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Towersey Festival Review 2018

Towersey Festival reaches the grand old age of 55 next year, making it one of the most longstanding festivals in the UK. From humble beginnings in a Pub Barn, Towersey Festival is now based in the Show Grounds of Thame in Oxfordshire, and attracts around 10,000 visitors. Many families return year after year, introducing new …

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Electric Fields Festival Family Review 2018

We’ve just returned from a fun weekend in Scotland at Electric Fields Festival. Set in the grounds of Drumlandrig Castle, just one hour from the border.  We took our little ones; almost 3 and 9 months, read on to see what we thought.  Camping at Electric Fields Festival We arrived on Friday lunchtime, although the festival …

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Chilled in a Field Festival 2018 | Family Friendly Festival

Chilled in a Field Festival held on 3-5 August 2018 at Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum  was a small but perfectly formed festival. This was our first festival as a family, and apart from far-off teenage memories of Reading festival, my first for a long time. Chilled in a Field Festival felt like the perfect re-introduction …

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Stay Off Site at Camp Bestival or On Site at Camp Bestival in 2019?

So recently we visited Camp Bestival and decided to stay off site rather than camp onsite. So why would we decide to stay offsite at Camp Bestival rather than staying on site?   People decide to stay off site at Camp Bestival for many many reasons 1/ Some have never visited Camp Bestival before and …

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12 Top Tips if you’re heading to Camp Bestival in 2019

In 2018 we spent our first weekend at Camp Bestival. We had an amazing weekend with some great friends and have plans to return next year.  I’ll share with you throughout this post things we loved but I’ll focus on some tips to help you get the most out of the weekend if you’re planning …

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England’s 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 England’s 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 activities, and all set in …

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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, which means it includes wellies, …

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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 posts, Dates of the Top …

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