What are the opening times for the Main Festival?

12pm – 11pm, Last Entry is 7pm

Afterparties, tell me more.

Unlike last year, as it stands, there won’t be any official afterparties in 2020.

Can I leave the event site and then come back (i.e. are there pass-outs)?

There are no pass outs at Cleethorpes Gathering.

How old do I need to be to attend and will I need ID?

You will need to be 18 or Older. We operate a challenge-21 policy upon Entry and at All Bars, if you look younger than 21, bring ID.

Is there a Dress Code?

It’s a Festival, Go Wild!

Will you be releasing the Set Times?

Set Times will be displayed at the Bars, but you can also purchase a Lanyard for £5, which includes Set Times, Site Map etc.

Is it Cash or Card?

All Bars operate a Token System, you will need to purchase these via the Token Office (Payment via Cash/Card, we offer Cash Back), Food/Stalls/Fair is Cash.


Can I pay on the day?

Yes, we’ll have tickets at the Box Office. Save a few quid by purchasing online.

Can I Upgrade my Standard Ticket to VIP?

Yes, but we only have limited Upgrades. Head to the Box Office on the day.. this will cost you £20 per upgrade.

I have a general Ticket Question

Please contact the Ticket Outlet where you purchased your ticket from.

Do I need to print my Tickets Out?

Yes you can, or you can save the PDF to your phone, or use the Skiddle App to download to your Wallet. #SaveTheTrees


Can I bring Food / Alcohol in with me?

Sadly not.. but we do have fully stocked Bars / Food Stalls.

Alcohol / Drinks, tell me more.

We have Fully Stocked Bars selling all your favourites, priced similar to the local clubs. You will need to purchase Tokens to use at the Bars from the Token Booths.

Drink tokens, tell me more.

You purchase these to use at the Bars in strips of £10. You can buy these using Cash or Card.. please note; tokens are non-refundable.

Which Drinks do you sell?

Beer / Cider / Mixed Fruit cider / Processco / Vodka / Gin / Whisky / Jager bombs / Tequilla / Soft Drinks / Energy Drink. VIP will also include: Cocktails & Premium Spirits.

How much do drinks cost?

Drinks vary from £2 – £6 per drink. Soft Drinks £2, Beer/Cider/Wide £4 and Cocktails £6 (rough prices).


Are there any lockers for my valuables?

No sorry, but you may bring a draw-string bag with you (this will be searched)

Can I bring a bag?

Yes, this will be searched upon entry.

Will Sets be recorded?

We will not be officially recording any sets, DJs may record their own sets though.

Can we bring Suncream with us?

Yes, no glass bottles.

Do you have disabled facilities?

The Festival is on a flat field, with disabled toilets.

Can we bring Perfume / Deodorant?

Glass Bottles / Aerosols are Banned. Roll On Deodorant is fine.

Is there anywhere to charge my Phone?

Sadly not, but we’re looking into this for next year.

How far is the Thorpe Park Camp Site to the Festival?

5 Minute Walk.

Items Banned from the Festival:

– Aerosols (Inc: Deodorant, Air Horns)
– Alcohol
– Cameras (DSLR etc, Compact Cameras are fine!)
– Children Under 18 (Leave these with Nan)
– Illegal Drugs (Inc: Powders, Legal Highs, Poppers, Nitrous Oxide)
– Glass
– Umbrellas
– Selfie Sticks
– Flag Poles (Flags Okay!)
– Masks / Face Garments
– Explosives (Inc: Blowtorches, Flares / Smoke Bombs, Lantens)
– Firearms, Weapons, Sharps

PLEASE NOTE: All persons, ticket holders as well as guests, press and media must be searched on entry.


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