Shambala photo, Livia Rita in orange glow stage lighting with smoke effect, photo credit: George Harrison




Shambala is an independent music and arts festival set in a secret estate in Northamptonshire. There are dozens of venues and stages exhibiting a perfect blend between creativity and participation. Shambala is special, where you play, make new friends, and return to the world revitalised with the beauty of being alive!

John Minton @ SHAMBALA 2023 - Cool movie!


Tickets can be purchased via Ticketsellers.

Options include:

  • Adult Weekend
  • Teen Weekend (must be purchased as part of group booking with an adult 30yrs+, max 2 teens per adult.)
  • Kids Weekend (5 - 14yrs, max 3 kids tickets per adult 21yrs+)
  • U5's - FREE (0 - 4yrs, must be booked in advance)

Vehicle Options:

  • Car Pass (parking for the full weekend)
  • Camper Van Pitch
  • Large Camper Van Pitch
  • Family Camper Van Pitch
  • Large Family Camper Van Pitch
  • Motorcycle

Transport Tickets:

  • Coach Ticket
  • Rail Shuttle Bus
  • Cycle Tour Ticket

Extras Include:


Shambala is a camping festival, please bring your own equipment. Glamping options are available.


Shambala is meat and fish free! While you can bring your own meat and fish, all the food vendors are either vegan or vegetarian, not a meat sausage anywhere to be found! Find out more.


Shambala festival location is given out at the time of ticket purchase, a Secret Country Estate! That being said, it takes place in Northamptonshire, somewhere between Northampton and Leicester.

There are multiple ways of getting to Shambala. Biofuel shuttle bus link, Shambala Express coach, car sharing schemes, or even guided cycling trips from London, Birmingham, Bristol, and Sheffield!

Somewhere in Northamptonshire


Shambala is deeply committed to Inclusivity and Accessibility. You can read their "Diversity and Inclusion Report" which details all that they are doing to make the festival enjoyable for everyone. They have a dedicated accessibility team, email:, if you have any concerns or queries. For further information and forms for booking particular services, please visit the Shambala Accessibility Page.

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