2000trees, is a well set up independent festival that hosts a wide range of acts primarily from the new and underground British music scene. There is a wide selection of decent acts at the festival including something for every taste - featuring rock, metal and indie to folk, pop, DJs, and the downright strange.
2000trees Festival returns for a eighth year with an early entry night and will open on Thursday 10th and run until Saturday 12th July at Upcote Farm, Withington, Cheltenham, in Gloucestershire.
Band Of Skulls, and Frightened Rabbit, will headline the main stage, and The Bronx topping The Cave stage, plus Kids in Glass Houses, DZ Deathrays, Maybeshewill, The Computers, Turbowolf, Baby Godzilla, Decade, Nordic Giants, Verses, Heart In Hand, LostAlone, Palm Reader, The Cadbury Sisters, Dolomite Minor, Boy Jumps Ship, Brawlers, Oliver Wilde, The Dead Formats, The JB Conspiracy, God Damn, Andy Oliveri, Kill Chaos, Youth Man, Crazy Arm (Acoustic), The Bronze Medal, Joe Summers, Kitten and Bear, Sam Green & The Midnight Heist, Harry George Johns, Boat To Row, and The Lonely Tourist.
Also confirmed are Dan le Sac vs Scroobius Pip, Public Service Broadcasting, Jamie Lenman, INME frontman Dave McPherson, The Blackout, Cerebral Ballzy, Three Trapped Tigers, Darlia, Loom, Dancing Years, Tall Ships, Wolf Alice, Canterbury, Arcane Roots, Itch, Blitz Kids, Hawk Eyes, Gnarwolves, Johnny Foreigner, Blood Red Shoes, Trash Talk, Empire, Gorgeous George, Sam Duckworth, Little Matador, Delta Sleep, The St Pierre Snake Invasion, Thrill Collins, Eugene Quell, The Common Tongues, I The Lion, Wild Cat Strike, Lonely the Brave, Natives, Dad Rocks!, &U&I, Slaves, The Virginmary’s, Ben Marwood, The Retrospective Soundtrack Players, Oxygen Thief, Radstewart, Winter Villains, VerseChorusVerse.
More than 100 live acts will entertain thousands of music fans for two days of music on four stages, plus comedy, DJs, headphone discos, quality and value food & drink, and a trader village.
For the line-up details, day and stage splits, as available please click here.
The early bird offer has ended. Tickets are priced at £75. Children aged 0 to 10 years old can go free but require a ticket and children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. An early entry ticket is priced at £15.
Limited tickets for Saturday only are also available priced at £40 including camping.
A joint ticket with ArcTanGent Festival (Fri & Sat Only) is also available priced at £126. A joint ticket with ArcTanGent Festival Incl Thrs Entry for both festivals is priced at £153.00And a joint ticket with Y Not Festival is priced at £140.
This years fancy dress theme, as suggested by you will be... TV shows/ DVD box sets.
The site is expected to open to Early Entry Pass holders from 1pm on Thursday 10th July, and opening hours for general admission tickets, will be from 8am onwards on the Friday, and the festival entertainment starts at midday on the Friday. The site will close at 2pm on Sunday 12th July.
The festival offers a terrific site wide Silent Disco with multiple DJs on offer and the chance to wander around the site listening to them based at three stages until 3am with much more differentiation in musical styles too.
This year the stages are being re-named in tribute to now fallen music venues in Cheltenham and Bristol, in support of a national campaign to save independent music venues from closure. The Axiom is a different tent in a new part of the site and has replaced the Leaf Lounge, and the Greenhouse and become The Croft.
The site is well laid out and easy enough to navigate, and it's worth seeking out the late night secret venue. There are good food options and decent ales, ciders, lagers, and the like on offer in the bars. Whilst this festival is not specifically geared at providing much stuff for kids to do, it is still child friendly and kids are unlikely to get lost, although ear defenders are recommended for the little ones as it can get loud at times in the enclosed Cave stage. The festival does not allow campervans.
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