The following Terms and Conditions of Entry will be displayed on the Event’s website and on signage on entry:

  1. Right of admission is reserved and you must produce a valid ticket to gain entry to the Event.
  2. Admission is at the Ticket Holder’s own risk. The Organisers and Premises Licence Holder will not be held liable for any loss, injuries or damages sustained at the event including damage, theft or losses to property and motor vehicles, if the cause is due to the negligence of the ticket holder or the unforeseeable actions of other patrons or third parties.
  3. The artist and performer line up and billed attractions are subject to change at any time without notice.
  4. Duplicate tickets will not be issued for lost or stolen tickets, or those purchased from unofficial sellers.
  5. Strictly no trading or other commercial activity by any ticket holder will be allowed on the Event Site without the Organisers’ prior written consent.
  6. For any event where wristbands are issued: Wristbands removed from the wrist or tampered with will be rendered invalid and will not be replaced. Lost or missing wristbands will not be replaced. Those without wristbands or valid tickets will be refused admission to the site or may be removed from the site.
  7. As a condition of entry ticket holder consents to being filmed, photographed and recorded for security and marketing purposes.
  8. You will be searched at the entrance. Any items which the organisers consider may be used in an illegal or offensive manner will be confiscated and you will be asked to leave or evicted from the site. This includes, but not limited to: Alcohol, Glass, Paint pens, Spray paint, Tools, Knives,Weapons , Flares and Fireworks, Lasers / Laser Pens, Area 404 has a No Drugs Policy regarding the possession, use or sale of illegal drugs. This includes Nitrous Oxide, Alkyl Nitrates (Poppers) and all other products banned under the New Psychoactive Substances Act 2016.
  9.  Anyone attempting to enter this site with alcohol will result in confiscation and/or refusal of entry.
  10. Persons suspected of carrying out illegal and / or offensive activities onsite will be searched and if found with any offending items will be asked to leave or be evicted
  11.  No animals (with the exception of Guide dogs) will be allowed on the site.
  12.  Bars on site will be operating a Challenge 25 scheme. It is an offence to purchase alcohol for persons under the age of 18 and anyone found doing so will be evicted from site.
  13. This  is strictly an over 18 event.
  14. Any person behaving in an anti-social manner may be subject to eviction, such as acting in a way which may be deemed aggressive or threatening, incidents of racism, sexism, homophobia or other discriminatory behaviours, or not following instructions given by security, stewards or other members of staff.
  15. There is no re-entry, meaning once on site if you leave you will not be permitted to re-enter.
  16. Exposure to loud noise for extended periods can damage your hearing. Ticket holders are advised to limit their exposure times or wear hearing protection.
  17. In accordance with Smoke Free Regulations, the arenas and other areas of the event site are designated No Smoking areas (this includes e-cigarettes). Failure to comply with these regulations and event signage may result in ejection.
  18.  If you are caught urinating or defecating in places other than the toilets provided, you run the risk of immediate ejection from the festival site
  19. Pyrotechnics, lasers, smoke machines, strobe lighting and special effects may take place during some performances.
  20. ‘Area 404’ word marks, brands and logos are the sole and exclusive property of Area 404 and Boomtown Events Ltd. 
  21. Area 404 reserves the right to add to or amend these Terms from time to time. Amendments will take effect when posted on the Area 404 website. Please check the FAQs section regularly for changes and to ensure you have up to date information as you are bound by these terms and conditions. If you purchase a ticket after any amendment to these Terms, you agree to be bound by the updated version of these Terms.