HERE YOU WILL FIND ALL THE IMPORTANT DETAILS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FESTIVAL, INCLUDING OPENING  TIMES, TICKET POLICY, TRAVEL INFO AND OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

ENTRY TIMES

THURSDAY 23RD MAY

14PM – 10PM

FRIDAY 24TH MAY

10AM – 1AM

SATURDAY 25TH MAY

10AM – 10PM

SUNDAY 26TH MAY

10AM – 4PM

PLEASE ARRIVE WITHIN THE TIMEFRAMES ABOVE OR YOU MAY BE REFUSED ENTRY.

TICKET POLICY

THIS IS AN OVER 18S EVENT.

PLEASE BRING YOUR E-TICKET AND A VALID ID THAT CORRESPONDS WITH THE NAME ON THE TICKET (PASSPORT, DIVERS LICENSE OR ID PASS).

THIS IS A TICKET ONLY EVENT, THERE WON’T BE ANY TICKETS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR. CAMPING IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE TICKET.

TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE, UNLESS THE EVENT IS CANCELLED IN WHICH CASE WE WILL REFUND THE PRICE OF THE TICKET MINUS THE BOOKING FEE.

FOR THOSE BUYING GROUP TICKETS: IF YOU ARE TRAVELLING SEPARATELY PLEASE ENSURE YOU BRING A PHOTOCOPY OF THE ID CORRESPONDING TO THE NAMED TICKET PURCHASER.

WE MUST REMIND YOU NOT TO PURCHASE TICKETS FROM PEOPLE YOU DON’T KNOW. TICKETS CAN BE RESOLD BUT PLEASE ENSURE YOU BRING A PHOTOCOPY OF THE ID CORRESPONDING WITH THE NAME ON THE TICKET.

GETTING THERE BY CAR

THE SITE IS APPROXIMATELY A 3.5HOUR DRIVE FROM LONDON, DEPENDING ON YOUR STARTING POINT. THERE IS ALWAYS A LOT OF TRAFFIC ON THE BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND, SO PLAN YOUR JOURNEY IN ADVANCE.

PLEASE REDUCE YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT BY FILLING AS MANY SEATS IN YOUR CARS AS POSSIBLE.

USE THE FOLLOWING POSTCODE: EX6 6JH

FROM LONDON:

TAKE THE M4 AND CONTINUE ONTO THE M5 SIGNPOSTED ‘THE SOUTH WEST, BRISTOL WEST’
LEAVE THE M5 AT JUNCTION 31, THEN MERGE ONTO THE A30 SIGNPOSTED ‘BODMIN, OKEHAMPTON’
ONCE YOU HAVE JOINED THE A30 TAKE THE EXIT MARKED CHERITON BISHOP
TURN LEFT AT THE OLD THATCH PUB (YOU’LL SEE AN OAK TREE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD)
FOLLOW THE ROAD FOR 1.4 MILES AND OUR CAR PARK WILL BE ON THE LEFT.

SIGNS WILL BE DISPLAYED TO HELP GUIDE YOU TO THE SITE.

CAR PARK CHARGES:

£10 PER CAR

£20 PER CAMPERVAN

GETTING THERE BY TRAIN

THERE ARE THREE DIFFERENT STATIONS YOU CAN ARRIVE TO:

EXETER ST DAVIDS
EXETER CENTRAL
YEOFORD

FROM LONDON: DIRECT TRAIN FROM PADDINGTON TO EXETER ST DAVIDS.

GEMINI TAXIS – 01392 666 666
CAPITAL TAXIS – 01392 434 343 / 01392 433 433 Z
CARS TAXIS – 01392 422 888

FOOD

WE’LL HAVE SOME OF THE BEST FOOD VENDORS AT THE FESTIVAL, OFFERING DELICIOUS FOOD AND CATERING FOR ALL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS.

PLEASE NOTE: BBQ’S AND OTHER COOKING DEVICES ARE STRICTLY FORBIDDEN.

