Farmer Phil's Festival camp site 2017

Exclusive interview and competition in next week’s Shropshire Weekly!

Farmer Phil and his daughter Jessica were interviewed this week by Thom Kennedy, editor of the relatively new Shropshire Weekly magazine, part of the Midlands News Association’s portfolio of titles which includes the Shropshire Star, Express & Star and Shrewsbury Chronicle among others. The exclusive piece is scheduled to appear in next week’s magazine alongside […]

T-shirt design competition!

As you’ll have seen on Facebook, a few artists for this year’s 20th anniversary spectacular have been announced and we want to continue building that excitement while the team works hard preparing what we hope you’ll agree will be the best Farmer Phil’s Festival yet! So we thought we’d launch a little competition.  We want […]

Festival Kidz Awards 2017

Farmer Phil’s: Festival Kidz Awards winner!

We’re absolutely ecstatic to report that Farmer Phil’s Festival has been named ‘Best Tiny Festival’ in this year’s Festival Kidz Awards. It’s the second time Farmer Phil’s Festival has won the accolade, following success in 2015, and we couldn’t be happier! The Festival Kidz Awards are special to us because they are voted for by […]

UK Festival Awards 2017

Vote for Farmer Phil’s in the UK Festival Awards!

We’re delighted to confirm that Farmer Phil’s Festival is in the running for several awards in this year’s UK Festival Awards. We love the UK Festival Awards because the awards themselves are voted for by the festival-going public, so it really reflects the collective views of the festival scene’s lifeblood – you guys! You can […]

Farmer Phil's Festival

Farmer Phil’s Festival 2018 dates announced!

What a week(end) that was!  You guys all seemed to enjoy yourselves – we’ve been inundated with wonderful messages on our various social media accounts and via the website, and we can’t begin to thank you enough for all the love, memories and feedback you’ve shared with us.  It really does make all the hard […]

The Shrewsbury Ark

Farmer Phil’s Festival supporting local causes

People travel from all over the UK and further afield to partake in our wonderful week of music and laughter, enjoying the beautiful Shropshire Hills scenery throughout their stay.  At Farmer Phil’s Festival, we are all too aware of our impact on the local environment and the community.  Wherever possible, we’ve built facilities from reclaimed […]

Midlands What's On Awards 2017

Shortlisted by Midlands What’s On Awards!

We’re so excited to have been shortlisted in this year’s Midlands What’s On Readers Awards! Farmer Phil’s Festival is one of five shortlisted in the Best Shropshire Festival category, alongside Ludlow Food Festival, Haydn Festival, Shrewsbury Folk Festival and Shrewsbury Food Festival.  This is no mean feat considering over 10,000 initial votes were cast across the Midlands as a […]

Farmer Phil’s wins Festival Kidz Award!

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that Farmer Phil’s Festival has been recognised in the Festival Kidz 2015 Awards. Visitors of the Festival Kidz site were encouraged to vote for their favourite event across a range of categories and we were ecstatic to learn that Farmer Phil’s Festival has been crowned Best Tiny Festival 2015. “We’ve always […]