Boomtown's Alcohol Policy: How Much Alcohol Can I Bring into Boomtown?

Boomtown's Alcohol Policy: How Much Alcohol Can I Bring into Boomtown?

Boomtown Festival

Get set for an electrifying experience at Boomtown, a festival renowned for its immersive storytelling and expansive musical lineup. As you gear up for this unique adventure, understanding Boomtown's alcohol policy is crucial to ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience. This article delves into the festival's guidelines on alcohol, highlights the cost of drinks on site, and introduces a savvy solution to keep your spirits high without the hefty price tag - our secret flasks. Let's dive into how you can maximize your Boomtown experience while keeping the good vibes flowing.

 Boomtown music festival

Understanding Boomtown's Alcohol Policy

Boomtown's approach to alcohol is designed with festival-goers' freedom and safety in mind, adhering to a policy of "reasonable personal use." This flexibility allows you to bring a personal selection of drinks, provided they adhere to the festival's guidelines:

General Guidelines:


  • Beer and Cider: 16x 440ml cans
  • Premixed Spirit Drinks: 17x 250ml cans
  • Wine: 3 litres in a non-glass container.

These guidelines offer the latitude to mix and match your alcohol selection within reasonable limits. Here are a few ways you could combine your choices:

Mix and Match Examples:


  • Opt for 16 cans of your favorite beer or cider if you have a single preference.
  • Combine 8 cans of beer with 9 cans of premixed spirit drinks for variety.
  • Choose 3 litres of wine if you're a wine enthusiast.
  • Mix 1.5 litres of wine with 8 cans of beer for a balance of wine and beer.

These combinations highlight the adaptability of Boomtown's alcohol policy, allowing you to enjoy a personalized beverage selection in line with the festival's guidelines.

Cost of Drinks within Boomtown

Inside the festival, the cost of purchasing drinks can quickly add up. Boomtown offers a diverse array of alcoholic options across various bars and stalls, but festival pricing can be significantly higher than standard retail prices:

  • Expect to pay between £6 and £7 for a pint of beer or cider.
  • Mixed drinks and cocktails can range from £7 to £12.

How Much Money Could a Secret Flask Save You?

If you're aiming to circumvent Boomtown's pricey drinks without skirting the festival's alcohol limits, our secret flasks are your perfect accomplice. These discreetly designed flasks allow you to bring along your preferred beverages, undetected during bag checks. They are a boon for those looking to merge enjoyment with affordability, ensuring your festival experience remains both joyful and budget-friendly.

Secret Flask 1: Boozey Bladder


Stay hydrated with your favourite drink throughout the Boomtown festival using our Boozey Bladder, a discreet flask that fits nicely around your waist and easily tucks under your trousers. This practical flask can hold up to 1 liter of your preferred beverage and can be effortlessly concealed in your bag or under your clothes. By using the Boozey Bladder, you can enjoy your favourite drink without worrying about running out or paying exorbitant prices for alcohol within the Boomtown festival grounds. Say goodbye to the hassle and expense of purchasing drinks, and enhance your Boomtown experience with our convenient and cost-effective Boozey Bladder.

Buy your Boozey Bladder here 


Secret Flask 2: Hidden Tampon flasks


For a discreet and compact option, our Secret Tampon Flask is a perfect choice to sneak alcohol into Boomtown. These cleverly disguised test tube flasks resemble tampons, making them easy to bring along. Each flask holds a shot of vodka and you get 5 tampons in each box, allowing you to enjoy 5 shots of your favorite drink without emptying your wallet. By using our Secret Tampon Flask, you can save money on drinks at the Boomtown festival and bypass the expensive prices at the bars. Stay in control of your budget while having a fantastic time at Boomtown!

Buy yours here!

Secret Flask 3: Hidden Umbrella flasks

It can get hot at Boomtown right? This is your umbrella for shade... well that's what you tell the security guys!

Make the most of your Boomtown festival experience with our Secret Umbrella Flask, the ultimate way to smuggle your favorite alcohol into the event. Disguised as an ordinary umbrella, this flask allows you to bring a quarter of a liter of your preferred drink without raising any suspicion. Say goodbye to the high prices of drinks at the Boomtown alcohol festival and enjoy your favorite beverages without breaking the bank. With the Secret Umbrella Flask, you can sip on your own drinks, potentially saving you significant amounts of money during your Boomtown adventure.

Buy yours here


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What if I get caught sneaking alcohol in?

If you're caught attempting to sneak in alcohol beyond what is permitted by Boomtown's alcohol policy, the security staff may confiscate it. Repeated attempts or significant breaches of the rules could lead to further action, including possible ejection from the festival.

Q: Won't all my drinks be warm?

You can purchase ice from on-site vendors to keep your drinks cold throughout the day.

Q: Will the flasks work through a metal detector?

Many hidden flasks are designed to be non-metallic and should not trigger metal detectors. However, it's essential to choose flasks made from materials like plastic or silicone to avoid any issues at security checkpoints.

Q: What if I run out of alcohol? 

If you run out of alcohol, Boomtown has numerous bars and vendors selling a wide variety of alcoholic beverages. While bringing your own can save money, the festival offers plenty of options to purchase drinks on-site.

Q: Can I leave the festival to refill my flasks? 

Boomtown typically allows re-entry for attendees, but policies can vary. If you plan to leave the site to refill your flasks, make sure to check the festival's specific re-entry rules for that year to avoid any surprises.


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