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The Greatest Tent on Earth!


Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls, put your hands together please... to welcome back our wondrously fabulous venue, The Greatest Tent on Earth!

Beneath its canopy you will witness all-singing extravaganzas, tremendous theatre performances, workshops and delightful characters galore. Sat proudly at the top of the Lower Kids' Garden, The Greatest Tent on Earth! will amaze, entertain and astound you all weekend long...This venue is where you'll find great theatre shows and performances, fun and laughs for all as once again Camp Bestival brings you the best in family theatre and shows!

Yes, The Greatest Tent on Earth will be filled to the brim with incredible talent from around the country strutting their stuff on this wondrous Camp Bestival stage.

African Activities


Beard and Moustache Competition

BEAT Street Dance Workshops

Bigtopmania Kids Theatre & Circus


Bollywood / Bhangra Dance Workshop



Cardboard Castle

Delve Into The Stone Age

Dingly Dell

Dressing Up Tent

Face Painting Tent

Family Fancy Dress Competition

Fancy Dress Parade

Inflatable Church

Kids' Discos

Kung Fu Kids

Lizzie's Way


Make Your Own Stop Animation Workshop

Pig's Big Ballroom

Pimp My Trolley Competition

Pirate Sandpit

Robot Junkyard

Science Tent

Silent Yoga

Soft Play Tent (under 5s)

Swing Boats

The Big Top

The Board Game Tent

The Book Matchmaker

The Grand Indian Bazaar

The Greatest Tent on Earth!

The Kid's Catwalk

The Main Stage

The Space Shed

The World's Biggest Bouncy Castle

Wild Tree Climbing

Woodland Tribe's Big Build

Zip Wire