Pinknic will take place on Saturday September 4th and Sunday September 5th, 2021.

Doors open at 12:00PM.  The last musical act ends at 10:00PM.  Don’t miss the firework extravaganza after the sun sets!

The event is ages 21+.  Only valid government-issued photo ID is accepted as proof of age.  Please note that IDNYC is not an acceptable form of ID.  No one under the age of 21 will be allowed to enter the event.

No re-entry permitted.

All guests and their belongings are subject to search upon entry into the event.

NO bag check is available on site.  Pinknic is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Pinknic is a weather permitting event.  Your safety is our priority.  Should the weather forecast be unfavorable, please check our website to get the up-to-date information on the status of the event.

We invite you to dress summer chic in pink and/or white.

We are a cash-free event!  Acceptable methods of payment include debit, Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.

Pinknic will adhere to the latest health and safety guidelines for gatherings.  Once final protocols are established, we will post all requirements for fans to follow prior to the festival dates on our website. 


Outside food and drinks of any kind are not permitted at the festival.  Please note that your bag will be searched and any food and beverage items will be confiscated.

We will have a gourmet food court featuring a selection of dishes from some of NYC’s acclaimed chefs available for purchase on site.  More details can be found here.

You may bring an empty water bottle.  There will be a water refill station.


All Pinknic sales are final. There are no refunds or exchanges. 

Detailed information about the various ticket types can be found here.

If you have any questions about your tickets or your order, please contact Front Gate.

There is an 8 ticket limit per transaction for the general sale.

Order confirmation

You should receive your order confirmation shortly after your purchase of your tickets via Front Gate.  If you purchased a ticket and did not receive your e-mail confirmation, it may be in your spam folder or you may have entered your email address incorrectly on Front Gate. Please update your account to retrieve your ticket confirmation.

There is no will call or festival box office either in Manhattan or Governors Island.  Please take the time to check that you have received your ticket.  If you have misplaced it or simply need it resent to you, contact FrontGate immediately by clicking here.


Ticket resale

Your purchase of Pinknic tickets is subject to our terms and conditions, which contain, among other things, a strict prohibition on ticket resale. Pinknic does NOT work with any resellers or secondary market websites in any capacity.

Please note that no tickets will be available for purchase at the event.


We invite you to dress summer chic in pink and/or white. 

For those who have purchased VIP Pool Lounge or Les Cabines & Pool Lounge tickets, we encourage you to bring your bathing suit and enjoy the sights and sounds of Pinknic with your feet in the water!


Additional ferry information will be provided closer to event date.


Please note there is NO public parking at the Battery Maritime Building.  However, there is a garage nearby located at 1 New York Plaza, open 24 hours daily.

Please don’t drink and drive.


For your safety and the safety of all attendees, items prohibited at Pinknic include, but are not limited to:

  • Alcohol
  • Non-alcoholic beverages (including water)
  • Ice chests
  • Coolers
  • Silverware
  • Glassware
  • Chairs of any kind
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Soccer balls, footballs, frisbees, or other projectiles
  • Drones
  • Weapons of any kind (regardless of permit)
  • Illegal substances including narcotics, drug paraphernalia, and medical or recreational marijuana
  • Fireworks, sparklers, or incendiary devices
  • Kites
  • Glowsticks
  • Laser pointers
  • Pets, unless you are a person with disabilities requiring a service animal with a current rabies certification
  • Backpacks, luggages, and any large bags
  • Sharp objects
  • Bicycles, rollerblades, skateboards, scooters, or motorized vehicles of any kind
  • Tents or canopies of any kind
  • Professional camera equipment (no detachable lenses, tripods, large zoom lenses, commercial-use camera assemblies)
  • Items intended for sale/promotion
  • Any item that can be used as a means to disturb the peace, endanger the safety of the crowd, and/or inflict damage to people and goods

We have zero tolerance for illegal activities, the use of illegal drugs, and underage drinking.  Anyone found with illegal drugs will be subject to removal from the event and will not be allowed back in.

Any prohibited item that is surrendered to security at search points will not be returned.

The event and private security personnel reserve the right to make the final determination on allowed and not allowed items.

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