Jump to content
eFestivals

new here? introduce yourself

Recommended Posts

Long time lurker, just signed up here today as managed to get resale tix for me and a mate - we're both buzzing. It's his first time and my third (my second on a resale ticket - I seem to have better luck second time round!)

So excited! As there's only 2 of us and we're very sociable types, would be great to know about any meetups happening etc :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Unbelieveably excited after me and my mate got tickets in the resale. But a bit nervous like some of the others as would like to know about any meet ups before hand so we dont get lonely :) 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Lurked a fair bit before but decided to sign up now that I've secured tickets to my first ever Glasto. Going to be a long couple of months!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Signed up for an account years ago but never did anything with it. Have been going to Glasto every year it's been on since 2010 and lurked on these forums for ages in the past just to get me even more excited! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 4/23/2017 at 2:37 PM, wiremog said:

Long time lurker, just signed up here today as managed to get resale tix for me and a mate - we're both buzzing. It's his first time and my third (my second on a resale ticket - I seem to have better luck second time round!)

So excited! As there's only 2 of us and we're very sociable types, would be great to know about any meetups happening etc :)

welcome, you're going to have so much fun. I am bringing a friend who has never been before. i cant wait to show him around.

On 4/23/2017 at 10:52 PM, Person 2 said:

Unbelieveably excited after me and my mate got tickets in the resale. But a bit nervous like some of the others as would like to know about any meet ups before hand so we dont get lonely :) 

you can never get lonely at Glastonbury 

18 hours ago, Rylbld9 said:

Lurked a fair bit before but decided to sign up now that I've secured tickets to my first ever Glasto. Going to be a long couple of months!

a virgin, if only i coudl go back it is so amazing to see it for the first time

17 hours ago, frazzlee said:

Signed up for an account years ago but never did anything with it. Have been going to Glasto every year it's been on since 2010 and lurked on these forums for ages in the past just to get me even more excited! 

lets home this year is as hot as 2010

  • Upvote 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 4/23/2017 at 2:37 PM, wiremog said:

Long time lurker, just signed up here today as managed to get resale tix for me and a mate - we're both buzzing. It's his first time and my third (my second on a resale ticket - I seem to have better luck second time round!)

So excited! As there's only 2 of us and we're very sociable types, would be great to know about any meetups happening etc :)

There's an efests meet up on the Wednesday evening from 6pm onwards. It's been held at the Ridge & Furrow in the Cabaret Field for the last few years, but I think it's yet to be confirmed for this year (but I may have missed the announcement). There's also a NFR NFC meet up of efesters on the Thursday. I haven't heard of the time and place for this yet, but if you follow the NFRNFC thread I'm sure it will be confirmed soonish there.

  • Upvote 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Long time Lurker, first time poster. This is 3rd year on bounce at Glasto, will be in from the Sunday as GF works in the healing field. Cannae wait ! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi,  I'm Steve. Aged 63 (no,  really), and this will be my third Glasto . My kids took me for the first time in 2013, the Stones year,  and I loved it. I managed to get a single coach ticket in the resale, and have been contemplating going on my own,  but luckily my son and his wife picked up tickets in the normal resale,  so I'll have somebody to hang around with. Still hoping to get the rest of the family in via the secret resale, but it sounds pretty unlikely. Love this site

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hello folks. After bagging a couple of tickets in the resale, thought I'd switch from a consumer to a contributor. This will be my third Glastonbury (2014 and 2015)....

...AND I CAN'T WAIT TO BE BACK!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Might as well come in here and say hello...Coachella junkie from California, desperately wanting to do Glasto this year, and thinking about Primavera next year. Fingers crossed for the secret sale! 

- David

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Friend Chicken said:

Might as well come in here and say hello...Coachella junkie from California, desperately wanting to do Glasto this year, and thinking about Primavera next year. Fingers crossed for the secret sale! 

