Tickets on sale Friday, April 11th at 10:00am PST. Available online through Front Gate Tickets, or in person at Juan De Fuca Recreation Centre (1767 Island Hwy, 250-478-8384) and Lyles Place (770 Yates St., 250-382-8422).

General Admission

  • 3 Day Ticket - $129.50 + s/c


  • 3 Day Ticket - $279.50 + s/c
Single day tickets will be made available when the final line up and schedule is announced.

Will Call

Will Call (ticket pick-up) will open two (2) hour prior to gates, at 10:00am daily. Picture ID and the credit card used to purchase the tickets will be required for pick-up. We strongly encourage everyone to print out their barcoded tickets in advance, to avoid possible waits. All tickets will be scanned at the time of entry.


VIP tickets include priority entrance, access to a raised viewing deck, seating (limited), VIP food and beverage area, and private washroom facilities. 19+ only.


Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre – Lower Fields
1767 Old Island Highway, Colwood BC
Click HERE for a map.


12pm to 10pm daily.


Rock The Shores is an all-ages event, however, children under twelve (12) must be accompanied by an adult. Children five (5) and under are free. Maximum of 2 children per accompanying adult. Please provide the appropriate hearing protection for your child.

Ins and Outs

There is no re-entry permitted at Rock The Shores. Once you leave the premises, you will be unable to re-enter that same day.


Click HERE for more info.

Cash & Atms

There will be ATMs located throughout the site. Cash, debit and credit will be accepted almost everywhere on the festival site

First Aid

First aid tents will be clearly identified on the site map, as well as with signage throughout the event site.

Food & Beverage

Outside liquids are not permitted and will be dumped at the gates. Water refill stations will be available. Stay tuned for a list for Rock The Shores 2014 food vendors!

Licensed Areas

Licensed areas are subject to capacity, and you must be 19+ to enter.
Two (2) pieces of ID are required:
1.Government issued (Canadian or other), to include name, signature, birth date and picture (for example a passport, driver’s license or B.C. Identification (BCID) card).

2.Embossed (raised) lettering of the person’s name and include the person’s signature and/or picture (for example a credit card, BC CareCard, SIN card, or BCID).

What Can I Bring?

All bags will be subject to search upon entry at the discretion of security personnel.


  • Outside food
  • Empty water bottle (non-metal). All liquids will be dumped at the gates. Refill stations will be available inside
  • Small backpacks, bags, and purses
  • Beach towels & blankets
  • Small umbrellas
  • Baby strollers
  • Cameras (for personal use only)

Not Allowed

  • Animals, with the exception of certified assistance dogs
  • Professional video cameras or audio recording devices
  • Hard coolers, large bags, and large picnic baskets
  • Lawn chairs / folding chairs
  • Large beach umbrellas
  • Tents
  • Musical Instruments


Anyone caught with the following items will be subject to immediate ejection.

  • Outside alcohol
  • Drugs/ drug paraphernalia
  • Knives
  • Weapons of any kind

Signage & Personnel

We ask that all concert goers please read and obey all signage, and traffic management and event personnel.


Rock The Shores will take place rain or shine. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the day’s forecast. Remember to bring a hat and sunscreen, as there are limited shaded areas on the festival grounds.

Bag & Coat Check

Subject to a small handling fee, there will be bag and coat check available on site.


There will be designated smoking areas on-site. Smoking is not allowed outside of these areas.


In an effort to reduce traffic congestion, we encourage concert goers to ride their bikes to the event and take advantage of our bike check lock up area. Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre is easily accessible via the Galloping Goose Trail. Click HERE for a map.

Public Transportation

Additional buses will be running to and from the Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre before, during, and after the event. Check the BC Transit website HERE for bus schedules.

Taxi Service

There will be a dedicated taxi loop for easy drop-off and pick-up.

Westshore Taxi: 250-478-7888
Goldstream Taxi: 250-474-5556
Victoria Taxi: 250-383-7111
Yellow Cab: 250-381-2222
Blue Bird: 250-382-2222

Passenger Drop-off & Pick-up Areas

There will be designated passenger drop-off and pick-up areas. These areas will be accessible for immediate drop off or pick up by all ticket holders, and/or friends and family members not attending the event.


Click HERE for directions from the Victoria Inner Harbour.
Click HERE for directions from City Hall.
Click HERE for directions from Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal.
Click HERE for directions from YYJ, Victoria International Airport.


Immediate on-site parking is extremely limited. As such, we strongly encourage carpooling.

Accessible Parking

Priority on-site parking will be available to vehicles arriving with handicapped patrons, or those needing assistance. Vehicles will need to display official handicap signs.


Check back for information about on-site and overflow parking options.

Coming From Vancouver




BC Ferries


Pacific Coach



Black Ball Ferry


Use the code “ROCKTHESHORES14” and receive 10% off travel between July 9-15!


Kenmore Air
Alaska Air


Rate: Standard Room (1 queen bed) – $129.00
Rate: Standard Room (2 double beds) – $139.00
Rate: Junior Suite (1 king bed, sofa bed) – $149.00
Rate: King Studio Suite (kitchen, 1 king bed, sofa bed) – $159.00
Rate: Family Suite (Kitchen, 2 double beds, sofa bed) – $159.00
Address: 2852 Douglas St, Victoria BC
Phone: 1-800-726-3626
Code: Rock the Shores 2014 or 252955 (phone in only)

Westin Bear Mountain

Rate: Traditional Room (2 queen beds) – $175.00
Rate: 1 Bedroom Suite – $225.00
Address: 1999 Country Club Way, Victoria BC
Phone: 1-888-533-2327
Direct Booking Link

Hotel Zed (formerly Blue Ridge Inn)

Rate: Standard Room (2 queen beds) – $109.00
Rate: Suite (2 queen beds, sofa bed) – $139.00
Address: 3110 Douglas St, Victoria BC
Phone: 1-800-997-6797
Direct Booking Link
Code: ROCK

Accent Inn

Rate: Standard Room (2 queen beds) – $109.00
Rate: Suite (2 queen beds, sofa bed) – $139.00
Address: 3233 Maple St, Victoria BC
Phone: 1-800-663-0298
Direct Booking Link
Code: ROCK
Phone #2


Rate: 1 queen bed – $105.00
Rate: 2 single beds – $105.00
Rate: 2 queen beds – $135.00
Address: 919 Douglas St, Victoria BC
Phone: 1-800-663-7476 or 250-383-7137

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