Camp Bestival’s Travelling Circus

Camp Bestival Travelling Circus Tour Hits The Road

Celebrating Camp Bestival 2014’s Circus theme, Camp Bestival are running a serious of family events in the Camp Bestival Travelling Circus Tour!

They are joining up with family party people Big Fish Little Fish for the London part of the tour – please see this post for more details and links to get tickets!

imageVisiting Portsmouth, London, Bournemouth, Winchester, Southampton, Isle of Wight and Bristol in May 2014 (dates below), each event will feature the Camp Bestival DJ crew plus special guest DJs and a whole host of different amazing circus-themed activities, competitions, face painting and arts & crafts guaranteed to entertain all the family, so there’s no excuse not to round up the kids and come along to check them out!  Working closely with Big Fish Little Fish (London), Let’s Make Art  Bristol), Southampton City Art Gallery  Aspex Gallery (Portsmouth), Halo (Bournemouth) and Quay Arts (Isle of Wight) Camp Bestival have  hand-picked the best creative minds in every town that we’ll visit to make these very special family events happen. Each leg of the tour will feature unique talents, amazing spectacles and fun-packed interactive activities to dazzle and delight.

The tour will kick off in Portsmouth at Aspex Gallery with Camp Bestival Ringmaster Rob da Bank behind the wheels of steel with cool music for cool kids, a supersized ghetto-blaster, art workshops, face-painting, food & drinks, fancy dress, candyfloss and other surprises!


Sat 10th May  Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth   12pm-3pm (free entry)
Sun 11th May  The Bedford, Balham   2pm-4.30pm (get tickets here)
Sun 18th May  Shapes, Hackney Wick   2pm-4.30pm (get tickets here)
Sat 24th May  Halo, Bournemouth    2pm-4.30pm (free entry)
Sun 25th May   No. 5 Bridge Street, Winchester  2pm-5pm (free entry)
Mon 26th May  Southampton City Art Gallery  10.30am-2.30pm (free entry)
Weds 28th May  Quay Arts, Newport, IOW   1pm-3pm (free entry)
Sat 31st May  The Goods Yard/Yurt Lush, Bristol 11am-3pm (free entry)

Anyone attending the events will also have the special opportunity to purchase Camp Bestival 2014 tickets at face value without any booking fees or postage.