The fifth Doune The Rabbit is held from Friday 22nd until Sunday 24th August 2014, at a new location Cardross Estate, Port of Menteith, Stirlingshire, in Scotland.
Friday's line-up is topped by Peatbog Faeries, plus Acid Mothers Temple, Jeffrey Lewis & The JRams, Laura J Martin, Heatsick, The Cosmic Dead, Howie Reeve, Mickey 9's, My Old Blue Terraplane, New Urban Frontier, EastCoastDefector, Sloth Metropolis, and Woodwife.
Saturday's acts announced so far are Secret Chiefs 3, Balkanarama, Victorian Trout Conspiracy, Josephine Foster, Bass Clef, Stanley Brinks & The Wave Pictures, Richard Dawson, Grumbling Fur, Babe, Glad Community Choir, The Yawns, Eugene Twist, Fists, Jer Reid & Solene Weinachter, The Daddy Naggins, Daniel Meade, Jamie Flynn, Molly Wagger, Steven Kemp, Billy Ray Osiris, and Looking Forward to Yesterday.
Whilst on Sunday the event will host The Wave Pictures, The One Ensemble, Ela Orleans, The Shiverin' Sheiks, Woodenbox, Adam Stafford, The Strange Blue Dreams, Dan Haywood, The Oscillation, Let's Talk About Space, Esperanza, Flamingods, Freschard, Galoshins, Honey & the Herbs, No More Tiger, Sharptooth, The Rope and the Colt, The Dodgy Characters, Hometown Social Club, and Jacob & Rory Green.
For the line-up details click here.
The early bird offer has ended. Weekend tickets are priced at £72, a child (aged 13-16 years) ticket is priced at £35, a live in vehicle pass is priced at £25 for the weekend of £10 for the day, a weekend car parking ticket is £15, and £5 a day.
Expect also a cinema tent, walkabout art trail, spoken word, and lots of workshops suitable for the whole family. The festival aims to be a fun, frolicsome weekend for kids and adults alike - there will be a great mixture of music, stand up comedy, DJs, children's theatre, art workshops, lectures, poetry, craft stalls, local ale, cider, organic food and much more in a relaxed, festive atmosphere.
The festival has also introduced a barter scheme for useful items, in exchange for festival tickets. Organisers need a caravan, tents, yurts, generators, lights, furniture and decorations. The festival website now includes a 'Barter' page, allowing anyone to either trade or lend something in return for tickets.
This year the festival has teamed up with organisers from Kelburn Garden Parties to offer a bus service picking up from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling. The buses are timed to meet trains into Stirling railway station to help people coming into the area by train reach the festival site. E-tickets are available in advance from Eventbrite or can be bought from the driver.
There are two bus services, morning and evening on Friday 22 August to the festival site from pick up points in Edinburgh, Stirling and Glasgow. On Sunday there are two evening services from the site back to the pick up points and there is a morning bus service from the site on Monday..
There will also be a special “crew bus” for festival volunteers heading to the site on Thursday 21st August..
More information will be here when available.
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