Wild Wood Mini Garden

Fairies, elves, pixies, grinches, goblins, whatever they are, they’ve taken over a spot in the woods and need your help to build themselves a …

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Axe Throwing

Brought to you by the fantastic Timberhitch, Edition Seven is excited to present Axe Throwing sessions for all ages (..well, maybe not the babies..) …

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This Is Your Song

Fancy yourself as an Elton John, Ed Sheeran or Lady Gaga? Then we want you and your lyrical skills to create original and awesome …

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Chainska Brassika

Firm party favourites Chainska Brassika, are a mischievous rabble from London that have been causing trouble since school and spreading their contagious horn driven …

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Chango Music

Chango Music are a Bristol-based community music and arts organisation who specialise in awesome music workshops. At this years Starry Skies, they’re teaming up with …

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Barn Dance

A barn without a barn dance is like a jelly without a wobble… still nice to look at but nowhere near as fun. Inspired …

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What the Hay!

Never mind running in fields of wheat, it’s time to play in piles of hay! Build dens, jump, hide and roll around in a …

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Hay Barn Child Starry Skies 2019

Dig & Delve

These awesome outdoor adults can show us how to really get stuck in with the wildlife and wilderness around us. You’ll explore insects, plants …

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Blast Off – Rockets!

Ever wanted to go to space? Fancy yourself as a bit of an aeronautical engineer? Our Starry Skies science teacher will help you build …

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Bubble Trouble

As always, we’ll have a bubbletastic, bubblicious bubbletopia bubbling up throughout your time at Starry Skies, with Create Play providing a whole load of …

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Dick Danger – What A Guy

Witness the worlds loudest juggling routine and marvel as Starry Skies’ daredevil in chief, Dick Danger attempts to ascend the chair stack of insanity …

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Yaaba Funk

Imagine Fela Kuti’s legendary Shrine club relocated to a little farm in Wales! Yaaba Funk! Vivid touches of contemporary London added to the 70s …

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Small people, BIG voices

Human rights activist and doula Rebecca Schiller leads a workshop for little change makers – teaching our campers how to make change and their voices heard.

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Sports day kids Starry Skies 2018 © Lousie Roberts

Big Fish, Little Fish, Family Rave

Come and join our family rave, with Big Fish Little Fish – anarchic, social and daft fun for all ages!

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Starry Skies Family Rave 2018 © Louise Roberts

Strike A Pose…

…for Rose! Rose Popay is an international painter and performer and will be wandering the Starry fields poised with a canvas to capture what …

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Bones, Bacteria & Bottoms

Fun and Fabulous Science; Bones, Bacteria & bottoms Join three women scientists on an adventure through the body. Have you ever wondered why poo …

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Raucous Ribbons

Come and enjoy making, moving and shaking with ribbons and listen to some mega tunes whilst you do it. You’ll be able to use …

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Kids Kitchen

Kids Kitchen are back this year with DIY breakfast and snacks! Picture the scene… It’s EARLY. The campfire chat went on late last night… …

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Archery

Are you a budding Boudicca? A rising Robin Hood? Join the Timberhitch team for a session of what Archer Master Nicholas calls “instinctive archery,” …

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Pony Grooming

Mad about horses? Love the smell of them, the flare of the nostrils and the nibble of fingers? Fancy yourself as a bit of …

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Woodland Tribe

Back again at Starry Skies this year, The  Woodland Tribe – a free play and construction area for children and adults of all ages. Drawing …

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Forest School

Our fabulous Forest School teachers guide you through an inspirational process that offers children the chance to develop their confidence, through hands on learning in …

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Water Slide

Now an age old tradition, the Starry Skies Water Slide has a reputation to uphold! The biggest and best one you’ve ever been on… …

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The Midnight Playground

We’re chuffed to welcome The Midnight Playground to Starry Skies, bringing along their LED hula hoop spectacular! They’re off to play with the big …

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Foraging for Families

Explore the great outdoors in the wonderful surroundings of Starry Skies with forager Adele Nozedar. Led around our farm, you’ll learn to spot previously hidden treasures …

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Scarecrow Competition

To honour a time old tradition, we are channelling some good-willed village fete rivalry by throwing a scarecrow competition, Starry Skies style! Work together …

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Romans!

