The 2017 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival is approaching quickly, so here’s some important information that festival attendees need to know before June 17. But before reading the rest of this: do you have your tickets yet? If you haven’t already, get your tickets right now!



The Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival takes place at San Francisco’s Potrero del Sol Park, with the festival entrance located at 25th Street and Utah Street.

Potrero del Sol is conveniently situated near multiple public transit options. BART riders can walk to Potrero del Sol from the 24th Street Mission Station, while MUNI riders can use the 9, 10, 19, 27, 33, and 48 lines.

A limited amount of first-come, first-served bike parking will be available at the festival entrance at 25th Street and Utah Street. Please take your valuables with you, as we are not responsible for any loss or theft in the bike parking area.

Hours and Ticketing

Festival doors will open at 12pm, with music beginning promptly at 1pm.

If you purchase a ticket online, you must bring your printed ticket or use the Ticketfly mobile tickets to present your ticket at the festival gates. The Box Office will be open during the event as long as tickets are still available.

Children 5 and under may enter the festival at no cost.

Phono del Sol is Cash-Only (With Many ATMs On-Site)

Phono del Sol is a cash-only festival. There will be multiple ATMs on-site at the box office and inside the festival.

2017 Phono del Sol Site Map
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Refund and Re-Entry Policies

There will be no refunds. Once you enter the festival, there is no re-entry allowed. Lineup is subject to change.


There will be an ADA-accessible platform located near the festival’s bandshell stage. The platform has a limited capacity and space is available on a first come, first served basis. ADA-accessible restrooms are available in the restroom area on the festival grounds.

Please Don’t Bring:

  • Weapons, fireworks, explosives, chains, or laser pointers
  • Alcohol (we’ll have beer and cocktail gardens on-site – bring your valid ID for admission)
  • Illegal substances
  • Large or bulky containers, including large or hard-sided coolers, picnic baskets, or large backpacks
  • Glass containers
  • Instruments
  • Professional still cameras or audio/video recording equipment

No illegal, unauthorized or unlicensed vending will be permitted.

Food and Drinks

There will be a variety of great food and drink options available for purchase. Come hungry!

Unopened bottles of non-alcoholic beverages will be allowed. Opened containers must be empty before entering the festival grounds. Water refills will be available on-site for free.

Bring a Reusable Water Bottle

A city ordinance prohibits us from selling bottled water at the festival. Please bring an empty reusable water bottle to use at our water filling station inside Potrero del Sol Park. Please empty your reusable bottle before arriving or you will be required to empty it at the festival gates. If you don’t have a reusable bottle, compostable cups will also be available for purchase.

Medical Needs

We will have nurses and EMTs on site to offer any emergency medical attention required.


Phono del Sol is currently looking for volunteers before and during the event in exchange for access to the festival. To sign up fill out this form and we will be in touch.