Frequently Asked Questions
If you have a question about our rally and it’s not covered in the answers below, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to reply within 24 hours.
Q. I purchased my advance tickets from Skiddle, what do I need to get in to the Rally at Dreamland?
A. You need to have access to the skiddle bar-code on your ticket. Your skiddle bar-codes are not on your skiddle receipt, your ticket bar-codes will be sent to you a few days before the rally. There’s a few options to show you bar-codes at the rally. (a) You can open the skiddle app and get the bar-codes/QR code on your phone digitally, so it can be scanned at the doors of Dreamland. (b) You can navigate from your skiddle email confirmation to access your tickets and open the pdf on your phone, which can be shown on your phone at the doors. (c) Or you can go to skiddle.com, log on and find the tickets in your orders section which can be shown at the doors. (d) You can print off a copy of your bar-codes and show them at the door.
Q. I purchased advance tickets online but have not received my wristbands in the post?
A. We are not using wristbands this year. All you need to do is bring your Skiddle Bar-code with you to the event. The best way to do this is to download the Skiddle App or keep your Skiddle email handy on your phone. You could also print off your Skiddle bar-code
Q. I have purchased my advance tickets online, but I’ve received no confirmation?
A. You should have received a confirmation email from Skiddle, please check your junk email.
Q. I purchased my advance tickets online from Skiddle, but no longer have my receipt email as proof of purchase. How can I get this re-sent to me?
A. If you never received your confirmation email, please check your junk email. If you have mistakenly deleted, or have lost your Skiddle confirmation email, then please log in to your skiddle customer account where you can have your confirmation email re-sent. If you did not create an account when you made your purchase, then you can contact Skiddle’s customer service on 03333 01 01 0 and ask them to re-send it. Alternatively, you can use Skiddle’s Chat Help facility on their website.
A. Can I get in without my bar-code?
Q. No, you will not get entry without your bar-code. You bar-code ticket is scanned by Dreamland’s security team, without a bar-code there is no way of them knowing if you have a valid ticket.
Q. I purchased my advance tickets, but have not received a barcode?
A. You bar-code is sent out to your email address a few days before the event. If you have not received it or cannot find your barcode, please contact Skiddle on 0333 301 0101.
Q. I have purchased tickets for my friends but we will not all arrive together; how do they get in if I have the bar-codes on my phone?
A. You must make sure you have given them a copy of your bar-codes or they will not be able to get in to Dreamland. You could send them a screen capture or print off a copy of the bar-codes for them.
Q. Do I show the same bar-code on Friday and Saturday evenings?
A. No, you will be sent two bar-codes a few days before the rally. You’ll need to show the Friday evening bar-code on Friday and the Saturday bar-code on Saturday. They will not work on the wrong evenings.
Q. Can I buy a day only ticket?
A. No, the custom show and parts fair is free. You will not require a ticket for entry into the custom show or parts fair on Saturday.
Q. Can I buy a one evening only ticket?
A. No we do not sell one evening only tickets, only weekend tickets.
Q. Can I sign on for the B.S.R.A, V.C.B. or L.C.G.B. Championships without buying a wristband?
A. Yes you can, the sign on stalls will be in the parts fair and is free entry.
Q. When I buy online, is the website secure and are my details protected?
A. All purchases you make via Skiddle.com, our official ticket outlet are encrypted through secure server technology.
Q. When I buy online, do I get charged a booking fee?
A. Yes, Skiddle will charge you a booking fee on each ticket you buy. If you request a refund or the rally is cancelled, you will not be refunded the booking fee, only the cost of your ticket/s.
Q. I’ve bought more than one ticket in one name on Skiddle, but we won’t be all arriving together at the same time, does this matter?
