We’re heading into festival season now so have you booked your tickets for Hollywood Pantages yet? Well if you’ve got kids I might have found just the festival for you. Having been nominated for Best Family Festival every year at the UK Festival Awards, Britain’s most loved family festival Wychwood, will once again be taking residence at its’ home of Cheltenham Racecourse Gloucestershire from 30th May to 1st June, celebrating ten years of family, folk and world music.
Boasting a plethora of workshops to amuse all members of the family, Wychwood Festival ensures there will be something for everyone at this year’s festival. Be sure to ignite your artistic flare inspired by a choice of craft workshops, feel energised at the many yoga classes, savor mouthwatering food, chuckle at the comedy and for the adults, quench your thirst with a variety of real ales.
To enchant, educate and excite, the Children’s Literature Festival will be featuring well-loved authors and illustrators thanks to recognised book retailer Waterstones. The return of the Roald Dahl Museum and their superior animated storytellers bringing to life the world of the B.F.G., Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Twits.
Amusing and thrilling shows include the Electric Cabaret bringing a new mime show to the Family Theatre, percussion group Glamba who fuse Brazilian, African and Western beats played on drum kits, dustbins and congas, and the Bubble Show with SamSam the BubbleMan – the most famous bubbleologist in the world, plus many many more.
Wychwood Festival impresses with over 100 bands across four stages including sounds of soul legends The Real Thing, heritage favorites The Stranglers, Irish New Wave band The Boomtown Rats complete with Sir Bob Geldof and disco and soul guru Craig Charles. Acoustic-genius Newton Faulkner will also be strumming into the hearts of Wychwood, whilst 10cc’s Graeme Gouldman will delight fans with a special acoustic ‘Heart Full of Songs’ set.
Celebrating 10 years of Britain’s best-loved family festival, undeniable friendly atmosphere in a stunning location and fantastic programme the celebration will be the biggest and best yet. Wychwood is incomparable to most family festival and a worthy addition to any families’ calendar.
To win family weekend tickets to Wychwood Festival 2014 (2 adults, 2 under 10s with camping pass), just leave me a comment sharing who you would most like to see from this years line up and record your entry in the rafflecopter widget along with any additional entries. The giveaway will close on Monday 31st March 2014.
Wychwood Festival takes place on Cheltenham Racecourse from 30th May – 1st June 2014. Weekend Festival Tickets for Children/Adults/ Concessions are from £125.00, Under 5’s go free but must register for a ticket. Camping passes must be purchased in addition to a festival ticket. Visit www.wychwoodfestival.com for further information and to purchase tickets.