Sugar Creek Music Festival


Mountain Sprout • The Driftaways • Evanoff • Alabaster • Chromophonic • Porch Fire

Stone Sugar Shakedown • Bongo Pablo Soopa Jam • One Way Traffic • Justus & The Experience

Bongo Jak vs the Loop Machine

Ticket pre-sales have ended!

You can purchase a weekend pass at the gate for $70 starting @ 4 PM September 12th 2019. Day passes will also be sold for $40 on Saturday. Please forward any questions to our Facebook page via Messenger. Thank you!


Here It is Folks! The 6th Annual Sugar Creek Music Festival is right around the corner and we can’t wait to see everyone back together for all of the fun and festivities that we have planned for this year!

It will be held September 12-14 2019 in Benton, Illinois at the beautiful Camp Manitowa. There will be music playing Thursday, Friday, and Saturday as well as many other various activities to enjoy.

The weekend will be filled with many phenomenal musical acts, live artists, a super jam stage, vendors of all sorts, delicious food, fire performers, yoga, flow arts workshops, kayaks, canoes, a rock wall, free showers, restrooms, camping and so much more. We also have cabins and yurts available to rent. You can contact Dan Grabel with Camp Manitowa @ 314-375-6766 if you are interested in renting a cabin or yurt.


All RVs must purchase there pass before the event. We are very low on space to park RV’s so we are charging $100 for a place to park. This space does not include water or electricity. You are welcome to use a generator. RV Passes will sell out!


If you are interested in vending at Sugar Creek Music Festival please contact us via our website or Facebook with all of your information and what you have to offer the festival.


  • 18+ Unless Accompanied by Legal Guardian
  • No Weapons
  • No Pets
  • No Underage Drinking
  • No Fireworks
  • No Illicit Substances
  • No Exposed Fires
  • No Bad Attitudes
  • No Swimming
  • No ATVs or Motorized Vehicles Cruising on Premises
  • No Unauthorized Vending
  • No Camping by Vehicles in Parking Lot
  • Everyone Must Leave by 1 PM Sunday September 16th


Camp Manitowa

Camp Manitowa, located near Benton, Illinois, is 90 minutes from St. Louis, Missouri and sits on 40 beautiful acres nestled between 40-acre Lake Hamilton and 19,000-acre Rend Lake.