The nomadic One Love festival happens at yet another new site, this time at Gilcombe Farm, Bruton, Somerset, happening from Friday 31st August until Sunday 2nd September 2018.
A camping festival of reggae and ska, with soundsystems, created in recognition of Bob Marley's famous 1978 'One Love' concert.
For 2018, there's 4 nights camping, a Rasta Village, increased toilet and pamper facilities, increased children’s and circus activities, more healers in the dedicated Field of Love, and a Strummerville Field.
Confirmed acts include Johnny Osbourne, Johnny Clarke, Alborosie & Shengen Clan, The Mighty Diamonds, Twinkle Brothers, Keith Poppin, Carroll Thompson, Little Roy, Cutty Ranks, Matumbi, Iqulah Rastafari, Mabrak, Saxon Sound System, Dennis Bovell, Iration Steppas, Mad Professor, Channel One Sound System, RSD, Zam Zam Sounds showcase, Kirby La Amiak / Dawta of Aya, Dub Stuy, Don Letts, Zion Train and Brother Culture, Jerry Dammers, Earl Gateshead, and many more.
For all the details so far including day splits please see the line-up page.
Each year the event searches for a new Champion Sound with battling sound systems drawn from the Foundation Sound Systems that started in the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s for their annual Sound Clash.Ethos
Tickets are on sale, currently priced as follows:-
adult 3-day ticket: £140
adult 2-day (Friday/Saturday): £100
adult 2-day (Saturday/Sunday): £100
adult Friday: £50
adult Saturday: £50
adult Sunday: £50
youth 3-day ticket: £120
youth 2-day (Friday/Saturday): £80
youth 2-day (Saturday/Sunday): £80
youth Friday: £40
youth Saturday: £40
youth Sunday: £40
under-10s: free, but needs ticket
Please note that all under 16 year olds must be accompanied to the festival by an adult. An adult cannot be responsible for more than 4 under 18 year olds each. Proof of age for child tickets may be required on site.
More information will be here when available.
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