Firefly Festival 2012 – a new festival is born!
Review by Sarah Dodd from Love Music News (with an 8 year old)
Setting up and Arriving: No queues, very polite and helpful staff, very well organised. We had approx a 5min walk with stuff. Huge camping field with plenty of toilets and loo roll! The other campers were lovely, friendly, helpful and polite. Felt comfortable leaving tents unattended etc.
Entertainment: Line up was fantastic and there were craft tents etc for children as well as plenty of room to run around!
What improvements would I make? Would of loved it if it would’ve lasted a week!!!!!
Site and Facilities: There were lots of toilets, and full to the max with loo roll/soap etc. They even had running water! Site was very easy to navigate, mobile phone signal was “ok”. But the site was so contained you couldn’t really lose anyone.
Security / Safety: Fabulous! No intimidation, friendly/approachable security and children were well looked after in the crowds.
Our most memorable moment: The Colour Movement – Early evening, the sun was shining, everyone had arrived and then this incredible band arrived and woke us all up!
Would you go again? Without a doubt!
Firefly Festival 2012 had a mix of weather: Glorious sunshine between 2&7. Overcast between 7&8. Heavy Rain between 8&10!
For more information on Firefly Festival please visit: www.fireflyfestival.co.uk
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