It’s almost time! KAABOO Texas rocks Arlington, May 10-12, with a diverse lineup of classic and contemporary artists. You’ve bought your tickets, you’ve been listening to the official KAABOO playlist based on the lineup, you’ve booked a nearby hotel room….now you’re itching for the main event. The music, comedy, culinary, art, and indulgences are a few days away, so here are a few last-minute tips to help you amplify your KAABOO fun!
In addition to being an amazing music festival, KAABOO also features a top notch lineup of comedians. You like apples? Dennis Miller, Brad Garrett, Whitney Cummings, Demetri Martin, Jim Breuer. How ‘bout them apples?
The 2019 PALATE chef program will feature award-winning Chef Michael Mina (Mina Group, International Smoke, Cal Mare), Michelle Bernstein (MBC Michelle Bernstein Catering Company), Brad Albers (Eddie V’s Restaurants Inc.), Dylan Benoit (Food Network’s Fire Masters, PRIME Consulting), Bryan Caswell (REEF, El Real Original Tex-Mex), Sean Brock (Husk, McCrady’s), Junior Borges (Uchi), Eduardo Garcia (Montana Mex), Jeremy Ford (Stubborn Seed, Afishonado), Kent Rathbun (Hickory, Imoto), and Christof Syre (Executive Chef at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas). If you are reading this, email us at ***@arlington.org with “Gimme KAABOO tickets” in the subject line. We’re giving away free passes to the first person that emails us. The first person has emailed and tickets have been claimed.
Your wristband is your pass to KAABOO, and activation is required. Note that waterproof wristband is impervious to both shower and swim pool, but it CANNOT be replaced if stolen. So treat it like gold! Your wristbands can also help you go cashless, and you can pre-set it with money when you register it here.
If all the hot tunes, cool comedy and delicious eats leave you feeling parched, it’s time to rehydrate! KAABOO will offer top-notch IV treatments, therapeutic infusions, minor symptom relief, injections, beauty and restorative services.
And speaking of refreshing, dive into BASK, which is a Vegas-style Day Pool + Night Club presented by Coors Light. Grab a drink from the bar, unwind by the pool or challenge your amigos to some friendly games. BASK also features red hot performances from DJs that will keep you hopping.
KAABOO offers limited event parking availability. Valet, Preferred Parking and On-site Parking options will be available. See parking, shuttle and ride sharing options. Get the lay of the land with the KAABOO map.
WHAT TO BRING
According to the KAABOO FAQ section, the following items are welcome additions to your KAABOO experience:
- Blankets or beach towels
- Bags (under 18” x 12” x 8”)
- Empty water bottles
- Go Pros (no poles or extenders)
- Wheelchairs or medical scooters
Most of these items can be stashed in a rental locker when not in use. Note that no weapons OR outside food/beverages/alcohol are allowed. See a complete list of forbidden items here.
It’s not too late to purchase tickets! Passes for one or all three days are available.
OFFICIAL KAABOO HOURS
Friday, May 10 2 p.m.-2 a.m.; Saturday, May 11 1 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sunday, May 12 1 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
So if you are daydreaming about a luxurious summer getaway for spa services, sizzling music, and refreshing pool parties, join me, May 10-12 at AT&T Stadium and let KAABOO Texas rock your world!