Bluedot Festival FAQs
The festival operates under the same laws so you do need to be 18 to bring, buy and consume alcohol on site.
Bluedot operate a Challenge 25 Policy so please do not be offended if they ask you for proof of age when buying alcohol.
Is there a limit on the amount of alcohol I can bring?
Bluedot allow weekend campers to bring a reasonable amount of alcohol into the campsite (enough for one person to consume).
Can I take alcohol into the arena?
Alcohol is not allowed to be brought into the arena as Bluedot have arranged some fantastic bars for you to drink from. Plus, it keeps ticket prices low.
What are the bar prices?
The bar prices haven’t been confirmed yet, but as always Bluedot will try to keep the bar prices in line with other festivals and offer our festival-goers good value.
Will there be somewhere I can buy festival essentials?
The General Store in the Campsite Hub will stock all the sorts of festival vitals that we’ve learnt you can’t do without.
Can I charge my mobile?
Yes, you can, there is a phone charging station on site, you can purchase it in advance via our ticket page.
Will there be lockers?
Yep, there will be lockers to keep your valuables safe. The lockers will be located at the Campsite Hub and you can purchase this in advance.
Will there be security?
Bluedot will have security on site 24 hours a day to ensure you are looked after.
What size tent can I bring?
Bluedot ask you to respect other campers and to not bring any tent bigger than an eight-man tent.
Can I bring my own sound system to Bluedot with OVO Energy?
It is a condition of Bluedot gaining their licence that no private sound systems or generators will be allowed onto the festival site.
Can I bring a camping chair in the arena?
Bluedot don't allow camping chairs in the arena due to space issues, however, there will be plenty of seating areas located around the festival.
Are there plenty of food options for my dietary requirements?
Yep! There is a wide range of catering options to suit all dietary requirements.
Are there any more acts or content to be announced?
Yes! There is a full science and technology programme to announce, a film and gaming line-up and more music acts too. Keep your eyes peeled...
What time do the headliners finish?
The main stage closes at 11pm, the late night stages then run until 2am Friday and Saturday and 1am Sunday. The Outer Space and the campsite hub run on a little later for those still up.
What is Bluedot's drugs policy?
Bluedot operate a policy of prevent, pursue and protect. They work with the police and authorities to prevent drugs getting onto the site, pursue those that do and at all times do everything within their power to protect customers from the dangers of drug use. The laws of the land are as relevant at the event as anywhere else.
Is Bluedot with OVO Energy suitable for children?
It certainly is. Bluedot have built a wonderland for the next generation of scientists and artists to explore. With experiments, workshops, activities happening each day that the whole family can enjoy together Bluedot with OVO Energy is the perfect place for all ages to enjoy themselves while being safe and sound.
Does Bluedot recycle the rubbish?
Bluedot employ litter-picking contractors who work to recycle the most they can from the waste coming from site.
Please help bluedot be greener by reducing the waste you create. Think about bringing less packaging and non-essentials with you when you pack for the weekend.
What do I do if I lose something?
The Info Point next to Merch on the walking route from the Campsite is the place to report any lost property.
Overnight, lost property is looked after by the campsite manager who’s office is also in the Campsite Hub.
After the event has finished, you can contact Bluedot to see if your property was found on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I bring my DSLR camera?
Yes, no problem! If you are taking press related photos, please contact Bluedot's PR team Carousel PR in advance.
Can I bring a dog?
Animals are not permitted on site, with the exception of registered assistance dogs. Please inform Bluedot when booking your tickets if you are taking a registered assistance dog so Bluedot can advise on facilities at the event