Taking a break from the videos by Coachella artists today to bring some important information for those attending the festival. Wristbands are you’re all important gateway this year. It seems a little Gestapo-ish to me, but with all the gate-crashing issues they had last year these actions are not particularly surprising. Read on for details.
• Everyone in your vehicle must have a wristband properly applied on their RIGHT wrist prior to arriving in Indio.
• You will not be allowed within one mile of the perimeter of the venue without your wristband properly applied on your wrist.
• Police check points will vary from one quarter mile to one mile outside of the festival perimeter. Please have your wristbands properly applied on your wrist prior to your departure to the festival.
• You cannot pass through the police vehicle checkpoints without your wristband properly applied on your wrist.
• You cannot board a hotel shuttle without a wristband properly applied on your wrist and shuttle pass.
• You cannot walk or bike to the festival site without a wristband properly applied on your wrist
• Wristbands are required at all times on festival grounds, you will be subject to ejection with no refund if you take off or tamper with your wristband for any reason. If you have an issue with your wristband please immediately report to security or customer service.
• All Wristbands will be checked for proper application by staff.
• A person in possession of a wristband which been tampered with or altered in anyway is subject to ejection from the festival grounds without refund.
• Do not subject your sensitive RFID wristband to the following: fire, cutting, excessive twisting, pulling, stretching or customization.
• To recap, prior to arriving at the venue, wristbands must be properly applied on your wrist in order to pass through all police checkpoints surrounding the event by vehicle, bicycle or on foot.
• COMPLETE instructions about proper wristband application will be emailed to the original purchasers email address and also be included with the shipped wristbands.