Deer Shed Festival



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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Comedy, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Topcliffe, North Yorkshire, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

Deer Shed Festival Ltd,
2 Vyner’s Yard,
Rainton, North Yorkshire, YO7 3PH
Phone: +44 01845 595980
Email: info@deershedfestival.com

Festival Description

The Deer Shed Festival features an immersive, interactive and outrageously imaginative family festival set in the rolling fields of Baldersby Park in North Yorkshire, Deer Shed Festival is known for their full throttle approach to each edition’s theme, not to be confined to a fancy dress outfit on the Saturday, the theme takes over the whole festival, including workshops, site décor, stages and activities. The wizard-like minds behind Deer Shed Festival have let their inner mad professors go into overdrive with a multitude of grand plans for all ages and abilities!

Deer Shed Festival is an independent festival run by a family for families. With a capacity of 6,000 the intimate and welcoming atmosphere, a strong passion for decent music, food and entertainment for all the family, ensures Deer Shed Festival is a stand out event for the discerning festival going family. With an ethos celebrating top quality in everything from music to food, eclectic entertainment to outstanding array of workshops and activities, Deer Shed Festival ensure that all the family are catered for in an exciting and engaging way whist maintaining affordability in ticket price and food and drinks onsite. Over the past three years the festival has carved out a solid reputation for putting on a fantastic show and an experience that is different from other family focused festivals on the market.

Festival Dates July 25 - 27, 2014
Festival Links

http://2013.deershedfestival.com/

Festival Story:

Deer Shed Festival is an independent festival run by a family for families. With a capacity of 6,000 the intimate and welcoming atmosphere, a strong passion for decent music, food and entertainment for all the family, ensures Deer Shed Festival is a stand out event for the discerning festival going family. With an ethos celebrating top quality in everything from music to food, eclectic entertainment to outstanding array of workshops and activities, Deer Shed Festival ensure that all the family are catered for in an exciting and engaging way whist maintaining affordability in ticket price and food and drinks onsite. Over the past three years the festival has carved out a solid reputation for putting on a fantastic show and an experience that is different from other family focused festivals on the market.

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Festival Events:

Programming 2013:
  • The Deer Shed Festival’s theme this year will be Machines!. The forth installment of the immersive, interactive and outrageously imaginative family-friendly festival will pull out all the stops to create a mechanical emporium celebrating the workings behind some of the worlds maddest and innovative creations! Deer Shed Festival is known for their full throttle approach to the theme, not to be confined to a fancy dress outfit on the Saturday, the theme takes over the whole festival, including workshops, site décor, stages and activities. 2013 will see Deer Shed Festival host a show stopping line up of gadgets, gizmos and games galore to celebrate the gargantuan impact of machines big and small, from every day appliances to mind blowing inventions! The wizard-like minds behind Deer Shed Festival have let their inner mad professors go into overdrive with a multitude of grand plans for Deer Shed Festival 4, including onsite 3D printing, the Deer Shed Festival ‘Scrapheap challenge’, Robot themed disco’s, videogames coding, live demonstrations of animatronics and much, much more for all ages and abilities!
Lineup 2013:
  • Darwin Deez
  • Gaz Coombes
  • Willy Mason
  • The Unthanks
  • The Milk
  • Tubular Bells for Two
  • Stealing Sheep
  • Public Service Broadcasting
  • To Kill a King
  • Zervas and Pepper
  • Kitty the Lion
  • Blue Rose Code
  • Marconi Union
  • Edwyn Collins
  • House of Love
  • King Creosote
  • The Phantom Band
  • Smoove and Turrell
  • Deaf Club
  • Novella
  • Moulettes
  • Sweet Baboo
  • AlascA
  • David McCaffrey
  • Eugene McGuinness
  • Peggy Sue
  • Meccano
  • Edwyn Collins
  • House of Love
  • Darwin Deez
  • Gaz Coombs
  • Velcro Hooks
  • and more to be named…
Comedy lineup 2013:
  • Big Howard Little Howard
  • Duncan Oakley
  • Steve Best
  • Justin Moorhouse

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Social networks:
  • Facebook
    http://www.facebook.com/DeerShed
  • Twitter
    https://twitter.com/deershed
  • Spotify
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Practical Info:

Tickes 2013:
  • Tier 1 Adult full weekend ticket (16+)
    • £79 + booking fee - AVAILABLE
  • Tier 2 Adult full weekend ticket (16+)
    • £89 + booking fee - NOT RELEASED
  • Tier 3 Adult full weekend ticket (16+)
    • £99 + booking fee - NOT RELEASED
  • Child full weekend ticket (6+)
    • £25 + booking fee
  • Child full weekend ticket (5 and under)
    • £1 + booking fee
  • Full weekend campervan/caravan
    • £20 + booking fee
  • Camping in a tent, no size restrictions
    • FREE
  • Car parking
    • FREE
Venue:
  • Baldersby Park
    Topcliffe, North Yorkshire

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