Are there house rules applicable during Orbit festival?
Yes, to make sure Orbit festival will be fun we’ve drawn up a number of house rules. Below you can find a summary of the answers to the most obvious questions about these house rules. The shortened house rules can be found HERE. Do you want to read the house rules in full? These can be found in the general conditions and HERE.
What can I and can’t I bring to Orbit festival?
A number of items isn’t allowed to keep Orbit festival safe and fun, i.e. glass items, plastic bottles, water bags, canned items, fireworks, nitrous oxide cartridges, spraying cans, drones, umbrella’s, selfie sticks and other – subject to the judgement of the staff – disturbing or dangerous items too as drugs, (fire)weapons and /or other dangerous objects or fabrics, food, (alcoholic) drinks and/or pets (with the exception of service dogs or similar). You will be denied entry to the venue and the police will be notified if prohibited items are found on you.
Can I bring a bag to Orbit festival?
Yes, small bags are allowed. However, it is strongly advised to bring only essential items to the festival. Large bags are discouraged, also because the locker have a limited size which means large bags/suitcases can’t be stored.
Can I bring my photo or film camera to Orbit festival?
This depends on the camera. Small, non-professional camera’s and phones are allowed, but only if the recordings are for personal use – the publication of these images is prohibited. Professional photo- and film equipment can only be brought inside if you are in position of a press accreditation.
Are drugs allowed at Orbit festival?
No, drugs are not allowed just like everywhere else in The Netherlands. Drugs that are condoned in The Netherlands are also prohibited at Orbit festival. Orbit festival has a zero-tolerance policy in the field of drugs. In the detection of drugs, you will be denied entry to the festival/you will be removed from the festival and the policy will be informed.
Is there a dress code for Orbit festival?
No, there is no specific dress code but a neat appearance is required. The wearing of a football shirt and/or discriminating and/or other offensive clothing, as well as face-covering clothing is not allowed at least.
I would like to advertise or sell something at or around the Orbit festival venue, is this possible?
No, without written consent it is prohibited for any third party to promote/advertise and/or sell goods/services, like nitrous oxide and/or food at or around Orbit festival.
Is smoking allowed at Orbit festival?
Yes, smoking is allowed at Orbit festival but only at the uncovered areas. Whilst smoking outside, keep your fellow visitors in mind and always dispose your cigarettes in a bin.
Can I bring my E-cigarrette and accompanying liquids to Orbit festival?
Yes, you may bring in one E-cigarette to Orbit festival. The accompanying liquid can only be brought inside if the package is new and sealed (maximum of 1 package per visitor). The smoking of a E-cigarette is only allowed at the uncovered areas, just like the smoking of a regular cigarette.
Can I bring my pet to Orbit festival?
No, pets are not allowed at Orbit festival (with the exception of service dogs or similar).
From which age can I visit Orbit festival?
To visit Orbit festival you have to be at least 21 years old, your ID might possibly be checked. If you aren’t able to show your ID it’s not possible to visit the festival, unfortunately.
How does the access control operate at Orbit festival?
Whilst entering Orbit festival you will be requested to cooperate with a voluntary visitation of yourself and the items you’re carrying. You always have the possibility to choose a security staff member of your own gender for the visitation. Make sure to pick the right queue in order to do so. If you don’t want to be searched, we can’t let you enter the festival venue unfortunately.
Can I bring sunscreen to Orbit festival?
Yes, it’s allowed to bring sunscreen to Orbit festival if the sunscreen is spreadable and the quantity contained is 100ml or less. Any form of sunscreen spray/spray can’s is not allowed.
Can I bring a water pistol to Orbit festival?
Principally no. Only when the temperature is expected to rise above 28 degrees Celsius, can small water pistols – with a maximum length of 15cm – be brought inside.