Big Chill @ Eastnor Castle 2006

Big Chill @ Eastnor Castle 2006

Friday 4th to Sunday 6th August 2006
Eastnor Castle, Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 1RL, England MAP
adults £120, campervans £40, children £60
Last updated: Thu 29th Jun 2006

The date for 2006 is confirmed, and tickets are on sale. For this year they're promising more entertainment areas, more fun, more frolics, increased security measures and more loos.

Expect a mix of chilled beats from live bands and DJs, plus the media mix, a body & soul area, larger kids area, workshops, visuals, etc.

Loads of acts are now confirmed, including Amadou & Mariam, Bellowhead, Francois K, Glenn Tilbrook & The Fluffers, Martin Cathy, Mr Scruff, Nizlopi, Norman Jay, Lou Rhodes, Shri (live), Sparks, The Egg, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Vashti Bunyan, X-press 2, and more - click here for the details.

Facilities include a shop selling groceries & newspapers, bars, food stalls, merchandise stalls, cash point machine and a 24 hour cafe amongst other things. Alcohol cannot be brought into the main arena but is permitted in the camping areas (but NO GLASS!).

The site has four lakes, thick woods and an arboretum set near Eastnor Castle in Herefordshire.

Tucked away next to one of the lake, the Southern Comfort Fat Tuesday tent and outdoor stage will be decked out in the style of New Orleans, with palm trees, masks and Chesterfield sofas. Unabombers (LIVE), Coldcut, Diesel (x-press 2), Crazy P Soundsystem, Kelvin Brown, Phil Asher, and Nice Up Soundsystem have all been confirmed - with more to be announced.
The event is for 18's and over unless accompanied by an adult.

Anyone attending in a live-in vehicle must have a campervan ticket. Awnings are allowed and a maximum of 2 tents with each vehicle. Cars are not allowed in this area. All car parks are free of charge.

Disabed Facilities
The venue is a general campsite that has disabled toilets & showers, please contact Big Chill HQ before the event for more information.

No fires or foil BBQs are permitted on site, although BBQs on legs are allowed. No pets allowed. No video cameras allowed. No amped music or sound systems allowed.

More details will be here when available.

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