How to get Governors Ball Music Festival tickets


The Governors Ball Music Festival is an experience unlike any other; all the best music, tons of food, and plenty of art make this festival one that any attendee will not forget. Drawing from the classic New York City spirit you’re bound to find something exciting around every turn like a silent disco, giant board games, photo booths, mini golf, and more!

**Tickets are on sale now!!**

The first thing we always suggest before you jump in and learn all about the festival is to sign up for their newsletter. The sign up for this is on the main page at the very top and looks like this:

Once you’ve sign up and are ready to start getting news about when tickets go on sale, the line up at the festival, and more you are ready to start checking out tickets so you know what to get when the time comes.

Before you purchase your tickets you can check out the ticket types that will be available here.

General Admission Tickets:

  • GA 3 Day – Regular
  • GA 1 Day – Friday
  • GA 1 Day – Saturday
  • GA 1 Day – Sunday

VIP and VIP Plus Tickets:

  • VIP 3 Day – Regular
  • VIP Plus 3 Day – Regular
  • VIP – Friday
  • VIP – Saturday
  • VIP – Sunday
  • VIP Plus – Friday
  • VIP Plus – Saturday
  • VIP Plus – Sunday
  • Platinum 3 Day

Another ticket option is a Platinum 3 Day ticket. This option is very limited, only 100 tickets are available and you have to be over 21. The Platinum ticket grants you exclusive on-stage viewing of select artists, a front of the house viewing area, backstage guest access, concierge service, access to most regular VIP viewing areas and more.

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When purchasing keep in mind that you are allowed a limit of 8 tickets per person, transaction, credit card, billing address and email. So if you have more than 8 people going, you’ll need one other person checking out with all different information.

Consider a payment plan, you might just be glad you did. When checking out on Front Gate Tickets you can add a payment plan to your order to make paying for your tickets a lot easier and more conveniently spread through the months leading up to the festival.

You’ve purchased General Admission tickets already, but want to upgrade to VIP, VIP Plus, or Platinum tickets, what do you do? You’ll need to contact Front Gate Tickets directly via email or phone number with your order number and ticket information.

When you get your wristband in the mail it is suggested you wait 24-48 hours before the festival before activating. If you do not activate your wristband beforehand you may have some trouble at the festival gate. After activating your wristband you can choose to register for Gov Ball Cashless which is where you can add a credit card to make easy purchases during the festival

More useful information:

  • Shuttle and Ferry tickets can be purchase on the website.
  • Live it up in style with a Cabana or Luxury Suite.

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We’ve provided a lot of information for you to look through, and we understand if you missed something. If you have questions, don’t hesitate to email the festival, or you can ask us at

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