HiJinx

HiJinx
Dec 30th - 31st, 2021 Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia, PA
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Countdown to Hijinx Fest 2021

FAQ

When is HijInx 2021?

Dates: Friday, December 30 – 31/ 2021

Doors: 4:30pm

Venue: Pennsylvania Convention Center / 1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Age: 18+ Entry / 21+ for Bars.

Everyone will be required to present a government issued ID upon entry.

 

Please note this show is requiring all fans to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test (printed or digital) within 72 hours of the event OR proof of full vaccination for entry.

 

All fans must have received a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test within 72-hours before entry to the facility and provide proof of a negative result (printed or digital) prior to entering the venue. Or, be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) and provide proof of vaccination – the original vaccination card, digital copy of the vaccination card or a printed copy of the vaccination card.

 

Unvaccinated fans with a valid medical restriction & medical note will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 72-hours before entry to the facility, and will provide proof of negative result prior to entering the venue.

 

Please note that requirements and venue protocols, such as testing and vaccination, are subject to change, so be sure to check back closer to your event date for the latest information.

In accordance with local guidelines: Until further notice, masks are required to be worn at all times for attendees, regardless of vaccination status, except while actively eating or drinking.

 

Testing Info

Rapid Testing is available on site at the corner of 13th & Arch Street between 1:30PM and 10PM on 12/31. Cost per test is $39.99. Preregistration is available at the link below.

 

Pre-Registration Link (Day 2 – 12/31)

https://calendly.com/returntolive/hijinx-festival-day-two?month=2021-12

What are acceptable forms of vaccination or negative test proof?

Accepted forms of vaccination proof are:

  • Pictures of the vaccination card (picture of both front & back)
  • Health passports
  • Physical vaccination card

Please note final vaccine dose must have been administered 14 days prior to event entry (December 15, 2021 for the 30th and December 16, 2021 for the 31st).

 

Accepted forms of test results are those that have been provided by a third party (urgent care/testing site or the like) within 72 hours of the event and must show a negative result.

At home tests will not be accepted.

Results marked as invalid will not be accepted.

Please note test must have been administered on December 28th, 2021 or later.

What are your Health & Safety protocols?

Please note this show is requiring all fans to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test (printed or digital) within 72 hours of the event OR proof of full vaccination for entry.

 

All fans must have received a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test within 72-hours before entry to the facility and provide proof of a negative result (printed or digital) prior to entering the venue. Or, be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) and provide proof of vaccination – the original vaccination card, digital copy of the vaccination card or a printed copy of the vaccination card.

 

Unvaccinated fans with a valid medical restriction & medical note will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 72-hours before entry to the facility, and will provide proof of negative result prior to entering the venue.

 

Please note that requirements and venue protocols, such as testing and vaccination, are subject to change, so be sure to check back closer to your event date for the latest information.

In accordance with local guidelines: Until further notice, masks are required to be worn at all times for attendees, regardless of vaccination status, except while actively eating or drinking.

Beverages will be available at various locations throughout the venue including numerous bar options for those 21+ (with valid government-issued ID). Patrons are welcome to purchase and have drinks with them throughout the venue.

In accordance with local guidelines, a designated food concessions area will be available. Patrons who are actively eating will need to remain in the food concession area until done eating.

 

What is your mask policy?

In accordance with local guidelines: Until further notice, masks are required to be worn at all times for attendees, regardless of vaccination status, except while actively eating or drinking.

 

When will I receive my tickets?

GA Tickets are mobile only and will be delivered on December 27.

VIP Tickets are will call only.

Box office hours: 4pm – 11pm

Can I upgrade to VIP?

Limited single day VIP upgrades will be available while supplies last. Once you are inside the venue, visit the customer service area near the lockers for more information.

I want to ride the rail. What ticket should I buy?

Both GA & VIP ticket holders can get to the rail.

BUT only VIP holders will have a portion of the rail reserved for an exclusive VIP pit.

Is there re-entry?

Re-entry is not allowed but there will be a designated smoking area.

Is there parking?

There are plenty of parking garages in the area, visit philapark.org for locations.

Will there be lockers?

Lockers are sold out at this time.

Does Hijinx Festival have food?

Duh. We will have an elite team of thoroughbred bartenders operating in 20,000+ feet of bar space for optimal sending potential.

Bev will be available at various locations throughout the venue including numerous bar options for those 21+ (with valid government-issued ID). Patrons are welcome to purchase and have drinks with them throughout the venue.

In accordance with local guidelines, a designated food concessions area will be available. Patrons who are actively eating will need to remain in the food concession area until done eating.

Please note food and beverage for purchase offerings will be available via cashless payment. Acceptable forms of payment include credit cards, debit card, Apple pay & Google pay.

Free water refill stations will be located throughout the main room of the venue. Also, a few water fountains are located near the restroom areas.

Beverage & concession locations will also have bottled water for purchase.

ATM question – move down a bit under the form of ID question.

Please note food and beverage offerings will be available via cashless payment. Acceptable forms of payment include credit cards, debit card, Apple pay & Google pay.

Free water refill stations will be located throughout the main room of the venue. Also, a few water fountains are located near the restroom areas.

Beverage & concession locations will also have bottled water for purchase.

Can I get a media pass?

The media deadline has passed.

Where can I find ADA information?

A designated ADA viewing area will be available.

Please note ADA Entry is located at the box office entrance located on Arch St at the corner of Broad & Arch Street (northeast corner of Arch).

 

Please direct any ADA-related ticketing questions to info@hijinxfest.com

Can I bring my camelback?

Yup, provided that it’s empty upon your arrival. They will be inspected.

