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Gloworm Festival 2018 moves to Thoresby Park


The extremely popular family festival has moved to the beautiful Thoresby Park in Nottinghamshire.

Gloworm Festival is in its third year and has already out grown the previous site which was at Clumber Park.  The new site boasts new camping areas to cope with the demand for camping, which also includes Glamping Pods and even VIP Glamping.

This year’s festival looks to be the biggest yet as tickets went on sale Friday the 19th of August with a reported 50% increase in weekend and camping tickets already.

Gloworm Festival is a family festival that caters for children from the ages of 0-13 years, the festival encourages families to play and have fun in a safe environment. The festival is focused around creative experiences as well as music, entertainment, workshops and theatre production.

Organisers are happy to announce the likes of ‘Peppa Pig’ and ‘PJ Masks’ will be performing on the main stage this year along with performances from ‘Little Mix’ and ‘Daft Punk’ tribute acts to name just a few from the weekend.  There will be some very exciting announcements to follow.

The 40-acre site has a various areas and zones like the; ‘The Great Outdoors’ which has a miniature version of the popular ‘White Post Farm’ and climbing activities by ‘Clip and Climb’ Nottingham, there is also ‘The Bazaar’ which is home to a ‘Circus arena’, ‘The Trapeze Show’ a Victorian fairground and not forgetting the family favourite ‘The Beach’.     

This year’s event is sponsored by the toy giant ‘Playmobil Uk’ who will be running experiential workshops and meet and greets with a range of their characters.

The event has proved popular with the families as once you have bought your entry ticket all the entertainment is included so there are no hidden extras.

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Gaz Allen