Ox-Fest 2013

Ox-Fest 2013
Carswell Golf & Country Club
Buckland
Oxfordshire
SN7 8PU
United Kingdom
Dates: 12th Jul 2013 - 14th Jul 2013

Festival Information

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

Hotel Miles Location Rating  
The Old Crown Coaching Inn 2.05 Faringdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Sudbury House 2.40 Faringdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Bell Hotel 2.60 Faringdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Romany Inn 3.87 Bampton Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Fallowfields Hotel 4.04 Near Oxford Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Cotswold Plough Hotel 4.14 Burford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Vines Hotel and Restaurant 5.25 Oxford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Rose Revived Inn 5.43 Witney Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
The Bell Inn 6.83 Witney Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Sherwood 6.97 Frilford Heath Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Oxford Witney Four Pillars Hotel 7.39 Witney Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Fleece 7.89 Witney Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Ferryman Inn 7.94 Witney Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Corncroft Guest House 7.95 Witney Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Blue Boar 8.01 Witney Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
B&B Rafters 8.08 Marcham Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Plough Inn 8.25 Swindon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Byways Bed & Breakfast 8.30 Nr Abingdon Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Old Court Hotel 8.46 Witney Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Dog House 8.88 Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Red Lion 9.34 Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Cherry Tree 9.46 Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Oxford Abingdon Four Pillars Hotel 9.50 Oxford Abi Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel & Spa 10.00 Swindon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 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.