Crystal Palace Bowl August 5-29
Where is South Facing Festival?

South Facing Festival is held at the Crystal Palace Park Bowl in Crystal Palace Park, Crystal Palace Park Road, London SE26 6UT London

How can I get to South Facing Festival?

Closest stations and bus routes are Crystal Palace (TfL Overground and National Rail), Penge West (National Rail), Gypsy Hill (National Rail) and Buses are 3, 122, 157, 202, 227, 322, 358, 363, 410, 417, N2, N63, N137, 249, 432, 450, N3

When does South Facing open?

Doors are 6.30pm on Friday and 5.30pm on Saturday & Sunday.

How old do I have to be to go to South Facing?

You need to be at least 18 years old for all dates other than The English National Opera where you need to be at least 12 years old, however if you are aged between 12 and 16 you must be accompanied by an adult of at least 18.

Picture ID should be carried

Is there seating?

There are no specific seated areas although ticket holders may bring a picnic style blanket should they wish to sit on the gras

What is South Facing’s accessibility policy?

There will be a wheelchair accessible viewing platform available for approximately 10 chairs plus an essential companion. If an essential companion is a requirement then this additional ticket can be arranged free of charge…you should email to make arrangements and to reserve a viewing platform space in advance.

There will also be approximately 20 disabled / blue badge parking spaces which should be arranged in advance by emailing the same address. These parking spaces are approximately 300m from the entrance of the event along a flat hard surfaced path.

Please note South Facing Festival takes place in a public park and whilst most of the routes to the event within the park are on paths with hard surfaces, within the festival site itself the surface is grass and is sloped towards the lake and stage. Therefore, in wet weather the surface may become uneven and muddy.

Accessible toilets will be available throughout the event site.

Any customers who may have specific access needs can apply here


Can I bring my dog?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

What food will there be?

Yes, there will be a great line-up of some of the UK’s finest street food traders you can buy food from so please do not bring food to the site.

Can I get a drink?

Yes, there will be plenty of bars selling a wide range of alcoholic drinks including wines, spirits, craft ales and lager as well as a range of non-alcoholic drinks.

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