FAQ ’s

Get the answers to your questions

Do I need a ticket for the festival?

No, just turn up.  The festival is free to attend.

Can I bring my children to the festival?

Yes, we are a family festival, open to all.

Where can I park?

Burnham Park Hall car park will be open for festival goers in addition to an area of the main park, please do not park on Windsor Lane or obstruct resident’s driveways or emergency vehicle access.

Is there food available?

Yes, there will be a wide variety of hot and cold foods.

Do you need any volunteers?

We always welcome enquiries from those wishing to volunteer at the event, please get in touch to register your interest.

Can I bring my own alcohol?

No, we will have numerous bars around the park. The income generated from selling drinks and food goes directly into paying for the festival, without this income the festival would not exist.

What is the festival’s drugs policy?

Burnham Festival has a zero tolerance on the use of, or the dealing in, illegal drugs on site, including psychoactive substances (formerly known as legal highs). SIA security will be on site to deal with drug offences in accordance with national guidelines. If you deal in drugs the police will be informed and you will be arrested. Neither anti-social nor illegal behaviour will be tolerated and participants will leave themselves liable for possible prosecution.

What drinks will be available?

We will have our always popular real ale bar, a selection and lager, cider and wine, as well as a prosecco bar, pimms bar and a gin bar.  So plenty for everyone!

Is there disabled access?

Disabled visitors are of course very welcome and there will be a viewing area near the stage available, please be aware though that the festival is held on grass and therefore it may be a little bumpy in places.  A Mobiloo unit will be situated close to the stage viewing area.

Can we bring picnic chairs, tables and gazebos?

You are welcome to bring picnic chairs and blankets in with you but we request that you do not place them in the main stage area.  There will be a limited number of gazebo pitches available which are chargeable in advance, other than these gazebos are not permitted and you will be asked to take them down.

Is there a VIP area?

There will be a VIP tent with private bar and toilets, more details on this coming soon!