Fun Kids Hits Camp Bestival


camp-bestival-crowd-2011Camp Bestival 2012 is happening this weekend –  July 26th, 27th, 28th & 29th and will once again take place at Lulworth Castle in Dorset. And this year we’re going to be there too!

We’ll be broadcasting from backstage at Camp Bestival on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Our Fun Kids presenters will be there meeting all the stars, meeting you, and telling all the listeners what’s going on.

You can listen here at, on your mobile and on DAB Digital Radio in London and the South East. PLUS if you’re going to Camp Bestival you can listen on FM! We’ll be broadcasting on 87.9FM all weekend!

We’ve also teamed with Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days to give away some special prizes both on-air and at Camp Bestival too!

What’s happening at Camp Bestival?

Fun for all the family is top of the Camp Bestival agenda so expect a super Kids Area filled with magic moments and an abundance of neat treats for lil uns of all ages.

camp-bestival-2011-kidAs ever they’ll be a top-notch live music line up programmed by the big daddy himself Rob da Bank.

In true Bestival style the music will be diverse and will tickle all taste buds with a Main Stage, Big Top, Bandstand, Insect Circus Stage, Bollywood Tent and the Black Dahlia for Come Dancing dance offs and late night Rock n Rollin.

Here are the big music acts to enjoy this year:


  • Happy Mondays
  • Hot Chip
  • Kool and the Gang
  • Rizzle Kicks
  • Mr Tumble
  • Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs
  • Earth Wind and Fire
  • Little Dragon
  • Shrek the Musical

Jimmy-Carr_1328272871All this plus Comedy from the likes of Jimmy Carr and Dick and Dom, Spoken Word, Theatre in the Woods, Fireworks and fun on tap!

At Camp Bestival you can stay in luxury and affordable tipis, yurts, podpads bellepads, gypsy caravans or bring your own world of outdoor living.

The facilities are top notch for families with parking right next to the campsites, spacious areas for chilling and playing and the relatively flat landscape means access around the site is easy for mums and wee-uns.

camp-bestival-2011-landscapeHot showers with tea and toast while you wait will warm your cockles and a Farmers Market and the finest local and famous food stuffs will ensure hearty meals are indulged in.

And of course the local WI will be there to attend to your cake and tea needs!

So whether you’re dancing your socks off or chilling in Restival you’ll be having the time of your life!

To find out more about Camp Bestival and to book any last minute tickets visit