Stendhal FAQ’s Part 1 – Access/Parking

Stendhal FAQ’s Part 1 – Access/Parking

Part one of our FAQ section deals with arriving at the festival.
More FAQs will be posted in the coming days, next up a guide to family camping.

1. When can I arrive?
• Gates will open at 12 noon on Friday 11th August for all campers and festival goers.
• Tickets may be available to buy at the gate.
• Gates will close at 10pm – strictly no re-entry after this point.
• On Saturday 12thAugust, gates will open 10am.
• Ticket sales will close at 8pm on Saturday. Last re-entry for all wristband holders on the Saturday will be 9pm.

2. Where can I park my car if coming for the weekend?
• Access to the on-site car park is for patrons who have purchased a weekend camping pass only. There will be a small fee for this.
• No vehicles other than those staying the weekend will be allowed access to the site car park.
DROP-OFF: those who are getting dropped off for the weekend must be dropped off at the drop-off point just beside the main entrance on the Ballyavelin Road to make your way on site on foot or you will be charged the weekend rate.
***PLEASE NOTE that queues are likely on Friday afternoon/evening***

3. Can I park right next to my tent/campervan?
No vehicles can access the campsites. General Camping is approximately 200M from the main entrance however, Family Camping is a shorter walk from the car park for any little legs in your party.

4. Where can I park my car if coming for a day?
Day ticket holders can avail of parking just off site for a small fee and will access the main site by foot. It is approximately a 400M walk.

5. Are there spaces for Blue Badge holders?
We have a small area suitable for Blue Badge holders right next to our main entrance; to guarantee a space you must contact melanie@stendhalfestival.com before midnight on Wednesday 9th August.

6. What if I don’t drive?
A SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE is available – FROM LIMAVADY BUS DEPOT to the drop off point on the Ballyavelin Rd.
 It is a free service that operates on a donation only basis, please be nice.
 It will transport festival goers to the festival site on Friday and Saturday.
 It will only transport festival goers back into Limavady after the gates close on the Friday and Saturday.
 Times for the Friday shuttle bus are as follows
o From Limavady bus depot to festival site Fri 2pm – 8pm
o From the festival site back to the Limavady bus depot 10pm – 2am
• Times for the Saturday shuttle bus are as follows
o From Limavady bus depot to festival site 10am – 5pm
o From the festival site back to the Limavady bus depot 10pm – 2am

7. Can I bring my campervan?
Our campervan site is fully booked so only those campervans with a valid campervan ticket will be granted entry to the festival arena or its weekend car parking field. If you have not got one of these passes – please do not bring your van.

8. Can I bring a trailer tent?
Trailer tents are not allowed in our campervan area or car parking fields – please do not arrive in one.