5th and 6th August 2017, St Giles House, Wimborne St Giles, Dorset, BH21 5ND
Reduced price advance ticket sales for 2017 open in June
You will also be able to buy tickets at the gate when you arrive
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Frequently asked questions:
When does the festival open and close?
Gates open at 10am on both days with last entry at 4.30pm. Trading ceases at 5.00pm. The postcode for St Giles Park, Wimborne St Giles is BH21 5ND. Please follow festival road signs that will direct you to the festival car parks.
Is there any public transport?
Unfortunately not. This is a rural location with a small population and it is not served by bus routes.
Can I bring my dog to the festival?
Friendly dogs are welcome at the festival providing they are kept on a lead and are well behaved. Please do not leave your dog in your car for any reason. Should your dog constantly bark or anyone any other festival goers you will be asked to leave.
Can I pay by credit or debit card at the festival?
No, credit card or cash machine facilities are not available at the site. Please bring cash with you as there are no cash points in the near vicinity.
Is camping available?
There is no public camping on site. Please see the below links for some local accommodation sites you could try for availability, as well as some local taxi companies.
Is there disabled parking?
Yes disabled parking is available. Please note that there is a short walk from the disabled car park to the admissions tent and then a further walk to the festival showground over uneven ground. The whole festival site is on uneven grass parkland.
Are there disabled facilities?
Yes we provide disabled toilet facilities.
Is there a reduced rate for disabled people?
The Great Dorset Chilli Festival does not wish to discriminate against visitors with disabilities therefore the full admission rate will be charged.
Can tickets be bought in advance?
Yes, advance tickets can be bought with a credit or debit card by clicking on the link on this page. We cannot take payment for tickets over the phone. Tickets are valid for one day only, either Saturday 5th or Sunday 6th August 2017. You do not have to specify which day you are attending.
Advance tickets are non refundable.
My tickets haven’t arrived by email
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