The Festival Village
The Festival Village is designed to be fully accessible for physically disabled people. When placing an order for tickets, please ensure you request seating suitable for disabled access. At the Festival Village, both the Festival Marquee is fitted with an Inductive Loop for use by people using with hearing aids – set the hearing aid control to the ‘T-position’.
The quality of accessibility may vary. Please contact the organisers to verify the level of accessibility. St Austell Arts Theatre has an Inductive Loop for those using hearing aids and space in the theatre for wheelchair users
The Main Car Park in Fowey is the nearest car park to the Festival Village. Disabled parking bays are available but Blue Badge holders must pay the Car Parking charges as displayed. Free Parking is only available for those people in receipt of a Mobility Allowance, with a Vehicle Licence / Tax Disc over-stamped with Disabled and clearly displaying a Blue Badge & Parking Clock in the vehicle windscreen.
From the Main Car Park
Access to the Festival Village is through the grounds of the Fowey Hall Hotel.
If a disabled person is a car passenger, the driver is requested to drop your passenger off in the car park of the Fowey Hall Hotel, as close as possible to the Festival Village entrance, park the car in the Pay and Display ‘Main’ Car Park and then walk back to the Festival Village.
If assistance is required for the disabled person leave a message for the Festival Organisers giving your phone number. They will call you back about providing an escort from the Fowey Hall Hotel car park. Drivers must not park their cars in the hotel car park.
If the disabled person is the car driver, please contact the Organisers on (01726) 833847. Leave your phone number. They will phone you back to discuss what alternative arrangements are available for your own situation.
Cornwall Council Car Parks
Long Stay parking charges are on the Cornwall Council website and the Car Park Tariff boards.
If your particular concern is not covered in the website pages, please contact the Box Office 0845 094 0428 or the Festival organisers on (01726) 833847.