VENUE

THE GATE IS FAMILY-FRIENDLY AND ACCESSIBLE with great facilities:

  • CAFE BAR serving FOOD, SNACKS & hot drinks UNTIL THE EVENING, DRINKS SERVED UNTIL CLOSe. additional bar upstairs.

  • STREET FOOD CATERER OUTSIDE UNTIL late (YOU CAN BRING FOOD IN)

  • seating or standing

  • BABY CHANGING FACILITIES

  • QUIET SPACE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

  • WHEELCHAIR friendly

  • personal ASSISTANT TICKETS AVAILABLe from walesgoespop@gmail.com

  • GENDER NEUTRAL TOILET

  • FRIENDLY SECURITY STAFF

  • FREE EAR PLUGS (WE RECOMMEND BRINGING EAR DEFENDERS FOR CHILDREN)

wE WANT EVERYONE TO FEEL SAFE AND WELCOME. Please let us know if you need help with anything eg. travel, taxis, accommodation. 

PLEASE RESPECT THE VENUE, STAFF AND EACH OTHER. IF SOMEONE IS BOTHERING YOU, PLEASE TELL our STAFF (SECURITY, STEWARD, BAR OR ENGINEER).

BAG SEARCHES - please note there'll be bag searches FOR everyone ENTERING/RE-ENTERING THE BUILDING, DUE TO LICENSING REQUIREMENTS. you may bring in food from outside, but not drinks. 

ACCESS

entrance - SLIGHT slope up TO THE ENTRANCE, flat doorway, LEADING TO THE WRISTBAND EXCHANGe WHICH HAS STAFF WHO CAN PROVIDE ANY INFORMATION YOU MIGHT NEED THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND.  

CAFE bar ON THE GROUND FLOOR WITH FLAT ACCESS AND SEATING AVAILABLE. it can also be a good quiet space while the acts play upstairs.

TOILETS are ON THE GROUND FLOOR WHICH ARE SUITABLE FOR WHEELCHAIRS, WITH GRAB BARS, Baby changing facilities, gender neutral.

quiet space available, please speak to our staff at the wristband exchange.

MAIN THEATRE - UPSTAIRS VIA ONE FLIGHT OF STAIRS, OR A LIFT LOCATED DOWN THE CORRIDOR, COMing OUT BY A RAMP INTO THE MAIN THEATRE. tHERE IS an additional BAR IN THE MAIN THEATRE, AND YOU MAY TAKE FOOD UPSTAIRS IF YOU WISH. 

TO DISCUSS ANY REQUIREMENTS, IF YOU'D LIKE TO BRING An ASSISTANT, OR WANT TO ARRIVE EARLY BEFORE WE OPEN, PLEASE EMAIL WALESGOESPOP@GMAIL.COM - you can also phone the gate on tel: 02920 483344 (10.30am-5.30pm mondays, 9.30-5.30pm tuesdays-Fridays)

 The Gate's main theatre

The Gate's main theatre