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Buttermere Bash 2017
10th Anniversary Year

Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd June

Select number of tickets required

YOU ONLY NEED TO BUY ADVANCED TICKETS IF YOU ONLY INTEND TO ARRIVE ON SATURDAY. IF YOU INTEND TO ARRIVE BETWEEN TUESDAY 30TH MAY UNTIL FRIDAY 2ND JUNE THEN TICKETS CAN BE PRUCHASED ON ARRIVAL AT BUTTERMERE.

Buttermere Bash Tickets: £30 pp (+£2.50 paypal fee for online payments)

Price includes entrance to the site on Friday and Saturday with camping on both nights and the Saturday night 'Bash'.

Advanced Tickets (wristbands) can be purchased either via this website until Wednesday 24th May or alternatively from 'The Sick and Wrong' paragliding shop in Keswick from 1st May until 4pm on Saturday 3rd June.

Tickets can be also purchased on site at the Bar Tent but ONLY IF you are arriving prior to the Saturday.

***IMPORTANT - If you are not able to arrive until Saturday then you MUST purchase a Weekend Pass in advance via one of the methods outlined above.***

Additional Camping nights are available from Tuesday 30th May at £5 per night. No need to pre-book just pay on site.

On arrival at the festival site please find a suitable place to park / camp and purchase your wristbands or pay for additional camping at the Bar Tent on the main field at your first opportunity. Thank you!

Please note that you will need to be wearing a wristband to enter the site during any time on Saturday. Anyone without a wristband will not be permitted entry, and anyone found on site without one will be asked to leave.

By applying you accept the 'Terms and Conditions' laid out below.

Children under 16 yrs (accompanied by adults) are free and their wrist bands will be issued at the event.


EVENT TERMS and CONDITIONS
(for the Lakeland Charity Open and all other flying, spectating,
camping and the 'Bash')

All attendance is conditional as follows:

1. ADMISSION TO THE EVENT IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK:

The organisers will not be held liable for any loss, injury or damage sustained at the event, including damage, theft or loss to property or motor vehicles, even if the cause is due to the negligence of a ticket holder, the organisers or the actions of other third parties.

2. HAZARDS:

There will be CHILDREN on the site. Guardians: be aware of their whereabouts and safety at all times. Drivers and Pilots please be especially aware!

There will be a lot of TRAFFIC on the site, particularly for access to and from the camping areas. Please be vigilant and stay away from the access roads.

The event takes place mainly in tents and on uneven farm land, with many TRIPPING AND FALLING obstacles. Take care around the whole site, particularly if it is slippery or wet, and especially when using stiles.

Weather permitting, there may be flying, acrobatic and speed competitions. Please be aware that PILOTS MAY BE FORCED TO LAND in non-designated areas.

Designated LANDING AREAS must be kept clear at ALL times.

ACCESS to the Bash field is over a very rough farm track. The organisers will not be held liable for any damage caused to your vehicle should you choose to enter.

3. BEHAVIOUR:

ALL PILOTS (not just competitors): no low flying or swooping over people or marquees. If landing on the LCO field use only the designated landing area, land in a standard manner and as safely as possible.

Vehicle SPEED LIMIT: 5 mph in all areas.

Obey all LCO and Bash signs & instructions from event marshals.

No music or noisy behaviour after 12pm Thursday/Friday, or after 2am Saturday night/Sun morning.

No open fires or BBQ's directly on the grass.

Take your litter & rubbish with you when you leave - Do not leave for others to clear up!

Do not climb or damage trees or walls.

Excessive drunkenness is annoying and antisocial, we will ask you to leave.

Any antisocial or illegal behaviour will not be tolerated and you may be asked to leave the venue. The organisers reserve the right to require anyone to leave the venue without explanation or refund.

Please bring to the attention of the organisers any spilt fuel or oil ASAP.

In accordance with UK law, smoking is not permitted in any enclosed area, which includes the beer tent and party tent.

Vehicle size limit - Due to the narrow local roads and access to the site maximum vehicle length is 8m.

Please be aware that Buttermere is a quite valley with narrow roads, please respect this beautiful place and be courteous to local people and other visitors.

The Buttermere Valley is a place of outstanding beauty - Please respect it!
Leave nothing but footsteps and take nothing but good memories

For more information please call Gordie on 07830 281986