ROCKIN' 101

Your Guide To All Things Rockin' Taco Street Fest

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I bring into the event?


• Small, lightweight backpack (drawstring bag or purse)

• Two (2) sealed bottles of water PER PERSON

• Sunscreen (lotion only, no aerosol spray)

• Camera (professional equipment allowed, but not encouraged)

• Lawn Chairs

• Small child snacks and medical needs

• Umbreallas - small to medium




What items are prohibited?


• NO glass bottles or cans (1 sealed plastic water bottle is permitted)

• NO skateboards, scooters, or hover boards

• NO GoPro / mobile video poles, sticks, or selfie sticks

• NO shade structures

• NO chains or spiked clothing (ie. wallet chain, vest with sharp spikes)

• NO weapons of any kind (knives, guns, mace/pepper spray, tasers, etc)

• NO laser pointers or artificial noise makers

• NO fireworks or explosives

• NO aerosol cans (including can / spray sunscreen)

• NO alcohol or illegal substances

• NO small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (aka Drones)




Where is the event located?


Dr AJ Chandler Park - 178 E Commonwealth Ave Chandler AZ 85225. (Downtown Chandler)




Where should I park?


See the parking map and plan ahead on where to park as you get ready to head out to the festival! Downtown Chandler has a new parking policy in place for special events. Please do not park in the spaces in front of the Downtown Chandler merchants, only park in the designated FREE parking structures and lots on this map. To avoid traffic congestion and construction delays on Arizona Ave, we suggest exiting the 202 at McQueen. For access from Chandler Blvd, please go down Delaware, turning on either Buffalo or Boston to get access to the Ports of American and First Credit Union garages.




How much does it cost to park?


Parking is free.




Can I take public transportation to the event?


Yes, the Valley Metro system provides public transportation throughout the greater Phoenix metro area. Visit http://www.valleymetro.org/ for routes, pricing and tips to plan your trip.




Are there any hotels located within walking distance of the event?


Yes, the Historic Downtown Chandler area is home to many great hotels located within 2 miles of the event.

0-2 miles away

Crowne Plaza San Marcos Resort

1 N San Marcos Place, Chandler, AZ 85225

480-812-0900

Take the Elevator Home Rockin' Taco $139.00 guest room rate

Book through the link or call hotel reservations at (877)685-5594.

Take the Elevator Home




Do I have to show my I.D. to purchase beer or liquor?


Picture I.D. is required to purchase or consume alcohol. Your I.D. will be checked upon entrance into the event and could be checked randomly as asked throughout the event. Guests 21 years of age and older will be issued a wristband allowing alcohol purchase.




Do the food vendors accept debit or credit cards?


Not all food vendors accept debit or credit cards so please bring cash with you. ATM’s are available within the festival site for your convenience.




What is the cost of admission to this event?


Presale General Admission is $12 online and will be $20 at the gate while supplies last. Children 12 years of age and younger are free.




What methods of payment can I use to purchase my admission ticket?


You can purchase your admission ticket in advance via the website using a credit/debit card. On the day of the festival, cash is the only accepted form of payment.




Is there an admission cost for children?


Children 12-years-old and under are admitted into the event for free with a paying adult.




Will there be ATM machines on site?


Yes, there will be ATM machines located at both entrances and throughout the event.




What is your inclement weather policy?


This is a rain or shine event.




Can i bring my pet?


Service animals only




Where is the lost and found located?


Lost and found is located at the north entrance ticket booth.




Will there be emergency assistance available onsite?


The Chandler Police Department will be on hand to ensure your safety. Call 911 for any medical emergencies during the event.




How can I become an event sponsor?


For information on how to become an official sponsor, send an email to sponsor@hdeagency.com




How can I become an event vendor?


For information on how to become an event vendor, contact events@hdeagency.com.




What precautions are you taking with regards to COVID-19?


This event will be professionally disinfected and sanitized by Sanitized Safe. Rockin Taco will be following all CDC recommend precautions; Masks are encouraged for those not vaccinated, hand sanitization stations will be available throughout the event and we recommend social distancing where possible (if you don’t have to stand close to someone then don’t), and if you feel sick please stay home and wait for the next awesome event produced by HDE Agency.