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Helpful Tips!


Here’s some info you need before heading to Seattle Center this weekend…

Getting to Bumbershoot:

  • Find your See Tickets confirmation email.

  • Bumbershoot’s Memorial Stadium Entry Gate is the single general admission entrance for festival ticket holders! Enter the Memorial Stadium Parking Lot at 401 5th Ave. Seattle WA 98109 (just north of MoPop and across from 5th Ave parking garage).

  • Bags will be checked, tickets scanned, receive your wristband. 

Helpful Tips:

  • We have free water stations in the festival - bring a NON-GLASS refillable water bottle.

  • Bumbershoot is a rain or shine event! Come prepared in case of weather!

  • Bring a Clear and “See Through” bag: (backpacks, totes, clutches smaller than 18 inches x 18 inches and 6 inches deep). Bags that do not fit this description will be subject to thorough search. Questions about what’s allowed? Hint: lawn chairs not allowed!

  • Our mission is to program and provide everything you need to enjoy a visually artistic and visceral live music experience from the moment you arrive till it’s time to leave! Bumbershoot is a no re-entry event.

  • Check for the arts and music schedule

  • Check out our FAQ HERE to find all your details at a glance: accessibility, allowed/not allowed items, box office hours and more!

  • There is available seating throughout Seattle Center campus: fountain bench, air-conditioned Armory, limited Adirondack chair clusters, and plenty of lawn space for small towels/blankets.

  • Please enjoy our robust food and beverage options in the festival!

  • The Monorail will have extended hours of operation for Bumbershoot:

Saturday 9/2: 8:30am-11:30pm

Sunday 9/3: 8:30am-12:00am

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