2023 Frequently Asked Questions About Our Lansing, IL Events

Q: Is there a charge for Fox Pointe events?

A: All Wednesday Night Concert Series events hosted at the venue are FREE admission. This year, we have five events that will cost for admission: our four Friday Night Lights events will be $10/attendee; our Blues, Brews, & BBQ will be $5/adult attendee with free admission for children under 12. There may be a nominal charge for certain other events being sponsored or conducted by other organizations.

Q: Is there a parking charge for Fox Pointe events?

A: All Fox Pointe event parking is free and available in multiple municipal lots located in areas immediately surrounding Fox Pointe. An accessible entrance for elderly guests and those with disabilities is located on the west side of the venue. Please visit https://foxpointe.org/parking/ for a detailed map of available municipal parking lots in the Fox Pointe area.

Q: Q: Is there accessible parking for those with disabilities?

A: Approximately two dozen parking spots outside the west fence line are designated as parking for individuals with disabilities. Valid parking placards MUST BE DISPLAYED at all times. Guests parking in these spots are encouraged to utilize the entrance gate located on the west side of the venue for more convenient access to Fox Pointe.

Q: How do I enter and exit Fox Pointe?

A: All entrance to Fox Pointe will be through the main gate located at the southeast corner of the venue (at the intersection of Lake St. and Henry St.). All guests will be screened via metal detectors and bags will be checked by Fox Pointe staff and/or Fox Pointe security. At the conclusion of Fox Pointe events, multiple gates will be opened to allow guests to exit in a timely fashion.

Q: Can I bring lawn chairs to Fox Pointe? 

A: YES. Lawn chairs and blankets are highly encouraged, as Fox Pointe is a lawn-seating venue only. NOTE: Patrons are asked to make every effort to bring two-legged chairs with curves in them at the bottom of each side resembling a large letter “U” to help preserve our lawn seating area. Patrons can also enjoy events by sitting at picnic tables around and under the pavilion area.

Q: Can I bring in outside food and beverages? 

A: NO. Outside coolers or containers with food or beverages of any kind are not allowed in Fox Pointe. This will be strictly enforced.

Q: Is alcohol sold at Fox Pointe? 

A: YES. Alcohol will be for sale during almost all Fox Pointe events. Proof of legal drinking age will be strictly enforced and must be established before any beverage purchase.  Only patrons able to display the approved ID stamp or bracelet will be allowed to purchase alcoholic beverages. All alcoholic beverages must be consumed or disposed of before leaving the Fox Pointe premises.  There will be no exceptions to these rules.

Q: How do I purchase alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages? 

A: Payment for all beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) can be made via cash or credit at the primary concession stand area. Portable beverage kiosks will also be available throughout the venue but will accept credit or debit cards only. NO CASH will be accepted at these portable drink stations.

Q: Will food be available at Fox Pointe? 

A: YES. The official Fox Pointe caterer will prepare items from a pre-determined menu. Local food vendors may also be on hand at certain Fox Pointe events with an additional variety of menu items for Fox Pointe patrons. These additional items are to be purchased directly from the vendors on site.

Q: What forms of payment are accepted for concession items at Fox Pointe? 

A: Patrons of Fox Pointe may purchase all forms of food and beverages via cash or electronic payment at our primary concession stand. Any portable food or drink stations located throughout the venue will accept credit or debit only.

Q: Are there washrooms at Fox Pointe?

A: YES. Public bathrooms are located in the building furthest south within Fox Pointe. Certain events during the season may require additional portable washrooms.

Q: Can I bring pets to Fox Pointe?

A: NO. Pets are not allowed on the Fox Pointe grounds.

Q: Is smoking allowed at Fox Pointe? 

A: NO. Smoking is not allowed inside the facility. Designated smoking areas and disposal containers will be available outside select exits at Fox Pointe.

Q: Is security provided at Fox Pointe events?

A: YES. Security is provided for all Fox Pointe events. Fox Pointe Venue Ambassadors are also present at all events to assist patrons with any needs. 

Q: Is first aid available?

A: YES. A first aid station is located in the northwest corner of the main seating area, just outside the pavilion. Emergency personnel will be on hand to administer any necessary assistance.

Q: Is Fox Pointe available for private events? 

A: YES. Fox Pointe is available to be privately rented out by companies, organizations or individuals who comply with established facility fees, guidelines and policies. Those with interest should contact Venue Operations Director Ken Reynolds by calling (708) 895-7209 or emailing him at kreynolds@villageoflansing.org. For more information on the Fox Pointe Usage Policy or the Application for use, please visit https://foxpointe.org/rentals/ 

Q: Is there an ATM station at Fox Pointe? 

A: Yes. There is an ATM machine located inside the main entrance near southeast corner of the venue.

Q: Where can I find out more information about Fox Pointe? 

A: Please visit the Fox Pointe web site at foxpointe.org for more details on upcoming events and other information about the venue. Visitors can also follow us on Facebook at @foxpointelansing or on Twitter at @foxpointeevents