12 new things for Camp Bestival 2012

The festival additions will be revealed hourly

Photographer:Sara Bowrey

Daniel Fahey - 25 January 2012

They are telling festival-goers about their new additions on the Camp Bestival Facebook page. The new things are as follows:

1. Young British Foodies Tent
Festival Exclusive. We’ve got the country’s finest young chefs, street food vendors, bakers and mixologists all under one roof! Winners of the nationwide search for the most talented Young British Foodies will be joined by the YBF all-star foodie judges to create a never-been-done-before, spectacular eating experience.

2. Wall of Death
Hold onto your hats! Our daredevil ‘Hell Riders’ will astonish you with their terrifying motorbike tricks, zooming in circles around their vertical Wall of Death whilst barely holding on! Jaw-droppingly amazing!

3. Olympic-tastic
Bang on theme, we'll be hosting our own Olympic shin-dig with a screening of the opening ceremony live in the Big Top on Friday night complete with a Camp Bestival torch! Plus catch Silly Olympic antics throughout the weekend with our favourite wallies Lost & Found - Interactive Nonsense Facilitators

4. It’s Showtime
Prepare for an awesome line up of exclusive shows, including an operatic Fantastic Mr Fox, mischievous duo The Bopps, our very first Camp Bestival Summer Panto and the brand new Roundhouse Street Variety Show!

5. Big Love Inflatable Church
Love is in the air! Get hitched at Camp Bestival in our big blow up church! Ceremonies come complete with wedding outfits, barmy bridesmaids, mental mother in laws and a good old knees up for everyone at the end of the night. Marriage has never been so fun!

6. Come Dancing in a Spiegel Tent
Our beloved Come Dancing sessions have moved to a beautiful Belgian Spiegel Tent! With a posh wooden floor, twinkly mirrors, plush drapes and cosy booths, you’ll be so amazed that you’ll forget your cha-cha steps.

7. Soul Bird Gardens
For a glorious oasis of calm, look no further than our newly expanded healing area! With massages, wood fired hot tubs, relaxation and mediation with the David Lynch Foundation, this is our favourite place to shake off the world and unwind.

8. The Secret Emporium
Some seriously classy retail therapy! With the hottest milliners, jewellers, fashion designers and artists this side of Jupiter, you can hand pick some goodies from some of the best British designers.

9. Circus Tricks
All under the age of 18, the extraordinarily talented Wookey Hole Circus will be wowing us with their magic acts, aerial feats and juggling mayhem. And don’t miss Square Peg Circus’s dusk performance of their spectacular new outdoor show ‘Rime’.

10. Morris Dancing
We’ve got dancing with bells on! Hot stepping around Lulworth Castle, catch our troupes of Morris Dancers jingling and stick bashing in trad English stylee.

11. Rob da Bank’s Music Club
Are you a rock star in the making? Head to Rob da Bank's Music Club to find out! This project, set up on the Isle of Wight in partnership with the Youth Trust, is coming to Lulworth to offer up a brilliant selection music and arts workshops.

12. Underground Farmers Market
Gather up a delectable selection of edible goodies for making your camp meal or having a Castle Field picnic! From cheeses, chutneys, sausages and fresh bread, this gypsy style encampment will be your ultimate onsite grocery stop

No acts have been confirmed for the Camp Bestival line-up, but the first names will be revealed Friday.

Camp Bestival 2012 tickets are on sale now priced at £180 (including camping from Thursday) and £170 (including camping from Friday).

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Other Camp Bestival ticket prices are as follows:
Age 15 to 17 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday) - £105
Age 15 to 17 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Friday) - £100
These ticket holders must be accompanied by a Ticket holding parent or guardian over the age of 30
Age 11 to 14 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday) - £90
Age 11 to 14 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Friday) - £85
These ticket holders must be accompanied by a Ticket holding parent or guardian over the age of 30
NB: All teens (aged 11 to 17) MUST camp in the same area as their families with a maximum of two teens per adult (over the age of 30).?Age 10 and Under Weekend Ticket (inc. camping) – FREE (but ticket still required)
These ticket holders must be accompanied by a Ticket holding parent or guardian over the age of 21
Advance Car Parking - £10 per car (or £15 cash on arrival)


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