Recreation park “De Schorre”
Schommelei 1 – 2850 Boom
How do I get there by train?
Train: Rail to the festival! It’s super easy. There’s a direct train connection from Antwerp to Boom. Plan your journey HERE
How to get there by plane?
The closest airport is “Brussels Airport” in Zaventem with good train connections to PID. The train station is located directly under the departures and arrivals halls, at level -1. Plan your journey HERE
“Brussels South Charleroi Airport” in Charleroi is another option. Ryanair flies frequently to and from this airport. There are also good coach and train connections but it will take a bit longer to get at the festival. Plan your journey HERE
When can you get in for free?
Children up to 16 years old get in for free if they are accompanied by an adult.
Work as a volunteer at the festival. Hit the link (available soon) for more info.
Special Assistance & First Aid service ?
Hit us up HERE if you need special assistance (questions about accessibility for wheelchairs, health issues,…). We’ll make a plan to make your visit easy going.
Red Cross will take care of you. In case of sunshine, please bring sunscreen with you. Provide yourself with good shoes and rain wear in case of bad weather.
Should I bring my swimming pants?
Please don’t swim in the lil lakes. Fair chance you’ll meet with snapping turtles and Catfishes.
Do's and Donuts
Punk In Drublic takes place in an awesome setting, with lots of amazing bands and people…and we like to keep it that way. Each from of discrimination and violence will be strongly condemned. There’s no place for racism, sexism, homophobia, fascism or any other uncool behavior at our festival! But of course you knew that already, didn’t you
No ticket refunds. Changes to the programme are no reason for a full or partial refund of the festival ticket. The organiser accepts no responsibility in the case of events beyond its control.
Bringing professional photographic, film or recording equipment, alcoholic drinks, glass, plastic bottles, cans, fireworks, weapons or sharp objects onto the festival site is prohibited. Also, for reasons of safety, you may not bring seating, folding chairs or similar with you. If you do they may be confiscated by security. Starting fires is strictly prohibited.
How to get there by bike or longboard?
Free and secured bike parks are provided close to the PID entrance. Follow the signs ‘P bike’ to reach the bike park.
What about Parking?
Go to Parking Klamp to park your car. (Molenstraat – 2850 Boom)
A12 exit Boom > Parking De Klamp
E19 exit Kontich > Parking De Klamp
There will be a Kiss & Ride zone close to the festival entrance. Passengers can be dropped off and picked up here.
Please don’t park in the streets surrounding the festival area if you don’t wanna get a ticket.
How do I get there by coach?
In Mechelen, take bus line 500, 286, 287 towards Antwerpen. The bus will drop you near the festival entrance.
In Antwerp, take bus line 500, 182, 295 or 290 towards Boom.
Plan your journey HERE
Is there a shuttle service?
There is no shuttle from parking/station to festival/camping because of the short distance.
BOX OFFICE HOURS?
The box office is situated at the festival entrance and is open during the opening hours of the festival.
CAN YOU ONLY PAY WITH CASH?
We’re living in “modern” times! There are several cashpoints close by the festival or Bancontact service available at the festival site.
There will be Bancontact available at the entrance and at the tokens sale point.
CAN I BRING MY DOG BOBBY WITH ME?
We love animals. So don’t bring them to the festival.
Are there luggage lockers?
Yes! There are lockers at the entrance. Please hire a locker at the box office.
Will I swim in a sea of drinking cups?
Nope! Because of the food tray deposit system and reusable drinking cups with holder you will discover a clean festival.
The reusable drinking cups with holder are totally yours. Use them at all our shows & future festival editions.
Can I bring my own drinks with me?
PID is only possible because y’all like our food & drinks! Bringing your own soda’s and alcoholic drinks is not a cool thing to do.
BUT you can bring drinking water with you. But be sure it’s not wrapped in disposable plastic.