Glastonbudget 2016

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Glastonbudget 2016

Friday 27th to Sunday 29th May 2016
Turnpost Farm, Wymeswold, Leicestershire, LE12 6ST, England MAP
£80 for weekend with camping
Daily capacity: 10,000
Last updated: Wed 11th May 2016

Set in Leicestershire over the weekend of Friday 27th to Sunday 29th May 2016, and no relation to Glastonbury, Glastonbudget is a music festival that combines new acts with tribute acts.

This will be the festival's 12th year, and offers a range of new and original acts playing at Glastonbudget as well, as tribute acts.


Special guests Goldie Lookin' Chain, are joined by Alligatr, Aztec Temples, Becky Woolman, Bella Diem, Beneath The Lights, Chasing Deer, Chris Ostler, Dawn of Anubis, Dead_Frequency, The Dirty Old Folkers, Doberman, Drugstore Cowboys, Egg Ladies, Elysian Acoustic, Entwives, Escapade, Fiona's Run, FourPointOh, Goldstein, Gone and Lost It, Hail The Deceiver, Hollowstar, James Cull, Kelly Jenns, Kieran and Charlotte, Killit, King Mojo, Kynch, Lacky C, Lydia Mason, Megan Carlile, Miracle, Missing Mile, Puma XIII, Skam, Stand Alone, Taylormade, The Bad Flowers, The Fores, The Insiders, The Kingcrawlers, The Kut, The LADZ BKK, The Lids, The Mini Nukes, The Ouse Valley Singles Club, Reckless Youth, The Surrealists, The Wax Lyrical Sound, The World Can Wait, Whiskey Lies, and Will Harding.

Tributes include ABBA Revival, Absolute Bowie, Alive & Kicking, Antarctic Monkeys, Bruno Mars Band, Clone Roses, DarkSide Of Pink Floyd, Dizzy Lizzy, Fell Out Boy, Four Fighters, Gordon Davis, Green Date, Guns 2 Roses, Hot Red Chili Peppers, Jilted Generation, Kazabian, Korn Again, Mercury, MetalWorks, Mike As Robbie, MJUK, Money For Nothing, NOT the Rolling Stones, Oasish, One Step Behind, Ozzy Ozzspawn, Stereotonics, The Clashed, Fillers, The Jam drc, The Kommitments, ZZ Tops, Totally Tina, UB40 experience, US4U2, and Vicky Jackson's Tribute To Pink.

Cover bands include Denacious T, FuFu Sailors, Hard Suction , Ignition, James Watt and The Avenues, Mansfield Avenue, Mia and the Blackhawks, Reckless, Saints Of The Sinners, Sharna Mae and The Mayhems, The Big Bad, The Enthused, The Hair Rock Experience, and The Zufflers.


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The early bird offer has ended. An adult weekend ticket is priced at £80, and includes camping and parking with family camping an additional £4. A teen weekend ticket (aged 16 - 17 years) is priced at £70, a young person weekend ticket (aged 6 - 15 years) is priced at £40. Child weekend tickets (for those aged 0 - 5 years) are priced at £4. An caravan/campervan ticket is priced at £35. Ticket prices do not include booking fees.

Day tickets also available and a special Kasabian offer.

Caravans / campervans

Caravans & Campervans are allowed, but places are limited and tickets must be booked in advance. Please be aware that hook ups (water/electricity) will not be provided. Everyone staying in the campervans must also have a weekend camping ticket bought before the event starts, there won't be any campervan tickets on the gate.

Campsite facilities

There are plenty of toilets around the campsite and in the arena so please don't use the hedges. There will also be a few showers located in the family camping area. There are several taps located around the site which are safe to drink from. There is a bar and a catering outlet also located in the campsite which will be open until approx 2am.

The festival offers Family Camping - this is a quiet area of the campsite for families, ask the campsite staff on arrival for directions. This area will be monitored by Security and Campsite Personnel and noise will be expected to be kept to a minimum.

Disabled access

The site has full access for disabled persons. Any persons requiring disabled access must have booked through the ticket line 0116 2698807 as numbers are limited. When arriving at the festival enter via the main carpark entrance and at the gate show your blue badge and ticket, to be directed to the disabled parking area.

Getting there

If coming by car the carparks are well signposted. Please do not attempt to sleep in or near your car. You will be directed to the ticket office then to the campsite. If not coming by car there is a drop-off area at the top of the main carpark and this is where taxi's will drop off and pick up.

More information will be here when available.

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