BOMFEST Event Guide

Boodang Music Canada, F7 Entertainment Group, and OEG Sports & Entertainment (OEGSE) are excited to announce their partnership for BOMFEST 2023. The annual electronic music festival will take place on June 23rd and 24th, 2023, at the ICE District’s fan park in downtown Edmonton.

This year’s festival promises to be the biggest yet, featuring some of the world’s top electronic acts. The event will showcase a wide range of electronic music genres, from trance to dubstep to house.

BOMFEST Schedule

Festival Policies

  • BOMFEST is an 18+ event with a site wide alcohol license. All patrons entering the event will need to provide valid government issued photo identification.
  • Bag policy: Small bags, single-compartment bags, plush bags, purses, backpacks are permitted (maximum 12”x12”). Anything over 12”x12” must be see through.
  • BOMFEST will take place RAIN or SHINE. All acts of advertising have confirmed their appearance; however, acts are subject to change without advance notice. There will be no refunds or exchanges resulting from festival schedule changes. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. BOMFEST is not responsible for lost, stolen, or forgotten passes.
  • No photo, video, or audio recording equipment aside from CELL PHONES are allowed (no detachable lenses, tripods, selfie-sticks).
  • The festival venue is a non-smoking venue, except in the assigned designated smoking area
  • No outside food & beverages allowed. Concessions and bars are available.
  • No public nudity or lewd conduct will be tolerated, if in violation you will be removed from the festival site
  • No pets allowed
  • No weapons and fireworks allowed
  • BOMFEST reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone at our discretion
  • Help keep the festival site looking great by cleaning up your trash and empties throughout the day.
  • All patrons are subject to being searched as a condition of entry.
  • All people attending BOMFEST do so at their own risk. No liability is assumed by owners, managers, promoters, sponsors or others associated with the event.
  • Any unauthorized use or resell of BOMFEST branding/logos is strictly prohibited.

About the Event

Where is BOMFEST located?

ICE District – Fan Park, 10128 104 Ave NW Edmonton AB T5J 4Y8

ICE District Map

Map of ICE District highlighting BOMFEST in Fan Park

Site Map

Full map of BOMFEST

Re-Entry Policy

ICE District is committed to providing guests the safest and most secure environment. Exiting and re-entering the event area will not be permitted. Once a ticketed guest has been scanned into BOMFEST, guests cannot exit the area and return during the event.

ICE District Central Parkade

Brightly lit & security patrolled, the ICE District Central Parkade has hundreds of heated spaces and convenient access to Rogers Place and located on the north side of 103 Ave just west of 103 St. The parkade offers 6’10” (2.08 m) clearance and quick indoor access to Rogers Place via the ICE District Central Parkade P1 elevator or through the Stantec Tower Level Two pedway.

Smoking & Cannabis Policy

Smoking will be permitted within the designated smoking area within Fan Park. There will also be an additional area for cannabis consumption. Standard laws apply in regards to carrying, selling or illegal use of the product which will be governed by the Edmonton Police Service.


Is this a family friendly event

  • BOMFEST is an 18+ event with a site wide alcohol license. All patrons entering the event will need to provide valid government issued photo identification.

Can I leave and re-enter the event area?

  • Once a ticketed guest has been scanned into BOMFEST, guests cannot exit the area and return during the event.

Will there be lockers or coat check available?

  • Yes, there will be a coat-check / bag check service. Check the festival map to familiarize yourself with the location.

What rules are there regarding wristbands?

  • Wristbands are non-transferable and non-replaceable; please do not remove your wristband.
  • Wristbands that have been removed or tampered with are considered void and cannot be replaced; you will not be allowed entry.
  • All sales are final. No exchanges or refunds.

Do you accept cash on-site?

  • This will be a cashless event, please plan accordingly for your trip.

Can I bring alcoholic beverages?

  • No, outside alcoholic beverages are not permitted inside the event area.

Can I bring a water bottle?

  • Yes, fans are allowed to bring in empty, soft-sided water bottles to Fan Park where water stations will be available on site.

Can I bring my pet?

  • Unfortunately no, pets (with the exception of service animals) are not permitted on site.

