The Coloma-Lotus River Valley is a magical place, rich in history, beautiful scenery and places to explore all thanks to the South Fork of the American River. It’s the perfect place for a Music Festival Camping Experience.
As a Camping Ticket Buyer you have three beautiful riverfront campgrounds to choose from (American River Resort, Camp Lotus and EarthTrek Expeditions), and your festival camping ticket purchase includes Friday-Sunday night camping + admittance to ALL music performances (see schedule) + all shuttles.
Check-in at all campgrounds begins Friday morning @ 9:00 a.m. and checkout is Monday morning @ 11a.m. All camp spots are first come first serve open space camping (any open space is fair ground). Each campground has its own live music performances (see schedule). Shuttle loops run Fri/Sat/Sun night from all campgrounds to all evening venues, and all day to the main stage. The shuttle schedules are posted at each campground.
Join us for Friday afternoon’s River Walk with music by Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum. The walk is mostly level, has beautiful views of the river and a secluded swimming hole. Your campground host will have directions. Walk departs at 2:00 pm from the Greenwood Creek River Access Parking Lot.
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Here are your festival campground choices!
American River Resort
6019 New River Road
Coloma, CA 95613
American River Resort is situated on 33 shady acres at the famous troublemaker rapid, and features ½ mile of riverfront camping, a general store, a beer and wine bar, swimming pool, hot showers, clean bathrooms and a terrific event center where their festival music happens. A BBQ dinner service can be purchased on Friday and Saturday nights. ARR has cabins and RV hookups. All folks staying at American River Resort whether camping, in an RV or Cabin must have an ARR Festival Camping Ticket. All RV hook-up sites are SOLD OUT with a few RV “dry” spots still available. For alternative RV fest locations call our office for the best options @ 530.622.6044
5461 Bassi Road
Lotus, CA 95651
Camp Lotus sits on 23 shady riverfront acres and has been owned and operated by one amazing family for 40 years. Camp Lotus has large lawn areas, a general store with a deli, a volleyball court, hot showers and clean bathrooms. There are Cabins, RV hookups and a Tee Pee for upgraded lodging. All folks staying at Camp Lotus whether camping, in an RV, Cabin or Tee Pee must have a Camp Lotus Festival Camping Ticket. All RV hook-up sites are SOLD OUT with a few RV “dry” spots still available. For alternative RV fest locations call our office for the best options @ 530.622.6044
7308 State Highway 49
Lotus, CA 95651
EarthTrek is a shady, great vibe riverfront campground, and is centrally located for the festival. A highlight of the ET festival ticket includes their terrific meal service (Friday/Saturday dinner and Saturday/Sunday breakfast). The campground has hot showers and clean bathrooms. ET has been a family owned labor of love for over 35 years. They offer luxury tent cabins as an upgrade. All folks staying at EarthTrek whether camping or staying in a tent cabin, must have an ET Festival Camping Ticket.