We are looking forward to welcoming you to #MADEINMANCHESTER FESTIVAL. In order to ensure an enjoyable festival experience for everyone, please read this VERY IMPORTANT event information.


Gates Open // 12.30PM
First Act // 12.45PM
Curfew // 11PM


Only food and drink for young children and for medical reasons/special dietary reasons will be allowed. We have a fabulous Foodie Village with various food vendors and option to choose from, plus outdoor festival bars serving a wide variety of draught lager/beer, wines, spirits and soft drinks. We also have a Gin, Prosecco & Ales Garden.


Sealed bottled water will be allowed into the festival along with empty reusable water bottles that can be filled up on site – please ask at the bars.



Tickets are automatically sent by TicketSource at the time of booking to the email address provided, please check your spam folder if you haven’t received them.

Each individual will need a ticket to enter the festival. If booked online please ensure you print all tickets or have them available on your mobile ready for scanning on the gate.

If you have booked as a group and want to arrive separately then please ensure you print your tickets so each person has their own individual ticket.

Ticket categories will be checked to ensure it matches the person entering and our events team reserve the right to refuse entry, so ensure you have booked the correct category. 

No tickets will be available on the gate.


We don’t have a strict last entry time, however the later you come the more of the great lineup you miss. We encourage everyone to come and support the great local bands/artists we have playing our festival.

Due to health and safety and security, pass outs/re-entry will be at the discretion of the security team and stewards on the day of the festival and cannot be guaranteed.


Children 16 & under MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult over the age of 18. Unaccompanied children will be refused entry and no refunds will be given.

Prams, strollers & push chars are allowed in to the festival.

This is a music festival, if you have young children you may want to bring some ear defenders. 


There will be a number of rides and fun activities for all ages available on site, plus no festival is complete without Festival Hair & Glitter.


Please ensure you bring cash and change. Card payments will be accepted by some vendors but not all. There is no ATM on site. 


The festival and bars operate a ‘Challenge 25’ policy. Please ensure you bring valid and recognised photographic ID. 


Please ensure you wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather forecast. This event is outside on a grassed area.


Feel free to bring camping chairs and picnic blankets to sit on. 
Please ensure these are positioned away from the area directly in front of the stage to allow for standing room.


Please feel free to bring Festival flags, they are very welcome as long as they are not causing too much of an obstruction.

Smoke flares are strictly not permitted and the security team reserve the right to evict anyone found to be in possession. It is now illegal to let off a smoke flare in a public place.


For everyone’s safety our security teams will carry out bag checks and pat downs. 


Parking options vary by festival location, and where available is a first come first served basis. Wherever possible please find alternative ways of getting to and from the venue. 

Dukinfield // Limited Parking on Astley Sports College
Bolton // Limited Parking at Bolton Arena
Poynton // Very Limited Parking
Romiley // Parking Available on the Field


Please take all rubbish to the nearest bins or take it home with you. 


Only assistance dogs will be allowed into the festival.


Pitch Productions Ltd, Made In Manchester Festival and the venue accept no liability for the loss or damage of your own personal property whilst attending our festivals. 


Made In Manchester operates a No Smoking policy within the festival site. Please ask the stewards and security team for the designated smoking area.


Everyone is attending the festival to have a good time. Please ensure you are respectful and courteous to fellow festival goers, volunteers and staff. Any unruly, disrespectful or abusive behaviour will not be tolerated and the security team reserve the right to remove you from the festival site. Please also be respectful to local residents and their property both en-route to and going home from the festival. 


The event is to raise funds for the future success of grassroots sports at the host club and also supporting local charities and causes. More details can be found on our Facebook page and Facebook Events.

If you have any further questions please contact the Made In Manchester Facebook page or via email.

Please also see our Ticket Terms & Conditions