The Big Feastival 2014…It’s a wrap!
Trying to sum up how fantastic this year’s Big Feastival was is no easy task! With so many highlights and happy memories, The Big Feastival 2014 was the perfect end to a memorable summer of live music, amazing food and all round family fun.
We’ll be re-living our ‘best bits’ on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram over the coming weeks so make sure you join in by posting your favourite photos from the weekend.
It seems almost inconceivable to talk about 2015 already, but work is already well under way to make next year’s extravaganza our most spectacular yet!
Next week, we’ll be sending out a link to our visitor survey so keep an eye on your inbox if you have any feedback on this year’s festival or suggestions for the future.
Early Bird Tickets for 2015!
So The Big Feastival 2014 has come to an end but don’t panic!
As a special Early Bird offer, we have just released a limited number of advance tickets for The Big Feastival 2015.
Next year’s festival falls on the Bank Holiday weekend (28th – 30th August) so is set to be our biggest party yet. From now until Wednesday 1st October, you can purchase Early Bird Camping, Weekend and Day Tickets at 2014 ticket prices.
Click here to secure your spot before we announce our 2015 line up and new ticket prices.
It’s been a Big Feastival to remember in 2014 – here’s to making 2015 EVEN better!
The Big Feastival Team x
What can we say….The Big Feastival 2014 was certainly one to remember!
There were so many highlights to speak of, it’s hard to pick just a few! From Justin Fletcher’s hilarious fun-packed performance of his greatest hits, Jamie Oliver’s one-of-a-kind cooking demos in the AEG Big Kitchen, to Fatboy Slim rocking The Main Stage on Saturday night – there was certainly something on offer for everyone at this years’ Feastival.
We want to say a huge Thank You to all of you Feastivalers, whether a first-timer or a Feastival veteran. You helped make this fantastic weekend our best ever. For those of you already thinking about next year, so are we!
We’ll be announcing next year’s dates soon so make sure you follow us on Facebook or Twitter to be one of the first to know. We’ll also be making early bird tickets available, so you definitely don’t want to miss out.
Until then, check out a handful of our favourite moments from last weekend here.
See you next year!
The Big Feastival Team x
The wait is almost over… Only 1 week to go until The Big Feastival opens its gates and we can hardly contain our excitement!
We’re down to our final few Camping Tickets so if you haven’t done so already, click here to secure your spot. Weekend and Day Tickets are still available but selling fast so book today to avoid disappointment.
With our biggest music and entertainment line-up to date, plus an incredible selection of food and drink experts ready to tantalize your tastebuds, this year promises to be our best yet.
Who’s excited? We can’t wait!
More chefs announced!
Joining us in The AEG Big Kitchen…
Daisy Lowe has starred in major fashion campaigns for Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton and Agent Provocateur, and has just launched her first cookery book – Sweetness & Light, which is the result of her journey to discover the craft of baking guilt-free delicious treats.
Making a welcome return to Feastival, Grain Store chef Bruno Loubet will not only be hitting the stage, but will take the humble bacon roll to new heights with the launch of his food truck venture, Le Swine, parking up for the first time in our campsite.
Finally, don’t miss Alex James and his mate Matt Stone share some foodie tips and behind-the-scenes tales from their latest TV series, Recipes that Rock II. This gourmet travel series follows Alex and Australian rock’n'roll chef, Matt, on a roadtrip through Western Australia and you can hear all about it and catch them both in action on Saturday afternoon.
Pre-order your Feastival Event Guide!
Our Big Feastival Event Guide is now available to pre-order to be ready for you to collect upon arrival at The Big Feastival. This essential piece of kit includes the full Feastival schedule, map of the site and a whole bunch of other useful info.
Also, take a look at our range of Big Feastival merchandise, which guarantees to complete your festival look.
Ready, Steady, Cook!
This year, we are thrilled to have Daylesford Organic joining AEG to run the AEG Cooking Club.
Head Tutor, Steve Brown, will host a series of Induction and Steam cookery classes for visitors to get hands on and learn to cook healthy, seasonal dishes.
