Guest & Shopping Information


Junk, Jive an' Wail Festival!

If you like vintage, repurposed items, you’re going to love this year's event. Come browse and shop for that one-of-a-kind  treasure, rustic, vintage, repurposed, farmhouse, shabby chic, antiques, salvaged items, boutique clothing, home decor and retro furniture. 

Plan to spend the entire day on Saturday, July 27th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Venue 481 at Walnut Creek shopping, eating and enjoying live  entertainment. This is a rain or shine event!

Cash is king:

  • We recommend that you bring cash
  • Most vendors do NOT take credit cards
  • No ATM's are available at this event

Event Cost:

General Admission:

  • $2 per person
  • Tickets available at the gates
  • Children under 12 admitted free

Event Parking:

  • General admission parking is free
  • Disable parking available 

Truck Loading:

  • We have a holding/loading area you can back your truck up for the one-of-a-kind large finds for your convenience

Rockabilly Themed Event:

  • Rockabilly clothing is a mix of 1950s fashion, music and culture. 
  • For women, the Rockabilly dress style stems from 1940s and 1950s pin up girls with sexy pencil skirts and 1950s swing dresses. 
  • Rockabilly clothing is inspired by rock n' roll icons of the 50s with a splash of modern country

Local Lodging Accommodations:

Check out our local accommodations here!

Event Policy:

  • Chairs / Blankets:
  • Fold-up chairs & blankets are permitted in designated areas

Ice chest / coolers:

  • 20-quart cooler or smaller are permitted
  • No alcohol can be brought into festival
  • All food / drinks are for personal consumption only and cannot be sold

Pets / Service Animals: 

  • We allow pets and service animals
    • Dogs Only. Sorry cat people! We love sweet kitties, but for now, we only allow people loving, well-behaved dogs at Venue 481

  • Due to the health code, dogs are not allowed indoors (Lodge-style Event Center) where our food is presented

  • We reserve the right to have your dog removed from the property
    • While  your dog may be perfectly behaved at home, sometimes, when in a  different environment or with a different handler, their behavior can be unpredictable. 
    • There are different stress triggers for animals and it is important to us that both you and your pet are safe and happy


  • For the safety, comfort and convenience of all our guests, Venue 481 at Walnut Creek only allows smoking in designated areas
  • Signage will be placed throughout the property to help direct guests to the closest designated area
  • Please be respectful to other guests, vendors and Walnut Creek's beautiful property 

No Solicitation:

  • If you are interested in promoting your business, venue or upcoming event let us know, we would love to help you.
  • Contact Jason at 417-894-0603 to find out how to cross-promote your next great idea!

Cellphone & WiFi Accessibility:

  • Venue 481 at Walnut Creek does not have reliable WiFi services 
  • Cellphone reception is spotty in most areas of property