FOOD, FUN & MORE!
Bud Light Seltzer
Inkcarceration is proud to partner with Bud Light Seltzer as they continue to provide crisp, cool refreshments and lasting memories surrounded by music. This year they are happy to be bringing back their Bud Light Seltzer cube facing the main stage where fans can stay cool and sample some of the innovative, new products! Bud Light Seltzer looks forward to seeing you all there!
Monaco has a flavor for everyone! When you’re needing a quick refresh in between sets, make sure to check out their activation at the top of the hill!
🤘 Inkmates, get ready to unleash at Inkcarceration! Beatbox Beverages is non-carbonated, gluten-free, and resealable - so perfect for jumping around in the heat 😈 Stock up in between sets, and don't forget to help each other up in the pit! Pro tip: don't forget to hydrate with an ice cold BeatBox at their badass activation.
Middle West Spirits
Ready to spice up your weekend? Come over and treat yourself to a handcrafted cocktail, curated using our OYO Vodkas , Straight Rye Whiskey or Vim&Petal Gin. Don't forget to leave your mark by signing our engraved Inkcarceration barrel. Oh, and we've got you covered with some electrolyte packets to keep you going strong all weekend long! Don't miss out on the fun and flavor, join us and experience an unforgettable drinking adventure.
Look no further – the Bulleit Woody represents the frontier of festival luxury at the top of the hill! Hang out with the Bulleit ambassador team and sip on signature cocktails inspired by a family tradition that dates back to the 1800s.
The Blackened Whiskey Bar
The Whiskey Bar presented by BLACKENED American Whiskey is a DWP must-do! Our partners at BLACKENED hand-crafted a super premium blend of straight bourbons & ryes, which is finished in black brand casks and sonically-enhanced to extract more flavor from the casks, a process dubbed BLACK NOISE. Created by the late, legendary Master Distiller Dave Pickerell and the almighty Metallica, BLACKENED is now overseen by Master Distiller & Blender Rob Dietrich who guards Dave’s recipe and is responsible for the sourcing, blending and finishing to bring us this award-winning, 90-proof American whiskey. Electrify your tastebuds with carefully crafted cocktails at this exclusive DWP experience.
Hours: Noon – 5pm
Escape From Blood Prison offers the only haunted hellscape in a real prison at The Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield Ohio. Violent men were kept here, and some never left — even after death.
Blood Prison will be open for guests of Inkcarceration! If you’re headed to Inkcarceration 2023 in Mansfield Ohio be sure and find your way into the Ohio State Reformatory and check out Blood Prison! Its a Haunted attraction within the Prison walls! There will be 2 areas of Blood Prison open and operating all 3 days of Inkcarceration! The Wardens Widow spends her days most of the year in her home inside Blood Prison! You can see for yourself as you try and make your way through her living quarters! After that find your way to the basement and see what lies beneath this very haunted prison!!
Tickets are $20 and will be sold at the center entrance of the building and are cash only. ATM’s will be onsite if needed. Come back October 1st for the full Blood Prison Experience!
Take Me Home
Take Me Home is a not for profit, volunteer based foundation that has been saving the lives of homeless animals since 2001. The donations raised at Inkcarceration help us to fund mobile veterinary hospitals that travel to under-served areas to provide free spay and neuter, vaccinations, microchipping and administer medical care for animals in desperate need. Take Me Home also supports local animal charities. Come by the booth to help out our furry friends by buying a shirt, signed merchandise, and entering a raffle!!
Ohio State Reformatory Tours
Hours: 11am – 6pm
No Cost included with ticket.
Stroll the halls and visit the cells of some of history’s toughest criminals. Tour the intact set of world’s favorite movie The Shawshank Redemption. Whether you’re reliving scenes from classic films, hunting for the paranormal, or basking in beautiful Romanesque architecture, take a walk through history — here at The Ohio State Reformatory.
Explore the prison independently and at your own pace. Learn about the history of the facility and the many unique Hollywood and paranormal connections through our audio wand*, which works in conjunction with your self-guided tour.
OSR has a long, documented history of paranormal activity and is a premiere location for authentic paranormal enthusiasts. The Ohio State Reformatory provides several ways to interact with the macabre history of the stunning limestone architecture of the former prison.
Parole In The Campgrounds
Exclusive to festival campers. Attendees that are camping will be able to enjoy live music, movie, drinks and late-night eats Thursday, July 13 through Saturday July 15 in our brand-new indoor-outdoor camp lounge and stage.
