The Tipp Classical glampsite has a leave-no-trace eco-policy and all three glampsites will feature pre-pitched tipis, yurts, or tents manned by professional glamping companies, whose main objective is the safety of the glampers and the environment that homes them.

All amenities will be provided, including clean toilet and shower facilities and the fantastic Tipperary Festival Foods Pop-Up, supplying amazing food options for glampers – the fun will begin as soon as you want it to!

Glamping accommodation is divided into three areas - some info below and links to where you can book your choice of home for the weekend.



Glampsite One: In association with Hearthworks

Treat yourself to some tribal luxury at Tipp Classical 2019 with cosy canvas camping in Tipis and Yurts! Hearthworks are delighted to be offering a selection of the finest festival accommodation, with a great choice of comfortable Glamping options. This site is located closest to the Stadium and Car Park, with ease of access to hot showers and the Tipperary Festival Foods Pop-Up serving mouth-watering breakfast, lunch and dinner.

*Please note, the Hearthworks site quote their prices in sterling *


Glampsite Two: In  association with Yippee Tents

Yippee Tents are passionate about luxury camping under canvas. Their range of beautiful Bell Tents come furnished with a variety of options to suit every budget.

Yippee Tents Campers benefit from close & easy access to the Stadium and Car Park, toilets, luxurious hot showers, phone charging stations, as well as the amazing Tipperary Festival Foods Pop-Up, where they can enjoy some amazing fare before hitting the action!

Hang out in their exclusive Hospitality area featuring a selection of drinks and snacks and get ready for the show in the Yippee Pamper Tent.


Glampsite Three: In association with Pitched Perfect

Pitched Perfect is Ireland’s number one supplier of pre-pitched tents for festivals and events. They take the hassle out of festival camping with a range of tents for 2 - 8 people and offer the very best in luxury bell tents with prices to suit every pocket.

Our boutique campsite offers private showers, toilets, Pamper Parlour and chill out area as well as 24hr security. Festival camping has never been so easy. Simply order your package online and we will have everything ready for you when you arrive!

The site also has access to all amenities and car-park, including Tipperary Festival Foods Pop-Up    


Campervan Site

Access our campervan site at Tipp Classical! Tickets are for the entire weekend. Camping site access from 10am on Friday 20th until 5pm on Sunday 22nd only. Ticket includes an electric hookup and access to all the site facilities. Max length up to 6.8 metres, and max 4 persons per camper each of whom must have a weekend festival ticket.





The FOOD AND DRINK VILLAGE at this year’s festival will be much more extensive - the best loved elements will remain such as the Prosecco Tent and Applemans Secret Garden, the Food Fayre will have many more options and outlets.

We are delighted to exclusively announce the Tipp Classical partnership with multi award winning Dingle Distillery, who will be pouring their signature gin and vodka all weekend in cocktail, straight up and mixed drink form!





Information coming soon.

Taking the car?

From Cork City, approximately 1hr 20min, via M8
From Dublin City, approximately 1hr 50min, via M7
From Ennis, approximately 1hr 30min, via M7
From Kilkenny City, approximately 1hr, via M8
From Limerick City, approximately 1hr, via M7



Taking the train?

From  Thurles Railway Station

13 minutes walk from Semple Stadium, (1.1 km) via Bohernanave.

Please note there are no special trains on sale for the concerts






List of items prohibited in Semple Stadium and in the Eco-Glampsite:


  • Backpacks bigger than A4

  • Knives or sharp objects

  • Flares

  • Fireworks

  • Glass bottles or glasses

  • Bottle caps

  • Umbrellas

  • Offensive weapons

  • Offensive or political flags or banners

  • Video recording equipment

  • Alcohol

  • Drugs

  • Non personal medication

  • Pets or animals (except guide dogs)


  • Personal tents or sleeping apparatus

  • Barbecue or external cooking equipment including gas cookers

  • Flares

  • Fireworks

  • Drugs

  • Pets or animals (except guide dogs)

  • Knives or offensive weapons

  • Amplifiers or excessively loud speakers

The glamping site operates a 'leave no trace' policy. Guests are expected to remove all equipment from the site after the event and place all rubbish  the bins provided. 


Frequently asked questions

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We’re here to try to answer any and all of your questions about Tipp Classical this September.

But, if we’ve left anything out please let us know!

You can email us on

or tweet your question @tippclassical

First, let’s see how we get on!


How can I get a ticket to Tipp Classical 2019?

You can purchase your tickets through Eventbrite here:

Is camping included with the ticket?


All the information you need for Glamping at Tipp Classical 2019 is available here:

Are there showers on site?

Yes. There will be clean toilet and shower facilities in the glamp sites

Is regular camping available or just glamping?

This year you will have the option of pre pitched tipis, yurts or tents manned by professional glamping companies, whose main objective is the safety of the Glampers and the environment that homes them.

Only Glamping will be available this year due to licensing conditions.

There is plenty of other accommodation options available in Thurles. We’ll be posting details of this in the coming days. Stay tuned!

Is the Day to Day programme available yet? When will it be available?

No, this information is not available yet. We are working on it and are very excited about it! Both days will be jammed full of amazing performances along with performances with the orchestra. Keep an eye on our socials for updates on the programme when we have it. (Just give us a few weeks 😉)

What ages are allowed at the festival?

The event is strictly over 18s due to licensing issues

The following are accepted as ID for the bars and cigarettes.

  • Passport

  • Drivers Licence

  • Garda Age Cards

Please note that ID checks will also be in place on entry to the festival. We reserve the right to refuse admission without a refund.

Will there be seat assignments on tickets this year?

This year it will be unreserved seating which means you have access to either a seat of your choice or standing on the pitch.

The stand will be open from an hour before the main show starts so you'll be able to take any seats you like

As a band/performer how do I apply to perform at Tipp Classical 2019?

We are still working on the programme at the moment and have very few slots left but send a Spotify link and a very brief bio to and we will submit it to our bookers. We’ll be in touch if there is a slot available for you.

How do I apply to trade at Tipp Classical 2019?

Please fill out our Trader Application Form and read our T&Cs here :

How do I volunteer at the festival?

We will not be looking to recruit volunteers at this year’s festival

Is Tipp Classical 2019 accessible for wheelchair users?

Yes, the stadium is fully accessible - there will be a viewing platform this year!

How do I apply for disabled access?

When you buy your ticket please email your ticket to and we’ll provide you with more information

Can I bring a camper van to the festival?

Yes.  Up to 6.3 metres

Can I pitch a tent beside it?


Can I park my car beside my camper van?

Car parking is adjacent to the camper van site

Will there be ATMs available on site?


Will the vendors accept cards?


Will there be a supermarket on site?


Can you charge phones on site?


Will there be lockers on site?


Are animals permitted on site?


Will your food and drinks traders cater for specific dietary requirements? Will there be vegetarian/vegan options?

Yes. Vendors will be obliged to provide allergen details on food on offer and there will be a wide range on offer including vegetarian and vegan options.  

We will have details on specific vendors closer to the date.

Can you come and go throughout the weekend? Re-entry?


Can I bring my own alcohol in to the festival?

No, not in to the camp site or the festival arena

Can I bring glass bottles on to the site or in to the campsite?


Queues for the bar were long last year. Will it be same this year?

No, there is a brand new layout this year with more vendors

Can I bring a chair in to the main area?

No. There is ample seating in the stand

What items are restricted on site?

Please see the list of restricted items for the stadium and the eco-glampsite here :

Will there be plenty of toilets?

What’s the best way to get to the festival?

Please see travel advice and information under the Travel section here: