Festival Updates

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 »

Big Love Live Stream 12th June

Under happier circumstances we’d be opening the gates and welcoming you to Big Love 2020 about now. We’d all have been putting up tents, checking in to hotel rooms and sipping cocktails on the lawn in anticipation of a weekend of partying. Of course keeping our guests, performers and crew safe is the most important… Read more »

Big Love Important Update

UPDATE 5 March 2021: Please note this page does not contain the latest information about Big Love Festival and the refund process. It is kept as an archive only. After closely monitoring events and government guidance, it is with heavy hearts that we have to announce that Big Love 2020 will be postponed until June July… Read more »

Coronovirus (COVID-19)

We are monitoring the Coronovirus (COVID-19) situation closely and on a continuous basis. We’re in contact with health authorities and Government and will act on their advice to ensure our crew, artists and attendees are safe, which is our highest priority. Public Health Wales have advised there are no restrictions on mass gatherings or community… Read more »

‘First Love’ stage line-up announced

We’re delighted to announce the first acts performing on The Big Love ‘First Love’ Stage, with over 30 emerging acts covering folk, hip hop, reggae, welsh language, soul, alternative and more, including… Ennio Maccaroni Brwmys Jack Ellis Joe Kelly CVC Ecklectic Mick Curious Orange The Now Shango & Chef Skip Curtis Oxbowlake Ophelia Xerra Trio… Read more »

First line-up announced!

We’re super-excited to be able to announce our first lineup release for Big Love Festival 2020! With over 120 DJs and live acts on 5 stages, expect a mix of reggae, folk, electronic, house, alternative, jungle, hip-hop, old skool rave, Afrobeat and much more! Topping the bill are Beans On Toast, Electric Swing Circus and… Read more »

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentines Big Lovers!! We want to say a Big THANK YOU to everyone who has already bought a ticket to our 5th Birthday Big Love Festival! We’ve sold over 60% of our standard tickets already, the most by this date than ever before!  Every ticket sold goes towards creating a spectacular weekend. Big Love is… Read more »

This year’s dress-up theme is…

As we’re celebrating 10 years of putting on festivals at Baskerville Hall, and Big Love’s fifth birthday, we decided this year’s dress-up theme had to be time-travel related! So for Big Love 2020, the theme is ‘1920s or 2120s – which way will the Big Love time machine send you?’ Whether you take your inspiration… Read more »

5th Birthday Offer

As we’re celebrating our 5th birthday this year, we wanted to offer you something to celebrate – if you buy 5 tickets, we’ll give you an extra one free! Whether you split the saving between you and five friends, or just give some lucky person a free ticket is up to you 😉 And what’s… Read more »

Last Chance for New Year’s Eve

All Early Bird and Standard tickets for Big Love in the Pub have sold out, and only a small number of Last Chance tickets remain! See in 2020 the Big Love way! Our Cardiff New Year’s Eve party features the incredible DJing talent of A.Skillz, plus favourites Ecklectic Mick, Richie Cordle and Paul Cahill on… Read more »

Xmas sales: £5 to Cardiff Foodbank

Things are pretty hard for a lot of people right now, and sadly it doesn’t look like things will be improving any time soon. With that in mind, we’ve decided we’ll donate £5 from the sale of any Big Love festival ticket bought between now and Christmas Day to Cardiff Foodbank. Cardiff Foodbank works to… Read more »