Festival Site:

Beacon Crag Porthleven Helston Cornwall TR13 9LA


Beacon Crag Porthleven Helston Cornwall TR13 9LA Masked Ball is based off the A394, take the exit onto the B3304 and follow directions to the festival to park your vehicle.  There will be accurate AA signage to direct you on the approach to Masked Ball. There will be no access through Porthleven.

Lift Share:

Need a lift or have a spare seat?
For lift shares please use the Pasty Connection lift share app. 
The pasty connection is a Cornish mobile app based lift-share community. 

Download the app at www.pastyconnection.com

Use the ID group ‘Ballers’ when signing up to receive a free subscription and automatically join the Masked Ball group. 

If you are driving to the festival and would like to find people to share the journey and the costs, or if you’re looking to get the festival but don’t have a vehicle you can offer or a request for a lift via the app. The Pasty Connection will have a tent in the festival car park and will be giving away free subscriptions to those that have lift-shared to the event. 

By lift sharing you will be reducing emissions and congestion around the site, and hopefully make some new friends along the way!

Taxi numbers:

Darrens Taxis: 0787 9770 445

Steves Taxis: 0796 7998 016

Road closures:

The coastal road out of Porthleven will be closed from the junction of Beacon Road and the Harbour Head, passed the festival site to the junction with Trewithick Road from 10:00 hours on Friday 25th May to 14:00 hours on Monday 28th May to all but residents.


Car parking is available for all Masked Ball customers.

Cars and motorbikes require a car parking pass, purchased separately. Campervans require a campervan campsite pass, purchased separately.

By Train:

The closest train station is St Erth Railway Station (approx. 12 miles from the festival), but Camborne is more accessible with a more frequent service. Use the GWR or Trainline websites to find and book your service.

By Air:

The closest airport is Newquay Airport, which is 30 miles away and has multiple national flights daily.

Festival Info

2018 Video

“The best festival I've been to... and I've been to a lot!...”


“Probably one of the most beautiful, up for it and dressed to the nines crowd you can possibly imagine”

247 Magazine

“A playground for the most hedonistic party adventurer”

Cornwall Live

“Thank you Masked Ball, you’ve returned to your inner soul and made a truly great festival....”

Culture Fly