Frequently Asked Questions

Can I reserve a ticket?
Due to demand we are not able to reserve places, bookings are done on a first-come-first-served basis.

Can I book by phone, post or in person at The Point, Eastleigh?
The Point can accept phone and in person bookings as well as online bookings.

Do I need to complete any forms?
Yes. There will be forms to be completed upon in advanced sent via email.

Do you have concession prices?
All 5 day courses with two or more classes have a discount included within the main price. See prices.

Can I pay in instalments?
Yes. On courses £250+ we offer a two stage payment option. Please contact The Point, Eastleigh directly to arrange the instalment payment option. All payments must be settled by Monday 9th July or you will lose you place and first instalment. The option to pay in instalments will not be available from Monday 18th June.

What is your cancellation / refund policy?
We are happy to offer a full refund on the course fee up to 8 weeks prior to the event. If cancelling 6 weeks prior to the event we will offer a 50% refund. No refunds will be given 4 weeks prior to the course. Please consider this when purchasing your course.

Do I have to attend every day?
Yes. These are NOT drop in clasees. For your own safety and that of your fellow participants, you must attend the entire course.

What level of experience do I need to do an EADF Course?
The level of experience required is specified next to each course on the timetable. These are guides and ultimately it is your responsibility to pick a level suitable for yourself. If you are unsure please contact Lindsey Butcher, organiser directly on:

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to take part in the event?
You must be 18 years+ to take part in the EADF courses. Special consideration may be given to those younger but with prior experience. Please get in touch PRIOR to booking your course if you are under 18 years or have any concerns.

Will the event be photographed / filmed?
Yes, parts of the event will be documented for EADF and its artists, partners and The Point, Eastleigh. This material may be used to promote future EADF events. If you prefer not to be photographed/filmed please let a member of EADF staff know on the day.

How will I recieve my ticket?
You will be sent an email confirmation after you have purchased your course. Please bring this confirmation email (printed or digital format) on the registration day. The building will be open from 8am for registration. Classes will start promptly at 9am.


EADF aims to be an inclusive festival and open to anyone interested in experiencing the aerial arts and any Deaf or disabled participants qualify for an additional discount on application. Please contact us for more detail.

The Point is an easily accessible building with all classes happening on the ground floor, (no steps), with the exception of the cyr wheel classes which takes place in an accessible building diagonally across the road from The Point.

We regret that at this time we are unable to provide Audio Describers or BSL Interpreters to support the classes. If you would like to attend the festival but are unsure as to whether we would be able to provide the level of support you require please contact Lindsey on