WHERE TO GO?

Located between Belgium and Luxembourg, the Cabaret Vert is the cultural event of the north of France before the new school year !
Localisation : Square Bayard 
08000 Charleville-Mézières
 (15 minutes walk from the train station)

GATE OPENING

Thursday 23 August : 5pm
Friday 24, Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 August : 2pm
GOOD TO KNOW!
Don’t wait for the opening of the gates : retrieve your bracelets at the festival ticket location, opening Wednesday 22 August.

HOW TO COME ?

SEVERAL MODES OF TRANSPORT… WE HAVE A SOLUTION FOR EVERYBODY!


>>> BY BUS
NEW! Come by bus with Flixbus from Paris from 8.99 €!
You have not booked your transport for Le Cabaret Vert yet and do not want to pay too much? FlixBus accompanies you to Charleville Mézières and gives you an exclusive discount of 3 €!
Travelling from Paris Bercy to Charleville-Mézières station are provided by Flixbus. The return is also proposed. In both directions, the bus will stop at the Champagne-Ardenne TGV station.
BOOK YOUR BUS TRAIL


>>> BY TRAIN
The best solution for a long stay at lower cost and environmentally friendly!
The SNCF TGV station is located in the city center, near the Cabaret Vert site.
By bus: line 5 – from Place de la Gare stop to St Julien / On foot: 15 minutes

Travel with others and enjoy 60% off with Allons Bon Train!
Allons Bon Train is a web platform that allows you to access tickets up to 60% cheaper. The principle is simple, you are put in touch with other travelers wishing to take the same train to access together reduced rates, group rates of the SNCF.
>>> TEST IT !


>>> BY CARPOOLING
More economy, more discussion & less pollution.
Carpooling is ecological and economical! Not to mention that the parking of the Parc des Expositions is put at the free disposal of the festival-goers (10min on foot).
In 2017, 12.111 festival-goers came by carpooling, we did better in 2018?
>>> TEST IT !

GOOD PLAN
New self-help group to come and sleep at Cabaret Vert.
We receive many requests for carpooling and accommodation, so here is a FACEBOOK group that should allow you to get organized between you.


>>> TAKE YOUR BICYCLE !

Reserved for the most adventurous
If you cycle your way to the Cabaret Vert and you are coming from Belgium or Northern Ardennes, you can take the Voie Verte.
If you live in the Ardennes, the website Ecocyclette

GOOD TO KNOW :
You’ll find a bike-park at the entrance of the festival.


THE CAMPSITES

LOOK FOR THE CAMPSITE MADE FOR YOU AND MAKE YOUR CHOICE !


>>> CAMPSITE N°1

You’re ready to party and want to be as close to the festival location as possible
Where : 250m away from the festival location
When : from Wednesday the 22th of August at 6pm until Monday the 27th of August at 12pm
How much : 15€ regardless of how many nights you spend there
How : bring your tent and everything you need
Utilities : showers, dry toilets, everything to recharge your cellphone, a grocery store, a bar, an eating and an entertaining areas. Help for disabled people is provided.


>>> CAMPSITE N°2
You’d rather make a 10mn walk and rest and sleep tight
Where : under the trees of the Square de la Vieille Meuse, just 10 minutes away from the festival location and next to the car park
When : from Wednesday the 22th of August at 6pm until Monday the 27th of August at 12pm
How much : 10€ regardless of how many nights you spend there
How : bring your tent and everything you need
Utilities : showers, dry toilets, everything to recharge your cellphone, food and drinks
Bonus : you’re free to access the campsite n°1’s grocery store and entertainment area whenever you want

>>> TEEPEES ON CAMPSITE N°2
You’re not a risk-taker et you’d rather save your strength for the shows
You and your friends want to live a unique experience at the Cabaret Vert ? You all need a little comfort ?
Where : in a private space on Campsite n°1, 250 meters away from the festival location
When : from Wednesday the 22th of August at 6pm until Monday the 27th of August at 12pm
How much : From 15, 17 or 19 € per night per person, for a tipi of 5 people
How : book your teepee at www.bed&smile.com
Utilities : a personalized reception, a teepee made from a 100% natural and waterproof cotton, a high quality floor mat, a 14m² space for four or five people, comfortable mattress, private toilets, a portable rechargeable flashlight and a lock to secure your teepee.
Bonus : you can access the campsite n°1’s showers, dry toilets, grocery store, bar, eating and entertaining areas whenever you want.


