The World’s Largest Post-Apocalyptic Festival

Tickets for Wasteland Weekend 2024 Are On Sale Now!

Wasteland Weekend will return September 25th-29th, 2024! Tickets are on sale now. Prices and tiers will remain the same as 2022. Applications for volunteers, performers, and vendors will open soon. We’ll be making announcements about our official entertainment lineup soon. Keep an eye on our social media for updates.

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Wasteland Weekend Makes it Epic With “Furiosa” and WB

Turns out WE DID HAVE IT IN US TO MAKE IT EPIC! Wasteland Weekend was honored to be asked to bring vehicles and folks in costume to Hollywood Blvd for a special event promoting “Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga.” We brought 9 vehicles- including our war rig- and over 30 of our Wastelanders in full costume. And of course, our …

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The Fallout Universe and Wasteland Weekend

By now, chances are you’ve seen the first teaser for Prime Video’s upcoming “Fallout” television series based on Bethesda’s hugely popular video game of the same name. Because that franchise is so well known, it leads to a lot of theme questions we get. While we do have some strict rules when it comes to staying in-theme at our events, …

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Bands Who Have Played Previous Wasteland Weekend Events

In 2013, our friend Ray Smyth gave us with an awesome art poster in the style of a comic book cover, featuring all the bands for that year. We loved it so much that we’ve asked him to provide one every year since. Now we present all of them here so you can enjoy them together, and see the progression …

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Have You Heard About Wasteland Weekend’s Cyberpunk Event, Neotropolis?

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re here for information about the world’s largest “Mad Max” post-apocalyptic-inspired festival, Wasteland Weekend. But did you know we actually have another event too? It takes place in the exact same location as Wasteland, but has an entirely different theme! NEOTROPOLIS is a 5-day, fully-immersive cyberpunk and science fiction inspired festival. It’s like stepping …

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We Will Return in 2024!

We have just closed the gates of Wasteland City following 2023’s EPIC event. Our hard-working crew is just starting the annual tear down process, but we wanted to let everyone know about next year’s dates! Wasteland Weekend will return to our home in the Mojave Desert September 25th-29th, 2024. Tickets will go on sale May 14th, after our cyberpunk sci-fi …

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WHAT’S THE WEATHER LIKE?

We get this question a lot. After years of holding the event in the same spot in the Mojave Desert, at the same time of year, we still can’t tell you for sure what the weather will be more than about 7 days out. Desert weather is too unpredictable to be accurate farther ahead than that. Even then, it CAN …

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Want to be an Official War Boy?

Have you wanted to volunteer for Wasteland Weekend, but none of the available positions involved enough body paint, war cries, baggy pants, and yelling (playful) taunts at passersby? Well here’s your chance! Wasteland Weekend is looking for new, official War Boys and Imperators. This volunteer performer position gets you a complimentary ticket to the event, and the required hours are …

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Official Entertainment

The official Entertainment lineup for Wasteland Weekend 2024! Taking place September 25th-29th 2024, you can expect to see internationally-known performers ranging from bands, solo artists, and various acts on our Main Stage, and throughout the event.           In addition to the official schedule, there are a ton of unofficial, community, and tribe-created events that go on at Wasteland. …

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Wasteland Weekend Returns September 27th-October 1st, 2023!

Wasteland Weekend will return September 27th-October 1st, 2023! Tickets are on sale now. Prices and tiers will remain the same as 2022. Applications for volunteers are live now. Keep an eye on our social media for updates.Some confirmed performers for 2023 include V2A, AHTCK, Jason Charles Miller, FleischKrieg, Militia Vox, Old Blood, and Arno Corps., with more official entertainment to …

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