Concert timings

Concert car parks open at 5pm. The arena opens at 6pm, with live music starting at about 7.30pm and finishing about 10.30pm. These times are approximate; the latest updates on running times will be posted online approximately 2 weeks before the concert.

Please leave quietly at the end of the concert in consideration for local residents.

Site opening times

A site entrance fee applies before 5pm. Free access to concert car parks from 5pm. Ticket checks will in place at the entrance to the forest. Please have your tickets ready to show on request.


This is an outdoor venue. Seating is not provided or reserved. You are welcome to bring folding picnic chairs or rugs. If a standing area has been designated directly in front of the stage, seating brought into the venue will not be allowed in this area.

Food & drink

A full licensed bar and a variety of hot food outlets are available. Please note bar and food outlets do not accept card payments.

You are welcome to bring picnics, but please check the terms and conditions carefully as some items are not permitted in the arena. BBQ's are not permitted in the arena or parking area.

What to wear

We advise that you wear suitable clothing and footwear for an outdoor event. Unfortunately, we cannot permit umbrellas to be taken into the arena. As this is an outdoor venue you may like to bring insect repellent.

Cash points

There is no cashpoint at the venue. The nearest cash point is in Pickering, 9 miles away.


The nearest public pay phone is in Dalby Village, approx. 3 miles away. Mobile network signals are generally poor but EE and Vodafone may work at the top end of the arena.