When: August 3rd/4th (Bank Holiday Weekend)

Gates Open: 12pm Saturday & Sunday

Event Finishes: 10.30pm each day.

Bars Close: 10pm each day.

Where: Dun Laoghaire Harbour (Old Stena Ferry Terminal)

How Much?: Kids 0-2 go Free | U15s €5 Day | Adults €59 Day, €99 Sat&SunWeekend

Note: U15s to be accompanied by parent or guardian at all times

Ticket Collection & Box Office: Those with an Eventbrite printout or screenshot proceed straight to the site entrance. All tickets will be scanned at the gates. Please have valid photo ID. Those who wish to purchase tickets at the gate can do so at the box office all weekend.

Please note: Tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable. We cannot process name or day changes.

Boat Parties : 2 per day – tickets are on the Eventbrite Widget here

Festival After Parties : So far we’ve after-party’s each night in the Lighthouse in Dun Laoghaire + Wigwam in the city centre. More to be added….Info & Tix are here


Get Involved?

Eatyard: Apply to be a vendor here

Volunteers: Want to volunteer in return for a ticket? Apply here

For sponsorship, performance & general queries get us at or:


    How Do I Get There? 

    DART: Dun Laoghaire station is right opposite the site. Take the DART Southbound from City Centre and Northbound from Greystones/Bray.

    Bus 46A, 7 & 8 all serve Dun Laoghaire form City Centre, 75 from Rathfarnham. The terminus is right opposite the site.

    Taxi: Rank is located on Marine Road 200m from the festival site.

    Parking: We do not have any on site parking. The nearest car parks are Bloomfield Shopping Centre, Dun Laoghaire Shopping Centre, DLR Lexlcon Library and Queen’s Road Car Park. (Charges apply at all)

    Hotels/ B&Bs: The Haddington, The Royal Marine, Ophira, Windsor Lodge, Connaught House 

    Family Friendly?: Yes! Babies up to 2 years old go free, kids 3-15 are e5 per child, and can be purchased here. Those aged 16-17 not permitted.

    Supervision: Kids MUST be supervised at all times.

    Baby changing: There’s a baby changing facility onsite. If you have any further questions about bringing babies to the festival contact us at

    Volume: The Main Stage area will have high volume, so we recommend protective headphones for young children if you plan to take them over to the stage.

    Do I need an adult ticket with my kids’ tickets? Yes.

    ReAdmission: Weekend ticket holders can come & go. No readmission for day ticket holders, however exceptions will be made for those wishing to drop kids home!

    Can I bring my own food/drinks: No, we have a great range of food & drink vendors on site in our Eatyard.

    Buggies for kids are allowed.

    Wheelchair Access : yes + disabled toilets. The main site is a concrete yard. If you have a carer with you, we will arrange a free ticket for them, just email us with your request and proof of the ticket you bought to

    PLEASE NOTE ::: As is standard for all large outdoor events NO LARGE BAGS  will be permitted to the festival site. Only bags A4 size & smaller will be allowed and will be subject to security checks on entry. Those with no bags will be fast tracked into the site.


    Filming and photography of this event is taking place.

    Please note that all attendees may be filmed and pictures and images taken today may be transmitted on online platforms, appear in printed media and as mobile content in the future to highlight and promote this event.

    By entering the venue/event, you hereby consent to all such filming and to unrestricted transmissions and usage of any resulting images.

    If you do not wish to be filmed please ask a member of staff.

    Beatyard would like to thank the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council for all their assistance in running the festival