Age regulations

By purchasing a festival ticket, all visitors understand and agree that the minimum age at Doomsday Festival is 16 years old. This will be checked at the festival entrance.


Bottles, cans, weapons, animals, all possible dangerous objects, professional A/V material, alcohol and drugs are strictly forbidden at the festival site.

By entering the venue all visitors agree with a possible body check by our security staff. Even if the visitor is in possession of a valid ticket, access can be denied if any of these prohibited objects are found.


Our team of security people is in charge of guaranteeing your safety during the event. In order to let the event pass as smoothly as possible, we advise all visitors to follow any instructions given by the security staff or host(esse)s. The security staff’s decisions are always final, in any situation.

First aid

Alert, our safety team, will be continuously present at the event. They are available to any visitor who might become unwell or think he/she needs medical care. Check the booklets that will be distributed the night of the event to find out where Alert will be located at the venue.

Responsible drivers

Public transport is always the best way to come to the festival. If you do come by car, please make sure you stay sober to guarantee your and your friends safety. Also visit the” Your stay in Antwerp” section for recommended hotels in the city.