INFO & GUIDELINES

FESTIVAL

June 16, 17 & 18, 2017
Parking lots open: 5:00 pm
Show times: 7:00 pm – 5:30 am

Las Vegas Motor Speedway
7000 N Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89115

BOX OFFICE

Mandalay Bay
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Room location and hours TBA

WEATHER

The festival will take place rain or shine. Please keep up-to-date on weather reports and plan your attire and preparations accordingly.

SECURITY & ENTRY

By purchasing a ticket, you agree to submit to a thorough, TSA-style search, including emptying your pockets and bags, having all of your items examined, a full pat-down, and possibly removing your shoes. We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone.

ZERO TOLERANCE FOR DRUG USE OR POSSESSION

We have a zero-tolerance policy for drug use and possession. Police officers will be working inside and outside of the event, and all narcotics laws will be strictly enforced. Be responsible, and make smart choices.

AGES & ID

You must be 18+ to enter and 21+ for alcohol/VIP. Photo ID required.

ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF ID

  • Any US government-issued driver’s license or ID card containing a photograph and date of birth
  • US or foreign government-issued passport containing a photograph and date of birth
  • Foreign government-issued driver’s license/ID with color photocopy of passport (not valid for 21+ wristband. To purchase alcohol or enter VIP areas, a physical passport or US ID will be required.)
  • Temporary DMV documents proving you are currently renewing a license — ONLY if accompanied by passport or expired license

UNACCEPTABLE ID

  • School ID
  • Consular ID
  • Birth certificate
  • Expired ID of any kind
  • Photocopy of any ID (except as noted above)
  • Temporary DMV license without passport or expired license

FESTIVAL POLICIES

  • NO Re-entry/ins & outs per day
  • NO Camping
  • NO Refunds or exchanges
  • NO Sitting on designated dancefloor areas
  • NO Moshing, crowd-surfing or stage-diving
  • NO Unauthorized/unlicensed vendors
  • NO Unauthorized solicitations, handbills, sampling, giveaways, etc.
  • NO Tailgating

WHAT TO BRING

  • Your ticket
  • Your photo ID (see Acceptable Forms)
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes
  • Smiles, good vibes and festive costumes encouraged!

ACCEPTABLE ITEMS

  • Cell phones and portable chargers/external batteries
  • Non-professional flash/still cameras, handheld video devices under 6″ (Sony Action Cam, GoPro, etc.)
  • Selfie sticks
  • Small bags, single-compartment backpacks, plush backpacks, purses (maximum 12x12)
  • Official Insomniac water bottles—must be empty upon entry
  • Hydration packs with no more than two main compartments and one smaller compartment—must be empty upon entry
  • Fanny packs
  • Sunglasses & hats
  • Lighters and sealed packs of cigarettes
  • E-cigs/vapes (refillable liquid chambers OK, must be empty upon arrival)
  • Earplugs
  • Sealed lip balm & gloss
  • Sealed sunscreen lotion (inspected upon entry)
  • Powder makeup
  • Sealed tampons
  • Sealed wet wipes
  • Sealed packs of gum
  • Hula hoops (including LED hoops)
  • Glowsticks & glowing/illuminated costumes or jewelry
  • LED poi
  • Inflatables (must be deflated upon entry)
  • Flags/banners or handmade signs (no corporate/company-branded and no hard flagpoles)
  • Festival totems or decorated pool noodles (see Totem Guidelines)

