Beyond Wonderland Bay Area 2015 || The Essentials

Only a few more days until the doors to Beyond Wonderland are opened. In preparedness for the festivities, I’ve complied essential info for a successful weekend.

Make sure to download the Insomniac mobile app for scheduling, attractions, food, and more. It’s a must have if you’re attending. Just search “Insomniac: Beyond Wonderland Bay Area” in the Apple and Google app store.



  • Will call will be at 11am daily with doors opening at 1pm daily.
  • Bring your ticket and a government-issued ID that contains your picture and birthday.
  • Security will accept expired ID cards ONLY if with DMV renewal doc.
  • Re-entry is not allowed. No ins-and-outs.
  • Battery charging stations and water refill stations will be provided (see map below).
  • ATMs, 21+ bars, food, beverage, and a general store will be on festival grounds (see map below).

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  • I recommend skipping the hassle and carpool or Uber/Lyft instead.
  • There will be a designated area at the venue for drop off, ubers, and taxis.
  • If you find yourself driving, come early and follow directions from parking staff.
  • Remember where you parked by notating the lot number or taking a photo of the lot signs.

Official Map





  • NO Sitting on designated dance floor areas
  • NO Moshing, crowd-surfing or stage-diving
  • NO Unauthorized solicitations, handbills, sampling, giveaways, etc.
  • NO Tailgating
  • NO Laser pointers and air horns
  • NO LED gloves or LED microlights used for light shows
  • NO Pacifiers, dust masks or gas masks
  • NO eye drops, OTC medication
  • NO Large purses, bags or backpack (over 12″×12″)
  • NO Stuffed animals or dolls
  • NO Open packs of cigarettes (upon entry)
  • NO Outside food or beverages
  • NO Large chains or spiked jewelry
  • YES CamelBaks with no more than two main compartments
  • YES Lighters and sealed packs of cigarettes
  • YES E-cigs or vapes that do not have refillable liquid chambers
  • YES prescribed medication w/ physician documents
  • YES Powder makeup and sealed tampons
  • YES Sealed packs of gum
  • YES Hula hoops & poi (LED)
  • YES Inflatables (must be deflated upon entry)
  • YES Flags/banners or handmade signs
  • YES Festival totems or decorated pool noodles
  • YES Non-professional flash/still cameras
  • YES Handheld video devices under 6” and GoPro extendable poles


Check out our event preview to catch a glimpse of Beyond Wonderland this year!

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