The Electroacoustic Barn Dance is held at the University of Mary Washington, which is at 1301 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401. Day-related activities are split between Pollard Hall and the Convergence Center. Click here to view an interactive map of the campus.

Registration: The registration desk will be in Pollard 218, along with light refreshments and information about the surrounding area. Information, food, and coffee are provided by Mu Phi Epsilon, the Music Department honors fraternity.


  • Pollard Hall concerts will take place in room 304. The easiest way to get to 304 is by the elevator; if you take the stairs, you will need to go to the middle of the second floor to get to the stairs for the third floor.
  • Convergence Center concerts will take place in the Digital Auditorium. To get to the Convergence Center from Pollard, walk down the driveway connected to Pollard’s back parking lot towards the doors of the glass-windowed building on your right. When you walk through the main doors of this building, take the set of stairs to your left. At the bottom of the stairs, the Digital Auditorium is to your immediate right.

Papers: Paper locations to be announced.

After-hours: all after-hours locations are around Fredericksburg.

  • Thursday: The General Store, a restaurant across the street from Pollard. 2108 College Ave.
  • Friday & Saturday: Eyeclopes, an off-beat concert venue in downtown Fredericksburg. 620 Charlotte St.


Here is a link to general parking on-campus. You will need to abide by these guidelines on Thursday and Friday, but there is street parking on each of the nights of the festival and all day on Saturday. If you have instruments or otherwise to unload to Pollard, there is a road and parking lot behind Pollard Hall you can use, but make sure someone is with your car.