Welcome

Celebrate this Hallow's Eve and commit yourself to Freaky Deaky with two days of dancing on the dark side, October 28-29th, at Portland Expo Center in Portland, Oregon.

Our freaky celebration welcomes many of today's most sinister selectors with booming basslines to be heard for miles. Don't miss Portland's premier Halloween dance music event, and start planning now for a freaky good time!

Hours

Festivities take place on Friday and Saturday of Halloween weekend, with performances beginning in the evening and running all night.

Day 1: Friday, October 28th

  • Parking lots open at 4:00 PM.
  • Box office opens at 5:00 PM.
  • Gates open at 6:00 PM.
  • Event ends at 12:00 AM.

Day 2: Saturday, October 29th

  • Parking lots open at 4:00 PM.
  • Box office opens at 5:00 PM.
  • Gates open at 6:00 PM.
  • Event ends at 12:00 AM.

Tickets

Tickets go on sale Friday, July 22nd at 10:00 AM PT!

Purchase your tickets before the next price increase and lock in the best possible price.

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Lineup

Our freaky celebration welcomes many of today's most sinister selectors with booming basslines to be heard for miles.

Explore the lineup to discover your new favorite artist, listen, and create your own schedule before going to the show!

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Location

Halloween's premier dance music event descends upon Portland Expo Center in Portland, Oregon.

Plot your arrival and departure with complete details about parking, where to direct your cab for drop-offs and pick-ups, and where to rest your bones for the night.

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ADA Accessibility

We are dedicated to providing an accessible festival experience to all fans.

Freaky Deaky will feature an array of accessible features, including parking, restrooms, viewing platforms, and more.

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Guidelines

Make the most of our time at the event with a quick peek at the general festival guidelines. Become familiar with what you can and cannot bring along, ensure you have the proper identification, and prepare accordingly.

Ages

Freaky Deaky is open to fans who are ages 18 and above. To purchase and consume alcohol, you must be at least 21 years of age.

Weather

The festival will take place rain or shine, excluding life-threatening weather. Please keep up-to-date on local weather reports and prepare accordingly.

Code of Conduct

  • NO Re-entry or Ins & Outs.
  • NO Refunds or Exchanges.
  • NO Sitting on Designated Dance Floor Areas.
  • NO Moshing, Crowd Surfing, or Stage Diving.
  • NO Unauthorized/Unlicensed Vendors Allowed.
  • NO Unauthorized Solicitations, Handbills, Sampling, Giveaways, etc.
  • NO Camping.
  • NO Tailgating.

Security

Every attendee (including media and guests) will be searched prior to entry with a TSA-style search, which includes emptying your pockets and bags, a full pat-down, an examination of items brought with you, and potentially removal of your shoes. Police officers work both inside and outside our events with the aid of K9 units. All narcotics laws are strictly enforced. Event staff reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone.

Safety & Medical

In the First Aid tents located throughout the festival, you'll find teams of medical practitioners ready to care for your every need. If you or a friend is not feeling well, are lightheaded, nauseated, or have another medical need like blisters or a headache, please visit our friendly medical staff and feel free to ask a festival team member for assistance.

Zero Tolerance

The use or possession of any illegal drugs or substances will not be tolerated - either inside or outside the venue.

If you are found inebriated at the entrance, security will not allow you to enter the festival. Event staff reserves the right of admittance refusal.

Item Policy

Few things are necessary to enjoy the show, but there are a couple of items that you shouldn't leave home without. When in doubt, please take a moment to reference our guide covering everything you can and cannot bring past the front gates.

If at any time an acceptable item is deemed harmful to other patrons, it may be confiscated.

Acceptable

  • OK Dust and Surgical Masks.
  • OK Disinfectant Gel and Wipes.
  • OK Clear Plastic Bags no larger than 12" x 6" x 12".
  • OK Clutch Purses and Fanny Packs no larger than 10" x 5" x 3".
  • OK Hydration Backpacks, Camelbaks, Bota, etc. Bladder must be removable, transparent and subject to inspection. (Arrive empty).
  • OK Clear Plastic Water Bottle (Arrive empty).
  • OK Factory Sealed Single Serve Plastic Water Bottle (Max 32oz, Limit one per person).
  • OK Flow-wands, Batons, or Orbs.
  • OK Orbits, Flowlights, Poi, or Pixel Whips.
  • OK Hula Hoops (Including LED).
  • OK Handheld Camera Devices (GoPro, Digital Phone, Point-and-Shoot Cameras, Disposable Cameras)
  • OK Mobile Phones.
  • OK Lighters.
  • OK Earplugs.
  • OK Sunglasses, Kaleidoscope Glasses, and Goggles.
  • OK Hats.
  • OK Glowing/Illuminated Costumes or Jewelry.
  • OK Lip Liner, Lip Gloss, Lipstick, Sealed Chapstick.
  • OK Sealed Packs of Gum.
  • OK Sealed Eyedrops.
  • OK Sealed Tampons.
  • OK Dry Makeup (NO liquid makeup).
  • OK Factory Sealed Deodorant (Trial size, non-aerosol).
  • OK Factory Sealed/Disposable E-Cigarettes, Vape Pens, and Cartridges.
  • OK Refillable Vape Devices (Chambers must arrive empty)
  • OK Factory Sealed Packs of Cigarettes.

