Truck Festival is the independent jewel in the UK festival season crown.
For one weekend a year, the rolling Oxfordshire countryside becomes home to the Truck Festival. Truck is “the godfather of small festivals”, with a fantastic atmosphere and a history of live acts to rival the very best.
Read the FFA review of the 2013 event HERE.
Artists booked to appear inc: The Cribs, White Lies, Peace, Stornoway, Los Campesinos!, Andrew W.K, Kids In Glass Houses, Swim Deep, Cerebral Ballzy, Itch, Eliza And The Bear, Lonely The Brave, Darlia, Circa Waves, Flyte, Nothing But Thieves, Nordic Giants, Black Moth, Julio Bashmore, Deap Vally, Dodgy, and Maybeshewill.
Disability Access Information
Truck Festival welcomes all audience members to its festival, and hopes to provide an enjoyable weekend for all.
Truck Festival is an outdoor event, and terrain can be tough especially in some weather conditions. The majority of the site is flat grassy areas, with some road tracks offering more direct routes to other parts of the site.
There is a disabled campsite and parking.
The site has wheelchair accessible toilets in the main arenas and disabled campsite. A battery charge point for electric wheelchairs is located at First Aid. A viewing platform is situated at the main stage. Other viewing platforms are TBC, but stewards at the stages should be able to provide direction.
Those aged 13 - 17 (with Young Person tickets) must be accompanied by an over-18 (adult) who accepts responsibility for them. One adult cannot take responsibility for more than 4 young persons. This adult must accompany the young persons on entry to the festival.
- The Cribs
- White Lies
- Black Moth
- Cerebral Ballzy
- Circa Waves
- Eliza and the Bear
- Kids In Glass Houses
- Los Campesinos!
- Nordic Giants
- Nothing But Thieves
- Swim Deep
- Julio Bashmore
- Deap Vally
- Slow Club
- Dan Croll
- Catfish And The Bottlemen
- Saint Raymond
- Chris T-T & The Hood Rats
- Big Deal
- The Wytches
- Danny and The Champions of the World
- Fickle Friends
- Pixel fix
- The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band
- As Elephants Are
- The Dreaming Spires
- The St. Pierre Snake Invasion
- Empty White Circles
- Ella Martini
- My Darling Clementine
- Otis Gibbs
- Steven James Adams
- Ralfe Band
Created on Thu 17th April 2014
Truck Festival, is the godfather of the small festival scene and this year’s festival promises to be one of the best, in it’s 16th year. On July 18th they welcome headliners The Cribs and White Lies, along side other brilliant bands such as Peace, Stornoway and Los Campesinos! The famous barn will be decked out in all things carnival as it welcomes you to The Rio Barnival with the party animal Andrew W.K. closing the stage while the late night frolics will capped off by the genre leading Julio Bashmore.
Created on Thu 27th March 2014
Truck Festival, "the godfather of the small festival scene", has made their second line up annoucement confirming....
Created on Mon 17th March 2014
Truck Festival invite you to join them at The Rio Barnival. Truck’s famous Barn Stage will be miraculously converted into carnival central with an amazing line up to match, topped by the party master himself, Andrew W.K.
Created on Sat 22nd February 2014
We Caught up with Truck Festivals James Goodall to discuss things all Truck
Created on Tue 11th February 2014
Truck Festival revealed its first wave of artists for this years event, including headliners The Cribs and White Lies. Other artists revealed include the hotly tipped Peace, local favorites Stornoway, indie champions Los Campesinos! and party veteran Andrew W.K.
Created on Mon 18th November 2013
At 7pm tonight a limited batch of Early bird tickets at 2013 prices will go on sale here for Truck Festival 2014.
Created on Thu 14th November 2013
Forty three proud winners of the prestigious 2013 A Greener Festival Award have been announced by environmental campaign group A Greener Festival. Each Festival has to sign up to a strict check list of environmental good practice - and each event is inspected by one or more independent environmental auditors. The festivals are also invited to provide supporting evidence such as environmental policies, waste management plans, analysis of CO2 and other greenhouse gas emissions. The final awards are decided by the AGF's Executive Committee. So, for 2013 the forty three wonderful festivals (up from forty one events who won the Award in 2012), which are some of the greenest in the world, can be confirmed as:
Created on Thu 7th November 2013
Created on Mon 29th July 2013
Truck was the festival I had been waiting for this year. With Glastonbury came hours of wandering the elaborate festival city following the trail of the 160,000 strong crowd, Henley a short burst of high brow entertainment, and Wireless a heavily commercialised A-list line up.
The nearest Station is Didcot Parkway
A free shuttle bus (Truck Bus) will be running between the station and the site
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