The Essentials


Here we hope to answer the most commonly asked questions… Please read the Info pages before contacting us.

2017 Lost Property Applications are now closed. If you have not had a reply to the form you filled in then your property was not handed in to us, and we do not have it.


Wilderness 2018 will take place on 2nd – 5th August 2018, in the beautiful ancient parkland of Cornbury Park set in Oxfordshire, around a hour and a half from London.


All 2018 Ticket information and pricing is explained here.

Or you can book here.

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Child (0 -5yrs)
Junior (6 – 12yrs)
Teen (13 – 17yrs)

Please bring ID to be sure, as you may be asked to show it. The following forms of ID can be used as proof of age for entering the site:

  • Current Passport
  • Current Uk Driver’s Licence or Provisional Licence
  • Citizen Card
  • Oyster Photo Card
  • NUS Card

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Now wild ones, the following are not allowed through (or above) the festival gates:

  • Dogs – as much as we love our 4-legged friends we cannot have them at Wilderness
  • Drones
  • Glass – absolutely no glass is allowed on site for safety reasons.
  • Large stereo systems.
  • Illegal substances.
  • Portable laser equipment and pens.
  • Unauthorised professional film or video equipment.
  • Audio recorders.
  • Air Horns.
  • Fireworks, flares or Chinese Lanterns.
  • Any item which may reasonably be considered for use as a weapon.
  • Animals (other than registered guide or hearing dogs)
  • Gas Canisters
    • General/Quiet/Family Campsites: gas canisters under 450g or rechargeable canisters over 2.75kg. No more than 2 disposables or 1 rechargeable canister. Supplies in excess of this should be returned to the customers vehicle.
    • Live-in Vehicle Campsite: Propane or Butane cylinders over 7kg. No more than 1 cylinder per vehicle. Supplies in excess of this should be returned to the customers vehicle.
  • Nitros Oxide
  • Petrol Burner
  • Any form of aerosol over 250ml
  • Excessive amounts of food, cigarettes and alcohol.ALCOHOL: You may bring the following to be consumed in the campsite:

    EITHER: 12 cans beer / lager / cider / pre-mixed drinks including G&Ts & Pimms per person

    OR: 6 cans and 1 bottle of wine (decanted into a plastic bottle) per person. You may only bring this in on first entry only. Strictly no spirits or hard liquor. Please note, searches will be undertaken upon entry to ensure this is complied with. If you leave the site, upon re-admittance you may be searched again ­ any alcohol above this allocation will be confiscated. This alcohol may only be consumed in the campsite.


To help keep your belongings safe at Wilderness we have a selection of secure lockers in the Family and General Campsites for your valuables, to give you peace of mind. Booking will open soon.

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Your wristband does not allow you access to any campsite except your own. If you want to meet your friends, then head into the festival arena.

Help choosing a campsite can be found here…

Can you change campsites once you’ve booked?

Please think carefully before choosing a campsite. You can change campsites once you’ve booked by calling Front Gate Tickets on 03330035937, depending on availability.

Please note once tickets have been sent out a few weeks before the festival we cannot help you change your campsite.

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Gate times for 2018 will be announced closer to the festival.

Please note you will be welcome to leave at any time, but re-entry is only permitted during gate opening hours.

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These can be booked in advance or bought on the gate for cash.

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Shuttle buses will to and from Charlbury station will run regularly throughout the day from approximately 10am until the last train each day, Thursday to Monday.

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For all contact details please click here.