FAQs & Rules

For the comfort and safety of all participants, please respect the following rules:

  • No wheels in event areas– please walk bicycles and carry rollerblades or skateboards inside event areas—bike racks are located throughout the site
  • No dogs or pets allowed (except service animals)
  • For everyone’s enjoyment, no smoking. Top of the Park, and the entire U-M campus are smoke-free.
  • Shirts and shoes are required
  • No wading or playing in the fountain
  • No climbing trees
  • No alcohol outside the fenced beverage garden, and no alcohol that wasn’t purchased at the event.
  • No outside solicitations or unauthorized vending within one block of Top of the Park
  • Hand-held personal umbrellas are welcome, but leave your large lawn umbrellas at home

Other Tips

  • Admission is free, but your support is vital—donations of $5 per person and $10 per family are encouraged every time you visit 
  • Each season, there are approximately 10 local vendors serving tasty food, in addition to beverages that are offered by A2SF. When you support A2SF food and beverage vendors, you’re helping to keep our events high-quality and free – cheers to that!
  • ATM is available at Top of the Park
  • Most credit cards are accepted by food vendors. Tap to Pay can be used to make donations, and purchase merchandise or beverages.
  • Lost and found and First Aid  is available at the Information Tent.
  • Performance lineup and more is available at A2SF.ORG
  • Stay current on weather updates, show times, and the latest news by following A2SF on social media.
  • Be sure to wear your “I Gave” sticker while you to show your support of A2SF

And Be Sure to Bring These…

  • Sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, lawn blankets, strollers, wagons, and folding chairs
  • Photo ID for access to the beverage garden
  • Heaps of smiling friends
  • A sense of adventure
  • Dancing shoes