Your guide to packing for Barclaycard Presents Latitude 2023

Latitude Festival

As the countdown to Barclaycard presents Latitude 2023 continues, first-timers may be wondering about what to pack for the weekend. As a rule of thumb, we recommend that you only bring what you’ll really need across the weekend, and pack what you can carry. The lighter you travel, the quicker you can unload and set up camp – the sooner you can enjoy the festival!

Not sure what the essentials are? We’ve compiled a handy guide to what to bring – and what NOT to bring!

What to bring…

Your festival ticket
Your travel ticket
Your ID
Your driving licence (with an up-to-date address in case it gets lost!)
Cash/bank cards
Mobile phone and battery pack
Ear plugs
Reusable water bottle
A sturdy tent – you need to bring it back with you!
Sleeping mat/bag/duvet/pillow
Sturdy walking shoes or boots
Waterproof coat and trousers
Weather appropriate clothing – it gets chilly at night!
Toiletries inc. towel, soap
Any necessary medication
Toilet roll
Suncream and sun hat
Glasses/contacts and solution
Bin bags
Valuables marked with house name and postcode

What not to bring…

Anything you’re not prepared to take back with you!
Disposable vapes
Excess packaging
Non-biodegradable body glitter or confetti
Disposable wipes

Please note that you may be searched at the entrance for any items that may be used in an illegal or offensive manner, which will be confiscated and not returned.

The following items are prohibited:

Portable laser equipment or pens
Animals (except registered guide dogs)
Sound systems or drums
Sky lanterns, kites, fireworks or wax flares
Nitrous oxide (laughing gas)



We still have a few weeks to go until the start of Latitude, but it’s never too early to start preparing! We hope you found these tips useful, and we can’t wait for you to join us in the stunning grounds of Henham Park next month.

Tickets Barclaycard Presents Latitude 2023 are almost completely sold out, but we still have a limited number of Friday tickets remaining – grab them while you still can!