spring 2021

frequently asked questions

What is DEVIATE?

DEVIATE is an interactive event showcasing a collaborative expression of art & music. The event will feature a blend of progressive art forms, live performance artists, bands, DJs, as well as food and beverage service for patrons.

When is DEVIATE?

Date to be announced for Spring of 2021

Where is DEVIATE?

The event will be held on the Ironworks Campus Spine located in downtown Beloit, Wisconsin.

How do I buy tickets to DEVIATE?

Ticket info TBA. Tickets will be available for purchase online at prior to the event. Tickets will also be available at the Main Entrance the day of the event.

How can I pay for tickets?

For those who have not purchased advance tickets, cash or card will be accepted at the Main Entrance for entry into DEVIATE.

What is the refund policy?

All ticket sales are final. There will be no refunds for DEVIATE tickets purchased.

Are VIP tickets available?

Please stay tuned for VIP ticket info!

Are group tickets available?

Please email if you're interested in purchasing group ticket packages (20 or more)

Is parking available for the event?

Free parking will be available at DEVIATE in nearby parking lots. Additional parking may be available in the streets surrounding the Ironworks Campus buildings.

Will there be food at the event?

Various food options will be available for purchase during the event.

Will there be drinks at the event?

Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at DEVIATE and will be served at bars located throughout the event. Soft drinks and water will also be available for purchase. We do not permit any outside alcohol, drinks or coolers to be brought into the event. Security will confiscate any outside alcohol brought into DEVIATE.

What is the event attire?

There is no official dress code for the event. Please be mindful of the hazards that come along with a vacant industrial building. Further, the venue does not have many of the amenities of modern entertainment venues. Please wear appropriate footwear as the concrete floor is dirty and cannot be cleaned thoroughly prior to the event. Do not enter areas that are blocked off and do not attempt to climb on any walls, fencing or construction equipment.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to DEVIATE?

DEVIATE is a 21 & over event. All patrons must present a valid ID for entry to DEVIATE. No exceptions! Please have a valid photo ID ready to present at the Main Entrance.

Are weapons allowed on grounds?

No weapons of any kind are allowed on site.

Will art be available for purchase?

Yes. The majority of artists will be selling their artwork throughout the night. DEVIATE artists keep 100% of their sales proceeds and are solely responsible for all sales transactions. Most artists will accept cash, and some will accept card payments.

Is overnight lodging available nearby?

Overnight accommodations are available downtown at Ironworks Hotel and Hotel Goodwin. Please inquire for reservations and availability.

Is DEVIATE handicap accessible?

DEVIATE complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and is accessible, with exceptions for certain areas constructed prior to 1990.

What are the security policies at DEVIATE?

There will be Beloit Police Department and Beloit Fire Department officers on site throughout DEVIATE for any emergency needs. As well, there will be private security personnel stationed throughout the event. All participants and patrons are subject to search by security. All bags are subject to inspection prior to entering the DEVIATE grounds. No backpacks or bags larger than 9x10x12 will be allowed on the grounds.

Can I bring my service animal with me?

DEVIATE gladly welcomes service animals and service animals-in-training. If you require the use of the animal to enjoy DEVIATE, we strongly encourage the use of an identifying vest, harness, cape, or leash, so other DEVIATE patrons do not attempt to pet or play with your service animal. Please note that DEVIATE reserves the right to remove both animal and patron if the animal jeopardizes the safety of other DEVIATE patrons or staff. DEVIATE will NEVER separate or attempt to separate you from your service animal.

Is there a Lost and Found?

Lost and Found articles are turned into and can be claimed at the Lost and Found area located at the Main Entrance.

What if I get ill or injured while on DEVIATE grounds?

The First Aid station is located at the Main Entrance. Beloit Fire Department units are also present on the DEVIATE grounds for assistance.

Will restrooms be available?

Portable restrooms and hand washing stations will be on site. No permanent restrooms or running water will be available for event patrons.

What about inclement weather?

DEVIATE is a rain or shine event and will be held both indoors and outdoors. Please watch the weather and plan accordingly.

Is smoking permitted?

Smoking will be allowed outside. Smoking indoors will not be permitted. We ask that you please properly dispose of your cigarette butts.

Will an ATM be available?

There will be an ATM located on site at DEVIATE for your convenience.

Will anyone be taking my photo?

Photographers/Videographers will be on site during the event. By attending the event, you consent to having your image taken.

Are there sponsorship opportunities available?

We have a limited number of sponsorship opportunities available. Please email if your company is interested in becoming an official sponsor of DEVIATE.