A. No it doesn’t matter, but each party arriving must have a copy of your bar-codes for both evenings.
Q. Can I purchase my ticket on the gate on the day?
A. No this is advance ticket only event both at Dreamland and the campsite.
Q. I am a Trader, can I purchase my Trade Stall ticket at the weekend?
A. No, you can only buy a traders ticket in advance.
Q. What time does do the doors open at Dreamland and what time does it close?
A. The doors open at 7.00 pm and the event ends at 2.00 am on both Friday 21st June and Saturday 22nd June. Last orders at the bar are 1.30 am
Q. What is the address of Dreamland?
A. Dreamland 49-51, Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ
Q. How do I enter dreamland?
A. You will need to show the bar-code that you were sent from Skiddle at the main entrance (beach side). You will not be able to get in without showing your bar-code for the relevant evening.
Q. Do I receive a wristband once I have my bar-code scanned?
A. No Dreamland do not operate a wristband system.
Q. Once I have had my bar-code scanned and I am inside Dreamland, can I leave and return later on?
A. No, once you are inside Dreamland you will not be able to leave and return. The only time this would be allowed would be in very special circumstances and this would be at the sole discretion of the Dreamland Event Manager.
Q. Are children permitted entry at Dreamland?
A. Children are permitted to the daytime custom show and parts fair. Unfortunately, Dreamland operates a 18+ age restrictions in their venues.
Q. How do I go from room to room once inside Dreamland without a wristband?
A Once inside Dreamland you are free to roam from room to room without proof of purchase.
Q. What time does the campsite rally gates open and close?
A. The gates open at 10.00am Friday 21st June and the rally closes on 12.00 midday Sunday 23rd June. You must leave the site with all your belongings by then.
Q. Where is the campsite and what’s the address?
A. The campsite is approximately a 20-minute walk or 5 minute scooter ride from Margate town center. The address is Palm Bay Green, CT9 3NR
Q. Are you running a shuttle bus from the Campsite into town?
A. Yes, hopefully we will be able to arrange this. If so, the cost of a return journey is likely to be around £5.00.
Q. Does the campsite have security?
A. Yes there will be 24-hour security on the campsite.
Q. Are Children allowed on the campsite?
A. Yes children are allowed on the campsite as visitors.
Q. Is there parking available for cars / vans?
A. There is no parking on the actual campsite, but there is plenty of free parking along the road adjacent to the campsite.
Q. Can I park my car next to my tent?
A. No you cannot drive your car onto the campsite. Cars must be parked on the public highway.
Q. Can I leave my car hooked to my caravan.
A. Once your caravan has been pitched in position, your car must be parked on the public highway.
Q. I’m registered Disabled, where can I park my car?
A. There is no parking on the campsite, you can park along the road next to the campsite and pitch your tent close to the road.
Q. How far is the car parking to the camping field?
A. Only a few meters.
Q. Can I drive my car into the campsite, unload it and then return it to the car park?
Q. Can I bring my Caravan / Motor-home on the Campsite?
A. Yes you can, we will be providing a separate area on the campsite for Campervans, Motor-homes and Vans that are slept in for £60.00 per vehicle. Each person in your vehicle will also need to buy a Dreamland Ticket with Camping.
Q. Are electrical hook-ups available?
A. No, we can’t provide electrical hook-up on our Campsite
Q. What facilities are on the Campsite?
A. We have clean, hot, portable shower cubicles on the campsite which are charged at £1.00 per shower and portable toilets.
Q. Can I bring my dog to the rally?
A. Yes dogs are welcome on the Campsite must be kept on leads at all times. Cleaning up is the responsibility of the owner. Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed in Dreamland.
Q. Can we use a BBQ on the campsite?
A. Yes you can use a BBQ, but it must be kept off the ground, at least three meters away from your or anyone else’s tent and safely extinguished once used. Open fires are not permitted.
Q. Can we use Chinese lanterns on the campsite?
A. No, Chinese lanterns are not permitted on the camp site due to the fire risk with tents.
Q. Is food and drink available at the Campsite.
A. Unfortunately we are not permitted to sell food or drink on the campsite but we have arranged for food and drink to be served just below our campsite at a Beach Bar.
Q. Is there any entertainment at the campsite?
A. No, there is no entertainment on the campsite, all our rally entertainment is held at Dreamland on Margate beach front.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to answer within 24 hours.