Venues & Box Office

During the Festival you can pick up your festival wristband from the Festival Box Office & Information Point which will be located at the Castleton Visitor Information Centre. To pick up your wristband you must present a valid ticket. Tickets for individual events, festival brochure, and latest information on walks, tours, talks and events will also be available at the Festival Box Office.

Castleton Visitor Centre

Buxton Road, Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WP // Website

Opening Hours: 21 – 24 Sep Thu (12:00 -18:00) Fri, Sat, Sun (09:30-20:00)


Festival venues:

Town Ditch

Cross St, Castleton, Hope Valley S33 8WH


St. Edmund’s Church

10724 Back St, Castleton, Hope Valley S33 8WE


Castleton Garage

 Buxton Rd, Castleton, Hope Valley S33 8WP


Winnats Pass

Hope Valley, S33 8WA // Website

Road closure: Winnats Pass will be closed between 7pm and 2am, Wednesday 20 Sep for installation and then again, between 7 and 11pm Thursday 21, Friday 22, and Saturday 23 Sep for the display of WATERLICHT.

Please note that access will be blocked from the top of Winnats Pass just before 7pm. For visitors travelling from the North of Castleton, we recommended using the following diversion which will be signposted: Beginning at the junction of A6 and Sheffield Road, travel via Sparrow Pit A623 and Bradwell into Castleton.

Parking: There will be parking at the bottom of Arthur’s Way which is a 7 minute walk up to Winnats Pass and costs £3 a day. Access parking for disabled access will be situated in Speedwell Cavern’s car park, at the bottom of Winnats Pass.

Treak Cliff Cavern

Buxton Rd, Castleton, Hope Valley S33 8WP // Website

Parking: The car park is a gravelled area parallel with the road and is free to cavern visitors. Parking is free and there is reserved parking for disabled visitors.


Peak Cavern

Peak Cavern Rd, Hope Valley, S33 8WS // Website


Speedwell Cavern

Winnats Pass, Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WA // Website


Village Hall

How Ln, Castleton, Hope Valley, S33 8WJ // Website


Peveril Castle

Market Pl, Castleton, Hope Valley S33 8WQ // Website