Where is Macclesfield festival?

Macclesfield RUFC, Priory Park, Priory Lane, Macclesfield, SK10 4AF.

When is Macclesfield festival and what are the opening times?

Macclesfield festival is on July 21st. Open 10am until 10pm. Afterparty in the Clubhouse 10pm until 3am.

Is there parking on site?

Yes there is we have a large car park on site but we do advise to avoid bringing your car if possible to avoid congestion around the venue grounds.
There is a car park charge of £3 per vehicle.

Does public transport operate to the venue?

Yes. The Arriva 4 bus service from Macclesfield Bus Station runs along Priory Lane on Saturday, approximately half hourly until around 6pm. 
Click the link below to view the bus timetable

What do I do with my tickets?

If you have etickets please make sure you print off your ticket or have downloaded on your phone for our scanners to scan. 

Can I buy tickets on the door?

You can buy tickets on the day, prices will be announced soon.

Does a VIP daytime ticket get me access to the afterparty

No, an afterparty ticket needs to be purchased to gain access to the afterparty.

What do I get with a VIP ticket

A VIP daytime ticket will gain you access to the clubhouse with private catering, bar, and entertainment, and also the VIP bus. You will also have a prime view from the balcony of the main stage. You do not need to buy a standard ticket if you have purchased a VIP ticket.

What do I do with my Afterparty tickets?

Anyone with afterparty tickets please produce them on entry in the daytime along with your day tickets so we can issue you with your wristbands for the afterparty. That way you can just stay in without having to go through the re-entry system. 

Can I leave the festival and re-enter later on?

If you want to leave the event and come back we will give you a passout wristband to come and go. You will get searched on re-entry. 

Are there cash machines on site?

Please bring plenty of cash as there will be no cash machines on site. We will have card terminals at each bar on the day to pay for drinks but as we are outside these can sometimes be unreliable so bring plenty of cash. We will have limited funds for cashback which there will be a £2 charge for. 

How much are rides and bouncy castles?

Rides and bouncy castles are charged for each individual ride, a bouncy castle pass for the entire day can be bought on the day for £10. Fairground rounds are priced between £1.50 and £2. None will be more than £2 

Can I bring my own food and drink?

No food or drink can be brought in unless it is for a medical reason, special dietry requirements, or for young infants

Can I bring my pet?

Sorry, no pets are allowed on site. Guide dogs only. 

Can I bring my own seating?

Deckchairs, camping chairs and mobile seating will be allowed into the festival grounds. 

Is the festival site accessible?

The event is wheelchair friendly with disables toilets. The VIP clubhouse is the only part of the venue that is not accessible to wheelchair users. 

Are there baby changing facilities?

Yes we have baby changing facilities on site. 

Can I get involved?

Yes we are a community led event and welcome local helpers and staff. Email info@macclesfieldfestival.co.uk