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ROOTS GATHERING

Holifield Farm Project hosts Roots Gathering
15-17 September 2017

Ethos:
*We wish to create awareness surrounding issues of sustainability and politics.
*Encourage questioning, discussing, sharing ideas.
*Share skills to encourage sustainability.
*Inspire and empower people to take action.
*Bring people together & nurture positive change.

Talks, workshops & debates surrounding political, environmental and educational topics by bringing in experts from the local community. Bands, jam sessions, films, yoga & wellbeing area, traditional & sustainable crafts.  Camping, bring your own food & drink. Bring your dancing souls and be ready to have your mind expanded.

Topics we wish to cover:
Awareness and action on world crises and aid.
Local organic food production , guerilla gardens.
Holistic education, encouraging critical thinking & empowering future generations.
Alternative medicine & promoting a healthy mind.
Traditional craft and building materials.
Weekend construction project  (pizza oven or shelter).
Recycling, upcycling & waste reduction.
Glimpses of what a sustainable future could be like.

Prices:
Adults £10 per day – including parking
5-14 year olds – £5 per day

Adults £25 for the weekend – including camping & parking
Kids £15 for the weekend
Under 5’s free

What you need to know:
NO glass onsite
To encompass the ethos of the festival everyone is responsible for their own waste
Camping available on weekend tickets
Compost toilet facilities
BRING YOUR OWN FOOD- communal barbecue/cooking area
Only open minds & a joie de vivre