Camp Bestival Shropshire arrives at Weston Park

The organizers of the UK’s favorite family festival, Camp Bestival, today announced it is coming to Weston Park in August 2022.

Camp Bestival Shropshire will provide lots of family fun

Hot on the heels of the Dorset-based pioneer jamboree in July, Camp Bestival Shropshire, taking place August 18-21, 2022, is a brand new stand-alone event bringing together all the unique and essential elements for families. from the original Camp Bestival in the heart of England.

After 14 years of family fun history, Camp Bestival Shropshire will provide plenty of family fun, little ones will be spoiled for choice as they step into a family holiday fest unlike any other. others !

Speaking of the announcement, Festival co-curators Josie & Rob da Bank said:

“Scream! House da Bank is about to explode with excitement that we can finally announce our first new festival in many years as we liberate Camp Bestival Shropshire! Located in the heart of England, Josie and I couldn’t be prouder or more thrilled to have finally found a site not only worthy of a second Camp Bestival, but also exquisitely beautiful. Weston Park has all the elements we love, magical forests and heaps of green fields to lakes and a backdrop of historic stately home.

“Following the success of Camp Bestival in Dorset, we are delighted to add this new event to our family of festivals to meet popular geographic and practical demand. We plan to give this festival as much love and attention as our Heritage Festival in Lulworth and we look forward to seeing you all again at one or the other…or maybe both!

Weston Park

A fiery take on the tried and true Team Camp Bestival recipe, Camp Bestival Shropshire will take up residence in pristine Weston Park designed by England’s greatest gardener, Capability Brown. A wonderland of sprawling green spaces, lush lawns, verdant parks and enchanting forests, festival-goers can enjoy a host of glittering family treats from our famous action-packed Children’s Gardens, and all kinds of frolic and fun, magical meadows and entire arenas teeming with a myriad of screen-free activities for kids of all ages.

Camp Bestival is one of the country’s favorite festivals and has won the UK’s Best Family Festival award six times. It includes theatre, shows, wellness workshops, circus shows, side entertainment, comedy, incredibly delicious food and drink and the best of outdoor living, spacious general camping , from camping plus and backstage camping, to decadent boutique offerings, motorhomes, caravans and beyond.

Musical programming

No Camp Bestival would be complete without an epic musical lineup ranging from legendary heavyweights to some of the hottest artists around. From pop, rap, rock, dance, dub skiffle, swing, and any other genre craziness you care to mention, there will be beats, rhymes, and dizzying beats throughout the weekend. end, spread across Camp Bestival’s iconic stages, including the Big Top, Bollywood, Caravanserai, Pig’s Big Ballroom and more.

Tickets for Camp Bestival Shropshire will go on sale in early November with the full lineup to be announced later this year.

Jan G. Gilbert