Each year this venue plays host to the biggest music festival in Latvia called Positivus Festival. The town of Salacgriva is in the northern region of Latvia. The festival site is located 120km from the Riga Int. Airport and 110km from Riga city centre.
The drive from Riga usually takes less than 2 hours. The drive from Liepaja and Ventspils takes roughly 5 hours. The drive from Aizkraukle, Jekabpils and Daugavpils lasts around 3 - 4,5 hours. The drive from Tallinn, Estonia takes round 3 hours. The drive from Vilnius, Lithuania takes round 5 hours.
The bus stop in Salacgriva is called "Salacgrivas autoosta" and it's located next to the petrol station and the 24 hour shop.
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. We cannot issue refunds to under 14s who are not accompanied by an adult.
More information about Positivus Festival tickets
POSITIVUS FESTIVAL'14 - RULES AND REGULATIONS
THE VISITORS HAVE THE RIGHTS TO REMAIN ON THE FESTIVAL GROUNDS AS LONG AS THEY FOLLOW THE OFFICIAL POSITIVUS FESTIVAL RULES AND REGULATIONS.
THE VISITORS CONSENT TO POSSIBLY HAVING THEIR PICTURE TAKEN AND/OR BEING FILMED, WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF THAT MATERIAL BEING USED FOR COMMERCIAL AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES WITHOUT COMPENSATION OR COPYRIGHT REMUNERATION.
ALL VISITORS CAN BE SUBJECTED TO PERSONAL DOCUMENTATION AND POSSESSION SEARCH WHILE ON THE FESTIVAL PREMISES.
THE FESTIVAL ORGANIZERS HAVE THE RIGHT TO PROHIBIT THE ENTRANCE INTO THE TERRITORY OR TO BANISH FROM THE TERRITORY THOSE, WHOSE BEHAVIOUR CAN DISRUPT THE FESTIVAL PROCEDURE OR ENDANGER THE SAFETY OF OTHER VISITORS.
BEFORE ENTERING THE FESTIVLA TERRITORY VISITORS WILL RECEIVE A VALID WRISTBAND IN EXCHANGE FO A VALID TICKET. VISITORS MUST WEAR A VALID WRISTBAND AT ALL TIMES, FOR THEY MIGHT BE SUBJECT TO CONTROL DURING THE FESTIVAL OR WHILE LEAVING AND ENTERING THE PREMISES.
SHOULD THE WRISTBAND BE DECLARED INVALID OR DAMAGED, THE VISITOR WILL BE ASKED TO IMMEDIATELY VACATE THE PREMISES.
IT IS FORBIDDEN TO PASS THE WRISTBANDS ON TO OTHER PEOPLE.
TICKET COUNTERFEITERS, AS WELL AS THOSE INVOLVED IN THE ACT, WILL BE HELD CRIMINALLY ACCOUNTABLE.
ONLY WRISTBANDS LOCATED ON THE WRIST WILL BE CONSIDERED AS A VALID FESTIVAL ENTRY PASSES. COUNTERFEIT OR DAMAGED WRISTBANDS (E.G. CUT, SOWN TOGETHER, GLUED OR THOSE WITH OPEN SECURITY CLASPS) AS WELL AS THOSE WIDER THAN THE WRIST, WILL BE CONSIDERED INVALID.
YOUNGSTERS UNDER THE AGE OF 16 MUST BE ATTENDED BY A PARENT OR A ANOTHER ADULT GUARDIAN ON THE FESTIVAL PREMISES.
CHILDREN UP TO THE AGE OF 10 CAN VISIT THE FESTIVAL FOR FREE, IF THEY ARE ATTENDED BY ANOTHER ADULT GUARDIAN POSSESSING A VALID FESTIVAL TICKET.
DETAILED POSITIVUS FESTIVAL RULES AND REGULATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT WWW.POSITIVUSFESTIVAL.COM/RULES First held in 2007, Positivus Festival for the eighth time will take place in the Latvian coastal city of Salacgriva, with sunny beaches and misty forests to compliment the world class performers, along with art and music workshops. Over the years, Positivus Festival has hosted The xx, Muse, Sigur Ros Imagine Dragons, Two Door Cinema Club, Willy Moon, Stereophonics, Travis, James, The Manic Street Preachers, Scissor Sisters, Crystal Castles, King Charles, Fatboy Slim, Mark Ronson & The Business Intl., Moby, Pete Doherty, Hurts, OK GO, Michael Kiwanuka, Tom Odell and many more.
Positivus also took home the `Best European Festival' award from the British ,Festival Guide" this year, beating the tremendously popular Roskilde, Roch Werchter and Spain's Benicassim in heavy competition. The student festival guide described the festival as possessing "a certain simple enchantment that is unmatched by any other event". The guide also points out that the festival is "fantastically affordable" and full of Latvian delights. The festival was also included in "Filter Magazine's" `Top 5 Most Anticipated (International) Summer Festival' countdown in 2011, with the follow-up resolution to visit and cover the live events from the festival this summer. This year the festival won the largest-ever foreign response and appreciation and Positivus Festival has been nominated for the festival award in "Best European line-up" category. This nomination of candidates is selected by an international jury, and Positivus Festival in this category is competing against 9 other European festivals, including Gla
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