Against Me!

(playing Reinventing Axl Rose)

Hot Water Music
Superchunk

HUM
Pegboy
Rainer Maria
The Movielife
The Lillingtons
Snapcase
Smoking Popes
Teenage Bottlerocket
Iron Reagan
88 Fingers Louie
Beach Slang
City of Caterpillar
Mustard Plug
A Wilhelm Scream
Off With Their Heads
Tim Barry
Bigwig
Crime in Stereo
Mean Jeans
Able Baker Fox
Toys That Kill
The Dopamines
Meat Wave
Daggermouth
The Flatliners
Iron Chic
The Copyrights
Atom And His Package
Screaming Females
The Chris Gethard Show (LIVE!)
...and so many more!

The Fest 16 and Pre-Fest 5 presented by:

FOLLOW THE FEST! #FEST16

Hey Fest Friends,

TODAY’S THE DAY! PRE-FEST 5 IS TODAY & TOMORROW! FEST WILL BE HERE IN TWO DAYS!

Our whole crew is working extra hard to make this the best FEST experience yet. Here are a few quick reminders on what you need to know!

ARE THERE ANY PASSES LEFT? I DON’T SEE ANY IN THE WEB STORE. CAN I STILL BUY ONE? IS IT SOLD OUT? WILL IT SELL OUT BY THE TIME I GET THERE?

Yes, we will have passes available at Registration both at Pre-Fest 5 on Wednesday October 27th and Fest 16 on Friday October 29th! No, we will not run out!!!

2-day Pre-Fest walkup passes are $80.
3-day FEST walkup passes are $160.
There will be NO combo deals available.

PLEASE do not e-mail us about this. We will have a pass for you if you get here during registration hours!

Registration hours here: Registration
Additional info on buying passes here: Ticket Info

Single day / show tickets are still for sale in our webstore!

WHERE DO I GO FOR REGISTRATION? WHAT DO I BRING?

All info about registration (where to go to get your wristband, buying walk-up passes, etc. are answered on the REGISTRATION page.

VOLUNTEERS, BANDS, PRESS, & SPONSORS:
PRE-FEST 5: We’ll check you in in the same room as GENERAL REGISTRATION, but look for your sign, ’cause you’ll be waiting on a different line when you’re inside.
FEST 16: Take the elevator to the 2nd floor. There’s a second line for your check-ins.

BANDS: if you miss registration your packet will be delivered to your venue the day you play and will be with your stage manager. ID must be shown, and will be only be accepted if the ID on your name matches the contact name you sent us.

I BOUGHT A TICKET TO A SINGLE SHOW…

Your ticket isn’t at registration. It’s at WILL CALL.Go to the venue with your ID!

IS BO DIDDLEY ALL AGES?

Yes!!!

WHO’S THIS MYSTERY BAND? HOW ABOUT THAT ONE?

The mystery bands will all be announced the day before they play! We’ll announce them on social media, and they’ll be updated in your apps!

FEST MERCH IS ONLY AVAILABLE AT PRE-FEST AND FEST

We will be slinging FEST merchandise all weekend long! We have t-shirts and hoodies and tie dye and hats and totes and so much more, including our brand new FEST Hawaiian shirts!

We won’t be shipping anything, so the only place you can buy our merch is from us during the FEST. We accept cash and cards!!!

Here’s where you can find us:

PRE-FEST

PRE-FEST 5 REGISTRATION @ HILTON GARDEN INN
Wednesday (12PM-7PM)

THE ORPHEUM
Wednesday & Thursday!

FEST

FEST 16 REGISTRATION @ HOLIDAY INN
Friday (12PM-7PM)

BO DIDDLEY PLAZA
Friday & Saturday & Sunday!

THE FEST FLEA MARKET!

We have some amazing vendors selling their goods at Pre-Fest and Fest Registration. Check out the Flea Market page to get a sneak preview at some of the labels and businesses eager to sell you their wares at FEST!

IPHONE & ANDROID APPS!

We have an app! Get it for iPhone or Android here!

You’ll see who’s playing where and when, you’ll get the latest schedule updates (if you’ve been before, you know how many day-of schedule changes can happen). You can make your own FEST schedule and get alerted before bands go on. You can see a map of all the venues, and more!

I PROMISE I READ THE REST OF THIS POST BUT I STILL HAVE A QUESTION.

For everything else we have a FAQ for those kinds of questions. Read up!

LAST MINUTE UPDATES

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for last minute updates!

That’s all for now, but we’ll see you soon. Safe travels!!!

– Sincerely, the whole dang FEST crew