Local Community

Local Community

This page is home to all the Boomtown news that is directly relevant for our wonderful local community.  It’s also the place where you can find out how to get involved with the festival all year round and become part of our community.

There are many ways to stay in touch with us and we would love to hear from you with any query, question or suggestions you may have. You can choose any of the routes below or if you prefer to chat directly with us, please get in touch with Katie Derwent our Local Liaison Officer.

Residents Public Information Guide:

Please click here to find our Local Residents Public Information guide.

Get in touch with Katie:

Katie is based in Alresford in the heart of the local community. She is on hand to help with any queries you may have; large or small! Throughout the year, if you would like to chat to Katie, she is also always at the end of the email at local_community@boomtownfair.co.uk. Or via the Residents Hotline: 07568 967 523. Active from 6th August. This phone line is for local residents only, please do not call with ticketing questions. 

Residents Meetings: 

We usually hold 3 to 4 public meetings in the local community each year to give you the chance to meet some of the organisers, provide us with your feedback, and discuss ways for more of the local community to get involved. Everyone is more than welcome to attend and we will keep you updated with the information regarding the next dates via our newsletter and social channels. If you would like to come along and are not on our mailing list, you can sign up here. Our Next Local resident meeting is THURSDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER at CHERITON VILLAGE HALL 18.30-19.30.


You can get an update on all of the latest news directly into your inbox via our monthly newsletters. If you would like to be a part of this community, please sign up HERE or get in touch with Katie directly.


We always have a dedicated allocation of 5 day discounted festival tickets for our local residents who live within 5 miles of the festival, plus 1,000 complementary Sunday tickets. All of the local tickets for 2021 have automatically rolled over to the 2022 event. We are really grateful to those of you, and our wider audience, who have kept your tickets with us but refunds are available to those who wish. 

Local Resident discounted full weekend ticket application has now CLOSED and all those lucky enough to have received a link has until Monday 28th February 2022 to purchase their ticket. After this the links will expire. Complimentary Sunday Ticket application is now CLOSED and all succesful applicants will be emailed in Feburay 2022. We do have a limited number of Sunday Paid tickets availible please apply HERE

if you need any further information on how to go about this check out ticket FAQs here. 

If you are a ticket holder for 2022 but have any queries then please contact Katie at local_community@boomtownfair.co.uk and check out our latest video to remind yourself of what is coming in 2022!

Local Community Facebook Page: 

We also have a Local Community Facebook page, that is dedicated to our local residents where you can join in with all the latest conversations and be part of the online community!