If you're camping out over the festival weekend check out some key points here...
Thursday camping – 30,000 T in the Parkers can now get to Balado early to pick the first campsite pitches, and hit the dance floors early.
Campsite cinema - The campsite cinema which runs on Thursday night is where campers can watch the films voted for by T in the Parkers earlier in the year.
Healthy T - This beautifully dressed, chilled out zone is supported by the Scottish Government. All food in the area uses the finest fresh ingredients, with an emphasis on Scottish produce, and meets the government's healthy eating criteria
DJ's, break dancers and live graffiti provide the entertainment or it's perfect just to chill out under trees, relax with a massage, or soak up the sun on the picnic benches.
Porridge, crepes, mash & baked potatoes, soup, stovies, falafels, fresh sushi and are just a few of the culinary delights on offer in the area!
The smoothie bar even helps T in the Parkers to have their five a day festival fruit and veg!
Refresh –The new luxury way of getting through a weekend of camping. For a small fee, Refresh offers posh flushing loos, private hot showers hair washing facilities as well as a pamper parlour that’s equipped with mirrors, hair dryers, and straighteners!
Be Chilled - T in the Park Founding Partner Tennent’s Lager present this exclusive service for T in the Park camping ticket holders
Introduced in 2008, this will be the 4th year of Be Chilled at T in the Park.
Be Chilled allows festival campers to enjoy a lighter journey to the festival with no need to carry cans via a simple online pre-order facility. Tennent’s then transport and chill each daily order for festival goers to enjoy all weekend in the legendary Balado campsite.
The Residence - The ultimate luxury camping experience can be found here with a dedicated car park opposite an exclusive Residence only entrance where festival goers will be welcomed into an oasis of indulgence to enjoy the festival experience whilst living in a luxurious accommodation structures. Choose from a selection including Yurts, Tipis, Podpads and many more.
Packages include: bespoke accommodation type, Thursday-Monday camping & festival ticket, hospitality pass to the VIP area, one Residence car park pass per package, access to Residence Lounge Café & Bar, access to Festival Recovery Spa, warm showers, premium toilets.
For more information on the boutique experience that the Residence has to offer go to www.tinthepark.com/residence
Fancy Dress Friday - Invokes the silly side in everyone – Fancy Dress Friday is back for a fifth year in 2012.
Fancy Dress Friday has become a tradition at T in the Park, whether the outfits have been bought or made, everyone enjoys a bit of random dressing up!
In 2011 we had the 80s retro theme and in 2010 we had a suggested theme of ‘The Mad Hatter’s T Party.’
For 2012 the theme has still to be decided but look out for the all important vote on the T in the Park Facebook/Twitter and eshot the T Lady.