The following is a list of rules at Friday Night Live! which are intended to keep us all safe and legal at this free summer event. The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Herndon, Friday Night Live! staff, sponsors, and volunteers thank you for your adherence to these rules.

You can also find answers to common questions on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Rules concerning Alcohol

  • No alcoholic beverages may be brought into the event. Virginia ABC rules prohibit bringing alcoholic beverages into events where alcohol is sold.
  • No open or reusable liquid or beverage containers are allowed. Sealed cans, bottles, and juice boxes are okay.
  • No glass containers.
  • Individuals caught trying to bring alcohol into the event will be barred from attending. Anyone caught more than once will be barred permanently.
  • All coolers, bags, chairs, purses will be searched.
  • No alcoholic beverages may be taken outside of the Friday Night Live! concert area.
  • The restrooms are located outside of the concert area, so alcoholic beverages may not be carried to that area.
  • You must be 21 to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
  • Everyone must present a valid ID and obtain a wristband prior to purchase and in order to consume alcoholic beverages. WE CARD EVERYONE – REGARDLESS OF AGE.
  • No more than 2 alcoholic beverages may be purchased by an individual at one time.
  • Alcohol sales start at 6:00 PM and end at 9:30 PM at each event.
  • We now accept cash, credit cards, and contactless payments for alcohol sales.

Other Rules and Conditions

  • No pets are allowed at Friday Night Live! Service animals as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act are allowed.
  • No skating or biking is allowed on the premises.
  • No hard sports equipment, balls, or frisbees. Soft Nerf-type balls are allowed.
  • No hula hoops.
  • No skateboards or skates.
  • No large vinyl or plastic tarps.
  • No beach umbrellas or canopies.
  • No professional photography equipment. Cameras with telephoto or interchangeable/detachable lenses and/or external flash are not permitted inside the event area at any time. Video recording devices, audio recording devices, monopods, bipods and tripods are also not permitted.
  • No solicitation is allowed at Friday Night Live!

Thanks for your cooperation!

Lost Children

Parents should immediately report lost children to the ID Booth or find an Event Staff volunteer wearing a bright yellow shirt and request assistance. Anyone finding a lost child should immediately take that lost child to the nearest Event Staff volunteer or to the ID Booth. Click here to read our full lost child policy.

Thank you to our Sponsors

Dark Wolf Solutions logo with wolf head and text
Town of Herndon logo
HawkEye 360 logo
HRI Associates
Maximus logo
Spencer's Safe & Lock logo