FAQs

GETTING HERE

Where do I pick up my wristband?

You need to head down to our Wristband Exchange at our Beach Venue with your ticket. This is down on Madeira Drive, approximately a five minute walk East of the pier. Post code: BN2 1TB.

How do I get to 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?

You can see on which day each artist is playing right on our line-up page here. For set times, you can download the Festival app which will show you the full schedule. Just search “Soundcrash” in your application store or click here for Android or click here for IOS.

What time does the festival run?

The festival runs on all three days. The beach venue is open from 12pm-11pm (timings subject to change). The after-party venues will be open from 11pm 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. Check out the map of these venues here. To find out where each artist will perform, download the app now by searching “Soundcrash” on your device.

I need to bring a personal assistant or carer. Can they get a ticket?

No problem! Just send us an email at info@funkandsoulweekender.com and we can sort this out for you.

What is the accessibility 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 at info@funkandsoulweekender.com

TICKETS

Where can I buy tickets?

If buying your tickets online, all tickets are available through TicketWeb- That’s the link just up there on the right hand side of this page!

If you’re buying a ticket and accommodation package, these are also available via the link on the top of this page.

If you’re in Brighton, you can also pop into the shop of our partners, Resident Records, to browse their collection and buy tickets in person.

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?

Unfortunately, VIP tickets are no longer available.

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.

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, Record Fairs & 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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