Festival of the Lakes 2024 Clear Bag Policy

Festival of the Lakes 2024 Clear Bag Policy

As we prepare for FOTL, we want to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone. To enhance security and streamline the entry process, we will be implementing a Clear Bag Policy. Please review the following guidelines to comply with our new policy.

Permitted Bags

  • CLEAR plastic, vinyl, or PVC bags that do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”
  • One-gallon CLEAR plastic freezer bags (Ziploc bag or similar)
  • Small clutch bags approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap, no larger than 4.5” x 6.5”

Non-Permitted Bags

  • Purses, bags, or totes larger than the allowed dimensions
  • Backpacks and non-clear fanny packs
  • Printed pattern or tinted plastic bags  
  • Any bag larger than the permissible size, even if it is clear


  • Medically necessary items will be allowed after proper inspection at designated gates
  • Diaper bags (with an accompanying child) will be permitted after inspection

Attendees without bags or purses are encouraged to use the security lines marked “NO BAGS / SMALL CLUTCH BAG” for entry into the Pavilion at Wolf Lake.