RESPECT THE LAND

THE PARTY IS SET ON A HISTORICAL 800 YEAR OLD ESTATE AND WE ASK YOU TO PLEASE RESPECT THE GROUNDS AND IT’S SURROUNDINGS AND TREAT IT LIKE YOUR OWN.

KEEP IT GREEN, KEEP IT CLEAN!

PLEASE USE THE BINS AND ASHTRAYS PROVIDED AND LEAVE NO TRACE (NO CIGARETTE BUTTS ON THE FLOOR!). WE WILL GIVE YOU BIN BAGS UPON ENTRY.

ALCOHOL

YOU WILL BE LIMITED TO EIGHT CANS OF BEER OR CIDER, OR ONE BOTTLE OF WINE PER PERSON.

STRICTLY NO SPIRITS OR HARD LIQUORS WILL BE ALLOWED ON SITE (SEARCHES AND CONFISCATIONS WILL BE OPERATED ON ENTRY).

STRICTLY NO GLASS IS ALLOWED ON SITE – ALL ALCOHOL HAS TO BE DECANTED INTO PLASTIC CONTAINERS.

ALCOHOL IS ONLY ALLOWED TO BE BROUGHT ON SITE ONCE, WHEN YOU ARRIVE AND CLAIM YOUR WRISTBAND. ANYONE FOUND RE-ENTERING THE FESTIVAL WITH ALCOHOL WILL HAVE IT CONFISCATED.

ALL ALCOHOL BROUGHT TO THE FESTIVAL MUST REMAIN WITHIN THE CAMPSITE. THE EVENT RELIES ON THE BAR TO MAKE EVERYTHING POSSIBLE SO WE KINDLY ASK YOU TO PLEASE SUPPORT US.

DRUGS

VIRGO HAS A ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY ON DRUG USE (THIS INCLUDES LEGAL HIGHS). SEARCHES WILL BE OPERATED ON ENTRY AND RE-ENTRY TO STOP ANY PROHIBITED ITEMS FROM ENTERING THE SITE.

NO CASH POINT

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE NO CASH POINT ON SITE. LIMITED CASH BACK WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE BAR, BUT WE ADVISE YOU TO COME WITH ENOUGH CASH FOR THE WEEKEND.

THE LAKE

WE REGRET TO ANNOUNCE THAT THERE IS A STRICT ‘NO SWIMMING’ POLICY AT VIRGO.

THIS IS FOR SANITARY AND SAFETY REASONS. ANYONE FOUND BREAKING THIS RULE WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE FESTIVAL.

DISABLED ACCESS

WE ARE DEVOTED TO MAKING THE LOCATION AS ACCESSIBLE AS POSSIBLE TO CATER FOR ALL INDIVIDUALS’ ACCESS NEEDS.

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH US AT INFO@VIRGOFESTIVAL.CO.UK IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE ACCESSIBILITY OF OUR SITE.

OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS

NO GLASS. ALL MUST BE DECANTED IN TO PLASTIC CONTAINERS.

ALCOHOL – LIMITED TO 8 CANS OF BEER OR CIDER, OR 2 BOTTLES OF WINE. STRICTLY NO SPIRITS OR HARD LIQUORS.

NO BARBEQUES, GAS CAMPING STOVES OR HEATERS.

NO NITROUS OXIDE CANISTERS OR DISPENSERS.

NO LEGAL HIGHS.

NO DOGS ALLOWED.

NO COOKING FACILITIES OR HEATERS.

NO SPRAY PAINT.

NO FIREWORKS, FLARES OR PYROTECHNICS.

NO ANTI-SOCIAL OR OFFENSIVE BEHAVIOUR WILL BE TOLERATED.

NO INDEPENDENT SOUND SYSTEMS OTHER THAN SMALL PORTABLE SPEAKERS WILL BE ALLOWED INTO THE CAMPSITE.

NO STALLS OR MARKET SALES WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE ORGANISERS.