Frequently Asked Questions

Will you be posting set times in advance?

Yes, we will release the set times in advance. Keep an eye on our official website and social media channels for updates closer to the event.

Will accommodations be provided for Wawafest?

We are committed to providing an inclusive environment to ensure an optimal experience for all participants including interpreters and captioning during the performances. We look forward to providing you with a fantastic and inclusive event experience.

What is the best time to arrive?

We recommend arriving a bit before the event’s start time to ensure you have plenty of time to park, check-in, and find your way around. We will update this question when we know when doors typically open. Stay tuned.

Is there an age limit/rule?

WAWAfest is open to all ages. However, some areas or activities may have age restrictions due to safety or content considerations. Please refer to the event details for specific age-related information.

Will you have food vendors at the event?

Yes, we will have a diverse selection of food vendors offering a range of culinary options to suit different tastes. There will be something for everyone to enjoy.

What is the dress code?

WAWAfest doesn’t have a strict dress code, but we encourage attendees to express their personal style and creativity. Comfortable attire and footwear are recommended, as you’ll likely be walking and dancing throughout the event.

Can I give my pass to a friend?

Passes are non-transferable and should only be used by the individual whose name is on the pass. Security measures are in place to ensure a safe and secure event experience. However, we understand that plans can change, and we do offer the option to transfer your pass to a family member, friend, or colleague. Please visit our website for transfer details and instructions on how to proceed.

Can I get a refund for my Wawafest pass?

We understand that plans can change, and we strive to accommodate our attendees as best as we can. Wawafest does not issue refunds for purchased tickets. However, we do allow for the transfer of passes to another individual. For more details on how to transfer your pass, please refer to our official website or get in touch with our customer support. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Are strollers allowed in the venue?

Yes, strollers are allowed in the venue. However, please be mindful of the crowd and make sure to keep your stroller in designated areas when necessary.

Where should I stay?

Check our website for partner hotels offering special rates for event attendees. 

How do I get there?

The Wharf is conveniently located in Washington, DC, with various transportation options. You can use public transportation, rideshare services, or check for available parking options. Check out our website for more details.

Where can I park my car?

The Wharf offers parking facilities for attendees. However, parking might be limited, so we recommend carpooling, using rideshares, or utilizing public transportation if possible.