General Info

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions


BASIC INFO

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~ WHERE IS BARN ON THE FARM?

Barn on the Farm is held at Over Farm just outside Gloucester.

The full address is: Over Farm, Over, Gloucester, GL2 8DB.

Head over to the Getting to the festival page for directions and travel advice.

~ OPENING TIMES

Intimate Thursday (to those with tickets including the Intimate Thursday only)

Campsite – 12:00 midday

Arena – 2pm

Behind Barn Doors Friday (to those with tickets including the Behind Barn Doors Friday only)

Campsite – 9am

Arena – 12:00 midday

General Admission (Saturday & Sunday)

Campsite (to those with Weekend tickets) – 8:00am on Saturday.

Arena – 9:00am

The last band will finish around 11pm on Sunday.

The campsite closes 12:00 midday on Monday

~ WHAT DOES THE TICKET PRICE INCLUDE?

Full weekend camping and car parking is free of charge with all weekend tickets.

Day tickets do include car parking, however do not include camping. You will receive a different wristband which will only allow access for the one day.

Souvenir programmes are not included in the ticket price, but can be bought for a small amount at the festival.

Campervan tickets and boutique camping tickets must be bought separately.

~ TICKETS AND WRISTBANDS

Tickets will be issued as an E-Ticket, via email. If you have any issue in finding your ETicket, please refer to the Ticketline website where you can get your ticket resent to you.

Bring your ticket with you to the festival where it will be exchanged for a wristband. We can also scan your ticket on a mobile phone providing the bar code is clearly visible.

~ DO I HAVE TO CAMP?

No. Whilst all tickets include camping as standard, once you have received your wristband you are able to come and go as you wish. So if camping isn’t your thing then feel free to travel up on each day.

If you drive to the festival and want to leave at the end of the day, please let a parking steward know when you arrive so you don’t have any issues getting your car out.

Any size tents are allowed, however gazebos are not permitted in the camping area.

~ CAN I BRING A CAMPER-VAN?

We have an extremely limited amount of Campervan spots and these have all sold out for 2019. We will make an announcement if we manage to make any more spaces available.

~ ARE CHILDREN WELCOME AT THE FESTIVAL?
Of course! Barn on the Farm is a very family orientated festival so bring the kids along. Ticket for children under 10 are FREE with a paying adult and can be purchased on our ticketing site alongside the general admission tickets.
~ IS THERE AN AGE RESTRICTION?

Under-16’s must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.

Over 18’s must bring ID to be exchanged for a wristband to buy alcohol.

~ ARE BBQS OR BONFIRES ALLOWED?
Depending on the weather disposable BBQ’s are allowed in the campsite only. If the weather is particularly hot then we may put more restrictions in place. Bonfires and any form of Gas Powered BBQ or Cooker are strictly prohibited anywhere on the festival site.
~ CAN I BRING MY DOG?

As part of our license, dogs (and other pets) are not allowed on the festival site. Only registered guide dogs will be allowed.

All farm animals should be left alone throughout the weekend.

~ CAN I BRING MY OWN ALCOHOL?

Yes. Over 18’s are allowed to bring alcohol in non-glass containers. Glass is strictly prohibited in all areas of the festival site.

Personal alcohol is not allowed in the arena, but there is a reasonably priced bar selling a wide selection of decent beverages.

~ IS THERE FOOD AVAILABLE AT THE FESTIVAL?

Yes. We have several different caterers at the site selling a variety of produce in the arena. Food can also be bought from the farm shop at the site entrance.

The nearest supermarket is Tesco on St Oswald’s Road, a short drive away

~ IS THERE WATER AVAILABLE?

Bottled water can be bought from the bars and food vendors. Free tap water will also be available from taps in the campsite.

~ IS THERE A CASHPOINT ON SITE?
Cashback is available at the Market Shop by the festival entrance.
~ ARE THERE SHOWERS ON SITE?
There are no showers available at the festival.
~ WILL IT BE MUDDY?

The majority of the arena is on hardstanding ground, including the Main Stage and Wooden Barn Stage. Both of these stages are also undercover so it will be possible to escape the elements.

The campsite and carpark however are all grass so should we have a typical English summer, be prepared for a bit of mud. If it rains we will do everything we can to keep things comfortable, but we can’t promise your white t-shirt will leave the same colour it arrived.

 

~ CAN I SELL MY TICKET?

Yes. We only reccommend using www.twickets.co.uk as the safest place to buy or sell tickets. We, as a festival, cannot accept any responsility for loss of money or tickets during any transactions however have formed a relationship with Twickets to ensure that a suitable and safe platform is avaliable. If you have any questions or queries regarding selling or buying tickets then please email us at info @ barn on the farm.co.uk.

 

~ CAN I VOLUNTEER/BE A STEWARD AT BARN ON THE FARM?
If you could like to volunteer at this years festival, send an email over to volunteers @ barn on the farm.co.uk
~ CAN I PLAY AT BARN ON THE FARM?
If you are in a band and would like to play the festival, drop an email to the booking team at performing @ barn on the farm.co.uk.
~ CAN I TRADE AT BARN ON THE FARM?
Applications for traders for the Festival are open throughout the year. Please send over some photos of your stall, along with a menu or price list, to info @ barn on the farm.co.uk and we will be in touch if we are interested in hearing more from you.