SXSW Music Festival Wristband

March 11-16, 2024
Austin, TX

Armani White performs at the Vibe showcase by Kam Bankston

The SXSW Music Festival takes place March 11-16, 2024 in Austin, Texas. Nearly 1,200 Showcasing Artists representing a comprehensive mix of brand new, up-and-coming, international, and legendary artists of all musical genres take the stage for six nights across the city of Austin.

Wristband Details:

  • A SXSW Music Festival Wristband ensures you will not pay a cover charge to see official SXSW Music Festival and Comedy Showcases at over 75 stages during the Music Festival from March 11-16.
    • Admission to all venues is subject to legal capacity.
  • Wristbands can only be purchased via the SXSW Wristband Cart by Austinites with a local billing zip code. Limit six per customer.
  • The Music Festival Wristband does not include access to SXSW Conference Programming, SXSW Film & TV Festival Programming, the International Day Stage, the Radio Day Stage or guarantee access to activations.
  • Admission to most venues will be subject to minimum age requirements.
  • Wristband holders will have Secondary Access to Music Festival and Comedy Showcases.
    • Secondary Access Lines include SXSW Music Festival Wristbands and SXSW Film & TV and Interactive Badges.
    • Primary Access Lines include SXSW Platinum and Music Badges.
    • More information about access can be found on the Attendee Services Hub.
  • Some showcases may have limited admission policies.
  • Your wristband gets you access to the SXSW Festival Shuttle for rides between SXSW venues in Downtown Austin.
  • Wristband pickup begins on Monday, March 11 at 9:00am at the Austin Convention Center in Exhibit Hall 1 (at the corner of Cesar Chavez and Trinity)
  • Learn more about wristband purchase requirements here.
  • Learn more about the SXSW Music Festival here.