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Boardmasters 9th - 13th August 2017

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Fistral Beach & Watergate Bay
Towan Headland
Boardmasters 9th - 13th August 2017

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Guide Prices

Tickets will be available from the Visit Newquay Tourist Information Centre on Marcus Hill in Newquay, TR7 1BD. As soon as the tickets have arrived we will let you know via Social follow us on or

There is a £2.00 charge for online tickets which are only available for collection from the Visit Newquay Tourist Information Centre - open 7 days a week. You can order the tickets in advance and collect when you would like as the tickets will be stored in a safe place until collected.

Age Restrictions:
*Persons aged 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult of 18 or over.
The following age restrictions apply (ID may be required to gain entry):
a) 18 year olds can only accompany two under 16 year olds.
b) 24 year can only accompany four under 16 year olds.
c) 25 year olds can accompany more than four under 16 year olds.
Children 7 & under go free to the event however they must be accompanied by an adult or guardian of 18 years to enter. Re-admission is allowed if taking bikes/skateboards back to a car.


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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow the M5 to Exeter then take the A30 to within seven miles of Newquay. Once near town follow the signs for Fistral Beach for the sports and market or Watergate bay for camping and music festival.


Car Share Consider sharing a lift with someone to help reduce your travel costs and local traffic congestion. Whether you’re looking for a lift or want to offer one, register for free at and search for other people travelling to the festival. As a bonus, if you arrive with four people or more in your car we'll let you park for free!  

Public Transport Directions

Watergate Bay is a little further out of Newquay Town. There is a regular shuttle bus (see below for info) from Newquay Town Centre to the Watergate Bay site. It is advisable that you do not drive up to the site, especially if you plan to drink. Camping customers will have a separate car park which will be accessible during the opening hours of the campsite.

A shuttle bus will run between the Watergate Bay Festival Site and Newquay Town Centre (for Fistral Beach). 

Route: Watergate Bay Festival Site > Cliff Road (Newquay Rail Station) > Manor Road (Fistral Beach) Return Route: Manor Road (Fistral Beach) > Cliff Road (Newquay Rail Station) > Watergate Bay Festival Site




Event Facilities

  • Booking Advised

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection
  • In countryside
  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Event
  • Repeatable Event
  • Smoking Some Areas


  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Park & Ride
  • Parking (charge)
  • Road Closure in places


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Cater for groups
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Opening Times

Boardmasters - 2017 (9 Aug 2017 - 13 Aug 2017)


Fistral Beach - Newquay, RestormelFistral Beach is Newquay's iconic beach, quite simply one of the most consistent and best surfing beaches in the UK and Europe. This beautiful beach is west facing, long and sandy and backed by rocks and cliffs. Fistral is the perfect family beach of

Watergate Bay form the BeachWatergate Bay Beach, RestormelWatergate Bay Beach, about 3 miles from Newquay is a large expanse of fine golden sand stretching for over 2 miles at the foot of steep cliffs. It is a large, open bay and frequently picks up swell from the Atlantic and is popular with families.

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