Moira is a picturesque village in Northern Ireland, 20 miles south west of Belfast and 27 miles north of Newry. On the day of the festival, the best access for car traffic will be via the M1 motorway into the village as the festival site access is less than a mile from J9 of the M1. Fans should allow themselves plenty of travel time when getting to the festival.
Travel & Parking
Transport to and from the venue is a matter for individual ticket-holders themselves.
As there may be some increased traffic on the day of the festival we would recommend that you allow sufficient time for your journey and share a car or use public transport where available.
Moira Village is well served by train and bus services and details of the timetables can be found by clicking on the following links;
Other useful contacts;
Stevie Cabs 07833 994354
Village Taxis 028 9261 1822/07720 398 313
Moira Taxis 028 9261 2959
C&G 07542 612871
Croft Cabs 07850 077206
Borough Taxis 028 9266 3030
Jonny Cabs 07565 108944
I am driving by car to the event, what is the best route?
PLEASE NOTE: PROMOTER STRONGLY ADVISES TO USE PUBLIC TRANSPORT
If you are driving please car pool where possible and take note of information below.
The best access to the Festival site is to travel via the M1 motorway and exit at Junction 9. At the roundabout follow the signs for the festival. If you are travelling from the North of the Province, travel along the A26 to the Moira roundabout and follow the festival signage.
Can I purchase a car parking ticket?
There is no pre-booking facility available for the designated festival car park which is situated within Moira Demesne.
where to stay
What time does the Festival start/finish?
Gates open at 13:00.
The Festival is scheduled to end around 22:00.
Can I leave the event and come back in again?
Yes, you can come and go as you please but gates will close at 7.30pm and there will be no readmittance after that.
Will there be ATM facilities on site?
There will be no ATM facilities available. We strongly advise all patrons to bring required cash with them to the event.
Can I bring Garden Furniture or seats with me?
Yes. Fold up chairs will be permitted.
Can I bring my dog?
As part of our license, dogs (and other pets) are not allowed on the festival site. Only registered guide dogs will be allowed.
What type of camera is permitted?
Point and shoot compact cameras and cameras with fixed (non-zoom) lenses under 6 inches ARE PERMITTED. Lenses over 6 inches and video recording cameras are NOT PERMITTED.
Will there be Disabled Person Facilities?
There will be access to a disabled toilet on the site. For all other queries regarding disabled access please contact the promoters by email:
What items are not permitted on the Festival site?
STRICTLY NO ALCOHOL OR FOOD & NO BOTTLES OF ANY KIND
In addition the following Items are Strictly Prohibited (Not allowed)
Animals (other than registered guide or hearing dogs)
Any item which may reasonably be considered for use as a weapon
Backpacks or waistpacks
Cameras with a detachable lense or recording equipment *
Chinese or Sky Lanterns
Fireworks and Flares
Large Umbrellas or Flag Poles
Large chains, spiked bracelet’s or wallet chains
Portable Laser Equipment and Pens
Un-authorised Professional Film or Video Equipment*
Unofficial tabards or reflective jackets
*Pocket sized cameras are permitted for personal use. Cameras with detachable telephoto lenses will not be allowed through the arena entrances. Professional cameras and video/audio equipment are strictly prohibited.
All the above items will be confiscated. Confiscated Items will not be returned. Anyone resisting confiscation of disallowed items may be evicted.
Moira Guest House
Ballycanal Self Catering
The Coach House
Berwick Hall Cottage