FAQ


IS SAD SUMMER FESTIVAL AN ALL AGES EVENT?

YES

IS THERE RE-ENTRY INTO THE FESTIVAL?

NO, RE-ENTRY IS NOT AVAILABLE.

ARE ALL BANDS ON THE FESTIVAL?

PLEASE CHECK LOCAL LISTINGS OR THE ARTIST SECTION FOR LINEUPS!

IS SAD SUMMER A RAIN OR SHINE EVENT?

YES, BUT PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL VENUE FOR ABNORMAL WEATHER CONDITIONS!

Can I bring a refillable bottle? Can I bring a sealed bottle of water?

Although this varies from venue to venue, it is important to us that you stay hydrated this summer at the festival! Most venues will allow an empty, refillable bottle that can be filled once inside. Some have specific rules, we encourage you to visit the venue or ticketing website for your date to check.


Can I bring a backpack?

This is decided individually by the venues. Please check their policy on the ticketing/venue website.


Is my show indoors or outdoors?

The following shows are indoors: Atlanta, Milwaukee, Chicago, and Minneapolis.

The rest are outdoors, or a combination of outdoors with some indoor facilities.


Are you using strobe lights?

Yes, the headlining band's sets include strobe and high-intensity lighting. Bands playing during the day outdoors and earlier sets will not. Please visit www.leaddiy.org for more info on light safety.

Are you adding additional bands to any dates?

We will be announcing more bands for the Anaheim date of SSF! 


How many stages are there?

For the majority of the venues, one. On a select few dates, there will be a second stage featuring local artists! 


Are you posting set times before the shows?

Set times will not be released in advance but there will be similar times throughout the tour. 


How long is each band's set?

All bands will be playing 30 minutes and headliners will be playing much longer! 


Are there meet & greets for every band?

Many of the band's on the tour will be hanging out and signing from doors until the first band 

begins their set! This is between an hour and an hour and a half. 


What time does the show end?

Each date is different but most shows will be over by 10 PM! 

How can I find out more? 

Check your local promoters website or the original ticketing link for individual details!

CAN I GET A PHOTO PASS FOR SAD SUMMER FEST?

WE WILL ONLY BE GIVING AWAY TICKETS TO CREDITED NEWS SOURCES. PLEASE CONTACT THE TOURS PUBLICIST FOR CREDENTIALS.

CAN MY BAND SUBMIT TO PLAY SAD SUMMER FESTIVAL?

UNFORTUNATELY, NO. THE TOUR HAS BEEN BOOKED ASIDE FROM SPECIAL GUESTS!

MORE INFO COMING SOON!