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Timbre Concerts and Crescendo1 Present

Breakout Festival 2018

PNE Amphitheatre  (Get Directions)
2901 E Hastings St
Vancouver, BC V5K 5J1 Canada
2 events between June 9, 2018 and June 10, 2018.

Vancouver’s First All Hip-Hop and R&B Outdoor Music Festival


Timbre Concerts and CRESCENDO1 are proud to present the first annual BREAKOUT Festival.



Saturday June 9th and Sunday June 10th, 2018
ALL AGES w/ 19+ Bars
Rain or Shine Event
Doors 2:00pm, Show 3:00pm, Curfew 10:00pm

2-Day and VIP Passes: $99.00/$129.00/$149.00/$269.00 (plus appl. s/c) *Tickets include Playland ride passes!*

This is an all-ages show with a 19+ VIP section. VIP tickets are valid for 19+ ONLY (Two pieces of government issued photo ID will be required for entry).

VIP Pass includes the following exclusive benefits:

  • Private viewing area 
  • Private 19+ Bar
  • Washrooms

BREAKOUT Festival 2018 will bring a one-of-a-kind experience to festival goers of all ages. Taking place this summer over two days at Vancouver’s historic PNE Amphitheatre, festival tickets will include access to the concert area and Playland with over 35 rides. Additional festival attractions include a VIP section, a food truck area, 19+ bars, an alcohol-free zone, a merch area and more.

For more info visit:​ https://www.breakout-festival.com/

For the most up to date info, follow Breakout Festival:
Website:​ breakout-festival.com



Where is BREAKOUT Festival?

  • BREAKOUT Festival is going down at PNE Amphitheatre at  2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

If I’m taking the bus, where do I get off?

  • The #014 #095 #N35 and #016 busses stop on Hastings and Renfrew, right in front of PNE.

What time do the gates open and what time do they close?

  • Amphitheatre gates will open at 2pm – 10pm sharp. Playland hours are from 10am – 6pm.

Is there camping on the grounds?

  • No. Curfew is 10pm both nights.

Are ride passes to Playland included?

  • Yes! The price of your ticket includes a ride pass and entry into Playland from 10am – 6pm for the same day you have purchased a ticket for.

Can I leave the amphitheatre to go to Playland and then come back?

  • Yes! That’s why we included a ride pass with your ticket. Access to Playland is available from 10am – 6pm but cut off time to enter Playland is 5:30pm. Guests are subject to security search when going from Playland to Amphitheatre.

Will there be in and out privileges?

  • No. You will not be able to come back in if you leave the Amphitheatre or Playland. Once you’re in, you’re in.

Where do I pick up my Will Call tickets?

  • The Ticketleader Will Call box office located at the Amphitheatre main entrance opens at 12pm.

What if I have a media pass or guest list?

  • At the Amphitheatre Will Call box office starting at 12pm.

I haven’t received my e-ticket yet. When will I get that?

  • E-tickets are emailed to you 48 hours before the event.

I purchased a ticket but I never got a confirmation email.

  • You can contact our ticket service provider Ticketleader here: 604-252-3700

If I have a problem with my tickets or want to purchase a ticket on the day-of-show, where can I do that?

  • There will be a ticket booth operated by TicketLeader for ticket sales and ticket resolution.  This will booth be open at 10am at Playland Main Entrance Gate 13 or at the Amphitheatre entrance at 12pm. Tickets will only be sold while quantities last.

Can I upgrade my GA tickets to VIP?

  • Yes, but only while quantities last. You can upgrade your ticket at the Playland Main Entrance: Gate 13 or Amphitheatre box office on the day-of-event or by calling Ticketleader directly before the event here:  604 252 3700

How old to I have to be to attend?

  • This event is all ages but to purchase VIP tickets you must be 19 and over.

Do I need to bring my ID?

  • You should always bring your ID. You will need ID if you plan on purchasing alcohol or picking up will call tickets.

Will alcohol be served if I’m over 19?

  • Yes! There will be several bars. You must present two pieces of valid ID though (one photo).

What do I get if I purchase VIP tickets?

  • There is a dedicated viewing area for VIP only. There is also a private bar and separate washrooms. We might throw in a few surprises too 😉

If one of my favorite artists bails at the last minute, will you offer refunds?

  • Unfortunately,  there are no refunds on tickets purchased. This lineup is subject to change and if anything happens it will be announce on Breakout Festival’s social media feeds right away.

Who can pick up will call tickets? Can I transfer my tickets to a friend if I can’t make it?

  • You must present the credit card or ID of the person who purchased the tickets. If you need to transfer your ticket to another name you need to do so at least 1 day before the event. You can contact Ticketleader to do that here:  604-252-3700.

How can I get a media pass to BREAKOUT?

  • Media passes are given to publications only. We do not give out media passes to photographers shooting for their Instagram or personal blogs. You can apply for media passes with a letter of assignment from your editor before May 20th by emailing media@breakoutfestival.com

When will we find out if we are approved for media passes?

  • Confirmations will be sent out by Tuesday, May 28th.

Can I bring my camera or GoPro?

  • Non-professional cameras will be allowed. DSLR cameras, drones, and professional video cameras are not permitted without a media pass.

How many stages will there be?

  • There is only one stage at BREAKOUT Festival.

What happens if I buy a 2-day pass and I can’t make the second day? Can I give my wristband to my friend?

  • Unfortunately no. Your 2-day wristband must be in tact and cannot be cut off or it will become invalid.

Which artists play on which days?

  • You can see the single day lineup under the ‘Lineup’ tab on the Breakout Festival website. Set times will be released closer to the date on this website and social media feeds.

Is this festival indoors or outdoors? What if it rains?

  • BREAKOUT Festival will be held outdoors – rain or shine.

Will there be food? What if I have a dietary restriction?

  • Yes! We will have a few different food trucks including plant-based, gluten free and tons of other yummy options.

What am I allowed to bring into BREAKOUT Festival?

  • See our list of restricted items here. Please note: backpacks are allowed, however it’s quicker to enter without one.

What If I get thirsty?

  • We will provide free water stations and you will be allowed to bring in soft plastic bottles (empty).

Is this festival wheelchair accessible? Do you have translators for hearing impaired attendees?

  • Yes the event is wheelchair accessible. No, we do not have translators on site.

What will security be like at this event?

  • We will be working with the VPD to ensure safety of all patrons attending. Pat downs and bag checks will be issued upon entry. Restricted items will be taken by venue security before entering the premises .

My son or daughter would like to attend this event but I don’t want to go. Is this event safe for teenagers without supervision?

  • We will do our best to ensure the safety of all patrons, no matter what age. We will have a strict policy on drugs and underage alcohol consumption but we aren’t babysitters. This is up to each parent’s discretion.

What if I want to accompany my child to the festival but don’t want to buy a ticket?

  • We will have a parent’s room located at The Hastings Room on site (open 1:00pm – 10:30pm).

Are there lockers available for me to store my things?

  • Unfortunately, there won’t be lockers.

Will there be parking around the venue? How much is it?

  • Yes. PNE parking is $20.

Will there be a first aid station on site in case of emergency?

  • Yes. Definitely.

Can I promo my upcoming event or sell my own merch or mixtape?

  • No. We reserve the right to confiscate any items being sold or distributed without our approval.

How can I get myself or my group on the bill for BREAKOUT Festival?

  • If we’re interested, we will contact you. Not the other way around.

Will credit and debit cards be accepted? Are there cash ATMs?

  • Yes and yes.

I’m interested in becoming a vendor or sponsor of this event. Who can I contact?

How can I volunteer for this event?

  • We aren’t accepting volunteers on this event at this time.

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