Q & A

Before the festival
Where is the festival located?

The festival is located by the Baltic Sea, outside the city of  Sölvesborg in the southern part of Sweden. 
Distance to Kristianstad: 40 km, to Malmö: 130 km

How do I get to the festival?

If you go by train, the closest train station is Sölvesborg (10 km from the festival). From there you can take a shuttle bus to the festival area. If you arrive by air we recommend Ronneby Airport. from there you take a bus or taxi to Ronneby and then train to Sölvesborg. There are alot of bus companies that sell travels to Sweden Rock, both from Sweden, but also from other countries. You can find this information on our homepage. If you have your own boat you can rent a spot at Norje Boat Club (Norje Båtklubb) located just by the northern edge of the festival. If you arrive by air to Copenhagen airport (this is the closest biggest airport with flights from all over the world) you can take the train called "Öresundståget" directly from the airport to Sölvesborg.

Can I pay with credit card at the festival area ?

Many vendors accept credit cards, and nowadays you can also pay with credit cards in all of the bars. There is one bank inside the festival area and one outside, where you can withdraw cash.

Where can I stay during the festival?

There are many camping sites located around the festival area, that are all run by private owners.
The biggest one, "The Festival Camping", is only for tents and can be pre-booked here. It is never a problem to get a spot there and it is located 50 meters from the main entrence. They also have camping for visitors with disabilities, that you can apply for here, and a VIP camp that can be booked via their web page from the end of November.
There are also several other camping sites within one kilometer that are for tents, caravans, mobile homes etc. All ths information can be found here.
If you want to stay at a hotel, rent a cabin etc we recommend you to use this site, that are run by our official partner:

Is there any chance to meet the artists during the festival?

Every year many bands have official signing sessions and sometimes we run competitions through our homepage where you can win meet & greet with some artist, so keep your eys open.  

Can I get my money back if I bought a ticket and wont be able to go or if a band cancel their show?

No, we only pay back money if the entire festival is cancelled.

How do you recruit staff for during the festival?

We recruit all our temporary personnel through local and regional associations.

Can I bring a camera to the festival?

Yes you can. Both regular cameras, but also video cameras. Some bands don't allow photography from the audience. In these cases we will announce this on our big screens.

Are there things that I wont be able to bring to the festival area?

Yes, you are not allowed to bring any alcohol, in any form. Flags are not allowed as well as umbrellas. You are allowed to bring an empty plastic bottle that you can fill with water at the festival area.

Of course, you are not allowed to bring anything that can be used as a weapon (knives, other sharp objects, glas bottles etc). If you feel unsure, give us a call.

Is there a doctor if something should happen?

Yes we have both doctors, dentist and other medical staff at the area at all times.

Can I bring my pet to the festival?

No, not under any circumstances!

Can I buy ear plugs at the festival?

Ear plugs amd music plugs can be bought at the festival area . 

How do I buy tickets to Sweden Rock 2016?

You buy the tickets from our homepage You pay by credit card and get an e-mail with your ticket. Print it out and bring it to the ticket exchange at the festival. As simple as that. Remember that the printed ticket is a valuable document. If you lose it and someone else use it, you can not get in to the festival area.
If you dont have a credit card you can call Ticketmasters customer support and they will help you with your purchase.

Tickster Customer Support: +46 771-707070

My ticket has not arrived. What do I do?

Call Ticketmaster at +46 771-707070

During the festival
Kan children accompany parents with VIP access into the VIP-area?

Yes, children have the same access as their parents.



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