We are currently accepting applications for press passes for Same Same But Different Music and Arts Festival 2019. Please note that media passes are limited and priority for passes will be given to media outlets who provide advance coverage.




“Same Same But Different Festival was everything we hoped for and more” - Sound Fix


“From mountains to a gorgeous lake it’s the picture-perfect festival.” - Festivals 4 Life


“Same Same But Different Does It Right!” - Rudaroo Radio


“Same Same But Different remains the best kept secret in the festival business. It embodies what festivals are supposed to be.” - Top Shelf Reggae


“Allocating your festival budget just got a little more difficult for Southern Californians, as Same Same But Different Festival proved to be yet another music and camping focused experience you do not want to miss.” - Bolder Beat


“This venue ... just cannot beat it!” - Festival Squad


"Same Same But Different is as much about the music and arts as it is about the location." - Oside News

Desert Trip a no-go, but new music fest aims to bridge the gap until Desert Daze - Desert Sun


"Yet another music festival has staked a claim in Southern California this fall" - The Press Enterprise


“With a standout lineup, no overlapping sets, and plenty of activities, this debut festival is not one that you’ll want to miss.” - Live For Live Music