Bowlie 2 Weekender Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Minehead, Somerset, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

Online email:
http://www.atpfestival.com/feedback.php

Festival Description

In 1999 Belle & Sebastian curated The Bowlie Weekender, the event that became All Tomorrow’s Parties, and this December 2010 they will return to headline and curate Bowlie 2. The festival takes place at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead and features around 40 bands picked by Belle & Sebastian.

Butlins, Minehead looks out across a superb sandy beach. The site is equipped with a supermarket, newsagent, cash points and restaurants. Onsite facilities include a cinema, Splash Water World — a sub-tropical environment that has a huge wave pool, a swimming pool, 3 flumes and also a flume based raft ride — Ten-pin bowling and amusement arcade. Sports include Archery, Football, Basketball, Darts, Petanque, Fencing, Kwik Cricket, Netball, Rounders, Table Tennis, Outdoor Bowls and Crazy Golf.

Festival Dates December 10 - 12, 2010
Festival Links

http://www.atpfestival.com/

Festival Events:

Line-up 2010:
  • BELLE & SEBASTIAN
  • JULIAN COPE
  • THE VASELINES
  • FRIGHTENED RABBIT
  • FIELD MUSIC
  • HOWLIN RAIN
  • THOSE DANCING DAYS
  • TEENAGE FANCLUB
  • ISOBEL CAMPBELL WITH MARK LANEGAN
  • THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS
  • VASHTI BUNYAN
  • THE APPLES IN STEREO
  • SILVER COLUMNS
  • FOALS
  • CRYSTAL CASTLES
  • DEAN WAREHAM - Performing the music of Galaxie 500
  • MULATU ASTATKE
  • EDWYN COLLINS
  • STEVE MASON
  • DIRTY PROJECTORS
  • THE ZOMBIES
  • JENNY AND JOHNNY
  • SONS AND DAUGHTERS
  • TREMBLING BELLS
  • ABAGAIL GREY
  • ZOEY VAN GOEY
  • THE 1900S
  • 1990S
  • BEST COAST
  • THE PHENOMENAL HANDCLAP BAND
  • AMPHETAMEANIES
  • PETER PARKER
  • THEM BEATLES
  • WILD BEASTS
  • CAMERA OBSCURA
  • SAINT ETIENNE
  • THE GO! TEAM
  • LAETITIA SADIER
  • LORD SINCLAIR PRESENTS ATP POP & ROCK QUIZ BINGO

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Practical Info:

Venue:
Tickets 2010:
  • Tickets for BOWLIE 2 are priced at £165.00 per person for room only and £175.00 per person for self catering and go on sale this coming Monday March 29, 2010 at http://www.atpfestival.com
  • EARLY BIRD SPECIALS + GENERAL ON SALE
    We will also be offering a small amount of early bird tickets at a £20 per person discount (£145 per person room only and £155pp self catering). These will be available until the following Monday 5th April (unless they run out first). When these run out, we will release a batch of early bird tickets at a £10 per person discount (early bird £155 per person room only, £165 per person self catering). These will be available until the following Monday 12th April (unless they run out first). Half the allocation of early bird tickets will be available to the pre-sale.
  • Please note there is an allocation of Early Bird tickets for both the Pre-sale and the General on-sale, so if you miss the allocation on the pre-sale you may wish to wait until Monday to try with the General allocation.

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