FAQs

covid

IS FREEDOM FESTIVAL GOING AHEAD IN 2021?

At present the event is going ahead as planned. The event will only go ahead if safe to do so.

WHAT PRECAUTIONS WILL BE IN PLACE?

We will be following all guidance set out by local and national government and the event will be run in a covid secure manner.

wHAT IF THE COVID RULES CHANGE?

if the event is unable to take place on the original date, then it will be postponed and rescheduled. if you have already purchased your ticket then your ticket will be automatically transferred to the new dates. please note tickets are non-refundable. should the event be postponed your tickets will be transferred for free to the new dates so you will not lose your money or miss out.

TICKETS

HOW DO I BUY A TICKET?

Tickets can be purchased through the ‘buy tickets’ page.

WHO IS THE TICKET AGENT?

The ticket agent is skiddle.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKET OFF?

Tickets don’t need to be printed, you can present them on your phone to be scanned. You can print a copy if you would prefer.

CAN I GET A REFUND?

tickets are non-refundable.

camping

CAN I BRING MY CAMPERVAN?

Unfortunately not, only tents are permitted.

DO YOU HAVE SHOWERS?

WHAT TIME CAN WE ARRIVE ONSITE IF WE ARE CAMPING?

Campers staying onsite can arrive from:

– 12pm until 8pm on Friday 30th july

– 11am until 8pm on Saturday 31st july

– 11am until 8pm on Sunday 1st August

CAN I BRING MY DOG?

pets are not permitted.

CAN I PARK MY CAR NEXT TO MY TENT?

All campers must park in the main carpark. No vehicles are allowed in the tented section of the campsite.

CAN I BRING MY OWN FOOD / DRINK / ALCOHOL (CAMPSITE ONLY)?

If you are camping onsite you are allowed to bring your own food / drink and alcohol. This can only be consumed within the campsite area and can not be taken in the festival arenas. Anyone caught doing so will be asked to leave the event and campsite. Alcohol / food must only be consumed by you and must not be sold or given to other campers.

GENERAL

ARE THERE ANY AGE RESTRICTIONS? 

There are no age restrictions but anyone under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult 18 years +

WHAT ID IS ACCEPTED?

ID is not required for entry to the festival, you only need your ticket. id will be required to purchase alcohol.

CAN I BRING MY OWN DRINKS / FOOD?

No food or drinks (including alcohol) can be taken onto the festival arenas. There are plenty of bars and food outlets onsite selling a wide variety of food and drinks. All bags, coats, jackets etc.. are searched on arrival. No exceptions. There will be a free water station on site.

CAN I LEAVE AND RE-ENTER?

No. Strictly no leaving and re-entering (per day). Once you leave the festival for the day you cannot return and be re-admitted on the same day.

WHAT TIME SHOULD I ARRIVE?

The gates open / close each day from

Gates open 5pm 9pm on Friday 30th july / Last Admittance 9pm / Music finishes 11:00pm

Gates open 12pm on Saturday 31st july / Last Admittance 9pm / Music finishes 11:00pm

Gates open 12pm on Sunday 1st August / Last Admittance 9pm / Music finishes 11:00pm

IS THERE PARKING AVAILABLE?

yes, parking is available. there is a parking charge of £6. parking must be booked in advance through the ‘buy tickets’ page.

WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL?

Springwood park, kelso, TD5 8BA