What Is Echo Park Rising?

Echo Park Rising is a neighborhood event in it’s 4th year that focuses on the music, creativity, diversity and small businesses of Echo Park. There are multiple stages and activities throughout the weekend located on the main routes of Sunset Blvd, Glendale Blvd, Alvarado Avenue and Echo Park Avenue and beyond.

Do I need a tickets?

Echo Park Rising is FREE for all!  We offer a some VIP tickets that include some perks like easy access to the main venues, special bar, tote full of goodies and more tbd.

What time does the show start and end?

Friday:  The Main Taix Stage starts at 4pm and has a 10pm curfew; additional events throughout the neighborhood will go later

Saturday:  The Main Taix Stage starts at noon with a 10pm curfew; additional events throughout the neighborhood will go later

Sunday: NO Main Stage at Taix; activities start noon – 10pm

What’s up with parking?

Street parking is available in Echo Park.  Metered parking lots are located on Logan Ave and also Lemoyne Ave.  Carpool, ride a bike, take public transportation, and never drive drunk.

Can I go in and out of the venues?

Yes, it is encouraged.  If a venue reaches capacity then we will have a line-up and let people in as other people leave

Is there an age limit to attend?

Echo Park Rising is All-Ages although certain areas are 21+ (usually where alcohol is served).  We have activities for all walks of life and all ages.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are NOT allowed in any venue and you should not bring your pet.  Trust us, your pet does not want to be surrounded by thousands of people with loud music going on.

What else can I NOT bring inside the venues?

Glass bottles

Outside Alcohol/Beverages

Illegal Drugs

Liquids in glass or plastic



Blankets or sheets


Marking pens



Video/audio recording equipment and professional photography gear are all prohibited inside the venue.

Please note that if a security officer or festival staff member identifies any other contraband deemed not suitable for Echo Park Rising you will either be asked to return that contraband to your car or leave the festival.  Be cool.

Where can I eat?

Echo Park offers a plethora of amazing food to choose from, you won’t starve.  Echo Park Rising will also feature a few food trucks in a designated area.

Is alcohol permitted?

There will be several full service bars within the venues. You may not bring alcohol into the venue and consumption of alcohol is not permitted outside of licensed establishments.

What happens if it rains?

Echo Park Rising is a ‘rain or shine’ event but it’s August.

Where is first aid located?

If you require first aid assistance, please speak with a staff member and they will direct you to the first aid area. If it is an emergency, please call 911.

Where is the lost and found?

Lost items should be turned into the Echo box office, check there and feel free to call the box office during office hours after the event.