Hangout Music Festival

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Hangout Music Festival Planning Info

Welcome to our Hangout Music Festival information page. Here you will find guides, articles, general information, tips and more on Hangout Music Festival. We know Hangout Music Festival is a big trip so our goal is to arm you with all the information you need before headed off on your trip. If you ever have specific questions not answered in our guides, or have an idea for a useful article, feel free to let me know by email at Contact@EventTrk.com. For now you can see all our articles on Hangout Music Festival below.


Hangout Fest Lineup - Current & Past Lineups

Hangout Fest Lineup - Current & Past Lineups

Article Summary

Whether you are being nostalgic for Hangout Music Festival of past years, or curious what type of music the festival provides yearly, it’s always nice to see the official lineup posters from years past.  Here you can find the official Hangout Music Festival  lineup for all of the recent years.

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How Much Does Hangout Music Festival Cost to Attend?

How Much Does Hangout Music Festival Cost to Attend?

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  •  I attempt to breakdown the total cost of Hangout including the tickets, hotel, getting to Hangout daily, food, adult beverages and more
  • The final estimation is $1,000 if you go with a budget hotel option and up to $1,400 if you choose a nicer hotel near the festival
  • Hotel costs are by far the biggest variant for Hangout, you can be on either end of the estimated total cost based on the accommodations chosen.  Renting a house or camping can also save you a lot of money on accommodations

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Hangout Music Festival Tickets - All the Info!

Hangout Music Festival Tickets - All the Info!

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  • Hangout Music Festival offers three levels of passes: GA ($259), VIP ($1,099) and Super VIP ($1,699)
  • Tickets are also available for a Thursday kickoff party for $50 sold separately
  • Hangout offers a payment plan
  • No single day passes are available

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Are Hangout Fest VIP Passes Worth It?

Are Hangout Fest VIP Passes Worth It?

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  • GA passes are $269 while VIP begins at $1,099 and goes up to $1,599
  • Top benefits of VIP are free food & drinks, VIP private areas, and VIP private entrance
  • VIP areas do not provide a great view of the stage, so if this is alright with you then VIP is a great option

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Hangout Fest 101 - When, Where, & All Other Basic Info

Hangout Fest 101 - When, Where, & All Other Basic Info

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  • Hangout Music Festival is a music festival taking place every May in Gulf Shores, AL
  • The festival is unique as it takes place right on the beach
  • You can get a hotel but most people rent a house in the Gulf Shores Area
  • The festival provides an inexpensive shuttle option to get there daily
  • Tickets eventually sell out but not for a while after they go on sale

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Navigating Hangout - Airports, Shuttles, Bikes & More

Navigating Hangout - Airports, Shuttles, Bikes & More

Article Summary

  • If you drive to Hangout try to get there before Thursday afternoon or be ready for awful traffic
  • Biking everyday to the festival is a great, inexpensive option
  • Hangout offers a shuttle which is the way to go if you aren’t biking or walking
  • I highly advise against driving to Hangout: bad traffic, expensive parking, limited parking areas, etc.

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Hangout Fest - Hotel vs. House & Where to Stay

Hangout Fest - Hotel vs. House & Where to Stay

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  • Most people rent a condo over a hotel for Hangout.  There’s a limit to the amount of hotels (and most are crappy) and you can get an awesome condo right on the beach for a similar price.
  • Camping is also a viable option for Hangout if that’s your thing.
  • The best areas to stay for Hangout are Gulf Shores Central/East (right by Hangout Fest) or Orange Beach.  If you can afford to stay in those areas absolutely do it.
  • Any area along Perdido Blvd in Gulf Shores will have easy access to Hangout whether it’s by Hangout shuttle or bike (the whole area is really flat)

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First Timer Tips for Surviving Hangout Music Festival

First Timer Tips for Surviving Hangout Music Festival

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  • We go over all the tips you should know for your first Hangout
  • Be sure to bring sunscreen, some cash, sunglasses, chapstick and a camelbak
  • Biking is a great option to get to the festival; if you can't bike take the shuttle to Hangout. Do NOT drive.
  • Be sure to hydrate and pace yourself
  • Don't leave at checkout on Monday morning, the traffic is abysmal

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Every Date You Need to Know for Hangout Music Festival

Every Date You Need to Know for Hangout Music Festival

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  • Article goes over all the key dates you need to know for Hangout Festival
  • The lineup for Hangout Festival is typically announced in late November with passes going on sale shortly after that
  • The set times are released in April, about a month prior to Hangout Festival

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Hangout Festival Essentials: What You Should Bring

Hangout Festival Essentials: What You Should Bring

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  • A list of things you don’t necessarily need to bring to Hangout Festival to have a good time, but things that will make you enjoy your time more
  • Because it’s hot I highly recommend a Camelbak, as well as sunglasses, sunscreen and chapstick
  • Your phone will die, bring a portable charger or battery case to Hangout Festival so you can call your friends at the end of the night or order an Uber
  • Comfortable shoes are a must for Hangout Festival
  • Always bring some cash with you to Hangout

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What you can and cannot bring to Hangout Music Fest

What you can and cannot bring to Hangout Music Fest

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  • We list all the things you can and cannot bring to Hangout Fest according to the festival themselves
  • Most of the items you can’t bring are obvious, but it’s still good to skim the list to make sure you are all good when you try to get into Hangout Fest

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Hangout Payment Plan: Schedule, Amount Due, Updating

Hangout Payment Plan: Schedule, Amount Due, Updating

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  • Hangout offers a payment plan called the EZPay program that will split up your Hangout pass into four equal payments
  • You can use the Hangout payment plan for GA, VIP and Super VIP passes
  • Typically the last day you can still use the payment plan is in late February (February 16th for Hangout 2017)

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