Festival Info – 2017

About the L.A. Soul Music Festival

The Los Angeles Soul Music Festival is a coming together of music enthusiasts who simply appreciate live music in its many forms. Our music festival is a celebration of all things “Soul.” Vocals, instrumentation, soloist or band – it doesn’t matter as long as the artist has the ability and talent to inspire and connect with the audience. Throughout the Los Angeles Soul Music Festival, our goal is to bring you Grammy Awarded & Grammy nominated national and internationally known artists you are familiar with, plus some you may not have heard of… Yet.

3 Days | 1 Stage | 15 Artists

Outdoor Live Music Festival


Vendors

Apparel, accessories and more


Food Vendors

To suit a variety of tastes


Beer & Wine Gardens

Craft Beers and Wineries

No outside food or beverages will be allowed into the event.

Key Festival Information

Dates & Times

  • July 14, 15, 16, 2017
  • Festival Hours: 5:00 pm to 11 pm daily (Gates open at 3:00 pm)
  • You can attend any or all dates

Location

  • Address: Exposition Park – 700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles CA 90037
  • Google map/directions
  • Event occurs on the South Lawn

Parking

  • Music festival parking is available at the rate of $15.00 per day, with no exit & re-entry privileges.
  • ADA Parking: Handicapped/ADA parking is available.

Public Transportation

  • Metro: Exit at Expo/Vermont Station

TICKETS

Music festival tickets are available for 1, 2, or 3 days.
There are 2 types of tickets: General Admission and Premium.

ACCOMMODATIONS

We are offering hotel and ticket packages for your convenience.

Festival Rules & Guidelines

To ensure a safe and enjoyable festival experience for all, please note that the following are NOT permitted:

  • No firearms, knives, or weapons of any kind
  • No fireworks/explosives/laser pointers
  • No metal utensils or misc. sharp objects
  • No Illegal substances (no drugs of any kind)
  • No cannabis with or without medical card
  • No alcohol (alcohol will be sold at the festival)
  • No unauthorized vendors – apply to be a festival vendor here
  • No outside food or beverage allowed (food & beverage will be sold at the festival)
  • No glass or metal containers (including aluminum cans)
  • No picnic baskets, coolers, large bags or containers
  • No tarps/tents or tables
  • No portable grills
  • No inflatable furniture of any kind
  • No umbrellas or high back chairs. (Chairs must be 32″ or lower)
  • No footstools or footrests
  • No strollers
  • No filming on still cameras or video equipment. Video recording is prohibited.
  • No skateboards/scooters/wagons/motorized vehicles
  • No bicycles inside the festival grounds
  • No flags, stickers, flyers
  • No smoking inside the event. No e-cigarettes or vaporizers permitted
  • No pets (except service dogs with proper paperwork)
  • No professional cameras and/or equipment (no large, long, zoom, detachable lenses or tripods)

The following items ARE allowed:

  • Low back beach/sand chairs (on in the festival general admission area), limited to one per person
  • Re-entry with wristband securely affixed to your wrist. No ripped, torn, or stretched wristbands will be permitted re-entry.
  • Sunscreen, Insect repellant
  • Mobile phones (remember to post on Facebook and tweet while you’re at the music festival)
  • Binoculars
  • Fanny packs
  • Personal hand-held cameras (i.e. small digital or point-and-click cameras; no long/large/zoom/detachable lenses; no tripods; no pro cameras)

Please note all personal belongings will be searched upon entry into the music festival. Please adhere to these rules so that others will not be delayed during the entrance process. Thank you in advance.

Photo Policy:

Upon entry of the Los Angeles Soul Music Festival, you understand that you may be filmed, photographed or videotaped and you commission Airborne Tickets LLC the right to take pictures and/or recordings of you and grant the perennial right to make use of your image and likeness without any form of compensation for broadcast or presentation in any medium existing or not yet developed.

Festival Policies & Terms

Ticket Policy – Strictly Enforced:

All music festival ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges

The Los Angeles Soul Music Festival is a “rain or shine” event, please prepare accordingly.

Lost or stolen festival tickets will not be replaced.

All acts advertised have confirmed their appearance at the music festival; however, acts and times are subject to change without notice.

Additional Terms:

YOU ASSUME ALL RISK AND DANGER INCIDENTAL TO THE EVENT AND YOU AGREE THAT THE LOS ANGELES SOUL MUSIC FESTIVAL, AIRBORNE TICKETS LLC, EXPOSITION PARK, THE CITY & COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES, THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, THEIR AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, VENDORS AND THE PERFORMERS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INJURIES RESULTING FROM SUCH CAUSES. NO TRANSMISSION OR AIDING IN TRANSMITTING ANY DESCRIPTION, ACCOUNT, PICTURE, OR REPRODUCTION OF THE EVENT, GAME, PERFORMANCE, OR EXHIBITION IS ALLOWED.

YOU HEREBY CONSENT TO THE REASONABLE SEARCH FOR ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES, DRUGS, OR WEAPONS.

YOU FURTHER CONSENT TO THE USE OF YOUR IMAGE OR LIKENESS INCIDENTAL TO ANY DISPLAY, TRANSMISSION, OR REPRODUCTION OF THE EVENT.

MANAGEMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ADMISSION OR EJECT ANY PERSON WHOSE CONDUCT IS DEEMED BY MANAGEMENT TO BE DISORDERLY OR WHO FAILS TO COMPLY WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS HEREIN.