FIB BENICASSIM 2018 takes place from Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 July 2018
Campsites open on Monday 16 and close on Monday 23 July.
Benicassim is a beach resort on the Spanish coast between Valencia and Barcelona,
12 km from Castellón.
The festival site is on the edge of town on the N-340 road, KM 986.300 and is well
sign-posted from the town.
Coordinates: 40.048068N, 0.047872E.
ACCESS TO FESTIVAL SITE
ACCESS TO FESTIVAL SITE BY FOOT
You can access the festival in two ways: South and East Access
South Access is open 24 hours a day from 9.00am Monday 10 July – Monday 17 July.
The East Access is open to PEDESTRIANS ONLY from Monday 10 July at 09.00 until Thursday 13 July at 16.00.
From Thursday 13 – Sunday 16 between the hours of 16.00 and 05.00 the EAST ACCESS will remain CLOSED to pedestrians and all should enter the festival by the South Access.
East Access is only open to pedestrians between 07.00 and 16.00 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
ACCESS BY CAR
There is a general public Parking area to the North of the arena and campsite.
Once full there will be NO public parking on the festival site.
PLEASE NOTE PARKING IS EXTREMELY RESTRICTED.
We STRONGLY recommend you do not come by car
See maps for directions to follow – you can NOT reach the car park via South or East Access
There is extremely limited parking for VIP guests.
Access is via EAST ACCESS ONLY and will only be open from 16.00 – 05.00 from Thursday 13 to Sunday 16 (or until the Parking Area is full)
No vehicles will be allowed to enter outside of these times.
We STRONGLY recommend you do not come by car.
Any VIPs arriving by car before Thursday should proceed to the public parking to the North of the festival and they may park there (space permitting)
See maps – you can NOT enter VIP Parking by South Access or outside of the hours that the East Access is open to vehicles.
bring your passport or national ID card when exchanging tickets for wristbands. This applies to everyone – not just under 18s.
(We strongly recommend you leave passports in lockers and carry a photocopy with you during the festival)
We welcome all ages to FIB Benicassim but please note that the festival runs from 6pm to 6am and isn’t suitable for young children.
16-17 YEARS OLD
They'll be given a special wristband to wear that will prohibit them buying or consuming alcohol and tobacco. They'll need to present ID or passport and a signed copy of the responsibility form the Accreditations Office or the Wristband Exchange by the arena entrance.
13-15 YEARS OLD
They must always be accompanied by an adult (over 18) - if they are accompanied by a parent or teacher they'll need to present ID or passports and a signed copy of the responsibility form at the Accreditations Office or at the Wristband Exchange by the arena entrance. If they are accompanied by someone other than the above, they will need to bring a letter from a parent granting permission to attend, including contact and passport details of the parent and a signed copy of the responsibility form.
0-12 YEARS OLD
Don't have to purchase ticket. They must be accompanied by a parent who will have to fill in a document at the Accreditations Office or the Wristband Exchange, taking full responsibility for the child. They will also have to present their ID card or passport and that of the child. The child will carry accreditation with their name, that of the parent and mobile contact details.
TICKETS – TERMS AND CONDITIONS
If you lose
anything in the arena or the campsite please visit the Lost Property Office situated just outside the festival arena in the hall area by the main entrance.
If you find anything please take it to either the Lost Property Office or the nearest Information Point.
Small bags are allowed into the festival arena with the maximum dimensions of W21cm x H30cm x D8cm (A4 Size).
Bags will be searched on entry to the arena so to avoid lengthy queues we strongly advise that you do not bring a bag.
Large bags are not allowed to be taken into the festival arena. There is no cloakroom.
Bags must not be left at entrances or surrounding areas. Any items left will be removed and disposed of accordingly.
We appreciate your cooperation and patience when entering the festival.