Latest Festivals News
- super early bird tickets on sale for...Yesterday, 17:58 PM: Outlook Festival 2015...OxfordOxford is cancelledYesterday, 10:54 AM: OxfordOxford - CANCEL...caterers association advises that ca...Thu 18 Sep 14: Galtres Parklands Festival ...Germany's Rock Am Ring finds a new h...Thu 18 Sep 14: Rock am Ring 2015 news
Thames Festival, St Ives Festival, RECON, Roman River Festival, Tenby Arts Festival, Chiddingly Festival, Fressingfield Music Festival, Branchage, Cornucopia Festival, Loopallu,
OxfordOxford- CANCELLED, Dunbar Traditional Music Festival, Lake of Stars Festival, Porthcawl Elvis Festival, Scarborough Jazz Festival, Something Else in the Dean, SSW4, Summer's End, Whitby 60s Spectacular, Northern Soul Survivors Weekender, Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival, Yorfest- CANCELLED 2014, Breakout Festival, Tokyo Dub, Stroud Folk Festival, Sensoria, Oxjam, Tenterden Folk Festival, Rockstock & Barrel, Derby Folk Festival, Hayfest, Llyn Acoustic Guitar Festival, Riverside Beer & Folk Festival, Swanage Blues & Roots festival, Ullapool Guitar Festival, AfriKaBa Festival, London Folk Fayre, Whitby Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival, Aces High Rock and Metal Festival, Blackburn Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival, Make A Scene, Walk The Line, Lancaster Music Festival, ...
Latest Tourdates On Sale
Damien Rice, Matthew & Me, The Dollyrots, The Crookes, Kate Tempest, Status Quo, The English Beat With Dave Wakeling, Kid Ink, The Subways, Sun Kil Moon/Mark Kozelek, Angel Olsen, Mac DeMarco, The Creepshow, Beholder, The Scenes, Tom Hickox, Volbeat, The Gaslight Anthem, The South, Suicide Silence, Losers, Happy Mondays, Chimaira, Steve Hackett, Chris Difford, The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Quireboys, Peter Andre, Ed Sheeran, The War on Drugs, Alexis Taylor, Neil Sedaka, Holly Johnson, Mutineers, Rue Royale, Jake Bugg, College, Katherine Ryan, Ozric Tentacles, The Mavericks, Vice Squad, The Lurkers, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Alabama 3, Mike Wozniak, Skies In Motion, Sykes ...
Is today the last day of being able to start the payment plan?
22 replies to this topic
Posted 20 February 2012 - 06:27 PMIt's the last day that you can buy at Early Bird Prices - RDB tweeted earlier.
I assume they'll get rid of the payment plan as well?
Posted 20 February 2012 - 06:43 PM
Cheers for the reminder, just bought mine
It's the last day that you can buy at Early Bird Prices - RDB tweeted earlier.
Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:46 PMNope the payment plan will continue for a bit, but will just reduce the months and increase the amounts..
For your information, the price for adult ticket is going up tomorrow by £10 for Thursday entry and £5 for Friday entry. there will also be a student ticket for £170. The payment plan will continue after today, but at new prices
Why not get on board the payment plan now? pay a sixth of the total (early bird if you buy today) ticket price now (plus the total booking fee) and then pay the rest over the following 5 months. and at no additional cost... will end up costing exactly the same as if you'd bought it in one go
Posted 20 February 2012 - 10:43 PMStill debating to go for it 10 pound cheaper or wait and see!!
Posted 04 March 2012 - 12:11 AMI got mine in just in time! Payment plans are such a good idea.
Posted 14 March 2012 - 04:10 PMJust looked into this, as my partner and I would really love to go to Bestival, but REALLY can't afford it!
The total repayment price comes to £195.20. I appreciate postage and booking fee are included, but that's £15.20 above the £180 ticket price. Is this correct?
Posted 14 March 2012 - 04:47 PMYeah its the same price to buy it outright or to use the payment plan.
Posted 14 March 2012 - 04:54 PMYeah, but it's cheaper if you do the payment plan because the payments are, like, spread out (that's what I told myself anyway and it seemed to work for me!).
Posted 14 March 2012 - 08:24 PMSo the booking fee and postage amount to £15.20, yeah? Sounds decidely steep!
Posted 14 March 2012 - 11:58 PMIt is steep, its a £10 booking fee, but im sure the postage is combined for how many tickets you buy.
Posted 14 March 2012 - 11:59 PMMost larger festivals (Glasto excluded) are around 10% booking fee plus postage.
Special Delivery is just over £5 these days alone.
Posted 15 March 2012 - 10:51 AMI think most gigs even are around 10/12% booking fee, just seems less obviously with gig tickets . (At least for academy/arena sized venues.)
Posted 19 March 2012 - 12:16 PMOn Bestival's Facebook site today....
"If you haven't got your tickets yet and want to spread payments for Bestival tickets over 6 months, tomorrow is the last day to do so. On Wednesday, it will switch to a 5 month payment plan x"
Posted 19 March 2012 - 01:12 PMOh thats decent of them just switching down the months!!! Still not fully decided :S I am leaning towards it but trying persuade a mate still, hoping the headliner impresses her on Wednesday
Posted 29 April 2012 - 09:05 PMCouldn't find anywhere else to say and didn't wanna start a new thread
But I got my tickets All fully paid up
Posted 01 May 2012 - 12:48 PMDoes anyone know whether once you've started a payment plan you can cancel it and get any form of refund? I've paid the £50 deposits for two tickets and the first monthly instalment of £30 each - so £160, but it's looking decidely bleak financially, and I can't see any way we're going to be able to keep the payments going. I've emailed Ticketline and asked the question, but had no response. I'm wondering whether I could get a full refund of what I paid, or failing that if I simply cancel the direct debit what the outcome will be. Anyone seen any information on this?
Posted 01 May 2012 - 01:26 PMAm afraid the money paid is non-refundable.
Best option is to continue paying it off somehow, then sell the tickets once you have received them.
It's not a direct debit either, it's a re-occuring card payment so you would need to cancel that card.