Queer Spirit Summer Festival

Wednesday 26 - Sunday 30 July 2017 in Wiltshire, UK

2017 saw the second gathering of Queer spiritual groups and individuals celebrating the passion, love and creative spirit of lgbtqi people.  Queer Spirit festival is based on spiritual practice that connects with, respects and supports the earth.

Book now!The festival includes ceremonies, rituals, workshops, discussions, yoga, tantra, shamanism, healing-spaces, drumming, dancing, performance, cabaret and more. 

Children welcomeChildren are welcome (but do need to have a responsible parent or guardian with them) and there are lots of things to do to for people of all ages and abilities. We do also have some specific adult-only areas at the festival.

The site has camping for up to 500 people and we have a cabaret tent, community village, arts, music, magic, chill zone, cafe's (vegetarian & vegan), stalls, sauna, and so much more!

There are plenty of workshop spaces, cafe spaces, chill-out spaces and a huge marquee for you to be out of any rain, but don't worry, there will be sun! And it will be glorious!

Sorry but no pets are not allowed on this site.

Book now!Ticket types

Entrance to the festival is by ticket only.  Your ticket gives you access to the festival, camping, all workshops, performances and other events.  It doesn't cover food or healing therapies.  If you are coming by car you will need to purchase one car park ticket per car.  Live-in vehicles and glamping are also extra options you will need to purchase if you are using one or both of those.

Adult for 18 years and over. We have our "early bird" reduced price adult tickets called "Rising spirit" and these are available on a first come first served basis.  We also have some concession rate adult tickets available.

Young person for 6 to 17 years old. Young person tickets can only be purchased along with at least one Adult ticket. Adults are responsible for all people under 18 that they bring with them.

Under 6 anyone under 6 years old gets in free but you must still register a ticket for them.

Car park ticket to encourage car sharing and as part of the green ethos of the festival this year there is a small charge per car (no matter how many people in the car.)

Live in vehicles we have some space for live-in vehicles on site. Please be aware that you will only be allowed to bring your vehicle on site if you have purchased the additional live-in vehicle ticket pass along with your main ticket(s).

Glamping options if bringing a tent is difficult for you, or you just like the idea of camping in a marvellous dome, we have a small number of glamping spaces available in the main camp area. The glamping option needs to be purchased in addition to your standard tickets and gives you a structure fitted out with carpet, two single beds with bedding and lighting. Extra futons may be available if you let us know in advance.
 

Camping areas

When you arrive, our stewards will be available to let you know about the different camping areas and can help you find them.

Main camp site the main camping area is a short walk from the car park and has plenty of room for everyone! The main fire space is located towards one end of this area and we will have ceremonies, rituals, singing and chilling here.

Community camp areas located in the main camp site some groups will create mini-community spaces and you are welcome to camp with any of them.

Camping with children we have an area designated for those that are camping with children.

Glamping located to one edge of the main camping field - please check in at the Info point in the Village hall when you arrive.

Women's area located to the edge of the main camp site

Accessible camping there is an area set aside just for accessible camping so please do contact us and let us know if you would like to camp here. The space is easy to access by vehicle and fairly central to the site.  

Live-in vehicle camping we have a dedicated space available on site for some live-in vehicles. You must purchase the additional live-in vehicle ticket which are available on a first come first served basis. 
 

Accessibility

We are working to make the festival as accessible to all as we can. More information can be found on the Accessibility page.

 

Food and drink

We will have cafés serving a fabulous range of vegetarian and vegan food along with stalls in the market area selling interesting food and snacks.  There will not be any bar on site. You are more than welcome to bring your own food and drinks and self cater. We do ask you to only cook on gas stoves or barbecues that are off the ground (full information about food and drink can be found in the terms and conditions.)
 

What's on

We will have an amazing selection of workshops and other events going o.
 

Getting to the festival

We encourage everyone coming to Queer Spirit to look to ways to minimize the environmental impact of their travel.  Car shares, use of public transport and carbon offsetting can be ways to do that.

A location map and travel information can be found on the Festival location page. If you view this page and allow it to share your location, it can give you travel directions.

Map

The West field has the marquee, cafes, market place and also live in vehicle camping.  Workshops will take place in yurts on the Village green with some workshops also happening in the marquee and the Healing garden.

Sacred sexuality is the adult only space. The Campaigns area is in the village green and will have talks and discussions. 

The marquee will also have dancing, live music, cabaret etc.   The Info point is in the Village hall.

map of festival site

Below is a more detailed map of the festival site...

map of festival site

 

Other questions

If you have any questions that you can't find an answer to on the website please do also take a look at our "Frequently asked questions" page or Contact us.

 

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