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  • What is UTOPiAfest?

UTOPifest celebrates its Tenth Anniversary of gathering music, community, and nature enthusiasts for one amazing weekend. It’s a total experience, with outdoor activities, thought provoking workshops and lectures, curated food and beverages, and more. We combined the things we love about music festivals, and minimized the rest.


  • Where is UTOPiAfest?  

UTOPiAfest X has landed at the stunning Reveille Peak Ranch in Burnet, TX, about an hour from Austin. . Mountain biking over rugged granite outcrops, trail running through the gorgeous landscape, or just kicking back to enjoy the scenery, Reveille Peak Ranch offers activities for guests of all ages—and reminds us why the Central Texas lifestyle is so special.

  • How are tickets processed?

Order online. Adult weekend passes are shipping now. Register on our homepage. Kids passes and upgrades will be quickly processed at the gate. We’re having pickup parties this Friday at Kammock in Austin, 2-7, and next Friday, the 26th, at Zilker Brewing from 6-10PM. . This will allow full access into the festival grounds.  Please email patronsupport@vendini.com for ticket issue.

  • What food will be available?  

We are excited about this year's Food Forest, featuring a wide range of culinary fare fit for all diets. Feautring Tacobaby, ATXFoodCo, Onnit, Ted’s Farm BBQ, BeesKnees Grilled Cheese, Come and Crepe It, and more.

Camp cooking is allowed and encouraged.

  • When does the gate open/close and music begin?   

CEARLY ARRIVAL WED allows for guests to designate their camping area before anyone else, starting at noon. . DOES NOT include entry into festival grounds.

THURSDAY November 1 pre-party: gate opens at noon and music begins at 7:30pm (requires a pre-party wristband in addition to Friday or two-day pass). NO ENTRY AFTER 10PM

FRIDAY: gate opens at 9am and music begins in the afternoon. NO ENTRY AFTER 10PM

SATURDAY: gate opens at 9am and music begins in the afternoon. NO ENTRY AFTER 10PM

SUNDAY: Campers pack and head home.

  • Are Golf Carts/ATVs/Other personal vehicles allowed?

No. Unauthorized motorized vehicles are permitted at UTOPiAfest.

  • Do you have to camp?

There are many other great options if you decide not to camp. We’re only an hour from Austin! We will be providing shuttle service to and from the festival from South Austin. You can also bring out the RV (RV pass required).

Rent an RV to be delivered on site at www.txrvrent.com - Call 512-294-2634

If you want to camp the easy way, check out our pre-set up Hassle Free Rentals!

Find lodging at http://www.thehighlandlakes.org/businesses/where-to-stay

How does parking/camping work?

Free parking is available in the GA Lot, just a short distance down the road from the venue. Shuttles will run from when gates open until 2AM every night to assist. Car camping is currently sold out. A limited amount of RV spaces are still available.

  • Is there a quiet time in the campgrounds?

Quiet time will be enforced between 2am - 9am each morning. Please respect your neighboring UTOPiAFest family by keeping the noise down.

  • Is the festival BYOB?

You are welcome to bring 1 Case (24 pack) of Beer and 2 plastic bottles of wine or spirits. (For 21+)  to the campgrounds, and there will be a general store with items for purchase, at competitive prices. Please spend your adult beverage budget with us, to keep the fest sustainable. You will now also be able to purchase beverages in the venue. Our Beer and Wine Gardens will feature some of the best beverages the Hill Country Has to offer.

  • How does the Austin shuttle work?

We have shuttle services available from Cavendars off 290 in south Austin. $30 roundtrip, last shuttle leaves 30 minutes after the Cypress stage closes on Friday and Saturday.. Purchase South Austin tickets now before Wednesday.

  • Are there showers?

Yes, for GA there will be a small fee for shower trailers. If you choose to upgrade to our Live Oak VIP pass, bathroom and shower facilities will be accessible.

  • What’s the water situation?

Campers are encouraged to bring factor-sealed water for their campsite. Outside food and beverages (including water) will not be permitted into the festival grounds. We encourage you to bring reusable water bottles or camelbacks, which can be filled at our complementary water stations. There will also be water and other non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase at the bar.

  • Is there a Lost and Found?

Yes, Lost and Found will operate during festival hours and will be located at the info tent. After Sunday at noon, all lost and found items will be moved off-site, where they will be held for 30 days. A form will be posted on our website to report and describe your lost items, if found we will contact you. There might be a charge to ship your items back to you.

  • Will fires/stoves be allowed?

