Farr Festival 2016 Overview
Farr Festival is an electronic music festival held within an uninhabited forest in Hertfordshire, England.
From humble beginnings in 2009 Farr Festival has evolved from a small gathering of likeminded friends into one of UK’s leading electronic music festivals. Bringing an array of international musical talent to the tranquil environment surrounding Farr Festival.
Taking place between 14 – 16th July 2016 the seventh edition of Farr Festival will see them venture deeper into the woods, boasting new areas, stage hosts and of course an eclectic selection of producers, selectors and performers to warm your ears.
Ticket prices (from): Adult Weekend £90 including Camping.
Artists booked to appear include Andrew Weatherall and Sean Johnston presenting ‘A Love From Outer Space’ with a special 8-hour set. + Ben UFO, Joy Orbison, Midland, Gilles Peterson making his Farr debut. Move D, Hunee, Jeremy Underground, Moomin, Helena Hauff, Andrew Weatherall, Sean Johnston, Terry Farley, Detroit Swindle, Frits Wentink, Nachtbraker, Max Cooper, ItaloJohnson, Funkineven, Maurice Fulton, Mike Dunn, Dorisburg, Olaf Stuut, Harri (Sub Club), Jane Fitz, Evan Baggs, Project Pablo, Francis Inferno Orchestra, Denis Sulta and London favourites Electric Minds.
Farr Festival 2016 Line Up
Farr Festival 2016 Travel Info
Farr is located less than an hour from central London, straight up the A1 by car. There are also regular train services from Kings Cross to Stevenage and Baldock, which take between 20 and 30 minutes. They also provide a bus service direct from east London to the festival site. In short, it's NEVER too Farr for Farr Festival! So no excuse, sling that backpack over your shoulders and get a move on!
DIRECTIONS Post code for SAT NAV: SG7 5JX
Approaching Newnham from London take the A1M motorway northbound towards Peterborough and leave the motorway at junction 10 for Stotfold and Shefford. At the roundabout beneath the motorway bridge, take the third exit and join the A507 towards the Baldock service station. At the next roundabout take the second exit and continue to follow the Great North Road A507. In approximately 50 metres turn left onto the Newnham Road and follow the road to Newnham/Ashwell. After driving a further 0.3 miles you will reach the junction in Newnham Village where you turn right. Now continue on to Newnham Road for a further 0.1 miles and you will find Newnham Hall on the left hand side of the road. Please turn right onto the stone road.
Baldock is the closest station to Farr Festival and a direct service runs from London to King's Cross to here regularly.
A taxi takes around 5 minutes from Baldock to the main site and costs approximately £10 - depending on the time of day. Letchworth and Stevenage stations are also close, but taxi costs for these will be a little more expensive.
They recommend prior bookings from the following local taxi companies: ABC TAXI- 01438 424242 BALDOCK TAXI- 01462 290000