Farmer Phil's Festival returns once again as a three day family friendly festival and the 20th edition takes place on Friday 11th to Sunday 13th August 2017 in Ratlinghope, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
The festival caters for 2000 people and the organisers call it a family friendly event. There will be food and drink available on site (which caters for vegetarians too), as well as flushing toilets, licensed bars, stalls, craft and merchandise tents, woodcarving, newsagent/tobacconist on site for supplies, and quiet family area.
Acts announced so far include friday headliners The Quireboys, plus Gaz Brookfield & The Company of Thieves, The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, Ferocious Dog, Skaburst, and many more.
For the details so far please see the line-up page.
Tickets are priced at £75, a child weekend ticket (12-15 years) is priced at £60, and tickets for children aged under 12 years are priced at £2. A family weekend ticket is priced at £250 Prices do not include booking fees. With instalment and day tickets also available.
As well as the main stage, expect an acoustic stage, a cinema, variety/comedy tent, a silent disco, green workshops and discussions on green issues are running through out the weekend, and there is a Sunday farmers market. There's also fancy dress, and alternative therapies to explore in the Healing area.
There is a dedicated area for children with circus workshops, with story tellers and craft and art work shops, circus skills and puppet shows, fancy dress competition for the little ones. Zorbs and fair ground rides. All children's entertainment is free.
Farmer Phil's also promotes sustainability and tries to raise awareness of green life style choices.
There will be more information here when available.
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