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July 23rd, 2014

Who some of the Redfest team have penned as their ‘TOP 3 CANNOT MISS’ bands playing Redfest this weekend Marianne, Event Organiser & Total Uprawr Area Manager  Heights – Total Uprawr Stage, Saturday 7.50pm Baby Godzilla – Total Uprawr Stage, Friday 5.50pm George Barnett – Main Stage, Saturday 6.30pm Heart, Event Organiser & Hospitality Manager more…

July 22nd, 2014

You’ll be able to keep your valuable safe and charge up your mobiles with RECHARGED, who will be on site all weekend with their stand.

July 20th, 2014

Worked out who you’re going to see yet? Use our handy clashfinder! Download a printable version HERE or click the clashfinder below to view it BIG Tickets still available HERE  

July 17th, 2014

2 day weekend, and day tickets are still available from our ticket link HERE. Don’t forget to buy your car parking and shuttle bus tickets while you’re there! Info about opening times, travel, taxis, shuttle buses from Redhill station, what not to bring, what you can bring etc etc can be found on our info more…

July 16th, 2014

Easy Now Hifi return to Redfest this year with the “Easy on the Apples” Roots and Cider Bar! Bringing you the fantastic local cider Wobblegate, produced with apples grown on their orchard at Juicy HQ, 15 miles from the Redfest site, To help the cider go down their team of DJ’s, including the guys from more…

July 13th, 2014

Here’s how our Intro Stage will look on the day. If you haven’t got your tickets yet grab em from our ticket link.  

July 8th, 2014

The first of our stage times have been released. This is how the Total Uprawr Stage will be looking all weekend. From 11pm til 2am Total Uprawr guest DJs will be rocking the decks for a silent disco.

July 8th, 2014

We’ve got some entertainment news for all amongst you who bought Super Early Bird or 3 night camping tickets. We have a whole night of live bands, djs and a magician on Thursday 24th July from 8pm. We’re hoping Jake can make cider magically appear. 20:00 Tree House Fire (acoustic set) 21:00 LSTmusic 22:00 The Watermelons 23:00 Jay Darkside (dj more…

June 2nd, 2014

TWO MORE BANDS JOIN REDFEST 2014   Scottish experimental pop rock quintet Vukovi and Redhill locals FAUX join the main stage billing for Surrey’s premier independant music festival.   Influences ranging from Foals, Florence Welch, Rage Against the Machine and Incubus have seen the tight, muscular riff machine Vukovi develop a powerful live show supporting more…

May 10th, 2014

We’re pleased to announce our last 3 acts for our Introducting Stage will be Avec Sans, The Bulletproof Bomb and Kyko.   Avec Sans are a London based 2 piece electronica, being heralded by The Guardian as ‘ones to watch’. Youtube: http://bit.ly/1i4QdSL Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/avecsansFacebook: www.facebook.com/avecsansband   The Bulletproof Bomb are local boys from Epsom/Sutton, bringing an alternative acoustic punk more…

April 24th, 2014

Redfest has teamed up once again with Koko London to bring you Redfest at Club NME. Sign up for a £4 guest list by posting your name below. Club NME and Redfest join forces to bring this very special Friday night. Redfest bring a pair of the bands from this year’s bill, Young Kato and more…

April 5th, 2014

Isn’t it lovely?  

April 1st, 2014

It is with HUGE pleasure that we announce that our Friday night headliners are the KINGS of ragga metal SKINDRED, who will be joined by MOBO winners Krept & Konan, London boys TOY, and Young Kato, who are currently on tour with You Me at Six. Skindred are veritable festival veterans and famed for their more…

March 21st, 2014

Here it is then! Our full Introducing Stage lineup. We’ve got some familiar faces returning and lots of lovely new music for you guys to check out. If you’re unfamiliar with anyone here getting clicking and check them out!! BEANS ON TOAST DISRAELI AND THE SMALL GODS LA SHARK WILDFLOWERS AS ELEPHANTS ARE DANCE A more…

February 28th, 2014

We’re delighted to welcome Billy Lockett, Coasts, Sivu, A Plastic Rose, Raglans and SOAK to our 2014 lineup! What a lineup this is turning out to be! Feast your eyes on our new artwork. Tickets are available from the ticket link. Billy Lockett: Having played his way from the basement to the studio, whilst captivating more…

February 14th, 2014

We’re very pleased to welcome indie rock band Peace to our main stage as our Saturday headliners. Having received critical acclaim from publications such as The Guardian and NME in 2012, comparing them to bands like The Maccabees and Foals, Worcester quartet Peace went on to be nominated for Radio 1′s ‘Sound of 2013′, and more…

February 7th, 2014

Here it is then, our first wave of main stage acts for Redfest 2014. We welcome Irish folk-pop duet, and brothers, Harry and Alfie Hudson Taylor, who will be joining us along with Youtube sensation George Barnett, The Skints – back by very popular demand, along with The LaFontaines, the hauntingly beautiful voice of Lauren more…

