Festival Information | Desert Oasis 2017

October 7-8 Music Festival

Empire Polo Fields Indio CA

Festival Information

Information & Rules

  • Saturday, October 7 – Sunday, October 8, 2017.
  • Gates open at 1:00 PM daily (times subject to change).
  • Lineup and set times are subject to change.
  • The festival is a rain or shine event.
  • No refunds or exchanges.
  • Children 12 and under are free.
  • See our FAQs for information about parking, getting here, camping and other details.

What Can I Bring?


  • Baby strollers and baby wipes
  • Blankets, small beach towels
  • Cameras (Non-professional)
  • Cigarettes (unopened) and lighters
  • GoPros
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hats and parasols (no umbrellas)
  • Makeup, eye drops and chapstick
  • Mobile phones, chargers
  • Plastic water bottles (empty), CamelBaks (empty)
  • Purses, handbags, fanny packs, backpacks
  • Service animals (see ADA Guide)
  • Sunblock (non-aerosol)
  • Sunglasses
  • Walkie talkies

Not allowed

  • No Aerosol products
  • No Air horns
  • No Audio recording devices
  • No Bota bags
  • No Chains/chain wallets
  • No Chairs
  • No Coolers
  • No Drones, remote control aircraft, toys/cars
  • No Drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • No Fireworks/explosives or ammunition
  • No Flyers, giveaways or promotional samples/items
  • No Hoverboards or motorized scooters
  • No Hula hoops
  • No Instruments
  • No Kites or sky lanterns
  • No Knives/guns/weapons
  • No Laser pointers
  • No Metal or glass water bottles
  • No Outside food or beverages
  • No Pepper spray or mace
  • No Pets or other animals
  • No Professional cameras (no detachable lens cameras)
  • No Refunds/exchanges/cancellations
  • No Tailgating in parking lots
  • No Tarps
  • No Tents or sleeping bags
  • No Totems
  • No Toy guns, water guns or sling shots
  • No Tripods or selfie sticks
  • No Umbrellas
  • No Video cameras

Health & Safety

There will be a First Aid tent located inside the festival venue. Please refer to the Festival Map for the location.

Security staff will be roaming the campgrounds and main festival venue throughout the event. All vehicles will be searched upon entry to the campgrounds. All attendees will be searched each time they enter the festival.

Other Questions?