Camp Bestival 2021: Tickets sell out as organizers await further information on coronavirus rules

TICKETS for Camp Bestival are selling out as the popular Dorset festival awaits further clarification from the Government on social distancing measures.

Fatboy Slim, Groove Armada, Kelis and Sophie Ellis-Bextor are among the headliners announced for Camp Bestival 2021.

The festival will return next year to Lulworth Castle from Thursday 29th July to Sunday 1st August.

The spectacular weekend was canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but organizers said they were delighted to announce a spectacular return next year.

A number of musical acts, such as Vengaboys, Louise Redknapp, The Wurzles and Heather Small, are among other musical acts lined up to perform at the film-themed event, while a “clubby” space For Teens, Cinema and Wireframe will also feature for the first time.

Camp Bestival organizers thanked fans for their “continued support” and confirmed that its limited Tier 1 tickets were sold out.

Tier 2 tickets remain on sale online as organizers await further details on its final capacity under government guidelines on social distancing during the ongoing pandemic.

A Camp Bestival spokesperson said: “Camp Bestival is truly delighted and encouraged that Tier 1 Limited Price tickets are now on sale and Tier 2 Price Tickets are now on sale.

“Thank you all for their continued support. The licensed capacity for the event remains the same, but a final capacity in line with government social distancing advice and Covid-19 guidelines will be decided once there is will have a clearer picture next year.”

How to get tickets and how much they cost

A host of options are available for camping on site, with weekend tickets for adults costing £200.50.

A student weekend ticket costs £180, a weekend ticket for 13-17 year olds is £127.50 while a weekend ticket for 10-12 year olds is £102.50.

The 5-9 year old weekend ticket costs £82.50, the 4 and under weekend ticket costs £62.50 while babies 1 and under are free.

All weekend tickets include access to general campsites Thursday through Monday.

For more information and to book tickets call 0844 888 0444 or visit

Jan G. Gilbert