Camper Calling 2019
We’re in the process of planning Camper Calling 2019, the lineup below is from our 2018 festival to give you an idea of what to expect.
So much to do, so little time to do it
Camper Calling at it's heart is a Family Friendly Music Festival, so expect a lot of music and a lot of fun for the whole family.
All of the activities listed below are included in the price of admission unless otherwise stated.
Lakeside Stage Line-up
At Camper Calling our beautiful lakeside location will be filled with the sound of amazing live music from noon till 11pm, Friday through Sunday.
Freshly Squeezed Stage
Serving up the freshest tunes from the newest home grown and international artists, you’ll find your new favourites on the Freshly Squeezed Stage.
We’re passionate at Camper Calling about the future of music, and by working with BBC West Midlands Introducing we want to give up and coming artists the opportunity to grow, play and entertain!
Playing all weekend, come chill out in the heart of the show, grab a beer and find a new summer love for your Calling playlist.
The Dance Big Top
Each morning we'll get you up, motivated and ready for the Calling with our lively and energetic dance classes.
Plus, throughout the weekend there will be numerous dance workshops.
From Tango to Salsa, African to Break Dancing, there's something for everyone to join in with, whether you're a beginner or a two-stepping pro!
Finally, as the sun sets each evening, we'll top off your night with a headliner that is guaranteed to make you dance till you drop. Keep a look out over the next few weeks for Dance Big Top announcements and whether you're raving or behaving, you won't be disappointed.
Red hot rhythms straight from the streets of Eastern Cuba! The incredible Son Yambu will be bringing the beats of Cuba to Camper Calling. A fusion of Spanish and African rhythms, this band is guaranteed to get those feet moving and hips swaying, so grab your partner and practice those salsa moves!
The Stickmen are headlining our dance big top, Saturday night!
This iconic DJ & drummer duo combine live sets with mixes bringing the tunes, the energy and the impact to Camper Calling. Expect festival grade anthems, exclusive productions and remixes of your favourite bangers - get ready to party!
He'll be teaching you and your family some amazing dance moves, as well as performing incredible fire shows Saturday and Sunday night!
From the streets of Cuba to the fields of Camper Calling, come feel the rhythm in our Latin dance lessons!
Come break it down with our awesome breakdance lessons!
Join James and learn the basics in Hip Hop dance styles, then bust out your moves over the weekend!
LARGE are a well-established 7-piece live band based in the South East bringing you the best in 90s dance, house and techno club classics… as you’ve never heard them before! Featuring the hits of Snap, N-Trance and Baby D to 2 Unlimited, Underworld and The Prodigy, LARGE are as energetic as they are infectious - get your neons and glow sticks ready for a party you won’t forget!
The world’s leading family rave is coming to Camper Calling! Grab the kids and let off steam to some of the best dance hits. With face painting, balloons, bubbles, parachutes and streamers, it’s one big party. Join the fun in our Dance Big Top on Saturday and Sunday 7-9pm.
Dad dancing friendly!
Funky drummers and hot horns play massive hits from Indian films, all driven by the huge beat of the dhol drum! They're bringing the heat and the beat!
Aüguztfest is back! We don’t expect you to remember the lyrics, but we’re sure you remember the fun you had. So raise your stein and get dancing again, The Bierkeller Schunklers are back, putting the beer in our beer tent Saturday night!
Sombrero at the ready, maracas steady! Mariachi El Mexicano will be marching into our beer tent on Sunday evening and bringing the fiesta!
The Ukulele is the fastest selling instrument on the planet. Our workshops are a fun, accessible and easy way to explore music and songwriting for every age and ability. There will be instruments available to borrow or you can bring your own.
At Camper Calling you can take part in our Junk Jams, head over to the Woodland Adventure area and show off your skills!
We've teamed up with the largest provider of recreational tree climbing in the country, The Big Tree Climbing Company to offer unique experiences in the trees at Camper Calling for the whole family.
Due to the limited capacity and high demand, pre-booking is available online.
A fee is payable of £12 per person for the tree climb and £5 for the zip wire experience.
His mission:- to enthuse all ages and abilities about science in hope of seeding some of our future inventors, explorers, life savers and superheroes.
The stories I like to tell are fun, inviting and light hearted – even the serious ones! I believe that storytelling has a unique ability to connect people, not only to each other but to the past, the future and to the world around us.
Under the tuition of a professional graffiti artist you will learn techniques to create a Camper Calling masterpiece!
The power of a well-spun tale never fades, it can take you on a journey to a place you've never once before been or even imagined.
Climb, slide, swing and explore our modern adventure play area.
2018 Update: Although some of the older structures have been removed or closed for your safety, we still have fantastic modern play structures for your families enjoyment.
Get stuck in creating a colourful giant sculpture over the course of the weekend or take part in the fun 'make and take' workshops including toy building, puppets, masks and more!
Just drop in to the scheduled sessions and enjoy!
Returning with his flexible team of versatile performers and workshoppers, Professor Panic is committed to his people-friendly and child-centred style of new wave non-animal circus and clown theatre!
Open all weekend for kids of all ages, there is plenty to make, see and do!
At the edge of the woods
At The Edge of The Woods you'll find a meeting point where our instructors will meet and to take you to a haven of calm, away from the noise and excitement of the show ground. Offering classes for all ages and abilities from laughter yoga to Tai Chi, mediation to mind calm.
'Bits & bobs' and 'this & that' merge to make incredible robot characters at GizmoBots!
Too Many Cooks is a sizzlingly sumptuous show jam packed with tasty tunes, popping puppets and a lot of silly sausages! No ordinary theatre show this culinary delight will get your taste buds going. Suitable for Children and their families, aged 0-100.
Bringing her stories to life, Kate’s tales offer a magical place of limitless possibility.
Their four therapists will be on hand over the weekend to offer a range of treatments from Sports Massage, Aromatherapy, Hot Stone, Reflexology and so much more to help ease those aching muscles and help you find your own festival chilling space.
Head over to their trailer for full details of pricing and availability.
We use original music, puppetry and playful storytelling to bring our heart-warming tales to life and offer up a little bit of magic to audiences wherever we go.
House, Gardens and Lake
The walk which takes around 75 minutes to complete includes some spectacular views of Ragley and finishes beside the lakeside entertainment area.
We are looking for 8 teams of 6 to take part in our Camper Calling Boat Race!
If you are a close knit team of family or friends and fancy a challenge then this is your chance to shine!
There will be a whole host of water sport activities. Whether you’re a landlubber or a salty sea-dog, there’ll be something on hand for you to enjoy!
A fee of £5 per person is payable for a 30 minute session on the lake with 15 minutes to allow for a safety briefing and to be kitted up!
We are looking for CRAZY & QUIRKY camper vans and live-in vehicles for a display alongside the lakeside on Saturday at Camper Calling.
Take a complimentary tour of Ragley Hall and learn the history of this magnificent place.