The Psychedelic Forest Carnival, on Saturday 19th September 2015, returns for a 4th year inspired by the tropical sounds of African, Latin America and the Caribbean, that takes place at Kelburn Castle and park, near Largs on Scotland's West coast.
This year's fancy drress is Carnival
Viewpoint Stage: ASBO Disco ft. Eva Lazarus & Gardna, Flava D, Red Eye Hi-Fi, KOG & The Zongo Brigade, DJ Cal Jader, Samba Sene & Diwan, and Nem.
Samedia Shebeen: Samedia DJs, Maxi Roots in Cumbia, Samson Sounds (DJ Set), Mighty Oak, Papa Shanti (Unity Sessions).
Casbah Treehouse: PJ & Keta All Night.
A Friday and Saturday ticket with camping was priced at £42, or £36 without camping, and have sold out.
The Garden Party is taking place in the grounds of the Kelburn Castle near Largs (40mins from Glasgow, 90mins from Edinburgh), known around the world as the site of the Graffiti Project. Entertainment will be spread over three areas, the Garden Stage, The Viewpoint Area and the Electric Cocktail Bar. Quality food, bars, chill-out areas, stalls, cinema, BBQ, woodland walks all within the site.
The event runs from 6.30pm to 4pm, and there is free camping available, as well as a well stocked café open all weekend. Punters are free to enjoy the wonderments of Kelburn Country Park for the whole weekend.
The festival site is very easy to reach. Trains go to Largs from Glasgow on a regular basis, and from Largs it is a very short and cheap taxi ride. For those coming from further afield cheap flights to Glasgow Prestwick are available at Ryanair. You can get to Largs by train or bus from the airport (around 1 hour journey). Cheap advance train tickets are available now for travel to Glasgow from around the UK.
Please note this event is over 18s only.
More information will be here when available.
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