Is proof of vaccination required?

Yes. Solid Sound Festival is following MASS MoCA COVID-19 requirements for all guests. These requirements could change between now and May […]

How do I purchase festival passes?

Tickets for Solid Sound 2022 are on sale now and can be found here!!! Currently available: Early Bird 3-day passes […]

What should I bring?

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination Sealed or empty water bottles. Proof of full COVID-19 Vaccination, Photo of Vaccination card is acceptable. […]

What is not allowed into the festival?

Glass Pets Alcohol Hard Coolers Picnic baskets Smoking Drones Glow sticks Tents DLSRs, Professional rigs, long-range lenses, flash photography, tripods, […]

How will I navigate the festival grounds?

As the festival approaches, we will create a handy dandy digital festival map. Check back! A program guide will be […]

What If I can no longer come to the festival?

We’ll miss you. But if you’re left with tickets that you need to get rid of, we have you covered. […]

What time does the festival start / end each day?

Here’s an outline! Box Office: – Friday & Saturday: 10a-10p – Sunday: 10a-6p Galleries: – Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10a-6p […]

What about food?

There will be so much of it, and it will all be delicious!!  We hand-pick the best food trucks and […]

Where does Solid Sound take place?

MASS MoCA, the largest museum of contemporary art in the country 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams, Mass. 01247

How can I get to Solid Sound?

North Adams is approximately 140 miles west of Boston, 160 miles north of NYC and 45 miles east of Albany. […]

What’s the parking situation?

There is limited parking in the immediate vicinity of MASS MoCA and throughout downtown North Adams. Ample, easy-to-access designated off-site […]

Is there lodging and camping on-site or nearby?

Yes. Official Solid Sound campsites are available, with shuttle service to/from MASS MoCA: Solid Ground – (directly across from 387 […]

Can I bring my kids, and do they have to pay?

Children are welcome and admission is free for those 5 and under with an accompanying adult. There is a reduced […]

Will there be dedicated activities for kids?

Yes. Solid Sounds is a family-friendly event! There will be some children-specific programs in addition to many kid-friendly activities. In […]

Are cameras allowed at Solid Sound?

Yes. Small point and shoot digital cameras, polaroids, and phone cameras, are fine but we ask that you refrain from […]

What about tappers?

Because of obstructed views caused by taping rigs, we no longer allow tappers. The good news is, you can get […]

I'm a journalist on assignment. How do I obtain media passes?

Email your request to

Will I be able to get into all venues?

The mainstage and most outdoor courtyards will accommodate all. Some venues are relatively small, will not accommodate everyone in attendance, […]

Is there dedicated ADA viewing?

Yes, MASS MoCA’s galleries are accessible for all visitors.  Solid Sound Festival will have dedicated accessible viewing areas in both […]

What if it rains?

You’ll probably get wet. This is a rain or shine event.

How do I inquire about volunteering at Solid Sound?

Email if you’re interested in volunteering. Solid Sound volunteers enjoy free admission to the full three-day festival in exchange for […]

Can I submit my band, comedy act or artwork for consideration?

No. Thank you for your interest but we are not currently accepting submissions for the festival.

What is the best way to stay informed about schedule changes and pop-up performances?

Sign up here to receive our e-mail newsletter, and follow Solid Sound on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for real-time updates.

Can I buy merchandise ahead of the festival?

Absolutely, right here in the Solid Sound webstore.