29 June - 01 July 2018
Leicestershire is set to welcome a brand new major music festival next summer as Texfest lands at Market Harborough Showground from 29 June – 1 July 2018. Texfest is a 3 day music festival that will welcome a host of chart-topping acts in the setting of the Leicestershire countryside. Organisers are also keen to ensure that the festival is welcoming to the many families who are local to the event and have programmed a range of entertainment during the day with a wide variety of food and drinks stalls and a huge funfair for all ages to enjoy!
Black Cats & Magpies
More to be announced.
Market Harborough Showground, Gallow Field Road
There are camping and glamping options available for this event.
To be announced
BY TRAIN AND SHUTTLE BUS
A bus shuttle will operate from Market Harborough Rail station and Northampton Rail station. Please head to national rail to find out times and routes for your journey to Market Harborough or Northampton.
Please follow road signs to Texfest. Please do not use your SAT NAV as road closures will interrupt its usual way of getting to the destination. Please be patient when entering and exiting the festival and make sure you are fit to drive post festival frivolities, stewards will be checking.
Please use public foot paths and use the camping entrance and box office gate.
Taxis will be available from the drop off/ pick up point.
DISABLED ACCESS FACILITIES
Disabled access camping is available. Please note that Disabled Access Campsite applications close 31st may 2018 before the festival.
Disabled access facilities, PA/Carer tickets and Disabled parking is also available by calling the box office.
To apply for the used of Disabled Access facilities, please fill out one of our Access Requirements Forms, which can be acquired by calling the box office or filling out the contact us page.
If you have any further questions regarding Disabled Access, please feel free to email our dedicated Access Team at firstname.lastname@example.org , who will be happy to answer have questions you have.
Pa/Carer tickets can be requested on your application form. If you purchase a standard ticket for your Pa/Carer this cannot be refunded or exchanged if you are approved for a Pa/Carer ticket.
You and your Carer must enter the festival together to collect your wristbands for the event.
Please note that the person you choose to attend the festival with you as your Pa/Carer must be able to help you in the event of an emergency or evacuation. We reserve the right to reject your Carer should they not be able to carry out this role.
There will be disabled entrance lanes into the arena for disabled customers and their party.
Toilets: There are Disabled Access toilets located within the Arena.
With such a large amount of people travelling to/from the festival, transportation makes up a huge portion of our total carbon emissions. You can save money, help the environment, and make friends by using either of these travel schemes:
Liftshare is a great way of alleviating some stress from your journey while reducing road congestion and pollution – not to mention the cost!
NO GLASS POLICY
No glass is permitted on the festival site. Not only does this protect the festival site but it also protects you from potentially harming yourself. Please decant any liquids you plan to bring from glass bottles into plastic ones before you arrive.
On arrival to the site you will be given a clear plastic bag for recycling. Please use it. You’ll help keep our site clean and keep Texfest green! When you have filled you bag, bring it to any of the recycling points on the map, where you can exchange it for a new one. Please use your own bin bags for general waste.
Recyclable Waste – Aluminium cans, plastic bottles, , newspapers, cardboard, magazines.
There will be a number of food waste bins around the festival for you to discard any of your recyclable food waste. Please no plastic though!
TAKE YOUR BELONGINGS HOME
If you would like to hire a tent rather than bring your own, hire tents are available here Pop up Hotel.
Please pack light and remember that everything you bring with you, you need to take home again. You won’t be so happy to drag everything back to the car with you come Monday.
If you have any broken camping equipment, be it chairs, gazebos, tents, empty batteries, please donate them to the Recycling Points so we can deal with them properly.
If you would like to donate your tent to charity, please pack it up at the end of the festival and take it to your local charity shop. Please don’t leave it in the field.
|Nick Grimshaw (DJ set)||Main Stage|
|Black Cats and Magpies||unknown stage|
|DJ Antonio Kolic||unknown stage|
|DJ One||unknown stage|
|DJ Sanjizzle||unknown stage|
|Matthew R||unknown stage|
|MC Joe Slinn||unknown stage|
|Ras King Bobo I||unknown stage|
|The Lids||unknown stage|
|The Shrives||unknown stage|
|Tinchy Stryder||unknown stage|
|Example & DJ Wire||Main Stage|
|Aztec Temples||unknown stage|
|Carl & The Reda Mafia||unknown stage|
|Charlotte Carpenter||unknown stage|
|DJ Alfie Cridland||unknown stage|
|Fuse ODG||unknown stage|
|G & The Sound Tribe||unknown stage|
|Lewis Watson||unknown stage|
|Magician's Nephew||unknown stage|
|Reggie N Bollie||unknown stage|
|The Hashtags||unknown stage|
|The Hoosiers||unknown stage|
|The South||unknown stage|
|The Fratellis||Main Stage|
|Beans on Toast||unknown stage|
|Last Edition||unknown stage|
|Sea Girls||unknown stage|
|The Brandy Thieves||unknown stage|
|The Northern Heights||unknown stage|
|The Pigeon Detectives||unknown stage|
|The Skinner Brothers||unknown stage|
|The Tin Pigeons||unknown stage|
|Tom Bem||unknown stage|
|We Are Scientists||unknown stage|
|Will Varley||unknown stage|
|Aztec Temples||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Beans on Toast||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Black Cats and Magpies||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Carl & The Reda Mafia||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Charlotte Carpenter||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|DJ Alfie Cridland||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|DJ Antonio Kolic||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|DJ One||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|DJ Sanjizzle||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|DJ.M1DS3T||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Example & DJ Wire||Main Stage||Sat 30th|
|Fekky||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Fuse ODG||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|G & The Sound Tribe||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Gazelle||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Jorel||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Last Edition||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Lewis Watson||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Magician's Nephew||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Matthew R||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|MC Joe Slinn||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Mellor||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Nick Grimshaw (DJ set)||Main Stage||Fri 29th|
|Ras King Bobo I||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Reggie N Bollie||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|Sea Girls||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Superrevolver||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|The Brandy Thieves||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|The Fratellis||Main Stage||Sun 1st|
|The Hashtags||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|The Hoosiers||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|The Lids||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|The Northern Heights||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|The Pigeon Detectives||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|The Shrives||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|The Skinner Brothers||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|The South||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|The Tin Pigeons||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Tinchy Stryder||unknown stage||Fri 29th|
|Tom Bem||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Traps||unknown stage||Sat 30th|
|We Are Scientists||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Will Varley||unknown stage||Sun 1st|
|Angel Hotel||1.4 ml||£38.00||Book|
|Travel Plaza Hotel||3.6 ml||£58.50||Book|
|The Bull s Head||3.9 ml||£50.00||Book|
|Rothwell House Hotel||5.4 ml||£35.00||Book|
|Rushton Hall Hotel and Spa||6.0 ml||£160.00||Book|
|Best Western Rockingham Forest Hotel||7.7 ml||£41.65||Book|
|The Saxon Crown Corby - A JD Wetherspoon Hotel||8.1 ml||£39.00||Book|
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|The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast||11.8 ml||£70.00||Book|
|BLABY WESTFIELD HOUSE HOTEL||13.8 ml||£55.00||Book|
|Spanhoe Lodge||14.2 ml||£75.00||Book|
|The Bridge Hotel||15.8 ml||£68.00||Book|
|The Court House||16.1 ml||£39.00||Book|
|The Horseshoes B B||17.5 ml||£47.00||Book|
Market Harborough Showground , Gallow Field Road, Market Harborough, LE167QB