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Common People Line-up Announced

CP-A4-Poster-v1Common People Come Together For 

Saturday: Fatboy Slim

And Live Music From: De La Soul / Jaguar Skills / George the Poet /

Plastic Mermaids / Battle of the Bands winner / Funky Little Choir / Mr Motivator

DJs: Dusky / Huxley / Dense & Pika / Leon Vynehall / Luca Pilato / Jordan McKinlay 

Sunday: Special Guest Coming Soon!

Plus Clean Bandit 

And Live Music From: Band of Skulls / Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Slaves / DJ Yoda /

The Cuban Brothers / Craig Charles / West End Kids

DJs: Derrick Carter / Rob da Bank / Friend Within / Toyboy and Robin / Muddywellies 

AND

Immersive Bestival Antics and High Jinx /

Amazing Venues, Cocktails & Scrumptious Streetfood /

Incredible Daytime Family Fun and Much More!

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Following last month’s announcement introducing our new show, Common People, we’re massively excited to unveil our stellar inaugural line-up, featuring world renowned DJs, pop behemoths, underground legends, and more, all with lashings of Bestival’s unique magic, mayhem and merriment thrown in for good measure. A two-day metropolitan adventure, set in the verdant surrounds of Southampton Common, the all-inclusive clarion call of Common People will spread our Besti love, unifying party lovers across the south coast and beyond, for a truck load of bank holiday high jinx this 23rd & 24th May.

Common People curator, Rob da Bank said: ‘It’s been a long time coming to launch a new show from the Bestival family. We thought long and hard before deciding to base our new show in Southampton… I played my first ever DJ gig in Southampton when I was 16, so this is a real home coming for me.

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Camp Bestival – First Acts..

camp artist announcement 1DING DONG – IT’S CHRISSSSSSSTMAS!

FIRST WAVE OF CAMP BESTIVAL ACTS ANNOUNCED… 

PLUS LAST CHANCE TO BOOK OUR SPECIAL CHRISTMAS OFFER! 

LIVE MUSIC FROM

UNDERWORLD / CLEAN BANDIT / KAISER CHIEFS

PLUS MANY MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED IN THE NEW YEAR

BRAND NEW FAMILY SHOWS AND FESTI FAVES:

THE CAT IN THE HAT

WITH A REALLY WILD LIVE SHOW 

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, WITH A CAMP BESTIVAL SPECIAL IT’S….

DICK V DOM GO WILD IN THE RING! 

ALL OF THIS PLUS…

CAMP BESTIVAL GOES WILD – PART 1

EXPLORE YOUR INNER BEAST: BUSHCRAFT / DEN BUILDING / FORAGING / SURVIVAL SKILLS / WILD COOKING /WOODLAND ADVENTURES: MUD KITCHENS / CAMPFIRES / NATURE HUNTS / MASS SLEEP OUTS / DAILY PICNICS / FALCONRY

 WITH LOADS MORE STUFF FOR ALL THE FAMILY TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON…

 It might be cold outside but things are really hotting up at Camp Bestival HQ! It’s all coming together for what is destined to be the wildest Camp Bestival yet, and boy do we have a gargantuan line-up announcement planned for early January. But because we’re just a bit too excited, and because it’s Christmas, we want to give you a tempting taster of what’s to come announcing two pretty special headliners and just some arts fun that will be gracing Camp Bestival Goes Wild this 30th July – 2nd August at Lulworth Castle on Dorset’s stunning Jurassic coast.

Rob da Bank says: “Here we go again, my wild and wonderful friends! It’s all getting pretty festive down at Camp Bestival HQ, and whilst we were sat in front of a blazing fire eating too many chocolates we thought why not spill the beans on just a smidgen of the acts that will play Camp Bestival 2015… So, without further ado, let’s intro Clean Bandit as our Friday night headliner who are gonna knock it out the castle with their string led electronic knees up, moving onto Saturday and our special guests will be the riotous Kaiser Chiefs and closing it all down in spectacular fashion one of my favourite acts of all time, Underworld, who are a blistering live act 20 years on from dubnobasswithmyheadman. Prepare to get Born Slippy and pretty wild! Have a fantastic Xmas all my Camp Besti buddies”.

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Bestival presents Common People

Common People_logo_v2Announcing a Brand New Festival for Southampton

Common People

A Grand Day Out from the Bestival Family

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We are over the moon to announce a brand new show from the multi-award winning Bestival team; Common People. Taking place on the Bank Holiday weekend of 23rd and 24th May, and set on Southampton Common, Common People will be a glorious two-day metropolitan festival, uniting all tribes under the Southampton sky, bringing the blithe spirit of Bestival right to the heart of the city.

Common People curator Rob da Bank commented: “I’m delighted to announce that we are launching a new festival in Southampton next year, our first new venture since we started Camp Bestival seven years ago. We have been inundated with offers to start new festivals every year but it wasn’t until we found the beautiful site of the Common that we felt it was right to start a new chapter in Bestival’s history. This isn’t a camping show, it’s not a tents, wellies and car packed to the rafters experience… it’s a metropolitan two day show easy to access and open to all ages, compact but packed with experiences and priced very, very reasonably. We can’t wait to unveil our headliners and star cast for our first Common People show in May. Watch this space”

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Camp Bestival Wins!

camp festival awards 15 winner patch

It’s official! Camp Bestival is the UK’s Best Family Festival for the second year running!! Thank you so much to everyone who voted in the Festival Awards and to all the families who came this year and made Camp Bestival such a special event. See you in 2015! X

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