Winter Social Festival reveals 2016 line ups

* Winter Social Festival 2016*




The Winter Social Festival
Kent County Show Ground, Maidstone, Detling Hill, Maidstone ME14 3JF
6th February 2016
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Having revealed the first two phases of their upcoming winter edition which sees Art Department, Âme, Guy Gerber, Maceo Plex, Maya Jane Coles and festival curator Nic Fanciulli amongst names announced, The Winter Social have now added a third wave of acts to their already impressive line-up.

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Taking place at Kent County Showground on Saturday 6th February 2016, The Winter Social will now welcome Nic’s La Familia collaborator and B2B companion Joris Voorn to join ranks, as well as scene-shifting Drumcode boss Adam Beyer. Eats Everything is set to make his Winter Social debut, alongside Radio 1 DJ B.Traits and Circus Recordings head honcho Yousef – with Kent’s own Rob Cockerton rounding off the latest announcement.
Boasting a high level of production from it’s stunning new home of Kent County Showground, The Winter Social promises to make a furnace of February within its versatile warehouse venue. With even more acts to unveil and after parties to follow, The Social is stamping its brand on new ground with a Winter gift that keeps on giving.

After releasing a stunning line up to take over the industrial warehouses at The Kent County Showground, The Social announced that there would be one more special guest and wow, what a special guest it is! Steve Lawler will embrace the decks on the 6th February for his first appearance at the Social!

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This event is strictly over 18s. We will be operating a challenge 25 policy. If you are lucky enough to look under 25, you will be asked to prove your age. The following forms of identification are accepted: Passport, Drivers License, Citizen Card. If you fail to provide the relevant identification you will be asked to leave the site. No refunds will be given for failing to prove you age.


Parking will be available at the Winter Social for free.


If you purchase a ticket it is assumed you have read and agreed to the Terms & Conditions below.


Once a ticket has been purchased a refund cannot be refunded unless the event is cancelled or changes date. No refund will be given if one or more of the advertised acts does not turn up. Each ticket is only printed once, if your ticket is stolen, lost, defaced or altered we can’t issue a new ticket and/or may refuse entry with no refund. To collect tickets from our ticket collection point you will need to bring valid ID and your confirmation email. If tickets arrive late in the post it is outside of our control eg. Strikes or not in to sign for tickets we can’t take responsibility for this. Please check your details of your order before confirming your purchase. Not all mistakes can be amended, if you notice a mistake contact us straight away before we post your tickets (If delivery selected).
If your ticket(s) do not arrive 48 hours before the event call us to re-arrange new tickets to be held on the door for you.


Including Fast Track Entry – Now on Sale!
Drink tokens are now on sale for the Winter Social Festival. If you buy your drink tokens pre show for the Winter Social it will also include fast track entry for the Festival. To gain fast track entry to the Festival with your drink tokens you will need to spend £30 or more on drink tokens to access the fast track entry.

When arriving at the festival you will need to access the fast lane to the Festival. At the entrance of the fast lane, you will be greeted by someone that will scan your ticket and drink tokens tickets. You will be handed your drink tokens and tickets to access the festival.
Once you are in the festival you are free to party and no need to line up for your drink tokens, you can just go and get a drink from the bar!

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Strobe lighting, smoke machines and Carbon Dioxide Cannons may be used during the event. First aiders will be across the site as well as medical tents situated around the site.


We operate a Challenge 25 policy, if you look younger than 25 you will be asked for a valid photo ID which can include: Passport and Driving license.

If your ID is out of date it will NOT be accepted and you will be refused entry. This event is strictly for over 18s only. If you are found to be using ID that isn’t yours you will be removed from the grounds without a refund. You will need to keep your wristband on throughout the day while on the site, if you don’t have your wristband on you may be removed from the site. Social Events World Wide Ltd – Operates a Zero tolerance policy on the misuse of drugs and anti – social behaviour. Any one found mis-using drugs or committing anti social behaviour will be removed from the premises and may be reported to the Police.