Golden Gate Park is completely tobacco free.
Outside Lands is not a camping festival and you cannot sleep in Golden Gate park or your vehicle. No exceptions.
Children under the age of 2 do not need a wristband to get into the festival.
Yes, Outside Lands is an all ages event. We strive to make Outside Lands a safe and unforgettable experience for each and every attendee.
YES! The Outside Lands festival map will be available for viewing on the Outside Lands mobile app and for download on our website’s home page.
Rock Medicine will be on-site to help you with any type of medical problem. Rock Medicine has been providing free medical care at concerts and festivals since 1973. Head to the nearest medical tent or look for a festival staff member if you need assistance.
Friday, August 5 and Saturday, August 6
Festival Gates Open - 11:00AM
Music Starts - 12:00PM
Music Ends - 10:00PM
Sunday, August 7
Festival Gates Open - 11:00AM
Music Starts - 12:00PM
Music Ends - 9:40PM
August 5-7, 2022
Eco Lands, nestled in the wooded cul-de-sac in Hellman Hollow alongside the Panhandle Stage, is the mecca of social consciousness and community within Outside Lands. Eco Lands' message radiates throughout the entire festival and continues to provide an educational forum for sustainability, showcasing local community organizations, national NGO's, a farmer's market and hydration stations for filling your reusable drinking vessels.
With the help of Clean Vibes, Outside Lands diverted 90% of all waste from the landfill in 2021.
Total Waste Produced — 448,520 lbs
Total Diverted — 385,100 lbs
Compost - 115,040 lbs
Recycling/Reuse 270,060 lbs
Landfill 63,420 lbs
While we would prefer that fans come bag free, we realize that is not always possible. Help us to help you enjoy the festival by only bringing the following types and size bags:
Backpacks and bags larger than 6” x 8” x 3” made of clear plastic, clear vinyl, or clear PVC
Small bags, fanny-packs, purses up to 6” X 8” X 3” (do not have to be clear)
Empty dedicated hydration packs with a bladder capacity of under 2.5L/150 in. and no more than two additional pockets. Standard size backpacks with hydration bladders will not be permitted.
Non-clear backpacks and bags larger than 6"x8"x3"
Weapons of any kinds (including pocket knives)
Glow-sticks (glow bracelets and necklaces are permitted)
Alcohol (will be sold at the festival)
Glass or cans of ANY kind
Video or audio recording equipment (including GoPros - no video recording will be allowed)
Professional still camera equipment with a detachable lens longer than 2 inches, tripods, big zooms, or commercial use rigs
Skateboards, scooters or personal motorized vehicles
Bicycles (not allowed inside festival grounds)
Strollers, wagons or carts of any kind
Hammocks or slack lines
Fireworks and explosives
Instruments and laser pointers
Selfie sticks of ANY kind, including GoPro sticks
Spray paint, large markers or Aerosol cans
Lawn furniture or any chairs with legs
Pets (except service animals)
Totems or flags
Threatening signs or apparel
American Indian Headdresses
No illegal vending is permitted (no unauthorized or unlicensed vendors are allowed)
Event staff, security personnel, law enforcement and mounted patrol will be located throughout the site for the duration of the event to create a safe and secure environment for all festival attendees. If you have an EMERGENCY, find a staff member with a radio or go to the closest information, medical tent or entrance gate for assistance. Be ready to convey the nature and details of the incident.
Plan out your day at the park. The full lineup and schedule, updated in real time, will be available in the Outside Lands mobile app and on the website. You can also find schedule info in the print program guide and large daily schedules at the Info Booth in the Polo Field near Beer Lands.
Outside Lands is located within Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA.
Outside Lands partners with some of the best restaurants and food trucks the San Francisco Bay Area has to offer. A full list of food vendors will be published before the festival. Gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options will be available.
Outside Lands Works is a charitable fund that invests in the cultural vitality of the Bay Area through grants to regional music and arts education programs.
Check out our lost and found section!
Have the pleasure of living near Golden Gate Park? Stay tuned for our letter to neighbors, coming in July.
In general, re-entry is not allowed. You may enter the festival gates once each day. However, if you absolutely must leave the festival and need to return the same day, you must speak with a Supervisor at any festival entrance/exit BEFORE LEAVING to be scanned out.
For all ticketing questions and concerns, please contact Front Gate Tickets’ customer service through their website.
This includes any questions regarding purchase, address changes, confirmation emails, shipping info, etc.
For your 3-Day ticket, you will only receive ONE ticket (in wristband form) that you will wear each day to grant you access into the festival. Thus, if you choose to sell your 3-Day ticket, you must sell all three days. This is due to the tickets being in wristband form. It cannot be removed once put on, and any loose wristbands will be confiscated. Any wristbands that have been tampered with will be void and you will not be given access to the festival.
If you need someone else to pick up your wristband from will call, please get in touch with Front Gate Tickets through their website to add an alternate pick up name to the order.
All tickets will be in the form of wristbands and will be mailed out approximately 4 weeks in advance of the festival. If you have not received a confirmation email or tracking number at that time, please get in touch with Front Gate Tickets through their website.
We can only guarantee ticket validity for purchases made through our official vendor, Front Gate Tickets, via the tickets page of our website.
Please contact our ticket provider, Front Gate Tickets, through their website.
Yes. We will have a variety of vendors that will sell vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free food items.
Due to the rough terrain within Golden Gate Park, strollers are NOT permitted at Outside Lands.
Yes! Locker reservation details will be available in the coming months. Check back here for updates!
You may bring in medical prescriptions as long as your name is clearly on the prescription label and you have a valid ID. Names on the prescription must match your valid ID.
There are water refill stations located throughout the festival. Play your part by bringing a reusable container for free refills to stay hydrated all weekend.
