Returning for a second year offering a five-day summer camp of music, adventure & outdoor living in the heart of the South West, Somersault Festival takes place at Castle Hill in Barnstaple, North Devon from Thursday 23rd until Monday 27th July 2015.
Bombay Bicycle Club, and Laura Marling are the first 2015 headliners with Angus & Julia Stone, Imelda May, The Staves, Jimmy Cliff, Rae Morris, Bear's Den, DJ Yoda, Norman Jay, The Correspondents, Jeremy Loops, Laura Doggett, Ibibio Sound Machine, Diagrams, The Shires, and Swing Patrol.
Also announced are Crystal Fighters, Passenger, Benjamin Clementine, Amber Run, Honeyblood, Fyfe, Pixel Fix, Rukhsana Merrise, Flo Morrissey, Haus, The Moon, Jake Isaac, Adam French, Frances, Banfi, George Cosby, Tora, Samuel Ford, Rebecca Clements, and A.O.S.O.O.N. With many more still to be announced.
Latest additions are Lucy Rose, The Beach, Strong Asian Mothers, Young Blood Brass Brothers, John J Presley, and Patrick Nazemi.
The early bird offer has ended. Adult tickets are priced from £135 for the long weekend (and include a deposit option), A young person (aged 11 to 16 years) long weekend ticket is priced at £75. A child (aged 0 to 10 years) long weekend ticket is priced at £5.
The long weekend family package was priced at £295 and has sold out, and included 2 adult and 2 young people (11-16).
A car park ticket is priced at £10, and a live in vehicle pass is £50.
Outward Bound activities, Wild Wellbeing classes & treatments and our Summer Garden Party hosted by Jo Whiley are all available to book.
2015 will see Somersault maintain its unique summer camp essence offering 5 days of outdoor activities on and off site, as well as a full music programme of headline acts. The Wild Wellbeing area, Kids Camp, Theatre and Variety Tent and Long Table Feasts will all be back, better than ever next year. There will also be a whole host of new partnerships and activities joining the Somersault experience - details to be revealed in due course.
Plus Chai Wallahs in the Forest, Communion Presents, Surfing, 3 & 4 Day Surf Course, Castal Rafting, Coasteering, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Canoeing & Kayaking, Falconry, Archery with Birdhill Days, The Invisible Circus, Cscape Dance Company and Dance Republic2, Acrojou’s Wheelhouse, Gorilla Circus Flying Trapeze Classes, Fifteen Cornwall, Valentine Warner, The Ethicurean, River Cottage, Summer Garden Party Hosted by Jo Whiley, North Devon Theatre’s Circus Skills, Small Truth Theatre’s Three Sillies, The RSPLB’s Rambling for Romantics, Tales in the Tower, Raventales, Badaboom Costume Emporium, Action For Children, Alice in Wasteland, Purmoren Crafts, Mortimer Nannies, Wild Wellbeing, The Lost Boys Hideaway, Walks and Workshops with Wild Wise, Volleyball, Surfers Against Sewage, Bandstand, Boutique Camping, and Sharp’s Brewery.
More information will be here when available.
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plus Amber Run, Honeyblood, Fyfe, Pixel Fix, Rukhsana Merrise, & more
plus Angus & Julia Stone, Imelda May, The Staves, Jimmy Cliff, & more