Seeing as we have an ancient Iron Fort at Starry Skies, we thought it was fitting to become Romans for a day or two! …

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Bigtopmania

Bigtopmania invites YOU to become stars of the sky with their trapeze workshops, limber up with some anarchic acrobatics or sharpen your skills at …

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Yoga For Kids

Kids are bendy blighters and this will give them the chance to show us how it’s done and get working their bodies into awesome …

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((( ON PA )))

((( On PA ))) meaning sound wave in Japanese, is the collaboration of Japanese musician and inventor ICHI and contemporary english folk artist Rachael …

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Tug of War

Another activity where we get the whole of camp together! Except this time, you’ll be pitted against each other in a test of teamwork, …

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HIIT

For Edition Seven we’ve got the wonderful Niki Powell to help you work up a sweat! Niki runs a series of fitness classes in …

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Boogaloo String Band

The Wednesday welcome to Edition Seven… Boogaloo String Band is a Bristol based Americana deep south dream. The trio specialise in gorgeous three part …

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Dawn Chorus

Start the day right, by greeting the sun with a song at Starry Skies!

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Dance, Magic Dance

Do you know your two-step from your tango? Your savoy kicks from your samyuta hastas? Neither do we – but not for long! Monkey …

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Rachael Dadd

Contender for the best of the year lists… brilliantly unusual, unexpected tracks, you never know what she’s going to do next.” – Lauren Laverne …

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ICHI

ICHI, from Nagoya in Japan, takes the notion of a one man band to new limits, combining his quirky handmade instrument inventions (Stilt bass, …

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Kindness Tree

See an act of kindness? Come and report it to our Public Info tent, where you can put it up on The Kindness Tree …

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Pizza Love

Pizza Love (and it is love) are back! As always, the pizza is fresh, handmade with locally sourced ingredients and bursting with good stuff. …

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Whirled Cafe

Pretty sure we’ve discovered a place where naughty AND nice are one in the same… It’s the Whirled Cafe, organic espresso & coffee bar, …

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Camp Fire Songs

It’s become a Starry tradition to have a bit of a singalong around the camp fire each night, and we’re pleased to say that …

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Den Building

Lets face it, dens are one of the best things in life, so whether you’re a seasoned pro, a first timer or a grown …

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© Louise Roberts Starry Skies 2018 Den

Health & Healing Area

Tucked away from the humdrum is our fabulous Starry Skies Health & Healing Area. With a mega workshop tent, treatment pods, Whirled Cafe and …

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Starry Skies Cafe

Your Own Dedicated Onsite Cafe! Sustainability is a priority at Starry Skies and our dedicated cafe will be using local dairies, bakers, vegetable-growers and …

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Arty Farty

The Starry Skies Arty Farty tent runs all day and hosts a variety of hands on activities for creative kids, using natural resources and …

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Sports Day

Every year, Sports Day at Starry Skies gets wilder and whackier! An amazing chance to get silly and show off your sporting prowess in …

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Centre Camp Barn

The beating heart of Starry Skies is the Centre Camp Barn. Here you’ll find a buzz of social interaction morning, noon and night, as …

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Monkey nets

Tired of monkeying around? We think not! Somewhere in the woods there’s nets to be found… Parents – whilst our monkey nets are built, …

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Bling Ping

Fancy yourself as a wiff waff whizz? It’s the annual opportunity to show off your dexterity and stamina in a fight-til- the-death table tennis …

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Inflatafun

A firm favourite and one that sends kids a bit doolally… Our inflatable friends are back! For a few hours each day, they’ll be …

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Fancy Dress Disco

Ever popular at Starry Skies, the Family Fancy Dress Disco! Returning with a bang for Edition Seven, our resident disco DJ will be spinning …

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Firefly Bell Tents

Make your camping experience magical and stress free by renting a bell tent with Firefly Camping. Big enough for the whole family, our beautiful British bell tents give you the best pitch at the festival.

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