It’s just over 80 days until we throw open the gates to Camp Bestival and welcome one and all to the spacious grounds of Lulworth Castle for our Movies themed family adventure. With fun and games, music, kids’ entertainment, theatre, shows, attractions, and delicious food and drink aplenty, make sure you don’t miss out on the blockbuster action from Thursday 29th July to Sunday 1st August.
“Hi de hi campers! This is not a dress rehearsal! We are only 84 days from when we can finally shout ‘action’ on our moviemania Camp Bestival with you as our stunning cast! The artists are ready, the stages are having their designs fine-tuned, the food trucks are being polished and the grass is being mown...are you ready?! So enjoy the day splits and start dreaming about being back in a field with us in a few months time.” Rob da Bank
We’re putting a very limited release of day tickets on sale this Friday, 7th May, at 10am for day-trippers who want to experience movie music magic from our cast and crew. Here’s a tantalising selection of all the things you can discover to keep you on the edge of your seats…
On Friday 30th July, we’ll most certainly have heaven on our minds when Becky Hill takes to the stage heading a glittering Friday night Castle Stage triumvirate that also includes a tasty turn from Kelis and Sophie Ellis-Bextor featuring daring doyens of the dance, Sink The Pink. There will be more music and shows across the castle grounds from The Sugarhill Gang - Furious 5 ft Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio, The Selecter, Vengaboys, David Rodigan, Tim Burgess (live & DJ set), Norman Jay MBE, Brainiac Live, Sam & Mark, Mister Maker & Rebecca, Georgia, Self Esteem, Craig Charles, Krafty Kuts, Man Vs. Baby, Timmy Mallett, BRIT School, Junior Jungle and many more.
Saturday 31st July will see Fatboy Slim, our weapon of choice, top the bill on Saturday night following a set from special guests Friendly Fires. Don’t miss sets and shows Level 42, Sara Cox, Jo Whiley’s 90s Anthems, Heather Small, Irvine Welsh, Dick and Dom, Mr Tumble, Space, Mae Muller, Fatgirl Slim, Steve Davis & Kavus Torabi, Adamski, Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer, Big Fish Little Fish, Much Ado About Bingo, and much more.
On Sunday 1st August, we’ll say hello to the nightclub sounds of Groove Armada, watch the incredible Fireworks Finale on Lulworth Castle, plus catch sets and fun from Max & Harvey, The Sherlocks, Dom Joly, LTJ Bukem, Jaguar Skills, Reef, Dub Pistols, Biig Piig, Cheryl Hole, The Cuban Brothers, Andy & The Odd Socks, Gengahr, The Wurzels, S Club Party, Mr Motivator, Scummy Mummies, Klaus Blatter, R.A.E, Stagecoach and many more.
Every day across the weekend you’ll be able to enjoy a cornucopia of activities and attractions including 101 Free Things for Kids to do, Comedy, Theatre, Circus, Authors, Talks, The World’s Biggest Bouncy Castle, Inflatable Church, Dressing Up Tent, Yoga & Meditation, Spinning Discos, Streetfood, The W.I Tea Tent, Cocktail Bars, Silent Discos, Bedtime Stories, Giant Sandpits, Bushcrafts, Den-Building, Soft Play Tent, Arts & Crafts and so much more…