Frequently Asked Questions

What is Foostival?

Foostival is an EU wide Guild Wars 2 fan event. It brings players together, face to face, in a quaggan friendly zone.  We are run by fans for fans and focus on the fantastic Guild Wars 2 community, with round tables, competitions, guides and swag. Hopefully, by the end of our day you will walk away with lots of memories and some new raiding partners.

Where does the Foostival take place?

We have events across Europe. Foostival UK is at Loading Bar’s Secret Weapon venue in Stratford, London.

When is the Foostival?

Foostival UK is on 7th May 2016 and runs from 11am to 6:30pm. Doors will be open from 10:30am.

How do I get there?

Stratford is in East of London. You can get to London from across the UK and Europe by car, rail, coach, and plane. There is a wealth of information on the official London tourist website.

Once you are in London, we highly recommend you use the local public transport to get to Stratford. The official Transport For London site will help you here and a bit more info on our location is available on our website.

Where can I park?

Stratford International station has ample parking available only a short walk from the venue. It is recommended that you pre-book your space.

Where can I stay?

We do not have a recommended hotel for anybody staying overnight, however you can find a number of hotels nearby. You can find budget options such as the Travelodge, Premier Inn, and Ibis nearby, and public transport is available to Canary Wharf and London Docklands as late as 12.45am.

We’ve found the following websites useful for finding hotels in London on various occasions:

How do I get in?

You will need to have a ticket to get into Foostival. You can get tickets from Monday 29th February.

Foostival is in a bar, are under 18’s allowed?

Yes, but you and everyone else are advised to bring valid photo ID.

What is valid Photo ID?

We recommend bringing ID in the form of passport, drivers licence, student card, or citizenship card. We will be handing out wrist bands to everybody but the final decision lies with our hosts at the Secret Weapon.

If you are under 18 and/or do not have photo ID, please contact us before purchasing a ticket.



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