The second in a series of videos that will help you make the most of your Desert Trip experience.

Camping at Desert Trip is more than just a place to sleep. We're offering an array of great food, fun activities and relaxing accommodations to keep you entertained until it's time to stroll on over to the concert. Camping on-site is the most convenient way to experience your Desert Trip weekend.


  • Close Proximity to Venue
  • Flushing Toilets and Hand Washing Stations
  • Ice and Water
  • Free Showers
    • Located in Lot 4 & Lot 7.
    • Open from 7:00a-2:00p & 10:00p-2:00a.
    • Limited 24-hour showers available.
  • Premium Showers
    • 7:00a-2:00p only.
  • 24-hour Medical and Security Presence
  • Info Kiosk
    • Questions, assistance, security.
    • Open 24 hours.
  • Food and Beverage Vendors
  • Cell Phone Charging Stations
    • Bring your charger and juice up.
    • 24 hours.
  • Fully-Stocked General Store
    • We got you covered with ice, sunscreen, hats, camping supplies, beverages, headache medicine, flip flops, and much more.
    • Thu-Sun 7:00a-2:00a
  • Vintage Market
    • Perfect your Desert Trip attire and bring home some vintage mementos to remember your experience.
    • Thu 5:00p-9:00p | Fri-Sun 10:00a-7:00p.
  • Merchandise Tent
    • et all your official Desert Trip and band souvenirs.
    • Fri-Sun 9:00a-2:00p | 11:00p-1:00a.
  • On-site Locksmith (Additional Charges May Apply)
  • Roaming Potable Water & Pumping Trucks
    • Flag one down for your RV.
    • Additional charges may apply.
    • Thu-Sun 7:00a-7:00p.
  • Free Supermarket Shuttles
    • Catch a free ride to the grocery store.
    • Departs Fri-Sun 8:00a-1:00p from the northwest corner of Lot 7.
  • Pedicabs
    • Flag down a ride.
    • $10 suggested donation.
    • 24 hours.
  • Dozens of daytime and nighttime activities.

Please Note

  • Purchase of a camping space does not include a show pass.
  • Camping is open from 9am Thursday until 10am Monday.
  • Camping is available only to 3-day pass holders. Camping passes are sold for the entire weekend only.
  • We do not limit the number of campers allowed in each RV, car camping or tent space. However, everyone in your campsite must be wearing a show wristband.

Please review the entire list of Camping Rules and Camping FAQs.


$99 + fees

Car Camping lets you set up your tent right next to your vehicle. You get a 10 ft. x 30 ft. space upon which you can create your own soft-sided Xanadu. It’s amazing to see the spectacular shaded spaces folks come up with. No vehicle ins/outs.

Car campers can purchase an additional Camping Companion Parking Pass (one per site) that allows an additional vehicle to be parked overnight in a separate lot.


$99 + fees

Tent Camping gives you a 10 ft. x 15 ft. spot with just other tents around. Tent camping includes a parking pass to park your car in a separate lot. No ins/outs.

Please review the Camping Rules before purchasing a pass.

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RV camping lets you stay in comfort, with 30 amp and 50 amp sections where you can plug in, plus roaming potable water trucks and pumping trucks so you can top off and drain out with ease (additional charges may apply). For safety, all RVs, trailers and other such vehicles must be classified as a “vehicle made for sleeping” to enter RV camping. No vehicle ins/outs.

Please review the RV Camping Details and Camping Rules before purchasing a pass.

$950 + fees

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*RV spaces include a City of Indio imposed tax.


$1,600 fees

Secluded on-site camping resort comes with a fully pitched and “ready to go” teepee style tent (16” diameter) equipped with two cots. Each cot comes with a sleeping bag and pillow that are yours to keep. (Any left will be donated to the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission.) Price includes a single overnight parking spot for the weekend in an adjacent lot.


$1,600 fees

Secluded on-site camping resort comes with a fully pitched and “ready to go” 12 ft. × 14 ft. safari-styled tent equipped with four cots. Each cot comes with a sleeping bag and pillow that are yours to keep. (Any left will be donated to the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission.) Price includes a single overnight parking spot for the weekend in an adjacent lot.

Please review the Camping Rules before purchasing a pass.

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  • Lake Eldorado campers can visit all other campsites. However, the Lake Eldorado area is reserved for its patrons.
  • Teepees and tents are assigned on-site, first come, first served. Arrive early to ensure your favorite location.
  • Damages to teepees or tents will be billed directly to your credit card.
  • No swimming in Lake Eldorado.
  • No pop-up tents.
  • No smoking inside the tents or teepees.



