The Forestry Commission first launched Forest Live in 2001 to great acclaim. This year they open their doors to unique concerts in amazing forest locations throughout England and Wales.
Forest Live is an independent programme organised by the Forestry Commission bringing music to new audiences without commercial branding or sponsorship. Income from the concerts is spent on improving the woodland for both people and wildlife.
Camping: No camping at this event – check out our ‘Book Hotels’ tab for other options.
Ticket prices (from): Adult Day Ticket £39
Artists booked to appear include: Jessie J, Boyzone, and Paul Weller.
Concert car parks open at 5pm. The arena opens at 6pm, with live music starting at about 7.30pm and finishing about 10.30pm. These times are approximate.
This is an outdoor venue. Seating is not provided or reserved. You are welcome to bring folding picnic chairs or rugs. If a standing area has been designated directly in front of the stage, seating brought into the venue will not be allowed in this area.
Please see their Access Policy. If you have any queries regarding disabled access please contact them on 03000 680400 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org and their Box Office team will happily try to assist.
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Created on Mon 6th January 2014
Boyzone have announced their Forest Live debut this summer. In celebration of their ‘BZ20’ anniversary, Ronan, Keith, Shane & Mikey will be performing in four spectacular woodland locations as part of the Forestry Commission’s annual concert series.
The nearest train station is at Mansfield (Worksop to Nottingham line), 6 miles away.
It is essential that you book your outward and return journey in advance.
On the B6030 between Clipstone and Ollerton. Postcode: NG21 9JL
Sufficient car parking for visitors is provided on site. Vehicles should not be left overnight in the car parks.
|Sherwood Forest Lodge Bed and Breakfast||0.91||King's Clipstone||Info|
|Mansfield Manor Hotel||4.04||Mansfield Nottinghamshire||Info|
|Mansfield Lodge Hotel||4.17||Mansfield||Info|
|Clumber Park Hotel & Spa - a Bespoke Hotel||6.59||Nottinghamshire||Info|
|The Goat House||7.61||Newark||Info|
|The Saracens Head Hotel||8.35||Southwell||Info|
|The Reindeer Inn||8.39||Southwell||Info|
* Distances are provided for guidance and are calculated 'as the crow flies'. For directions and actual distances by road, please refer to the hotel directions tab for the particular hotel.
A full licensed bar and a variety of hot food outlets are available. Please note bar and food outlets do not accept card payments.
You are welcome to bring picnics, but please check the terms and conditions carefully as some items are not permitted in the arena.