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Green Man Festival - Experience a real Welsh Summer 🌞

Posted by Marie Davies on 17-Feb-2019 15:36:00

Will you be studying at Celtic English Academy over the summer this year?
Have you ever thought about going to a music festival in the UK?
Green Man Festival set in the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park near the town of Crickhowell won "Best Festival" in 2015 at the Live Music Business Awards.
It is one of the friendliest and most welcoming festivals in the UK, and it's on your doorstep!
πŸ“… When: 15-18 August 2019
🎢 What's there: Music (Alternative - Indie - Folk - Rock), Literature, Comedy, Cinema, Dance, Food & Drink
πŸŽͺ Accommodation: Camping
πŸš— Distance: 1 hour from Cardiff
Here's everything you need to know about how to have the best Green Man Festival experienceπŸ‘‡ 
1. Get a tent πŸŽͺ
Before heading to the festival, make sure you have a tent and sleeping bag! Although partying all night is recommended, you still need somewhere to sleep! There are many places in Cardiff where you can buy tents and sleeping bags including Argos and Mountain Warehouse!
2. Bring your wellies and waterproofs β˜”
A festival is not a festival without a bit of rain! Make sure to come equipped - you can get a great pair of wellies from Crickhowell Adventure Gear located very near the festival site.
3. Listen to some of the bands and musicians 🎸🎷🎹
Before going on your big adventure into the Brecon Beacons, make sure to listen to some of the Green Man line-up. Bands to look out for this year Sharon Van Etten and Steve Mason
4. Bring your friends! πŸ’β€β™€οΈπŸ™‹β€β™‚οΈ
Share this fantastic experience with friends and make some wonderful memories!
5. Buy a ticket
Click πŸ‘‡ to buy yours! Or work at the festival as a volunteer either as a litter-picker or as a steward.
6. Getting there!
To get to Green Man Festival, we can catch the train from Cardiff Central to Abergavenny Train Station. There are regular bus shuttles from outside Abergavenny station to take all the festival goers directly to the site!
Happy Green Man!


Topics: outdoor, Events, Explore Wales

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