Festival guides will be available at the Info Booth until supplies last.. Want to go paperless? All information in the festival guide will be available in the Outside Lands mobile app.
Yes. Lost & found will be held at the Information Booth.
Outside Lands is cashless this year and there will not be any ATM’s on site at the festival.
Applications are now closed for Outside Lands 2022 food vendors.
San Francisco is home to a little bit of everything, including signature arts and culture. Whether you're a first time visitor or a long-time local, San Francisco Travel is the place to find out all things San Francisco. Visit SF Travel for more info.
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is approximately 30 minutes from the festival site. Oakland International Airport (OAK) is approximately 50 minutes from the festival site.
Named one of the world’s top 500 hotels by Travel + Leisure, the centrally located Hotel Zelos San Francisco is a sophisticated urban sanctuary within easy walking distance of San Francisco’s city center. This luxury boutique hotel occupies a beautiful historic building five floors above the bustling city streets. Showcasing one of San Francisco’s only open air restaurants, the hotel is also within easy walking distance to many restaurants, grocery stores and shopping. This hotel is also located close to the Bay Area Transit, Muni bus stops and taxi locations for fast access to the festival!
Hotel Zelos is proud to be the official hotel partner of Outside Lands 2022. Enter promo code OSL22 at www.hotelzelos.com for 15% off of our best available rate.
Effortlessly fusing sophisticated and cutting-edge aesthetics with state-of-the-art amenities, Hotel Zetta is an urban retreat which authentically connects with San Francisco’s famously unique cultural communities. Travelers visiting San Francisco for Outside Lands 2022 will find Hotel Zetta’s convenient downtown location, modern yet relaxed guestrooms, and chic lobby lounge and Playroom to be the ideal choice for recharging between shows!
Hotel Zetta is proud to be the official hotel partner of Outside Lands 2022. Enter promo code OSL22 at hotelzetta.com for 15% off of our best available rate.
Hotel Zeppelin rebelliously celebrates the collision of San Francisco’s countercultural tradition with a mischievous approach to contemporary hospitality. Set in a historic San Francisco building moments from renowned Union Square and just 3 miles from the Outside Lands main gate, the hotel celebrates the city’s progressive mindset and transforms it into a living story with a revolutionary attitude. A mind-altering experience with a stylish delivery inspired by those who’ve broken the mold, Zeppelin defiantly invites our guests to do the same.
Hotel Zeppelin is proud to be the official hotel partner of Outside Lands 2022. Enter promo code OSL22 at hotelzeppelin.com for 15% off of our best available rate.
Check-in at Hotel Emblem and leave the status quo behind, every corner is designed to spark creativity and think boldly. With art work inspired by the Beat Generation, this property is for every traveler seeking plush amenities such as a cocktail-focused lobby lounge, Blue Stone Lane Coffee Cafe, a book-filled Writer’s Alcove and stylish guestrooms. Hotel Emblem is conveniently located within a 3 minute walk to the heart of Union Square, surrounded by restaurants and retail shopping and steps to transportation for easy access to Golden Gate Park for the Festival.
Hotel Emblem is proud to be the official hotel partner of Outside Lands 2022. Enter promo code OL22 at hotelemblem.com for 15% off our best available rate.
Located in the heart of Union Square, Hotel Abri is the ideal home base for your Outside Lands experience. A modern urban oasis, with close proximity to the Powell Cable Car turnaround, MUNI and BART station, plus easy walking distance to a variety of restaurants, everything you need, pre or post Outside Lands, our Hotel Abri team has you covered.
Yes! United Airlines® is proud to be the official airline of Outside Lands, and is offering discounted travel for festival attendees coming from way outside the Bay Area. United is also proud to help you travel more sustainably by using biofuel on a daily basis and investing in carbon reduction initiatives. To receive a discount on your United flight, simply visit united.com/meetingtravel and enter the code ZKY3476749. Valid travel dates are 8/1/22 - 8/10/22. Check back for additional information on booking your trip on United Airlines, our official airline partner.
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Uber and Lyft work great in San Francisco, but keep in mind that surge pricing can get expensive during Outside Lands, especially at the end of each day. Uber and Lyft pick-ups and drop-offs will take place adjacent to George Washington High School, at Balboa and 31st Avenue – you must request your rides for this location to avoid traffic on Fulton Street. Remember to get with a few friends to fill more seats or request a Lyft Line / Uber Pool to make some new friends going the same direction as you (and to save some $$).
Parking there? Parking is extremely limited near Outside Lands.
Remember - If you love it, don’t leave it! If you are driving to Outside Lands, we encourage you to Park Smart and take all of your valuables with you. Don’t tempt a car thief by leaving any valuable items visible in your car. For more info, click here.
The festival will be accessible via the Main Gate (on JFK near 30th Ave) or South Gate (on Middle Dr & Metson Rd).
All entrances are accessible. There is a designated ADA Entrance at 36th Ave & JFK.
BART will run service until around midnight on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Plan your specific trip using their Trip Planner.
BART Parking is free after 3pm on Friday and is free on Saturday and Sunday except for the Milpitas and Berryessa/North San Jose stations, which are not operated by BART.
To save time and hassle, it is recommended you get a Clipper card in advance with round trip fare loaded. You can add Clipper to your mobile wallet and pay for BART fares with Google Pay and Apple Pay. All riders can immediately load funds through their wallet to their Clipper card.
We are now accepting volunteer applications for Outside Lands 2022! Join the Outside Lands festival volunteer team or the Clean Vibes crew and gain free admission to the festival. Applications fill up fast, so don’t delay.
Apply to be a General Festival Volunteer here.
Apply to be a Clean Vibes Volunteer here.