Hey look, we’re here!
Sandbach, Brereton, Holmes Chapel Rd / Corner of Junction of A50 and A5022- CW11 1SG.
From Sandbach Train Station
We’re dead easy to find, but tucked away enough to give us a quick google, we’re situated on the corner of Junction of A50 and A5022 just 4 miles away from Sandbach train station, so, if you pop in the post code CW11 1SG it’ll get you pretty close to us! We’ll be sign posted with sunflowers along the way when you’re not too far away, so keep ya eyes peeled, or just give the post code to the taxi driver, and ask the driver to drop you off on the A5022 not the A50 which is a busy road, and we’ll meet you with a big smile and then…relax.
Cost Approx – £11/£13 return from Manchester Piccadilly to Sandbach.
From Holmes Chapel Train Station
Station Rd, Holmes Chapel, Crewe CW4 8AA – approx. 14 minutes 6.5 miles. (30 min from Manchester Piccadilly)
Cost Approx £12/13 return from Manchester Piccadilly to Holmes Chapel
There are a number of local taxi companies that operate in the area, here is a list of five of them, please book in advance as some only operate within certain hours of the day/night, there is no Uber Services in this area, it’s a bit too green for Uber, and we prefer local!
Cosy Cruise Travel Ltd – 0843 506 5450
Grays Private Hire – 01606 530953
Autocruise-Luxury Travel – 07808 811771
Pete’s Private Hire – 01270 762044
A & O Cabs – 01270 750900
FROM THE MOTORWAY M6
Take Junction 17 and jump on the A5022 Holmes Chapel Road (the road were the festival is on) so, from the roundabout M6 take the turning onto the A5022, follow it all the way up and we’re on the left at the end of A5022 Holmes Chapel Road, if you get to the A50 Newcastle Road you’ve just missed us, we’ll have signs out to help you!!
DRIVE TIME TO #SPF2020
Sandbach – 6 minutes / 2.4 miles.
Holmes Chapel – 5 minutes / 2.4 miles.
Congleton – 13 minutes / 6.3 miles.
Crewe – 18 minutes / 8 miles.
Stoke on Trent – 19 mins / 16 miles.
Nantwich – 24 minutes / 16 miles.
Northwich – 26 minutes / 11 miles.
Macclesfield – 30 minutes / 14.3 miles.
Manchester – 45-50 minutes / 32 miles.
Unfortunately this year as we’re only a baby festival we won’t be laying on coaches or buses as the outlay will cost us too much, we’re keeping the numbers down to make it extra special for the lucky few, why not put a post out on social media and get a coach together with friends?! Feel free to post in our Official Group on Facebook to get it sorted!
By local bus
No 319 to Brereton Green, opposite School Lane, And the next stop @ Brereton Green, opposite Bears Head Pub – link – http://www.dgbus.co.uk/
If you’re lucky enough to have a fancy shiny spaceship we’ll bang on the landing lights ready for you so you know we’re home..
here’s our co-ordinates – Earth is located in the universe in the Virgo Supercluster of galaxies. A supercluster is a group of galaxies held together by gravity ‘apparently’, Within this supercluster we are in a smaller group of galaxies called the Local Group. Earth is in the second largest galaxy of the Local Group (on the left) – a galaxy called the Milky Way, just type in your “SatNav” 53,172912, -2,336169 and that should get you here, we’ll put the landing lights on and welcome you with a drink and show you how to ‘party’ Earth style!
Learn to pronounce while swinging your arms
a social gathering of invited guests, typically involving eating, drinking, and entertainment.
“an engagement party”
Or of course, a music festival.
We have plenty of parking on-site, and best thing is, it’s free, well as long as you buy a festival ticket for the day or weekend, access to parking is via the main entrance on the A5022 Holmes Chapel Road where you’ll be met by our shiny happy staff who’ll direct you once on-site, they’ll check your ticket and give you your wrist bands, they’ll direct you to the parking at the rear of the site, please be cautious when approaching the site in case of any festival traffic, once on-site do not exceed 5mph and keep to the routes as directed only by staff and site signage.
