When & Where

The dates for 2017 are 11th & 12th of Aug with campers leaving the site on the 13th.

Gates are open on the Friday from 1800 and 1200 for the camp site, and from 1000 on Saturday. Festival gates open for entry from 18:00 till 11:00 on the Friday and from 10:00 till 2300 Saturday with the event closing at 0100 on both nights .


Full address: Honiton Agricultural Showgrounds, Stockers Farm, Gittisham, Honiton, EX14 3AW.

By foot

The festival bus service will be leaving the Lace Walk (High St entrance) in the town and returning all through the day and night.

By train

Honiton has its own train station that is just a short walk to the town. For times please go to www.southwesttrains.co.uk  On leaving the train station walk down the steps to the left on to New St. at the bottom of the steps turn left and walk under the bridge carrying on along New St. Carry on along New St until you get to the High St, turn left and walk down to the traffic light crossing. Cross the road here. When you get to the other side of the road turn left and a short walk away you will see the Lace Walk where the festival bus will be regally leaving for the festival.

By bus

There are many different bus services that go through the town of Honiton. The most common service provider is Stagecoach. For times, please see www.stagecoachbus.com or www.nationalexpress.com.

By car

From the West: Exit the M5 at J29, take the A30 sign posted Honiton. Carry on along the A30 for approximately 8.5 miles and take the exit marked Fenny bridges and Feniton. At the end of the slip road turn right and go under the bridge. At the junction turn left marked Fenny Bridges. After approximately 1.8 miles turn left mark Heathpark. After 700 yds. the festival site will be on you left.

From the East: From the A30 leave the A30 at the Fenny Bridges exit. At the end of the slip road turn right. After 170yds take the left-hand turn marked Heathpark. after 700yds the festival site will be on your left.


There is parking at the festival (at a donation of £5 ) but is very limited. There are public car parks in Honiton if the festival is full (charges may apply).

Disabled parking is available at the festival but is limited.


There is a coach drop off at the festival but no parking. The closest is the beehive in Honiton but they only have 3 spaces so booking is recommended. Tel 01404 384050 or  www.beehivehoniton.co.uk. The next closest is the Exeter.