FAQs

Why is it Free?

We simply want live music to be available to everyone. However we are raising money for the NSPCC charity this year, so if you see a friendly volunteer with a bucket, please donate!

Can Under 18s Come?

During the day, under 18s will be able to go into most venues when accompanied by an adult. Some venues will have a policy of up to 8pm and some as late as 11pm – we will have more exact info regarding each venue’s policy as soon as possible.

Can I volunteer at the festival?

Yes, we’re accepting volunteer applications through the volunteers page on our website – found here.

What is the venue accessibility like?

Wigan Live Festival takes place in over 7 venues along a 1 mile stretch in Wigan. Please be aware that all venues have varying degrees of accessibility and disabled facilities. As soon as we release the venue and line up – we will have more exact information on accessibility for each venue.