About Standon Calling festival 2020
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Standon Calling is a boutique music festival set in the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside. Celebrating its fifteenth year in 2020, the festival has come a long way since its birthday garden party beginnings. If you haven’t experienced Standon Calling, get ready to have a lot of fun among the friendliest festival crowd in the land.
Across four fun-filled days you’ll hear music from the acts you love and the very best in emerging talent. Savour incredible food, dance until the early hours, enjoy an abundance of family activities, lounge by the pool, luxuriate in a hot tub, relax with a massage, take in top comedy, be inspired by a talk, or learn something new at a workshop, prepare to be charmed by the annual dog show, show off your creative flair in a bid to win the coveted best fancy dress prize, and so much more.
Don’t leave your imagination at home. Each year Standon Calling tells a new story, a themed world comes to life as the festival unfolds across day and night. Past tales include Murder on the Standon Express, Gods and Monsters, Running Away from the Circus, A Town of Two Faces, The Legend of the Lost Seas, Tales of the Enchanted Valley and The Future.
Standon Calling have a history of providing some of the UK’s biggest stars a platform at the very start of their careers. Including Florence and the Machine, Friendly Fires, Mumford and Sons, Bastille, Clean Bandit, Slaves, Rag’n’Bone Man, Orbital, Faithless, and London Grammar, to name just a few.
Under 18 attendees must be accompanied by an adult aged 21+