Festival Updates

Ticket resale delayed

We know you’re all desperate to know what’s happening, but can we just remind you that as Big Love takes place in Wales, whatever Boris Johnson announces about Covid restrictions today doesn’t actually apply to the festival. We are waiting for the Welsh Government’s announcement on any easing of restrictions (or not), which is due… Read more »

May update

We just wanted to post a quick update on how things are progressing towards Big Love 2021. Like a lot of you, we’re keeping a close eye on the situation with Indian COVID-19 variant; the impact it has is likely to be the key thing that decides whether or not June’s relaxing of restrictions take… Read more »

April update

Our mood? Still cautiously optimistic! Like a lot of you we were sorry to see several larger festivals cancelling in the last week, and from what we hear more big names are likely to follow suit. We completely understand their decisions – without a government-backed insurance scheme, they’d be gambling hundreds of thousands or even… Read more »

Sunday’s theme is…

…Sassy Sequins & Lazy Loungewear! Let’s be honest, we haven’t partied together for a while, so come Sunday we might be a little hazy… Fear not, Sunday’s theme is bound to put a spring in your step…. SASSY SEQUINS & LAZY LOUNGEWEAR: Opulent Onesies Lavish Loungwear Party in your PJ’s Wrap up in your favourite… Read more »

Saturday’s theme is Carnival of fun in 2021

Let’s transform Baskerville Hall into a The Carnival of Fun for 2021! Clowns might be running the country, but we will have dance floors full of carnival fun and frolicks together. Think mis-matching patterns, tassels, rum, pom poms, fringe, feathers, skin, parades, painted faces, flamboyant flowers, skin, accessories, accessories, accessories…! Soak up the Soca sounds;… Read more »

Friday at Big Love is “Hats, Lashes and ‘Tashes” night!

Friday’s theme for this year’s Big Love Festival can be as easy – or as complicated – as you like! Crafty or Couturier! Friday at Big Love is “Hats, Lashes and ‘Tashes” night! Think flirty lashes, spectacular ‘tashes and flamboyant hats. Choose one, two or go extra with all three! We cannot wait to see… Read more »

Big Love 2021 Sold Out!

Wow, what an incredible response! Big Love Festival 2021 has now sold out! Massive thanks to everyone who’s bought tickets. We’re working our socks off behind the scenes to bring you the most incredible event we’ve ever put on, without compromising people’s safety. If you missed out on tickets, there will be a limited re-sale… Read more »

NHS Staff Discount

£15 off festival tickets for all NHS Staff! We originally set up this discount for NHS workers in October 2019, months before COVID-19 hit. A few people have asked if we’re still operating the discount…. Of course we are! We value the NHS and its workers more than ever, and a 1% pay rise is… Read more »

New date for Big Love 2021

Big Love is go! We are super-duper excited to announce that Big Love Festival 2021 is going ahead! Following the UK government roadmap announced last week, we have decided to move to a slightly later date, on the weekend 9th – 11th July. Plans are already underway to create the most incredible party we have… Read more »

February 2021 update

The Big Love team have been working hard (from our private dwellings!) to ensure we have the best chance possible to stage our festival in 2021 and reunite with all the wonderful musicians, artists and ravers out there who attend our little piece of paradise at Baskerville! Like many of you we were saddened but… Read more »

Happy Christmas

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas from the Big Love team. Christmas can be a difficult time for lots of us, even under normal circumstances, so if 2020 has been particularly difficult or unkind, stay strong – it’s OK to feel down sometimes, but know you’re not alone, and things will get better. We want… Read more »

Big Art @ Big Love

Creativity and community has always been at the very heart of Big Love Festival. Although music has always been our main focus, in recent years we have expanded our scope to include a broad range of arts, including interactive performance, visual arts, spoken word, standup and installations pieces. We’ve been lucky enough to have some… Read more »