All HIPSVILLE Seaside A Go Go! tickets are sold via the Dreamland Margate website. Wristband collection upon arrival at the Dreamland box office. Tickets will also be available on the door (subject to availability).

3 Day Hipsville Weekend Ticket   *SOLD OUT*

£65 advance   /  £75 on the door

Friday night

8pm – 6am

£25 advance   /  £30 on the door

Saturday day & night   *SOLD OUT* 

 day 11am – 6pm  night 8pm – 6am

£35 advance   /  £40 on the door

Saturday night   *SOLD OUT*

8pm – 6am

£30 advance   /  £35 on the door


11am – 6pm

£8 advance  /  £10 on the door

Sunday After Party

8pm – ?am

The Glass Jar Margate


After 4 successful themed party weekends HIPSVILLE is excited to announce it’s fifth edition will be hosted at the UK’s original amusement park Dreamland Margate. So get your bucket and spades ready for a unique weekend of British seaside fun as the 2017 theme is HIPSVILLE SEASIDE A Go Go!

Featuring the best international bands, all-star DJs, caged Go Go girls! uncaged wild gorillas! Saturday night costume party! Exotic TiKi cocktail party, vintage market stalls plus on Sunday the coolest car and bike show. Mix all this with a crowd of crazy party goers shimmy’n’shakin’, that’s HIPSVILLE Seaside A Go Go!

*Plus* Your compere for the weekend is TV super star and leader of the Daleks, DAVROS.


The Friday and Saturday night shindig sees top international bands, all-star DJs, Go Go! girls and gorillas! plus party people from all over the world dancin’ till 6am to the wilder sounds of the 60’s and beyond in our seaside themed ballroom.

Saturday and Sunday afternoon is your chance to get exotic as HIPSVILLE has its very own cocktail party called TiKiViLLE. Enjoy tropical cocktails whilst DJs spin the coolest, grooviest wax and bands deliver exotic sounds. Feel free to dress Hawaiian casual to make it a real hula hula TiKi afternoon!

The Sunday Hipsville Car and Bike Show invites vintage, custom cars and bikes from all eras to compete for the now famous! HIPSVILLE rosettes awarded to the ‘Coolest’ sets of wheels.

In addition to music, cars, bikes, go-go girls & gorillas, HIPSVILLE has a 3-day vintage market with stalls selling clothes, records and home wear, perfect for those looking for something cool to wear or something hip for their homes.

If that’s not enough the town of Margate offers the great old-school British seaside atmosphere of fish & chips, sandy beach, strolling the promenade, numerous vintage shops, the Turner modern art museum (free admission!) plus plenty of accommodation possibilities including nearby camping, a train station with direct connection to London and being only 20 miles from the ferry port of Dover.





The UK’s original amusement park

49-51 Marine Terrace, Margate UK  CT9 1XJ



Go to VISIT THANET WEBSITE for comprehensive information on Margate and the surrounding area.

Including detailed accommodation and camping information.

Take a look on AIR BnB

HOST UNUSUAL has a number of quirky! places to stay in Margate
Margate Retro Rooms 
Penny Rope  Prison themed rooms!
Margate Retreat
The Lookout 

Here’s some HOTELS to check out, many more online
Premier Inn: 0871 527 8762
Travelodge: 0871 984 6341
Smiths Court Hotel: 01843 222310
Malvern Guest House: 01843 290192
Sherwood Hotel: 01843 223853
Burlington: 01843 292817


TAXI – Central Cars Margate 01843 888888


By Car
Excellent road links with the M20 and M2 motorways providing easy links from London. The A20 and A256 providing easy links to the Eurotunnel train at Folkestone and the ferry port of Dover.
There is lots of FREE parking available on the roads as you enter Margate or there is a very cheap Car Park (£1 to £2.10 per day) outside the Margate Train Station which is only 3 minutes walk from Dreamland, home of Hipsville.
By Coach
National Express runs a national network of coach services from London Victoria to various stops in Margate taking approximately 2 hours and costing as low as £10 for a return to Victoria. 

By Rail
There are frequent trains between London Victoria and Charing Cross, and Margate. Journey times are approximately 1 hour 50 minutes (Victoria) and 2 hours (Charing Cross).
Southeastern Trains


High Speed Trains
The High speed train service between St Pancras International Station, London and Margate means travelling from the capital is quick and easy. Journey time of around just 80 minutes. For times and ticket information visit


By Sea
P & O Ferries
Ferry service between Dover and Calais
DFDS Seaways
Ferry Service between Dover and Calais or Dunkirk


By Air
From London Gatwick Airport it is approximately 1 hour 40 minutes drive to Margate, whilst Heathrow Airport is approximately a 2 hours drive away. Stansted, Luton and London City airports are all up to 3 hours drive away.
Visitors arriving at any of London’s airports, who wish to travel by public transport to the area, must first travel to central London and change to a connecting coach or train service.


Further travel information can be found to plan your visit at Red Planet Travel