Velocity Agenda

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Substation Map

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Event information

Date and time

October 5th 11am - October 6th 2am

Doors open 10:45am

Venue location/map

Tickets $20 in advance, available on Eventbrite

Tickets $25 day-of-show at the Substation entrance

Admission is FREE before 4pm, after which there will be a 1 hour intermission (everyone must exit the venue). 

Wristband required after 5pm.


Patchwerks trade show only: All ages entrance

Admission to the trade show is FREE and open to all ages.  Minors under 21 MUST enter and exit the venue through a separate entrance at the corner of NW 44th Street and 8th Ave NW.  Minors will not be allowed in any other part of the venue.

Will Call (wristband pickup)

Wristbands may be picked up Saturday, September 28 through Friday October 2nd at Patchwerks (open 12pm-7pm, closed Mondays). Day-of-show wristband pickup is available at the Will Call and Merchandise room in the Substation venue, before 4pm.  After 4pm, wristbands will be available at the Substation main entrance (off NW 45th street).


Event and artist merchandise available in the Merchandise room (see map above)


Patchwerks Pop-up shop:

Buy gear on sale from Patchwerks on the day of event at the trade show!  Manufacturers are also welcome to sell directly from their trade show tables.

Open stage performances

From 5pm-7pm in the Sine room there will be a cafe and open stage where anyone is welcome to perform a short set (20 mins or less).  Register in advance or sign-up day-of-show (subject to availability). Bring your own gear or borrow some of ours!

Workshop registration

Workshops have limited seating and are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.  Register online or day-of-show (subject to availability).


Street parking is available for this venue (there is no parking lot for attendees). Be aware that parking fees may apply in some locations - read the signs!

Food and drink

Nacho Mama’s Tamales are available to order at the Substation main bar in the Saw room.  Espresso available in the hallway or café by Brother Coffee.

Inclusion and diversity policy

We value and welcome differences in age, ethnicity, indigenous origin or heritage, gender, physical attributes, beliefs, language, sexual orientation, education, nationality, social background and culture or other personal characteristics. If you do not, then we respectfully ask you not to attend (or you may be forcibly removed from this event).