the drop festival NEWCASTLE
We require all names on tickets to match photo ID. Security will be checking on the day and if they don’t match you won’t be allowed into the event. Changing the name on a ticket after purchase is possible via our resale facility, Tixel. Conditions & fees apply – please refer to FAQs for details
No ID no entry. Everyone must provide valid ID to enter the event. Check our FAQ’s to make sure you’re covered.
All attendees aged 15 and under must be accompanied by a responsible parent and / or guardian holding a valid Adult (18+) Event ticket when entering the festival and at all times whilst at the event. An adult can accompany a maximum of 2 minors. See our Youth Policy for details.
Children 10 and under are free but must be registered for a ticket.
Strictly NO BYO ALCOHOL. The Drop Festival operates as a licensed premises. Anyone found attempting to bring alcohol into the event will be denied entry
PROHIBITED ITEMS: alcohol, illegal drugs, glass, metal containers. Full list of Prohibited items here.
There are NO PASSOUTS. Once you leave the venue, you cannot re-enter.
The Drop Festival is CASHLESS. Our bars & vendors accept all major credit and debit cards.
For full Conditions of Entry visit the Terms & Conditions
While we don’t have dedicated festival buses, Public Transport is an easy way to get to the event. Check out the link to Transport NSW below. Heading to the Official After-party? A shuttle bus service from Empire Park to The Cambridge and The Newcastle Hotel is running for $5 with tickets available online. This shuttle stops nearby to Hamilton Station and Newcastle Interchange.