What is the address for The Observatory Grounds?

3503 S Harbor Blvd
Santa Ana, CA 92704

View Google Map here.

How will I receive my ticket?

VIP buyers will receive their ticket digitally, and that ticket can be easily printed at home. General admission ticket buyers can also print their ticket at home, or have a physical ticket mailed in advance for a small fee.

What time should I arrive?

Box office will open at 10AM on the day of the show. VIP buyers should plan to arrive at 10AM for check in.

Where should I park?

There are several parking lots available. All of which are within half a mile of the fest. We will post more specific parking instructions closer to the festival.

When will set times be announced?

There is not a specific date for set times to be announced just yet, so check back soon for more info.

Is Chain Fest all ages?

Yes, all ages are welcome.

Will people with a disability be able to attend?

Yes, easy access will be provided for those with a disability.

What food will be available, and will there be vegan and vegetarian options?

We will have a variety of food options available on the grounds, and vegan and vegetarian options will 100% be present. Check back closer to the fest for more updates.

Is there re-entery?

There is no re-entry allowed

What Items Can We Bring?

You are subject to search before entering the festival.

What is allowed:

Water - two factory sealed water bottles per person, or an EMPTY hydropack

Backpacks, purses, bags, fanny packs, etc - will be searched at entry

What is NOT allowed: 


Audio recording devices


Bullet belts

Professional Cameras with detachable lenses (other cameras are OK)

Chains / Chain wallets


Drugs / Drug paraphernalia 

Fireworks / explosives


Glass containers



Laser pointers

Open containers

Outside food & beverages


Selfie Sticks

Sharpies / markers / pens / scribes

Skateboards, scooters, hoverboards

Spikes on clothing

Steel toe boots

Stuffed animals


Tailgating in parking lots


Video Cameras including GoPros

Weapons of any kind including knives, chains, knuckles, pepper spray

Other items at management discretion