Larmer Tree Gardens,
Larmer Tree Festival 2015
An intimate crowd of only 4,000, five family friendly days of eclectic music, street theatre and workshops set in the spectacular backdrop of Larmer Tree Gardens with its resident peacocks and macaws.
The dates for the 25th festival of acoustic folk and world music, but also roots, blues, jazz, Americana, reggae are confirmed as Wednesday 15th to Sunday 19th July 2015.
There are no acts confirmed yet for 2015
There will be over 100 bands and acts will perform on six stages, alongside a comedy club, 150 free workshops and a Sunday carnival.The festival generally has a lovely chilled atmosphere, and is child-friendly, all set on a gorgeous site in lovely Victorian pleasure gardens with a free campsite next door, with free showers and well serviced toilets. There are also countless other attractions for all ages, including a carnival procession, 150 free workshops, theatre and talks, site art and a dedicated kids zone.
Tickets are sold on a tiered system. Super early bird tickets for next yearâ€™s event have now sold out. Tier 1 tickets are not yet on sale. The ticket price includes camping for the night(s) of the date(s) of a ticket, and expect them to sell out quite quickly.
The festival has walkabout theatre and over 150 workshops for all ages from Thursday at 2pm onwards. There s circus skills from Thursday to Sunday, and 11 acres of gardens for children to explore with a huge adventure playground!
Larmer Tree Festival brings a huge array of street theatre performance. Crazy characters abound while lavish costumes, outlandish puppetry, capering and clowning are the order of the day.
The Saturday fancy dress theme has not yet been announced.
Larmer Tree also presents a hand-picked selection of theatre, (staged in the Victorian pavilion Club Larmer) drawn from around the UK, including highlights from the world-renowned Edinburgh Festival Fringe. The magical Lostwood area is expected to return. Celebrating the art of storytelling, poetry, spoken and written word this area is home to 60 free sessions for all ages. Amongst many other favourites the Late Night Storytelling sessions hopefully will be returning for all to enjoy.
Larmer Tree also offer Comfy Camping options including tipis in the Wigwam Sam tipi village, bell tent boutique camping with Hotel Bell Tent and for those who really want to be fully immersed in the 1950 s theme there is the option of Airstream Trailers.
Here is a short eFestivals film about 2010 s Larmer Tree Festival.
More information will be here when available.
Date : from 2015-07-15 to 2015-07-19
Price : expect around Ã‚Â£190 for 5 days
Capacity : daily capacity: 4000
Address : Larmer Tree Gardens, Tollard Royal Wiltshire SP5 5PY England