Rebellion Festival crowd cheering musician on stage.




Rebellion Festival is the UK's Premier Punk Event, the iconic Winter Gardens in Blackpool once again hosting the festival. Celebrated as the UK's largest independent punk festival, Rebellion is more than just a music event. It's a gathering that celebrates the punk culture in all its facets.

Housed indoors, attendees can enjoy over 300 bands across six stages, without the unpredictability of the weather. But it's not just about the music. The festival boasts a literary segment with punk icons sharing their stories, a punk art exhibition showcasing diverse talents, and the Rebellion Radio, which broadcasts festival highlights.

Whether you're there for the music, the art, or the shared spirit of rebellion, this festival promises an immersive punk experience. Dive into the heart of punk culture, and discover its vibrant and enduring legacy.

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Tickets to Rebellion Festival can be purchased from their Tickets Page.

Options include:

  • Weekend Ticket
  • Thursday Ticket
  • Friday Ticket
  • Saturday Ticket
  • Sunday Ticket

Rebellion is open to all ages! Children aged 12 and under can attend for free. Specifically:

  • Children under 5 can enter with any adult ticket.
  • For those aged 5-12:
    • With a weekend ticket, an adult can bring up to 3 children.
    • With a day ticket, an adult can bring 1 child.

All children must be accompanied by their parent or guardian at all times. If a child under 12 appears older, you might be asked to verify their age for free admission.


Rebellion is currently NOT a camping festival.

Blackpool is a bustling UK coastal town with many Hotels, B&Bs, and Guest Houses. Numerous affordable accommodations are available in Blackpool, with many situated close to the event location, especially on Albert Road and Adelaide Street.

Take a look at Visit Blackpool for accommodation information.


Rebellion Festival takes place at The Winter Gardens, Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1HL.

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Rebellion Festival is committed to ensuring accessibility for all attendees. While the venue's listed status presents some physical limitations, comprehensive measures, including lifts and designated viewing areas, are in place to accommodate everyone. The Winter Gardens and Rebellion Festivals staff are proactive in assisting visitors, ensuring a seamless festival experience. For those requiring carer assistance, a specific process is in place through the Winter Gardens.

For detailed information, including the carer assistance process and venue specifics, please visit Rebellion's dedicated Accessibility page.

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