Change Your Mind Festival

Sat September 10, 2022 Viasat Carlsbad Campus - 2456 Town Garden Rd
Carlsbad, CA 92009 US


Answers to some of our most Frequently Asked Questions are listed below

Who is Change Your Mind for? 

Change Your Mind is a free-to-attend event that welcomes all people of all ages. This event is designed to mold together a fun day of self-care with ample opportunities to learn about mental health in a positive and non-judgmental atmosphere.  


Is CYM just Presentations? 


Change your mind features inspiring speakers from all over the San Diego Mental Health Community, but it also emphasizes self-care by hosting a large variety of fun events, activities, and experiences that take place all over the fairgrounds all day long. 


What Can I Bring? 

While attending Change Your Mind you may bring: 

  • Sealed, non-alcoholic Beverages 
  • Empty, reusable water bottles 
  • Food 
  • Cameras & recording equipment 
  • Children 
  • Good Vibes 
  • Positivity 

While attending Change Your Mind you may NOT bring: 

  • Drugs of any kind 
  • Alcoholic substances 
  • Weapons 
  • Pamphlets, Leaflets, or other non-approved advertising material 
  • Negativity 


How many tickets can I buy? 

You can register for up to 6 General Admission Tickets under a single name. 

You can purchase up to 5 VIP Admission Tickets in a single transaction.  

If your party is larger than the ticket limits, you will need to have multiple people register for tickets. Registering for tickets separately will not affect your party's ability to enjoy Change Your Mind as a group 


Do I have to stay all day? 

As a full-day festival Change Your Mind attendees may arrive and validate their tickets whenever they wish between the hours of 11 AM and 4 PM. Once your ticket has been validated you will receive a wristband that allows you to come and go from the event until the 4 PM end time. 

- Be advised that some activities and presentations will occur at specific times and you may need to plan to arrive early enough to check-in in order to participate.  


Where should I park? 

Change Your Mind Festival takes place at the Viasat Carlsbad Campus. The address listed for Change Your Mind leads to 1 of two parking structures on the same street. Change Your Mind attendees may park in either of the parking structures for free, both of which will be clearly marked.  


Who is Interfaith? 

About Interfaith Community Services 

As North County's largest social services agency, Interfaith Community Services (Interfaith) has been "helping people help themselves" since 1979. This 501(c) non-profit organization provides a wide range of programs designed to empower hungry, homeless, and low-income community members to begin a pathway towards self-sufficiency. Each year, Interfaith Community Services impacts more than 20,000 community members by providing basic needs and nutrition support, social services, shelters and housing, employment development, youth programs, senior services, veterans programs, and addiction recovery support. For more information, visit 


How do I become a Sponsor? 

Change Your Mind welcomes interest in sponsorship and would love your organization's support. Sponsorship comes in a variety of levels with a variety of benefits. Not only will you get the joy of supporting a good cause, but you will also receive a variety of considerations in relation to your sponsorship level. 

You can contact Cesar Trejo to receive additional information regarding sponsorship via email at:  


Will I get a real ticket? 

After completing registration, you will receive an email confirming that you have tickets to Change Your Mind. The email will include a barcode, this is your ticket. Please have it ready to scan when you arrive at Change Your Mind. 


Why VIP? 

Admission to Change Your Mind is completely free; however, VIP access does come with a few perks! 

  1. Priority access to 2 presentations
  2. Free access to the Sensory Tour Experiences
  3. Free Kombucha tasting
  4. 5 Fairground tickets Free at check-in 


Will tickets sell out? 

While we anticipate that there will be enough tickets to accommodate everyone who wishes to attend, some activities and presentations have limited room. We encourage all attendees to indicate areas of interest during their ticket registration and to arrive early enough to give themselves the best chance of participating in their first choice of events 


Can I do everything? 

Change Your Mind Is a large, festival-style event where something intriguing and inspiring is happening around every corner. This does mean that unfortunately, one person can't experience every part of Change Your Mind. This festival is designed for attendees to pick and choose their way through an enjoyable day of self-care and learning as each person finds experiences that call out to them as individuals.  


I lost my ticket. What do I do? 

Never fear! By going to our registration page, you can scroll down and click "look up ticket." Enter the email address you used to register and the system will locate your ticket for you.  

Or, you can just click the button below: 




Ticket Lookup

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