Lunar Festival is easy to reach from all over the UK and takes place at Umberslade Farm Park B94 5AE. It’s centrally located just south of Birmingham, 5 miles from Junction 3 of the M42.
It’s important that we don’t congest the narrow sleepy lanes of Tanworth In Arden so please follow our signs to bypass the village.
Its important that we don’t congest the narrow sleepy lanes of Tanworth In Arden so please follow our signs to bypass the village.
Take Junction 3 off the M42 heading South on the A435 towards Redditch & Evesham. After 1.5 miles take the B4101 Left signed BEOLEY / HOCKLEY HEATH / TANWORTH IN ARDEN. From here please follow the Lunar Festival signs which will guide you towards Umberslade Farm Park.
The nearest train stations are Danzey (B94 5BE) or Wood End (B94 5DS) on the Stratford / Birmingham line. http://www.londonmidland.com/tickets-and-fares/ Both involve either a short taxi ride or a 1.5 mile walk to the festival.
This year, we will be running a shuttle bus between Danzey Green and the Festival from 3pm-8pm on Thursday 26th and 11am-8pm on Friday 27th. The bus will leave Danzey at quarter past the hour every hour. This will be on a first come first served basis.
These local firms can drop off or collect right next to the Festival Arena Entrance:
A2B – 0121 733 3000
Crown cars – 0121 711 1111
Maypole Cabs – 0121 474 5000
Red Kite Cycles is proud to be supporting Lunar Festival to bring greener transport to its weekend of superb live entertainment. Including secure bike parking and free maintenance advice they will be helping to reduce parking demands and celebrating our low carbon ethos. We are also looking into the feasibility of daily cycle rides round Tanworth In Arden over the festival and cycle convoys from Moseley to the festival site!
Red Kite Cycles is an independent bricks and mortar bike shop based in Shirley with nearly 20 years trading experience. They offer a fabulous range of bikes and products across the whole cycling spectrum, backed up with quality service from their passionate staff and top-end workshop.
Watch this space for more information about the services they will be offering!
By Shuttle Bus
(Kings Heath to Lunar Festival Return Service)
This year we are running a shuttle service between Kings Heath (Birmingham) and Lunar Festival. It will run from the top of Vicarage Road in Kings Heath right to the festival doorstep and vice versa for your trip home! Times and tickets will be available on the tickets page.
Please follow the Festival signs from the A435 to bring you directly to the Car Parks.
Main Parking is accessed at the bottom of Tom Hill just before the bridge. There is a £10 charge per car payable on arrival. Re-entry is OK from the Main Parking fields. Its a short 500m walk from the Main Car Park to the Festival Entrance.
We politely ask our guests to minimise trips to and from Lunar Festival to reduce the congestion in the surrounding area, to minimise the wear and tear on the parking fields and to help reduce our carbon footprint. We’ve done our best to provide everything you may need on site.
Purple Parking – we also offer limited parking spaces for cars in the Purple Parking field, accessed via the main driveway into the Farm. It’s a short 200m walk from Purple Parking to the Festival Entrance. Once parked there is no re-entry from this field. Spaces can be booked online in advance for £25 per car.
There will be wheelbarrows at the box office to help carry items to the camping fields (subject to availability / a deposit is required). For safety reasons, there is strictly no sleeping in cars in any of the Car Parks.