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General Info

MO POP FESTIVAL is a two day festival that will take place on Saturday, July 30 & Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Hart Plaza in Detroit, Michigan.

  • Doors open at 1pm.
  • Mo Pop is an all-ages event. Six (6) years and younger are free in General Admission, accompanied by an adult Mo Pop pass holder over the age of 18. Two (2) years and younger are free in VIP, accompanied by an adult Mo Pop pass holder over the age of 18. 
  • This event is a rain or shine outdoor event.
  • All sales are final. No refunds, exchanges or cancellations. All attendees are subject to Mo Pop's Purchase Policy.
  • Everyone and all items are subject to search upon entry and at any time inside the venue.
  • NO wristband sharing. Wristband is void if tampered with or damaged.
  • Lineup and set times are subject to change without notice.
  • Mo Pop has gone CASHLESS. All major credit cards & mobile payment methods will be accepted. There will be no ATM on site. 

PLEASE NOTE: Any items that are deemed dangerous may not be admitted into the venue. This is at the discretion of Festival Security.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Tell me the basics.

    Mo Pop Festival is an outdoor event, rain or shine. All sales are final: no refunds, exchanges or cancellations. Everyone and all items are subject to search upon entry and at any time inside the venue. Lineup and set times are subject to change. All attendees are subject to Mo Pop's Purchase Policy.

  • How old do I need to be to attend Mo Pop?

    Mo Pop is an All Ages Event for General Admission / VIP. Six (6) years and younger are free in GA. Two (2) years and younger are free in VIP. Children must be accompanied by a valid pass holding adult. 

  • Where is the festival located?

    Mo Pop Festival 2022 will be held at Hart Plaza | 1 Hart Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226.

  • Is Mo Pop ADA accessible?

    Yes! There will be a mobility platform. ADA restrooms will be located throughout the festival site including the mobility viewing platform. For more information, please email info@mopopfestival.com.

  • What is the closest airport?

    (DTW) Detroit Metro Airport is the closest major international airport to fly into.

  • When will I receive my Mo Pop pass?
    Wristbands will begin shipping in Late June. The email on file for your order will be notified when your order is sent out, and tracking information will be included in the email. We recommend logging in here to make sure your shipping address is correct. 
  • What can I bring to Mo Pop Festival?

    The following items are allowed at Mo Pop Festival:

    • Binoculars
    • Point and shoot cameras. (No detachable lens cameras)
    • Cell phones
    • EMPTY water bottles | 40 oz. or less, No metal or glass
    • Sunscreen in a plastic container (Pump or cream only | No aerosol)
    • Sunglasses
    • Drawstring bags with one (1) pocket are allowed
    • Strollers (subject to search)
    • EMPTY hydration packs (with no large pockets); Plastic only
    • Small purse or fanny pack
    • Breast pumps
    • SEALED package of cigarettes 
    • E-Cigs and Vape Pens (Tobacco only)
    • Hand sanitizer & baby wipes
    • Portable Chargers
    • Baby Strollers
    • Ear Plugs
    • Eye Drops
    • Hats
    • Lighters
    • Lip Balm
    • Smiles & Good Attitude 

    *All items are subject to search and this list is subject to change at the festival security's discretion.

  • What can't I bring to, or do, at Mo Pop?

    The following items are prohibited at Mo Pop Festival:

    • No Aerosol Products (incl. aerosol sunscreen)
    • No Air Horns
    • No Animals (Verified Service Animals Allowed. See ADA Page)
    • No Audio Recording Devices 
    • No AVPs, Mods, Liquid Refills for Vape
    • No Chairs (incl. Inflatable chairs or couches, Folding)
    • No Blankets
    • No Colors, Patches, Chains, Chain Wallets / Chain Belts
    • No Coolers
    • No Cameras (Professional) 
    • No Detachable Lenses / No DSLRs
    • No Video Recording Equipment 
    • No Drones or Remote Control Vehicle or Toys of Any Kind
    • No Drugs or Drug Paraphernalia (incl. Cannabis, Cannabis Products; For Prescription Drugs - Prescription must be in properly labeled containers that match the holder's ID. No Pillboxes)  
    • No Flammables (incl. Fireworks, Explosives, Road Flares)
    • No Flags or Totems of any kind
    • No Flashlights
    • No Flyers, Samples, Giveaways, Promotional Items (incl. Signs, Posters)
    • No Glass, Metal, Aluminum or Steel Containers (incl. Refillable Water Bottles)
    • No Glow Sticks, LED Gloves, or LED Products
    • No Umbrellas / Parasols 
    • No Hula Hoops
    • No Selfie Sticks, Tripods or Narcisticks
    • No Sharpies, Markers, Paint Pens
    • No Stuffed Animals
    • No Toy Guns, Water Guns, or Sling Shots
    • No Walkie Talkies / 2-Way Radios
    • No Musical Instruments
    • No Weapons or Firearms of Any Kind
    • No Back Packs or Duffel Bags
    • No Outside Food / Beverage
    • No Hammocks
    • No Laser Pointers
    • No Massagers
    • No Laptop Computers or Tablets
    • No Personal Vehicles (incl. Bicycles, Skates, Skateboards, Scooters, Hoverboards, Segways, Electric Scooters (Birds, Limes), etc)
    • No Bad Attitude 
  • Can I leave and re-enter the festival?
     Only VIP passes allow for re-entry into the festival. 
  • Will there be food at Mo Pop?

