PACKING TO PERFECTION
THE RUM 100 FESTIVAL 2017: 8TH-10TH SEPTEMBER, 2017
Goose Green Farm, Oak Road, Mottram St Andrew, Cheshire SK10 4RA
We want you to enjoy your RUM 100 Festival camping experience and love your stay with us. We’d like you to be as green as the beautiful fields you’ll be staying in, so we ask you to take care of our gorgeous bit of countryside and respect after you’ve left, the cows need their home back as you found it.
We encourage you to pack responsibly and only bring items which you intend to take home, that includes your tent, camping chairs, sleeping bags etc., No personal belongings are to be left on the farm. We thank you in advance.
For security reasons, RUM 100 Festival ticket holders will be subject to additional searches of their vehicles, bags and person. It’s inevitable this will make entrance slower. If there are queues, please cooperate with any security requests and searches. Your patience is greatly appreciated.
Please don’t wrap your bags / kit in the thick plastic bags similar to what you see at airports. Your bags will need to be accessible for searches, it will need to be removed adding time to your entrance.
Driving? If you are bringing more than you can carry in one trip, we would advise you to make separate trips to your vehicle. When exiting and re-entering the camping make sure you hold on to your ticket and pass .
WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING
- Festival ticket
- A reusable plastic water bottle.
- Sleeping bag
- Roll mat
- Wellies or sturdy boots
- Toilet roll – always an essential
- A warm jumper (it can get a bit chilly at night)
- Sun tan lotion
- Enough change of clothes just in case.
- Medical information we may need to know (if you have any allergies or medical conditions)
- Medication if required
- A Torch
- Cameras for personal use only
– Original ID documents (not photocopies) are needed for: Hospitality tickets.
– Photocopy of ID is okay if a child is under 12 but looks older. Please make sure you bring it with you.
– Standard public ticket – no ID required
- Bags for dirty clothes and rubbish.
- Mark valuables with house name and postcode so it can be sent back to you.
- Too much stuff so you can’t take it home again
- Don’t bring gazebos – they take up valuable tent space in the campsites and we know from experience you lot leave them behind.
- Only food and alcohol for personal consumption can be brought onsite
- NO GLASS – Please don’t bring anything made of glass (even perfume or mirrors) it will be confiscated if found
- YOU MAY BE SEARCHED – You may be searched at the entrance for any items that may be used in an illegal or offensive manner – which will be confiscated. Persons suspected of carrying out illegal and/or offensive activities onsite may also be searched and face eviction from the site.
- NO – animals (except registered guide dogs), sound systems, generators, sky lanterns or kites, unauthorised fireworks, or wax flares
- Fireworks – You will be evicted from site immediately and materials confiscated.
- No unauthorised tape recorders, professional film or video equipment are allowed in any area onsite.
- No Sound systems
- No drums
- Flying or filming with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs, drones) is not permitted on site before, during or after the festival – these are prohibited by law. We are a working site and the safety of our audience, crew and staff is of paramount importance.
- No Nitrous oxide (laughing gas). As a contraband good, under the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016 this substance is banned and will not be permitted.