DATE / TIME
The event takes place on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July.
Doors will open at 12:00pm
Last entry is 8:00pm
Stage times can be found posted in the middle of the event site and in advance on the MIK website.
There is no re-entry to the site once you have entered the event. Please make sure you have everything you need with you.
This is an outdoor event and we recommend that you come prepared for all weathers
If you are collecting tickets or have any ticketing queries please visit our on-site box office which will be open from 10:00am - 8:00pm on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July.
Audience needs to wear the wristband which is required for entry into the festival. Wristband is void if tampered with or removed.
AGE POLICY & ID
All ages are welcome.
All children and young persons including the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18. This MUST be the parent, legal guardian or nominated guardian of the young person. An adult over the age of 18 can accompany a maximum of 4 young persons.
If you are asked to present ID, we accept passports or UK driver’s and provisional licences. Please note that a Challenge 25 policy will be in operation at all bars on site. Please see our age policy document here.
To make your entry to the site as quick as possible we recommend that you do not bring a bag. However small bags smaller than an A4 piece of paper are permitted if required. Any bags larger than A4 size are prohibited, there are no cloakroom facilities on site. You can leave your bags at one of Stasher’s hundreds of left luggage locations (within walking distance of festival), for more details visit www.stasher.com
Upon arrival at the festival all customers will be subject to a search.
Various items are prohibited at MIK to keep the event safe and to allow us to comply with the licensing objectives.
The following items are prohibited at the event, we reserve the right to prohibit any other item if in the reasonable opinion of the organizers it could constitute a risk to safety or security.
- Food and Drink
You may not bring any food or drink (including alcohol) to the event. Water points are available on site.
There is a no alcohol event. There will be soft drinks and food available to purchase on-site.
You may not bring any liquids into the event other than tubes of sun-cream and hand sanitizer up to 50ml.
- Drugs / Controlled Substances
A drugs search is in operation at the event entrances, any drugs will be found, you will be ejected and passed to the police. This included new psychoactive substances “legal highs”
Trolleys are prohibited from entering the site.
Only registered assistance dogs are permitted at the event.
- Filming equipment
Unauthorized 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. You can leave your bags at one of Stasher’s hundreds of left luggage locations (within walking distance of festival), for more details visit www.stasher.com
The event organizers are committed to minimizing the impact of the event on the park environment, containers of glitter will be confiscated on arrival.
- Dangerous items
The following are considered dangerous and are not permitted, our security team reserve the right to prohibited
- 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
- 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, trolleys
- Any other item which security may deem hazardous
The organizers are working closely with the Met Police to make MIK a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone. Our aim is for a crime and drugs-free event: you should expect to be searched as you enter the site.
If found with drugs you will be ejected and may be passed to the police.
New laws around so-called ‘legal-highs’ are now in force and if you are found with Nitrous Oxide or other psychoactive substances you can expect to be passed to the police, as well as being refused access to the event. See www.talktofrank.com for more info.
At the present time, there are no Covid requirements for entry to live events. The event organizers 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.