Q. Where and when does Damnation Festival take place?
A. Damnation takes place at Leeds University Union, across four stages on Saturday 2nd November 2019.
Q. How much are tickets?
A. Early bird tickets are priced at £45. Full price tickets will be on sale in early 2019. The price will be announced closer to the time.
Q: I’ve lost/misplaced my e-ticket. What do I do?
A: If you have bought your e-ticket through the Damnation Festival website, complete the contact form below, including the email address that your e-ticket was originally sent to and we can reissue you the e-ticket. If you purchased your ticket from Leedstickets, you will need to contact them directly for reissuing of your ticket.
Q: Someone else booked my tickets and it has their name on it. Do the tickets need to be in my name?
A: No. We do not check names on tickets against ID on the door. It does not matter what name is on the ticket.
Q: I can no longer attend the event. can i get a refund on my ticket?
A: In line with the practices of most other events and festival, we only offer refunds if Damnation Festival is cancelled, rescheduled or has changed location. This in in line with the regulations of the Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR). However we have no objections to you selling on your ticket to someone else. May we recommend a site like Twickets with which to sell your e-ticket. Alternatively, you may see people asking for tickets on our Facebook event page.
Q: I need help negotiating my way around the venue because of my disability. Can I get a carers ticket?
A: Yes we provide those with a registered disability with a free carers ticket. Fill out the contact form with 'Carer's Ticket' in the subject box and we'll take care of things from there.
Q: Is there a minimum age for attending Damnation Festival?
A: Damnation is a 14+ event so unfortunately children below that age are unable to attend. Those aged 14-17 must be accompanied by a person aged over 18 to gain admittance to the venue.
Q: How do I get there?
A: People come to Damnation from all corners of the British Isles, so be sure to check for flights into Leeds Bradford International Airport if you’re coming from afar – Megabus and various rail companies also offer great deals to Leeds.
Address – Leeds University Union, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JT
From Leeds City Centre, head north on Woodhouse Lane towards Headingley. You will pass Leeds Metropolitan University on your left hand side and will cross the inner city loop road. You will see the University of Leeds’ Parkinson Steps and Clock Tower straight ahead and will pass them on your left. Bear left around the main campus and go past The Eldon and The Packhorse pubs on your right. Get in the left hand lane at the traffic lights and turn left onto Clarendon Road before The Library Pub. You will pass Henry Price Hall of residence on your left. At the next set of traffic lights, turn left onto University Road, turn right and then immediately left onto Lifton Place. All our venues are in the student union building at the bottom of Lifton Place.
Take the 1, 28, 96, 97 or 56 bus to Parkinson Steps or University.
Nearest rail station:
**Please note that parking around the venue is quite limited and it is advised that you park in the city centre and walk/get a bus out to the venue. We wouldn’t want you wasting time driving around trying to find parking while your favourite band is playing.**
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