October 8th - 10th, 2021
The Wander Down Music Festival is held at the Touch of Nature Environmental Center in Makanda, Illinois at 1206 Touch of Nature Rd, Makanda, IL 62958
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The Wander Down is hosted by The Way Down Wanderers who play multiple sets throughout the weekend. Additional National touring acts with a roots, Americana and bluegrass focus will perform on the beautiful lake stage as well as the main stage, located at the heart of the festival grounds. Music will be relocated to Indoor stages in the event of inclement weather.
At the Wander Down, you have many lodging choices from car camping, to on-site RV camping (NEW!) to bunkhouses to cabins to hotel rooms. Please purchase your weekend pass, and then contact Touch of Nature directly, to book your accommodations. PLEASE NOTE: many of these lodging options will sell out quickly.
Touch of Nature’s professional catering team will be providing delicious, affordable, and healthy food for your consumption in beautiful Freeberg Dining Hall. Vegetarian and Vegan options will be available. They will also be offering excellent coffee, snacks, and vending festival food outside of meal times. Meals are not included in your festival ticket but can be purchased on site. Check back closer to festival dates for selection and pricing.
Touch of Nature follows SIU’s Alcohol Liquor Management Policy. In order to ensure a safe and enjoyable weekend no outside alcohol will be allowed in the main festival grounds. Note: lodging customers 21 and older are allowed to have alcoholic beverages ONLY in their assigned lodging quarters. In order to accommodate this policy Touch of Nature will be providing a bar with a wide variety of alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages at an affordable price. Check back closer to festival dates for selection and pricing.
We are sorry to say that Touch of Nature is not equipped for dogs, because many of our activities are held indoors. However, if you have a service dog, please contact us directly so we can make arrangements with you.