Brace yourselves! We’re poised for the stampede as 3foot People Festival tickets go on sale.

The 3foot People Festival, based in Chelmsford, is returning for its eleventh year and is scheduled to take place from Tuesday 27 June to Thursday 29 June 2017.

Following yet another sell-out last year, the UK’s largest preschool event is expecting to welcome nearly 14,000 people over three days. The award-winning event will be held within the picturesque Hyland Park.

Children and their parents and carers will be able to enjoy dozens of shows and activities in the decorated grounds of the Hyland estate.

Tickets are on sale to the general public from Wednesday 26 April at 9.00am at Alternatively, tickets can be purchased in person at the Chelmsford Theatre Box Office on Fairfield Road, Chelmsford from 10.00am.

The organisers have warned that some people have experience problems when trying to book tickets using their mobile phone or tablet. They have advised people to use a PC to book their tickets wherever possible to avoid potential difficulties.

All tickets, including bus and car parking tickets, should be ordered in advance of the Festival.

3foot People Festival Tickets:

  • Parents and guardians aged 16 years and over: £11.00
  • Children aged 2-5 years old: £11.00
  • Children aged 1-2 years old: £5.50
  • Babies and children under 1 year: £2.00


Festival Shuttle Bus Return (operating from the city centre to the venue throughout the day)

  • Adult Bus Tickets – £5.00
  • Children aged 2 to 5 years bus tickets – £3.50
  • Children under 2 years (including babies) bus tickets – Free


Car Park Tickets

  • £2.50 per vehicle

Further details on The 3foot People Festival can be found be visiting the event website at and the Facebook at