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.

Need a lift or have a spare seat?
We support Liftshare a service which brings people together to share car journeys.  You can car share with other people heading to Masked Ball with Liftshare.com and its community of over 430,000 drivers and passengers across the country. Drivers can offer their spare seats for a split of the petrol cost, and non-drivers can request lifts to the festival. Liftshare’s free iOS and Android apps makes planning your festival road trip even easier.

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