October 6-7
Los Angeles, CA ROW DTLA

(Preview Night Friday, October 5)

The first ever ADULT SWIM FESTIVAL is coming to expose your eardrums to electrifying music and exciting comedy acts in Downtown Los Angeles on Oct. 6-7.

We’re blowing it out with different acts including:

  • Comedic Performances
  • Previews of Your Favorite Shows
  • Exclusive Merch
  • Exhilarating Games

Get your tickets before they sell out! Weekend Pass includes complimentary access to Preview Night on Oct. 5, priority lane access, and an extra-exclusive event experience.

30+ Music Acts To Be Announced
(It’s Not Just RUN THE JEWELS!)

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Early Bird Weekend Pass


This will be the lowest price offered for a weekend pass. Once sold out, prices will go up.

  • (1) Festival admission wristband for Saturday and Sunday
  • Commemorative laminate and lanyard
  • Priority access entry into festival
  • Priority lane at festival bars & merch areas
  • Complimentary Friday preview-night access
  • Exclusive giveaway
  • First access to purchase on-site parking pass ($20/day)

Price: $195 +fees -or- 25% down w/ layaway (4 installments)

Put Your Order On Layaway

Sign up for a payment plan when you check out!

You can apply this to your entire order no matter the size of the cart.

Here’s How It Works:
UPON PURCHASE: 25% of your order total.
Payment 1 - April 16 - 25%
Payment 2 - May 16 - 25%
Payment 3 - June 16 - 25%

Coming in May


Saturday & Sunday

  • (1) Festival admission wristband for Saturday or Sunday
  • General admission access entry into festival
  • Games and experiences from your favorite Adult Swim Shows
  • Access to purchase exclusive Adult Swim merchandise and memorabilia you can’t get anywhere else
  • NOTE: Does Not Include Priority Fast Lane Access

Price: $99 $75 - Buy early and save 25%
Parking sold separately

Preview Night Pass


Get in early and come party with us! Access exclusive merchandise, games, and experiences before the festival begins.

  • (1) Preview night admission wristband for Friday
  • General admission access entry into festival
  • Games and experiences from your favorite Adult Swim Shows
  • Access to purchase exclusive Adult Swim merchandise and memorabilia you can’t get anywhere else
  • Access to food & concessions. Beverage options including beer garden available for purchase

Price: $49 - Parking sold separately


Event Information

Friday Oct 5th
Preview Night, 4pm - 11pm

Saturday Oct 6th
Noon - Midnight

Sunday Oct 7th
Noon - Midnight

This event is rain or shine | 18 yrs +

Venue Location

787 Alameda St.
Los Angeles, CA 90021


Please note for your safety all persons, approved bags, and vehicles are subject to search prior to entry. If you do not wish to be searched, do not attend this event.

Review the "Clear Bag" policy before coming to the festival.

There will also be lockers inside the festival on a first come first serve basis.

See something say something! Be aware of your surroundings. Report suspicious activity to the nearest staff member or security guard.

Ticketing FAQ

How does entry work?

Please allow yourself enough time to find parking and go through the entry security process. You will need a government issued photo ID to prove you are at least 18. School issued ID card can not be validated.

Please have your RFID wristband already activated and on your RIGHT wrist before you get to the front of the line. RFID registration information coming soon!

For safety reasons, you will not be able to leave the festival and return the same day.

What does layaway mean? How does it work?

Layaway means you only have to put down 25% of your total ticket cost, then for the next three months on the 16th of the month you pay it off, 25% at a time. There will be 4 payments total. The first payment will include the layaway fee of $10.

Please note, if you miss a payment, you will forfeit your order and you will receive all your money paid to date back except $20.

If you bought your passes on a layaway plan you will not receive your passes and they are not considered confirmed until you are paid in full. Passes will be mailed to you about a month before the festival (unless you chose will call they will be available offsite at the will call box office the week of the festival).

If you are giving the passes to someone else, you still need to make the payments or the passes will not be confirmed and nothing will be mailed to you or to whomever you gave them to.

What is the parking situation?

An EXTREMELY limited amount of onsite parking is available. You can purchase it with tickets here. It will only be sold ahead of time and you will not be able to purchase parking on site at the festival day of.

You must be a festival attendee and have a festival admission pass to purchase a parking pass. All passengers in the car will need to have their festival passes on them when entering the parking garage. If you buy a weekend parking pass, it will be for the same vehicle all weekend long.

Please sign up for our newsletter here to stay in touch for shuttle information from the Downtown LA area as well as additional pay parking lots as they become available.

What if I lost my wristband? Put it on too tight? Put it on the wrong arm? Help me!

For any ticketing issues please contact Front Gate customer support team via email at [email protected] or toll free: 888.512.SHOW

When will I receive my wristband?

You will receive you wristband in the mail to the mailing address associated with your credit card a few weeks before the festival. If you are an international purchaser, your will call tickets can be picked up starting Thursday, Oct. 4. Exact pickup details will be sent to you. If its getting too close to the event and you have not gotten your wristband please reach out to customer service via email at [email protected] or toll free: 888.512.SHOW.

What is the age restriction?

Entry to all events will be 18 years + with government issued valid photo ID. Persons under the age of 18 years will not be permitted. Small children and infants are also not permitted.

Will there be merchandise for sale at the event?

There will be many opportunities to buy merchandise, especially on the preview night, Friday, October 5th. Merchandise will be available on a first come first serve basis.

