Terms & Conditions

Conditions of Ticket Sale

  • You must present a valid ticket when entering an event. This could be a printed ticket from us, a printed e-ticket or an e-ticket on a mobile device.
  • When specific seats are allocated to you, the venue management reserves the right to change these seats.
  • Some events may be filmed or recorded, buying a ticket affirms your consent.
  • Unauthorised use of camera, video camera or any other sort of recording equipment is strictly forbidden at any event.
  • Tickets purchased are non exchangeable, non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • In the event of performance cancellation, your ticket is refundable. The amount you have paid will be credited to your Cheltenham Festivals account for use against other ticket and can be refunded upon request via the same method of purchase.
  • Resale of tickets purchased for profit or financial gain will result in a seizure or cancellation of that ticket(s) without refund or other compensation.
  • Tickets cannot be used for unauthorised 3rd party competitions.
  • Food is not allowed into any of our venues. Drinks may be permitted into certain venues.
  • Smoking is prohibited in all of our festival venues, this includes the use of E-Cigarettes and personal vapourisers.
  • Venue management reserves the right to refuse admission in reasonable circumstances.
  • Signed copies of the book which accompany events will only be given to ticket holders at the event.


Please arrive in plenty of time for your event. It is not always possible to admit latecomers once the event has started. If a suitable break, or interval occurs it may be possible to allow access, however the venue management reserves the right to refuse admission in reasonable circumstances.

Credit & Debit Cards

We accept Visa, Mastercard and Maestro. Please provide a card number, expiry date, security code, name and address of the card holder.


Please make cheques payable to CF Productions.


CF Ticketing charges a fee per order which covers card processing costs (for both credit and debit cards) staffing, developing and maintaining the booking software and postage where required.

Our booking fees are as follows:

  • Online sales £2.00
  • Telephone sales £2.00
  • In person cash and card sales £2.00

We endeavour to keep our booking fees as low as possible and charge on a per order basis rather than per ticket to ensure this. We also clarify our booking fees before any transaction is completed.


The Festival cannot refund money or exchange tickets, except in the case of a cancelled performance.

Event speakers and/or contents are subject to change. We cannot refund tickets if speakers have cancelled but the event is still taking place. Cheltenham Festivals reserves the right to change artists or programmes as necessary.


Details of our Membership scheme can be found here.

For Membership queries please contact Box Office on boxoffice@cheltenhamfestivals.com

Additional Information for Families

  • Please adhere to the age range specified for children’s and family events.
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by a responsible person aged 16 or over, approved by the parent / guardian, and prices are kept as low as possible to allow for this. This person can accompany a maximum of 6 children to an event.
  • Cheltenham Festivals maintains a Safeguarding Policy, but cannot take responsibility for unsupervised children.
  • Any child over the age of two needs their own seat, children under the age of two can sit on their parents lap unless otherwise stated.
  • Please note that if your child is disruptive during an event you may be asked to remove him/her.
  • Lost children will be taken to the Festival Box Office. Please ensure that children have your mobile number about their person for us to use to contact you.

Lost Property

During the festival lost property will be taken to the Information Point located in the festival Box Office. Once the festival ends all lost property is collected and taken back to the main Box Office. Items will be kept for a period of fourteen days following the last day of the festival after which time it will be disposed of. Please contact us if you have any queries: boxoffice@cheltenhamfestivals.com

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