Truck Festival 2014

Truck Festival 2014
Hill Farm
Steventon
Oxfordshire
OX13 6SW


Starts: Fri 18th to Sat 19th July 2014
Tickets: Adult camping tickets from £74

 

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.

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Barn Stage

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.

Age Restrictions  
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.

Latest News

Truck Festival competition to win a pair of weekend tickets

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.

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Julio Bashmore, Deap Vally, Slow Club & many more added to Truck

Created on Thu 27th March 2014

Truck Festival, "the godfather of the small festival scene", has made their second line up annoucement confirming.... 

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Andrew W K, Gnarlwoves & more for The Rio Barnival at Truck

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.

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Interview with Truck Festival's organiser James Goodall

Created on Sat 22nd February 2014

We Caught up with Truck Festivals James Goodall to discuss things all Truck

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The Cribs & White Lies to headline Truck Festival 2104

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.

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Limited Tickets now on sale for Truck Festival 2014 at 2013 prices

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. 

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43 Festivals pick up A Greener Festival Award 2013

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:  

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Truck Festival 2014 volunteer applications now open

Created on Thu 7th November 2013

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Truck Review 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.

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By Train
The nearest Station is Didcot Parkway

A free shuttle bus (Truck Bus) will be running between the station and the site

 

 

Hotel Miles * Location Rating  
De Vere Venues Milton Hill House 0.89 Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Red Lion 2.19 Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Kingswell Hotel 2.73 Near Abingdon Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Sherwood 4.27 Frilford Heath Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
the crown and thistle 4.31 Abingdon Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Kingfisher Barn 4.41 Abingdon Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Byways Bed & Breakfast 5.12 Nr Abingdon Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Fallowfields Hotel 6.10 Near Oxford Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Swan 6.39 Newbury Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The George Hotel 7.41 Dorchester Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Rose Revived Inn 7.44 Witney Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Westwood Hotel 7.63 Oxford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Oxford Thames Four Pillars Hotel 7.98 Oxford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Shillingford Bridge Hotel 8.09 Wallingford Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
The Ferryman Inn 8.41 Witney Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
George Hotel 9.01 Wallingford Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Hawkwell House Hotel 9.05 Oxford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Oxford Spires Four Pillars Hotel 9.26 Oxford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Springs Hotel and Golf Club 9.68 Wallingford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Athena Guest House 9.95 Oxford Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 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.

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Artist submissions are now open! Click on the apply to play button at the top of the page here.

Truck Festival 2014 volunteer applications now open Click here for more details and the link to apply to get your chance to get up close and personal with the truck monster!