The Thursday night pre-party will be held from 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM with Rock Capitol Live Band Karaoke and a special performance by Silly Goose.
Friday and Saturday night campground experiences will be held from 11:30 PM – 1:45 AM with performances by The Phoenix Within, The Us Below, Titans In Time & more!
(GF, VG) This local Mansfield Restaurant finally opened up a food truck. Known for their Gyro Sandwich with lamb, chicken and vegetarian options like falafel.
(GF, VG, VEGAN) Tacos, Nachos, Bowls with beef, chicken, pork or shrimp. Vegetarian and Vegan salads area available.
(GF) BBQ straight from Cincinnati. Festival menu usually includes their famous pulled pork sandwich as well as their savory fried bologna sandwich. Also offering sides of chili and cole slaw.
(GF) Sweets abound at this location which features Kettle Corn, Roasted Nuts, Fudge and Funnel Cakes
(GF, VG) Specializing in Korean BBQ Rice Bowls and Fries, Fried Dumplings with Spinach Salad
(GF, VG) Don’t let the name fool you. They do much more than just burgers; grilled chicken on a stick, philly cheese steaks, mac n cheese, Nashville hot chicken, chicken fingers and corn dogs.
(VG) Featuring Creamy Mac, Bourbon Chicken Mac, Zesty Chicken Mac, Sriracha Chicken Mac and Buffalo Mac
(GF, VG, VEGAN) This traveling Hot Dog truck has the basics like the Birthday Suit (plain) to Puff the Magic Popper (cheddar cream cheese, jalapeños and bacon bits). Many dogs can be made veggie or vegan – just ask!!
(GF) Dos Bros serves Birria tacos along with dipping sauce or they take on ramen with spicy beef covered in broth.
(VG) Hand Dipped Chicken Strips and Loaded Mac N Cheese
(GF, VG, VEGAN) Tacos with flavors like Chicken Tinga, Beef Pico, Orange Bourbon Pork, Shrimp Ceviche and a vegan option with roasted sweet potato, black beans, mango salsa and Thai chili.
(GF) Street Tacos, Quesadillas, Mini Chimichangas, Loaded Taco Fries
(GF) Veteran owned truck from Mansfield features specialty burgers, brats and pulled chicken sandwiches. Support our Veterans.
(GF, VG, VEGAN) Island inspired street food from Columbus. Poke bowls with a twist as some are traditional with fish and some come with chicken or pork. Always – lots of veggies.
(VG, Vegan) Looking for a healthy, vegetarian/vegan option to fuel your body in between mosh pits? Look no further than Island Noodles, an award-winning wok-fired soba noodle vendor that will provide your body with the nutrients it craves!
(VG) Grilled Cheese to the MAX. This truck’s menu can change often so make sure you get some grilled cheese specialty sandwiches like the Philly Cheese, Turkey Club, Jalapeño Popper and even the Donut grilled cheese.
(GF, VG) Mansfield’s own Chef Michael Daniels is coming out to INKCARCERATION and bringing some of the best food in town. Chicken or Salmon Delmonico, Beer Brats – mild or spicy, and his signature French Creole Burger.
(VG) The best of the best in pizza. With homemade dough and the top ingredients, PIE BABY PIZZA has become a festival favorite across the country. Try the Chicken Bacon Ranch!
(VG) Using their wood fired pizza oven, this pizza operation has a special flavor you won’t get anywhere else.
(GF, VG) Grilled Cheese, Loaded Mac, Loaded Burritos. Asada Fries and Tacos – Pooja’s brings the kitchen goods.
(GF, VG) Hibachi Bowls and Asian Fusion Tacos are what this group is known for. Grilled or Spicy Korean Chicken, Teriyaki Chicken fries or Chicken Wings. As an added bonus, deep fried oreos.
(GF, VG) With burger names like Chimi Hendrix, Blue on Black and The Aporkalypse you cannot go wrong at Rock A Burger. You’ll have to come visit to see these burgers in person.
(VG, VEGAN) Pizza by the slice does not get any better. From classic cheese (Da Plain) to the pizza complete with jalapeños, you’ll never forget your first Spicy Pie.
(GF) Tater Tots! We like to call wherever TT goes “Tater Tot Nation”. Loaded up with the fixins you love (pulled pork, nacho cheese – or BOTH), this food station hits it hard with everything from mid-day to late night eats.