Barefoot Festival

The rumours are true, we are back with a bang in 2024! This year, we have a new home at the charming Cattows Farm in Leicestershire. This beautiful venue aligns with our commitment to sustainability and love of the land, embodying the ethos and authenticity that drive us at Barefoot Festival. We can’t wait to share this magical space with you.

2024 is set to be an unforgettable weekend with something for everyone! Whether you’re coming with your family or friends, there’s plenty to enjoy. For our Barefoot Babies, we have an array of activities to keep them entertained. Creatives can dive into arts and crafts, while those seeking relaxation can find peace in various workshops, gong therapy, or simply by sitting on the grass and swaying to live music.

As night falls, the festival transforms. Cabaret performers, a mesmerizing fire labyrinth, and live bands and DJs will ensure the party goes on under the stars. Get ready to dance the night away at one of the most picturesque locations in Leicestershire.

Stay up-to-date with all our exciting updates on our Facebook Page. Don’t miss out on your magical weekend— GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!

We can’t wait to see you all dancing barefoot in the sunshine this summer! Love, Team Barefoot

Barefoot Festival is all about getting back to basics, feeling the grass between your toes, and taking a break from the pressures of modern life. Try something new, spend quality time with your loved ones, and meet new friends. If you want a sneak peek, check out our magical video of Barefoot Festival 2021, created by the incredibly talented Dan Burgess at Vagabond Media.

We started in 2006, growing through word of mouth and recommendations. We are Leicestershire’s best-kept secret, with no corporate sponsors. Barefoot Festival is a grassroots gathering with big festival vibes and atmosphere. Enjoy stars overhead, fresh air, great company, and a communal campfire. From fantastic music and amazing workshops to a wide variety of activities and performances, we have something for everyone.

Expect a range of unique experiences, from capoeira and Bollywood dance routines to shamanic drumming circles and hula hooping. You can also take part in yoga, sound baths, and breathing ceremonies. Our forest school and bushcraft area offer great experiences for kids, and our amazing cabaret show hosted by the sensational Talulah Blue will leave you in awe.

We also have onsite massage therapists and healers, fantastic festival food from around the globe, fair-trade crafts, a fully licensed bar, and plenty of chill spaces to relax. The event is intimate yet bursting with energy and life.

More announcements are coming soon, so keep an eye on our socials and website for further details.

Please Note: We do not have showers onsite, and we use compost toilets. We do not have chemical waste facilities. Every adult camping ticket holder must also purchase a fully refundable sustainability ticket to ensure the site is left as we found it. With proof of a clean campsite, you can claim your refund. All other ticket types are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of the circumstance.

A: Barefoot Festival 2024 will be held at Cattows Farm in Leicestershire, a beautiful and sustainable venue that aligns with our festival’s values.

A: There is something for everyone! Enjoy arts and crafts, live music, yoga, workshops, silent disco, cabaret shows, storytelling, and a wide variety of performances. There’s also a forest school and bushcraft area for kids, along with a dedicated children’s program.

A: Yes! We have amazing festival food from around the globe, a fully licensed bar, and a variety of chill spaces to relax.

A: All tickets, except for the refundable sustainability ticket, are non-refundable and non-transferable, regardless of the circumstance. To claim your sustainability refund, provide proof that your campsite is clean with a photo of the cleared space and returned recycling bags.

A: Bring your camping gear, festival attire, and a sense of adventure! Remember, there are no showers onsite, and we use compost toilets. Plan accordingly and leave no trace to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

A: Follow us on our Facebook Page for the latest updates, or check out our magical video from Barefoot Festival 2021 to get a glimpse of what’s to come.

If you’re a trader interested in showcasing your products or services at Barefoot Festival 2024, we’d love to hear from you! To apply for a spot, please download our trader application form from the website and send it to This is your opportunity to be part of an amazing event filled with music, arts, crafts, and community. Don’t miss your chance to join us—apply today!