January 17th, 2014

We’re delighted to be able to bring you the first of our lineup announcements for 2014! And to welcome Total Uprawr (www.totaluprawr.com) to the party. Well…to provide the party (they’re pretty good at it). So this is our TOTAL UPRAWR STAGE.  It’s loud, it’s heavy, it’s rowdy. It’s got girls, riffs, beats, rock, punk, attitude more…

December 27th, 2013

Last few remaining Super Early Birds are still available HERE, priced at just £55 (plus booking fee). We’ll be taking them off sale at midnight on the 31st December. If there’s any left. Don’t panic though if you’re not that fussed about getting onto the site a night early, or about saving a few quid, more…

November 28th, 2013

Redfest Super Early Bird Tickets are cheaper weekend festival and camping tickets that do something a little bit special….they will get you into the Redfest site earlier than any other type of Redfest ticket, at 6pm on Thursday 24th July. The good news for us is that the batch of SEBT tickets that we put more…

November 15th, 2013

HUGE news this week for Redfest, we’ve been granted a permanent licence! Have a read and we’ll be seeing you all in 2014. And for countless years after as well! Don’t forget you can still get your hands on Super Early Bird weekend tickets, including exclusive Thursday night access, camping and entertainment, right up until more…

October 30th, 2013

This from our main stage sponsors Blackstar Amplification:   Produced by our rock stage sponsors Hype Clothing: HYPE x REDFEST 2013 from HYPE. on Vimeo.   From our 3rd stage curators and sponsors Guildford Boileroom:     And this from Hype Stage band Continents: Their summer diary including footage from Redfest:   Visit our Facebook more…

October 30th, 2013

Grab your 2014 tickets now and benefit from: Early Entry on Thursday evening EXCLUSIVELY for Super Early Bird Ticket holders. SECRET ENTERTAINMENT: we’re keeping a lid on this for a while but rest assured it’ll be something dope. Automatic entry to win you and 3 friends access for the whole weekend into our backstage GUEST more…

August 23rd, 2013

And it’s pretty darn great. Have a look, and see if you can spot yourself! www.blackstaramps.com  

August 10th, 2013

We have a number of exclusive Super Early Bird Tickets available now for Redfest 2014. This is the ONLY way to get early entry and Thursday night camping for next year’s festival, and it’ll be our CHEAPEST entry so get your tickets now before they sell out. We’ll even have some secret entertainment for you. more…

August 5th, 2013

This is a HUGE heartfelt thank you to everyone involved in Redfest this year – to all the incredible bands who graced our stages, our fantastic staff, all the volunteers, sponsors, traders, the countless people who have tirelessly promoted and supported the event including our brilliant Street Teamers, and last but definitely not least YOU more…

July 31st, 2013

Our Redfest Roving Reporter Rachael Scarsbrook’s review of Friday: When a once quiet and tranquil corner of Surrey turns into a haven of loud noise, wellies and music it can only mean one thing. Redfest is back! Taking over Robin’s Cook Farm once more with a stellar line up, this 2 day event is a more…

July 17th, 2013

But panic ye not, anyone needing a ride from Redhill Train Station up to the site can pick up a car from the taxi rank outside, or visit Road Runner Taxis opposite. Call and book in advance, which we’d recommend, on 01737 760076.

July 9th, 2013

  So we decided to run this pretty cool competition, to win EVERYTHING you could possibly need to have an incredible weekend. You can see what exactly by clicking  HERE. And more importantly, to enter, should you wish to. It’s not too late! We’ve only had 4 entries, but…those entries are QUALITY. We thought we’d put more…

July 8th, 2013

Have a butchers, and start planning your day!  

July 8th, 2013

We have a couple of new additions to our lineup for 2013: The LaFontaines and Continents. Unfortunately, due to a serious road traffic accident last month involving their guitarist Dave, God Damn have had to pull out of this year’s Redfest. We would like to extend all our best wishes to his family, friends and more…

June 17th, 2013

We have a bunch of goodies to help ensure that one lucky winner’s weekend will be BANGIN’. The prize is: * A pair of VIP weekend passes * A tent * A crate of beer * A crate of Monster Energy * Hot meal tokens * 2 x Hype t-shirts of your choice * Official more…

May 19th, 2013

…Verna Colosi and Rachael Scarsbrook. Well done ladies! You can read their winning reviews below. We decided that the standards of writing were so high that we’d choose two reporters to join our media team. And we’re very happy to have them both! The winners have been notified and will be receiving more information about more…

May 13th, 2013

We’ve had so many fantastic entries for our Redfest Roving Reporter that we just can’t decide. So we’ve decided to let YOU guys do the voting. We whittled them down to the 17 finest, and trust us with so many entries that was hard enough. These were judged on how well they kept our interest, more…

April 13th, 2013

In case you missed it we announced on Thursday the last two artists joining our main stage, and completing our 2013 lineup. They are Little Comets and Dub Pistols. Early Bird tickets will remain on sale til the end of April. Full ticket price of £65 for the weekend (plus a small booking fee) will more…

April 13th, 2013

Thanks to everyone who had a go at guessing our main stage line up back in February. We had over 100 entries! We had a few bonkers entries: a few with one or two names only, one with way over 17 band names, several people who had more than one go, and one entry that more…