- David

Straight in from left field to a secret resale.  I admire your ambition. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hello lovely people!!

Second Glasto for me this year... currently in South America and getting back two days before the madness begins and I'm itching for it! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi all, I'm Andy, 36 from Cambridgeshire, been browsing/lurking in these forums for a few months since getting tickets for this year. Thought it would be cool to jump in and get involved. This will be my 3rd Glasto - not been since 1999 though! So sure somethings have changed since. Will be going with my wife (1st time) and a few of her friends. Can't wait for the experience again half a lifetime later!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hello. I like the forum ,this year is my first year. I am about to start a thread asking some very typical new person questions so sorry in advance :-)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Welcome everyone, lurkers and newbies alike. I hope you enjoy my village fete this year.

Remember to love the farm and leave no trace, cos I'll trip over it in July if you don't

 

:drinks:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am a newbie too! My last Glastonbury was in the 1990's! I remember casually turning up & using very dubious means of getting in which you could never imagine! It was always muddy though, always mad, always fab. Anyway after a long period of being overseas and raising young kids I AM BACK. We have managed to get to a few local festivals over the last few years - V Festival as it's close to home, Isle of Wight last year with a bunch of mates, some family friendly festivals including the under mentioned in festival circles Carfest which has a fab atmosphere, great for kids and some really diverse things going on. It's definitely now time to revisit Glastonbury with the 3 kids in tow who now love their own music.

We managed to get tickets in the first sale in October...sort of......my husband, 3 kids, various friends we were getting tickets for.......but not me.......for some unexplainable reason my lovely husband managed to miss out MY registration so at the mo I am the only one NOT GOING. We even have a campervan pass bought! I am now desperate as you can imagine - no joy in the ressale....am begging Seetickets to tell me if there will be a limited resale v soon. They did say that they have had 100's of refunds issued every day last week so surely they will have enough to go back on sale. Wish me luck! I (PS my husband does love me! He doesn't want to go without me...it was a genuine mistake in the chaos of the booking.....)

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi all! I'm Jessi, and I'm a new poster, long time lurker! This will be my 9th Glastonbury, and as always I'm so excited! I usually discuss Glasto on twitter with the lovely #twisto bunch but as I started a festival blog this year a lot of people said I should start posting here too! I'm hoping to come to the meet up on Wednesday, I just can't wait to be back in Pilton's hallowed fields. We usually camp in Big Ground with an Ainsley Harriott flag. Looking forward to meeting you all! xx

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi, 

I have finally signed up to these forums after 4 and a bit years of lurking, checking the announcement threads on a daily basis and in general enjoying the forum.

This year will be my 5th Glastonbury and I am extremely excited. We normally camp in Oxlyers and have a "Bring back Dave" flag. This originally started because our mate Dave who went the first year our gang went (year the rolling stones played) decided not to attend the year after. This kind of morphed into a bring back Dave Grohl flag the year after and last year a few people angrily reacted to the flag thinking it meant bring back David Cameron after last years brexit result, which I can ensure you was not the case!

Anyway really glad I have signed up to the forums now, less than 50 days! I can't wait!

  • Upvote 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I've been lurking for a few months now, figured I should properly say hi!

 

This year will be my second trip to the farm, after failing in 2015 but getting to go last year. Despite being excited to go last year I was really unsure how I'd find it all, being my first festival (also, coping with all the boozing) but I held it together and can honestly say it was one of the greatest weeks/moments of my life. The amount of stuff do at Glastonbury is staggering, I felt like I saw about 10% of the place first time round. The people I go with really make it all the more special too.

Can't wait to do it all again :)  

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi all

First timer here, looking to get in the mood and in the know by scouring the forum.

Been trying for a few years now, but failed every time, so have bitten the bullet and purchased hospitality tickets from windinglake (sorry!)

Would apprecaite any tips and how to get lucky in the general sales for future years. i notice people who've been every year for decades and wonder how its done!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.



×