2018 O'ahu Wanderlust Festival Partner Guide
Thank you for participating in Wanderlust O’ahu. Our goal is to provide you with a seamless experience from beginning to end. Please read the below information and should you have any additional questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to a wonderful event!
General Partner Information
PARTNER ADVANCE FORM
Please fill out the Partner Advance Form by Wednesday, January 31. This information will help us ensure all your needs are met onsite.
Wednesday, February 28: Load-In
Thursday, March 1 – Sunday, March 4: Festival
Sunday, March 4: Load-Out
57-091 Kamehameha Hwy
Kahuku, HI 96731
ABOUT HOST SITE / DIRECTIONS / LODGING
Onsite parking is free, first-come-first-served.
wanderlust.com/shipping for details on shipping to/from event.
SHIPPING FORM: Please fill out to notify us of every package you ship to the festival.
ADVANCE YOUR LOAD-IN
Wednesday: 1 PM – 5 PM
Exact vehicle arrival time will be advanced by the Sponsor Operations Manager:
NAME: Jon Bingham
NOTE: No vehicles are allowed in the village for load-in/out. All booths should be set up and prepared to open by 8 AM on Thursday.
KULA MARKET HOURS
Thursday – Saturday: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM / Sunday: 8:30 AM – 5 PM
Booths must stay open until 5:30 PM Thursday – Saturday and 5 PM on Sunday. If you would like to stay open later, you may reopen at 6:30 PM Friday – Saturday (no music Thursday) for the evening concerts. Please note the market area is dark after sunset and Wanderlust does not supply lighting for individual tents. If you would like to re-open for the evening concerts we recommend lighting for your tent. Your Wanderlust contact will be available from 7 AM – 5 PM daily. A $500 fee will be charged to brands that break down their tent before 5 PM on Sunday.
Sunday: beginning at 5 PM
Please note load-out may take a few hours, so please book your travel accordingly. A $500 fee will be charged to brands that break down their tent before 5 PM on Sunday.
NOTE: No vehicles are allowed in the village for load-in/out.
Please consult with your Wanderlust point of contact if you are planning to build a custom activation.
Unless you have arranged to bring your own tent, you will be provided a white, festival-style high-peak tent or a white, fiesta-frame style tent at the size specified in your contract. It is recommended you bring zip ties to help secure tent walls at night. If you have arranged to bring your own tent, you are responsible for bringing your own walls and weights.
Wanderlust provides brands with 8′ tall tents. Please size any wall banners appropriately. Measurements for full wall banners can be found below-
10 x 10 tent: 9′ 5″ wide x 7′ 9″ tall
10 x 20 tent: 19′ 5″ wide x 7′ 9″ tall
20 x 20 tent: 19′ 5″ wide x 7′ 9″ tall
*All activations must be kept inside the measurements of your footprint (10 x 10, 10 x 20, etc.)
Tables, linens, chairs, and access to electricity can be provided to partners. Please submit the Partner Advance Form by Wednesday, January 31.
For electricity, you should bring any additional power strips and/or extension cords needed. It is recommended that you bring a 100ft extension cord for each circuit.
INTERNET + MOBILE SERVICE
Standard internet can be provided in the Kula Marketplace. Please request via your Wanderlust point of contact in advance of arriving onsite.
If high speed internet access is mission critical, we recommend you bring your own 4G/LTE hotspot(s) as backup. The quality of mobile 4G/LTE access on the festival grounds varies by carrier, phone/hotspot type, and the location of the event, so please discuss with your Wanderlust point of contact in advance so we can make appropriate recommendations. Regardless of your connection type, Wanderlust cannot guarantee 100% Internet uptime at any event.
Please place orders for ice and cold storage on the Partner Advance Form. Space in our cold storage is available for $200 per 4×4 pallet. Ice delivery is available for $8 per 20lb bag. You will be billed for the requested ice and cold storage after the event.
FOOD & BEVERAGE REQUIREMENTS
Click below to learn more about the Health Regulations.
TEMPORARY FOOD STAND APPLICATION: Due February 5, 2018
You may need to submit for a Temporary Food Stand Application if you will be sampling or selling any food or beverage products. You do not need a permit if you are selling non-potentially hazardous foods, such as baked goods, granola bars and other foods that do not need refrigeration and are shelf stable. If you have any questions about whether or not you will need a permit, please reach out to Bethany Costello from our F&B team, contact info below. There is a $50 fee per application for events lasting 1-5 days.