Depending on burn ban, we may have festival sanctioned campfires! Above ground fires and stoves are permitted in campgrounds.

  • Are pets allowed?

UTOPiAFest has a strict no-pet policy, with exceptions only for service animals as specified by federal and state law. Due to large-scale service animal fraud and for the safety of our patrons, staff, and other service animals, all animals which do not meet the legal standards will not be allowed into the festival grounds. All service animals must be registered at the entrance gates. Please note, dogs (or other animals) whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support are not considered service animals by the ADA and and will not be allowed into the gates. For more info, visit www.ada.gov.

  • Is UTOPiAFest ADA accessible?

We want to make sure that all music lovers have access to the festival experience! The festival grounds are wheelchair accessible and ADA bathrooms are provided. Should you have any questions, or to request reasonable accommodation, please contact info@utopiafest.com.

  • Can I Bring My Medication?

Yes, medications are allowed into the festival and campgrounds as long as they comply with the following:
No over-the-counter medication is permitted unless in unopened, factory-sealed packaging.
No vitamins or supplements of any kind are permitted.
Prescription Medication can only be brought into the festival ground with the following:
A valid photo ID (See list of acceptable forms of identification);
Medication must be in original prescription bottle, in-date, legible, with name corresponding to photo ID;
Only one type of medication per bottle (matching the description printed on bottle);
Any prescription controlled substances may only be brought in quantities reasonable for your time at the festival.
Unsure if your medication is a controlled substance? Check out a list here: http://bit.ly/DEAcontrolledsubstances

  • Are RVs/Trailers/Other Things That Aren’t Tents allowed?

Yes, but they require an RV area pass (limited availability).

  • Are there power/electricity hookups for RVs?

Yes, power/electricity hookups will be available, for advanced purchase! (limited availability)

  • ATMs?

Will be available

  • Will there be EMS on site?

We will have medical staff on site for the entire duration of UTOPiAFest. Upon arrival, please take note of the location of our clearly-marked medical tent should you need to stop by throughout the weekend. If you need medical assistance, contact the nearest security official, staff member, ambassador, or medical staff, or go to one of the on-site medical tents. If you’re not sure whether it’s an emergency or not, assume it is and get help immediately. All of our safety and medical staff are here to help you enjoy the festival and make it home safely – no judgements.

  • What about security?

Your health, safety and security are always our top priority. UTOPiAFest’s Safety Management team will continue to work closely with our public safety partners to raise our preparedness and ensure a safe, secure, and positive environment is provided for all attendees, artists, and staff.

  • What about weather?

UTOPiAFest is a rain or shine event. That said, your safety comes first. Should inclimate weather which may pose a risk to your health and safety force the cancellation of programing or evacuation of the festival grounds, no refunds will be issued. Texas weather can be unpredictable. Please keep an eye on the forecast, plan accordingly, and always listen to any updates from festival staff regarding your safety.

  • Will I be searched?

To ensure the safety of our UTOPiAFest family, all vehicles, persons and property are subject to search at all times. Failure to consent to a search will result in denial of entry or ejection from the event.

Allowed Items

Festival & Camping

Printed Directions

Flashlight
Rain Boots
Poncho
Folding Chair
Cash

Cool clothes for the day and warm clothes for the night
Sunscreen/glasses

Hiking shoes
Ear plugs
The best camera you have! (Send us links afterwards!)
Insect repellent (this is the woods y’all there are unpleasant insects)
Reusable Water Bottles or Camelbak-style bladders (must be empty upon entry)

Camping Only

Tent
Tarps
Air Mattress
Sleeping Bag
Any food or beverages (No Glass) Bring plenty of water!
Camp stove
1 Case (24 pack) of Beer , 2 plastic bottles of wine or spirits per car. (For 21+)
Shower shoes
Shampoo/Soap
Trash bags to help keep your area clean

Prohibited Items Into the Festival & Campgrounds

Bad Attitudes

Pets
Glass (including wine bottles, glassware, pickle jars and test tubes)
Illegal substances of any kind

Drones (UAS)
Weapons, items that could be used as a weapon, or harmful objects
Scooters or personal motorized vehicles
Compressed gas canisters (other than small propane/butane for camping stoves)
Gas-powered generators (except Rvs)
Fireworks
No amplified music or disruptive instruments or drums
No hammers
No unauthorized merchandise or vending

Into the Festival Grounds

Food and Beverages (Including Alcohol)
Bicycles



Have a health and safety question? Please contact safety@utopiafest.com