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Two Thousand Trees Festival

Two Thousand Trees Festival
Entrance to the 2008 Two Thousand Trees Festival (2008).jpg
Entrance to the 2008 festival
GenrePunk rock, alternative rock, electronic, comedy
Location(s)Upcote Farm, Withington
Years active2007–present
Websitewww.twothousandtreesfestival.co.uk

2000trees festival is an independent music festival held from Wednesday to Sunday on the second week of July at Upcote Farm, Withington, near Cheltenham in Gloucestershire.[1] It offers a diverse selection of more than 120 acts across five stages, plus comedy, a large selection of food traders, themed bars and a headphone disco on the two main stages every night of the festival. It also won the Grass Roots Festival Award at the UK Festival Awards 2010, 2013 and 2017[2] and the Best Medium-Sized UK Festival in 2018.[3]

2000trees was started by six friends in 2007.[4] The festival has performances across a number of stages which have evolved over the years, including: Main Stage, The Cave (second stage), The Axiom (formerly The Leaf Lounge), The Neu (formerly The Croft and The Greenhouse) plus a small acoustic stage in The Forest area.[5]

  1. ^ "2000trees 2021". Eventbrite. Archived from the original on 2 September 2020. Retrieved 2 September 2020.
  2. ^ "UK Festival Awards 2010: winners in full". Virtual Festivals. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 2 September 2020.
  3. ^ "2018 WINNERS". UK Festival Awards. Archived from the original on 21 June 2019. Retrieved 2 September 2020.
  4. ^ "ARCHIVE FOR 2013". Two Thousand Trees Festival. Archived from the original on 15 November 2017. Retrieved 2 September 2020.
  5. ^ "2000 Trees Music Festival". Bolt Hole Retreats. Archived from the original on 2 September 2020. Retrieved 2 September 2020.