Picture this. A beautiful sea of afros,curls,braids and beards all vibing to the music on our main stage as the sun shines over the water on Randall's Island in New York City. This is CURLFEST, and your first chance to be a part of it is finally here!
Early Bird tickets go on sale Wednesday May 29 at 12 PM EST, and regular priced tickets go on sale on Saturday June 1 at 12 PM EST. A ticket is required for entry, and guests without tickets will be denied access. So be sure to grab yours to get in on the magic of CURLFEST 2019!
Note: Children 6 years of age and under are granted free admission
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is Randall's Island?It’s right by Harlem, not far from 125th Street and Lexington Avenue. Visit our website, Curlfest.com, for directions. To our uptown crew, you’re welcome!
Do I need a ticket?Yes. No really, you do this year. At Prospect Park there was no physical barrier to entry, but at our 2019 festivals, a ticket is required to gain any and all access to CURLFEST®.
What if it rains?
CURLFEST® is rain or shine. Please plan (for gorgeous weather) accordingly!
Can I bring alcohol?
You are not allowed to bring alcohol to CURLFEST®.
Is CURLFEST kid friendly?While the festival primarily caters to adults, children are welcome at CURLFEST®! Consider arriving and/or departing before peak crowds for a smoother experience with your little ones. Tickets are free for kids 6 and under.
Do you offer group rates?We currently don’t offer group rates for CURLFEST®. So be sure to tell your squad or group to grab their tickets when they go on sale!
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Please be aware that by attending this event, you grant Curly Girl Collective LLC, its Event Sponsors, its Successors, Assigns and Licensees permission to utilize your name, image, likeness, acts, poses, plays, appearance, movements, and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction made of, or at, the event (regardless of whether before, during or after event) for any purpose, in any manner, in any medium or context now known or hereafter developed, without further authorization from, or compensation to, you or anyone acting on your behalf.
Attendees assume all risk and danger incidental to attendance of this event (in any capacity) and release the owners of Curly Girl Collective and CURLFEST and their close corporations, employees, suppliers, sponsors or representatives from any and all liabilities, damages, costs and expenses arising from any cause whatsoever. This includes but is not limited to any damage, theft or loss of property or earnings, as well as any death or injury or damage to any person within the premises of CURLFEST before, during or after the festival. The organizers can also not be held responsible for poor weather, water or power interruptions, or any other unforeseen circumstances that may occur. Right of admission is reserved.