22-25 July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Take a browse through details on our opening times, entry rules, prohibited items to keep your experience safe and our search and ID policy.

OPENING TIMES

Our box office, campsites and car parks opening times are below.

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Car park12:00Open 08:0024 hour24 hourClose 13:00
Weekend camping12:00 – 21:00*09:00 – 21:0009:00 – 21:0009:00 – 21:0009:00 – 12:00
Thursday ticket17:00 – 21:00
Friday ticket09:00 – 21:00
Saturday ticket09:00 – 21:00
Sunday ticket09:00 – 21:00

*requires a Thursday add-on ticket in conjunction with your weekend ticket to enter the festival from Thursday.

ENTRY RULES

All attendees to the festival require a festival ticket.

There are limited free tickets for children up to and including the age of 5 but you must obtain a physical ticket for them and you must accompany them at all times.

Age 11 – 15 ticket holders must be accompanied by a ticket holding parent or guardian over the age of 30 and MUST camp in the same area as their families/guardians.

ID will be checked on entrance and entry will be refused to those not accompanied by a parent or guardian.

By purchasing a child or teen ticket you are confirming that you are either the parent or legal guardian of the teen or child for whom you are purchasing.

DSLR cameras are permitted on site for personal use only. Any press related photographers should contact our press team in advance of the event.

PROHIBITED ITEMS

ITEMSCAMPSITEARENA
AerosolsYesNo
AlcoholYesNo
Animals (except assistance dogs)NoNo
Audio/Visual recording equipmentYesYes
Barbeques (disposal)YesNo
BlowtorchesNoNo
Chinese LanternsNoNo
CampfiresNoNo
Children under 16 (unsupervised)NoNo
FireworksNoNo
FlaresNoNo
GlassNoNo
Bottle of perfume / aftershaveYesNo
GazebosNoNo
Gas StovesYes – canisters limited to 220gNo
Illegal SubstancesNoNo
Knives for cookingYesNo
Small Hammers (pitching tents)YesNo
Soft drinksYesYes (sealed plastic only)
WeaponsNoNo
Drugs including new psychoactive
substances, Poppers and Nitrous Oxide
NoNo
Liquid fuelsNoNo
Selfie SticksNoNo

SEARCH POLICY

As part of our licence agreement our security team will undertake general searches on entry. This is done for the safety and protection of all. Searches are done as in-obtrusively as possible and only with due cause.

WHAT ID DO YOU ACCEPT?

We accept driving licenses; provisional or full, passports and citizenship cards.