Gottwood does not condone the use or possession of illegal substances. There will be police and police dog presence on the ticket gate and all individuals including staff, crew and artists will be searched on entry, refusal to a search will result in ejection from the site – all individuals found in possessions of illegal substances will be evicted from the festival and handed over to the police.



All ticket queries are handled by Resident Advisor – please get in touch at ticketsupport@residentadvisor.net should you have any queries.

Weekend tickets include camping, car parking and access to the festival site from Thursday 7th June 2018.

Gottwood is a strictly aged 18+ event. There will be strictly no entry to those who are under the age of 18. Unfortunately we will not be able to offer refunds to those refused entry on the day.



The main ticket gates will be open from 1pm on Thursday 7th June and music will commence from approximately 4pm.

Music on Friday and Saturday will start at 9am and finish at 4am. Music on the Sunday will start at 9am and end at approximately 3am with the campsite staying open that night.

The campsite will close on Monday 11th June and everyone will need to be off site by no later than 1pm.



Gottwood is a strictly aged 18+ event. We operate a challenge 25 policy and all those lucky enough to appear under the age of 25 will be asked to provide evidence of their age by a valid photographic ID (UK Driving License, PASS 18+ Card or Passport).

There will be strictly no entry to those who are under the age of 18. Unfortunately we will not be able to offer refunds to those refused entry on the day.



Access to the public campsite is included in the ticket price. The campsite will be open from 1pm on Thursday 7th June and shut at 1pm on Monday 11th June.



Unfortunately, due to site restrictions, we will not be able to accommodate camper vans/live-in vehicles at Gottwood this year. There will be no vehicles permitted past the main gate.



Yes, there will be numerous bars on site serving cold and quality drinks at a reasonable price.

You will be allowed to bring your own alcohol into the campsites however, personal alcohol will not be permitted in the main site.

The Personal alcohol allowance is restricted to either 8 beers/ciders or 2 bottles of wine (decanted into a plastic container), no personal spirits will be allowed on site. All excess, or non-compliant alcohol will be confiscated at the ticket gate.



We’re will bring you a wide selection of the finest food from around the country, as well as locally sourced specialities.

There will be numerous food outlets situated around the site. You will be allowed to bring you own food onto site however, please note that no personal fires, stoves or cooking devices will be allowed onto site due to health and safety restrictions.



  • Glass – no glass is allowed anywhere onsite for safety reasons
  • Illegal substances
  • Nitrous Oxide AND/OR Whippers
  • Portable Laser Equipment and Pens
  • Unauthorised Professional Film or Video Equipment
  • Audio Recorders
  • Megaphones
  • Air Horns
  • Spray Cans
  • Marker Pens
  • Fireworks
  • Flares
  • Chinese or Sky Lanterns
  • Any item which may reasonably be considered for use as a weapon
  • Animals (other than registered guide or hearing dogs)
  • Sound systems
  • Unofficial tabards or reflective jackets
  • Unauthorised items for trading, including any goods using unauthorised event logos
  • Excessive amounts of food and cigarettes may be refused entry to the site


    Trader applications are now closed for the 2018 festival. You are still welcome to submit details of your concession over email and we will be in touch should there be any dropouts or positions that open up.



    For those weighing up travel options to Gottwood we couldn’t recommend highly enough booking coach travel through Tuned in Travel. There are regional coaches, private hires and pre-bookable shuttles from Holyhead Train Station.

    Book now here.



    Volunteer applications are now closed – if you have not heard back by the 11th May you should assume you have not been successful.