What Is Same Same But Different?

Less Crowds, More Community

A Majestic Landscape

Explore Southern California's most beautiful music festival. White sandy beaches, glistening golden mountains, picturesque hiking trails and star-filled skies.

A Beach Party Like No Other

During the daytime, we go off! Catch world-class house music, techno, electro and more starting at 11am each morning down at The Coconut Cove Stage. Bring your floatie!

No Overlapping Main Stage Sets

We have two main stages that rotate back and forth to ensure you don't have to miss a set! Explore more by visiting one of our 3 side stages.

Join The Camp Games

Join the dodgeball tournament, play capture the flag, enter the relay race, show off in the hobby horse dressage tournament and tons more!

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Mind Bending Art Installations

Explore large-scale art you can play on, lounge under and dance around. Discover pop-up art and live painters throughout the festival as well!

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The But

Our creative team (The But Team) spend all year thinking of wildest ideas they can build around the festival; their one goal, surprise and delight your inner-child! 2024 But Theme TBA soon!

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Arts & Crafts Workshops

Find dozens of workshops to calm the mind while you create from painting to jewelry making.

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Movement & Educational Workshops

Find your perfect workshops including lots of yoga styles, meditation, sound-healing, ecstatic dance, partner massage, nutrition, herbalism and over 50 more.

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Elevate To VIP For More Of Everything

Enjoy exclusive wellness areas, cold plunges, saunas, complimentary happy hours, premium restrooms, amazing stage views and lots more!

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Multiple Ways To Stay With Us

A comfortable sleeping experience makes for a better festival. All campgrounds have free showers. We have car-camping, tent camping, RV, hotel and on-site glamping options!

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A Community Like No Other

A smaller festival means we all look out for each other. We share what we have, we smile often, we laugh hard and we dance our asses off!

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Amazing Food Options

Pick from 10 different food vendors on-site hand-picked from all around Southern California to delight your taste-buds.

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Merchant Vendors 

Support local artisans, jewelry makers, clothing creators and more by taking a stroll through vendor village

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