2021 FAQs

WHEN IS PUNK ROCK BOWLING 2021?

The outdoor Festival is Fri-Sun, September 24-26, 2021 (TICKET WAITLIST)
After Parties are Thurs-Sun, September 23-26, 2021 (TICKETS ON SALE)
Pool Parties Fri-Sun, September 24-26, 2021 (FREE!)

WILL THERE BE COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS?

Yes. PRB is continuing and committed to following the safest guidelines and procedures for the event as this pandemic’s status is still ever changing. All attendees will be required to present PROOF OF COVID-19 VACCINATION and for fans who are not fully vaccinated, PROOF OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST RESULT must be obtained ON OR AFTER THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2021 to enter the festival and all other PRB events

*For all PRB COVID protocols, information and FAQs, please visit our COVID-19 INFO page.

WHERE CAN I BUY FESTIVAL TICKETS?

As of June 15, all 3 Day GA Passes and Single Day Tickets are SOLD OUT! We will not be releasing any more tickets to this year’s festival.

**WE NOW HAVE A SAFE, FAN-TO-FAN TICKET EXCHANGE SITE FOR BUYING & RETURNING FESTIVAL & AFTER PARTY TICKETS! CLICK HERE!

We are not responsible for any losses or fake ticket scams if you choose to buy tickets from a 3rd party (an individual or company like StubHub for example). 

DOES MY FESTIVAL TICKET COME WITH THE RE-ENTRY (IN’S AND OUT’S) PASS?

General Admission tickets DO NOT come with the re-entry pass. Only people who purchased the upgraded VIP tickets with Re-Entry Pass are allowed to go in and out of the festival. Your VIP ticket will state if you have this upgrade.

 
IF YOU DECIDE YOU DO NOT TO COMPLY WITH OUR COVID-19 SAFETY POLICY, YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO SELL YOUR TICKETS VIA OUR SAFE FAN-TO-FAN EXCHANGE PROGRAM – https://punkrockbowling.lyte.com/

IF I WANT TO GIVE MY TICKET TO SOMEONE ELSE, WHAT DO I DO?

All you need to do is login to your SeeTickets account and print off the current ticket, the name on the ticket does not matter. All that matters is that the ticket can only be “scanned-in” once. If you have issues logging into your SeeTickets account, please contact them at : https://support.seetickets.us/hc/en-us

I CAN’T FIND MY TICKET /HOW DO I DOWNLOAD MY TICKET?

To retrieve your ticket, all you need to do is login to your SeeTickets account. If you have issues logging in, click HERE or contact SeeTickets for support : https://support.seetickets.us/hc/en-us

WHERE DO I PICK UP MY VIP MERCH & DRINK TICKETS, HOW DOES RE-ENTRY WORK?

For all the details for VIP pick up and VIP Re-Entry, click HERE

HOW DO I GET UPDATES ABOUT THINGS HAPPENING DURING PRB WEEKEND?

Sign up for PRB text messages, just text “PRB” to 844-443-3399 if you’ve got a US number and please text “PRB” to 725-217-5577 if you have an international number! We’ll keep you posted on all the cool sh*t happening and special offers!
 
WHEN/WHAT ARE THE AFTER PARTIES & WHERE CAN I GET TICKETS?

Check the 2021 After Parties for a full listing of the shows! You can purchase tickets to the shows that aren’t sold out HERE, or sign up on the waitlist for sold out show tickets HERE! Click the flyers on that page for set times!

WHAT OTHER EVENTS ARE GOING ON DURING PRB WEEKEND?

We actually host a shit ton of cool (mostly FREE!) events during PRB including daily pool parties, a poker tournament, casino lounge acts and more! Here’s a tentative schedule of events :

THURSDAY
5pm Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament (Tables are full)
PRB Kickoff – Late Night Shows
FRIDAY
11am – 1pm Pool Party
1pm – 10pm Outdoor Festival
10:30pm – 2:30am After Parties
SATURDAY
11am – 1pm Pool Party
11am – 2pm Brunch Show
1pm – 10pm Outdoor Festival
10:30pm – 2:30am After Parties
SUNDAY
11am – 1pm Pool Party
11am – 2pm Brunch Show
1pm – 10pm Outdoor Festival
10:30pm – 2:00am After Parties
 
WHAT TIME DOES ___ BAND PLAY?

