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Once again we have ALL the good information of the ever popular High Water Festival in South Carolina, that sells out every year. We work VERY HARD to collaborate with 200 festivals nationwide every year, and this one is nothing short of wonderful.

Check out the Newest Additions to the VIP Experience

High Water is back and better than ever! Learn more about this year’s improvements below.

VIP Viewing Areas: An additional VIP viewing area has been added by the main stage.

Food Options: Exclusive food options will be available for VIP ticket holders.

BlanketsTo enhance the experience for all fans, VIP viewing areas and the area in front of the soundboard will be standing (or dancing!) only in 2019. Patrons are still invited to bring blankets, however they will only be allowed for use in the areas behind each stage’s soundboard. Signage will be present to help locate blanket-friendly areas.

Explore our Experience Add-ons

From oyster shucking to five-star dining, High Water has it all! Explore our experience add-ons to enhance your High Water weekend. Click HERE to learn more about Low Tide Social, Oyster Education Classes, and Pass the Peas.

Once you add a weekend pass to your cart, you will have the option to add Low Tide Social tickets and Oyster Education Classes. Pass the Peas tickets will be available for purchase at a later date.

** Keep in mind in order to enjoy these experiences, you must have either a GA or VIP weekend pass. 


HERE is a complete list of hotels associated with this event, now folks a portion of your hotel fees go to their charities.


Public On-sale Begins Thursday at 10 AM EST

Join us for 2 glorious days on the Riverfront! 

The dates are set and the 2019 lineup is out! The only thing standing between you and High Water 2019 are tickets. Let’s take care of that! High Water’s public on-sale begins TOMORROW, November 15 at 10AM EST. Grab GAand VIP weekend passes to secure your spot on the Riverfront! Low Tide Social tickets and Oyster Education Classes will also be on sale.Before on-sale begins, here are some tips to ensure your purchase process runs smoothly. Also, click the calendar buttons below to set a reminder for when on-sale begins. Time is of the essence!

  • Where do I buy tickets? Visit High Water’s ticket page here to purchase tickets. Additionally, a ticket link will be sent Thursday morning.
  • What is High Water’s ticketing system? High Water has a new ticketing system this year – Front Gate Tickets. Before purchasing, you will need to create an account. Get a head start and create your account here. At the top of the page, click “Sign In”, then “Sign Up” or login through your Facebook account.
  • What ticket options are available during on-sale? GA and VIP weekend passes will be available for purchase. Low Tide Social tickets and Oyster Education Classes will also be available for purchase as an add-on once you add a weekend pass to your cart. Learn more about tickets and amenities in the buttons below.
  • What is the purchase process? Once you add GA or VIP passes to your cart, you will have the option to add Low Tide Social and Oyster Education Class tickets. Front Gate gives you 10 minutes to complete your purchase. To prevent yourself from running out of time, look at the ticket options and create an account ahead of time.
  • I have a question about my order, what should I do? If you have a general question about your order before or after purchase, contact Front Gate Tickets here or call 888-512-7469.
  • Other questions? If you have a question about High Water, take a look at our FAQs here or email us at
  • What a smooth purchase process! Where can I share my praise? In addition to sharing your experience on social media, there is a customer survey on your confirmation page. We would love to hear your feedback, so we may improve the process for the future.




Create Your Personalized High Water Lineup Playlist

Plus, listen to our official Spotify playlist! 

Time to explore the lineup! Listen to the High Water artists you know and love plus discover new favorites with your personalized High Water playlist – all it takes is one click! Connect your Spotify account below and we’ll get a sense of your musical tastes to create a playlist just for you!

Plus, create and save your playlist by November 30th and be entered to win a $50 High Water merch voucher.

Not feeling a personalized playlist? No worries! Listen to High Water’s official Spotify playlist here.

Connect to Spotify


Explore High Water’s Home – North Charleston

Where to stay, where to eat, and what to do in N. Charleston

It’s time to start planning your High Water weekend! Here are a few resources to make the planning part easy, starting with where to stay in N. Charleston.

Score the fan rate on hotels near Riverfront Park when you book through High Water’s hotel search feature. We consolidate the best hotel rates in the area to provide you an unbeatable price and smooth booking experience.

Find a Hotel

High Water takes place in the heart of the low country – AKA foodie heaven! Whether it’s fresh fish, craft beer, or southern classics, N. Charleston has it all. Explore local favorites and start planning where you’ll eat now!

Food & Drink

When you’re not enjoying the music on the Riverfront, here are a few of N. Charleston’s must-do’s. Make the most of your low country getaway and experience it all!

Things To Do


Get a weekend pass for as low as $56 down! 

Explore High Water’s Payment Plan Options

Secure your spot on the Riverfront today and pay later

If you need a little help getting a High Water ticket, fret not! You can get a weekend pass for as low as $56 down when you select the “layaway payment plan” option during check out. Hope this helps spread out the money a bit this holiday season!

Learn more about our payment plan options here.

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High Water Weekend Passes Make Great Gifts

Order your High Water merch in time for the holidays

Need a gift for your friends or family? Think outside the box and give them an experience they’ll remember with High Water weekend passes.

Complete your gift with a High Water t-shirt or water bottle. Check out the shipping deadlines below and order your merch items in time for the holidays!

Standard Shipping: Order by 6PM EST on 12/19
2-Day Shipping: Order by 6PM EST on 12/20
Next Day Shipping: Order by 6PM EST on 12/21

Merch Store


High Water’s Daily Schedules Are Here

Plot your day now…

We’re thrilled to roll out our daily schedules for High Water 2019! This way you can start plotting your day for when all your favorite (and soon to be favorite) artists take the stage. Let’s get after it, High Water!

Still need tickets? We’re getting down to the bottom of the ticket pile, but a few remain. Grab yours HERE!

View Schedule

We’re teaming up with N. Charleston’s own, Runaround Sue Vintage Boutique and Holy City Vintage Market to give one lucky winner the ultimate festival prize pack:

– (2) GA weekend passes
– (1) $100 gift card to Runaround Sue Vintage
– (1) Holy City Vintage Market tote bag with a vintage record

Sweepstakes ends at 12 PM EST on December 21st. Enter now!

Enter for a chance to win

Explore High Water’s VIP Weekend Pass

New Exclusive Amenities Added

This year, we have taken some time to really think how we can improve the VIP experience at High Water. With that said, we have come up with a few unmatched ways to make your festival experience even more luxurious. In addition to everything you’ve come to know as VIP amenities, we have added a few more glorious additions.
We can’t wait for y’all to enjoy the new VIP experience. Only a small numberof VIP passes remain, so grab them quickly. They will NOT last…
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