Wed July 5, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Hampshire, United Kingdom, 2017
Everything you need to know to make your visitrelaxing & enjoyable
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Everything you need to know to make your visit relaxing & enjoyable
Show of Hands, Acoustic Strawbs, Jacqui McShee's Pentangle, Mad Dog Mcrea, Ric Sanders Trio, Richard Digance, Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble, Bonnie Dobson, Wright Barker Williams Band, Reg Meuross, Gary Fletcher Band, Janet Dowd & Brendan, Goff, Ken Nicol, Fleetwood Cave, Kevin Dempsey and Tom Leary, Ninebarrow, Matt Black, Broadside Boys, Hannah Robinson, Barney Newman, The Jigantics, Southampton Ukulele Jam, Oxford Fiddle Group, plus our regular Morris and Lines & Squares our resident poets keeping you occupied during changeovers
Wednesday meet & greet arrival 12pmArena opens at 6pm and closes 11.30pm
If you are planning to camp why not join us a day early on Wednesday? Come along and meet new friends or reunite with those you met last year.
The campsite will open at 12.00pm and arena open from 6.00pm. Highlights for this evening include Morris Dancers and sing-around’s plus a barbeque around the bar/workshop marquee area,
Thursday arena opens at 11am and closes 11.30pm
Thursday will be a full day again centred around the bar/workshop Fringe marquee with sing-around’s, and local bands
Friday/Saturday/Sunday arena opens at 11am and closes 11.30pm
Three days full of music from the main stage, and workshops from the Fringe
Situated on our own farm, facilities are provided for on-site camping, motor-homes and caravans at £5 per night per pitch, please note there is running water but no showers or electrical hookups.
Parking for non-campers is free and well-trained dogs are also welcome, as are the plastic bags that accompany them!!
Home cooked food will be served from our cafe from 11.00am to 22.00pm each day
Our bar is open from 11.00am - 23.30 pm each day.
Already labelled as one of the friendliest of festivals we intend to keep that image with home-cooking, local crafts-folk and much more.
WHERE IT IS, PARKING AND TRANSPORT
Q. Where is it?
A. On the A36 between Salisbury and Southampton, 6 miles from Romsey
Q. What time do the gates open?
A. Daily at 11.00 am with performances starting at mid-day
Q. Are there any parking facilities?
A. Yes, parking is free with access from Sherfield English Road
Q. Where is the nearest railway station?
A. The nearest station is Romsey
WHAT CAN I BRING?
Q. Are children welcome?
A. Yes but there are no children’s entertainment on offer
Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: Yes, dogs are welcome except in the eating areas and they must be kept on a lead at all times.
Q. Can I bring foldup chairs, wind breaks or gazebos?
A. Fold up chairs are allowed but wind shields or gazebos cannot be brought into the festival arena. And don’t forget your flags!
Q. Can I bring alcohol?
A. Yes but you cannot bring it into the arena
Q. Can I bring glass into the arena?
A. Glass is not allowed in the arena
Q. When is the site open/closed?
A From noon on Wednesday 6th July until noon on Monday 11th July.
Q. Can I park my car next to my tent?
Q. Are there toilet facilities (including disabled facilities) on the camp site?
Q. Can I have a barbeque or fire at the camp site?
A. Open fires, sky lanterns, flares and burning lamps are not permitted.
Any dangerous equipment will be condemned by the festival safety team and may be confiscated.
Q. Is there a water supply on the campsite?
Q. What about disabled facilities?
A. For those that are not camping there is a disabled parking area adjacent to the festival entrance. On arrival please let the stewards know that you are disabled and they will direct you to the parking area.
Q. How accessible is the site for the disabled?
A. All access. Disabled toilet facilities are available for the festival and disabled campers will be situated close to disabled toilets on the campsite.
Q. Is there a separate viewing area for the disabled?
For more information on booking and our disabled policy click here
Show of Hands
Mad Dog Mcrea
Ric Sanders Trio
Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble
Wright Barker Williams Band
Gary Fletcher Band
Janet Dowd & Brendan Goff
Kevin Dempsey and Tom Leary
Southampton Ukulele Jam
Oxford Fiddle Group See Less