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Benefitting Central Texas Food Bank


Yes! Regular priced tickets for Field Guide Festival 2024 are on sale now. Tickets will be sold on and no other ticket platform.

Presale tickets for Field Guide Festival 2024 are sold out.

Field Guide Festival 2024 will return to Fiesta Gardens. The park sits alongside Lady Bird Lake and the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail. Please use this address for rideshare or directions to the entrance: 2101 Jesse E. Segovia St, Austin, TX 78702

Field Guide Festival 2024 is all ages! Free tickets are available for Kids Ages 12 & Under. All guests, including kids, must have a ticket to enter the Festival.

Please reach out to our team at

Our individual tickets are priced based on age. Adult (21 +), Young Foodie (13-20), and Kids (12 & Under). All guests must have a ticket to enter the Festival. All tickets can be purchased via

All tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged. Ticket sales are final.

The festival takes place from 1 - 5 PM. Chef and Farmers will be serving their dishes from 1 - 4 PM so make sure it arrive early!

At 4 PM the Field Guide kitchen will close and all chefs will stop serving bites to join festival-goers for our first Pizza Happy Hour with four pizza guest chefs, complete with beverages and live music.

Yes, please reach to any time before the festival for parking details.

UPDATE: ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS HAVE BEEN FILLED. If you would like to be placed on the waitlist, please use the link below.

Field Guide Festival would not be possible without our amazing team and community volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering for this year, please fill out the Volunteer Application Form link below

Volunteer Positions: Are available from: 11:30 am - 3:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Volunteer Tasks: All volunteers will be helping attendees at the festival by welcoming guests, helping to answer questions, guiding our compost program and more!

Benefits of Volunteering: A free CTFB Volunteer Shirt and free entry to the event before or after your shift, which includes free food and drinks!

Volunteer Requirements: All volunteers must be 21 or older; you may be required to show an ID to verify your age upon arrival.

Before becoming a Field Guide Volunteer, you will: Review the Field Guide Volunteer Information Packet and sign a Volunteer Waiver Form.

Please reach to us at for any additional questions!

Yes! Each chef will be featuring a unique bite made just for the Festival. Each tent will have a menu card describing the dish and we encourage all attendees to talk to the chef and farmer if you have any questions on the ingredients and sourcing!

The Festival is rain or shine. The event will not be rescheduled, and we will not issue refunds. Umbrellas are allowed at the Festival.

A full schedule for the Festival and Symposium times will be released the week of Field Guide!

As much as we love dogs! We ask for you to please leave all non-service animals at home.

The following items are ALLOWED*:

Hydration packs are allowed and do not need to be clear, but must be emptied of all liquid and have no more than two pockets in addition to the one holding the water reservoir.
Baby Strollers
Blankets, Sheets, Towels
Cameras without detachable lenses and other accessories (monopods, selfie sticks, tripods, GoPro mounts, and other attachments are not allowed)
Personal sized hand sanitizer
Prescription Medication and Dietary Restrictions
Baby Formula
Breast Pump Bag
Reusable Water Bottles

The following items are PROHIBITED:

Coolers of any kind (except for medicine needs)
Pets (except service animals)
Any and all professional audio recording equipment
Professional cameras and professional recording equipment (NO large professional detachable zoom lenses, stands, monopods, tripods, or other commercial equipment.
Any and all professional video equipment. No video recording will be allowed
Drones or any other remote flying device
Illegal and Illicit substances of any kind
Outside beverage (including alcohol) of any kind
Selfie sticks
Skateboards, scooters, bicycles, or any personal motorized vehicles
Tents, canopies, or shade structures of any kind
Unauthorized/unlicensed vendors are not allowed. No unauthorized solicitation and materials including handbills, flyers, stickers, beach balls, giveaways, samples, etc.
Weapons or explosives of any kind


Bike racks will be provided and located near the main entrance of the festival located on Jesse E Segovia Street. Remember to bring your own lock!