Y Not Festival is for ALL ages and an epic weekend away for families. Not only is it a chance to instill really good music taste into your little ones, we have countless things going on all day for kids of all ages.

Take a look what we had in store at Y Not 2023…


The Circus

The Circus

The Circus came to Y Not, along with a cast of talented performers ready to dazzle with their brilliant bendy acrobatic skills!

You can expect:

Flaming fun from Star, Abi and Morwenna!

Jess B, talented Multi Hoop artist

Acrobatics Duo – Liam and Maya

Amazing Aerielist Elise

Loads more…

Sublime Science Show

Sublime Science Show

After ‘Mad Marc’ had been a Professional Science Communicator (maker of slime & launcher of rockets!) across the UK, Canada and Australia & been a ‘real’ teacher in a school in Nottingham… inspiration struck. As Seen on Dragons Den!

Sublime Science was born! Expect:

Magic Tricks and Spectacular Experiments

Sweet Making Science Experiment

Spectacular Science – Bubbles, Smoke & Flying things!

Gooey Slime Making

Grafitti Artists

Grafitti Artists

Grafitti sessions take place daily, with all easels, boards, spray paints and protective masks provided.

Showcasing unique styles and offering first hand tuition!




Who doesn’t love a disco?

This rave for all ages will keep the young ones dancing for hours!

Expect banging tunes from our resident superstar DJs

Storyteller's Corner

Storyteller's Corner

Storyteller’s corner features tales and readings from our captivating storytellers!

Acts include:

  • Tim Ralph – Expect tricksters, magic, spooks, delightful word-play, outrageous monsters, laughs by the barrel, and a few drops of wisdom
  • Mike Payton – There may be strange creatures, lost princes, dragons, circuses, monsters, cruelty, kindness and maybe even some happy endings – expect the unexpected, and be ready to join in the tales!
Mega Stars Club

Mega Stars Club

Mega Stars brought a HUGE range of exciting games, sports and craft activities to Y Not Festival, with their incredible team of qualified teachers and specialist sports coaches bringing hours of fun to the family area

No day is ever the same at Mega Stars, so expect exciting activities including a range of sports and Outdoor and Adventurous activities including:

Athletics, Orienteering, Invasion Games, Multi-Skills Games, and many many more!


And Much More..

And Much More..

And on top of all that…

Under 5s playzone
Bean Bags
Soft Play
Fancy Dress
Wooden Toys
Baby change area (with spare nappies and changing matts)


Family Camping

Family Camping

We appreciate that families want to rock out, but may still need a decent night’s sleep. Our Family Camping area is still heaps of fun, but a little less hectic.

Please Note:

The Family Campsite is totally separate to the General Camping and admission requires a Family wristband.