WAKE THE GIANT MUSIC FESTIVAL ENTRY VACCINATION POLICY
Wake the Giant Music Festival will require all ticket holders to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72-hours, before entering the event grounds on September 18th.
Organizers announced the new entry policy with the well-being and safety being a top priority for all fans, performers, event volunteers and vendors. Wake the Giant remains committed to keeping recovery efforts moving forward. It’s about taking care of all the people around us and getting back to live music safely.
Proof of Negative Test
If a patron is unable to show Proof of Vaccination, they may provide a Proof of Negative Test result taken within 72-hours prior to entry.
Children 2 to 11 years of age are not required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test. All attendees will need to be masked except when consuming food or drink in designated eating areas.
This protocol is also being encouraged by artists, venues, and concert promoters all across the country.
Oak Medical Pharmacy, located at 620 Arthur Street, has partnered with Wake the Giant to provide rapid testing for a discounted cost of $20 per test on:
- Friday, September 17th (9:00 am- 7:00 pm)
- Saturday, September 18th (9:00 am- 1:00 pm)
Rapid testing only takes 15 minutes.
Even if individuals have already bought a ticket, all attendees will be required to follow this new policy. Wake the Giant Music Festival thanks everyone for their cooperation in helping to make the event a safe place to celebrate music and culture together.
Proof of Vaccination
Show COVID Vaccination Card (paper vaccination card or clear photo of it on a phone). Vaccination is defined as two doses, and at least 14 days have passed since your final dose. Please find further details here: tbdhu.com/covidclinics (Details to access your vaccination receipt found in the “Information for Attending your Appointment”) OR visit: covid19.ontariohealth.ca
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
We will accept your paper vaccination card or phone image copy.
You can go to a designated testing site in the city (Oak Medical Pharmacy, Shoppers Drug Mart, etc).
Oak Medical Pharmacy, has partnered with Wake the Giant to provide rapid testing at their location at 620 Arthur Street on Friday, September 17th (9:00 am- 7:00 pm) and the morning of Saturday September 18th (9:00 am- 1:00 pm), for a discounted cost of $20 per test.
If you forget your proof of vaccination or test results, you will not be permitted in our venue.
You must still show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test result prior to being permitted in our venue.
You will not be permitted into the festival grounds if you have a positive COVID test, however, you may return your tickets for a refund.
Anyone 12 and older who cannot show proof of vaccination must provide a negative COVID test result taken within 7- hours of the event. Children 2 to 11 years of age are not required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test but will be required to wear masks while at the venue. Children under 2 do not have to wear a face covering.
All attendees will need to be masked except when consuming food or drink in the designated areas.