Measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and secure the safety of everyone participating in the festival will be in effect at Fuji Rock Festival '21.

Please be sure to fully read and understand the festival regulations and Guidelines for Prevention of the Spread of Covid-19 at the Festival before purchasing tickets to the festival.

Please note these guidelines and or the festival regulations are subject to change without prior notice.

Tickets cannot be refunded after purchase.



  • Cross Type Folding Outdoor Camping Chairs
    These types of folding chairs have been deemed dangerous as people carry them without folding and are a danger to others.
  • Umbrellas
    The use of umbrellas is prohibited in all areas of the festival including camp sites. They are a danger to other festival goers in low visibility and can be blown away in high winds causing a hazard.
  • Leisure sheets, parasols, and other items that block visibility or take large amounts of space.
    《Items which are prohibited》
    • Blue sheeting or leisure sheets which take up more room than being used by the number of people.
    • The use of tenting (outside of the camp site areas), parasols, sun shades, etc., and any other items that block the view of others is prohibited.
    These items cause congestion and are difficult to transport which means people tend to discard them becoming a hazard to others. (The saving of space is prohibited throughout the festival.)
  • Sheeting, chairs, tents and other camp items which cannot be taken back with you.
  • Any and all sound recording devices.
  • Bottles and cans (carrying in coolers also prohibited)
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Fireworks and other explosives.

Any and all pets, items prohibited by law and any other dangerous items are prohibited at the festival.
Those who bring prohibited items into the festival will be asked to remove them from the premises.
Please note that those who do not follow directions of festival staff will be ejected from the festival. Tickets will not be refunded in this case.


  • Smoking is not permitted at the festival
    Please use a designated smoking area.
    Talking and prolonged use of smoking areas is prohibited.
  • Actions which harm others
    Moshing, diving and other dangerous behavior including transporting folding chairs without folding them up or otherwise transporting luggage in congested areas.
  • Actions which result in direct contact with others
    Please refrain from actions which involve contact with others such as moshing, diving, high five, etc.
  • Leaving trash behind
    Garbage should always be sorted and disposed of in the proper receptacle. The festival is held in a area surrounded by lush nature and volunteers commit their time to sorting and recycling the garbage at the festival. The garbage recycled at the festival is used as toilet paper and garbage bags at the festival the next year.
  • Leaving chairs or sheeting to save space.
    Items left unattended for prolonged periods of time will be disposed of.
    Saving large areas of space using sheeting or luggage is prohibited.
    Sheeting being left to save space and hindering others from entering the area has increased in recent years. Please be sure to carry items such as sheeting or chairs with you at all times in order to allow others the chance to rest or use the space.
    (This applies to the Priority Rest Tents. Please be sure to take your belongings with you when departing an area.)
  • Use of chairs or sheeting in prohibited areas
    《Prohibited Areas》
    • Entire RED MARQUEE area (including outside of the tent).
    • Directly in front of the stages and in front of the PA, sound booth at each stage.
    Be sure to follow the instructions of festival staff if told not to use sheeting or chairs in areas other than those listed above.
  • Prolonged use of and/or leaving belongings behind in Priority Rest Tents as well as use of facilities by those who are not appropriate.
    The Priority Rest Tent is a temporary rest tent for the use of the following.
      Those who are not one of the below should not use the tent. Please also keep use of the tent to 1 hour or less. (Those with a Physical Disability Booklet may use the tent throughout the day.)
    • Persons with physical disability and attendants.
    • Pregnant women and attendants.
    • Small children and attendants.
    *Attendants are limited to one person.
  • Video or sound recording of performing artists

Those who do not follow the directions of festival staff or cause harm to other festival goers will be forcibly ejected from the festival. Ticket(s) will not be refunded to those removed from the festival under any circumstances.

Festival Rules & Regulations

The festival organizers reserve the right to change the guidelines, rules and regulations without prior notice if deemed necessary. Please note that tickets will not be refunded because of any changes made.
The festival will not be cancelled due to inclement weather (excluding natural disasters). Please note that ticket refunds will not be made due to changes or cancellations of artists.
The festival is held at a natural outdoor venue. Please be sure to watch after yourself and guard against injury from falling, hypothermia from low temperatures, bites or stings from bugs such as bees, gnats, flees and or rashes or allergic reactions from plants and animals.
Any dangerous behavior that may harm other people, such as moshing and diving, is prohibited. The festival is not responsible for injuries and accidents due to such acts. Such incidents shall to be solved between the parties involved.
Persons found to have entered the festival illegally will be reported to the police and will be put under the care of local police officials and charged for compensation.
Please refrain from any behavior that can cause annoyance to local residents.
Due to local regulations, people under 18 years of age must return to their accommodation by 11pm.
The final train departing Echigo-Yuzawa Station leaves before the festival performance finishes. All public transportation is unavailable after the last performances on all days of the festival.
Be sure to acquire transportation and/or lodging yourself before coming to the festival. (Sleeping outdoors at, around, or near the festival or Echigo-Yuzawa Station is strictly prohibited. Also, those who have not acquired a parking pass in advance are prohibited from parking at the festival.) Please also note that parking passes and lodging packages available at the on-site festival tour center are limited.
Those who bring prohibitted items into the festival will be asked to remove them from the premises.
The festival, the site and the artists are not responsible for accidents and thefts in and out of the festival site.
Those who do not follow the directions of festival staff or cause harm to other festival goers will be forcibly ejected from the festival. If the actions are deemed malicious by the festival, the person will be banned from entering the festival in future years regardless of whether they purchase a ticket. Ticket(s) will not be refunded to those persons under any circumstances.
You may bring cameras and/or video cameras into the site but it is strictly prohibited to record the artists. No sound recording equipment is allowed on the site. The use of selfie sticks are not permitted in congested areas, in front of the stages, and while moving between areas.
Be sure to fully read and understand the guidelines and rules & regulations of the festival before purchasing tickets. Please also note that purchase of festival tickets is considered to be agreement to all guidelines, rules & regulations.
Information gathered upon purchase of festival tickets and or arrival to the festival will be securely managed by the festival organizers.

Fuji Rock Festival Rules & Regulations