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Date: Thurs 23th – Sun 26th August 2018
Location: Secret Country Estate, Northamptonshire

Shambala takes place across four days on the August Bank Holiday Weekend at a stunning secret location in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside. The variety and quality of entertainment on offer is staggering for a festival of its size. With over 200 diverse musical acts across 12 live stages, world-class cabaret, an amazing array of workshops, stand-up comedy, inspirational talks and debates, jaw dropping circus and acrobatics, interactive theatre and nationally acclaimed poetry all housed in beautifully decorated venues.

Pioneering, intimate and truly innovative, Shambala Festival has perfectly blended creativity and participation for well over a decade. Shambala is a special place where you play, revitalise, make lots of new friends and return to the world fuelled-up on the beauty of being alive. As well as being known as a “legendary party”, it is also a haven for cutting edge theatrics and performance, a think-tank of ideas and an award winning green event.

Shambala Festival is (and forever has been) wholly owned by Kambe Events Ltd.

Meat & Fish Free

In 2016, we made the decision to remove meat and fish from our on-site food offering, for both the public and our festival staff. For …

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Luggage Support Options

Shambarrows If the thought of lugging your tent, camping gear, sleeping bag and supplies across the site to your camp site is sending you …

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The Corner Shop

This is the place that stocks everything you forgot to bring, and everything you didn’t realize you needed! A massive sigh of relief, in …

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Practical Information

Camping, Drinking, Eating, Fires, First Aid, Lost Kids, Keeping your stuff safe… The stage for Shambala is a beautiful country estate in the heart …

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Our Principles

What we believe We generally believe that rules are made for breaking but the following principals are our guiding philosophy for how we try …

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Green Shambala

  Shambala is committed to being as environmentally sustainable as possible – it’s in our DNA – and our green credentials are considered pioneering, …

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Travel

There are loads of ways you can arrive to the gates of Shambala, all with their own benefits and enjoyment! Consider taking the train …

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Family Info

Shambala is a very family-friendly festival, with a wild side. We do everything we can to make the festival great for the whole family, whilst maintaining the music, magic and mayhem! Find out what’s in store for kids at Shambala.

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Accessibility

Shambala aims to be a festival which everyone can enjoy. Please find a host of useful information regarding accessibility via the navigation headings on …

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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions Before you contact us with a query please read through the most common questions people ask us. We are a very …

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