We all love the countryside, so let’s keep it lovely, be a considerate camper, don’t leave a mess, bag up your rubbish and strictly no glass, when we leave the lovely animals of Brereton will be moving back in, it’s all about sharing and caring, right! Bring bin bags and put your rubbish in the skips provided and say hello to your new neighbours, we love camping too!!
Parking for Campers
If you’re camping it up you can park in the camping field and keep your car next to your tent (we know it’s a real pain when you forget the pump for your airbed) Please keep your speed down and be a considerate camper, respect the neighbours both camping and the surrounding area of Brereton, They’re very nice people
Parking for Campervan’s
If you’re going all posh on us and bringing a campervan please send us an email and we can arrange a spot for you, send us the size and dimensions of the vehicle and we’ll sort the rest, it will depend on the weather leading into the festival and this will dictate where we can put you, so please follow directions on the day so we can make it as painless as possible.
Email – Spf@email.com
The Bear’s Head Inn
This local hotel is within walking distance of the festival if you don’t want to brave the green fields of Brereton, It is a lovely place to stay with good facilities.
Brereton Green, Sandbach CW11 1RS
Festival opening times and entry
Saturday 6th June – 12:00hrs – 02:00hrs (Silent disco 22:00hrs-02:00hrs)
The campsite will be open from 12 midday on the 6th June, if you’re camping you’ll be able to arrive any time after 12:00hrs midday the 6th June as we’ll have 24/7 staff to meet you and show the way if you arrive outside of these hours.
Don’t pretend you don’t like dressin’ up, dust down ya best fancy-dress outfit and dazzle us all with your best outfit, theme it up, go crazy we’ll make you famous and throw a prize your way!! #OuterSpace #Western #Country #CowGirls&Boys #PeakyBlinders #Golfers #Farmers
Fancy giving us a hand? Well you can, and it’ll be massively appreciated, simply let us know what skills you’ve got and we’ll work out how best we can work together, we’ll need creatives, Marshall’s, bar staff, band liaisons, you know.. the usual for a festival, anyone that does a couple of shifts with us and help make the magic happen will get a full weekend pass with camping, plus an invite to our private after-party Shhhhhh. Email – Name / proof of age / Skills what you’d ideally like to do and contact number, Mark your email “Volunteer” – email@example.com
We’re the new kids on the block so any press cover is obviously welcomed, Send us your details along with what you do and who you do it for, add any links of your work for us it’s all helpful and we’ll be in touch. Mark your email Press Accreditation – Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
We would like to invite local concessions and food outlets along to sell there produce, we’re a new festival and we want to give our festival goers great choice, value and something yummy to eat and experience, the concession prices will reflect our festival size and won’t cost the earth, we want you to grow along with us as a festival and build a lasting working relationship.
Email us for a price if you want to join us, all your food standards agency certification and insurance will be required on booking, Mark your email Concessions – email@example.com
We’re an inclusive festival and we’ll do our damn best to ensure you enjoy full access all around the site, so if you have any special requirements let us know and we’ll work with you to ensure you have a great time, come wind, rain or shine we’re in it together and we’ll put measures in place to ensure you do. Mark your email Disabled Access – firstname.lastname@example.org
Search policy on entry
We work closely with the local Cheshire Constabulary and our SIA qualified security staff to ensure we put everyone’s safety first, we reserve the right to deny anyone entry if they don’t allow our team or/and the police to search your persons/bags or vehicles on entry, this is a legal requirement and it’s in the interest of everyone’s safety, I’m sure you appreciate the importance of this, it’s pretty painless.
Please follow the link for hints and tips on the do’s and don’t at festivals – https://www.festivalsafe.com/
Zero tolerance to drugs, Don’t bring them, don’t do them, this is a family festival and not the environment, if you’re found with drugs by the Police or our Security Teams in and around the festival they’ll take the necessary action in accordance with UK laws, the drugs will be deposed of and given to the police and you’ll be reported accordingly, it’s just not worth it, you’ll also be escorted off the festival site.