INFO

RULES

  • Age limit is 18.
  • The organizer holds the right to refuse visitors with a refund of the admission price.
  • Participants should attend the festival with a valid ID.
  • Festival tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged.
  • Lost are stolen tickets are the responsibility of the buyer. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced or refunded.
  • It is strictly forbidden to bring professional audio and video recording devices, drinks, glass, plastic bottles, canisters, fireworks, any flammable object (perfume, pesticide etc.), guns or sharp objects to the festival grounds. Security holds the right to refuse the folding chairs and umbrellas you plan to take with you.
  • The festival ticket does not grant the right to borrow from the video and/or audio recordings of the festival concerts, to record the video and/or audio recordings that contain images/audios of the concerts and artists, or to replicate or broadcast via audio/video carriers or phonograms or publish via TV channels, internet or GSM operators.
  • It is strictly forbidden to start a fire within the festival grounds.
  • Ticket holders are deemed to have accepted every security measure of the organizer and security crew including body and bag search. Any participant who does not comply will be banned from the grounds without a refund of their ticket.
  • Do not purchase tickets from the street as they might turn out fake.
  • The festival organizer and attendants are not responsible for any lost or stolen property. It would be wise not to bring any property you deem too valuable.
  • Festival tickets cannot be used for commercial or promotional purposes without the consent of the organizer. In addition to this, it is strictly forbidden to hold any commercial or promotional activities within the grounds without the consent of the organizer.
  • The organizer holds the right to alter the festival program. Potential changes do not grant a right for full or partial refunds.
  • Anyone who tries to copy the festival ticket will be sued.
  • The organizer and festival security are not responsible for or authorized to intervene in any situation outside the festival grounds.
  • Throughout the festival, the press will make video and audio recordings. Anyone who purchased a ticket is deemed to have accepted to be taped.
  • The organizer and/or the official ticket distributor holds the right to ask the participant for an ID to confirm authentication.
  • Making a reservation is not possible.
  • Vehicles such as cars, motorcycles, trailers, vans, bicycles etc. are not allowed inside the camping area.
  • Pets, lighting fires, having a barbecue, any type of gas equipment, flammable cosmetics such as perfume deodorants, glass, candles, canisters, generators, hi-fi equipments, sharp objects and guns are not allowed inside both the camping and the festival areas.
  • It is forbidden to engage in promotional activities such as making sales or distributing pamphlets and making the participants try samples within the camping area and its surroundings.
  • Any type of commercial activity is forbidden at the camping area without the consent of the organizer.
  • Accommodation is forbidden outside of the camping area.
  • Exposure to extreme and loud music may result in hearing losses.
  • Strobes can be used during the festival. Strobe lights can trigger seizures in people with epileptic history.
  • Entrance and exit times for the single-day tickets are as follows:
    • Tickets for Friday, July 21st, 2017, begin at 1 PM, end on Saturday morning at 10 AM.
    • Tickets for Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Sunday morning at 10 AM.
    • Tickets for Sunday, July 23rd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Monday morning at 4 AM.
  • Single-day ticket holders cannot stay inside the grounds after the performances. At the deadlines for single-day tickets, stages will be cleared and wristbands of the participants will be checked.
  • Combined ticket holders may enter the grounds starting from 1 PM on Friday July 21st, 2017.
  • Single-day and combined ticket holders are strictly forbidden from entering the camping area.
  • Participants who hold a combined ticket with accommodation can enter the festival camping areas starting from 1 PM on Friday July 21st, 2017 until 9 AM on Monday July 23rd, 2017.
  • Camp attendants will designate where specifically the ticket holders will accommodate within the camping area. You are advised to memorize its place after your tent is set up.

F.A.Q.

1. Can the festival tickets be replaced, refunded or exchanged?

The festival tickets cannot be replaced, refunded or exchanged.

2. I lost my festival ticket, can I compensate it in any way?

Lost or stolen tickets are the responsibility of the buyer. Lost or stolen tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded.

