Festival Information

Planning the perfect festival trip can be a tricky task, and one filled with an array of questions. Please see below for the answers you seek. If you can’t find what you’re looking for feel free to drop us an email.

Can I Volunteer at the Festival?

Yes! Please contact volunteers@duskmusicfestival.com and we‘ll get you all set up for the big day.

Festival Dates and Hours

Dusk Music Festival 2017 takes place October 6-7, 2017.

Festival gates open at 12pm each day. Dusk music festival takes place in in the heart of Tucson at the Historic Rillito Downs.

Allowed & Prohibited Items

Guests and their belongings are subject to search upon entry or re-entry. You can help keep the lines moving quickly by leaving large bags at home.

The following items are ALLOWED:

  • The following is a list of bags that will be accepted for entry:
    • Bags that are clear plastic or vinyl and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”
    • One-gallon clear plastic freezer bags (Ziploc bag or similar)
    • Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, after being searched
    • Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection, including but not limited to oxygen tanks, diabetes kits, allergy pens, etc.
  • Small Binoculars
  • Blankets, Sheets, Towels
  • Cameras – only nonprofessional photos and video cameras will be allowed, and must be without equipment attachments such as selfie sticks, tripods, and monopods
  • EMPTY plastic or aluminum water bottles
  • Medication – Please note:
    • All OTC medicines/pills must be in original still-factory-sealed package. Previously opened medicines will be disregarded.
    • All prescription containers must be accompanied by matching ID. Pills should not be mixed in container. Please bring only an appropriate number of pills for your time at the Festival.
  • Soft-frame chairs
  • Flags
  • Totems

The following items are PROHIBITED:

  • Prohibited bags include but are not limited to:
    • Purses larger than a clutch
    • Briefcases
    • Backpacks
    • Fanny packs
    • Diaper bags
    • Cinch bags
    • Luggage of any kind
    • Long golf umbrellas
    • Cooler bags
    • Computer bags
    • Camera bags
    • Non-approved seat cushions including large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments or covers
    • Any bag larger than the permissible size, unless credentialed personnel carrying such belonging have been thoroughly searched
  • Weapons or explosives of any kind
  • Fireworks
  • Illegal and Illicit substances of any kind. Please note:
    • All OTC medicines/pills must be in original still-factory-sealed package. Previously opened medicines will be disregarded.
    • All prescription containers must be accompanied by matching ID. Pills should not be mixed in container. Please bring only an appropriate number of pills for your time at the Festival.
  • Outside food or beverage (including alcohol) of any kind
  • Any and all professional audio recording equipment
  • Any and all professional video equipment. No video recording will be allowed
  • Professional cameras and professional recording (photo, video, audio) equipment (NO large professional detachable zoom lenses, stands, monopods, tripods, attachment sticks (selfie sticks) or other commercial equipment.
  • Cameras with detachable lenses
  • Drones or any other remote flying device
  • Large chains or spiked jewelry
  • Aerosol containers, including sunscreen and personal beauty products
  • Umbrellas
  • Coolers of any kind. (Exceptions may be made for medical use)
  • Hammocks
  • Glass and metal containers of any kind
  • Pets (except service animals)
  • Professional radios or walkie-talkies
  • Selfie sticks
  • Skateboards, scooters, bicycles, wagons, carts or any personal motorized vehicles
  • Tents, canopies, or shade structures of any kind
  • Unauthorized/unlicensed vendors are not allowed. No unauthorized solicitation and materials including handbills, flyers, stickers, beach balls, give-aways, samples, etc.
  • Bicycles inside festival grounds (free parking is available near festival entrance)

*SUBJECT TO CHANGE

The following behaviors are subject to prosecution and may result in being removed and banned from the Dusk Music Festival, without refund:

  • Any illegal activity.
  • Bootleg merchandising
  • Counterfeit or scalping of tickets and/or credentials
  • Drunken or disorderly conduct
  • Destruction of property
  • Possession and/or use of illegal drugs
  • Underage drinking

The use of laser pointers, photographing, video or audio taping of performers can result in your equipment being temporarily confiscated and/or you may be removed from the event.

Solicitation or distribution of promotional materials, literature or vending without prior written consent is prohibited!

CROWD NOTICE / RELEASE:

Please be aware that by entering Dusk Music Festival, you consent to your voice, name, and/or likeness being used, without compensation, in films and tapes for exploitation in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, for eternity, and you release Dusk, its successors, assigns and licensees from any liability whatsoever of any nature. Do not enter this area if you do not wish to be subject to the foregoing.