The Newt Festival

The Newt Festival

The Newt Festival

The Newt Beer & Music Festival, Somerset's Best Weekend Festival.


Festival Information

Festival Opening Times

The festival campsite is open from Thursday at 5pm, although you must have purchased a camping ticket in advance.  If you don’t have a ticket on arrival, you will not be able to enter the camp site.  General admittance to the camp site is from 2pm on the Friday.  The site is open 24 hours a day until Sunday at 5pm.

To prebook your camping go to our ticket page.

The festival opens its doors on Friday at 6pm and finishes at 1am, when we clear the main festival enclosure. The main gates will then reopen again on Saturday at Midday and finish at 1am.

To order festival tickets go to our ticket page.


Our campsite can accommodate tents, caravans and camper vans and is located next door to the main festival site. We provide toilet facilities onsite and vendors are available for you to purchase hot and cold food and drinks.

Camping is offered on a first-come first-served basis and the site can be accessed from 5pm on the Thursday before the festival if you have bought a camping ticket in advance. The site must be vacated by 2pm on the Sunday after the event.

To prebook your camping go to our ticket page.


The festival has a range of food vendors onsite through the event.  Each year we try to provide a wide range of food to suit all tastes.  There will also be at least one vendor on the campsite who will operate through in to the late night.

Challenge 25

We support Challenge 25. Please bring your photo id with you to the Newt Beer & Music Festival.



Supporting the 26th Newt Festival