Indietracks, the three day festival for 2,000 people combines heritage trains and indiepop music in the Derbyshire countryside. Guests are free to enjoy the regular facilities of the Midland Railway Butterley such as the steam train rides, farm and museum, and enjoy a range of new and established indiepop bands.
The event celebrates it's 10th edition and will take place from Friday 28th until Sunday 30th July at The Midland Railway Butterley (a heritage railway located in Ripley, Derbyshire).
Confirmed acts include The Wedding Present, Cate Le Bon, Martha, Joanna Gruesome, The Tuts and dozens more.
For the details including the day and stage splits please see the line-up page..
Around 50 indiepop bands from across the globe will be playing across four stages at Indietracks: the outdoor stage; the indoor stage, the church and on the steam trains themselves. The festival will also host a range of art and craft workshops and a selection of discos after the bands finish.
Tickets are on sale priced of £79 (weekend) and £41 (day), excluding booking fees.
Weekend tickets for children aged 5-15 are £10, or £6 for a day ticket.
Children under 5 get in free!
The bands will play until 10pm, and will then be followed by an indiepop disco. Included in the ticket price is unlimited train rides during the weekend, and full access to the normal Midland Railway Butterley attractions.
In addition to the bands, visitors can enjoy steam train rides, art and craft workshops, real ale, a range of discos and the Midland Railway Centre's museums and attractions.
Camping is available at Golden Valley Caravan Park, which is a ten minute walk from the Swanwick festival site. Price per night, per tent for two people sharing is around £25. Cars will not be parked on the campsite but will be parked at the festival site once belongings have been unloaded. There will be a free music tent on site after the close of the festival at the railway. There is a bar and cafe on site, with a set menu available. Toilets and showers are available-cost included. Telephone 01773 513881 to book a pitch, pre-booking is essential.
More information will be here when available.
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