The Hop Farm Festival 2012

The Hop Farm Festival 2012 - around the festival site (Day 1)
Photo credit: Michelle Owen-Williams

The Hop Farm Festival 2012

Friday 29th June to Sunday 1st July 2012
The Hop Farm, Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 6PY, England MAP
£162 for the weekend
Daily capacity: 52,000
Last updated: Wed 16th May 2012

Hop Farm is set in 400 acres of unspoilt Kent countryside. This event organised by Vince Power has no VIP area, so everyone has the same experience, there's no registration, no sponsorship, and no branding.

around the festival site (Day 1)
The fifth Hop Farm Festival held at the Hop Farm Country Park, Kent will take place from Friday 29th June until Sunday 1st July 2012.


Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel & The New Blood Orchestra, and Suede have been announced as headliners. All three headliners are UK exclusives. Other acts announced for Hop Farm's four stages include Damien Rice (UK festival exclusive), Primal Scream, My Morning Jacket, Maximo Park, Bruce Forsyth & band, Patti Smith & her band, The Stranglers, Dr John & The Lower 911, Joan Armatrading, Billy Ocean, The Psychedelic Furs, Lianne La Havas, The Jezabels, Slow Club, Benjamin Francis Leftwich, Frightened Rabbit, Tom Vek, White Denim, Ben Kweller, Lucy Rose, Fin, Dog Is Dead, Race Horses, Steve Smyth, Sian Sanderson, and Ligers. For the line-up details as available please click here.


Tickets are now on sale. Weekend tickets are priced at £162 and children under 12 go in for free. Weekend Tickets include 3 day ticket, up to 4 days camping, free parking.

Day Tickets are priced at £65 per day. The day tickets include parking, but does not include camping. If you wish to camp you have to purchase the weekend ticket. Camping will not be sold separately.

To buy tickets from Gigantic, click here.

To buy tickets from Ticketline, click here.

To buy tickets from Ticketmaster, click here.

Coach travel

Travel to Hop Farm Festival with National Express.

The Hop Farm Festival will also offer a funfair, food and ales.

More information will be here when available.

around the festival site (Day 1)

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