Charge your desired amount to your festival wristband and save yourself long waiting times!

simple - easy - safe

The payment system at the Shutdown Festival 2021 is cashless.  

You already have the possibility to load your desired amount onto your SD21 Festival Band from home.  

How does it work? 

Step 1: Activate your ticket

Step 2: load your desired amount onto your band (PRE TOP-UP)

Step 3: After checking your shopping cart you can confirm your order.

Step 4: Select your preferred payment method and confirm your purchase. 

Your pre-top-up will be automatically loaded onto your band, which you will receive when you show your ticket at the festival. 

As soon as you get your festival band at the entrance, you can easily load your desired amount onto your band at the top-up locations. You can find the top-up locations on the festival map here.  To avoid waiting times, you can also load your band with a buzzer in advance. The process is explained in the next points.

You can choose between;

  • 30 EUR
  • 60 EUR
  • 120 EUR
  • 200 EUR
  •  300 EUR
  • 500 EUR.


You can choose between V Pay, Paypal, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro.

Clearly: no waiting times at the machines / Simple / Easy / Safe. 

If you upload too much, you can easily withdraw the money after the event.

Can I get my money back from past festivals?

The transfer of the remaining amount from SD 19 is possible since 07.07.2019 12:00 at up to 3 years after the event.

The remaining credit from SD19 cannot be transferred to the ticket of SD21. 

If you have some credit left over from SD19, you can have it refunded online via bank transfer. 

Do you have questions or problems? Please send an email to [email protected]