Please Note: Camelbaks must only have two main compartments and one smaller compartment.

Free water refill stations will be located throughout the main room of the venue. Also, a few water fountains are located near the restroom areas.

Beverage & concession locations will also have bottled water for purchase.

Can I bring my totem?

It be cool if you didn’t… but we get it, totems are fun. You can bring one, just make sure it’s constructed on a cardboard tube (no other materials will be allowed).

Totems cannot be dangerous to public safety. They will be inspected on merits of safety & wittiness. Keep them chill.

 

Can I bring a LED hula hoop, POI, or other flow toys?

Did you even read our what’s allowed / prohibited drop down section jawns below? Yes, flow toys that do not use fire are permitted. Fire = nope.

Can I Get Tickets Day of Show?

Limited 2-day tickets will be available at the box office day of show while supplies last. Snag yours as early as possible, though, in advance to secure the cheapest price point.

The Box Office is located on Arch St at the corner of Broad & Arch (northeast corner of Arch).
The Box Office will open at 4pm ET on December 30 & December 31.
The Box Office will close at 11:30pm ET on December 30 & December 31.
Limited VIP Upgrades will be available at the Box Office!

 

I have a 2-day pass, can i go one day and sell my pass for the other day?

Jake really? No. It’s not possible. 2-Day Passes are sold as 1 ticket through mobile delivery only. There are no hard tickets or PDFs. You must full send.

Can I get a free ticket?

Click here for more info on free tickets.

Are there refunds?

No refunds, no exchanges. While all artists are confirmed for HiJinx, artists are subject to change without notice and no refunds will be issued for artist cancellations.

Will you have ATMs on site?

Yes, there is an ATM located near the elevators on the lobby level of the venue as well as another ATM located on the main event level near the elevators.

Emergencies/First Aid?

There will be 24-hour medical stations and emergency personnel on site.

Will You Provide Water?

Absolutely. Please stay hydrated and take care of yourself. Free water refill stations will be located throughout the main room of the venue. Also, a few water fountains are located near the restroom areas.

 

Beverage & concession locations will also have bottled water for sale.

What are the acceptable forms of ID?

Acceptable:

  • US government-issued driver license or ID card displaying a photograph and date of birth.
  • US or foreign government-issued passport displaying a photograph and date of birth.
  • Foreign government-issued driver license with a color photocopy of a foreign government-issued passport with both documents displaying both a photograph and date of birth.

Not accepted:

  • School identification cards
  • Consular identification cards
  • Expired identification of any kind, even if listed on the “Acceptable” list.
  • Birth certificates
  • Photocopies of any identification document except as noted in the “Acceptable” list
Can I volunteer?
APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED
Can I be a vendor?

If you want to be a part of the HiJinx Bazaar, please email your business, photos of your shop and other events you’ve vended to vending@HiJinxfest.com

Lost and Found

Lost and Found is available during the event and is located near the locker area.

 

Lost and Found will also be open at the Pennsylvania Convention Center (enter at Broad & Cherry Street) on the following times & dates.

 

SAT 1/1 10AM-1PM

SUN 1/2 9AM-Noon

 

After this weekend, all phones, wallets, IDs, passports, credit cards, prescription glasses, and tech items (such as cameras or portable chargers) will be held at an off-site location.

 

Please contact LostandFoundHiJinx@gmail.com for more information.

Can I apply to do an art installation at Hijinx?

If you’ve got some cool shit, send us your concepts info@HiJinxFest.com

Allowed Items

  • Small bags, purses, and fanny packs (12” x 12” x 16” maximum size)
  • Empty water bottles, including reusable and disposable water bottles
  • One factory sealed bottle of water
  • Empty Camel Bak style water bladder systems
  • Non-professional cameras
  • Lighters
  • Sealed: cigarette packages, tampons, packs of gum, and chapstick/lip gloss
  • Reusable Light Up Toys
  • Prescription and OTC medications  subject  to  specific  conditions***
  • Factory-sealed, non-refillable electronic or vapor cigarettes
  • Totems and/or flags (no wood or metal)
  • Hula Hoops

Please note this list is subject to change per the request of the artist and local authorities.

***Special Note About Prescription and OTC Medications: Prescription medication are allowed only in the original prescription bottle, any guests attempting to bring in prescription medication must have a government-issued photo identification card that matches the name printed on the prescription, and the pills in the bottle must match the description printed on the prescription.

Over-the-counter medications are allowed in provided that they are new and the original, factory-sealed container.

Prohibited Items

Weapons of any kind

  • Glass in any form
  • Large bags or backpacks
  • Any professional cameras, any video, and/or any audio equipment (including Go Pros)
  • Tripods, monopods, and selfie-sticks
  • Unsealed: cigarette packages, tampons, packs of gum, chap stick/lip gloss
  • Eye drops
  • Focus light beam devices of any kind, including laser pointers
  • Balloons, balls, Frisbees, and/or any other projectile
  • Pacifiers
  • Stuffed animals or dolls
  • Marker, pens, and spray paint
  • Flyers, stickers, and posters or anything deemed to be a promotional item
  • Flammable products or materials and sprays
  • Illegal substances of any kind
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Vitamins
  • Waterguns, water balloons, and/or any other kind of water projectile
  • Any item that can be used as a weapon, including wallet chains
  • Any item that can be used as a means to disturb the peace, endanger the safety of the crowd, and/or inflict damage to people and goods
  • Fireworks, pyrotechnics, or any other kind of explosive
  • Instruments
  • Pets (except service animals with a current rabies certification)

Please note this list is subject to change per the request of the artist and local authorities.