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Gloworm Festival emerges as a radiant beacon of family-centric festivities in the heart of the UK. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Nottinghamshire’s Thoresby Park, the festival is slated to run from 16 to 18 August. Following a successful 7th edition, the upcoming year promises an even grander showcase that caters to the whims and fancies of both the young and the young-at-heart.

The magic of Gloworm Festival lies not just in its musical offerings but in its commitment to holistic family entertainment. Attendees can anticipate enchanting encounters with some of the UK’s most adored children’s TV personalities. Beyond the stage, the festival landscape comes alive with a mosaic of themed zones.

Whether diving into adventures at The Hive, basking in the sun at The Beach, or enjoying traditional fun at the Village Green, every nook of Gloworm teems with excitement. It’s not just a festival; it’s a realm where memories are crafted, ensuring each moment at Gloworm becomes a cherished chapter in every family’s storybook.

Gloworm Festival 2022
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Gloworm Festival 2024 Tickets

Saturday, Sunday & Weekend Tickets from £46.75 (€54.63) are on sale:
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Camping during the festival requires a Weekend Ticket with Camping purchased here. You will need basic camping gear, like a tent, a camping pad and a head torch (so useful in the night). If you don’t want to bring your own tent, the festival offers Premium Camping options purchased here

Alternatively, you can book nearby hotels and apartments using the map below or visit booking.com

Book Hotels & Airbnbs near the Venue at the Lowest Price online!

Travel Info


Parking is available and tickets can be purchased here


Nearby Retford Train Station is well connected from most UK cities. From London Kings Cross to Retford is a 2 hours journey. You can then take a 15 min taxi ride to the Venue.


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