30th May – 1st June
Do I have to buy tickets?

No, this is a totally free event! Just turn up on the day! However, please note this event is first come first served and will be managed with a one in one out policy if capacity is full, so make sure to turn up early!

When does the event take place?

Brockwell Bounce is a three event, taking place from Monday 30th May to Wednesday 1st June, during school half term! 

 

What time does the event start and finish?

This event takes place from the Monday 30th May – Wednesday 1st June.

Doors will open at 12:00pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. (Please note these times are to be confirmed)

Monday: 12:00 – 21:30

Tuesday: 12:00 – 21:30

Wednesday: 12:00 – 21:30 

The event finishes at 21:30 every night

The Brockwell Bounce family programming finishes at around 5pm each day. After this, the event space will transform into adult focused festival with many more great activities available!

 

Do I need a covid pass to get in?

At the present time, there are no Covid requirements for entry to live events. The event organisers are constantly monitoring official government guidelines and will post any updates on the event websites. Please check back nearer the time to see if there is any change to the current status.

What’s the best way to get to Brockwell Park?

If you can avoid it, please do not drive to the festival as there is no parking available at Brockwell Park. The good news however is that Brockwell Park is well served by public transport, so please use buses and trains if you can. 

 

The nearest Tube is Brixton Station (10 minute walk)

The nearest National Rail is Herne Hill (5 minute walk)

There are numerous bus routes from Central London

 

Use the TFL Journeyplanner tool (journeyplanner.tfl.gov.uk) to plan your route to and from the event. You can select Brockwell Park as a place of interest.

 

Is the festival for adults or children?

Both! All ages are welcome at Brockwell Bounce! During the day our activities are for children and adults to enjoy.

After 5pm our children activity programming will change to be more adult focussed, but will of course still be family friendly!

 

Is a schedule for the festival available?

Please visit the schedule page to plan your day at Brockwell Bounce! We have so many exciting acts, workshops and activities to offer for all age groups!

Do I need to book any of the activities in advance?

With the exception of “Brixton People’s Kitchen Supper Club”…  absolutely everything is free to just turn up and enjoy!

Can I leave and come back?

We know that having littles ones means you never know what what you may need (or forgot at home!) so you are welcome to come and go as you please throughout the day!

However, you will need to queue to enter again depending on how busy the festival is at that moment. If we have reached our capacity, there may be a wait time to enter again. Please note, searches will be required on each entry.

What on-site facilities are there?

 Food and Drink

We have an amazing wide variety of food traders and bars available at the festival which we know you will love! As well as this, we allow small picnics for personal consumption to be brought it, with the absolute exception of alcohol, glass bottles and knives. 

 

Toilets

Toilets are located throughout the site and clearly signposted.

 

Welfare and First Aid

There is Welfare and First Aid provision on site. Services are open during event hours and all visits are logged and recorded. If you need to store medicine, you can store it in the fridge at the Welfare Tent. 

 

Nappy Changing & Breast Feeding 

If you require nappy changing and/or a quiet space for breast feeding please visit our welfare area and ask welfare staff for assistance, they will be more than happy to help!

 

Lost Property

Lost Property is handled at the Welfare Tent. Please head there and speak to our Lost Property Manager if you have lost or found an item. 

 

Free Drinking Water

There are free drinking water points available throughout the event. We encourage you to bring your own re-useable water bottle to refill at these points.

 

Seating, Shade and Wet Weather

This is a full standing show and personal chairs and stools are not permitted, however we do offer some seating around food concession areas within the site so you can enjoy your meal. This is an outdoor event on a greenfield site, so please be aware that ground conditions may be variable. We recommend customers prepare for all weathers.

 

Recycling

In an effort to reduce the use of plastic on site the event has implemented a ban on the sale of all single use plastic bottles on site.

 

ATMS

There will be no ATMs available on site. These are cashless events and only Card Payments will be accepted.

 

Can I bring a bag in?

To make your entry to the site as quick as possible we recommend that you do not bring a bag. However small bags (the size of a an A4 piece of paper) are permitted if required. Any bags larger than A4 size are prohibited, there are no cloakroom or locker facilities on site. All bags will be subject to a search on entry. 

Prams and buggies are of course allowed.

 

Is there a buggy park?

Yes! We have an area where you can leave your buggy, should you need to.

Will there be baby changing facilities?

Yes, our Welfare Tent will be able to help you with a private area for nappy changing or breast feeding, should you need it. Please visit our Welfare Area and ask Welfare Staff for assistance, they will be more than happy to help. 

Do the bars take cash or card?

Cards only! Brockwell Bounce is a cashless event so cash is not accepted anywhere on site.

What happens when the event finishes?

There are two exits out of the event, one to Brixton Station and one for Herne Hill Station. All park gates will be secured with the exception of Brixton Water Lane gate and Herne Hill gates. Please follow signage and instructions of security who are there to help you.

