What are festival dates
The festival opening party begins on Tuesday 24th June and closes party commences Saturday 30th June.
Where is the festival
The festival takes places at various venues and locations in day and night Malia, a town in the greek island of Crete.
Each party runs on different operational times. Check program for full info on times.
Set times for each show and event will be released online in the lead up to the festival.
Lineup updates will be released on our home page and social media channels 1st
Lost property will be taken to our box office open daily
Whatsapp info line 24 hours a day: +447590834117
How Do I Collect My Tickets or Wristband
You should receive a confirmation email from ticket seller you purchased your tickets from. Please print out your ticket or download it onto your phone. Bring your ticket along with your photo ID to the venue box office in the middle of the Malia strip and collect your wristband for Take Off Festival. Here you will also be able to book excursion packages and ask our reps any questions.
My Tickets Have Not Arrived, Where are they?
We do not post tickets. If you have purchased tickets and have not received confirmation please contact the ticket outlet directly for information. If no response Email us on firstname.lastname@example.org we and will assist.
Do I Need Photo ID
You need photo ID to collect your wristband
What time does the box office open and close
Our box office opens daily at 11am and closes at 11pm. On the 1st day of the festival opening party we will be operating an out of hours
Are Boat Parties Included In Tickets
Boat Party tickets are available as an add on.
I cant go anymore can I get a refund
Unfortunately tickets and deposit payments are non refundable
Our events are in different locations and venues day and night there is no restrictions on re-admissions.
The closest Airport is Herakilon. Resort is 35km away and journey times take between 30-45mins.
Travel From Airport
Our travel partner offers return shuttle service when booking flight and accommodation together from £20 per person. We recommend Taxi €50 euros for up to 4 passengers. There is a public bus running between airport and malia for €4 per passenger.
Are Hotels Close To Venues
Most hotels are a short 10-15 min walk from venues. Crystal Beach Club we recommend a 5 minute taxi journey to the venue
Im Not Staying Close To Resort
Taxi services are readily available 24 hours a day on the island. The Taxi rank is situated at the top of the strip or you can pre book calling +30 698 602 6848
Where do I book a flight
Visit our travel partners ?? Who offer an extensive range of flights into Crete (Herakilon) around the times of the festival.
Where Should I Stay
Visit our travel partners on accommodation section who offer a range of hotels to suit all budgets
If you need to get about we recommend Hermes and Motor Fun located in resort. Please ensure you have a full driving licence with you
A bus service does run through the island every 30 mins and does operate between airport and resort
The local currency in Greece is Euros. Cash exchange combios are available everywhere you turn.
ATM machines are plentiful all around resort and are never more than a short walk away
Malia is one of the cheapest and safest destinations in Europe. Drinks prices as low €2.00 for a beer/shot and €2.50 for a single spirit and mixer ,
What else is there to do in Malia
Day tours are available to the picturesque Chrissi Island, try a safari tour around the island or try some water sports with Jet Ski’s, Flyboard, Flyfish & Banana Boat. With your take off festival wristband you get 20% off at Dolphin Watersports.