Bloom Festival returns for fourth instalment in 2009

Posted: 10th May 2009

The fourth edition of the Bloom Festival has been announced for mid-August. The three-day boutique (as in "no 20 mile hikes! no hour long queues!-say the organisers…) festival of all things electronically (mainly) beatsy, bassy, and funky and more, will be taking place from August 14th to 16th. Previously held at Hartley Farm in Cheltenham, this year's will be hosted in a new site still to be confirmed.

Until t hen, note that it will feature live performances by the likes of Drums of Death, Dub Pistols, Esser, Filthy Dukes, Itchy Soul, Jack Beats, Just Jack, Josh Weller, Loose Cannon, Panic Attack, You and Me, Noah and the Whale and Alessi's Ark, among many others.

Tickets are available now with weekend adults passes at £75.00 (+ £2.50 booking fee), £25.00 (+ £2.50 bf) for 5 to 15-year-olds, and free access for the under 5s. Day passes cost £30.00 (+bf) whether Friday, Saturday or Sunday; so do camper/caravan passes, and parking passes cost £10.00… Joy!

Solange Moffi