Music, food and the seaside… what an heavenly match. We’ve rounded up the best festivals when travelling with the little ones and if camping isn’t your thing get comfortable at our Haven Parks!
Festival of Chichester
Date: June 13th – July 12th
Type: Family fun, music, arts
Prices: Ticket prices can vary so it’s best to have a look on the website.
Nearest Haven park: Church Farm ( 15 mins in the car)
A month long celebration of some of the best things in life including food, theatre and music! There is over 200 events happening throughout the month so you’ll be sure to find something that suits you and your family!
Festival No 6
Date: September 3rd – September 6th
Type: music, art, food
Prices: Day tickets are not released just yet but weekend tickets start from £160 and children under 10 free
Nearest Haven park: Hafan Y Môr (25 mins in the car)
Festival No 6 is set in the beautiful Portmerion – this is one festival that you’d want to bring your camera! As well as snapping the picturesque background it’s also a chance to see Grace Jones, Belle and Sebastian as well all the theatre – no wonder it’s won such awards as Best New Festival, Best Small Festival and Most Unique Location!
Date: July 30th – August 2nd
Location:Lulworth Castle, Dorset
Type: Music, theatre
Nearest Haven park: Weymouth and Seaview (26 mins in the car)
Camp Bestival was voted the Best family Festival in 2014 and it’s easy to see why! Bestival’s family-friendly little sister is one of the best around. With a theme of ‘going wild’ get back to nature and listen to the sounds of Professor Green, Clean Bandit and Ella Henderson.
Date: July 17th – July 18th
Location: Higher Fields, Devon
Prices:Tickets start from £85
Nearest Haven park: Devon Cliffs (45 mins in the car)
Chagstock Festival is positioned on the north edge of Dartmoor with amazing panoramic views of Devon. As well as music for the adults there is a ‘green village’ especially for the kids! Last years activities included, Dartmoor Reptiles, swingboats and water zorbing! Chagstock Festival have promised that ‘2015 will be equally as good -if not better!’
Edinburgh Festival Fringe Festival
Date: August 7th-August 31st
Type: Theatre, art
Prices:Prices vary from show to show
Nearest Haven park: Seton Sands (30 mins in the car)
Edinburgh Festival Fringel is the largest arts festival in world and it’s right on our doorstep. In 2014 there were 49,947 performances of 3,193 shows we’re sure you’ll be able to find something that will suit your family this year.
Do you have any festivals you’d like to add to this list?
We’d love to hear them!
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