Around The Fest


Special activations for our VIP peeps including:
  • Beauty Bar (braids, buns, curls, glitter, temporary color spray)
  • Barber
  • Massages
  • Gaming Truck
  • Hammocks
  • Hookah
  • Ball Pit Photo Booth
  • Live Painters
  • Lawn Games
  • Wonderpuff Cotton Candy
  • Sno Cones*
  • Refresh Station*
  • Selfie Station*
  • Charging Stations*
*Denotes MVP VIP only

Food & Drink

Featured food vendors around the fest! Special mentions to our vendors from the Carolinas!
  • Qspresso*
  • Excaliburger
  • Bella's Hot Dogs*
  • Funnel Queens*
  • Keep On Shuckin'*
  • The Heights*
  • Party in a Pita*
  • Fresh Local Ice Cream*
  • Ward's Steak & Cheese*
  • Jolly's Catering*
  • San Matteo Pizza
  • Cool Breezes*
  • Nader's Events
  • OPA's Finest
  • Sweet Dreams Boutique Bakery
  • West Coast Events
  • Sea Breezes Italian Ice*
  • Caribbean Kicker*
  • R&B Grill*
  • Fatboys Kitchen*
  • Oak City Fish & Chips*
  • Hebros Kitchen
  • Tica's Tacos
  • Free Birds Vegan Bakery
  • Banh Mi Ha Long*
  • Big C Waffles*
  • Baton Rouge Cuisine*
  • I Really Mean It*
  • The Shrimp Truck*
*Denotes food vendor is from North Carolina

Festival Marketplace

A curated space for merch and art vendors featuring Mini Hip Hop Museum, jewelry from Semplice Designs, paintings from The Black Onion, and more. Full list below:
  • Oak City Cannabis
  • Adornments by Anousone
  • See Why Designs
  • Taji Natural Hair Styling
  • Loclife Oasis
  • Bishops Cut & Color
  • Mini Hip Hop Museum
  • Some Art by Pat
  • Good Trip Inc
  • Camryn's Creations
  • Semplice Designs
  • Miriam Ximil Art
  • The Black Onion
  • YUM Productions, LLC
  • Creative Medicine: Healing Through Words, LLC


Witness the live creation of painted murals and art installations from our featured artists!
  • Paul Garson @paulgarson13
  • Soupe @souplaws
  • Candi Rose @artbycandirose
  • NCSU - College of Design
  • Britt Flood @B.L.Flood


Dreamville Fest is proud to benefit the Dreamville Foundation and Dix Park Conservancy. Be sure to stop by these non-profit organizations on-site.
  • Dreamville Foundation
  • Dorthea Dix Park Conservancy
  • Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
  • Find-A-Friend
  • A Better Choice Youth Program