WHO CAN COME?
All women over 18 are welcome to join Petrolettes weekend. If you have a motorbike, vintage car, or some turbo rocket, bring it along. If you’re just playing with the idea of someday riding a motorbike, you should also come check out the fun with us! We also accommodate our roller-sisters on skates and skateboards. If you are under 18 years of age you need to be accompanied by a legal guardian.
WHEN DOES THE EVENT START AND END?
The entrance gates will be open from Friday 20th of July 2018 4pm. The event will close Sunday 22nd of July 2pm.
ARE MEN REALLY NOT ALLOWED?
Yes, they are not.
WHY WOMEN ONLY?
Petrolettes is about meeting more women who ride and embracing the female spirit. Excluding men it is about including women.
WHAT IS THE PETROLETTES‘ SPIRIT?
We are organizing this weekend to create joint ventures, not to create gaps. So fascist and discriminatory attitudes are not welcome.
We do not accept any form of discrimination or harassment at Petrolettes. We are proud of all diversity all the women who are part of this festival have to offer and hope our guests respect that this is a safe environment for us all to grow and learn. Please notify us if you see or experience any discrimination or harassment. We encourage our guests to get to know each other as it makes for a nicer and more communal environment which we strive to achieve through Petrolettes. Stay hydrated at all times and know your limits. Drink responsibly and NEVER drink and drive.
HOW DO I GET TO THE EVENT?
It is best to have your own vehicle to get to event site. The event area has enough parking options.
The location’s address: Ahlimbsmühle 3, 17269 Milmersdorf, Berlin.
You can find your best route here: https://goo.gl/maps/SjyvogHteJw
More info about shuttle possibilities soon.
WHERE CAN I STAY DURING THE EVENT?
This year we are glad to announce a limited number of bungalows right on the festival ground (more info on accomodation page: http://petrolettes.com/where-to-stay
Camping and parking options for caravan/buses etc. are included in the festival ticket. We have toiletes, showers and fresh water.
HOW ACCESSIBLE IS THE EVENT FOR PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS?
At Petrolettes we strive to make the event accessible for all women. Please write to us with any queries and requests.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO THE EVENT?
It’s camping time! Bring your tent, camping gear, sunscreen and mosquito repellent! Don’t forget valid ID and driving licenses.
Food and drinks will be available on the campground.
WHAT IS NOT ALLOWED?
Please pay attention to the restricted areas and do not enter them. Don’t start a fire or light up any pyrotechnic articles.
Please don’t bring drinks or food. We have everything on site.
Please do not use drugs and/or alcohol and drive on the festival site.
Also don’t bring:
- weapons of any kind, dangerous or illegal items;
- explosive materials, fireworks and other pyrotechnic articles; use of unreliable light or fire, pyrotechnics or flammable substances
- gas-spray bottles or gas pressure vessels;
- containers made of fragile or splintering material, in particular glass;
IS THERE RECYCLING AT THIS FESTIVAL?
At Petrolettes we also try our best to stay green by recycling the waste produced over the festival weekend and by respecting the beautiful nature that surrounds us. Please help us achieve this goal by recycling in the appropriate bins.
WHAT ABOUT PETROLETTES‘ SPRINT?
More info soon.
WHAT IS A DAY TICKET?
More info soon.
IS THIS LIKE A BIG LESBIAN PARTY WEEKEND?
We’re a motorcycle party weekend; if our LGBT sisters & girlfriends want to join the party, they know we love and welcome them !!
I don’t have a motorcycle; am I still allowed to come as a guest?
Yes you are. If you like what you see here, we invite you to come and party with us, even if you have no wheels. We still have plenty of fun happening for the foot people!
WHERE CAN I CONTACT THE ORGANIZER WITH ANY QUESTIONS? WHAT TO DO WHEN I LOST SOMETHING?
You can write to email@example.com at any time and for any question and lost and found items.
WHAT HAPPENS AT THE ENTRANCE?
At Petrolettes festival entrance you will be asked to show your ticket and valid ID or passport to security. Security are instructed to check you and your bags in case of suspicious, dangerous or illegal items, particular drugs, bats, punches and firearms, as well as explosive substances, as well as non-alcoholic beverages and foodstuffs.
With the admission to the event, you receive a bracelet, which gives you direct access to the event.
CAN I VOLUNTEER AT THE FESTIVAL?
Yes of course! We need all the help we can get and we always look forward to growing our Petrolettes family! Please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAN I RESERVE A MERCHANT STAND AT THE FESTIVAL?
Surely! Sellers who have a stand at the festival also form part of our sponsors list and will have their logo and links shared on our various social media. We ask however that sellers are in some way or another linked to the purpose and theme of the event.
CAN I BRING MY PET and/or CHILD TO THE FESTIVAL?
Children and/or pets are always welcome, however please be aware that events during the event are not always PG 13 so it is your responsibility to keep your child safe.