This summer's Larmer Tree Festival has announced more acts coming to Larmer Tree Gardens from Wednesday 16th to Sunday 20th July 2014.
The latest additions are Dub Pistols, Pronghorn, The Selecter, Gentleman's Dub Club, The Heavy, The Barr Brothers, Fanfarlo, Crowns, Peggy Sue, Hackney Colliery Band, Talisman, Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin, The Perch Creek Family Jug Band, The Rails, The Dodge Brothers, Steve Knightley & The Happy Campers, The FB Pocket Orchestra, Dr Meaker, Celloman, Charlie Cunningham, Mike West & Truckstop Honeymoon, Cardboard Fox, More Like Trees, Kidnap Alice, Hunter and The Bear, The Bleedin' Noses, Catherine Burke, Rioghnach Connolly, Will Varley, Dan Owen, HoneyFeet, Jilk, Matthew & Me, Hightown Crows, The Little Unsaid, Eyes for Gertrude, Lily McCauley, Tobias Ben Jacob, Will McNicol, Nudybronque, Just Millie, Simon Panrucker, Hot Feet, Doors to Manual, and Still Moving DJs .
Wednesday's headliner is Tom Jones, Thursday night’s headliner is Squeeze, Frank Turner,& The Sleeping Souls headline Friday, Staff Benda Bilili take to the Main Stage on Saturday , and Tom Odell is the Sunday headliner.
Also confirmed are Stornoway, Public Service Broadcasting, Dreadzone, The Bad Shepherds, La Chiva Gantiva, Hudson Taylor, We Were Evergreen, La Pegatina, Chloe Charles, CoCo and the Butterfields, Belinda O'Hooley & Heidi Tidow, Marcus Bonfanti, The Intermission Project, Georgia Ruth, Boppin' B, Will And The People, Beans on Toast, Blackbeard's Tea Party, Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston, Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra, Hat Fitz and Cara Robinson, Tantz, Rusty Shackle, Samsara, Mike West & Truckstop Honeymoon, We Used To Make Things, The Dixie Strollers, Patch and The Giant, Ninebarrow, Pronghorn, Eyes for Gertrude, and Yeti Love.
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.
More names are still to be announced, including the full comedy programme. There will be over 100 bands and acts will perform on six stages, alongside a comedy club, Mark Kermode’s Film Club, theatre and talks, site art, 150 free workshops, a range of children’s entertainment, and a Sunday carnival.
Tickets are for the first time sold on a tiered system.
Tier three adult weekend ticket is priced at £220 for all 5 days, £180 for 4 days, and £150 for 3 days, there are Youth (age 11-17), and Child (age 5-10) options also available, and under 5's are free.
Day tickets for the opening night with Tom Jones have already sold out. Single day tickets for the other days are also available, on sale from 10am today, Thursday 27th February. The ticket price includes camping for the night(s) of the date(s) of a ticket, and expect them to sell out quite quickly.
A parking pass is priced at £10, and a campervan ticket is £45.
Added to the ticket options available is a week-long holiday pass priced at £210 for adults, £135 for youth, and £70 for children aged over 5, with a dedicated luxury camping field providing hot showers, toilets, a café, campfire and barbecue area.
The ticket price includes camping for the night(s) of the date(s) of a ticket, and expect them to sell out quite quickly.
Added to the ticket options available is a week-long holiday pass priced at £240 for adults, £155 for youth, and £90 for children aged over 5, with a dedicated luxury camping field providing hot showers, toilets, a café, campfire and barbecue area.
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