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General Info

MO POP FESTIVAL is a two day festival that will take place on Saturday, July 25 & Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Historic Fort Wayne in Detroit, Michigan.

  • Doors open at 1pm.
  • Mo Pop is an all ages event. Children ages 10 years and under are free with an adult Mo Pop pass-holder.
  • This event is an outdoor event.
  • No refunds, exchanges or cancellations. All attendees are subject to Mo Pop's Purchase Policy.
  • Everyone and all items are subject to search upon entry and at any time inside the venue.
  • Lineup and set times are subject to change without notice.

PLEASE NOTE: Any items that are deemed dangerous may not be admitted into the venue. This is at the discretion of Festival Security.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Tell me the basics.

    It is an outdoor event. No refunds, exchanges or cancellations. Everyone and all items are subject to search upon entry and at any time inside the venue. Lineup and set times are subject to change. All attendees are subject to Mo Pop's Purchase Policy.

  • How old do I need to be to attend Mo Pop?

    Mo Pop is an All Ages Event. Children 10 and under are free with a ticketed adult.

  • Where is the festival located?
  • Is Mo Pop ADA accessible?

    Yes! There will be a mobility platform. ADA restrooms will be located throughout the festival site including the mobility viewing platform. For more information, please email info@mopopfestival.com.

  • What is the closest airport?

    (DTW) Detroit Metro Airport is the closest major international airport to fly into.

  • Where can I stay when I'm in Detroit?

    Hotel Packages are available at the Trumbull & Porter hotel, 1 mile from the festival site. Visit our Hotel Packages page for more info.

  • Will there be parking & how much?

    Weekend Parking is available to add-on to your purchase. To purchase, when adding admission to your order, click on the Weekend Parking tab to add a parking pass to your order.

  • What can I bring to Mo Pop Festival?

    The following items are allowed at Mo Pop Festival:

    • Binoculars
    • Small Digital Cameras including GoPro or similar cameras (point and shoot cameras)
    • Cell phones
    • Sunscreen in a plastic container (no aerosol)
    • Blankets
    • Drawstring bags with 1 pocket are allowed
    • Strollers (subject to search)
    • EMPTY CamelPaks/hydration packs (with no large pockets)
    • Purses no larger than 12in x 12in
    • Breast pumps
    • Inflatable couches
    • Vape Pens
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Portable Chargers
  • Will there be food at Mo Pop?

    Absolutely! Numerous Metro Detroit food trucks will feature diverse menus for vegans, vegetarians, and other dietary needs. The Shipyard will feature some of the finest pop-up restaurants in the area.

  • What should I know about booze?

    You MUST be 21+ to drink. Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and drive. Do not buy a drink for anyone under 21. You will not be served if you are under 21, don’t have a photo ID proving you are at least 21, and/or are intoxicated.

  • Are lockers available?

    Yes. Locker reservations are available for single days or the full weekend. Portable chargers are available on a first come first serve basis at the festival. Click HERE for more info.

  • What can't I bring to, or do, at Mo Pop?

    The following items are prohibited at Mo Pop Festival:

    • No instruments
    • No weapons or firearms of any kind
    • No colors, patches, chains or chain wallets
    • No umbrellas, no hula hoops
    • No Selfie Sticks
    • No back packs or duffle bags
    • No drugs and/or drug paraphernalia
    • No DSLR’s, video cameras and/or audio recording devices
    • No glass containers
    • No outside food/beverage
    • No powdered substances
    • No folding chairs, lawn chairs or coolers
    • No pets with the exception of service animals
    • No drones
    • No totems or signage on extended handles
    • No Aerosol
    • No Hammocks
  • When does Mo Pop start and end?

    Festival hours will be posted closer to the event date.

  • What are your box office hours?

    Box Office hours will be posted closer to the event date.

  • Am I allowed to exit and re-enter the festival grounds?

    Re-entry is only allowed with a Yacht Club VIP pass.

  • I have special dietary/medical needs. Will my special items be allowed in?

    Outside food and drink is not allowed at Mo Pop Festival. Patrons with medical based dietary restrictions can email info@mopopfestival.com for instructions on how to bring in dietary necessities.

    A patron requiring insulin is allowed to bring his or her medically necessary materials and medications, provided all medicine has a prescription label with the patron’s name. Feel free to head over to the main medical tent at any time for assistance with storing your medical materials.

  • Do you have a medical tent on site?

    Our EMS tent is located next to the Grande Stage. You can drop off medication, nurse your child, or speak to a medical professional.

  • Do you have ATMs on site?

    Yes. However, ATM’s are powered by a 4G wireless signal which can be spotty at times, so please plan accordingly.

  • Are you hiring volunteers to work at Mo Pop?

    Thank you for being interested in working Mo Pop Festival. At this time are are currently not seeking volunteers. Please check our social media pages in the future for possible volunteering opportunities.

Getting Here

FESTIVAL LOCATION

Historic Fort Wayne 6325 W Jefferson Ave Detroit, MI 48209

MO POP PARKING LOT

General parking at Mo Pop Festival is $50 for the weekend or $30 per day. There is no overnight parking or camping onsite. General Parking is available to add-on to your purchase. To purchase, when adding admission to your order, click on the Add Ons tab to add a parking pass to your order.

Note: Parking is included with Yacht Club Passes.

BIKES

Ride your bike to Historic Fort Wayne, then let our friends at Metropolis Cycles provide you with free and safe bicycle parking at the Festival site.

Mo Pop map

Lockers

The Mobile Locker Co logo

Drop It and Lock It. Reserve a locker and keep your hands free for the weekend! Reservations are available for single days or full weekend. Portable chargers are available on a first come first serve basis at the Festival. CLICK HERE to reserve your locker.

Accessibility

Mo Pop Festival is a fully accessible event, and we are dedicated to continually improving our efforts to ensure you have access to all the festival amenities. We welcome and encourage all feedback and suggestions from our patrons. For ADA/Accessibility information not included in the page below, please contact us at info@mopopfestival.com.

WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY

The venue is fully navigable for people with mobility disabilities. There are accessible pathways connected throughout the venue including parking, entrances, stages, vendors and all other activity areas.

PARKING

Handicap accessible parking is available at all lots. There is an extremely limited amount of on-site ADA Parking available which is available on a first-come first-serve basis. Handicap patrons must present a valid handicap placards, plates and/or permits, as well as the applicable proof that it belongs to them. Please note that it’s against the law to park in an accessible parking space without the required ADA credentials or to fraudulently use someone else’s in order to gain access to ADA parking spots.

ACCESSIBLE VIEWING AREAS

There will be elevated accessible viewing areas made available to ADA Patrons and one companion.

ACCESSIBLE VIEWING AREA POLICIES

  • Companions may be asked to stand if capacity is reached.
  • These are non-smoking areas.
  • Patrons are not allowed to save spots and if a guest is not present for over an hour, their area will be given to another disabled guest.

SERVICE ANIMALS

Service animals are permitted throughout the festival grounds; however this does not include emotional support animals, therapy animals, or companion animals. Only legitimate service animals will be allowed within the festival footprint. Pets are not allowed and will be turned away.

If you are bringing a service animal, make sure to check in at the Box Office for registration. Only legitimate service animals that are properly trained and under the proper care of their owners will be provided with the appropriate credentials.

All service animals must remain by the handler’s side at all times and must be harnessed, leashed, or tethered, unless these devices interfere with the service animal’s work or the individual’s disability prevents using these devices. In that case, the individual must maintain control of the animal through voice, signal, or other effective controls.

Anyone bringing an animal will be responsible for and liable for any damage or injury caused by the animal.