Prohibited

  • NO Illegal Substances.
  • NO Drugs or Drug Paraphernalia.
  • NO Unsealed Over the Counter Medications or Vitamins. Non-Narcotic prescription medications OK with approval from Security. Must be single dose/daily medication and be in the original bottle with name on label matching your ID.
  • NO Vicks Inhaler, VapoInhalers.
  • NO Animals (except service animals).
  • NO Massagers.
  • NO Laser Pointers.
  • NO Pacifiers.
  • NO Gas Masks.
  • NO Native American Headdresses.
  • NO Glass, Cans, Cups, or Coolers.
  • NO Open Containers.
  • NO Markers, Pens, or Spray Paint.
  • NO Large Chains or Spiked Jewelry.
  • NO Stuffed Animals or Dolls.
  • NO Stickers or Flyers or Promotional Signage.
  • NO Inflated Toys, Balls, Balloons (must arrive un-inflated).
  • NO Sports Equipment.
  • NO Chairs.
  • NO Hydration Backpacks that contain non-removable and/or opaque bladders, which impede inspection of contents.
  • NO Backpacks, Purses, or Bags larger than 12" x 12".
  • NO Multi-Pocket Bags.
  • NO Bota bags.
  • NO Glowsticks.
  • NO Fire Poi or Fire Dancing Equipment.
  • NO Unsealed Cigarette Packs.
  • NO Pre-Filled Refillable Vape Devices (Chambers must arrive empty).
  • NO Unsealed Tampons.
  • NO Liquid Makeup.
  • NO Unsealed or Aerosol Sunscreen.
  • NO Outside Food, Beverages, or Candy.
  • NO Musical Instruments (Including Whistles, etc).
  • NO Tactical Gear.
  • NO Walkie Talkies.
  • NO Professional-Grade Tripods, Monopods, Go-Pro Sticks.
  • NO Fireworks, Flammable Products, Projectiles, or Explosives.
  • NO Chinese Lanterns.
  • NO Weapons of any Kind (Including Pocket Knives, Pepper Spray, etc).
  • NO Professional Recording Equipment - Photo, Video, or Audio (Including Detachable Lenses, Tripods, Big Zooms, etc).
  • NO Items deemed as posing a threat to the safe enjoyment of the concert by management.
  • NO Pets (Unless it's a service animal).
  • NO Totems.
  • NO Tailgating Pre-Event.

Essentials

When it comes to essentials, we highly advise you wear a pair of comfy dancin' shoes, a big smile, and dress for the fest' in party attire.

Feel free to let your freak flag fly and wear your festival colors loud and proud, but don't leave home without your ticket and a valid photo ID!

  • Your Ticket or Wristband.
  • Your Valid Photo ID.
  • Comfortable Clothing and Shoes.
  • Smiles and Good Vibes.
  • Festival Costumes Encouraged.

Costumes

Few rules apply when it comes to dressing for the part at Freaky Deaky. Even if you don't want to shell out for an elaborate costume, there are things you can DIY whether you aim to fright or delight. Work on your disguise this Hallow's Eve with simple tricks, we know you can pull it off!

Guidelines

  • Guests must be recognizable from government issued identification. Includes any full face makeup or paint that would interfere with identification process.
  • Entire costume must be easily removable.
  • No batteries larger than AA.
  • No Police, Fire Department, SWAT, Security, Military, or Public Safety costumes.
  • No Handcuffs.
  • No weapon or weapon accessories including swords, daggers, axes or guns.
  • No chains, ropes, whips or metal spikes.
  • No glass or ceramic masks or costume pieces.
  • No dust masks or gas masks of any kind.
  • No fake drugs or fake paraphernalia.

Identification

Apart from your ticket and good vibes, the most important thing to have is an accepted form of identification. Before you head to the park, make sure your ID is good to go!

Acceptable

  • Any US government-issued driver's license or ID card containing a photograph and date of birth.
  • US or foreign government-issued passport containing a photograph and date of birth.
  • Foreign government-issued driver's license/ID with color photocopy of passport (Not valid for 21+ wristband. To purchase alcohol or enter VIP areas, a physical passport or US ID will be required.).
  • DMV Paper ID (a photo on the Paper ID is required). Please note, at the discretion of security, a 2nd form of ID, such as a passport or government-issued ID, may be required to verify age.

Unacceptable

  • Expired Identification Card.
  • School Identification Card.
  • License/Identification Card issued in countries other than the U.S. or Canada.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • Social Security Card.
  • Federal Immigration Card.
  • Voter Registration Card.
  • Copies of any acceptable forms of identification.

Amenities

You'll find a number of amenities, including all the basics, across the event grounds. Preview the list of comforts and conveniences provided on-site and make the most of your time!

Water Refill Stations

We encourage our patrons to stay hydrated and drink plenty of water, as well as sports drinks in order to replenish the body's electrolytes. While you're here, fill up on H20 at any of our free water stations, or purchase water at various concession stands around the venue.

Alcohol

Bars located throughout the festival will serve beer and liquor. Service hours may be limited and you must be at least 21 years of age with valid identification.

ADA Accessibility

We are dedicated to providing an accessible festival experience to all fans. Freaky Deaky will feature an array of accessible features, including parking, restrooms, viewing platforms, and more.

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ATM

Everything you need is already here! Load up on funds at the ATM to take advantage of all that Freaky Deaky has to offer.

Merchandise

Stock up on the sickest merch to wear your festival colors loud and proud! Make sure this year's event is one you remember for a lifetime, mark the occasion with a piece of the Freaky Deaky collection.

Contact

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