The third edition of Big Burn Istanbul will open its doors on July 26th at 12.00 and will end at the early hours of Monday morning, July 29th. It will be located at a very sweet resort called Woodyville Treehouses!
Woodyvılle Treehouses Şile
Woodyville Treehouses is located in the small village of Akçakese, 60km from Istanbul, 17km from Şile and 20km from Ağva.
We hope you keep the number of cars you bring to the festival to a minimum and help us reduce the impact of the festival on the environment and local communities. You will also be able to reduce traffic and help everyone to enjoy the festival as early as possible. Please use Discussion Wall of our Facebook Event Page to communicate with other participants and make your car-pool arrangements if you’d like 🙂
There will be shuttles arranged for all three days. Shuttles will be available from Kadıköy, Taksim, Beşiktaş and Levent districts to the festival area and vice versa. Shuttle schedules will be announced on our social media channels and here prior to the event.
Coming from Abroad or Out of City?
There are hundreds of flights coming in and out of Istanbul at Sabiha Gökçen and Istanbul Airports. HAVABUS operates a direct airport bus service which uses Taksim and Kadıköy as one of the drop-off and pick-up points. You can find airport bus schedules here.
Arriving & Leaving
On arrival, you will guided to the parking and drop-off spots by a private Car Park Management. We suggest you take our shuttles in order not to encounter with any parking issues. Big Burn Istanbul is not responsible from the parking area.
The car park is around a 5 minute walk to the camping and the festival area and will open at 12 on Friday 26th July so that campers can arrive and get set up early. The gates into the festival will open at 2pm. Please do not arrive any earlier than this as we can’t let you in and you will be asked to move on.
Campers are welcome to stay on site until 11am on Monday 29th July. Festival-Only ticket holders will have to leave the area at 9am on Monday 29th July.
You will be gives wristbands according to your ticket types. Please do not take the wristbands off as we won’t be providing you a new one.
There will be hotel packages available apart from camping. Accommodation is forbidden outside of the camping area, this includes sleeping in the car park. Vehicles such as cars, vans, motorcycles, bicycles, trailers are not allowed to be taken inside the camping area. Please check out FAQ’s and Rules for more details.