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V In The Park 2018

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Balloch O' Dee Campsite

Galloway Forest

Kirkcowan

DG8 0ET

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WHAT IS V IN THE PARK?
In our humble opinion, we think we may have the best vegan community in the whole world! We want you to come together and celebrate with us at Scotland’s first ever outdoor vegan festival - V In The Park!

With delicious food & drink, camping, talks from inspirational speakers, stalls and live music & comedy, we invite you to bring friends and family to a totally guilt-free weekend.


WHERE AND WHEN?
Fri 6th - Mon 9th July 2018

Balloch O' Dee Campsite
Kirkcowan, Newton Stewart
Dumfries & Galloway
DG8 0ET

Directions can be found in the FAQs


TICKETS
Adult (17+) Weekend Pass: £30 (excl. booking fee)

Child (age 3-16) Weekend Pass: £20 (excl. booking fee)
Kids under 3 GO FREE

[SOLD OUT] Parking Pass: £10 (excl. booking fee)

Weekend Passes (Adult & Child) are PER PERSON, not per tent. Your camping fee is covered in your event ticket.

Parking Passes are PER CAR, not per person. Please car share where possible as parking is limited.



We can't wait to see you all this summer!

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@vinthepark #VITP2018
Like us on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/VITPscotland/
Event Page
https://www.facebook.com/events/287304031762137/

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FAQs

Age Requirements?

The event is family friendly. Adult weekend & Child weekend tickets are available. Kids under the age of 3 go free.

Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult 18+

Parking is sold out, how do I get to the festival?

We have a few alternatives for you.

FESTIVAL BUS
You could park your car nearby in Stranraer and get the festival bus service.

Stranraer Train Station to Balloch O'Dee Campsite- 1pm Friday 6th July
Balloch O'Dee Campsite to Stranraer Train Station - 12pm Monday 9th July


CAR SHARING / GROUP TRAVEL
You are encouraged to post on our Event Page here:

and/or on our Social Group here:

There are people on there seeking group travel, perhaps you can find someone with a few spaces in their car?

Otherwise, about nearby parking, the campsite is off a single track road, so you are not permitted to park and leave your car there on a country road. You do so at your own risk.


Bus Service

Festival shuttle bus service available

Adult (17+) Return: £12 (excl. booking fee)

Child (age 3-16) Return: £10 (excl. booking fee)

PICK UP: 13:00 Stranraer Train Station - Fri 6 July

RETURN: 12:00 Balloch O'Dee Campsite - Mon 9 July


Luggage space is limited - please be mindful (bring only what you need)
29 seats available
Return journey included
Please arrive 15 minutes before coach departs (1pm & 12pm respectively)


What can I bring into the event?

Your lovely self and your friends & family!

A tent (1-man size tent for 1 person, 2-man size tent for 2 people etc) - space is limited!

Camping gear

Food & Drink (if you like)


Can I book the on-site accomodation at Balloch O'Dee campsite?

Unfortunatley, we are unable to offer on-site accomodation. The festival is camping only.


Refund Policy

Tickets are non-refundable as is standard event ticket procedure. You are responsible for the reselling of your own ticket if you can no longer attend the festival. This can be done by emailing your e-ticket to the new buyer.

Printed Tickets

It is always a good idea to have a hard paper copy of your ticket as phone and internet signal can be quite unpredictable. Please have your ticket at the ready upon arrival.


Quiet Camping

The campsite is very intimate, so this year we are unable to offer a specific quiet camping section


Prohibited Items

Illegal drugs & weapons - this is a family friendly event!
Please refrain from bringing animal products with you as this is a vegan event.


Fires

Only allowed on designated camp fires across the campsite. Camping stoves are allowed. So are disposable barbeques, but they cannot go directly onto the grass (putting bricks underneath are okay)


Water

There will be water points across the site, available free of charge


Showers & Toilets

On-site hard standing showers & toilets are available on the campsite


Dogs

Please note dogs must be kept on leads at all times and will have to sleep in your tent with you. Bring a dog bowl incase of hot weather!
PLEASE NOTE - there will be free roaming animals on site including ducks, chickens & Shetland Ponies. Consider not bringing your dog compansion if they cannot behave around other small animals. Keep them on a lead at all times!


Day Tickets

Only weekend tickets are available.


Families / Children

This is a family friendly event. There will be children's acivities & entertainment across the weekend. More TBA


Show Respect - Campsite & Nature

Recycle your rubbish, use the bins provided. Bring a bin bag for your camp & dispose of your rubbish before you leave.


Food Stalls

There will be a selection of local caterers for the duration of the festival. Please do not just rely on caterers only to provide food at all times, consider packing some camping meals as an alternative during busy times / for allergens etc.


Caravans & Campervans

Unfortunately, we cannot offer space for caravans & campervans this year. The event is camping tent only.


Alcohol

There will be no bar on-site this year, however you can bring your own alcohol!
PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY


Courtesy / Ejection

If anyone is being violent or dealing in any kind of illegal activity, they will be ejected from the event!


Animal Products

This is a vegan festival, please refrain from bringing animal products on site


Campsite Directions

FROM GLASGOW
Take the M77/A77 to AYR then Maybole then Girvan and onto Stranraer - join A75 East and head towards Newton Stewart go past Glenluce on A75 and about 5/6 miles past Glenuce you will see a brown tourist info sign directing you to the Three Lochs Caravan Park - take this left turn (Durnow Rd) go over two cattle grids and about a qtr of a mile past the second cattle grid you will see our sign for Balloch O' Dee on the right.

FROM THE SOUTH
Come up the M6 past Carlisle and where the M6 becomes the A74, exit onto the A75 to Stranraer/Dumfries this is a few hundred yards past the 'Welcome to Scotland' sign.

Continue on the A75 through Dumfries, past Castle Douglas and Gatehouse of Fleet to Newton Stewart. About 7 miles past Newton Stewart you will see the brown Tourist sign for the Three Lochs Caravan Park - take this right turn (Durnow Rd) - go over two cattle grids and about qtr of a mile past the second cattle grid you will see our sign on the right for Balloch O' Dee.



How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email
vintheparkscotland@gmail.com

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Balloch O' Dee Campsite

Galloway Forest

Kirkcowan

DG8 0ET

United Kingdom

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