Festival information

About the festival

Saturday the 26th and 27th of May 2018.

Saturday: Gates open at 11:00 am. The car park opens at 10:00 am for campers and 10:30 am for Saturday ticket holders.

Sunday: Gates open at midday. Car park opens at 11:30 am.

Rhuddfest is held in scenic fields with views of Rhuddlan castle.
Plenty of activites for you to enjoy as you wander around the music festival. Visit our what's on page for more details.

Bring a picnic or enjoy amazing food from one of our hand-picked caterers. No glass, soft drinks or alcohol to be brought into the festival. Free tap water is available. To keep everybody safe inside the festival bags will be searched on entry.

Directions to Rhuddfest

Walking from Rhuddlan High Street, walk towards Station Road/ Premier Inn. Turn right onto Marsh road just before the Premier Inn and follow the signs to Rhuddfest. Please use the underpass.
Driving: If using a Sat Nav use postcode LL18 5UZ.
Driving from Rhyl take the A525 towards Rhuddlan. When you reach the roundabout near KFC take the thrid exit for Abergele RD/A547. Look out for the Rhuddfest entrance signs.
From the A55 take the Llanelwy/St Aspah exit. At the roundabout take the exit The Roe/A525. By the Talardy Hotel. Continue to follow A525. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Abergele Rd/A547. Look out for the Rhuddfest entrance signs.


  • Are dogs allowed into the festival? We are sorry that dogs are not allowed into the festival on the Saturday due to the number of festival goers and the noise from the crowd. They are permitted in on Chill Out Sunday.

  • Is the festival suitable for children? Yes this is a family orientated music festival.  If your child is sensitive to noise we recommend you provide them with ear defenders. Visit our what's on page to find out about our activities for kids.

  • Do you have car parking? Yes we have limited onsite car parking, once this is full you will be directed to the over flow car park.   Disabled car parking is available near the festival entrance, please advise the entrance Marshall as you enter the site. You will need a blue badge or expressed prior written approval from us to park in the disabled area.

  • Do you have camping? We have limited camping available on the Saturday night. Please purchase a weekend ticket if you wish to camp.  Only tents are permitted. Under 18s must be with an adult, i.e parent, legal guardian or nominated guardian. Anyone young person or child attempting to enter the festival campsite without their adult will be denied entry to the campsite and will have to wait at the lost child point until their parent or guardian collects them.

  • Do you have age restrictions? Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. The responsible adult may be
    asked to show ID. If the responsible adult is aged between 18 and 21 the maximum number of children they may bring into the event is 4.


We want to make Rhuddfest 2018 bigger and better and make it more prominent in the area for locals and tourists. So we need your help to improve in all sorts of areas. If you can offer skills and experience in planning, organising, marketing, making props or helping out with distributing leaflets, then please contact us.

Perhaps you are looking for first-hand experience and would like to offer your time and advice for adding to your CV. We have lots of work experience opportunities.

To apply to volunteer or for work experience please email your details to: festivalteam@rhuddfest.co.uk


We have the main bar and cocktail bar serving alcoholic drinks.

If you are lucky enough to look under 25 to be served alcohol please bring ID.

Proof of age to be served alcohol at the rhuddfest bars


Tickets are available to purchase from our website. Each ticket type (day or weekend entry) is shown in the right hand corner of the ticket.
Please have your ticket ready before reaching the gate. The tickets are emailed to you after purchase. You may print them off or display your ticket on your smart phone. Tickets should be downloaded before traveling to the festival.

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