Camp Bestival 2022: Full Dorset festival lineup revealed for the first time, including Rudimental and Rag ‘n’ Bone Man

Lulworth Castle is ready to welcome the great and the good of the music scene back, as the lineup for Camp Bestival has been unveiled today (Tuesday).

For those who love disco legends, the incredible trio of Sister Sledge, Earth Wind & Fire Experience ft Al. McKay, and Kool & The Gang is about to ignite Saturday night disco fever.

Alongside them, mega headliners Rudimental and Rag ‘n’ Bone Man will also take the stage.

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For those with families, Dick & Dom, Cosmic Kids Yoga, Horrible Histories: Terrible Tudors, and Brainiac Live: Remixed! will entertain you and your brood for four action-packed days to remember.

Speaking about the Camp Bestival Dorset lineup announcement, Camp Bestival curators Josie and Rob da Bank said: I can’t believe it’s programming time again… for the 14th year in a row!

“As always, The Bill isn’t about one big act or one type of music – it’s a patchwork of music, comedy, entertainment, wellness and food for kids of all ages.

“From Rag ‘n’ Bone Man and Rudimental heavy hitters to newcomers like Lola Young and Orla Gartland, Horrible Histories makes a welcome return and we’ve got our very first motorcycle and BMX arena with Extreme Bike Battle, the best food in UK street and more circus than you can shake a diablo.

“Perhaps the most exciting nod to our Desert Island Disco theme will be the holy trinity of Earth Wind & Fire Experience ft. Al McKay, Kool and The Gang and Sister Sledge all don their disco boots and kick some walk through Lulworth Fields See you on the front in July!

The Saturday nightclub headliners are complemented by a host of musical talent, including one of Britain’s most successful artists of the past decade, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, and one of Britain’s most successful live artists. exciting from the planet, Rudimental, which will delight the crowds. with an energetic ensemble.

Britpop legends Shed Seven will inject some indie disco into the weekend and the king of party bangers, Example, will return to the Camp Bestival stage.

It wouldn’t be Camp Bestival without The Cuban Brothers who will be making appearances throughout the weekend while Faithless (DJ Set) will be on hand with a very special DJ set led by the iconic Sister Bliss.

Renowned for her kitchen discos in confinement, Sophie Ellis-Bextor will put on her sequins and take the stage and the voice of this Advertisement by John Lewis, Lola Young will gratify us with her melodic sounds.

The fun doesn’t stop there as DJs Gok Wan and Camp Bestival’s favorite unstoppable force Jodie Harsh will deliver sparkling and spectacular sets the whole family will remember for a lifetime, while the Late Night Pop Dungeon of Charlotte Church will offer a flamboyant and fun extravaganza. .

Ensuring there’s total excitement for all ages at all times, there’s plenty of family fun with Horrible Histories: Terrible Tudors, Brainiac Live: Remixed!, and the one and only Mr Tumble will be back to deliver sensational amounts of mischief and searing excitement. in the whole crowd.

An unprecedented amount of family entertainment is planned to delight festival-goers with many other kid-friendly favorites including Yolanda’s Jam Band and Mister Maker & Rebecca Keatley adding to the magic of a Camp Bestival weekend.

Award-winning Irish comedian Ed Byrne will provide laughs while leading the comedy lineup. His appearance will be complemented by many more fun hours with Comedy Club 4 Kids and Hurray For Gin on the bill.

Camp Bestival is coming to Dorset this summer
Camp Bestival is coming to Dorset this summer

2022 will mark 14 years of extremely successful family entertainment history for Camp Bestival and in addition to enjoying a world-class festival lineup, families can also lose themselves in four days of theatre, wellness workshops -being, circus shows, comedy and a tantalizing range of exquisite food and drink – all set in the beautiful and spacious surroundings of Lulworth Castle.

Elsewhere on the lineup, families can expect The Proclaimers, Jo Whiley’s 90s Anthems, Example, Horse Meat Disco, Orla Gartland, Snapped Ankles, Mr Motivator, MC Grammar, Elmer’s Walk and The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show as well as many, many Continued.

Camp Bestival Dorset takes place at Lulworth Castle, 28-31 July 2022, for more information and tickets visit

Jan G. Gilbert