An illuminated stage shines brightly against the night sky at Elderflower Fields Festival. In the foreground, silhouettes of festival-goers are visible, their outlines blurred by the reflection of the colourful stage lights. The atmosphere is one of excitement and anticipation, with the stage set for a night of live music and entertainment.

Elderflower Fields



Nestled in the heart of the Ashdown Forest, the Elderflower Fields Festival is an independent event that boasts a plethora of activities for children of all ages, including music, theatre, storytelling, dance, and arts and crafts. As acclaimed by The Guardian, the festival is the ultimate family-friendly experience, particularly for those embarking on their first festival outing. Beyond the kids' activities, the festival also features live music, culinary delights, and diverse workshops and talks catered towards adults. Notably, the event places a significant emphasis on sustainability and eco-friendliness, promoting an eco-conscious lifestyle and respect for the environment amongst festival-goers.

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Tickets can be purchased from the Elderflower Fields Tickets page.

Options include:

  • Adult Weekend Ticket (includes standard camping)
  • Child (aged 4+) Weekend Ticket (includes standard camping)
  • Child (0 - 3 years old) Weekend Ticket (includes standard camping)
  • Parking Pass
  • Live-in Vehicle Pitch

Free additional activities include: Arts Camp, Sports Camp, and Bat Detecting.

Extra paid activities include: Animation Workshop, Campfire Cooking, Night Jar Walk, Tree Climbing, Cocktails & Crowns, Dried Flower Crowns, and Skateboarding Lessons.


Elderflower Fields is a camping festival, please bring your own equipment. Please note, there is no trolley hire service available, so consider how you will carry all your stuff to the campsite.

Glamping options are available, Bell Tents and Lotus Tents. Once you have booked your tickets, head over to the glamping page and choose your options.

For more information about campsites, loos and showers, cooking and fires, please go to the Camping Page on the Elderflower website.


Elderflower Fields Festival takes place at Pippingford Park Manor, Nutley, Uckfield TN22 3HW.

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Elderflower Fields Festival are committed to making their festival accessible for all. Please go to their Accessibility Page for information about the festival site, how to book access facilities, and on-site facilities.

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