GOOD NIGHT STORIES
Come and take an adventure with the fairies in this interactive theatre show.
Letters to the fairies will captivate the minds of children and adults alike.
The Rainbow Fae will be fluttering their glistening wings and engaging with their delightful wands.
Petal comes out to play with her bubbles in this very interactive walk round, be prepared to be captivated!
Lets take a walk into the woods allow your imaginations to run wild and free in this interactive family theatre show.
The Fae Queen comes out to play with her delightful songs and story time!
Come and meet our very own Plum Fairy in this very interactive walkabout sessions.
ARE YOU READY TO BELIEVE?
Here lies the Mermaid Cove...
’Whose side are you on?’
There are many legends and myths in the sea that have been told throughout the world since the dawn of time, but what if they should have been forgotten? Some legends are too dangerous…even for mermaids. New friendships, untold power and betrayal await in this exciting interactive installation featuring:
-live swimming mermaids
-Our 10,000litre Mermaid Tank!
Come and meet up with our beautiful live mermaids, a beautiful photo opportunity for all you Mermaid Lovers!
Come and meet the Unicorn Queen a listen to her beautiful singing and story telling sessions. Also a perfect opportunity for a picture !
Felicity Fairy has been a Tooth Fairy, a Flower Fairy, Guardian Fairy to the animals and now she is the Fabulous Fairy! This is because one day Felicity will be Faerie Queene, but she needs to learn all about magic and try every job in Fairyland first! Join Felicity to hear of her adventures, enjoy juice and biscuits while making magic wands – and then set out for spell practise on the grown ups!
Hundreds of years ago, when the great forest spread across the land, and humans could walk freely between this world and that of the fairies; there lived a little old woman and her son… This family-friendly theatre show brings to life lesser-known folk tales from around the world. Find out how Butterball escapes the troll, why the old woman can always been seen wearing the same golden shoes, and why you should never enter Tanglewood Forest alone.
Tanglewood Tales is a theatre show for adults and children; it includes folk tales, dances, songs, and puppetry.
Come and learn the Art of Belly dancing with the spectacular sensation that is Tree Russel. Tree will teach you to Belly dance in these beautiful workshops which will be available both days of the festival.
Drop into our Eco Craft Wand Making workshop, Get creative and make a beautiful Fairy or pixie stick and spread a bit of sparkle!
Come and enjoy the pure delights of the Gypsy Pyksy Circus, Whether you want to learn hoop, juggling or maybe stilts this wonderful workshop will allow you to find the performer in you!
Our Fairy Fabulous Fancy Dress starts at 2pm both days of the festival, with 3 catergories, Sproggs, Brats and Wild Ones! Completely free to enter and you could win a magical prize. Parade follows on after Fancy Dress.
FANCY DRESS THEMES:
SATURDAY: Rainbow Fairies and Tree spirits
SUNDAY: Unicorns and Dragons
Make your very own Dreamcatcher or Fairy wear in this drop in eco craft workshop. Be the true fairy you are and create something magical!
Get your Feathers out and get your Fairy on in these very beautiful Burlesque workshops with the Flaming Feathers!
Felicity Fairy and her Pixie best friend have a real circus show planned, but it all goes horribly wrong! The Pixie plans to save the day with an authentic live tiger he has been training in secret. But where is this tiger? Felicity will find out soon enough when the Pixie teaches the audience a magic spell to turn her into one! Madness and mayhem ensues culminating in a circus style hula hoop show performed by Ms Felicity ‘Fluffy Puss-kins’ Tiger.
Come and listen to the magical tales of old and new and the adventures of Ruby and the magic stones. Sessions will be available both days of the festival.
Come and enjoy the beauty of Yoga in our Healing area with Laura. Sessions available both days of the festival.
Lets get Hooping with Dreamspin Dance, Beautiful workshops for the whole family and will be on both days of the Festival!
We love letting the Fairies into our Festival here's your chance to get creative with us! Make a Fairy Door at Home out of anything you wish, pop a hole in it and put it on our wishing tree when you get to the festival. Prizes to be won!
Will be drawn both days of the festival at 4pm.
Glen will be teaching you to learn the runes in these very sacred workshops which happen both days of the festival in our healing Area.
Gemma Stay well known Animal Communicator and Medium will be offering a very spiritual Animal communication workshop up in our healing Area. Workshops will be both days of the festival.
Internationally known Medium Suzanne Howell with be with us connecting you to spirit and loved ones who have past over. A very unique and sacred experience.
World renowned Medium and Master of the Tarot Rudi will be in our healing area with this very unique workshop. Ever wanted to learn the tarot? Now you can!
Well known children's stories are used to guide the group through a narrative, with breath and movement exercises.
Through storytelling and guided meditation, the group will feel calm and relaxed as they imagine what it would be like to grow into a butterfly or beanstalk or an apple tree.
The Mother Ukers are a Ukulele band performing covers and original material for your pleasure. Using ukuleles of all shapes and sizes the Mother Ukers take you on a musical journey through time and space. Mixing up sounds captured in the minds of mortals from over a hundred years to create their unique ‘Ukular Fusion’. With songs & flavours of Modern pop, Punk, Classic rock, the Swinging 60s, Fabulous 50s blended together and marinaded with the sound and rhythms of the roaring 20s and seasoned with a touch of the blues in a swamp grass melody. The Mother Ukers unleash the power of their humble little four string ukes and guarantee to tickle your ears, kiss your soul & get them feet a tapping!
