What time does the festival start and end each day? Follow Daily festival schedules can be found HERE Gates to the festival will open at 12pm on Thursday, March 1st and close at 12pm on Monday, March 5th. Related articles What’s the weather like in Okeechobee? Where is Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival? Here's who... When is Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival? What is Affirm Payment Plan? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.