PROHIBITED ITEMS

  • Professional photo, video, or audio recording equipment (no detachable lenses, tripods, big zooms or commercial-use rigs)
  • Laser pointers and air horns
  • Drones, remote-controlled aircraft, toys
  • Toy guns, water guns, slingshots
  • Balls or Frisbees
  • Tents, large umbrellas, chairs or blankets
  • Weapons of any kind (includes pocket knives, pepper spray, fireworks, etc.)
  • Illegal substances
  • Drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Massagers
  • LED gloves or LED microlights used for light shows
  • Pacifiers, dust masks or gas masks
  • Eye drops (available inside festival at the general store)
  • Aerosol products/cans
  • Liquid makeup
  • Unsealed tampons (upon entry)
  • Open packs of cigarettes (upon entry)
  • Glass, cans, cups or coolers
  • Outside food or beverages (including alcohol and candy)
  • Markers, pens or spray paint
  • Large chains or spiked jewelry
  • Stickers, flyers
  • Bota bags
  • Large purses, bags or backpacks (over 12″×12″)
  • Stuffed animals or dolls
  • Pets

TOTEM GUIDELINES

  • Maximum height is 10 feet.
  • Totems must be made from a lightweight material (e.g., foam, PVC / no solid metal).
  • Collapsible/telescoping camera extenders that follow the above guidelines are OK (lightweight/hollow aluminum/polycarbonate).
  • PVC, light wood or aluminum poles must be no thicker than 1 inch in diameter.
  • Decorated pool noodles work great for easy entrance through security.
  • Inflatables attached to totems must be deflated upon entry.
  • Any item deemed dangerous will not be allowed.
  • Totems promoting illegal activity or hate speech will not be permitted. Please keep it PLUR.

AMENITIES & SERVICES

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FOOD & BEVERAGES

Food and beverage stands are located throughout the event, with roaming vendors carrying water, snacks, and other beverages. Cash and credit accepted.

MERCHANDISE

Insomniac merch booths can be found on the event map and will have a variety of T-shirts, jackets, backpacks, sweatshirts, official water bottles and more fun stuff! We get new styles and designs each year, so don’t miss out.

WATER REFILL STATIONS

Stay hydrated! Fill up your Insomniac bottle (get your very own at our merch booth), hydration pack or any empty beverage container (purchased inside the festival) at our free hydration stations. Look for the water droplet symbol on a festival map to find the nearest station.

LOCKERS

Store your stuff securely and keep your cell phone powered up! Lockers allow you unlimited in-and-out access throughout both days, and each one features a universal cell phone charger. Learn more about lockers.

BATTERY CHARGING STATIONS

Don’t risk losing track of your friends or missing the perfect photo op! Keep your phone powered up at our battery charging station. Check your festival map for locations.

ALCOHOL

Bars located throughout the festival will serve beer and liquor. Service hours may be limited. You must be 21+ to consume alcohol (ID required).

GENERAL STORE

The Insomniac General Store is stocked with items you may have forgotten at home. From flip-flops to eye drops and ring pops — these are just a few of our favorite things from our shops.

INFO BOOTHS

Info booths will be stationed throughout the venue. Check your festival map for specific locations.

SAFETY & MEDICAL

To ensure a safe environment for all, security and medical staff will be present throughout the entire event. If you need any assistance, please go to the nearest medical or information tent, or seek out an event staff member. Learn more about staying healthy and happy at EDC.

ATM

ATMs will be located around the venue. Locations will be marked on the festival map, which will be available at the venue, online before the weekend, and on the Insomniac mobile app.

LOST & FOUND

Lost & Found services will be available at the venue during and between festival hours. Check your festival map for specific locations. Following the event, lost items will be held at Exterior Lost & Found until 4pm on Tuesday. After 4pm, all items except cell phones will return to Insomniac HQ in Los Angeles. If you lost your phone, visit www.nomophone.com and make sure you have your IMEI number ready. To find your IMEI, you can call your phone service provider or check your phone’s original packaging. For any other type of item, email us at lostandfound@insomniac.com. Due to a large influx of emails and inventory, please allow 72 hours for a response.