THE CHAIN 7 piece Fleetwood Mac Songbook cover the back catalogue of classic albums from the Buckingham Nicks era including hits such as Rhiannon, Go Your Own Way, You Make Lovin' Fun, Don't Stop and The Chain, with bonus Stevie Nicks tracks from the ultimate enchantress' 80's solo albums and her classic duet 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around' tribute to Tommy Petty, which features in Fleetwood Mac's touring set list.
Featuring the combined talents of 3 accomplished lead vocalists who's sound has been compared to the real thing and a band musical pedigree which includes members who have toured with ABBA and The Pointer Sisters, THE CHAIN's authenticity recreates the atmospheric drama of the timeless classics which defined the lives and loves of this iconic band. From the first song to encore, the Fleetwood Mac story unfolds across 45 years of golden hits.
Talebearer are an acoustic and electric folk-rock band hailing from Portsmouth. All of Talebearer's tunes are original using their own lyrics or those from traditional songs with a particular fondness for the murder ballad though they also ring the changes with plenty of tunes to get the body moving. Originally created to perform a 20 minute suite of songs based on tales of the sea Talebearer’s music now combines folk with country and a hint of blues and psychedelia.
Southwest music award finalists Devonbirds vibrant performance is a mix of original soul touching folk songs firmly rooted in Westcountry folklore and dialect, interspersed with lively traditional foot stomping jigs and reels to get you kicking up a dance. They love telling tales with plenty of stories about highwaymen, witches and magic , conjuring their rich tapestry of sound with an accomplished mix of vocals, fiddle, whistle, bouzouki and guitar playing. With their highly anticipated third album due for release in 2018 the trio have been gigging across the country to rave reviews delighting crowds at festivals and events. Devonbird are Kath Bird Vocals, whistle, Sophia Colkin Fiddle, Andy Clarke Guitar Bouzouki and stringed instruments
The Official Mumford & Sons Tribute and the UK’s premier folkpop party band.
Fresh from their 2017 UK tour working alongside Scouting for Girls, Diversity, Heather Small and The Overtones, and now coming into summer festival season appearances with Pixie Lott, The Sweet and The Hoosiers.
Mumford & Sons Tribute Band are the most authentic tribute to Mumford & Sons (and the music they inspired) on the planet. An awesome 5-piece fully live band of multi instrumentalists with spine-tingling live vocal harmonies, fronted by the charismatic Chase Williams. This foot stomping band effortlessly capture the energy of the incredibly popular folk pop festival sound like no other.
Creating an enchanting and diverse blend of uplifting and heartfelt fresh acoustic folk and pop and drawing on many diverse influences, Kez weaves unique cover versions into a musical tapestry, including traditional folk, pop with a twist and his own original spellbinding songs. Kez has recently released his new single In The Moment, which is now available for digital download across all platforms and airing on many radio stations nationwide.
India Blue shares enchanting faerie - folk music about nature, magic and spirituality. Equipped with her harp, keys and other stringed instruments, India will take you to Faerie Land!
Pixiephonic will be with us with there legendary fairy and pixie songs in our Acoustic Lounge, They will get you up on your feet for a fun and interactive performance!
Nick Tann is an award winning performer and singer songwriter based in Eastleigh Hampshire. In 2017 he teamed up with renowned double bass supremo Bastien Terraz. Together, they recorded “Authentic”, a collection of 6 original songs, some previously unheard. After around 10 months of touring around the country. Playing festivals and venues as well as a couple of bad ideas, they recruited drummer and percussionist Guy Siviour. Guy’s additional skills further bought Nick’s songs to the fore and enabled them to perform at larger events including the Wickham Festival, their biggest to date. Add to that a flurry of performances for Sofar Sounds in Southampton, Winchester, Brighton, Bournmouth and Nottingham and a handful of smaller festivals, there is now a forward momentum that is moving at a rate of knots.
With a diverse mix of covers and original music from numerous decades and a range of influences, Beth Williams UK is an acoustic solo singer-songwriter and her sound is a blend of folk, punk, rock and pop culture.
Her original songs tell stories of love, loss, good times, protest, friendship and drinking!
Giving old tradition a fresh new face, she’ll be sure to get your foot tapping and give you a relaxing but energetic performance.
Her single ‘Revolution’ is available now on Spotify and iTunes.
Fusing indie music with folk and rock and then throwing in a hint of roots, Jonny Phillips plays and creates the music he loves. Usually armed with his trusty acoustic guitar, he combines often intricate melodies with his soft-with-a-touch-of-grit vocals.
Since his release of his debut EP 'The Great Train Of Thought Robbery' in 2016, Jonny has supported the likes of Nizlopi, Martha Tilston, and The Wurzels; and has toured the UK with roots/blues band Wille & The Bandits and completed his own headline tour.
With his full length album due for release in summer 2018, Jonny is busy playing shows all over the country, and currently booking up for the festival season.