When is the last day to register for the festival?
Registrations for the Honda Center will remain open on the festival website until September 12, 11:59pm.
How can I purchase bus tickets?
You may purchase tickets online with credit card, or pay by cash or check at the Las Vegas Buddhist Center or with your chapter leaders. Visit the Bus Tickets page for more detailed information.
When and where should I assemble to ride the bus?
The buses from Las Vegas will leave from MEADOWS MALL at 4300 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, NV (Valley View Blvd & Meadows Lane). The time of assembly is 2:00 AM on September 23. The buses will leave at 2:30 AM promptly. There will be parking available for those driving to the bus departure point.
I am a parent and my child is attending the festival. Can I ride the bus with my child to Honda Center and wait outside?
If a parent, grandparent, etc has a youth that has some health concerns and wishes to ride the bus with that youth, please email a request with the concerns to the region at: firstname.lastname@example.org and the request will be reviewed and you will be notified.
Please note, however, that adults over age 40 will not be allowed into the Honda Center. The only exception is for participants with special needs (whose application to attend the festival with an accompanying adult has been approved). Other adults on the bus (age 40+) can help outside the Honda Center in the Minors Assistance Area or welcoming the youth.
What items are prohibited on the bus and at the Honda Center?
- Laptops and tablet devices
- Laser pens or pointers
- Artificial noise-making devices
- Weapons of any kind; each venue will have metal detectors
- Open umbrellas
- Skateboards, scooters, rollerblades, etc.
- Banners or signage
- Large bags, backpacks or briefcases
- Coolers, water bottles or any hard-sided containers
- Electronic cigarettes
- Professional video-and audio recording devices
Any item deemed by the venue’s management to be dangerous, inappropriate or may disrupt other attendees’ enjoyment of the festival will be prohibited.
No outside food and beverages will be allowed at the Honda Center. Concession stands will be available inside the Honda Center.
No emotional support animals allowed. No therapy animals, no comfort animals, no pets allowed. Trained service dogs will be permitted with their handler.
Can I bring my cell phone into the Honda Center?
Yes. Additionally, taking pictures and videos for your personal use or personal social media is permitted and encouraged!