>>> CAMPSITE N°3
Sports, games, a pool, green spaces, the city center and cafe terraces nearby … because you want to enjoy your weekend and the festival is not enough.
where: near the city center, on Mount Olympus. 30 minutes walk from the festival (2.5 km accessible on foot). by public transport: line n ° 18, change to Nevers stop, then line n ° 5
when: from Wednesday, August 22 to 18:00 to Monday, August 27 at noon
how much: 15 € whatever the number of nights
how: with a tent and everything that goes with
services: showers, ecological toilets, mobile recharge, catering and refreshments
animations:
> sports: zumba, muscular awakening, hiking, running, tennis, football, basketball, handball, petanque, paddle, …
> games: darts, foosball, pinball …
> Tourism: Rimbaud Museum and Place Ducale nearby

IMPORTANT INFORMATIONS
The access to the campsites is strictly limited to those who attend the festival.
The reception desk will open the 22th of August at 6pm and will close the 27th of August at 12pm.
Barbecues, motor homes and animals are not allowed to access any campsite.

PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND REDUCED MOBILITY
There is one area inside the campsite n°1 which is dedicated to those who have disabilities or a reduced mobility including a tent space and private toilets.

WE ALL SHARE THE SAME CONCERN REGARDING THE GOOD CARE OF THE ENVIRONMENT ON THE DIFFERENT CAMPSITES
Waste bags are available at the campsite reception desk. There are a lot of areas throughout the campsite where you can depose your wastes, it will just take a few minutes!


WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK AT CABARET VERT ?

Many food, drinks, coffee, alcool free and water bars are waiting for you !
Come on and taste Ardennes specialities for a good price !
Our stands follows a durable food convention.


MONEY / CASH

The festival is not equipped with ATM’s. Don’t forget to take change! The festival is located in the heart of the city and many ATM are available not so far from the site. Credit card payments are possible at the festival’s main entrance located Place St Julien to purchase tickets. Inside the festival, we accept credit cards to buy Bayards (The festival’s official currency) and at the official Cabaret Vert boutique.


WHERE TO FIND BAYARDS?

Bayard is the currency used on the festival. For all of your purchases during the festival, you have to change euros into bayards on the sales point “chalet bayards”.


WHERE TO CHARGE HIS PHONE?

In partnership with Orange, you can charge your phone on the festival site at the Cabaret Vert shop and in the 3 camping areas


LOST PROPERTY

During the festival, two information points and lost property office will be opened. Please note that after the festival, lost property will be drop off at the local police office of Charleville-Mézières from August, Tuesday 28th 2017.


INFORMATIONS

>>> Place Saint Julien (Festival’s main entrance)
– general informations about the festival
– lost and found
– earplugs
– portable ashtrays
>>> At the Cabaret Vert Shop

The Cabaret Vert Shop (next to the Illuminations stage and the Plaine de la Macerienne) is opened at the same time that the festival. This shop provides the followings services :
– Phone charge
– Merchandising (festival and artists of 2015 edition goodies)
– General informations about the festival
– Sustainable development informations
– Lost and found
– Carpooling informations
– Noise-canceling headset for kids
– Earplugs
– Portable ashtrays
– Registration for festival site tour


PREVENTION AND SAFETY

To keep the festive spirit, do not hesitate in case of doubt to inform yourself at the prevention stands of the association Yoz. The voluntary team of Yoz will be present on the site and on the camping site of the festival to inform and prevent from the risks connected to festive places behaviors, especially risks linked to the consumption of psychoactive substances (tobacco, alcohol, cannabis, ecstasy). Volunteers will also inform people of other risky behaviors such as listening to amplified music, driving safely or having unprotected sex (HIV, IST and hepatitis).

 

HANDICAP

WELCOMING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
An 20 volunteers team is focused on welcoming person with disabilities.
– There are 2 information points at the Cabaret Vert : 1 at the entrance et 1 on the festival site. Those 2 informations points have PRM and persons with disabilities access.
– The Cabaret Vert apply a durable food convention. Food stalls and bars are aware of PRM and persons with disabilities welcome.
– Every food stalls and bars have an esay access to their stand.
– Platforms for people with weelchair are located in front of Zanzibar stafe and Illuminations stage.
– Dry toilets for people with disabilities are available next to each stages, on the Square Alternatif area and on the camping area.
– Rough bands are located at the top and the bottom of the stairs goign from little to big stage.
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The team of the festival offers a personalized welcome for persons with reduced mobility.
To organize your visit of the festival, please contact our team in charge with the reception of persons with reduced mobility.
handicap@cabaretvert.com
Do not hesitate to contact us for any questions about your trip to the Cabaret Vert.