A. We will have 3 different camping areas. Arena Camping – this is the camping area which is part of the event area. Some places have a view of the stage and is the closest to the event. There is no room for Campervans or Caravans in this area. Please be aware that this is […]
A. Netley Music Festival is a private music event held in the grounds of Victoria House, the home of the Hampshire Police Support and Training HQ, an operational police station. The festival is provided for serving or retired emergency services staff, including Police, Fire, Ambulance and other agencies that assist in providing these services for […]
A. We provide a space to sit or stand, you can bring everything else you need. There is a fully licenced Bar in Victoria House at good prices, We have a food court selling great food, again at good prices. If you wish you can bring your own for and drink. You can bring a […]
A. Yes, no problem, many have picnics on the grass in the afternoon, some choose to BBQ in our set aside area (you will need to bring you own BBQ though). Catering is provided for those that want to or Mix it up, picnic in the afternoon, use the caterer in the evening. The onsite […]
A. Your ticket pays for the event. As you can appreciated it costs a lot to put this event on. The biggest costs to the event are the Venue, the Stage, the Headline Act and the Security. Waste disposal and toilets cost a lot too. We then have PA and Lighting hire, Staff pay and food, printing […]
A. Mainly because we received so many complaints about long queues that we have decided that the best way to solve this is for the Face Painter to make a small charge. Last year the Face Painting was paid for from funding and this funding is being redirected this year. The same for the other […]
A. Yes you can but no camping for Friday night only. You can camp Saturday night only or ALL WEEKEND i.e. both nights.
A. This is a Hampshire Constabulary restricted access site and where the festival is held is not open to the general public. We hire SIA Security to control the gates and perimeter. We also have Police patrols. Please note that the site is an operational police station and as such any visitors including festival goers […]
A. 1600hrs officially, but if you are quiet and respect its office hours you may set up your tent beforehand.
Q. Is there a number where I can get hold of staff on the day? A. try, 07713 030533 or 07736 939279
A. Please bring your own camping games. This is a family friendly event and so children have the freedom of the festival space. There will be children’s entertainment provided but feel free to entertain your own children if our entertainment doesn’t work for them.
Q. Can I cook by my tent? A. Unfortunately due to insurance requirements this is not permitted in the Arena and Quiet camping areas however there will be a general BBQ area. Please bring your own cooking stoves, BBQ’s etc. Hot food will be on sale, provided by a caterer.
Q. Can I bring my pets? A. Goldfish, Cats, Lizards and snakes are prohibited unfortunately, however, friendly good tempered dogs on leads are ok.
Q. Can I bring a gazebo? A. Yes, many do. please keep these to the outskirts of the spectator area. There will be a line where Gazebos must be behind.
Q. What if it rains on the day? A. You’ll get wet unless you bring an umbrella or gazebo. The show will go on. It rained one year and the event was still fab! In the event of inclement weather we may have to pause the show.
Q. How can I join HPLS? A. See http://hpls.org for further details.
Q. I am a HPLS member, do I get discount on my tickets? A. Yes, you get approx. 15% off. Please use your HPLS Offer Code when ordering before the end of June, after June no discount is available.
Q. What age is considered to be a child’s ticket? A. Between 5 and 15. 16 and over are adult tickets. Under 5’s are free.
Q. Can I bring my campervan? A. Yes, there will be parking available but please tell us when booking your camping slot.
Q. What is the maximum tent size I can bring? A. There isn’t a maximum size but no Circus Big Tops. But seriously, If you have a particularly large tent you would be best setting up on the Sports Field.
Q. Can I buy tickets on the day? A. Please call first 07736 939279 or 07713 030533 or 07835 195538.
Q. How many years have you been doing this? A. It Started in 2011 with a small festival with a crowd of less than 100, its now grown to capacity at approx. 1100 festival goers.