Get Ready for La Onda

Start planning your La Onda experience with the guide below.

Activate Your Wristband

Your wristbands are being shipped! Here’s what to do when you receive them: 
– Do not try on your wristband. 
– Activate your wristband: This will help in case of emergencies or if you need help with your wristband. 
– Register your wristband for cashless payment: Register your wristband with a credit or debit card so you can use your wristband as payment throughout the festival. (optional)

La Onda is a Cashless Festival
– cash will not be accepted inside the festival. If you don’t want to register for cashless with your wristband, please bring a Credit or Debit card to make purchases at the festival.

Official Festival App

Download the official La Onda app to build your own personalized schedule, discover and listen to 2024 artists, discover food, drinks, art and much more. The app for Android is coming soon.

Lucha Libre

Experience Lucha Libre! Check out these masked luchadores bring the energy and fly through the air with their incredible moves. You can catch them at the back of the La Onda Green, between music sets on the La Onda Stage. 

Merch Mobile Pickup with Google Pay

Skip the merch line thanks to Google Pay! Plus, get a limited edition La Onda tote with your order.*

At the festival, use the La Onda app to order merch, then pick up at the Google Pay Mobile Merch Pickup near the Burnell St. entrance.

*Limited to the first 2,000 eligible festival attendees to spend $20 or more (before taxes/fees) on an on-site merchandise order via the La Onda festival app using Google Pay between 6/1/24 – 6/2/24. 18+. Pick up at Google Pay Merch Booth. Full Offer Terms apply.




Corona Discoteca

The Corona Discoteca is ready to kick off the weekend with music and cold Coronas! Visit to enjoy an ice-cold Corona and dance the day away with the DJs spinning between sets on Verizon stage.

Stay Healthy with Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente está aquí para echarte la mano and help you thrive all weekend long! Enjoy water, hand sanitizer and sunscreen stations throughout the festival to stay healthy and happy each day of La Onda. 

JUVÉDERM® Collection of Fillers

Visit the JUVÉDERM® Collection of Fillers activation to get airbrushed tattoos or if you’re an Allē Member, try your luck on the claw machine for a chance to win coveted premiums and offers.

Festival Wi-Fi

La Onda is fully Wi-Fi enabled! Connect to #La Onda Free WiFi, the festival-wide Wi-Fi, and make the most out of your festival experience. 


Verizon customers get exclusive access at La Onda. Swing by the Verizon Deck for beautiful views of the Verizon Stage, free charging & a free custom phone case.

Plus Verizon customers can skip the line at the merch booths with the Verizon Fast Lane.

Silent Disco

¡A bailar! Dance it out at the Silent Disco! 

Toss on some headphones and get dancing at the Silent Disco on Main Street where DJ’s will be spinning all day long.

The Club

Échale un ojo al Club en Main Street and enjoy all day DJ sets, a space to lounge, air conditioning, bars and more. 

The Spa by CalHOPE

Echa un vistazo al Spa La Onda by CalHOPE y recarga las pilas with a massage, hydration therapy, hairstyling and more. Leave feeling rejuvenated to enjoy every set, sip and bite La Onda has to offer.


Festival Box Office & Ticket Order Pickup

The Festival Box Office for ticket sales, wristband help and upgrades is located on the corner of 3rd & Bailey St. 

Ticket Order Pickup is located at 421 3rd Street, at Juarez and 3rd St. To pick up passes at Ticket Order Pickup, you must show a valid, government issued photo ID. 

Hours for the Festival Box Office & Ticket Order Pickup:
Friday 5/31 – 12pm-7pm
Saturday 6/1 – 10am-8pm
Sunday 6/2 – 10am-8pm

Lost, stolen, damaged and tampered with wristbands will only be replaced at the discretion of festival staff. The wristband replacement fee is $20 and can be purchased at the Festival Box Office. 

Bag & Wagon/Stroller Policy

Please note our Bag & Wagon/Stroller Policies below. For more detailed information on what’s allowed & prohibited at the festival, visit our info page here.

– Clear bags made up of plastic, vinyl, or PVC that are NO larger than 12″L x 6″W x 12″L.
– Empty hydration packs with NO more than one additional pocket. Water bladder must be empty.* 
– Small clutch purses and fanny packs  (6″ x 9″ or smaller), with no more than one pocket.

NOT Allowed:
– Any bags that are larger than 6”x9” and NOT clear.
– Any backpacks that are not clear.
– Any bags that are larger than 12″L x 6″W x 12″L. 
– Any hydration packs with more than 2 pockets.

For expediency, we recommend using a clear bag and removing coats, jackets and additional layers from bags before entering security. Fast Lanes will be available for guests entering with NO BAGS. This bag policy is subject to change.

Wagons are not permitted regardless if they are pushed or pulled or their dimensions. Strollers must not exceed 31″ (79cm) wide x 52″ (132cm) long. 

*CamelBak-style water bladder systems that have been EMPTIED are allowed into the Venue. Water bladders themselves must be able to be removed from the carrier and must be transparent enough to allow visual inspection of the empty bladder. Any CamelBak-style water bladder system that has a bladder that cannot be removed from the carrier and/or is opaque enough to prevent visual inspection will not be allowed into the Venue.