Dear Blackfield Festival community,
only a few days to go until the 6th Blackfield Festival at the beautiful Amphitheater Gelsenkirchen will start! We would like to use this newsletter to provide you with some important information concerning the festival and how to get there.
There are still tickets available (except VIP tickets), but you have to be quick, if you are interested in 3-day tickets! You can purchase tickets from ticket agencies in Germany but if you would like to have original tickets you can buy them at the BLACKFIELD SHOP until 24.06.2013. In case we think that the tickets cannot be delivered in time, we will contact you and deposit them at he the Blackfield box office.
2. Getting there/Times
The camping site opens on Friday, 28.06.2013 at 9 am and wristbands can be obtained from 12 noon. On Saturday and Sunday wristband distribution starts at 10 am..
Fri 28.06.2013 | Doors: 4 pm | Start: 4:45 opm
Sat 29.06.2013 | Doors: 10 am| Start: 11 am
Sun 30.06.2013 | Doors: 10:00 | Start: 11 am
For more details check INFOS.
The main parking lot at the Amphitheater opens at 9 am on Friday, 28.06.2013. Unfortunately it is not possible to reserve a space or buy tickets for the parking lot in advance. For more information concerning how to get there check ARRIVAL BY CAR.
4. Tent hotel
Would you like to have a very relaxed journey to the Blackfield Festival without stress and a lot of luggage? Would you like to camp even though you do not have your own camping equipment? If yes, check the service of MEIN ZELT STEHT SCHON! Here you can book a tent and all the necessary camping equipment and your tent will be set up - ready and waiting for you upon arrival. You just have to move in!
5. Waste disposal/ deposit
In order to protect the environment we have decided to work with a deposit system. Upon entering the camping site you will be given a large plastic bag for waste disposal. We will charge you 5€ as a deposit. You will get the money back upon departure or whenever you hand in a full bag. You can return bags until 9 pm on Sunday and between 8 and 11 am on Monday.
6. Aftershow parties
This year we will have two different aftershow parties that only Blackfield ticket holders have access to- of course free of charge. We also booked several DJs to make sure that they will cater to different tastes. For more information concerning the aftershow parties, click here: Aftershow parties
7. Autograph sessions
All times for the autograph sessions are set – you can find them
on-site on posters, in the program book and of course online. Important: Please not that changes are possible and may occur!
8. Running Order
The Running Order can also be found in the progam book or online. Here you can find the times: Running order 2013.
9. Site map
There will be site map posters on-site and in the program book. Those of you who want to look beforehand can check Site map 2013.
This is only a brief summary of the most important information concerning the festival. Fur further information and details check our homepage.
We are looking forward to welcoming you in Gelsenkirchen!
Your Blackfield Festival Team