As outlined by Alberta Gaming and Liquor, for the purposes of Subsection 4.4.4, valid primary identification must:
Early arrival is highly recommended. Doors are at 8PM so get to the venue early and enjoy yourself! Headliners start early! Absolutely no outside food or drinks will be allowed through the security checkpoints. For a list of prohibited items please click here (takes them to the prohibited items list). Upon entry, you will be searched. All items in your pockets, purses, & bags will be thoroughly examined. Edmonton Police and event security have the right to refuse entry to anyone.
In order to expedite entry for both Festival Days, we cannot allow Re-entry/Ins & Outs. Please be prepared to stay the duration of the day. We will have everything you need available on-site.
We are here to provide a secure, safe, & positive experience for all those in attendance. The EMS Station will clearly be marked in the Main Foyer. If you or anyone you knows requires immediate medical attention ? please inform event staff / security or proceed to the EMS Station.
Various FOOD & BEVERAGE vendors will be located mainly in the Main Foyer. Remember to let your vendor know if you are allergic to anything!
Various alcoholic beverages will be available throughout the venue including mixed drinks & cold beer. Last call will be at 01:30 and we will close the bars at 1:55.
Looking for a souvenir? Visit our merch booth arena where you’ll find various T-Shirts, Hoodies, Ball Caps, etc.
Once guests enter the ticketing area, there will be no smoke pit or re-entry. The consumption of cannabis, tobacco, vaping and e-cigarette products is not permitted within our venue. There will be no smoke pit provided.
We encourage festival attendees to take bus or train to the festival. Visit the Edmonton Transit System for schedule. Separate arrangements will need to be made for your trip home. The LRT will not be running after the event.
There is parking located all around the Shaw Conference Center. Please visit http://www.edmonton.com/shaw-conference-centre/ for parking details. We highly encourage car-pooling to reduce travel costs per person and reduce all the associated nasty environmental impacts associated with driving. Please do not DRINK & DRIVE!
Coat check will be available at the venue.