Accessibility

Bass Coast Accessibility 

AMENITIES 

Washrooms: 6 accessible bathroom(s) are located on site. Please see map. Bathrooms are all genders.

 

GROUNDS & SEATING 

Terrain: The festival grounds are flat grassy fields, gravel roads, and dirt pathways. All the stages, workshop areas, bars, and first aid are accessible by wheelchair, however it is bumpy in places. There are new gravel roads in the forest as part of the flood remediation.

Seating: There is limited seating located throughout the downtown festival site, at stages, and at various art installations. 

Stages: All stages are accessible for mobility devices.

There are accessible stage viewing platforms available at Main Stage and Slay Bay Stage. 

The Brain is seated. Attendees with accessibility needs can be accommodated at the front

Bars: All bars are accessible for mobility devices except for The Sky Bar which is only accessible by 2 stories of stairs.

 

MOBILITY DEVICES  

We encourage all guests with mobility disabilities to utilize personal forms of transportation, including wheelchairs and scooters. If you need to recharge your motorized wheelchair, you may do so at the Accessibility Camping area. Patrons should bring all cords and accessories needed to charge their devices. Chargers must use a 110-volt, 20 amp circuit. Please register via the Accessibility form if you require power.

 

ACCESSIBLE CAMPING & PARKING  

ENTRANCE: Please enter via A Gate, you will be issued a parking pass and the parking team will direct you to the reserved Accessible Camping area. 

ACCESSIBLE CAMPING: Available for those with limited mobility. The accessible camping area has power for battery charging and a wheelchair-accessible porta-potty. Accessible camping is on the festival side of the river and is located near the Cantina stage in the main festival field. 

Please fill out the Accessibility form to book an accessible campsite by June 30. 

 

SERVICE ANIMALS

All service animals must meet the criteria listed below and register in advance by emailing and filling out the Accessibility form.

Guide and service dogs (certified by the BC Registrar's office) are welcome on site and must be registered in advance. They should have legally required up to date vaccinations (documentation may be requested).   

Companion, emotional support, or therapy animals are not permitted. 

Only certified guide and service dogs that are under proper care of their owners will be granted accreditation. The service animal must remain leashed or harnessed by their handler's side at all times. If a harness or leash impede the service animal’s work, the owner must be able to control the service animal through other methods.

It is recommended appropriate animal protective gear (ear, foot, and/or eye protection) is worn during the event, as long as it does not impede the guide or service dog's work. High decibel levels near or at stages may cause permanent hearing damage to the animal.

Please be mindful of animal waste and dispose of it in refuse areas. 

Individuals with a guide or service dog are responsible for and liable for any injury or damage caused by the animal. 

 

PAYMENT SYSTEMS

All Bass Coast Bars, ICE, Showers, & The General Store are now CASHLESS. Accepted payment methods include Interac Debit Cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB, Discover, Apple Pay and Google Pay. Independent food and artisan vendors will continue to accept cash or card.

 

To register for accessible camping or register a guide or service dog, please fill out this Accessibility form by June 30.

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