The Acoustic Festival of Britain offers unplugged and acoustic music plus an electric stage covering live folk guitar music, country music, bluegrass, with a few legends, and some tribute acts.
The festival will take place from Friday 29th to Sunday 31st May 2020 at Uttoxeter Racecourse, in Staffordshire.
Acts confirmed so far include Climax Blues Band, Lucas Marks & The Glorious Unknown, Fine Lines with Mark Radcliffe, Charlie Harper, Old Time Sailors, Walker & Pfiefer, Mark Harrison trio, Steve Diggle, The Hut People, The Beautiful Sound, Stevie Simpson, and more, with more to be announced.
For the details as available please see the line-up page.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced as follows:-
Adult weekend with or without camping: £95
Adult day ticket: £40
live-in vehicles: from £20
Thursday early entry: £8
Caravans & campervans
The Acoustic Festival of Britain offers the chance to camp in the same area as you park.
The campsite also has pitches on grass/hard standing for caravans and campervans.
Caravan & Camper Van passes can be booked for £15 per vehicle (requires camping tickets) for all 4 nights. There will be 2 sites available for caravans and camper vans. The Main Festival campsite has 300 pitches on grass/hard standing. There is no extra charge for this. These pitches do not have electric hook ups. All occupants must purchase the relevant Weekend with Camping Tickets.
There is also a Caravan Club site on the Racecourse which has space for 70 units with electric hook ups for members only. Members who book pitches on The Caravan Club site (via The Caravan Club) and are attending the festival, only need to buy Weekend tickets, and not weekend with camping. Bookings to be made direct to the caravan club on 01342 327490.
The festival is expected to offer four Stages and dozens of crafts and food tents together with a huge real ale tent over 200ft long, with a stage powered by bicycles, and set in 92 acres of parkland. The festival also has stalls, craft displays, juggling schools, workshops, soccer skills, cinema, food hall, breakfast café on camp site, comedy hour, a buskers stage, a real ale tent, fair trade, children's area, camping, a tipi circle, flushing loos, and more.
Music workshops include drumming & percussion, didgeridoo, ukulele, mandolin, spoons, and fiddle.
The Children's Big Top Marquee hosts many of the childrens workshops and activities, including free face painting, and there's loads of activities to keep the little'uns entertained.
There will be more information here when available.
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