Doors open at 1:00pm daily. For festival artist set times, visit the Fest Lineup page HERE

For After Party band set times and a downloadable schedule click HERE

ARE PRB EVENTS ALL AGES?
The outdoor festival is ALL AGES. Kids under 8 get in FREE and do not need a ticket.
Pool Parties are 18+
The After Party Shows are 21+
The Poker Tournament is 21+
The Bowling Tournament is 21+

EVERYONE must have a valid Driver’s License or Passport if you want to drink, NO EXCEPTIONS! (Yes, this means you too, old punks!)
The current guidelines for the Fremont Street Experience state : After 9p.m. you must be 18/+ with a valid ID, but individuals under 18 accompanied by parent/guardian and/or hotel guests are exempt from age restriction. For all Fremont Street Experience guidelines, click HERE!

 WHAT IS THE LOCATION OF THE OUTDOOR FESTIVAL?

DLVEC / Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
200 S 3rd St, Las Vegas, NV 89101

For a full listing of PRB event locations and addresses click HERE!

CAN I BRING ____ TO THE FESTIVAL?

All rules and info regarding what is/isn’t allowed at the festival can be found HERE!

DO YOU HAVE A BAG POLICY?

YES. Please click HERE for details.

WEED IS LEGAL IN VEGAS, WHERE CAN I SMOKE IT?

Weed is legal, but it doesn’t mean it’s legal to smoke it in public. Click HERE for the low down on where to get high.

WILL THERE BE LOCKERS ON THE FESTIVAL GROUNDS?

Yes, lockers are now available to rent – https://www.punkrockbowlinglockers.com/

IS THERE AN ADA SECTION AT THE FESTIVAL?

Yes, there is an ADA section

WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE POOL PARTIES BE?

We will be hosting our infamous pool parties at The Downtown Grand, Fri-Sun. Bands TBA Summer 2021. Check out the Pool Parties page for updates!
The pool parties are FREE to everyone, HOWEVER the pool area has a limited capacity which will be controlled by hotel staff. 
If you book a room at the Downtown Grand through the PRB website, you will receive TWO wristbands at check in. A wristband gives you early priority entrance to the pool parties, but they do not guarantee entrance. 
There are no extra wristbands available for anyone and they are not for sale.
If you book a DTG room through the hotel or any other service besides directly with PRB, please to talk to the hotel about if they will provide wristbands.

**Your wristband does not get you in to the After Parties that take place at the Downtown Grand, you must purchase a ticket for those shows.

WHEN WILL VIP TICKETS BE ON SALE?

VIP Tickets for 2021 are SOLD OUT!

WHAT DOES A VIP PASS INCLUDE?

*Unlimited IN’s and OUT’s (*optional upgrade)
3 Free Drinks per day
1 Festival T-Shirt
1 Limited edition PRB badass jigsaw puzzle
(featuring a PRB flyer/poster collage)
After Party Presale Access Code (3 tickets total with the option to purchase of up to 2 tickets per show)
Private VIP Bars
Separate VIP Festival entrance 
Upper level viewing section with shade
Close to stage viewing area plus shaded seating w/ Misters
*NEW* Separate VIP area with bleachers for 2nd stage
Air Conditioned full bathrooms 
VIP food vendors
VIP Lockers available for purchase

WHAT’S UP WITH THE BOWLING TOURNAMENT?

The lanes are full for this year’s tournament. Lots of new additions/changes to the tournament this year so please be sure to read the info on the bowling page BEFORE the tournament- Bowling Tournament Info!

WHERE SHOULD I STAY & DO YOU OFFER HOTEL DEALS?

We did have exclusive deals at the Golden Nugget and the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino, but those rooms are currently sold out.

All official PRB events are held in Downtown Las Vegas so we highly recommend you stay in that area, as our events are all walkable from the festival grounds at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center.

For more Hotel related FAQ’s and cancellation info, please check out the HOTEL FAQ page.

HOW DO I GET MY BAND ON ONE OF YOUR AWESOME LINEUPS?

You are welcome to fill out this BAND SUBMISSION FORM with your information (please do not hit us up on social media) and we’ll add you to the list of bands to check out. IF we have a spot for your band, we’ll email you. We get loads of band submissions and it is impossible for us to email everyone a response, just know that we give every band that submits to play a listen. The band list ongoing and we refer to it every year for the festival, after parties and pool parties, so you only need to apply ONCE. Follow up emails by bands will definitely NOT help your chances, so please DON’T bother!

Updated 09.16.21