FAQs

GETTING HERE

How do I get to the festival?

The festival is located on Brighton Beach. The post code for your directions is BN2 1ET.

The closest rail station is Brighton which is within walking distance from the festival site or a very short taxi ride.

Is there parking available?

There is some parking in central Brighton and near Brighton Beach but it is very limited. If you are bringing a car, we recommend parking elsewhere and  taking a bus/ a stroll to the festival site.

VENUES/TIMINGS

When will my favourite Funk & Soul acts be on at the festival?

As the timings of the festival are revealed, they will be updated on our website here. To get notified and be the first to know these timings, either Like our Facebook page or Join our Mailing list.

What time does the festival run?

The festival runs on all three days. The beach venue is open from 12pm-12am (timings subject to change). The after-party venues will be open til late.

How many venues are there for the Funk & Soul Weekender?

The main stages will all be on Brighton’s famous beach. Throughout the event, we’ll also be taking over some of the best venues in Brighton and for our official after parties.

What is the accessbility like at the venue?

Disabled access at the festival differs from venue to venue. Make sure you’ve contacted the right venue that you are attending.

For the main venue on the beach, a wheelchair ramp and hard-flooring paths ensures this is suitable for wheelchairs. Please contact us if you need to use this or have any other queries.

TICKETS

I haven’t received my tickets yet. How do I obtain entry?

Don’t panic! If you haven’t received tickets and you think you should have, make sure you’ve contacted your ticket seller before notifying us. All tickets will be exchanged for wristbands at the wristband exchange.

Can I upgrade my ticket?

Ticket upgrades are available. News coming soon!

GENERAL

Can children come to the Funk and Soul Weekender?

No. The festival and its venues are all 18+.

I can’t wait for the festival – what can I get up to in the meantime?

As always, our launch party series will continue this year at locations across the country. These parties are hosted in collaboration with the best Funk, Soul & Disco party-starters in the UK, featuring festival favourites and our most exciting partners. Details coming soon!

I can’t come to the festival any more. What do I do? Can I get a refund?

We’ll be sorry to see you go! All ticket sales are non-refundable but Funk & Soul Weekender is so popular you can attempt resale or exchange your ticket with a friend.

What else will I be able to get up to during the festival in addition to all the music?

In a nutshell – loads! We’ve arranged heaps of extra activities for you to get involved with over the weekend, including Disco Yoga, Dance classes, Record Fairs, Screenings, Talks and more. Details coming soon!

Is there food and drink available?

On the festival site, there will be plenty of food & drink facilities to satisfy your cravings in between acts, including soul foods and craft beer bars.

How can I stay updated?

There are lots of ways to keep on top of all the amazing things happening ahead of The Funk and Soul Weekender. You can join our mailing list, or like us on Facebook as the best ways to stay up to date with everything Funk and Soul.

For all other questions, please contact info@funkandsoulweekender.com

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