Basingstoke Live is free to attend.
No, Basingstoke Live is an unticketed event.
There is no age limit to attend Basingstoke Live, however if you want to drink alcohol at the event, you will need to bring an acceptable form of Photographic ID with you.
Acceptable forms of ID are any of the following:
• Your original driving licence photo card
• Your original passport
• An ID card carrying the PASS scheme hologram.
You can apply for a PASS card at http://www.pass-scheme.org.uk.
Yes you are welcome to bring your own refreshments, however please remember that you will need ID if you wish to bring alcoholic drinks or unsealed drinks containers into the event. Also please note that glass containers, camp cookers and BBQs are prohibited items at Basingstoke Live. Hot food is available to buy on site throughout the weekend.
Basingstoke Live will not tolerate the use of illegal drugs at the event, please do not bring them. You will be searched when entering the site. If you are found in possession of an illegal substance it will be confiscated and you may be refused entry to the event or you may be arrested.
No, Dogs and other pets are not permitted at the event, with the exception of guide dogs.
Please see the Prohibited Items section.
Yes, a free public car park will be available next to War Memorial park accessed from London Road. Disabled Parking for Blue Badge Holders is available at War Memorial Park, accessed via Crossborough Hill.
Gates open at 12 noon on both days. The event finishes at 10.30pm on Saturday and 7.30pm on Sunday.
There is no camping available at Basingstoke Live.
Currently there are no paid work opportunities at Basingstoke Live. If you would like to find out about volunteering opportunities you can contact Basingstoke Voluntary Services Youth Team on 01256 423812 who will be able to give you more information.
The event takes place at War Memorial Park, Basingstoke. Please see the Directions page for how to find us.
Please see our Trade and Catering section.
If you are interested in Advertising or Sponsorship associated with Basingstoke Live, please contact the council’s events team on 01256 844844 who will be happy to discuss potential options with you.