Northside Headquarters is the place to go to kick off your festival experience; it’s where you’ll pick up your festival badge and gift bag.
Badge pickup hours and locations vary depending on the type of badge you purchased, so check out the headquarters schedule below:
Nitehawk Cinema (1st Floor):
Entrance: 136 Metropolitan Avenue, between Berry Street & Wythe Avenue
During Northside Content (this is the badge pick up location for: Content Badgeholders, Premium Badgeholders, and Press, and Content Speakers)
Tuesday, June 7, 10 am – 5:30 pm
Wednesday, June 8, 10 am – 5:30 pm
Wythe Hotel (Courtyard):
Entrance: 80 Wythe Avenue, between N. 11th Street & N. 12th Street
During Northside Innovation (this is the badge pick up location for: Innovation Badgeholders, Premium Badgeholders, Press, and Innovation Speakers)
Thursday, June 9, 8 am – 8 pm
Friday, June 10, 8 am – 6 pm
Entrance on N. 12th Street, between Bedford Avenue & Berry Street
During Northside Music (this is the badge pick up location for: Music Badgeholders, Premium Badgeholders, Press, and Band Wristbands)
Thursday June 9, 8 am – 10 pm
Friday, June 10, 8 am – 10 pm
Saturday, June 11, 12 – 8 pm
Sunday, June 12, 12 – 5 pm
MCCARREN PARK CONCERTS
Music and Premium Badge holders are guaranteed entry. Guests will be admitted on a first come, first served basis until event reaches capacity.
Badge-holders enter on Bedford Avenue (between North 12th and North 13th Street)
Ticket-holders enter on Berry Street (between North 12th and North 13th Street)
Rain Or Shine
The festival is a rain or shine event!
There will be no refunds. Festival is Rain or Shine. Artists subject to change.
There is no re-entry once you’re inside McCarren Park.
Children 5 years old and younger admitted free. Strollers are allowed.
What To Bring
Non-professional film and digital cameras
Soft sided, collapsible chair
Small backpacks or bags
Blankets or beach towels
Valid Driver’s License for will-call and/or to drink alcohol
What NOT To Bring
Weapons of ANY kind
Hard sided coolers
Glass containers of any kind
Alcohol (alcohol will be sold at the Festival)
Professional still camera equipment (no detachable lenses, no tripods, big zooms, or commercial use rigs)
Audio/video recording equipment
No illegal vending is permitted. No unauthorized/unlicensed vendors allowed.
Food & Drinks
There will be food trucks, restaurants, caterers, and vendors to provide top-notch food, drink and deliciousness for all.
There will be a few ATMs on site.