Boardmasters Festival 2017

Boardmasters Festival 2017

Watergate Bay & Fistral Beach, Cornwall
9th August 2017
Festival Information

Boardmasters is one of the biggest music festivals in the UK, first beginning in 1981. Based in Cornwall on Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay, the festival is part professional surfing and extreme sports competition and part music festival. Over the past decade the festival has rapidly grown from humble roots to become the biggest event in Cornwall every summer!


Although music is a large part of the festival - with artists such as Snoop Dogg and Ed Sheeran having played in the past - it's really all about the surfing at Boardmasters! Each and every year hundreds of surfers come to the world famous Fistral Beach to compete and put on a show for surfing fanatics. There's also plenty of other extreme sports participating in the festivities, including professional skateboarding and BMX.

It should also be mentioned that the location itself is one of the best in the UK too, as you get to enjoy two of the best beaches in Cornwall and sample plenty of restaurants, beach bars and enjoy sun, sea and surf for the entire weekend! You'd be mad to miss out on Boardmasters Festival 2017!
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Festival Information

Ticket Prices




There are a wide variety of ticket options for Boardmasters Festival 2017, meaning that you can get the festival experience that's perfect for you! As if with most festivals, Boardmasters offer a tiered system, meaning that the quicker you get your tickets, the cheaper they'll be! So get in there fast!

Weekend Camping Ticket Prices

Standard Weekend Camping Ticket (Wed - Sun) - Early Bird: £139 / Tier Two: £154 / Tier Three: £169 / Tier Four: £184
Standard Weekend Camping Ticket (Thurs - Sun) - Early Bird: £139 / Tier Two: £144 / Tier Three: £159 / Tier Four: £174
VIP Experience Ticket (Wed - Sun) - Early Bird: £209 / Tier Two: £234 / Tier Three: £259
'The Charger' Ticket (Wed - Sun) - £350
Child Weekend Ticket (For Those Under The Age Of 7) - £2

Day Ticket Prices

Standard Day Ticket (Fri, Sat or Sun) - Tier Two: £49 / Tier Three: £59
VIP Day Ticket (Fri, Sat or Sun) - Tier Two: £75 / Tier Three: £80 / Tier Four: £90
All Three Days Tickets, No Camping (Fri - Sun) - Tier Two: £129 / Tier Three: £144 / Tier Four: £159

Beach Sessions Ticket Prices

Dreadzone Beach Session Ticket (Wed) - £16
Slightly Stoopid Beach Session Ticket (Thurs) - £16

Park, Campervan and Coach Travel Tickets

Standard Car Parking Day Ticket (Fri, Sat or Sun) - £10
Standard Car Parking Weekend Ticket (Wed - Mon) - £18
Campervan Field Ticket (Wed - Mon) - £65
Coach Travel Ticket (Wed - Mon) - £34

If you're wondering what each of these tickets offer, don't worry! We've got all the info you'll ever need right here:

Standard Weekend Camping Ticket - As its name suggests, this ticket offers you full camping for the weekend and access to the festival. Depending on which weekend ticket you choose, your camping either begins from the Wednesday or the Thursday.
VIP Experience Ticket - In addition to all the privileges of the standard weekend ticket, the VIP experience ticket also grants you the following: car parking, fast-track entry, luxury VIP camping with posh showers and toilets, VIP campsite village with exclusive cafe and bar and an exclusive VIP area in the arena.
'The Charger' Ticket - In addition to all the privileges of the VIP Experience ticket, 'The Charger' ticket also grants you the following: unlimited shuttle bus access, access to four after-parties and two beach sessions.

Campsite Information




There are number of different ways to stay at the festival, from standard camping to glamping and caravans! You can also stay at one of the many local hotels and hostels if you don't quite fancy the idea of sleeping outside.

We recommend checking out the official Boardmasters Festival 2017 website for more information.

Festival Line Up


Ready to get pumped for Boardmasters Festival 2017? Well, take a look at this year's awesome line-up and start planning your weekend!

Friday 11th of August, 2017 Saturday 12th of August, 2017

 
 Sunday 13th of August, 2017
 Two Door Cinema Club Jamroqaui  Alt-J 
The Flaming Lips  The Vaccines  Stormzy 
Andy C  Gorgon City  Armand Van Helden 
Slaves  Jake Bugg  DJ Shadow 
Giggs  Hannah Wants Hot Since 82 
Patrick Topping  Pete Tong  A Blaze Of Feather 
 Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls Wild Beasts  Ziggy Marley 
Roger Sanchez  Lethal Bizzle Netsky DJ Set & Script MC
Jagwar Ma  Loyle Carner  Idris Elba 
Kurupt FM   JP Cooper   Wretch 32
 TQD (Royal T, DJ Q, Flava D) Solardo  Tom Grennan 
Kiko Bun  Kate Nash  45 Live 
 45 Live Raye  The Amazons 
Will Joseph Cook  45 Live  Natty 
Sonny Fodera  Jax Jones  Landon McNamara 
Digital Farm Animals   Youngr Becky Hill 
Camelphat  Palace  Icarus 
Cortes  Purple Disco Machine  Tourist 
Yotto  T Williams  Late Night Tuff Guy 
Sam Fender  Cadenza  Ten Tonnes 
Tonn Piper MC  Theo Kottis  Daisy Clark 
Conducta  Will Heard  Tommy Ashby 
  Tender Central  San Felu 
  Off Bloom   
  Kioko   

There are also a number of other events going on at the festival beyond music, such as the following:

Pro Surfing - As this is a surfing festival, there will be a number of surfing events throughout the weekend, including pro surfing at the scenic Fistral Beach.
Heath and Wellbeing - A number of health orientated events will be taking place, including beach yoga. What better way is there to get fit?
Skate and BMX - Expect plenty of professional BMXers and skaters to be performing throughout the weekend!
After Parties - Every time there will also be an afterparty - how awesome is that? Expect information on tickets to pop up soon.
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