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Gloworm Festival 2018

  • Thoresby Park, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
  • 18-19 August 2018
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A weekend of family fun

Gloworm Festival is a family festival that is designed especially with children in mind, the festival encourages families to play and have fun in a safe environment. The festival is focused around creative experiences as well as music, entertainment, workshops and theatre production.

Held on Thoresby Park in Newark, Gloworm has a jam packed lineup of children's entertainers and TV favourites including Andy Day and The Oddsocks, Dr. Ranj and the Teddy Bear Hospital, Mister Maker and Peppa Pig, as well as a number of nostalgic tribute acts to artists such as Daft Punk, Queen and Amy Winehouse.

The festival is situated in the heart of the East Midlands in Sherwood Forest, the home of Robin Hood.


  • Andy Day and The Oddsocks
  • Dr. Ranj and the Teddy Bear Hospital
  • Mister Maker
  • Timmy Mallett


  • Mister Maker
  • Peppa Pig
  • Andy Day and The Oddsocks
  • PJ Masks
  • Johnny & The Raindrops
  • A Touch of Little Mix (Tribute Act)
  • Daft Punk (Tribute Act)
  • Nathan Hadley
  • Dr. Ranj and the Teddy Bear Hospital
  • Milkshake Live with Jen and Derek plus Milkshake Monkey
  • Timmy Mallett
  • Amy Winehouse (Tribute Act)
  • Flash Queen (Tribute Act)

Thoresby Park spans over 1,000 acres of English countryside in Nottinghamshire.


Thoresby Park, Netherfield Lane, Nottinghamshire, NG22 9EP, United Kingdom


Yes, and parking is free of charge. The car park will open at 9am each day.

The campsite will open at 12pm on Friday and must be vacated by 12pm on Monday. 

The festival arena will open at 10am on Saturday and Sunday.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult over 25.