In the heart of the Hertfordshire countryside, where verdant fields meet the horizon, an annual sonic celebration emerges like a phoenix from the ashes of mundane routine. Standon Calling, a festival that transcends the conventional boundaries of musical revelry, stands as a beacon of eclecticism and innovation. Picture this: a kaleidoscopic amalgamation of genres, a vibrant tapestry woven with threads of indie, electronic, and alternative sounds, all converging under the expansive skies of Standon.
What sets Standon Calling apart is not merely its stellar line-up, but the immersive experience it crafts. Beyond the pulsating beats and electrifying guitar riffs, the festival serves as a melting pot of artistic expression. From avant-garde installations to eccentric street performers, every nook and cranny of Standon becomes a canvas for creativity. It's a realm where music isn't just heard; it's felt, seen, and lived.
Standon Calling prides itself on fostering an intimate connection between artists and their audience. With its boutique size, festival-goers find themselves in close proximity to both emerging talents and seasoned maestros. This proximity blurs the lines between performer and spectator, creating an atmosphere where the energy of the crowd becomes an integral part of the performance itself.
As the sun dips below the horizon, Standon Calling transforms into a nocturnal wonderland. The NightGarden, an otherworldly realm within the festival grounds, comes alive with neon hues and immersive light displays. It's a playground for the nocturnal souls, where the music reverberates through the night, and the boundaries between reality and fantasy blur.
Standon Calling isn't just a festival; it's a sonic odyssey that transcends the ordinary. With its commitment to pushing the boundaries of musical exploration and artistic expression, Standon Calling stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of the festival culture. So, if you seek an escape from the mundane, where the music is a heartbeat and the experience is a journey, Standon Calling awaits, a sonic extravaganza that beckons the adventurous at heart.
Standon Calling Ticket Information
Tier 2 Camping Tickets
Adult Camping: £206.01
Young adult (16-17): £184.21
Teen (13-15): £173.34
Child (4-12): £33.00
Infant (0-3): £5.50
Live-in Vehicle Pass 8m x 6m: £97.01
Live-in Vehicle Pass 8m x 12m: £173.31
Live-in Vehicle Pass *m x 6m Power Hook Up: £184.21
Live-in Vehicle Pass 8m x 12m Power Hook Up: £260.51
All prices include booking fees, payment plans are available.
Tickets available from the festival website.