Off The Tracks unveils more acts

Hugh Cornwell, Simon Friend's Seismic Survey, Seas of Mirth, Panic Room, Erica, & more

By Scott Williams | Published: Tue 5th Jul 2016

Off The Tracks Summer Festival 2016 - Hugh Cornwell
Photo credit: Phil Bull

Off The Tracks Summer Festival 2016

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September 2016
Donington Park Farmhouse, nr Castle Donington, Isley Walton, Derbyshire, DE74 2RN, England MAP
£80 for w/e inc camping, youth (12-16) £35
Daily capacity: 2,000

Hugh Cornwell, Simon Friend's Seismic Survey, Seas of Mirth, Panic Room, and Erica lead the latest acts added to the line-up at Off The Tracks Summer Festival.

The popular family-friendly festival takes place in and around the courtyard of Donington Park Farmhouse, in Derbyshire and offers folk, roots, dance and fusion acts accompanied by real ales and ciders, acoustic sessions, stalls, and atmospheric surroundings from Friday 6th until Sunday 7th September.

Treacherous Orchestra, Neville Staple, and Ozric Tentacles were the first acts to be announced.

Also added to the bill are Under A Banner, Bush Gothic, The Black Feathers, The Rattlers, The Della Grants, Lil Jim & Z Theory, The Jar Family, Zimbaremabwe Mbira Vibes, Echo Town, Steel Threads, Gilded Thieves, Dr Matt, The Wigornia String Quartet, Chemistry Lane, The Temple Bar Experience, Oka Vanga, Jo Carley & The Old Dry Skulls, DJ Nick Smith, Fleet Arts, Nottingham Samba, Black Pig Border Morris, and The Urban Gypsies Tribal Belly Dance Group, with more still to be revealed.

For the line-up details, day and stage splits, as available, see the Off The Tracks line-up page.

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Tickets are priced at £80 for an adult ticket for the weekend with camping, and £45 for a youth (aged 12 to 16 years) ticket, children aged under 12 go free and do not require a ticket.

Camping and shower facilities available, as well as hook-ups for campervans.
Note: no dogs allowed (except registered Dogs for the Disabled).

There's also a children's Play Area for the kids, and children also have the opportunity to take part in circus workshops, and the parade.

For twenty-seven years the twin event run by Andy and Boz has been proving that small is beautiful and an event can still offer top music and entertainment without being corporate.

The organisers are environmentally-conscious in all that they do and committed to enhancing our green credentials and sustainability. They are committed to responsible stewardship of the countryside and wildlife that surrounds us and strive to act always with nature in mind.

In The Orchard at Off The Tracks offers workshops and therapies such as yoga, tuning in, Tai Chi & Chi Kung, Shiatsu, Metamorphic Technique, meditation, and chanting & voice work.

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