How do I get priority access (fast lane)?

Priority Access (Fast Lane) is available to Weekend Pass holders. Priority Access is not available for single day pass purchasers.

What does priority access mean?

These marked lanes will be first come, first served for Weekend Pass holders only with their wristband visible. Priority Access (Fast Lane) can be found at the front main entry as well as most beverage, concession, and merchandise points of sale.

What if "someone else" bought me my wristband

We ask that you don't buy wristbands from a third party. If you are buying your wristband from someone else (don't say we didn't warn you) please ask them to call Front Gate Tickets and do a change of ownership toll free at 888.512.SHOW

Use third parties at your own risk and understand we can't help you if they scam you. The ONLY official place to buy tickets is through www.AdultSwimFestival.com

Event FAQ

Can I bring my dog?

Service animals are permitted throughout the event grounds, however this does not include emotional support animals, therapy animals, or companion animals. Only legitimate service animals will be allowed within the event footprint. Pets are not allowed and will be turned away.

If you are bringing a service animal, make sure to check in at the ADA Access Center for registration near the front entry. Only legitimate service animals that are properly trained and under the proper care of their owners will be provided with the appropriate credentials.

  • All service animals must remain by the handler’s side at all times and must be harnessed, leashed, or tethered unless these devices interfere with the service animal’s work or the individual’s disability prevents using these devices. In that case, the individual must maintain control of the animal through voice, signal, or other effective controls.
  • Service animals must be housebroken and should use the service animal relief area.
  • Anyone bringing an animal will be responsible for and liable for any damage or injury caused by the animal.
  • All animals should have legally required vaccinations.
What can I bring in with me?

Please review the entire Allowed/Not Allowed list here

When does the event end?

On Saturday and Sunday we will wrap up the bars by about 11pm and the music is turned off by midnight.


We got ‘em. Port-a-potties, ADA, and indoor facilities can all be found on site.

Will there be first-aid on site?

Yes, an EMT will be onsite at all times in the medic tent. If you need assistance, please find the nearest staff member or security to direct you to the medic tent.

Will there be ATMs on site?

Yes. ATMs will be located at various locations at the festival. Please check the festival map the day of the show to see where they will be.

Do you have a lost and found?

Yes there will be a lost and found at the customer service booth near the front entry. If you FIND anything please drop it off at the customer service booth for a lifetime of good karma. Also you can turn it into any Adult Swim Festival Merchandise vendors ...we trust them.

If you LOST something please check the customer service booth on your way out of the festival.

If it didn’t turn up, please email a description of the lost item to [email protected] and we will get back to you in about 48 hours. We mail ID cards back to the address on them and shred debit or credit cards immediately after the festival for your safety.

Is adult swim festival accessible to guests with disabilities?

Yes, the Adult Swim Festival accessible to guests with disabilities. If you need assistance with disabled parking and other accommodations please e-mail us at [email protected] or reach out to us on our Adult Swim Presents Facebook page!

I still have a question!
Finally a few house rules we are required to share:

DOs & DON’Ts

  • All persons and approved bags are subject to search. If you do not wish to be searched, do not attend this event.
  • You must be 18+ to enter. Persons under 18 years of age prohibited.
  • Anyone caught drinking alcohol that is under 21 years of age will be kicked out of the festival immediately.

Not Allowed/Allowed

Not Allowed
  • Tailgating in the parking structure
  • Outside alcohol of any kind
  • Opened cigarette packs
  • Electronic cigarettes or Vape pens
  • Blankets or chairs
  • Weapons, knives, firearms or anything that security / police deem a weapon
  • Colors / Patches Of Affiliation
  • Glass of any kind, including glass bottles
  • Outside Food and Drinks
  • Tents of any kind
  • Umbrellas
  • Narcotics and drug paraphernalia.
  • Backpacks or duffel bags not in compliance with our “Clear Bag” policy
  • Drones or any other unmanned aircraft.
  • Kites
  • Marker pens and spray paint
  • Chairs / Hammocks / Other Lounging Equipment
  • Water Guns and Water Balloons
  • Bicycles, skateboards, rollerblades, scooters (motorized or push), hover boards.
  • Chains or other spiked jewelry
  • Fireworks or other explosives
  • Glow Sticks
  • Totems / Flags / Flag Poles
  • Megaphones, PA Systems, Air Horns
  • Coolers Of Any Kind
  • Pets (Service Animals Exempt)
  • Professional Video Recording Equipment. (Go Pros are allowed)
  • Professional Cameras and Camera Equipment (no cameras with a detachable lens)
  • Professional Audio Recording Equipment
  • Amplified sound devices (Wireless speakers, etc.)
  • Flyers / Stickers
  • Selfie sticks
  • Security has final say on allowed and prohibited items.
  • Due to federal regulations, we are not allowed to permit medical or recreational marijuana on site.
  • Bags in compliance with our "Clear Bag” Policy
  • EMPTY and clear plastic refillable water containers with attached an lid. No metal, no glass
  • Sealed pack of cigarettes
  • Sunscreen Of Any Kind
  • Standard Non Professional Cameras including GoPros
  • Cell Phones
  • Chapstick / Lip Balm
  • Medications with a prescription and matching name on the bottle (Medicinal marijuana is not allowed).


For general inquiries about the Adult Swim Festival:
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For any questions regarding tickets or confirmation codes please email:
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For more info on becoming a sponsor:
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