Please find the most important things to take into account when planning your visit, so we can make sure your visit runs as smoothly as possible for Ostend Beach 2022 kicking off this weekend. Please read it carefully!
1. Opening Hours
Friday: 12h-01h / Saturday: 12h-02h / Sunday: 12h-00h
Entrance possible till 2h before close.
Friday 10h till Monday 11h
2. Cup Token system
When ordering a drink in a cup, you automatically pay 1 extra shell. Thirsty again? Return your empty cup at the bar in exchange for a new one. You can always exchange your cup for 1 shell and we put it back on your wristband. Please help us to keep our beautiful beach as clean as possible!
3. Route & Parking:
If you come by car, DO NOT PARK YOUR CAR in the city centre !!! We have 3 dedicated parkings around the city. All parking info can be found HERE.
We have perfect festival conditions. Don’t forget to bring a sweater as there's always more wind at sea! And bring along your swimwear as we have a little surprise…
5. Top-Up now:
Register your wristband online and ‘top up’ by loading prepaid ‘Shells’ into your cashless account before you arrive – this will save you loads of time at the event, so you can go straight to partying!
Top up your wristband in advance HERE and save 12,5% !
At the festival you can top-up your wristband with the Payconiq by Bancontact app. You will be able to scan the QR code that’s on your wristband’s chip and directly add credits on it. No time lost queuing in line to recharge your wristband and way more time to spend on the dance floor!
6. Zero Tolerance:
The organisers of the Ostend Beach event are working closely with the Police and local authorities to make this a safe, crime-free event on your doorstep. Please do not bring drugs or weapons to the festival. This includes ‘Legal Highs’.
At the beach we all make sure everyone has a great time. Sexual or any other form of harassment is not accepted here. See someone being harassed? Ask the question: Are you okay?
Please be aware you can always inform anyone in our staff (security, bar staff etc.) if you experience anything or see something that does not seem or feel right
7. Final Tickets:
VIP & COMBI tickets are now SOLD-OUT. Saturday tickets will sell out in advance. Friday & Sunday tickets will be available only through ostendbeach.be/tickets during the festival.
8. Timetable & Map:
Your ultimate guide for this weekend! Have a look at the Ostend Beach 2022 timetable HERE. And to discover the festival check out our map HERE.
9. Lockers & Powerbanks by NAKI:
At the festival and at the festival campsite you will find lockers where you can safely store your belongings. Lockers are available in large and small sizes and for one or more days. It’s also possible to charge your phone thanx to our powerbanks by NAKI, these are available at the festival, festival campsite and VIP area.
Your (mobile) VIP ticket will be scanned at the entrance and you will receive a wristband. With this wristband, you can enter the VIP area located at the Mainstage. If you have ordered a VIP BOX ticket, your spending is available directly on your wristband. With your VIP Shells it's possible to buy drinks and food all over the festival and in the VIP area, where you can either order at the bar or at the waiters. You can check your spending balance at every bar.
We will share (important) updates and news about Ostend Beach Festival 2022 via our social media: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. So please follow us to stay up-to-date. And of course, like previous editions, Ostend Beach Festival 2022 deserves to be documented. We encourage you to share lots of pictures and videos on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter and if you do so please use hashtag #ostendbeach and tag us (@ostendbeach), so we can see all your lovely footage!
We are ready to welcome you! We have 5 brand new stage designs, tickets are selling like hot cakes, we will have perfect festival weather conditions and the drinks are already ice cold. Hope you are as excited as we are to celebrate life again at the beach! More information can be found at our Frequently Asked Questions page HERE.
We cannot wait to welcome you. Let's make this a weekend to remember.
P.S. There’s a lot more (practical) information available in our FAQ. Please check here if you still have any questions, before contacting us directly. Thanks!