At the end of the event, please think of our neighbours around the park and leave quietly.

Will there be searches on the door?

We are working closely with the Met Police to make Brockwell Bounce a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone that attends. Our aim is for a crime and drugs-free event, so bag and body searches may be carried out as you enter the site. 

 

What are prohibited items?

Upon arrival at the festival all customers will be subject to a search. Various items are prohibited at the event to keep everyone safe and to allow us to comply with the licensing objectives. The following items are prohibited at the event and we reserve the right to prohibit any other item if in the reasonable opinion of the organisers it could constitute a risk to safety or security.

 

Food and Drink

You are welcome to bring a small picnic for personal use into the festival. However, alcohol, glass bottles and knives are prohibited.

 

Drugs / Controlled Substances

A drugs search is in operation at the event entrances with search dogs operating, if any drugs are found, you will be ejected and passed to the police. This includes psychoactive substances “legal highs” & Nitrous Oxide

 

Trolleys & Chairs

Trolleys are prohibited from entering the site. You may not bring personal chairs, stools or other furniture onto the event site. 

 

Animals

Only registered assistance dogs are permitted at the event. There is a dedicated assistance dog spending area. More information can be found in our access section (HERE) Insert link 

 

Filming equipment

Unauthorised professional photography or filming equipment is prohibited.

 

Large bags

Any bags larger than A4 size are prohibited and there are no cloakroom facilities at the event. 

 

Glitter

The event organisers are committed to minimising the impact of the event on the park environment so containers of glitter will be confiscated on arrival. Customers can wear their own glitter when they arrive on site, but cannot bring any bottles /packets of glitter to site.

 

Dangerous items: 

The following are considered dangerous and are not permitted, our security team reserve the right to confiscate prohibited items: 

  • Drones
  • BBQ’s
  • Glass in any form (including perfume bottles)
  • Cans or metal containers
  • Spray cans, Gas cannisters or compressed gas in any container
  • Fireworks, flares, smoke cannisters, Chinese lanterns
  • Camping stoves or cooking apparatus, explosives
  • Hand held communication devices such as radios, radio jammers / scanners
  • Firearms, knives or blades, replica weapons of any sort
  • Large golf umbrellas
  • Balloons
  • Stools / camping sticks / chairs or other furniture
  • Gazebos or parasols
  • Sports equipment
  • Flags and banners
  • Megaphones, amplification equipment
  • Klaxons, airhorns or other similar items capable of making loud noise
  • Laser pens
  • Scooters, skateboards, bicycles and trolleys
  • Any other item which security may deem hazardous

 

What accessibility options are on offer?

Customers with Access requirements are welcome at all the festivals across the Brockwell Live series. There are a number of facilities available on site to make sure your visit is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Please visit our Accessibility Page for more details.

Please contact us at access@brockwell-live.com with any enquiries. You can also contact us via any of our social media networks. If you’d like to speak to someone in person, please send us an email and we will arrange a callback.

 

Blue Badge Car Parking

The Lido car park is open to the public as normal pay and display, with x4 blue badge bays available.

Accessible Toilets

Accessible Toilets are located at each Viewing Platform and also behind the Welfare Tent. They will also be allocated at each toilet block.

Lowered Bars

Lowered sections of bars are offered where possible at bars at the event. Traders will offer an alternative serving policy if a lowered counter is not made available. Please ask our staff for help.

Seating

There is some seating across the site however this is limited and is within picnic areas only. Although personal chairs and stools are not permitted, we are a green-field festival site and you are welcome to bring a picnic blanket!

 

Lights

Due to the nature of the event there will be flashing lights and strobe effects on all stages. Lasers may be used for some performances.

 

Accessible Entrances

Both entrances to Brockwell Bounce will have 1.2m wide or greater entrance lanes at each.

 

Quiet Space

There is a space that people can use when they need to get away from the crowd for a while. It is located in the Welfare Tent.

 

Hidden Disabilities

We understand that a hidden disability is not immediately apparent. If you would like support or advice inside the event our Access Manager will be the main point of contact and is based at the Welfare tent. Or please contact us in advance with your questions access@brockwell-live.com

 

Event Space & Site

The event is on a green-field site, although there are some tarmac tracks, these do not run into the stages (which all stand on grass). Weather and ground conditions may be variable.

 

Assistance Dogs

We welcome assistance dogs to the event, as long as they have been specifically trained to assist with your impairment, only use the toilet in a designated spending area and behave in a way that is appropriate around other customers.

 

Hearing & Induction Loops

Hearing loops will be available at the Box Office, the Accreditation Office, the Welfare Tent and at Bar 2, located next to the Welfare Tent.

 

Contact

Please email info@brockwell-live.com for more information.

 

Press: info@brockwell-live.com 

Access: access@brockwell-live.com

Community/Residents: community@summereventsuk.co.uk