Forest Live 2016
Forest Live takes place from June to July every summer and features an eclectic mix of acts performing in seven spectacular forest locations across the country. Forest Live is an independent programme organised by the Forestry Commission to give people the chance to enjoy the UK’s woodlands. Income generated from ticket sales is spent on protecting, improving and expanding England’s forests and increasing their value to people and wildlife. Over Forest Live’s 15-year history, more than one million music fans have attended the concerts and money raised has contributed to a wide range of projects, from wildlife conservation to making improvements for visitors. With everything required for a great night out, including full catering and bar facilities, the gigs are renowned for their relaxed atmosphere and unforgettable setting.
Forest Live headline acts for 2016 include: Kaiser Chiefs; Rudimental; Simply Red; James Bay; Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott; Jake Bugg; Guy Garvey; John Newman; UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue; Tom Jones.
For further information and to buy tickets visit forestry.gov.uk/music or call 03000 680400.