Beautiful Days @ Escot Park Devon (19 to 21 August)

Beautiful Days

beautiful-days-crowdBeautiful Days is a family friendly festival with a relaxed and friendly vibe that is much commented on.

It’s a family music festival with five stages, site art, a huge children’s area in the centre of the festival, comedy, theatre, family camping, a healing area, licensed real ale bars from Otter Brewery & carefully selected food and craft stalls.

Main Stage headline acts for Beautiful Days 2011 are Carter USM, Big Audio Dynamite, Gogol Bordello and Levellers. Other acts include Tim Minchin, Flogging Molly, Afro Celt Sound System, Pop Will Eat Itself, I Am Kloot, The Low Anthem, Oysterband, Stereo MCs, Teddy Thompson, Eddi Reader, System 7, The Beat and Kissy Sell Out.

beautiful_days_festivalThe Children’s Area at Beautiful Days is co-ordinated by Majical Youth Theatre. There are loads of activities, hands-on workshops and entertainment all weekend long for children of all ages.

There are also crafts, theatre, dressing-up, circus, rides, story-telling, workshops, comedy, face painting and more. The main children’s area is in the middle of the festival site but there are also story-telling and play areas in the campsites.

REDWOODS CAMPING is to be designated specifically ‘family camping’ in 2011. Redwoods is the first camping field on the right as you come over the bridge out of the arenas and is the one with the storytelling area under the circle of redwood trees.

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