Camp Bestival 2012 Lineup and Tickets

July 23, 2012

Can you survive a music festival with kids in tow? The heavyweight champion of Family festivals, Camp Bestival has everything you going to need and a bit more… Camp Bestival is probably the best family festival in the UK.

Set in the grounds of Lulworth Castle, a 17th century castle perched on the hills overlooking the sea, near Poole, in Dorset. The 2012 fest takes place between July 26th – July 29th.

Camp Bestival is the family-friendly younger sibling of Isle of Wight based Bestival, both organized by BBC Radio 1 DJ Rob Da Bank.

Ticket prices range from £95 – £185 depending who you are:

Adult Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday) – £185
Adult Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Friday) – £175
Student Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday or Friday) – £170
Age 15 to 17 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday or Friday) – £110
Age 11 to 14 Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday or Friday) – £95
Age 10 & Under Weekend Ticket (inc. camping from Thursday or Friday) – FREE (but ticket required)

Car Parking – £15 cash on arrival (advance tickets no longer on sale)

To buy tickets:

Here is the full lineup for Camp Bestival 2012:

Live Acts

Happy Mondays
Hot Chip
Kool & The Gang
Chic feat Nile Rodgers
Earth Wind & Fire Experience ft Al Mckay
Jimmy Cliff
Rizzle kicks
Rolf Harris
Adam Ant & The Good, The Mad & The Lovely Posse
Little Dragon
Little Roy
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs
Kitty Daisy & Lewis
The Japanese Popstars
The Cuban Brothers
DJ Yoda & The Transiberian Marching Band
Frankie Rose
King Creosote & Jon Hopkins
Ren Harvieu
Lianne La Havas
Jamie N Commons
Duke Special
Random Impulse
Vintage Trouble
Scroobius Pip
Liz Green
Three Bonzos and a Piano
P Money
We Were Evergreen
Josh Kumra
Dub Pistols
Pearl and The Beard
Blues Brothers UK
James Yorkston
Prince Fatty Soundsystem
MR B The Gentleman Rhymer
Gabrielle Aplin
Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo
The Moonflowers
This Is The Kit
Ethan Ash
The Shirt Tail Stompers
Under The Driftwood Tree
Duke Special
The Henry Brothers
Neil Innes
Ryan Keen
To Kill A King
L.A. Salami
The Slow Show
Jenny O
Police Dog Hogan
Clint Westwood – the man with one name
Jaipur Kawa Brass Band
The Fabulous Lounge Swingers
Rogue Elements
Jellicle Cats

DJ sets from Rob da Bank & friends

The 2 Bears
David Rodigan MBE presents Ram Jam
LTJ Bukem
DJ Derek
Jaguar Skills & His Amazing Friends
Maya Jane Coles
Camo & Krooked
Greg Wilson
The Nextmen
Justin Robertson
Warm & Electric Minds ft Horse Meat Disco, The Revenge, Mark E, Tim Goldsworthy & Auntie flo
Folk Idol Presents The Folk Olympics
Zed Bias
Reggae Roast
Daniel Avery (stopmakingme)
Mathew Horne DJ Set
Sombrero Sound System
John Kennedy
The Shellac Collective
Soft Rocks
DJ Shepdog
Balearic Brothers
Dave Hornby (shake)
In Light of Aquarius
DJ Charge
Mix It Up DJ Kru


Jimmy Carr
Michael Winslow
Early Edition
Rufus Hound
Andrew Maxwell
Ian Stone
Ben Norris
George Egg
Benny Boot
Joel Dommett
Eric Lampaert
Paul Mccaffrey
Matt Forde
Comedy Club 4 Kids

Theatre & Shows

MR Tumble
The Gruffalo Live
Shrek The Musical
Fantastic MR Fox Opera
English National Ballet
The Bopps
Stefan Gates – the gastronaut
Gideon Reeling
Wall of Death
Kid Carpet & The Noisy Animals
Silly Olympics With Lost & Found
Camp Bestival Panto
Being 747
Videopia – mobile movie studio & cinema
Roundhouse Street Variety Show
Sounds Familiar Music Quiz
Truth About Youth London
Square Peg Circus present ‘rime’
Big Love Inflatable Church
Wookey Hole Circus
Ollie Mealing – magician
Silly Science
The Funky Little Choir
Morris Dancing
Nutkhut’s MR Maharajah & Madame Princess
MR Balloonie
Barnaby Bear
Gracie Spoon

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