more of the industry’s biggest stars, national recording artists, and up-and-coming talent! See full line up here.


Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here with a variety of VIP options while they last. Payment plan options are also available.


The BCMF Will Call office will be at the Wildwood Festival Center, located at 3601 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260. Click here for additional information about the will call office.


  • You can use your wristband to pay for all your onsite expenses. You can also pay by credit card or cash.
  • Wristbands will be mailed to the address on file from your initial ticket purchase 3-4 weeks prior to the festival. Those who receive their wristband in the mail prior to the event are urged to register their wristbands prior to the festival to avoid long lines.


Tons of fun, free entertainment. Live music across five unique stages.


The festival site has limited accessibility for ADA. Availability in the ADA section is provided on a first come, first serve basis and is limited.  The site map will denote entrances and exits. If you have any questions or concerns, email


Click here to a current description of all BCMF Rules and Polices.

How To Enjoy The Best Barefoot Country Music Festival
Nothing says summer quite like the annual Barefoot Country Music Festival! For one weekend each year, music lovers from all over come together to enjoy some of the country's top performers. This year promises to be bigger and better than ever, featuring stars ranging from blockbuster singers to local favorites. Get ready for the toe-tapping tunes you won't want to miss out on at this unforgettable festival.
A Day Full Of Fun

The Barefoot Country Music Festival isn't just about hearing fantastic music; it offers a variety of activities that will keep visitors entertained throughout the day. From line dancing lessons and mechanical bull riding to storytellers and much more, there is something for everyone! Additionally, food vendors serve up delicious snacks and drinks all day long, so no one goes hungry while they get their groove on.

An Exciting Lineup
The list of performers at this year's festival features musical superstars as well as emerging talents coming up in the scene. Be sure to check out the full schedule if you don't want to miss any of these incredible performances.
Don't Forget To Dress Up
No country music experience is complete without some fancy western wear. Put on your best cowboy hat and break out your fanciest boots with buckles—it's time to get into character for an amazing party! Whether it's a full costume or just a few subtle western accessories, fans are encouraged to dress their best in order to look their most authentic at the event.

Enjoy A Weekend Of Memories

From the moment you arrive at The Best Barefoot Country Music Festival Around until the last song plays late into the night, this weekend promises memories that will last forever! With such an astonishing lineup of talent, along with all sorts of activities available throughout the day, no one will go home disappointed. Come join us in celebrating great music with lots of laughs because good times await at this unforgettable event.

About Wildwood, NJ:

Wildwood, NJ is the southern-most barrier island in New Jersey and has been recognized as the #1 family vacation destination at the Jersey Shore for decades. Our visitors enjoy 5-miles of clean, wide, free beaches, voted ‘Best Beaches in New Jersey’, an exciting 2.5-mile Boardwalk with 3-amusement piers with over 100-rides and attractions, 3-beachfront waterparks, shops, arcades, carnival games and more eateries than the Mall of America, and the most events, festivals and concerts at the Jersey Shore. And with over 8,000 hotel rooms and 3,000 vacation rentals to choose from plus great restaurants, pubs and nightclubs, it’s no wonder over 9-million visitors each year consider the Wildwoods the best family vacation value at the Jersey Shore.

About Southern Entertainment:
Southern Entertainment ensures a memorable experience every time. With over 500 unique events across the United States and renowned artists, they strive to leave each guest impressed and satisfied. They have a full-service event and production company capable of assisting with planning, marketing, and executing any type of live music event. Southern Entertainment shows its commitment to excellence by putting its guests first, providing each one with a night to remember, no matter their location or star-studded lineup. Experience the unforgettable for yourself and choose Southern Entertainment for your event needs.

Final Thoughts:
Looking for the perfect summer festival to enjoy some great country music? Look no further than The Best Barefoot Country Music Festival Around! With a fantastic lineup of performers and tons of fun activities, this event is sure to be an unforgettable experience. So don your best cowboy hat and get ready for a weekend full of memories with friends and family at this amazing festival.

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