We hope you’re looking forward to Indietracks this weekend – we can’t wait to celebrate our 10th year with you all!
Here’s a quick checklist to help you prepare for this year’s festival. We’ve tickets available on the gates, so if you fancy popping along for the day or the full weekend, it’s still possible.
When to arrive: The gates will open at 5pm on the Friday and at midday on Saturday and Sunday.
Online tickets: weekend tickets and day tickets (Saturday or Sunday) are still available online, and will remain on sale via the website over the weekend. Online tickets are available from our Tickets page.
Tickets on the gate: weekend tickets and day tickets will also be available on the gates, including £20 tickets for the Friday evening only. These Friday tickets are not available online, please just come along on the day.
Getting to the site: There’s advice on bus, rail, taxi and car-sharing options on our Indietracks travel page. If you’re coming by car, please park at Butterley station (postcode DE5 3QZ) and catch the train to the festival site (unless you’re camping, in which case you can walk to the festival site from the campsite). Equally, please ask any taxis to pick you up and drop you at Butterley Station.
Schedule: the timeslots for the bands, DJs and workshops will be printed in the festival programme and are also listed on our Indietracks schedule page.
iPhone and Android apps: There will be free-to-download iPhone and Android Indietracks apps with a guide to the festival. Please search for ‘Indietracks 2016′ on the app stores.
Indietracks 2016 compilation: If you’re planning your music for the journey to Indietracks, don’t forget to download this year’s compilation. There’s 41 amazing tracks featuring bands playing at this year’s festival. All proceeds go to the Midland Railway charity: Indietracks 2016 compilation
Weather: Hopefully it will be sunny, but please come prepared for sunshine on a rainy day or vice versa.
Cash: There isn’t a cash machine on site, so please stock up on money beforehand. There will be real ale, fine foods and inevitably tons of band merchandise and we wouldn’t want you to miss out!
Food and drink: We’ve a range of caterers, including veggie and vegan options, and you can also bring your own food (but no alcohol) onsite. Johnson’s buffet will be open from 9am for breakfast.
Follow us on Twitter: we’ll be tweeting during the festival @indietracksfest, so please follow us and please use the hashtag #Indietracks.
See you at the weekend!