Appearing on the Husqvarna stage

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Admission Information

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Ayclive 2024.

Please find below information to help the day go smoothly . . .
1 – There is no entry to the Sports Complex to Festival Goers.
2 – You will not be permitted to bring your own alcohol on to the show field/arena, bag searches will be carried out and concealed alcohol will be confiscated. You could also be asked to leave/refused admission if we feel it is appropriate.
3 – You may bring picnic food/nibbles – no barbecues. Please take your litter home.
4 – Soft drinks/water will be permitted in SEALED containers only, our security team will have the final decision if items will be permitted.
5 – No dogs allowed (unless they are assistance dogs).
6 – Please bring chairs/blankets for your own comfort, ensure these are taken away at the end of the event.
7 – If you are coming by car, please be aware that there is no parking on site. A park and ride scheme will be available.
8 – If you live in Newton Aycliffe, there will be a shuttle bus service running from 11am with J&C Coaches.
Times and pick up points are as follows:
        Bus stop at the entrance of The Chase Estate – On the hour
        Bus stop opposite the Cemetery, by the Navy Club – 3 minutes past the hour
        Huntsman bus stop – 8 minutes past the hour
        Bus stop opposite the Jet Garage – 12 minutes past the hour
        Bus stop on Burn Lane / Crawley Place – 15 minutes past the hour
        St Clares Church bus stop – 18 minutes past the hour
        Blue Bridge bus stop – 20 minutes past the hour
        Railway Station Car Park – Drop off
This will also be available as a return journey at the end of the event.
Please be aware that a 24 seat mini bus will be used for this service, so seats are limited.
9 – As with all events, bags will be searched on entry.
10 – This is a Challenge 25 event. If you are lucky enough to look under 25 years of age, you will be asked for ID to prove you are over 18, before being given an adult wristband.
11 – Ticket sales will close at 12noon on Thursday 25th July. Ticket sales after this time will be available on the gate, if there are any available (we are close to a sell out).
12 – Entry to the show field will be a three stage process:
                1 – Security Check/Bag Search;
                2 – Ticket Checks (for those only holding an email confirmation or paying on the door) – If you have a physical ticket you will skip this process;
                3 – Wristband Allocation and ID Check.
13 – For any child under the age of 14, please write your contact number on their wristband in case you get separated.
14 – If your are listed on the Newton Aycliffe Pub Watch scheme you will NOT be admitted.
If you have any further queries please email: