What items can I bring into the festival?

Clear Bag Policy

In order to expedite entry into the Event and to continue to promote the safety of festivalgoers, employees, crew and others, there shall be a limit on the size and type of items that may be brought into the venue.

Backpacks, purses and bags are not allowed.  The items outlined below are permissible to be brought into the Event:

  • Bags made of clear plastic, clear vinyl or clear PVC which do not exceed 13”x17” in size
  • One-gallon clear zip-top bag
  • Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand either with or without a handle or strap is allowed
  • Hydration packs which are NOT a backpack will be allowed
  • “Fanny-pack(s)” or similar waist-packs will be allowed
  • Exceptions will be made on a case-by-case basis for medically required items after proper inspection
*If you have a question regarding your bag, please email us a picture of it and we will be sure to respond promptly. 

Zero Tolerance for Drug Use or Possession

The possession or use of any illegal drugs will not be tolerated anywhere inside or outside the Ultra Music Festival venue. Undercover police officers will be working and enforcing all illegal drug violations. Event Organizers will be providing an amnesty box at the entrance of the Event and we encourage all attendees to “turn in, no questions asked” any illegal substances prior to entering the Event. If you SEE SOMETHING-SAY SOMETHING. If you observe anyone using or distributing illegal substances immediately notify a police officer or security personnel. Help Ultra Music Festival Make a Difference.

  • Zero Tolerance for Drug Use or Possession anywhere inside or outside of the venue. Amnesty boxes will be provided outside the entrance gates
  • No re-entry allowed
  • No unauthorized vending allowed
  • No unauthorized solicitations, handbills, sampling or giveaways
  • No camping or overnight attendance

For the safety and security of the attendees, Ultra Music Festival has prohibited the following items from the Festival.  Failure to comply may result in removal from the event at the sole discretion of Ultra Music Festival.  No re-entry, refunds or remedies will be provided to attendees ejected from the Festival or for lost or stolen items.  Ultra Music Festival is not responsible for confiscated items. 

Prohibited Items:

  • No Illegal or illicit substances, drugs, or drug paraphernalia
  • No weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, pocket knives or self defense sprays
  • No flammable items or liquids including aerosols and fireworks
  • No markers, pens or spray paint
  • No backpacks, purses, or bags allowed except bags made of clear plastic, clear vinyl, or clear PVC not exceeding 13”x17”
  • No stuffed animals
  • No facial masks
  • No outside food or beverage including alcohol
  • No bottles, cans, canteens, flasks, or coolers
  • No opened over the counter medication or eye drops
  • No opened packs of cigarettes or tampons
  • No pacifiers, glow sticks
  • No balloons, balls, inflatable balls, Frisbees or flying disks
  • No umbrellas, chairs, blankets, sleeping bags or tents
  • No bicycles, skateboards, scooters, or personal motorized vehicles
  • No animals except for service animals assisting an individual with a disability
  • No large chains, chained wallets or spiked jewelry
  • No laser pens, laser pointers, or similar focused light devices
  • No water guns, squirt guns, spray bottles or misters
  • No musical instruments, noisemakers or air horns
  • No whistles
  • No professional cameras, flash cameras or video and audio recording equipment, or camera poles
  • No poles, sticks, or “totems”

Ultra Acceptable:

  • Yes to Hydration packs that are not backpacks (empty upon entry)
  • Yes to bags made of clear plastic, clear vinyl, or clear PVC not exceeding 13”x17”
  • Yes to One-gallon clear, plastic zip-top bag
  • Yes to fanny packs
  • Yes to small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap is allowed
  • Yes to cell phones
  • Yes to sunglasses and hats
  • Yes to illuminated or glowing jewelry or costumes
  • Yes to sealed packs of cigarettes upon entry
  • Yes to non-professional cameras
  • Yes to action cameras
  • Yes to earplugs
  • Yes to flags and banners (no corporate or company branding. No hard poles)
  • Yes to powdered make-up
  • Yes to sealed tampons upon entry
  • Yes to prescription medication (you must have the prescription in your name with you)

Security Entry:

All festivalgoers are subject to being searched prior to entry into the Event, including members of the media. By requesting entry into the Event, all festivalgoers and attendees shall be subject to a thorough TSA-style pat down search, including emptying pockets and bags, and having your items examined. Event Organizers, shall, at all times, reserve the right to either deny any person entry into or to eject any person from, the Event, who in the sole and absolute discretion of Event Organizers are in violation of Event rules, which rules may be updated from time to time, with or without notice.

No Pole/Tree Climbing:

Attendees found climbing trees or poles will be subject to removal from the venue 
Ultra Music Festival is not responsible for items left at the festival.  We encourage you to return any disallowed items to your vehicle.

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