The Big Festival takes place Fri 24 – Sun 26 Aug on Blur bassist Alex James’ farm in the Cotswolds.
Now in its seventh year, The Big Feastival is back with a jam-packed line-up for the August Bank Holiday weekend. With chart-topping music, Michelin star chefs, award-winning street food and a packed programme of family entertainment, the festival has something for everyone.
It gets off to a barnstorming start with the double-platinum selling Basement Jaxx on Friday. The upbeat vibe continues with Craig David headlining on Saturday, and Paloma Faith closing the Sunday with tracks from her new album. Also wowing the crowds will be James Arthur, Clean Bandit, Professor Green, David Rodigan MBE, Jaguar Skills and Artful Dodger. There’s also Feastival veterans The Cuban Brothers, former Spice Girl Melanie C, Becky Hill, Sugarhill Gang, Peter Hook and The Light and the rousing Hackney Colliery Band.
The Big Feastival hosts two of the food industry’s biggest powerhouses – Marco Pierre White and Raymond Blanc OBE. They join a line-up packed with top chefs and restaurateurs as share their knowledge and take part in live Q&As. Favourites from the biggest cooking programmes head to the stage for live demonstrations, including Matt Tebbutt, Andi Oliver, Tommy Banks and Saliha Mahmood Ahmed.
Kids will be entertained from start to finish, with live entertainment from children’s TV sensation Justin Fletcher and CBeebies presenter Andy Day, with chances to meet some family favourites. Dedicated to fun for all the family, The Big Feastival has plenty of tricks up its sleeves to ensure your August Bank holiday goes with a bang!