FAQs: FLOW FESTIVAL

Flow Festival

Flow Festival kicks off from 11th August. Here are a few important things you might want to know before entering the festival:

 

Age limit for the festival?

The age limit for Flow Festival is 18 years. When asked, you must be able to prove your age with a valid ID-card or passport. A minor cannot attend the festival site, not even with an adult. The only exception to this is on Sunday afternoon when Flow Festival’s Family Sunday has activities for children

 

System of tickets or wristbands?

This year all tickets will be exchanged for a wristband. Festival guests with the Flow wristband can enter and exit the festival area during the Flow weekend as they wish.

Flow Festival has two wristband exchange points. One point is located at the Flow Festival Info at Helsinki Railway Square and the other exchange point is near the main entrance of the festival area, 200 meters before the main gate.

 

Can I sell my ticket to another person?

Yes. If you are unable to attend Flow Festival and you have already bought a ticket, you can seek to sell your ticket to another person. We recommend using a verified service, such as Seatwave, for the sale.

 

Any list of prohibited items?

Due to safety reasons and a pleasant festival experience, do NOT bring the following items to the festival area:

– Alcoholic beverages and non-alcoholic drinks
– Pets or other animals
– Umbrellas
– Professional photography gear (tripods, cameras with removable objectives, etc.)
– Selfie sticks, GoPro sticks and other camera sticks
– Deposit bottles
– Weapons of any kind, firearms, drugs/narcotics, alcohol and any other illegal items
– Aerosol sprays (hairsprays, deodorants, paints etc.)
– Any portable chairs

 

 

Will there will cloakroom facilities?

The cloakroom is located next to the main entrance of the festival area. The cloakroom is open during the festival weekend and the cloakroom fee is 3 € per customer and 1 € for each revisit. The Lost and Found items storage is also located in the cloakroom.

 

Is it allowed to bring personal food items?

You can bring small snacks (candy, cookies, etc) into the festival area. It is not allowed to bring your own alcoholic beverages or non-alcoholic drinks into the area. This is due to the bottle deposit system and the legal regulations followed at the event.

 

Medical amenities provided by the festival?

The First Aid point is located at the flank of Voimala (Sörnäisten Rantatie 22). If you’re in need of first aid or help of medical staff, go immediately to the first aid point or contact the safety personnel wearing yellow vests.

 

Do I have internet access inside the festival premises?

The Festival area has several open Wi-Fi spots accessible for all festival visitors. The exact locations of the Wi-Fi spots will be marked on the festival map.

 

Smoking Policies?

In accordance to local smoking laws, it is not allowed to smoke by the Main Stage or within any of the tents or indoor venues. It is allowed to smoke at other outdoor spaces, where you will also find ashtrays at your convenience.

 

Is it allowed to stage dive or crowd surf during the music performances?

In order to ensure a safe festival experience for all visitors, stage diving and crowd surfing are not allowed at the festival.