The Safari Area is the ultimate Desert Trip VIP experience. This exclusive site includes fully-furnished and air-conditioned Shakir-style tents with 1 or 2 queen beds (or set up as a private day lounge for guests sleeping off-site), private off-site check-in, free adjacent private parking lot, on-site concierge that will help transport luggage from vehicle to tent, transportation to/from concert venue, breakfast/late night snacks, restrooms and showers, dedicated security and secure fence lines, outdoor chairs, shade tents, outdoor lighting, games and more. All will be set up and awaiting your arrival.

Safari packages come with two 3-Day Passes to Desert Trip with reserved floor seating and access to the Diamond Lounge.

Sold exclusively through Valley Music Travel. Call 888.334.4496 or email deserttripsafari@valleymusictravel.com for more details or to book this package.

Please review the Camping Rules before purchasing.


We have dozens of awesome daytime and after show activities to keep you entertained when not at the concert. Here is a partial list of what we have planned. Check back closer to the event for added activities, and be prepared for a few surprises once you arrive.


  • Pinball Arcade
    • Free for all pinball wizards.
    • Thu 12:00p-2:00a | Fri-Sun 7:00a-2:00a.
  • Activities Tent
    • Giant Jenga, Twister and board games, plus music, contests and lots more fun.
    • Thu 9:00a-2:00a | Fri-Sun 7:00a-2:00a.
  • D.I.Y. Art Studios
    • Enter this D.I.Y domain and let your creativity flow.
    • Fri-Sun 12:00p-4:00p.
  • Jive Joint
    • Witness the magical, musical art and improv happenings.
    • Thu 8:00p-2:00a | Fri-Sun 12:00p-4:00p & 11:00p-4:00a.
  • Casino
    • Test your luck and skill for awesome prizes.
    • Thu 6:00p-10:00p | Fri-Sun 10:00a-2:00p.

Field of dreams

  • Cornhole Tourney
    • Thu 7:00p-8:00a
  • Foosball Tourney
    • Sun 12:00p-1:00p
  • Human Foosball & Snookball
    • Thu 12:00p-8:00p | Fri-Sun 9:00a-2:00p
  • Ping Pong Tourney
    • Fri 12:00p-1:00p
  • Water Balloon Toss
    • Sat 12:00p-1:00p


  • Disco Dome
    • Keep the party going with DJs playing classics and hits until late night.
    • Thu 8:00p-2:00a | Fri-Sun 11:00p-2:00a
  • All-Vinyl DJ Sets
    • Chill out after the show to the sound of vintage and downtempo wax in the Activities Tent.
    • Fri-Sun 11:00p-2:00a


  • Donation Centers
    • Donate your used camping gear to the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission.

Wellness & Cleanliness

  • Beauty Bar & Barber Shop
    • Free blowouts and up-dos for the ladies.
    • Trims and shaves for the gentlemen.
    • Fri-Sun 8:00a-2:00p
  • Massage Center
    • Thu 2:00p-8:00a | Fri-Sun 8:00a-2:00p
  • Yoga
    • Fri-Sun 7:30a, 9:30a, 11:30a
  • Pilates
    • Fri-Sun 8:30a, 10:30a

Camping Food

Campers can bring their own eats to Desert Trip. We will also have a selection of prepared food and drink available in the Camping Center, plus on-site supplies and supermarket shuttles for anything you forgot to pack.

Pancake Breakfast

Fri-Sun 6:00a-2:00p

The Diner

Thu 2:00p-10:00p | Fri-Sun 6:00a-2:00p & 8:00p-2:00a

Bloody mary bar

Fri-Sun 8:00a-2:00p

The Bakery

Thu 2:00p-10:00p | Fri-Sun 6:00a-2:00p

Sage Vegan Trailer

Thu 2:00p-10:00p | Fri-Sun 6:00a-2:00p & 8:00p-2:00a

SAGE Coffee Truck

Thu 2:00p-10:00p | Fri-Sun 6:00a-2:00p & 8:00p-2:00a

Organic Farmers Market

Fri-Sun 7:00a-2:00p

free Supermarket Shuttles

Departs Fri-Sun 8:00a-1:00p (NW Corner of Lot 7)


Desert Trip has curated more than a dozen area campsite and RV locations to help you find the best off-site camping experience.


Desert Trip has partnered with Curadora to create a selection of two-, three- and four-star hotels throughout the Coachella Valley. Premium travel and hotel packages are available exclusively through Valley Music Travel.