Smokin Grooves takes place March 19th, 2022 at LA State Historic Park in Los Angeles, California.
Festival hours are 11AM to 11PM.
Los Angeles State Historic Park is located at 1315 N Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, directly adjacent to Chinatown and the Metro Gold Line.
Los Angeles State Historic Park is located directly adjacent to the Metro Gold Line. We strongly encourage you to Go Metro and take the Gold Line to Chinatown Station, which is a short 5-minute walk away from the festival site. Plan your trip using the Trip Planner found here or call 323.GO.METRO (323.466.3876).
If you are traveling northbound or southbound on the 101F, exit Alameda Street, turn right at the off ramp and Alameda turns into North Spring Street. The park will be on your left.
If you are traveling on the I-5 Freeway, exit Broadway, go west and stay in the left lane. When Broadway splits in two directions, take North Spring Street to the left.
There will be no parking on site at the festival grounds. However, there are a number of paid parking lots close to the park. Be sure to look ahead at open parking lots in the area, and please pay close attention to the anti-gridlock zones between 4-6pm. If you park in the surrounding area, be aware of your belongings. All parking is at your own discretion.
If you use ride sharing services, please note that there will be limited access directly around the park.
More information coming soon!
Age Limit for Ticket Purchase
General Admission and GA+ is all ages. VIP is 21+.
Ticket Types Available
To see more details on our ticket options, please visit the tickets section.
Contact Front Gate Tickets
If you need to contact our ticketing provider, Front Gate Tickets, reach out at contact.frontgatetickets.com.
We offer a layaway plan for your General Admission and VIP tickets to the festival. The layaway plan option can be selected at checkout during the transaction process. After your first payment, the follow-up payments will be drawn automatically from the same payment method on the specified due dates. If you would like to change your payment info or simply for more information about the layaway plan, and existing orders on a layaway plan, please contact our official ticket provider, Front Gate Tickets via contact.frontgatetickets.com.
Questions About Your Order
You can login and view your order status by clicking “Sign In” at the top of this page and then selecting “Manage Order”: https://smokingrooves.frontgatetickets.com/
If you have any other questions about your tickets, please contact Front Gate Tickets: contact.frontgatetickets.com.
Guests and their belongings are subject to search upon entry. You can help keep the lines moving quickly by leaving large bags at home.
NO backpacks, purses or bags are allowed to be brought into the venue, EXCEPT for the following:
For the avoidance of doubt, iridescent, color-tinted, and opalescent bags are NOT allowed; they must be clear.
*** “Comfort,”“therapy” or “emotional support” animals do not meet the definition of a"Service Animal" and are not permitted entry to the Event; For the Avoidance of Doubt, NO other Animals are Permitted.
The safety of our fans and Event attendees is of paramount concern to the Event organizers. The Event organizers reserve the right to deny entry to any person or item the Event organizers and/or authorized security personnel deem(s) dangerous.
*SUBJECT TO CHANGE
We want every fan to feel safe at the festival. Specific questions regarding safety, security, medical, and any others can be directed to email@example.com. If you have an immediate need while on-site seek out any festival staffer, police, fire, or security personnel.
Details on the festival entry process will be available in February 2022.
The safety of fans, artists and staff remains our top priority. Smokin Grooves Fest organizers are in regular communication with local health and public safety officials and will follow all current recommendations and guidelines in place at the time of the festival. As the weekend approaches, Smokin GroovesFest patrons will receive regular updates with important information regarding safety protocols, policies and procedures before entering Las Vegas Festival Grounds, which will also be shared at smokingroovesfestival.com, on social media and via the Smokin Grooves Fest email list.
We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our artists and employees. You must follow all posted instructions while attending Smokin Grooves.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public space where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.
By attending Smokin Grooves, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
Help keep each other healthy.
For the safety of everyone entering the festival, all patrons are subject to a full and complete search prior to entry. By purchasing a ticket, you agree to submit to a full body pat-down and magnetometer screening before entry. If you would like to be screened by security personnel of your same gender, please let security personnel know prior to the search process. Screening of children will always take place with the consent of a parent or guardian. Persons that refuse to comply with the search policy will be refused entry into the event.
Smokin Grooves is a fully accessible event, and we are dedicated to continually improving our efforts to ensure you have access to all the event amenities. We welcome and encourage all feedback and suggestions from our patrons. The following explainsthe services provided this year. For any accessibility-related questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do our best to assist you and address your accessibility needs.
The venue is fully navigable for people with mobility disabilities. The event is held on a flat paved surface. We encourage all guests with mobility disabilities to utilize personal forms of transportation, including wheelchairs and scooters. If you need to recharge your motorized wheelchair, you may do so at the ADA kiosk. Patrons should bring all cords and accessories needed to charge their devices. Chargers must use a 110-volt, 20amp circuit.
We will not be providing wheelchair or scooter rentals.
There will be limited ADA parking for guests with disabilities onsite. ADA parking is available on a first come, first serve basis. You will need a verified handicap placard, permit, or license plate to enter this parking lot. The person to whom the handicap credential is issued to must be present in the vehicle, as a driver or passenger.
There will be an ADA entry lane/entrance, located at the main entrance. Disabled guests may use this lane/entrance to safely enter the venue.After using ADA entry, please visit the ADA kiosk immediately after so that you can keep using ADA entry for the following show days.
Please Note: You must stop here to get your ADA wristband credential.
There will be an ADA kiosk conveniently located inside the venue.At this location, you can:
Accessible Viewing Area
There will be an accessible viewing area[s] made available to ADA patrons at designated stages. To gain access to this/these area[s], please visit us at the ADA kiosk.
Accessible Viewing Area Policies:
Service animals are permitted throughout the venue. However, this does not include emotional support animals, therapy animals, or companion animals. Pets are not allowed and will be turned away. Only legitimate service animals that are properly trained and under the proper care of their owners will be provided with the appropriate credentials and allowed within the event footprint.
The following guidelines must be followed:
Effective Communication Requests
If you would like to request any of the following services:
Requests for these services must be emailed to us at least 30 days prior to the event to allow for sufficient preparation. To submit a request, please email us at email@example.com.
Comments, Questions & Suggestions
Smokin Grooves will consider any request by a guest with disability for reasonable modification of its policies, practices or procedures or for auxiliary aids and services that will permit the guest equal enjoyment of the goods and services offered at the event. We encourage you to make any such request as far in advance as possible to enhance our ability to evaluate and fulfill the request.
In continually trying to make our event more accessible, we encourage you to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any of your accessibility-related needs. Additionally, if you have any questions about ADA policies or our services, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
We hope you find this guide informative, we look forward to seeing you at Smokin Grooves!