Barefoot festival- Leicestershire 26th -28th July

Big Fish Little Fish are very proud to be part of Barefoot festival in 2019, opening the big top both mornings with our usual family rave antics.

We will bring all the usual Big Fish Little Fish fun, PLUS, you get an awesome festival for the rest of the weekend

Barefoot Festival is a unique and intimate gathering of beautiful souls in the Leicestershire Countryside.

Held in the grounds of Prestwold Hall, close to Nottingham, Leicester and Loughborough, we pride ourselves on being a fun filled family friendly event with something for everyone!

From Burlesque to Hoola Hooping, we have a full line up of fantastic bands and musicians and our a famous Fire Show with fire breathers, body burners and flame spinners!

Children’s entertainment is on all week end, we have a dedicated Arts and Crafts tent with upcycling, fairy lights, body art and so much more. If you want to unwind we have our healing tent with full program of classes with every type of yoga you can think of, holistic and well being sessions.

We have some of the most entertaining bands & musicians playing over the weekend in our band tent, see our website for a full published program.

We believe happy kids equal happy mums and dads! There is a bursting program for children with family yoga & movement workshops, dance activities and arts and crafts, parades and family cinema before bed time, story telling, poetry, forest school activities and a communal campfire for roasting marshmallows under the stars.

We aim to totally blow your socks off!!

Friday and Saturday see our fabulous Cabaret & Burlesque Shows with the creme de la creme of the Burlesque world all in our wonderful Big Top. With aerial performances and magical entertainment, comedy, spoken word and live music and fully licensed bar open until late. Please bring a picnic blanket or mat to sit on.

At Barefoot Festival that the Headliner is you!

We encourage you to get involved by providing a comfortable and exciting space to try new things. We have Big Tops, Tipis, Yurts and Indian Wedding Tents so whatever the British weather throws at us the show still goes on!

The weekend will see talented and experienced teachers presenting workshops in everything from crochet to trapeze, belly dance and capoeira, street dance and fire dancing!

We have dedicated healing field with massage therapists and fortune tellers, henna artists and face painters and an amazing selection of Street Food sellers serving food from around the world for all tastes and dietary requirements and we have a fully licensed bar serving fizz, cocktails, cold beer and real ales.

Join us for a week of getting back to the basics – we are Barefoot by name and Barefoot by nature – we aren’t over commercialised and support small and local businesses and artists and plough profits back into improving our event.

Delight in a weekend under the stars and reconnect through play, quality time with friends and family and learn new skills in the great outdoors! You never know what you you may discover about yourself!