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Lindisfarne Festival invites you on a journey to experience a myriad of musical styles, a bevy of fantastic food and beverages, and the rich regional spirit of Northumberland. Join us in 2017 and let us take you on a mind-bending voyage; emotionally, physically and spiritually.

With leading DJs and musicians, mouth-wateringly brilliant street food outlets, and some of the nation’s most respected alternative therapists – Lindisfarne festival is an event like no other. Wherever the weekend takes you, whatever mood you're in - make the most of every minute and make some memories that will last a lifetime.

 

 

Live Music

Live Music

From Thursday evening through to the early hours of Sunday, our 6 music marquee venues will play host to an incredible variety of both local and world renowned talent. With over 70 acts, spanning almost every imaginable genre - the only problem you'll have is deciding who to go and see next!

comedy

Comedy

A healthy dose of laughter is good for the soul, so this year we're ramping up our comedy lineup! Come and enjoy some side-splitting performances from both local & internationally acclaimed comedians.

Jibba Jabba Spoken Word

Spoken Word

We're delighted to be bringing some of the most exciting names on the spoken word scene to Lindisfarne Festival again this year! Lose yourself in a little thought-provocative poetry and enjoy a feisty feast of stand-up, jibba jabba, and hip hop hollering.

Festival Yoga and Meditation

Yoga & Meditation

Join a remarkable group of yoga and meditation instructors for a transformational experience at the UK's most spectacular coastal festival location. Relax your mind and ease yourself into a day of festival fun & indulgence with some guided morning meditation. Refresh, energise and align yourself at one of our yoga sessions. Whether you're a regular sun saluter or a newbie who's never downward dogged in your life, our experienced and supportive instructors cater for all abilities.

Alternative therapies

Holistic Therapies

Whether you have 'festival feet' or 'camping cramps' our holistic treatments will help to revive, rejuvenate and bring back your sparkle from head to toe! With specialists in Massage (Remedial, Sports, Therapeutic & Relaxation), Core Therapy, Reiki, Reflexology and more - you'll be spoiled for choice after a big night of partying to the beats of our fantastic line-up!

festival food

Food & Drink

Inspired by street food vendors across the globe, we've handpicked a fantastically eclectic mix of bustling food vendors to satisfy all tastes at all times of day. Our street food market will provide the ultimate festival food experience - delivered to you in individually quirky food carts, stalls and vans; expect delicious dishes served in a relaxed manner. With an emphasis on high quality, local and organic produce, our festival food selection will bring authentic, delicious flavours to tantalise your tastebuds and fuel you with energy to keep you going all weekend. And when you fancy a little tipple... we've got craft beers, locally brewed ciders, gin & fizz and all manner of delicious drinks available from a number of bar tents within the festival arena. Oh and not to forget the Lindisfarne Mead!

Tibetan Monks

Arts & Culture

From dancing Tibetan Monks to the Lindisfarne Graffiti Gospels - there's never any shortage of artistic and cultural delights here. Wander our fields with a curious eye and an open mind - you never know what you might find around the corner.

Festival Workshops

Creative Workshops

Expect even more fantastic workshops to challange your creative minds this year. Whether you want to try your hand at a little music making, or learn some sizzling salsa moves. Step out of your comfort zone and explore your creativity - who knows where it might lead...

bbc introducing

BBC Introducing

This year we'll be teaming up with BBC Introducing once again to bring you even more of the hottest, upcoming talent from across the North East! Prepare to discover the region's next biggest thing!

Dance Tent

Shorefields Dance Tent

Come & dance it til you drop in our dedicated Dance Tent, where the party will be buzzing until 4am on both Friday & Saturday night! Our killer lineup of top local & international acclaimed DJ's will be spinning out dance, house, funk, soul, garage & techno beats to keep you moving all night long.

Festival Silent Disco

Silent Disco

Grab a set of wireless headphones and get lost in your own little world at our Silent Disco - where you can control the beats and boom. Switch between various DJ's channels and choose your own personal soundtrack whilst you dance the night away against our spectacular festival backdrop. It's sure to be an experience you will never forget.

Holy Island Walks

Holy Island Walks

Nothing quite cures a hangover quite like fresh Northumberland sea air. Delve your feet into the salty sands and enjoy the wide open space and wind in your face as you take a guided Sunday morning stroll along the Pilgrims way at low tide. Led by an experienced local guide, you'll hear historic tales from the past and spot wildlife in the present as you follow in the footsteps of Saints Aiden and Cuthbert to the early Celtic priory.

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

Join us a this year's Thursday night festival warm up party as we rewind to one of the best decades of the past Century! Ease your way into the weekend with a fun-filled night of dancing and singing along to a medley of live musical performances and DJ's.

Festival Fancy Dress

Fancy Dress

Well after last year's brilliant fancy dress efforts - it just wouldn't be Lindisfarne Festival without a good splattering of raucous Vikings & mental Monks! Get on your horned hats and fur trimmed boots (wellies) or your Friar Tuck robes and join us for an epic weekend of fancy dress frolics, dancing & debauchery of historic proportions.

Glamping

Glamping

If you love the thought of Lindisfarne Festival but hate the thought of camping, don’t fancy the stress of putting up your own tent, or perhaps you just want to make the weekend that bit more special, then our Glamping option could be for you. Our Belle Hotel Glamping packages will be on sale in the New Year - watch this space!