Frequently Asked Questions
What are the festival dates this year?
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th September
What are your opening hours?
We are open to visitors:
Saturday 9.30am – 5pm
Sunday 9.30am – 4pm
What are the ticket prices?
Tickets bought online in advance are £10 for those 16years+
Tickets bought on the day are £12.
All children are free.
Will tickets be available on the day?
Yes, subject to availability, tickets can be paid for at the gate by cash or card.
Tickets can also be bought online in advance. (Click the Tickets button top right!)
What parking is available at the festival?
Parking is FREE in the field behind the Festival entrance gate. There are lots of road signs to guide you to the right place. Put Snape Maltings or IP17 1SP into your sat nav, then follow the parking signs when you get close to site.
From the car park it is no more than a 5 minute walk to the main event.
Disabled parking is available onsite. Please follow the signs.
Are dogs allowed at the festival?
Well behaved dogs are welcome at the festival but are not allowed in the food marquees or buildings.
Please do not leave your dogs in vehicles during the event.
Dogs are not allowed on the shuttle bus service.
I hear there is a Free Shuttle Service?
The Shuttle Service is a coach that runs between Snape Maltings and Aldeburgh. This is a FREE service.
The bus will collect on Aldeburgh High Street in the morning and bring people to the festival. There will then be a shuttle back to Aldeburgh at lunchtime, and returning to Snape. Then a final drop off back to Aldeburgh at the end of the day.
This is a free service running on both days but spaces are limited and on a first come first served basis.
Specific timings will be posted nearer the time.
Where is the festival held?
The festival weekend takes place at Snape Maltings in Suffolk.
Can I cancel/change my ticket
To make any amendments, please contact the Snape Maltings Box Office, who are dealing with all ticket sales and enquiries for the festival.
Will there be somewhere to fill my water bottle?
Yes. We will make sure there’s a place for bottle refills on site.
Is there a place I can leave my shopping / bags during the day, so that I don’t have to carry them?
Yes. There is a FREE bag drop marquee, where you can leave shopping. There is also a refrigerated trailer so you can keep your food purchases fresh whatever the weather.