CONDITIONS

  • Access to the main venue is paid, from the age of 10 years old, by purchasing the general or daily pass, online through BOL – Online Ticket Office, or at the selling points in São Miguel, or during the event at theTicket Office, between 6pm and 2am.
  • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder.
  • It is mandatory to wear the wristband throughout the festival’s duration.
  • Holders of general passes, daily tickets and invitations must present their tickets at the Ticket Office before entering the festival’s venue, to exchange it for their wristband.
  • The wristbands are individual and non-transferable.
  • Damaged wristbands and/or tickets will lose their validity. 
  • Exchange or return of tickets / invitations or wristbands is not allowed.
  • The organization is not responsible for the validity of tickets or invitations that were not purchased at one of the official points of sale.
  • If the festival date is changed for any reason, tickets will be valid for the definitive final date. This festival will take place whatever the weather conditions.
  • The festival’s program may be subject to change without notice and tickets will not be refunded if the event is interrupted and / or the festival’s program or activity is replaced as a result of an extraordinary or unpredictable situation outside of the organizers’ control.
  • For security reasons, everyone will be subjected to inspection prior to entry.
  • Drinks and food, glass and plastic bottles, cans and cups, selfie sticks or similar, explosive and pyrotechnic weapons or blunt objects are not allowed in the event’s venue.
  • Pets are not allowed in the enclosure except for guide dogs accompanying individuals with visual impairment. 
  • The organization may deny access to people with symptoms of intoxication or the effects of drugs or narcotics  to the venue.
  • The entry / stay of overly drunk individuals is prohibited.
  • The entry / stay of individuals who exhibit disturbing, violent and / or disrespectful behavior towards the Festival’s participants and/or staff is prohibited.
  • The sale of alcohol and tobacco to anyone under 18 is prohibited.
  • The organization is thankful for the viewers’ civic and respectful behavior.
  • Failure to comply with the above requirements and conditions will lead to expulsion from the venue without any entitlement to reimbursement.
  • It is mandatory to buy currency tokens (valid for both days of the festival). The organisation does not refund unused tokens.
  • It is also mandatory to use the reusable cups from the ABS festival or other events, as long as it has a capacity of 30CL or more. Only cups purchased in this edition of ABS are refundable, provided that the respective purchased cup token is returned.

  • The organization can request identification to confirm age. Anyone under 18 will be identified by a specific mark on the wristbands.