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FAQ's

  • Can I change a name on a ticket?

    You don't need too, Weekender only requires the unique Barcode of any tickets you have purchased, ready for scanning at the gate upon initial entry. For more speedier entry, please get the Eventbrite App, and download your tickets before you arrive at the festival gate/s.

  • Will you be releasing set times before the festival?

    Lots of factors can impact published set times, so because of this, Weekender does not release them in advance. Running orders are however published, to provide the best indication of the day/s line ups. Approximate set times are released on site each day within the festival. Arrive early to ensure you get the most enjoyment from the acts on offer.

  • What cant I bring?

    Glass, perfume bottles, bottles, cans, canisters, containers, food, laser pens, unauthorised professional film or video equipment, audio recorders, air horns, spray cans, fireworks, flares, Umbrellas, selfie sticks, tents, chairs are not permitted nor any items that may be used as a weapon. Animals (other than registered guide or hearing dogs). This list is not exhaustive.

    * Any prohibited items will be confiscated upon entry and likely to be destroyed *

  • Bringing children?

    Children 13yrs and under must be accompanied by an adult and have a valid ticket. Entry is via the family lane only, to ensure that all u14s are accompanied by an adult, aged 18yrs and over. Photo ID will be required to ensure the correct ticket type is used. Weekender festival does not accept any parental responsibility. Children 5yrs & Below are free with an adult.

  • Do I need I.D?

    Anyone between the ages of 10 and 25 are required to have valid photographic I.D. You will need this to prove your age at the gate, to prove you have purchased the correct ticket for entry to the festival. For those between the age of 18 - 25yrs, you will need this to acquire an 'Age verification' wristband in order to be served at any alcoholic bars. Weekender operates a Challenge 25 policy, which effectively means, if you look younger than 25yrs old, you will be asked to show this 'Age verification' wristband before being served alcohol.

    We accept the following forms of photographic I.D (Photocopies of any forms of I.D will not be accepted)

    - Full Driving Licence (not provisional)
    - Full or Expired Passport
    - Yoti App - Download here >

    http://bit.ly/2JYSqot

  • Can I purchase Tokens?

    Tokens are £5 (inc 5%GST) each. Tokens can be purchased by anybody by using cash, card (not AMEX) and contactless payments available onsite from the Festival Token Tent. Tokens can also be purchased in advance via www.weekenderjersey.com.

    NB: All Tokens are non-refundable. Only purchase what you intend to spend.

  • What can I spend tokens on?

    Tokens can be spent at the following:

    All Festival Bars / Festival Merch Tent / Festival Coaches.

    NB: All Tokens are non-refundable. Only purchase what you intend to spend.

  • Where can I spend cash?

    Cash can be used at all Food Outlets. Trader stalls. Fairground Rides. Also, you can use cash to purchase tokens.

  • What food is available?

    We aim to cater for all dietary requirements where possible. There are a selection of Jerseys best independent caterers onsite. The food offering boasts a range of foods including Mexican, South American, Sri Lankan and more. Some stalls offer Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten free options. Payment for food can be made with cash or card. NB: Food is not permitted to be bought onto the site and will be refused / confiscated at the gate.

  • Can I bring suncream?

    Yes, we advise you protect yourself against exposure to the Sun. 1 x 100ml bottle per person is the maximum permitted.

  • Can I buy T-Shirts or Hoodies?

    Yes, there is an official Festival Merch Tent selling T-shirts, Hoodies etc. You can use Tokens, Card (inc contactless payments) and Cash for payment.

  • Is there a Lost Property tent?

    Yes, at the Festival Merch Tent. If you find any items, please hand it in immediately to the Lost property point (LPP) located at the Weekender T-Shirt / Merch Tent. Do not hand the items to any members of security as they are unable to leave their post / position. Items handed in to LPP will be held by management, please contact us via email: be@weekenderjersey.com with your lost property enquiry.

  • Is there festibus travel to / from site?

    FESTIBUS >

    Yes. There is a Festival coach service operating each day (from 11.30am - 7pm approx) from Peoples Park (West Park end), St Helier, returning each night from approx 9.30 / 10pm onwards.

    Tokens to board coaches can be purchased for £5 return each day (2.50 each journey leg) at Peoples park each day from festival coach staff.

    If you wish to purchase tokens at the festival for returning to St Helier, these can be purchased at the festival token tent.

    NB: No token, no boarding!! No alcohol permitted on any coach at any time.

  • Is there Parking?

    There is parking for approximately 700 vehicles only. Arrive early if travelling by car, or preferably, avoid using cars where possible and take the recommended Festival coach service or public bus. * The organisers cannot accept responsibility for any theft or damage to persons or vehicles whilst using the parking facilities in the assigned areas.