SLAM DUNK NORTH ESSENTIALS
WHAT IS SLAM DUNK NORTH?
SLAM DUNK NORTH is the northern date of Slam Dunk Festival, the UK’s biggest independent Rock Festival. Slam Dunk North is a 1-day event with no camping available.
WHERE IS SLAM DUNK NORTH?
SLAM DUNK NORTH is located in Temple Newsam Park within the city limits of Leeds. It's on an M1 junction and a short shuttle bus ride from Leeds Train station! For more information see below in our 'getting there' section.
WHEN IS SLAM DUNK NORTH?
SLAM DUNK NORTH 2021 will be held on Saturday 29th May 2021
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A RESCHEDULE FROM 2020. ALL TICKETS REMAIN VALID.
HOW OLD DO I HAVE TO BE TO COME?
Our age policy has changed from previous years, we are now an all-ages festival.
Children under 5 (aged 4 or below) go free but do require a valid ticket which needs to be booked when booking your adult ticket.
Children under 14 years old (aged 5 -13) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (18 or over) at all times and will need a full-price ticket.
If you're 14 or older you can attend on your own, please bring ID with you.
We do not accept any parental or supervisory duty of care or liability for any under 18’s on-site.
WHAT CAN YOU BRING TO SLAM DUNK? WHAT IS PROHIBITED?
Like all large scale outdoor events there are restrictions on what you can and can't bring into Slam Dunk Festival. We have security checks on the entrance to the festival to ensure a safe environment for everyone.
Here is information on the frequently queried items. For the full list of prohibited items please see our Terms and Conditions.
Bags - You will be able to bring a bag to the festival if it meets our bag policy requirements. Our bag policy has changed from previous years, backpacks smaller than a piece of A3 paper will now be permitted into the festival. More information can be found by visiting this post on our new bag policy.
ID - We recommend bringing ID to the festival as all bars will require this to serve you if you wish to buy alcohol. We accept cards bearing the PASS hologram, a photographic driving license, and a passport.
Food and Drink - You can't bring food and drink into the festival but we have a wide range of food stalls, bars and fresh water available across the site.
Medication - You can bring medication labeled in your name (please bring ID). Please make security aware of this before entering the security checks.
Recreational Drugs - We have a strict anti-drugs policy. The use of illegal substances including new psychoactive substances (NPS) or similar is strictly forbidden. Any persons found in possession of illegal or illicit substances will be ejected and substances seized.
For the full list of prohibited items please see our Terms and Conditions.