Sunflowerfest returns 17-19th August 2012 after the success of last year’s festival where attendance trebled to 3,000 and hundreds camped for the weekend at Tubbys Farm, Cabra Road Hillsborough. Sunflowerfest 2012 will be bigger and better than ever.
Sunflowerfest 2012 will build on the success of last year offering new venues and acts and opportunities for performers and festival goers alike. Amazing international and local music and art, poetry, comedy and the spoken word. Nuture the mind, body and spirit with the Sunflower Bliss complementary therapies and workshops. Enjoy loads of activities for families and kids of all ages. Sample delicious local foods while you browse the quirky art and craft stalls.
There will be 2 singles camping paddocks and one dedicated solely to families.
Sunflowerfest donates £2 of every weekend ticket to charity.
Sunflowerfest is a volunteer based festival. If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the on-line application form.
Sunflowerfest shares a love of the countryside.
Some of the attractions for 2012
Sunflowerfest 2012 will feature the Finn Macool main stage, the much acclaimed Campfire Stage and the The Barn ( for the rowdies!) For families and kids of all ages, the Enhanted Glade and the dedicated Kidz Zone ( themed to CS Lewis), will particularly appeal. There will be a (25 stall) craft and food village adjacent to Paddy’s Electric Disco Shed ( a new area for electronica, folktronica and night time DJ sets ) .
Sunflower Bliss will offer complementary therapies and workshops of all kind. Festival goers can enjoy yoga, Dru dance and meditation, Reiki, massage, aroma therapy, laughing yoga, Tai Chi and much more magic.
The Moot will be the venue for impromptu acts, discussion, comedy, poetry, story telling, and a platform for anyone with something to say, sing or strut.