April 1st, 2013

We’re very pleased to announce our Boileroom Stage lineup for Redfest 2013. Headlining the stage will be Bristol dance act The Other Tribe, and the beautiful acoustic strains of Ryan Keen. They will be joined by singer songwriter Rokhsan, Frank Hamilton, alternative indie poppers Dance a la Plage, Mellor, urban acoustic trio Bare Jams, Guildford more…

March 24th, 2013

On Friday 14th June Redfest is joining forces yet again with Club NME at  Koko in Camden to bring you a night of music and revelry with Waylayers and Random Impulse performing live sets. Tickets are available NOW from this link (<<this one) priced at just £5.95 (plus 95p fee). Doors at 9.30pm. Strictly over more…

February 27th, 2013

Congrats to the following who were chosen out of nearly 500 entries for our Road to Redfest competition. Thank you to everyone who entered! Heats will take place at the following dates/places. Voting will be half audience votes, half judges decision. Judging panel made up of festival organiser members and Redfest associates. Margate Kent (venue more…

February 26th, 2013

We’re currently running several competitions over on our Facebook page, and with only a few days left to enter now is the perfect opportunity to put fingertips to keyboards and get your entries in! Competition #1 – for Super Early Bird and Early Bird Ticket holders only. Ends 28th Feb. We have a PAIR of more…

February 25th, 2013

We’re pleased to announce the addition of Subsource, who will play on Friday 26th July, and The Valiant, who will play on Saturday 27th July, to our already impressive Redcore Stage line up. All those who came to Redfest in 2012 will doubtless remember Subsource’s explosive main stage performance. Imagine that in a tent! Southampton’s more…

February 25th, 2013

Massive thanks to all the bands who entered our Road to Redfest Competition. We had nearly 500 entries, and suffice to say it was difficult to pick. We had listening evenings and put our top 20 to our esteemed judging panel of festival organisers and associates and we’ve come up with the Top Ten who more…

February 6th, 2013

We have a PAIR of VIP ticket upgrades and 2 official Redfest 2013 tshirts to give away to one lucky winner! All you have to do to enter is buy your Early Bird ticket before they come off sale on the 28th February (or sell out, whichever is sooner), and send an email to events@marianneharris.co.uk more…

February 4th, 2013

We’re looking for someone to join our media team at Redfest 2013! Our Redfest Roving Reporter will be our eyes and ears in the pits and backstage, reporting on the latest happenings during the weekend, whether it be reviewing bands or sharing the gossip, tweeting from our Twitter page or adding photos to our Instagram. more…

January 30th, 2013

Due to the slight technical hitch experienced by a few people with our online submissions form not working we’ve decided to extend the application period by a further week. So you now have until Friday 8th February to get your applications to us! Visit the ‘contact’ section of this website and fill in the form. more…

January 14th, 2013

Totally stoked to make our first official announcement for Redfest 2013! Come and visit us so at www.facebook.com/redfestuk and tell us what you think!

January 6th, 2013

Hello! We’re looking for keen Street Teamers in the South/South East to help us spread the good word of Redfest 2013. Street Team activities will involve online promotion of the festival as well as flyering of local events, skate parks, youth clubs, schools etc. Anyone can join our Street Team, and from any area of more…

January 3rd, 2013

It would appear we’re having a few teething problems with our submissions form for Road to Redfest applications. While we sort it out please send an email to Heart@redfest.co.uk with the following information (all required): Band name:Contact email:Home town:Facebook url:Website url:Youtube url:Any other info you may have or questions you’d like to ask   If more…

December 21st, 2012

Well we can reveal that the first of our lineups will be announced on the 15th January, when we will be unveiling the entire billing in one fell swoop of our brand new for 2013 alternative rock/metal/punk/hardcore stage, currently named the Redcore ‘In Your Face’ Stage. The lineup, spread across both days of the festival, more…

December 20th, 2012

  London based pop/dubstep/electronic outfit Modestep, who headlined our main stage this summer to rave reviews, have this week released a video for ‘Another Day’, part of which was filmed at Redfest. The video follows a typical day in the life of a bullied ‘geek’, who turns into a rockstar by the end of it, more…

December 10th, 2012

We are very excited to announce The Boileroom will be curating a stage for us in 2013 Now in it’s seventh year, Guildford’s most established and respected alternative, independent live music venue will be hitting the road and setting up camp at Redfest, curating a stage as part of the two-day festival. The Boileroom has more…

November 26th, 2012

We will be running a band competition called ‘Road To Redfest’ to win a slot opening the Main Stage. If your band is based in the South East you can make your submission through our contact page.

November 4th, 2012

New for 2013 we will be running a shuttle bus from Redhill Station to the festival site. Tickets cost £5 return and must be purchased in advance.

November 3rd, 2012

Super Early Bird Tickets go on sale Monday 5th November….get in quick to grab a bargain !

Are there any age restrictions?

December 23rd, 2011

ARE THERE ANY AGE RESTRICTIONS?

 

Anyone under the age of 16 will have to be accompanied by an adult over the age of 16. If you arrive in a group of 4 or more under the age of 16 you will have to be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18. Over 16′s need to bring ID, a passport photocopy will do.

 

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