3. Is the body and bag search compulsory at the festival entrance?

Anyone who purchased a ticket for the festival is deemed to have accepted security measures from the organizer and security crew including body and bag search. Anyone who refuses to cooperate will be banned from the grounds without a refund.

4. If the box office is sold out, can we buy tickets at the door or from third party ticket suppliers?

Do not buy tickets from the street as they might turn out fake.

5. Is it possible to make professional video or audio recordings during the festival?

It is strictly forbidden to bring professional audio and video recording devices, drinks, glass, plastic bottles, canisters, fireworks, any flammable object (perfume, pesticide etc.), guns or sharp objects to the festival grounds. Security holds the right to refuse the folding chairs and umbrellas you plan to take with you.

The festival ticket does not grant the right to borrow from the video and/or audio recordings of the festival concerts, to record the video and/or audio recordings that contain images/audios of the concerts and artists, or to replicate or broadcast via audio/video carriers or phonograms or publish via TV channels, internet or GSM operators.

6. Can I enter the festival area without an ID?

The participants are required to keep their ID with them.

The organizer and/or the official ticket distributor holds the right to ask the participant for an ID to confirm authentication.

7. Can I display and promote my products at the festival area?

It is forbidden to engage in promotional activities such as making sales or distributing pamphlets and making the participants try samples within the camping area and its surroundings.

8. What is the sanction for copying festival tickets?

Anyone who tries to copy the festival ticket will be sued.

9. I do not want to appear in a video or audio recording from the festival. What can I do about it?

Throughout the festival, the press will make video and audio recordings. Anyone who purchased a ticket is deemed to have accepted to be taped.

10. Can be make a reservation for the festival?

Making a reservation is not possible.

11. Can I ride my bicycle inside the festival grounds?

Vehicles such as cars, motorcycles, trailers, vans, bicycles etc. are not allowed inside the camping area.

12. Can I bring my camping cylinder along?

Pets, lighting fires, having a barbecue, any type of gas equipment, flammable cosmetics such as perfume deodorants, glass, candles, canisters, generators, hi-fi equipments, sharp objects and guns are not allowed inside both the camping and the festival areas.

13. Can we light a fire in case of bad weather conditions?

It is strictly forbidden to light a fire at the festival area.

14. Can I bring my pet with me to the festival?

Pets, lighting fires, having a barbecue, any type of gas equipment, flammable cosmetics such as perfume deodorants, glass, candles, canisters, generators, hi-fi equipments, sharp objects and guns are not allowed inside both the camping and the festival areas.

15. Can I distribute my own pamphlets inside the festival area?

It is forbidden to engage in promotional activities such as making sales or distributing pamphlets and making the participants try samples within the camping area and its surroundings.

16. Can I create myself an alternative area for accommodation if there is no vacancy within the camping area?

Accommodation is forbidden outside of the camping area.

17. Do you take responsibility if the loud music results in hearing losses?

Exposure to extreme and loud music may result in hearing losses.

18. Do those who are banned from the grounds get refunds for their tickets?

Ticket holders are deemed to have accepted every security measure of the organizer and security crew including body and bag search. Any participant who does not comply will be banned from the grounds without a refund of their ticket.

19. Which materials are forbidden inside the camping area?

It is strictly forbidden to bring professional audio and video recording devices, drinks, glass, plastic bottles, canisters, fireworks, any flammable object (perfume, pesticide etc.), guns or sharp objects to the festival grounds. Security holds the right to refuse the folding chairs and umbrellas you plan to take with you.

20. What happens if I lose an object of value?

The festival organizer and attendants are not responsible for any lost or stolen property. It would be wise not to bring any property you deem too valuable.

21. Are the tickets returned or refunded if a performance that is included in the program does not take place?

The organizer holds the right to alter the festival program. Potential changes do not grant a right for full or partial refunds.

22. Besides those by the press, will there be video recordings for security purposes?

Throughout the festival, the press will make video and audio recordings. Anyone who purchased a ticket is deemed to have accepted to be taped.

