Paradiso Festival 2017 is where paradise meets music. The festival is known for its breathtaking views of the Columbia River Gorge in George, Washington — and its awesome electronic music acts. This year’s lineup includes Alan Walker, Baauer and Bijou. The festival is normally a sell-out, so buy your tickets quickly!
(Read: Paradiso Festival Top Tips)
Paradiso Festival Dates and Location
Paradiso Festival will be held at the Gorge Amphitheatre on June 23-24, 2017.
Paradiso Festival Lineup
Taking over the stage this year are Alan Walker, Andy C, Baauer, Anna Lunoe, Ben Nicky, Bijou and Black Tiger Sex Machine.
Paradiso Festival Tickets
General admission weekend ticket – $183
Getting To and From Paradiso Festival
Air – Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is 120 miles from the festival site.
Car – The only way to get to the Columbia River Gorge is by car, ride-sharing or taxi as there is no direct public transportation to the site. There is ample parking at the festival and the cost is already included in the general admission ticket price. Attendees are encouraged to carpool using sites such as Ricky Rides or BlaBlaCar.
Where To Stay For Paradiso Festival
Most people camp at the campground next to the festival amphitheater. If you drive to the festival, there are also some great nearby options that you can stay in, such as hotels, hostels and rooms.
Hotel: Keep things basic (and on a budget) and stay at the Travelodge in the nearby town of Wenatchee. Book a room at Travelodge Wenatchee from $79.
Airbnb: The Rock Island Rd Getaway is a cute apartment located near to the town of Wenatchee, which is a one-hour-drive from Paradiso Festival. Book the Rock Island Getaway apartment from $78.
Paradiso Festival 2017 is known as the place where paradise meets music. With awesome electronic music acts, such as Alan Walker, Baauer and Bijou, and breathtaking views of the Columbia River Gorge, it’s easy to see why the festival is a total sell-out. Here are our Paradiso Festival top tips.
1. Keep hydrated
There are plenty of free water stations located throughout the festival site. You can purchase a reusable water bottle at the site and the bottles can be reused at Paradiso festivals in the future.
2. Get listening
Check out the Paradiso Festival 2017 Spotify playlist ahead of the festival.
3. Think about the environment
There will be a team of Green volunteers at the festival helping to raise environmental awareness. Check out the fun programs to help incentivize you to be green, such as the chance to win apparel and festival passes.
4. Long lines
Lines for the campground are extra long on Thursday and Friday due to vehicle searches – so come prepared to wait for a few hours.
5. Check the map
Hold on to the map you are given when you enter the festival, it will show you the festival site and handy bits of information such as the location of ATMs and toilets.
6. Reserve a locker
Reserve a locker ahead of the festival. A two-day locker rental is $35 and one-day locker rental with charger is $40.
7. No parking fees
The cost of parking is already included in your ticket price and the site has ample parking
8. Stay clean
Hot showers cost $3 a pop