FAME FEST FAQs
What is FAME Fest?
FAME Fest stands for fitness, artists, music and experiences. FAME Fest is Dallas’s first experiential fitness festival, bringing together the hottest fitness trends, local painters, sculptures and craftsman, Dallas/Fort Worth based musical acts and an exceptional culinary experience for a weekend of movement and arts.
Where is FAME Fest?
FAME Fest will be held at the Omni Dallas Hotel. Studio classes will take place on Pegasus Lawn and in the drive between four of the Restaurants on Lamar and the Omni Dallas Hotel. A special sidewalk market featuring vendor booths and artists will also be located on the street drive. Musicians will keep the party going between studio classes on the main stage between Café Herrera and the Hotel. Each Restaurant on Lamar will have a unique dining experience available throughout FAME Fest.
How much is FAME Fest?
General Admission to attend the block party portion of FAME Fest is FREE! Studio classes on Saturday are $55 a ticket and include access to the street party, live music, vendors and each studio class available all-day Saturday only. We have two options for VIP tickets. For Friday only, tickets are $85 and for the full weekend, VIP tickets are $125. VIP ticket holders grant access to the Patrón Tequila VIP area at Café Herrera, including all-you-can-eat fajitas and Patrón Tequila margarita samples. VIP tickets also include exclusive access to the studio cycle classes on Friday evening. The purchase of any FAME Fest ticket includes a swag bag. Food and beverages are available for purchase at any of the Restaurants on Lamar. More info go here.
Can I buy tickets at the door?
No, unfortunately we will not sell tickets at the event. You’ll need to purchase tickets online before arriving at FAME Fest. You can that through your phone.
What does my ticket include?
General Admission – FREE – The GA ticket grants you FREE access to the block party. Explore the vendor market, restaurants specials, live music and art on both Friday and Saturday, September 27th-28th.
FAME Squad Pass (Saturday Only) – $55 – FAME Squad ticket holders are able to participate in any fitness classes happening on Saturday only. Ticket also includes access to the Recovery, Recharge, and Refresh lounge, vendor market and block party with live art and music. Swag bag is included with this ticket.
FAME FRIYAY – $85 (Fridaty Only) – VIP ticket holders have exclusive access to classes on Friday. Ticket also includes access to the VIP area at Café Herrera with special Patrón Tequila cocktails and all you can eat fajitas. This ticket also includes access to the Recovery, Recharge, and Refresh lounge, vendor market and block party with live art and music. Upgraded swag bag is included with this ticket.
FAME-OUS All Access VIP Pass (Friday & Saturday) – $125 – VIP ticket holders have exclusive access to classes on Friday and Saturday. Ticket also includes access to the VIP area at Café Herrera with special Patrón Tequila cocktails and all you can eat fajitas. This ticket also includes access to the Recovery, Recharge, and Refresh lounge, vendor market and block party with live art and music. Upgraded swag bag is included with this ticket.
What kind of classes will be on the schedule?
FAME Fest classes include outdoor cycling, yoga, bootcamp, pilates, HIIT, boxing, dance cardio, fusion classes and more. We’re excited to offer a fun variety of ways to move! Outdoor cycling is available ONLY on Friday as part of the VIP ticket package.
What do I need to bring?
Bring your photo ID and PDF ticket, printed or digital, to check in upon arrival.
The essentials for class: yoga mat, athletic shoes, change of clothes, sunscreen, sunglasses & water bottle.
Bring money (cash & credit) to purchase food in the restaurants, shop our vendor market, or purchase art from our local artists.
How do I sign up for studio classes?
You will receive an invitation from Sched.org to create your schedule once you’ve purchased your tickets through Eventbrite. Please make sure to check your junk mail for this invitation.
The studio class I want to sign up for is full. Can I get on a wait list?
Yes, there will be a waitlist for classes through the Sched.org app. Feel free to head to the class area and drop in if there’s room.
Are there other things to do at FAME Fest outside of classes?
Yes! We have multiple lounges to visit in between classes. Check out the Recovery Lounge for express treatments from Phoenix Regen, Refresh Lounge for touch ups from Lunch Box Wax, and the Recharge Lounge for refuel smoothies from Smoothie King. We’ll also have an artist Meet & Greet, live music, and you’re also invited into the restaurants for food and unique experiences. Each restaurant will feature a unique food activation such as pizza tossing, sushi making class, mixology class, and more.
Can I book a room at Omni Dallas Hotel?
Yes! There is a special FAME Fest rate that includes luxurious accommodations, overnight self-parking and breakfast for two at Texas Spice. FAME Fest room packages will be available beginning June 18th. Book your room here.
I’m not staying at the hotel. Where do I park?
FAME Fest go-ers are able to park in the C LOT located across from Cafe Herrera. Parking is $15 for 8 hours. FAME Fest Dallas encourages the use of carpooling, ride shares, and public transit. Surrounding surface lots are available however, not monitored by Omni Dallas Hotel or Fitness Ambassadors.
What if I want to take public transit?
We love that you are choosing to be green! There is a DART station at the Dallas Convention Center and at Union Station, both only two blocks from the hotel and FAME Fest. For scheduling, visit www.dart.org/schedules.
Can I use Uber, Lyft or Alto?
Yes! We encourage ridesharing. All rideshares are welcome to drop off and pick up in our valet area at the front drive of the Omni Dallas Hotel.
Are kids allowed?
Yes! However, everyone taking a studio class must be at least 18 years old. Note that there will be alcohol consumption and loud music. Please be mindful of your children’s whereabouts as lost kiddos will be given a shot of espresso and a puppy.
Can I bring my pet?
No. FAME Fest is not a pet friendly environment. Please leave Fido at home or in your guest room.
It’s raining. Now what?
FAME Fest is a rain or shine event. If there is lightning or severe weather threats, studio classes may be rescheduled or cancelled.
May I get a refund on my FAME Fest ticket?
Unfortunately, tickets are non-refundable. However you can transfer your ticket to another person. See the guide here.
How do I become a sponsor or vendor?
We are currently sold out on sponsorships. If you’d like to inquire about 2020, please fill out the contact form.