Will there be food and beverage available on site?

  • Yes, food and beverages will be available for purchase inside the event area.

Can I take photos and videos?

  • Absolutely! We encourage you to take photos of your experience at Rock the District. Don’t forget to tag us @IceDistrict or @BOMFEST.CA
  • ICE District welcomes all guests to capture their moments through the permitted use of non-professional, non-flash still photography as long as the lens does not exceed 3” (detachable or non-detachable).

I found a lost item, where should I take it?

  • Guests who have lost or found an item can bring the item to any staff working the event located by the entrance.

I have lost an item, where can I find it?

  • If you are still on site, check in with the box office during operational hours
  • Guests inquiring about a lost item post-event can visit the Rogers Place Box Office during open hours or contact our team by emailing or calling 780-414-LIVE (5483).

Where can I purchase tickets?

Can I upgrade my ticket?

  • Yes, visit the box office to upgrade to a VIP or Ultra Weekend Pass (additional charges apply). If you have already entered the event site, visit the merch tent to upgrade your tickets.

Is my general admission ticket transferable?

  • Tickets for individual days will be transferable through your Ticketmaster Account, however the weekend pass is not transferable.
  • Visit and click Sign In in the upper right.

Is the entire event outdoors?

  • Yes, the festival and all activities take place outdoors. Don’t forget to dress for the weather!

Are umbrellas allowed for BOMFEST?

  • While guests are encouraged to plan for the weather and bring their own umbrellas, please note that umbrellas with pointed tops will not be permitted on the site.

Is there a place to sit or rest?

  • There will be opportunities throughout the event site to sit down or rest and limited bleacher seating will be available.
  • Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs for seating during the day.

Will restrooms be available on-site?

  • Yes, public washrooms are available onsite.

Is the site wheelchair accessible?

  • Yes! The site will be wheelchair accessible.We offer the accessible viewing deck to fans on a first come, first served basis.

Will you run the event if the forecast is calling for bad weather?

  • Outdoor event cancellation may occur should dangerous conditions arise (i.e. lightning in the area, winds greater than 50 km/hr or temperatures -20 or lower including wind chill).
  • We will make announcements on social media as well as this webpage with updates. Stay tuned to @IceDistrict across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates.
  • If there is a cancellation for your time slot, Ticketmaster will issue a refund to the original purchase account.


  • The Downtown location makes ICE District accessible by transit, with over 40 bus routes and 5 LRT stations within walking distance from the arena. For more information on transit, visit

I have feedback about my experience, who do I contact?

  • We love to hear from our ICE District guests! Any guest looking to provide feedback regarding their Fan Park experience can utilize several avenues to ensure we are aware of your compliments, comments or concerns.
  • Post event, guests can provide feedback by contacting our ICE District Team at or by calling 780-414-LIVE (5483).
  • Aerosol products or cans
  • Balls or Frisbees
  • Bota bags
  • Deodorant
  • Drones, remote-controlled aircraft, toys
  • Drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Eye drops
  • Glass, cans, cups, or coolers
  • Inflatables of any kind
  • Helium Balloons
  • Illegal substances
  • Large chains or spiked jewelry
  • Laser pointers, whistles, or air horns
  • Liquid makeup
  • Markers, pens, or spray paint
  • Massagers
  • Open packs of cigarettes (upon entry)
  • Outside food or beverages (including alcohol and candy). GF Food options will be available at vendors.
  • Over-the-counter medication
  • Pacifiers
  • Personal misting fan with attached bottle
  • Pets
  • Professional photo, video, or audio recording equipment (detachable lenses, tripods, big zooms or commercial-use rigs)
  • Selfie sticks
  • Stickers, flyers, posters
  • Stuffed animals or dolls
  • Tents, large umbrellas, chairs, or blankets
  • Toy guns, water guns, slingshots
  • Unsealed tampons or pads (upon entry)
  • No spray paint or permanent markers
  • No footballs, soccer balls, or other sports equipment
  • No prams or strollers
  • No homemade food in re-sealable containers (GF Options will be available at vendors)
  • No fire dancing equipment
  • No whips