23. Can I enter the festival area with my own vehicle and accommodate in it?

Vehicles such as cars, motorcycles, trailers, vans, bicycles etc. are not allowed inside the camping area.

24. Can I bring my own food?

Pets, lighting fires, having a barbecue, any type of gas equipment, flammable cosmetics such as perfume deodorants, glass, candles, canisters, generators, hi-fi equipments, sharp objects and guns are not allowed inside both the camping and the festival areas.

25. Can I sell foods inside the festival area?

It is forbidden to engage in promotional activities such as making sales or distributing pamphlets and making the participants try samples within the camping area and its surroundings.

It is strictly forbidden to hold any commercial or promotional activities within the grounds without the consent of the organizer.

26. If I lose my wristband, can I get a new one with my ticket?

Lost are stolen tickets are the responsibility of the buyer. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced or refunded.

27. I deeply regret having bought a single-day ticket, can I pay the additional charge and stay at the festival area after changing my wristband?

Yes, ticket sales will go on at the festival area. Here are the entry and exit times for single-day tickets:

Tickets for Friday, July 21st, 2017, begin at 1 PM, end on Saturday morning at 10 AM.

Tickets for Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Sunday morning at 10 AM.

Tickets for Sunday, July 23rd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Monday morning at 4 AM.

28. Can I briefly enter the camping area with my combined ticket and say hello to my friend?

Single-day and combined ticket holders are strictly forbidden from entering the camping area.

29. Do you take responsibility for any health problems I may encounter within the festival?

Professional crews will be there round-the-clock to provide medical services.

30. Will there be a lost and found office at the festival?

The festival organizer and attendants are not responsible for any lost or stolen property. It would be wise not to bring any property you deem too valuable.

31. Can I enter and exit the festival area any time I want?

Entry and exit times for single-day tickets are as follows:

Tickets for Friday, July 21st, 2017, begin at 1 PM, end on Saturday morning at 10 AM.

Tickets for Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Sunday morning at 10 AM.

Tickets for Sunday, July 23rd, 2017, begin at 8 AM, end on Monday morning at 4 AM.

Combined ticket holders may enter the grounds starting from 1 PM on Friday July 21st, 2017.

Participants who hold a combined ticket with accommodation can enter the festival camping areas starting from 1 PM on Friday July 21st, 2017 until 9 AM on Monday July 23rd, 2017.

CAMPING

Big Burn Istanbul, which embraces anyone looking for a weekend full of sea, sunlight and music, offers camping opportunities. In order to live a fulfilling experience, there are certain points you need to be careful about.

You are granted the right to accommodate within the camping area with the camping ticket you purchase from Biletix. With the tent of your choosing, you may accommodate within the designated area. Camping participants will receive a special wristband. You need to have a wristband to accommodate inside the camping area.

It is strictly forbidden to bring professional audio and video recording devices, drinks, glass, plastic bottles, canisters, fireworks, any flammable object (perfume, pesticide etc.), guns or sharp objects to the festival grounds. Security holds the right to refuse the folding chairs and umbrellas you plan to take with you.

Vehicles such as cars, motorcycles, trailers, vans, bicycles etc. are not allowed inside the camping area.

Pets, lighting fires, having a barbecue, any type of gas equipment, flammable cosmetics such as perfume deodorants, glass, candles, canisters, generators, hi-fi equipments, sharp objects and guns are not allowed inside both the camping and the festival areas.

It is forbidden to engage in promotional activities such as making sales or distributing pamphlets and making the participants try samples within the camping area and its surroundings.

It is strictly forbidden to hold any commercial or promotional activities within the grounds without the consent of the organizer.

Single-day and combined ticket holders are strictly forbidden from entering the camping area.

Participants who hold a combined ticket with accommodation can enter the festival camping areas starting from 1 PM on Friday July 21st, 2017. The camping area should be emptied at 9 AM on Monday July 23rd, 2017.