FAQ :: Shaky Knees Festival :: 2014

Does the lineup change?
-Yes, the band lineup is always subject to change without notice

When do tickets go on sale?
-They go on sale to the general public on January 17th, 2014 at 10am

When does the festival start?
-The festival starts at Noon every day, with music starting at 12:30pm.

Are there VIP tickets available?

What comes with my VIP ticket?
-There is a free lunch and dinner available at designated times, free water, free energy drinks, complimentary beer, a cash liquor bar, special viewing areas, and private bathrooms.

I bought my ticket, how do I get my wristband for the weekend?
-Once you have purchased your ticket, hang on to it, and you will receive a wristband the first time you enter the festival. The Shaky Knees Box Office will be open Tuesday-Thursday from 10a-8p for ticket purchase and wristband redemption.
The box office will be open 9a-11p on Friday, 10a-11p on Saturday, and 10a-11p on Sunday.

The Box Office is located at 1300 Market St in Atlantic Station, next to Dillards.

Does my ticket allow me access to late night shows with the festival?
-Full details can be viewed here.

Do kids get in for free?
-Yes any kid under 8 years old can get in for free but must be accompanied by an adult. No more than 2 kids per adult will be allowed to come in. We highly recommend not bringing in children under 8 years of age

I lost my ticket or wristband, how do I replace it?
-Tickets and wristbands are non-exchangeable and cannot be replaced

Is there camping on site at the festival?
-No, there is no camping at the Shaky Knees Festival, but there are several hotels near the area and a few within walking distance

Is there parking at the festival?
-Yes, there is a very large lot located below Atlantic Station, there is fee, and it may fill up to capacity. We recommend carpooling or getting a ride to the festival. You can buy prepaid passes here.

Is there food at the festival?
-Yes, there will be multiple food trucks on site with a variety of food. Yum Yum!! See the here.

What Items are prohibited?
-Not allowing the following items below is to ensure your safety and make allows you and the people around you to enjoy the festival…..
• Weapons of any kind
• Illegal substances (including narcotics) or drug paraphernalia
• Framed or large backpacks (larger than a 20 x 15 x 13). Your shoulders will thank us!
• Alcohol
• Glowsticks
• Glass containers
• Outside food or beverages
• Skateboards
• Motorized carts or scooters – unless ADA verified
• Large chains or spiked jewelry (spikes longer than 3/4 of an inch will be confiscated).
• Fireworks / Firecrackers
• Umbrellas
• Chairs of any kind
• Coolers of any size
• Tents or canopies of any kind
• Pets (except service dogs)
• Video equipment: No video recording will be allowed
• Professional still camera equipment (no detachable lenses, no tripods, big zooms, or commercial use rigs)
• Any audio recording equipment
• No unauthorized/unlicensed vendors allowed

Can I bring a backpack into the festival?
-Yes you can, but it is subject to search

Is there re-entry to the festival?
-Yes, you may come and go, but you are subject to search each time upon re-entry. Do not remove your wristband either

Is there a lost and found?
-Yes, we will collect lost items throughout the festival and they will be held at the front gate. You can also email lostandfound@shakykneesfestival.com and we will do our best to help find your item and get it back to you.

Are there free water stations at the festival?
-Yes, there are multiple water stations around the festival. You are allowed to bring in 1 water bottle unopened at you enter the festival.

Am I allowed to bring in anything to the festival?
To make sure you have everything you’ll need while at Shaky Knees, please feel free to bring the following items with you:

  • Sun screen
  • Small backpacks, fanny packs, and purses
  • Empty waterbottle

REMEMBER: All travelers and their belongings are subject to search and prohibited items will be removed at the discretion of the front gate and security staff.

Is there a map of the festival?
-Yes, a detailed map of everything is here.

Are there ATMs at the festival?
-Yes, see the map here.

If I need medical attention, is that available?
-If you need medical attention while at Shaky Knees, we will have a medical tent located on-site as well as a medical team at both the main stages. If you can’t make it to one of the medical tents or team, grab a member of our security staff and they will assist you.