Interior Lost & Found hours:

Fri. 7:00 pm – Sat. 4:30 am
Sat. 7:00 pm – Sun. 4:30 am
Sun. 7:00 pm – Mon. 4:30 am

Exterior Lost & Found hours:

Fri. 7:00 pm – Sat. 9:00 am
Sat. 4:00 pm – Sun. 9:00 am
Sun. 4:00 pm – Mon. 4:00 pm
Tues. 10:00 am – Tues. 4:00 pm

ACCESSIBILITY

Insomniac welcomes all, and we strive to make our environment accessible to our guests with disabilities. During the festival, the venue will feature accessible parking, restrooms and other amenities, as well as designated areas for wheelchair users and their companions.

PARKING

The Speedway offers a dedicated parking area for people with disabilities, located on the south side of the Speedway. Take Las Vegas Blvd. north, keeping to the right side. At Gate 8, turn left onto Speedway Blvd., then left at the Accessible Parking sign.

ENTRANCE

The designated accessible gate is Gate S, the entrance closest to the ADA parking. Note there is a slope into the venue. If assistance is required at the entrance, please alert the nearest festival staff member.

SERVICE ANIMALS

Service animals are the only animals allowed onto the festival grounds. Emotional support animals do not qualify as service animals.

SHUTTLE SERVICE (ON-SITE)

Limited on-site shuttle service will be available for Headliners with disabilities. Please visit the Access Center for information.

VENUE TERRAIN

The infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway consists of concrete, grass and gravel/dirt. While the accessible entrance is sloped into the venue, most of the infield is relatively flat.

AMENITIES

All public restroom areas, ATMs and concession stands are accessible to our patrons with disabilities. Please see your festival map for locations, or contact the nearest staff member for assistance.

ACCESS CENTER

Located inside the venue near Gate S, the Access Center is staffed by personnel who can answer any accessibility questions, as well as provide your wristband for all accessible viewing platforms. This is also a designated location for wheelchair battery recharging.

VIEWING PLATFORMS

EDC Las Vegas provides an accessible viewing area for each stage. To gain access, please check in and pick up your wristband at the Access Center.

MEDICAL

First aid locations are offered throughout the venue. Please refer to your festival map, or contact the nearest staff member. Festival event staff have been trained in proper emergency preparedness.

CONTACT

If you have any questions, suggestions or comments about accessibility at this or other Insomniac events, please contact us at access@insomniac.com. We are committed to continually improving the festival experience for our Headliners with disabilities.

FAQ

For ticketing questions, visit our Ticketing FAQ.

Q: Can I hang posters or hand out flyers?
A: Do not hang posters or hand out flyers inside the festival or in the surrounding neighborhood. Anyone violating this policy will be banned from promoting at our events.

Q: Does the venue have cash machines?
A: Yes, ATMs will be available both inside and outside the venue grounds. Locations will be clearly marked on the festival map.

Q: Can I sleep in my car or park overnight?
A: Sorry, sleeping in cars in the festival parking lot is not permitted for anyone. DO NOT leave your car in the parking lot during non-festival hours, or it will be towed at your expense.

Q: Can I rent a locker?
A: Yes! Store your stuff securely and keep your cell phone powered up all weekend long. Learn more about lockers.

Q: I’m under 18. Can I attend with a legal guardian?
A: No one under the age of 18 will be allowed into the venue, with or without a guardian.

Q: What kind of ID do I need?
A: You must present identification to enter the festival and/or buy alcohol. See the complete list of acceptable and unacceptable forms of ID.

Q: What if my ID is lost or expired?
A: Security will accept expired ID cards ONLY if accompanied by DMV renewal documentation. If your ID was lost or stolen, you must bring a government-issued interim license or passport.

Q: Can I use a consular ID or foreign driver’s license?
A: Consular IDs are not considered acceptable identification. Foreign government-issued driver’s licenses are acceptable with a photocopy of a passport. A foreign government-issued passport will work on its own.

CONTACT US

Before contacting us, please see if your question is answered in the FAQ above. For questions regarding your ticket, please contact Front Gate Tickets. For photo and press media credential requests, complete our press submission form.

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