SUBMIT APPLICATION AND PAYMENT TO:
State of Hawaii
99-945 HALAWA VALLEY ST.
AIEA, HI 96701
Please note: You will need to include a pre-stamped envelope in order to have your permit mailed back to you. Alternatively, you may pick up your permit at the above location ahead of the Wanderlust Oahu Festival event. The health department is approximately 50 minutes from site and 10 minutes from the airport. We recommend picking up your application upon arrival in Oahu.
For any questions regarding the application, contact:
You may sample products during the event however please note only sample size products of 3 ounces or less may be distributed. Please specify if and what you will sample in the Partner Advance Form.
HAND WASHING STATIONS
If you are serving food or beverages, hand washing stations within the booth are the responsibility of the partner.
Here are instructions on constructing a Hand Washing Station.
Use of compostable products is mandatory at all Wanderlust Events. In order to comply with these greening initiatives, styrofoam and plastic food service ware is not permitted. We appreciate your support in our recycling and composting program!
Please break down your cardboard and separate recyclables from trash at your booth. If you need bags, or require extra bins or service, please ask your onsite Wanderlust contact or a green team member. Clear or white bags are for recycling and black bags are for trash. All food and compost must go in compostable receptacles lined with either green or clear bags.
Please DO NOT leave anything behind. This includes weights for your tents such as cinder blocks, sand from sand bags, pallets, carpets, décor, etc.
Wanderlust will place trash/recycling receptacles throughout the village, however any receptacles within the booth are your responsibility.
Please be respectful of the festival grounds by leaving no trace behind.
No promotional giveaways made from plastic are permitted. Please refrain from any plastic or unnecessary individual packaging for samples or giveaways. Conserving when possible is much appreciated. All printed promotional materials must be printed on recycled paper, however, we encourage reducing printed materials by providing brand messaging and discount codes on display boards.
Wanderlust encourages our partners to use signage and banners with sustainable materials, such as natural fabrics or reclaimed wood, instead of vinyl or plastic whenever possible.
Seller’s Permit: You must file a seller’s permit if you intend to sell any goods in the state of Hawaii.
You must submit a full name and unique email address for each ticket holder to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadlines for requesting tickets are outlined below. Please refer to your contract to confirm the number of tickets allotted for your brand. After you submit full names and unique email addresses, your tickets will be issued and you will receive an email from Eventbrite with the ticket. You will also receive an activation email from sched.org with instructions for log in and scheduling your classes. If you don’t see the sched.org email, please check your spam folder. Once you arrive on-site you can pick up your credentials for your already issued 4-Day Festival pass at The Compass. All other credentials will be distributed by your Wanderlust point of contact when you arrive onsite. Please note credentials are not necessary to access the Kula Marketplace; they are only needed to access programming such as music, yoga classes, etc.
Ticket Request Deadline:
Monday, February 12, 2018
Oahu weather varies from extraordinary sunshine to downpours! Plan ahead for possible rain and windy conditions. Please arrive prepared with appropriate rain gear and hard weather clothing. The festival will happen rain or shine.
All display cases, racks, merchandise and accessories that are left overnight in your booth are your responsibility. The Festival and/or host site will provide roving overnight security, but expressly assumes no responsibility for any loss or damages that might occur.
PHOTO & VIDEO GUIDELINES
Any capture of photos or videos on-site must be approved in advance by Wanderlust. Such approval will not be unreasonably withheld provided that such photo or video capture occurs in close proximity to your activation area. All photographers and videographers must be identified in advance and must wear appropriate photo/video credentials issued by Wanderlust. Wanderlust cannot authorize photo or video capture in any class. Full-resolution copies of any photos or videos captured on-site must be provided to Wanderlust promptly upon request and Wanderlust retains the right to use any photos captured at our events for promotional purposes.
O’AHU FESTIVAL MARKETING KIT
If you have any additional questions, please contact your account manager directly, contact information below.
Thank you for participating in the 2018 Wanderlust O’ahu Festival. We look forward to working with you!
The Partnerships Team