Somersault festival kicks off in Filleigh this week

09:15 14 July 2014

Jack Johnson and Ben Howard will be leading the line up at Somersault this week.

Jack Johnson and Ben Howard will be leading the line up at Somersault this week.


The countdown is on for the brand new festival celebrating music, adventure and outdoor living at Castle Hill Estate.

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars will be one of the show's highlights.Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars will be one of the show's highlights.

THE first ever Somersault festival kicks off at Castle Hill Estate in Filleigh tomorrow with five days of music, adventure and outdoor living.

Headliners Spiritualized Jack Johnson and Ben Howard will lead the musical line up on Friday, Saturday and Sunday for a ‘summer camp with a difference’.

Outdoor living will be at the heart of Somersault, which runs from Thursday to Monday, with excursions and activities for all.

From yoga and circus skills to tea parties, massages, rock climbing, coasteering and surfing, there will be entertainment for young and old.

Half Moon Run will be taking to the stage on Sunday.Half Moon Run will be taking to the stage on Sunday.

Music from Friday to Sunday will feature dozens of acts including Half Moon Run, Nick Mulvey, Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars, Catfish and the Bottlemen and more.

There will also be long table feasts, boutique babysitting, wild wellbeing, boutique camping, travelling theatre, forest parties and flying trapeze.

Day and weekend camping tickets are still available, for more information or to book tickets visit

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