Win a Family Ticket for Into the Trees 2018 | Family Friendly Festival
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Win a Family Ticket for Into the Trees 2018 | Family Friendly Festival

Enter below to win a family ticket to Into the Trees 2018 a family friendly festival in Sussex for wild woodland loving families. Missing from our lives more than anything is time spent outdoors in nature. Into The Trees takes families on a fascinating journey through one of the South …

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Dates of the Top Family Friendly Festivals 2019
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Dates of the Top Family Friendly Festivals 2019

Dates of Family Friendly Festivals 2019 from the beginning of the Summer to the end If you want to read more on Family Friendly Festivals from us, take a look at our Family Friendly Festivals page too! 1.Elderflower Fields East Sussex 24-27th May 2019 At Elderflower Fields we enjoyed an eclectic …

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Timber Festival 2018 | Family Friendly Festival Review
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Timber Festival 2018 | Family Friendly Festival Review

So Timber Festival has been and gone and what a festival it was. The first year of this new Family Friendly Festival set at Feanedock, in the heart of the National Forest was a rip roaring success. NB: We were invited to Timber Festival as their guests but all views …

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Top Tips for Festival Glamping with Children including a Festival Checklist
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Top Tips for Festival Glamping with Children including a Festival Checklist

So if you are planning on Festival Glamping with Children here are some of our top tips including a Festival Checklist! Setting up, and taking down, your tent are all part of the experience. Get the children involved, passing pegs, and having a go with a wooden mallet. Have a …

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Fortieth Festival Party | Festival Themed Garden Party
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Easy Festival Make Up Ideas

So apparently a festival beauty routine is a thing! There are countless articles written about it. To be honest whenever I’ve been camping before make up doesn’t feature very highly at all never mind as an actual routine! But apparently festival camping is different and you might need an easy …

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Larmer Tree Festival 19th -22nd July 2018
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WIN Family Ticket to Larmer Tree Festival 19th -22nd July 2018

Larmer Tree Festival on the Wiltshire/Dorest border takes place in 2018 from 19th-22nd July and Larmer Tree are offering a family ticket to one Mini Travellers follower you can find out how to enter at the bottom of the post! After a year-long hiatus Larmer Tree Festival is back for its 27th year from 19th – 22nd …

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Review Keswick Mountain Festival with Blacks
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Review Keswick Mountain Festival with Blacks

The excitement began as soon as we heard about the Keswick Mountain Festival.  What more could you ask for from a festival than camping near the mountains and being able to swim in the lake! We decided to pack two small tents rather than the big family tent as we …

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Elderflower Fields Festival Review | Taking the Plunge on our First Family Friendly Festival
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Elderflower Fields Festival Review | Taking the Plunge on our First Family Friendly Festival

After seeing Elderflower Fields Festival included in Mini Travellers’ list of Family Friendly Festivals we were delighted to have the opportunity to go. Our daughters, aged 8, 6 & 2, love music, toasting marshmallows, and getting muddy, so we knew they would have the time of their lives. My husband …

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Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod
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WIN a Family Ticket| Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod

The Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod is a music festival which takes place every year during the second week of July in the beautiful town of Llangollen, North Wales. The Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod has announced its star-studded concert line-up for 2018, featuring performances from best-selling artist, Alfie Boe, prolific recording …

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Deer Shed Festival 9
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What to expect at Deer Shed Festival 9 – Making Waves

The ninth edition of the north’s favourite family festival, Deer Shed Festival 9, is shaping up to showcase its biggest ever programme of family friendly music, arts and science and we are going! Here is what Deer Shed Festival themselves have to say about it! Deer Shed Festival 9 – taking …

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Win a Family Ticket to Timber – the International Forest Festival | Family Friendly Festival
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Win a Family Ticket to Timber – the International Forest Festival | Family Friendly Festival

Timber – the International Forest Festival is on 6/7/8 July 2018, in the heart of the National Forest. An extraordinary, family friendly festival where music, art, theatre, storytelling, science and play will weave together into an exhilarating weekend in the heart of the National Forest, one of Britain’s boldest environmental …

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3 Amazing Family Friendly Festivals from 2017

It’s time to look back on the Summer of 2017 and the Family Friendly Festivals and see what people have loved this year. There was a lot around to choose from and if you feel inspired after reading this post and watching these videos, you can find the dates of …

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Fortieth Festival Party | Festival Themed Garden Party
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Fortieth Festival Party | Festival Themed Garden Party

So what do you do when you have spent a Summer at Festivals with the kids and you turn 40 in the October. You have a Fortieth Festival party! Why ever not! Well the reason you shouldn’t I suppose is because I had decided not to have a party: I …

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Victorious Streets Paved with Glitter
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Victorious Festival, Portsmouth – Is it a Family Friendly Fesitival?

