When are details for Self Help Fest San Bernardino 2018 being announced?

We’ll be back in San Bernardino on March 3, 2018. More details coming soon. Hang tight!

What bands are participating in the VIP meet and greet?

All artists on the lineup are scheduled to take part in the meet and greet with the exception of The Story So Far and Moose Blood. **Subject to change**

When will set times be announced?

Set times will be announced at least 48 hours prior to the festival’s start time.

How many stages will be at the festival?


What items are prohibited from being brought into the festival?


No Weapons, knives, guns, mace/pepper spray, tasers, fireworks, outside food or beverage (Update: 1 sealed bottle of water per patron is allowed), alcohol, umbrellas, chains, spiked clothing, pets and animals other than certified service dogs. No backpacks, but small purses/bags are allowed (and are subject to search).

No outside beverage of any kind. No bottles, cans, glass or liquid containers of any kind. No weapons of any kind (including pocket knives, pepper spray, and mace). No toy or fake weapons. No alcohol or illegal substances. No animals (except service animals). No video and sound recording devices. No large umbrellas. No fireworks or any types of explosives. No skateboards, scooters, hover boards or any personalized vehicles. No professional cameras (detachable lens). No poles, sticks, or selfie sticks. No laser pointers. No artificial noise makers. No backpacks (drawstring bags are allowed). No chairs exceeding 12” from the ground to the bottom of the seat when unfolded. No aerosol cans. Guests without shoes or shirts are not permitted to enter. Any other item deemed unsafe by venue personnel. No Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones): Use of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (collectively, “Aircraft Systems”) at The Palace of Auburn Hills, DTE Energy Music Theatre, Meadowbrook Amphitheatre, and Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill including its surrounding parking areas, is strictly prohibited at all times without prior written approval from PS&E. Violations of this policy will result in possible arrest and/or confiscation of the Unmanned Aircraft System

Am I allowed to take photos and video?

No professional audio or video recording devices are allowed. Mobile phones are okay.

Are any volunteer positions available?

No volunteer positions are available at this time.

Can my band play at Self Help Fest?

We are not accepting artist submissions at this time.

Can I leave the festival and re-enter?

No. Re-entry is not allowed.

Is Self Help Fest all ages?


Is the event rain or shine?


Where should vendor / sponsorship requests be sent?

Please send your request to info@flysouthmusic.com.

Where should press / photo / media requests be sent?

Please send your request to austin@secretservicepr.com.