Best Music Festival VIP Perks Worth the Upgrade

are vip upgrades worth it at festivals


Sometimes, you simply don’t feel like roughing it at a festival.

There’s something to be said for the accomplishment that is making it through a dirty, sweaty, and downright crusty weekend in GA — but if you’re looking to get a taste of that sweet VIP life, check out these festivals doing upgrades right.


Voodoo Music + Arts Experience

When: Halloween weekend: October 27th-29th

Where: City Park, New Orleans, USA

Voodoo 2017 boasts over 65 performers and diverse headliners like Kendrick Lamar, The Foo Fighters, The Killers, and LCD Soundsystem. This spooky music and arts experience will put you in a spell all weekend with its culture, music, food, art, and large immersive installations.

Take your experience to the next level with their unique VIP packages. The LOA VIP ticket is priced at $400 with perks including complimentary massages, face painting, tarot card reading, and hot shaves for men. Other amenities include private bars, air conditioned and flushable restrooms, and shaded lounge seating.

If you upgrade your VIP package for $900 to the platinum level, you get front row viewing at all stages and access to the platinum only lounge. Added amenities include an open bar, complimentary parking, catered food, and shuttle transportation between stages — so basically, you’re living like the artists do minus the performance contract.

If this sounds like your kind of upgrade, grab your tickets today before prices increase!



When: August 5th-6th

Where: Toronto, Ontario

See acts like Getter, Slushii, Mark Oliver, Borgore, and Major Lazer this year at Canada’s biggest electronic music festival. VIP tickets get you access to bottle service and exclusive VIP bars and washrooms. You can also skip the line and have shaded VIP viewing areas.

Want the luxuries of VIP but on a budget? Veld offers one VIP package priced at only $209.50 AND gives you the option of a payment plan.

They are only offering one tier for their VIP packages so buy your tickets before they sell out.


Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC)

When: June 16th-18th

Where: Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, USA

Although this festival has already came to life for its2017 rendition, it does not mean you cannot start preparing for next year’s festivities. EDC is the largest dance music festival in the country, surpassing the number of Coachella attendees. The three-day festival is jammed packed with people and artists from all of the world, likeAbove and Beyond, Zedd, Tiesto, and many more. In true Vegas fashion, EDC has the ultimate VIP offerings.

Upgrade for complimentary beauty and body paint bars, oxygen bars, kandi bracelet stations, a VIP ball pit, and interactive games and photo booths.Dedicated VIP viewing decks, dance areas, and lounges are included, as well as a VIP ferris wheel, the Blind Owl Bistro, and a burlesque show. This is a great if you do not want to fight big crowds and the sun all day long — and can spend the cash.

EDC also offers a unique upgrade; for the price of $403, you can get married to yours truly under the beautiful electric sky. You and your rave babe can go traditional or choose to wear something more comfortable. You can choose Elvis as your minister; otherwise a traditional minister is provided along with six ceremony photos and the choice to play your own music.

Explore your ticket options today



When: April 20th-22nd

Where: Arkansas, USA

“Good People. Good Music. Good Times” is Backwoods’ motto, and it never disappoints. This three-day camping, music, and arts festival is returning in 2018 with a new location right in the heart of the Ozarks at Mulberry Mountain, the former home of Wakarusa. Odesza, The Floozies, Porter Robinson, Big Gigantic, and many more of our favorite artists have been on past lineups.  

In the past, Backwoods has offered four different VIP packages to choose from. If you are looking for special viewing areas, closer camping sites, private swimming pools, showers, flushable toilets, and catered sit down dinners, then one of these special inclusive packages are perfect for you.

One option allows you to have your lodging INSIDE with 24-7 venue access. This is a perfect opportunity to run into your favorite artists or producers during after parties or as soon as they get off stage, and stay cool while you’re at it. Other cool amenities include free golf cart rides around the venue, free ferris wheel rides, free fire tower climbs, and one free helicopter ride.

For $3,999, you and three other friends can have the Ultimate VIP Cabin Package with your very own cabin and private lake. This unique packageis very limited to only ten packages.

Tickets for Backwoods go on sale July 3rd. Explore your VIP options now


V Festival

When: August 19-20th

Where: Chelmsford United Kingdom

Summer would not be the same without this festival. This major rock and pop music festival has an eclectic lineup with special guests like P!NK, Jay-Z, Steve Aoki, Galantis, and George Ezra.  

For $385.32], you can spend your entire weekend living the VIP life. With a cool chillout garden area and exclusive DJ sets you won’t ever want to leave the VIP area! Luxury bathrooms, private food trucks, and a VIP bar are also great amenities but the glitter make-up station is sure to draw a lot of festival goers.  

Enjoy this amazing weekend of live music and check out VIP upgrade options on their website.


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