What are the key things to bring?

Please ensure you have printed your ticket. Tickets will be scanned upon arrival. You can still buy tickets via the website and a limited number of on the door tickets will be made available.

If you’re camping remember to bring a tent, sleeping bag and warm clothing. You are also more than welcome to bring food for the campsite. (No BBQ’s, camping stoves or fires allowed)

How to find us?

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For more information: https://hogsozzle.com/info/how-to-get-here/

What should I bring to wear?

We have a fully packed schedule for you to enjoy throughout the day and night, remember to bring warm clothes for late night partying and blankets to wrap up in!

Keep an eye out for an email about the weather before you leave, so you know whether to bring sun cream or wellies… or both! Waterproofs are always advisable and groundsheets could be useful for sitting down if the ground is damp.

If you’d like to get involved with the BiG PiG Paint Fight, ensure you bring white clothes or overalls that you don’t mind getting colourful!

Also get rummaging in your fancy dress box… as this year’s theme is: Cosmic Disco

Can I bring my own alcohol?

You are more than welcome to bring your own booze for the campsite on one occasion only.  There is a strict no glass and spirits policy. So cans and plastic bottles only please!  You will not be allowed to bring your own booze inside the main arena.

Maximum amount of alcohol per person:

  • 7L (16 cans) cans of cider, beer or similar strength drink
  • 3.5l of wine
Can I buy food and drinks on-site?

Nobody likes a warm beer, but luckily your refreshment needs have been covered with an onsite bar serving ice cold drinks throughout the day and night.  Drinks are 1 token each. There are discounts available for bulk purchases:

BAR PRICES
£4.50 a token
7 for £30
12 for £50
20 for £80

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE A £2.50 CHARGE ON CARD PURCHASES SO PLEASE BRING CASH!!!!

We will have a series of good value and oh so delicious food vendors ready to tantalise your tastebuds!  Check out what’s in store within the Food & Drink section.

Free Hog Roast for all will be served on Saturday.  A vegetarian option will also be available.

Is there a cash point on site?

There is no cash point on site but alcohol tokens can be purchased using a debit card.

Tickets purchased on the door is cash only.

What does the paint fight involve and what do I need to participate?

With the return of the legendary HogSozzle paint fight it is important that EVERYBODY who wants to take part brings a white outfit. The colours are not dangerous but may stain your clothes. To protect your eyes and lungs you can wear something to protect your eyes or cover your mouth, with a t-shirt for example.  Please read below for full details.

This year’s paint fight is going to be bigger, brighter, and better than last year and you don’t want to miss out. Take a look at the video to check out the multi-coloured carnage of last year.

NB THIS YEARS PAINT FIGHT CONTAINS WATER (WEATHER DEPENDENT) SO GET READY TO GET WET!

Hogsozzle only use ‘Throwing Powder’ designed for the purpose of events and festivals. The coloured powder is made from non-toxic materials and is a cosmetic product on the approved list of ingredients for cosmetic applications.

As always, anyone who participates in the Paint Fight is strongly advised to wear eye protection and dust masks to protect your eyes and your lungs. Dust masks will be provided free of charge before the Paint Fight. Anyone who participates in the Paint Fight without wearing eye protection and a dust mask does so at their own risk. Hogsozzle accepts no liability in the event that these items are not worn as advised.
Eye wash stations and first aiders will be available in the unlikely event they are needed.
Those with allergies or sensitivities are advised not to participate. Whilst our paint is non-toxic, there is always a small risk of irritance which can’t be avoided.
Everyone in the Paint Fight should wear all white for a ridiculous colour contrast! The paint can usually be washed out of clothes but colour cast cannot be excluded. The sooner you wash your clothes the better and a colour catcher in the washing machine should help, but you should not wear any of your favourite clothes or clothes which you mind being potentially damaged or ruined. Hogsozzle will not be responsible for any stains or damage caused to clothing or other items such as accessories or vehicles. You are advised to cover car seats with towels if wearing paint covered clothing in your vehicle.
Are campervans allowed?

Only a small number of camper van spots are available and they will not be in the main campsite. If you haven’t already got in touch, please do so as soon as you can to ensure you can get in.

My friends are using a camper van, can I camp with them?

No tents are allowed in the camper van field.

What can’t I bring?

Please ensure you adhere to the terms and conditions and do not bring:

  • Animals (except registered guide dogs)
  • Sound systems
  • Generators
  • Illegal substances
  • Sky lanterns or kites,
  • Fireworks,
  • Gas canisters or wax flares
  • Naked flames e.g. barbeques
  • Spirits
  • Glass
Will there be lockers?

Yes, lockers will be available for hire from security.

Can I drink in the car park?

Please note you cannot drink or loiter in the car park so please stay within the festival site for the duration of your time at HogSozzle.

When can I arrive / when do I have to leave?

The ticket booth will be open for most of the day, but make sure you arrive between the times listed below, as we won’t be able to let you in before or after. The gate is very stubborn and refuses entry to overly eager early birds and dawdlers…

Fri: 12pm – 9pm
Sat: 10am – 4pm
Sun: 10am – 4pm

All guests must leave the campsite by 12pm on Monday 29th May

Campsite entrance times

The ticket booth will be open for most of the day, but make sure you arrive between the times listed below, as we won’t be able to let you in before or after. The gate is very stubborn and refuses entry to overly eager early birds and dawdlers…

Fri: 12pm – 11pm
Sat: 7am – 6pm
Sun: 7am – 6pm

I have a day ticket, can I camp?

Day ticket holders will not be able to get into the camp site area.

Can we have a fire at our campsite?

Unfortunately, camp fires are not allowed due to the close and intimate nature in the campsite.  You should bring warm clothes.

Is there phone charging available on site?

Yes, phone charging will be provided free of charge each morning in the campsite or through hiring lockers in the arena.

Are there showers on site?

Yes, hot showers will be available at the top end of the campsite.  They will be running between 7am and 12pm each day.

What are the music times?

Music on the main stage starts at 12pm and will go on until 11pm each day.

Non main stage music will finish at 1am Friday and 3am on Saturday and Sunday.

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