For budding chefs, the team from Jamie Oliver’s Kitchen Garden Project will also be on hand running kids classes with produce fresh from The Potato Patch.
Little ones can cook up delights such as ‘Bombay Roasties & Simple Green Salad’ using a little know-how and Jamie Oliver’s Wood Fired Ovens.
Due to popular demand, we’ve added more camping tickets for this year’s Big Feastival and are placing a limited amount on sale from 5pm today.
These seriously hot tickets won’t last long so if you haven’t secured your spot yet, book today to avoid disappointment!
Click here for tickets.
The Bandstand is back!
With less than 2 weeks to go til The Big Feastival opens its gates, the new announcements keep on coming! This week, we’re delighted to announce that The Bandstand will be back with a bang and its most entertaining line up to date.
From early morning Voga sessions with Little Miracles Drinks to the chance to perform with London’s hippest urban choir in Gospeloke, there really is something for everyone. Join in the daytime fun with hoola hoop troupe Marawa’s Majorettes, audience quiz-show Last Man Standing and everyone’s favourite Musical Bingo.
By night, take a trip back to the 80s with Club de Fromage, gamble with the DJ in Dance Floor Roulette and even tie the knot with Four Weddings and a Disco. All this and live performances from an incredible line up of acoustic acts.
Click here to read more on The Bandstand and here to see the recently revealed list of performers for the brand new The Udder Stage.
Whether you’re a fan or not, you won’t want to miss the incredible edible encampment at #CampTwiglet – come along and recharge your festival batteries in a land of Twiglets.
Take a break and enjoy!
Come and experience Lavazza coffee at Big Feastival 2014.
Their expert Baristas will be serving Italy’s favourite coffee throughout the weekend and coffee masterclasses will be hosted at The Table Sessions.
Children’s activities are scheduled throughout the day with some special early evening entertainment.
Powered by sunshine, wind and rain
Big Feastival’s Official Energy Partner this year is the 100% renewable electricity company, Good Energy.
Good Energy will be energizing the crowds on the farm with their fun, family-friendly Human Hamster Wheel—the harder you hamster, the more electricity you generate!
Their welcoming team will be on hand with fun ways for you to learn about renewable electricity.
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We’re excited to announce that even more children’s entertainment has been added to The Big Feastival 2014 line-up!
Change4Life with Disney’s ‘10 Minute Shake Up’ Roadshow joins us on site this year with fun, interactive activities and games for all ages. Families can try their hands at different challenges inspired by their favourite Disney and Disney Pixar stories, from a ‘Toy Story’ inspired lasso throwing game to ‘Frozen’ inspired musical statues.
Visit the land of those little jammy dodgers, the Jampires, in a magical picture book adventure. The creators of Jampires will be on hand to show you how to draw a Jampire, and create your very own awesome comic book strip.
And Peter Rabbit will be leading interactive storytelling and gardening activities, where you can even grow your very own carrots!
Find out more
Last few VIP tickets
The VIP Lounge in association with Heidsieck & Co. Monopole Champagne is almost completely sold out.
The final few tickets for Friday remain, so grab them quickly to ensure you don’t miss out!
The VIP Lounge in association with Heidsieck & Co. Monopole Champagne includes access to a private bar, premium toilet facilities, chef Q&A’s and acoustic performances. The views of the main stage from the dedicated garden area compliment the mood perfectly.
Get Friday tickets here »
Welcome back Birra Moretti
Birra Moretti are proud to be back as the Official Beer Sponsor of The Big Feastival and they look forward to welcoming you to the Moretti Table.
You’ll find them to the right of the Main Stage in their specially constructed Moretti Bar.
Come join in the fun and relax with an ice cool beer, play a bit of table football or even try some delicious Moretti food!
For more details »
Generating Good Energy at Big Feastival
A strong supporter of locally, responsibly and ethically sourced energy (and food!), Good Energy is proud to be the Official Energy Partner of The Big Feastival.
Good Energy encompasses the power of all the British elements – sunshine, wind and rain to source 100% renewable electricity for homes and businesses.
You won’t miss them by the Lifestyle Village— try out their Human Hamster Wheel and see how much power you can generate!
Win tickets to The Big Feastival here »