Ox-Fest 2013 Overview
OX-FEST is a 3 day family festival of fun and frolics for all ages, in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, at Carswell Golf & Country Club near Buckland. Ox-Fest is a celebration of all that's good about Oxfordshire, showcasing local talent, performers, live Tribute bands and artists plus quality food and drink from local suppliers and Award Winning pubs and restaurants.
The main Dining and Bar areas, which all have views of the Main Arena and Stage, are under cover so you can stay dry and warm and not miss a thing. The Giant Tipi Bar even has its own stage, bar & very cool seating area.
Ox-Fest includes some of the top tribute bands in the UK, if not the world. The tribute bands that will perform at Ox-Fest have been chosen specifically to appeal to a wide range of age groups, so there is something for everyone to enjoy. Local performers, bands and artists will perform alongside the professional tribute bands on the Main Stage or the Acoustic Stage under 3 Giant Tipis. This makes Ox-Fest a real opportunity for talented groups to enjoy what could be a once in a lifetime opportunity to perform in front of a new audience together with fans, family and friends!
Ticket prices (from): FRIDAY 12 JULY - FREE with an e-ticket or £5 without / SATURDAY 13 JULY - £25 Adult / £12.50 Under 18s / FREE Under 5s / SUNDAY 14 JULY - £25 Adult / £12.50 Under 18s / FREE Under 5s / WEEKEND (Sat+Sun) - £40 Adult / £20 Under 18s / FREE Under 5s. Camping from £15 per tent.
Ox-Fest 2013 Event Info
Ox-Fest is not just about live music and there are many attractions and activities for big kids of all ages, including children, teenagers, young adults, the more mature, retired and pensioners. It's an opportunity for families and local communities to meet up with friends in a safe, family friendly environment.
Camping: Camping is available all weekend (Frid/Sat/Sun) and you can Hire a Tipi or Bell Tent or bring your own tent. The Campsite is open from 2pm, Friday to 12pm Monday. More details HERE.
Parking: There is a designated parking for anyone Camping, with easy access to the Campsite, Toilets and Showers.
Ox-Fest 2013 Travel Info
Ox-Fest is located at Carswell Golf & Country Club, Buckland,
SN7 8PU on the A420 between Oxford and Swindon.
Just get onto the A420 and follow towards Littleworth and Buckland. We plan to have bright yellow signs erected on most major routes in the area, directing you to the festival site.
If you are Dropping Off friends or family please be aware that if you enter the festival car park during a busy period it may take some time to depart, as we need to give priority to traffic arriving from the busy main road.
Ox-Fest 2013 Hotels
|The Old Crown Coaching Inn||2.05||Faringdon||Info|
|The Bell Hotel||2.60||Faringdon||Info|
|The Romany Inn||3.87||Bampton||Info|
|Fallowfields Hotel||4.04||Near Oxford||Info|
|Cotswold Plough Hotel||4.14||Burford||Info|
|The Vines Hotel and Restaurant||5.25||Oxford||Info|
|Rose Revived Inn||5.43||Witney||Info|
|The Bell Inn||6.83||Witney||Info|
|Oxford Witney Four Pillars Hotel||7.39||Witney||Info|
|The Ferryman Inn||7.94||Witney||Info|
|Corncroft Guest House||7.95||Witney||Info|
|The Blue Boar||8.01||Witney||Info|
|The Plough Inn||8.25||Swindon||Info|
|Byways Bed & Breakfast||8.30||Nr Abingdon||Info|
|The Old Court Hotel||8.46||Witney||Info|
|The Red Lion||9.34||Abingdon||Info|
|The Cherry Tree||9.46||Abingdon||Info|
|Oxford Abingdon Four Pillars Hotel||9.50||Oxford Abi||Info|
|The Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel & Spa||10.00||Swindon||Info|
Ox-Fest 2013 Food and Drink
The all-important bars and food stands that are essential for keeping you fed and watered in true festival style and Ox-Fest boasts a wide variety of food and drink from local, quality suppliers including;
Award Winning Thai/Indian Restaurant – The Snooty Mehmaan
Award Winning Real Ale Pub - The Shoulder of Mutton The Shoulder of Mutton
Real Ale, Beers, Wines, Spirits, Ciders, Cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase at standard bar prices. ID may be required prior to sale of alcohol.