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Retribal for Music Festivals


About The Retribal Music Festival WordPress Plugin

The Free Retribal Music Festival WordPress plugin works with any theme and is full of features to engage your
fans, sponsors, artists, staff, volunteers, venues and stages.

Deep Artist and Venue Profiles

Music Festivals are about discovery. Shouldn’t your website do it’s part? Performer and Venue information
management is a breeze when you use Retribal on your music festival website. Tie in artist feeds automatically,
official performer and venue social media are embedded on your website as they are released before, during and
after your event. Supports youtube, facebook, twitter, instagram, vine, and more. Sharing is built in with
social media-ready landing pages for each performer and venue directly on your music festival website.

Retribal’s smooth layouts and seamless integration with your fully branded, custom WordPress website allows
your attendees to discover more, and in real time — from your stage to their screen.

Rock-solid Festival Technology

WordPress out of the box is already a great platform for your music festival, but that doesn’t mean we can’t
improve it further! Our plugins and apps were borne of the need for a dependable platform promoting world class
music events. Engineered with flexibility in mind, Retribal can support, organize, and amplify the largest and
most complex events with many performers, venues, sponsors, and stages. This plugin is written from the ground
up by the team at to drive audience engagement and ticket sales.

Music Festival Search Engine Optimization

Improve your site’s SEO with fully embedded performer and venue details.

The Retribal Music Festival plugin goes the extra mile to take care of all the technical optimization. It first
and foremost helps you build and manage a better, deeper, and more engaging music festival website. Enter
artist profiles and venue information just once and integrate artist youtube channels, tweets, instagrams
in real-time.

But more importantly, the Retribal plugin provides focus pages for all venues, performers, and full genre-based
performer archive pages. Venues are fully categorized by features such as food and drink, restrooms, and
capacity. If the venue provides social media, Retribal will integrate it. Be aware, other integration
alternatives such as framing just don’t give your music festival website the same juicy SEO mojo.

Perfect Music Festival App Integration

The Retribal WordPress plugin is just the start of digital promotion for your Music Festival. Upgrade to the
Retribal App and Music Festival marketing platform to fully engage your tribe – building momentum with artist
announcements, schedule releases, ticket sales, and premium festival packages.

Retribal is the app platform dedicated to music festivals and it works perfectly with the Performer and Venue
data you have already entered on your WordPress based website. The retribal app offers a fully branded
solution for your music festival featuring full airplane mode support, our “Desert Island Network” stays
functional with no connection and sips only tiny amounts of bandwidth during the festival in the remotest
of locales, always syncing changes upon reconnection. Other features include live shuttles, amenities,
in-seat mech sales, extensive sponsor support, maps, stage schedules, and walking directions. Read more
about it at, contribute or request support at


The Free Retribal Music Festival WordPress plugin is copyright 2016 to and licensed under the
Open Source Apache 2.0 License.

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the “License”); you may not use this file except in compliance
with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed
on an “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License
for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.


  • Venue Detail screenshot-1.png
  • Venue Archive screenshot-2.png
  • Music Genre Archive screenshot-3.png
  • Performer Detail screenshot-4.png
  • Performer Archive screenshot-5.png


The Retribal plugin is available in the WordPress directory, or you may download and install using this file
transfer process.

Upload the retribal folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
Activate the Retribal plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Configure the plugin by going to the Retribal menu that appears in your admin menu
Start adding Performers, Genres, Venues, and Venue Features!


Syntax Error on Installation

The retribal plugin uses the short array syntax. This was only added in PHP 5.4. So, this plugin requires PHP 5.4.

How Can I Style Performers and Venues?

Add “rt-performer-” and “rt-venues-” classes to your theme styles.

Contributors & Developers

“Retribal for Music Festivals” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



1.01 – Added PHP version check. Modified readme.txt.

1.0 – Initial Release