Will I be able to enter the festival at anytime?
As long as you have a ticket card in hand that has not been scanned you will be able to enter the event from the moment it opens until the time the event ends.
What time does EDC start & end?
Saturday 2:00pm – 2:00am
Sunday 2:00pm – 2:00am
Will you be posting set times in advance?
Yes. Set times will be posted on this web site, on Insomniac and OCESA social media sites and in the EDC mobile app on the days leading up to the festival. Set times will also be on the festival guide that is passed out upon entry. We will send an email to everyone who signed up for Insomniac email updates once the schedule is posted, so be sure to sign up. (LINE UP SUBJECT TO CHANGE).
Where can I find the set times?
Set times can be found in the lineup tab on this website.
WILL THERE BE A FESTIVAL MAP AVAILABLE AHEAD OF TIME SO I CAN SEE STAGE LOCATIONS, FOOD COURTS, BATHROOM AREAS ETC?
Yes. An online version as well as a printable version will be released on this site before the festival. The EDC mobile app will include an interactive map. The festival guide that will be passed out upon entry will also contain the map.
WHERE IS THE CLOSEST AIRPORT?
Mexico City, Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX)
CAN I ENTER, LEAVE AND RE-ENTER EDC ON ONE OF THE DAYS?
Once you leave the site, there is no re-entry unless you purchase a new ticket card if there are still tickets available.
I'M A PHOTOGRAPHER. WHO DO I ARRANGE A PHOTO PASS THROUGH?
Please use the online press submission form or the press email address on the Contact Info page.
ARE YOU HIRING PEOPLE TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER AT THE EVENT?
Volunteer spots are very limited but you can inquire through the email address on the Contact Info page.
Can I pass out flyers at the festival?
Only at the close of the show each night outside the gates. Anyone putting up posters in the neighborhood will not be allowed to promote any time during the event.
Will there be ATM machines?
Yes, there will be ATMs both inside the venue grounds. ATM locations will be clearly marked on the festival guide and the map found on the EDC mobile app.
WILL THERE BE PARKING?
There will be plenty of parking on the festival grounds. You car cannot be left in the parking lots during non-festival hours. If your car is left in the lot it will be towed.
CAN I SLEEP IN MY CAR IN THE PARKING LOT?
Sorry, sleeping in cars in parking lots is not permitted for anyone.
WILL LOCKERS BE AVAILABLE TO RENT?
Lockers are available for rent, click here for more info.
WHAT CAN I BRING?
CAN I BRING WATER BOTTLES INTO THE EVENT?
No, water bottles will be available inside the festival.
I LOVE TAKING PICTURES, CAN I BRING MY CAMERA?
You may bring your small non-professional still camera. (no removable lenses)
Will tickets sell out?
There is always a chance that the event will sell out in which case no more tickets will be sold. We recommend purchasing early so that you can rest assured you will be able to attend. Some ticket types have smaller quantities and will sell out more quickly than others.
Will tickets be sold at the event?
If the festival does not sell out in advance, tickets will be available at the box office at a higher price on show dates. We encourage everyone to purchase tickets in advance so that you don't risk missing out on the fun. Do not buy tickets from scalpers. Beware of frauds.
ARE TICKET PRICES GOING TO INCREASE FROM WHERE THEY ARE NOW?
Yes, they will go up in price level as allotted ticket amounts are sold.
WHAT IF I ACCIDENTALLY BOUGHT VIP TICKETS AND I'M NOT 18 OR OLDER?
The VIP ticket is still valid, but if you are not 18 years old you will not receive a VIP wristband to enter VIP areas.
I WANT TO BUY A VIP TABLE SERVICE PACKAGE BUT SOME OF THE PEOPLE IN MY GROUP ARE UNDER 18. WHAT SHOULD WE DO?
All members in your group must be at least 18 years of age to enter the table service area.
CAN I UPGRADE MY GA TICKETS TO VIP TICKETS?
Yes. Upgrades will now be available inside the venue during the show. The location of the VIP upgrade booth can be found on the festival map.
WHAT IF I PURCHASED A 2 DAY PASS AND CAN'T MAKE IT TO ONE OF THE DAYS, CAN I LET A FRIEND USE IT?
Yes, the Tickets are transferable once you have it.
WHAT KIND OF ID DO I NEED TO ENTER THE VIP ZONES IN THE FESTIVAL?
Acceptable Forms of Identification for Entry
Any Mexico government IFE card
A Mexico or foreign government issued passport containing a photograph and date of birth.
Unacceptable Forms of Identification for Entry
Licenses issued in countries other than the Mexico
Expired identification of any kind.
CAN I ATTEND THE EVENT IF I AM UNDER THE AGE 18 AND I COME WITH A LEGAL GUARDIAN?
This event is for all ages.
CAN I ENTER AN 18+ ZONE IF I AM UNDER THE AGE 18 AND I COME WITH A LEGAL GUARDIAN?
No, all 18+ zones are strictly enforced
MY ID WAS LOST/STOLEN. WHAT CAN I USE TO PROVE THAT I AM AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD?
If you have a passport, security will accept all government issued passports.
CAN I USE A CONSULAR ID OR FOREIGN GOVERNMENT ISSUED DRIVERS LICENSE?
Security will not accept consular identification or a foreign government issued drivers license. They will accept any foreign government issued passport provided it has a photo, name and date of birth on it. A passport can be acquired by scheduling an appointment with your local consulate office.
WHAT ARE ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF ID TO PURCHASE ALCOHOL?
Any Mexico government issued driver's license or identification card provided that it contains a photograph and date of birth. Also, a Mexico or foreign government issued passport containing a photograph and date of birth.