As we prepare for the 9th edition of Dancefestopia, we've made updates based on guidance from health authorities, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and appropriate government agencies. These measures are designed to promote:
It may be slightly different from the last time you visited. But together, we can find new ways to create magical moments in the Emerald City.
Enhanced Protective Measures
Dancefestopia Music Festival is scheduled for September 9-13, 2020. This year's edition will open with some important updates to enhance protection for both guest and staff, including:
Face coverings required (where social distancing can not be maintained) in festival venue, on camping paths, and where physical distancing cannot be maintained. Personal protective equipment available on-site at cost/no mark-up
Widely available hand washing and sanitizing stations throughout the festival and camping areas
Plexiglass barriers between customers and workers at the point of sale where distancing cannot be maintained
Suspend high touch experiences such as meet-and-greets
Face coverings are required where physical distancing cannot be maintained.
Increased sanitizing stations and signage reminders
Daily at-home temperature checks prior to departing to property location
This year's edition will open with some important updates to promote physical distancing for both guest and staff, including:
Venue capped at 50% capacity to enable physical distancing
Signage & ground markings installed throughout Dancefestopia to help guest navigate common areas while practicing physical distancing
Emerald & Lollipop stages have been re-positioned doubling attendees' personal space to enable physical distancings
Guest can choose their own level of distancing comfort
Recommended to practice physical distancing
Modified back-stage areas to enable physical distancing
Enhanced Cleaning / Sanitation
This year's edition will open with some important updates to promote enhanced cleaning and sanitation for both guest and staff, including:
Frequent cleaning across high-touch locations
Request guest to properly dispose of waste
Restrooms sanitized multiple times a day
Bars & Vendors sanitized multiple times a day
More frequent cleaning across high touch point locations and surfaces in operation areas including but not limited to artist hospitality, break rooms, transportation
This year's edition will open with some important updates to promote enhanced medical for both guest and staff, including:
On-site medical professionals in three locations with 24-hour assistance, including camping and festival area
Roaming "safety team" of licensed medical professionals to support fans' needs and address any issues
Medical personnel on-site 24 hours a day
An attendee who wishes to follow CDC Guidelines will be able to from the time they arrive to the time they leave.
Attendees can choose their own level of comfort.
Please follow CDC State & Local Guidelines | Current Guidelines as of June 24, 2020. Subject to Change.
We have taken enhanced health and safety measures - for you, our other guests, and staff. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Dancefestopia Music Festival.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and Guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.
By visiting Dancefestopia Music Festival you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
Help keep each other healthy.
Ticket Policy Update
Your DFT Ticket Promise
🚨BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: 6.24.20🚨
State and County guidance enables a #FULLSEND to Dancefestopia 2020. The situation could change; however, as of today, county and state officials approved Dancefestopia 2020. We will continue to work with health and government officials to establish a safe Dancefestopia 2020.
We fully anticipate a beautiful and safe gathering at Dancefestopia 2020 on the original dates, however, in the unlikely scenario a government body postpones Dancefestopia due to COVID-19, you will have two options with your tickets:
Option 1: Retain your ticket(s) to the rescheduled event dates. You will receive an exclusive/custom memorabilia piece from the Emerald Forest AND exclusive festival perks.
Option 2: Full refund of your 2020 ticket purchase
Refunds will not be available until an official announcement has been made to postpone or cancel Dancefestopia 2020 on September 10-13, 2020.