in Frieze | 24 NOV 22

Frieze Los Angeles 2023 VIP Visitor FAQs

in Frieze | 24 NOV 22

When and where is Frieze Los Angeles taking place?
Frieze Los Angeles takes place from 16- 19 February 2023, at The Santa Monica Airport.

What are the fair opening hours?
Thursday February 16 | VIP Preview
10am – 7pm 

Friday February 17| VIP Preview
11am – 8pm   

Saturday February 18
11am – 7pm 

Sunday February 19
11am – 6pm  

Getting there
Frieze Los Angeles 2023 takes place at the Santa Monica Airport. The new location will be in the Southeast corner of the airfield and take place across multiple sites including the Barker Hangar. The zip Code is: 90405 (Google Maps)

COVID-19 Guidelines  
Los Angeles County has eased COVID-19 restrictions and therefore no masks, proof of vaccination status or negative test results are required to enter the fair. As COVID-19 is still with us, we encourage visitors to take steps to reduce the risk of catching and spreading COVID-19 including optional steps such as wearing a face mask within the venue.

How do I reserve my time slot to enter the Fair?
A VIP invitation will be added to your account shortly. When it appears, please follow the link on your invitation.
Please follow the link on your VIP invitation (under Your Fair Invitations section) in your dashboard/MY ACCOUNT to secure a booking for your entry time slot.

How do I download my digital invitation / digital VIP invitation?
Digital invitations will be available to access from your Frieze account dashboard. You can also access your invitation any time via the Frieze App, which can be downloaded here. Once it’s installed, simply log in with your credentials and click on the INVITATION section at the bottom of the screen to view your VIP invitation.

Please know that your VIP invitation is not transferrable.  

Where can I find the VIP Programme?
The VIP programme will appear on your account shortly.
The VIP programme can be found in your Frieze account dashboard, under 'Your Fair Invitations' once you log in.

How do I share my Guest Invitation?
Your VIP Invitation admits you and a guest to Frieze Los Angeles 2023. Please click on your invitation (in Your Fair Invitations Section) and it will expand to reveal the option to share your guest invitation. 

Please note, if you have already shared your guest invitation, re-allocating your guest invitation to someone else will invalidate an existing guest invitation. The existing guest invitation holder will receive an email confirming the invitation is no longer valid.

How do I change or cancel my reservation time?
Log into your Frieze account and select ‘Add guest / Change time’ under 'Your Fair Invitations' to go to the booking portal. Select ‘Change booking time’ and select 'Change' to select a new booking time. To cancel your reservation, select ‘Cancel’. All reservations are subject to availability.

The day or time I wish to attend is not available, is there a waitlist?
All entry time slot reservations are subject to availability, and we do not have a waitlist. We recommend checking regularly to see if your preferred time becomes available. 

How do I request a return booking for another day?
Your VIP invitation will be valid for return visits, and these do not need to be pre-booked.  

Can I bring children?
If you are visiting the fair with children, please visit the VIP Desk upon your arrival. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

I have a Frieze 91 Membership related question
For more information about Frieze 91 Membership, which includes first vip access to the fair please visit here. If you have any further questions or are interested in applying, please contact the team at

The fair is fully accessible to people with reduced mobility. Please visit the VIP Desk upon your arrival if you need further assistance.

Bag Size & Policy 
We strongly request that you do not bring large bags to the fairs. Large bags (including, but not limited to, suitcases, backpacks, folding bicycles, scooters) or any large items bigger than 11 x 15 x 5 inches are not permitted inside the fairs.

Strollers and buggies are allowed into the fair.

Paid for parking near the fair is extremely limited and we recommend using a taxi or rideshare service, such as Uber or Lyft to get to the fair. A limited number of parking slots will be available to purchase as an add-on option with your ticket once tickets go on sale.