What is there for families at Victorious? We are lucky enough to have done a few family-friendly festivals and have always really enjoyed taking the children so they can experience the sights , sounds, atmosphere and diversity of a festival before they go crazy on their own! We have also …

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Medieval Festival
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English Medieval Festival for Families at Herstmonceux Castle

This August Bank Holiday my wife, I and our three children were invited to attend the 25th Anniversary English Medieval Festival at Herstmonceux Castle near to Hastings in East Sussex. We were delighted as it seemed just the sort of event our family would love: rustic camping and outdoor medieval-themed …

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Review: Coleman Rocky Mountain 5 Tent www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Review: Coleman Rocky Mountain Tent | Best 4 Person Tent?

Coleman sent us over their Coleman Rocky Mountain family tent for us to test and review, find out what we thought! Was it the best 4 Person Tent? Before we had children, camping was our staple weekend away…all we needed to do was throw a tent and some sleeping bags …

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Geronimo Festival
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Ultimate Family Camping Packing List for Festivals

So what do you put on a Family Camping Packing List for Festivals? In reality the answer is LOTS of clothes and as little other stuff as possible !  You basically have to pack for a whole British Summer in one weekend if you head to a family friendly festival, …

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Cornbury Festival 2017 | Family Friendly Festival www.minitravellers.co.uk
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10 Festival Themed Party Ideas

Having spent the Summer at festivals with, and without the kids, I decided that for the Fortieth Birthday Party (that I wasn’t going to have) I would go for a Festival Themed Party and so needed a host of Festival Themed Party Ideas and so here are 10! Now this idea …

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Kendal Calling with a Baby www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Kendal Calling with a Baby

Find out how we got on at Kendal Calling with a 7 week old baby! Before the arrival of our little boy, and in fact even before we decided to try for children in the first place, my wife and I discussed what sort of impact having a child would …

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Nozstock The Hidden Valley | Family Friendly Festival www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Is Nozstock a Family Friendly Festival?

Is Nozstock a Family Friendly Festival? In 2016 five Mini Travellers went to Nozstock and this year 22 of us went back, proving I think what a good time they had in 2016 to convince us all to go en masse. Last year the sun shone and was kind to …

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Deer Shed Festival with a Toddler www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Deer Shed Festival with a Toddler

Our review of Deer Shed Festival 8 – how much fun could my toddler possibly have? Over the weekend of 21st-23rd July 2017 we were invited to Deer Shed Festival at Baldersby Park, Thirsk. I have been to a lot of the big named festivals over the past 10 years, …

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The Shropshire Kids Festival
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10 Top Tips for Surviving a Festival with Kids

Family Friendly Festivals are amazing and wonderful for children and adults alike but here are 10 Top Tips for Surviving a Festival with Kids and making it even better! We love a Family Friendly Festival here at Mini Travellers and have some great reviews on the site linked to these …

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Cornbury Festival 2017 | Family Friendly Festival www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Cornbury Festival 2017 | Family Friendly Festival

When this review was written it was due to be the last year of the Cornbury Festival but thankfully it is now back for 2018. Here is the review for 2017! Unbeknownst to us, this was the final year of Cornbury Festival. Which is so disappointing for a lot reasons, …

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Geronimo Festival 2017 | Family Friendly Festival www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Geronimo Festival 2017 | Family Friendly Festival

This year, the Geronimo Festival took up a new residency at Arley Hall in Cheshire. Having only ever visited Arley Hall for a (rather lovely) wedding, we were interested to see how this year’s festival differed from last year (our review for last year is here)… Arley was a little …

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