    Absolutely! Numerous Metro Detroit food trucks will feature diverse menus for vegans, vegetarians, and other dietary needs. The Shipyard will feature some of the finest pop-up restaurants in the area.

  • What should I know about booze?

    You MUST be 21+ to drink. Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and drive. Do not buy a drink for anyone under 21. You will not be served if you are under 21, don’t have a photo ID proving you are at least 21, and/or are intoxicated.

  • Are lockers available?

    Yes. Locker reservations are available for single days or the full weekend. Please reserve your locker HERE.

  • When does Mo Pop start and end?

    Festival hours will be posted closer to the event date.

  • What are your box office hours?

    The festival box office is located at the west end of Hart Plaza, closest to Huntington Place.

    Please be advised that all Will Call pickups and wristband replacements require photo ID of the original purchaser.

    • Thursday, July 28 from 12PM - 8 PM
    • Friday July 29 from 12PM-8PM
    • Saturday July 30 from 11AM-10PM
    • Sunday July 31 from 11AM-10PM
  • I have special dietary/medical needs. Will my special items be allowed in?

    Outside food and drink is not allowed at Mo Pop Festival. Patrons with medical based dietary restrictions can email info@mopopfestival.com for instructions on how to bring in dietary necessities.

    A patron requiring insulin is allowed to bring his or her medically necessary materials and medications, provided all medicine has a prescription label with the patron’s name. Feel free to head over to the main medical tent at any time for assistance with storing your medical materials.

  • Do you have a medical tent on site?

    Yes, there will be an EMS tent at the festival. Please stay tuned for the full festival map to be released closer to the event date. You can drop off medication, nurse your child, or speak to a medical professional.

  • How do we purchase food, drinks, and merchandise at the festival?

    Mo Pop 2022 will have CASHLESS bars & Festival + Artist merchandise. Other activations such as Food & Handmade Craft Bazaar will accept either credit cards, mobile payment methods, or cash. Accepted credit card payments include any US-issued and most internationally-issued magstripe or chip cards bearing a Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, JCB, or Union Pay logo. Accepted contactless payments include Apple Pay, Android Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Wallet, and contactless cards. There will be no ATMs on site, so please plan accordingly. 

  • Are you hiring volunteers to work at Mo Pop?

    Thank you for being interested in working Mo Pop Festival. At this time are are currently not seeking volunteers. Please check our social media pages in the future for possible volunteering opportunities.

Getting Here


Hart Plaza | 1 Hart Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226

There is no on-site parking available at the Mo Pop Festival. However, there are numerous lots and garages around the area that are independently operated within walking distance to Hart Plaza.

Each parking location sets their own prices, hours, rules, and regulations and is not affiliated with Mo Pop Festival.

Mo Pop festival map


Mo Pop Festival is a fully accessible event, and we welcome attendees with disabilities. We are dedicated to continually improving our efforts to ensure you have access to all the festival amenities. We welcome and encourage all feedback and suggestions from our patrons. For ADA/Accessibility information not included in the page below, please contact us at info@mopopfestival.com.


The venue is navigable for people with mobility disabilities. There are accessible pathways connected throughout the venue including entrances, stages, vendors and all other activity areas.


There will be elevated accessible viewing area(s) made available to ADA Patrons and one (1) companion.


  • Companions may be asked to stand if capacity is reached.
  • These are strictly non-smoking areas.
  • Patrons are not allowed to save spots and if a guest is not present for over an hour, their area will be given to another guest with ADA needs.


Service animals are permitted throughout the festival grounds; however this does not include emotional support animals, therapy animals, or companion animals. Pets are not allowed and will be turned away. 

If you bring a service animal to the festival, make sure to check in at the Box Office for registration. Only legitimate service animals that are properly trained and under the proper care of their owners will be provided with the appropriate credentials.

Service animals must remain by the handler’s side at all times and must be harnessed, leashed, or tethered, unless these devices interfere with the service animal’s work or the individual’s disability prevents using these devices. In that case, the individual must maintain control of the animal through voice, signal, or other effective controls.

Anyone bringing an animal will be responsible for and liable for any damage or injury caused by the animal.