The Beat-Herder Festival

3 more days of beats and barminess

18th – 20th July 2014. The Ribble Valley, Lancashire.

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Stages

The Beat-Herder Stage

The Beat-Herder Stage

The Beat-Herder Stage will provide a variety of musical delights for your eyes and ears. This stage will showcase a range of live dance acts and quality music from the local area. The list will be updated as the festival approaches. Find out more

The Fortress

The Fortress

The main new feature of last years festival was the Fortress, a gigantic, home-made corrugated steel castle with fire-toting ramparts and a huge courtyard for raving. Find out more

Smoky Tentacles Shisha Lounge

Smoky Tentacles Shisha Lounge

This is the place where all the scattered pieces come back together... fractal smoke coils twist your tastebuds in the Smoky Tentacles: Embracing the less frantic spoils of the spectrum and featuring the finest acoustic acts, dubbed out… Find out more

Stumblefunk

Stumblefunk

Never ones to be scared of difficult grass stains on their whites, Manchester’s loveable Stumblefunk Soundsystem return once again with another broadside of aggressive inline fluff. Find out more

The Snug

The Snug

As a great man once nearly said, the Snug should be as safe, warm and comforting as a favourite pair of slippers. From the Snug comes the hum of excited voices, for it is here - around the glowing embers of hope - that the voices of the soul… Find out more

Toil Trees

Toil Trees

The Woods are at the heart of and the physical center of Beat Herder – it’s where it all began and you’re sure of a big surprise. There’s nothing quite like dancing in the woods and when you see the hall of fame you know… Find out more

Maison D'etre

Maison D'etre

"The House Of Existence" is nestled in the new field and is home to a wealth of upcoming bands and unusual artistes that we have hand-picked from our travels of taverns, drinking holes and venues across the lands. Find out more

The Perfumed Garden

The Perfumed Garden

A few years ago, a mysterious dome appeared on the skyline of BeatHerdershire. Nobody knew where it came from, but legends soon spread of strangely seductive music, of beautiful heavenly food, and of somewhere to sit down and have a brew.… Find out more

The Bushrocker HiFi

The Bushrocker  HiFi

This year’s Bushrocker Arena will, not only bring you the sweetest and the heaviest in roots, rock reggae and dub, but will feature all aspects of dance music of black origin. Find out more

Hotel California

Hotel California

Welcome to the Hotel California, such a lovely place, such a lovely face, plenty of room at the Hotel California, any time of year, you can find us here. Tie up your horses and head to the Hotel California for some way out west action… Find out more