Camp Bestival postponed until 2021

Camp Bestival postponed until 2021

Published by Maria Greenwood at 12:22pm 13th May 2020.

The organisers of Camp Bestival, due to be held at Lulworth Castle this summer have announced this year's event is now postponed until 2021.

They say they have closely monitored the situation and its become clear it's just not possible for this year's festival to go ahead.

In a statement Camp Bestival Curators, Rob Da Bank and his wife Josie say:

"Our gratitude goes out to the families and artists who were looking forward to it as much as we were, and we thank you for your patient understanding.

"We were so pleased with our line-up (including exciting new additions) as well as your reaction to it, and were so looking forward to welcoming everyone to Lulworth for our best ever Camp Bestival."

Camp Bestival, Magic Meadow

They're promising the festival will be back at Lulworth Castle on the 29th July - 1st August 2021.

The statement continues:

"We are working closely with Ticketmaster/Front Gate Tickets who will be in touch very soon to offer you the choice to retain your tickets and carry them over to next year, or alternatively process your full refund.

"So look out for an email from Ticketmaster/Front Gate Tickets and please only contact them if you have not been contacted after 7 days as they are very busy at this time."

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The team have also put together some FAQs on our website which should answer any questions you might have, and you can contact the festival for anything else:

Rob Da Bank and Josie said:

"Stay safe, stay healthy, and we can’t wait to put on the best ever Camp Bestival for you in 2021.

"We love you all so much for supporting our beloved festival…We Are Family! "