United Kingdom·August 17 - 20 2023
Escape to the circus where wellbeing meets music at this holistic yoga and arts festival set in the rural Cotswolds countryside.BOOK NOW
ANNOUNCING GROOVE ARMADA AS HEADLINE FRIDAY MUSIC PERFORMANCE Soul Circus is a well being festival where music, yoga and holistic therapies meets glittery festival antics and DJ after parties. It is set to return to it's beautiful home in the Cotswold hills of Elmore, Gloucestershire in 2023. Stretch out in yoga tipis and lush countryside by day and dance under the stars by night. Masters of yoga host sunrise sessions, aerial classes, and mindfulness workshops by day. At night DJ's set the skies alight with thrilling shows and exhilarating music. Rethink festival food with a menu of locally sourced and nutritious produce in the renowned market kitchen. Then open the champagne and admire the festival's stunning surroundings from your lakeside jacuzzi. Headline acts to be confirmed for 2023. After party until 2am every night with resident and guests DJ’s. Headline sets nightly from our main stage including headline act Sunday at 7pm for sun down cocktails Weekend tickets give you access to all content including evening entertainment and Thursday night comedy festival. Arrive from 5pm Thursday through to Monday morning at 9am.
Capturing the essence of Soul Circus, these immersive DJ classes will have you twerking your down dog. An electric atmosphere of hip-hop fused yoga, with past performances from Faithless and DJ Yoda, these classes are not to be missed. in 2022 we had Mike Skinner & The Streets, Cuban Brothers, DJ Yoda, Krystal Roxx and Resident DJ Ali Rutherford PLUS many others...
Discover a sanctuary away from the madness by taking a dip in our hot tubs. Wash away the festival aches and feel cleansed, revived and recharged, ready to go for another round! Day and W/End passes available.
Our therapies will keep you in the flow, allowing space to unlock muscles, release minds and illuminate your soul. We’ll create what you need right here with you and we’ll draw on the ancient power of herbs to heal you. From beauty treatments to holistic therapies, hot tub and sauna, select your soul circus spa here. Treatments available to book soon...
With a whole area dedicated to kids your little ones will not be forgotten. Using famous children’s stories and exciting characters, yoga and movement will be bought to life. There will also be crafts, circus workshops, meditation and all kinds of other mischief to keep your mini SoulSetters amused all weekend long.
SoulCircus is reknowned for having the best Yoga and Wellness teachers in the UK. From Vinyasa to Yin, headstands to Sound Healing, we've got everything your body needs to be in tiptop shape for the party.
The Cotswold bar company will be on hand to ensure your glass is never empty with Uncle Ben’s Rum Shack, a decadent wine counter and The DJ lounge bar. Westons Wyld Wood Organic Cider is the official drinks partner for Soul Circus and will be handing out ice cold sun downers to accompany the evening tunes.
Friday night kicks off with a bang with legendary King of Jungle and Drum and Bass pioneer Goldie and his provocative bass lines. On Saturday night Mr Rare Groove, Norman Jay MBE will bring the Notting Hill Carnival vibe of good times, celebration and acceptance to the sizzling dance floor.
If you want to move your mind why not explore an Astral Projection workshop or Lucid Dreaming seminar to transport yourself to an alternate mystical dimension. Indulge in ecstatic meditations, shamanic journeying and cacao ceremonies to enliven the soul the discover your true nature.
Car Parking on all tickets
Camping pitch for a tent or campervan
Access to over 300 wellness sessions
Luxury Toilets (Main arena)
Glamping Bell Tents (Access tickets not included)
Shower Passes (Glamping included)
SUP / Paddleboards
Food & Drink
Price is per person for a camping pass including access to the campsite coffee shop (Req'd for day ticket holders only)
Nylon tent suitable for up to 2 people sharing, no furniture, beds, bedding or linen included [Bring your own].
Unlimited Use - Hot Tub & Sauna Package
For volunteers only at 50% off - to be confirmed against volunteer's name
Nylon tent suitable for up to 3 people sharing, no furniture, beds, bedding or linen included [Bring your own].
Unlimited Use - Hot Tub & Sauna Package
Pay It Forward - to show your support
Unlimited Use - Hot Tub & Sauna Package
Our Campsite & Glamping areas will be open from Thursday at 5pm through to Sunday at 10pm. You can extend your stay until Monday directly with SoulCircus HQ.
From 5pm on Thursday we will have a fully functioning cafe restaurant as well as the bar and other amenities all fully functional.
Soul Circus operates a challenge 25 policy at all bars – if you are ordering a drink please make sure you have a valid form of ID listed below:
The following forms of identification are accepted:
• A Passport (not a photocopy)
• An EU Photocard
• Driving Licence
• A Proof of Age Card bearing a PASS hologram
• A Ministry of Defence identity card
• A National identity card issued by an EU member state
All public and working enclosed spaces onsite are no smoking, including all stages other than outdoor stages. This also includes all tents and marquees onsite, bars, Front of House tent etc…
If you do smoke, please use the official smoking areas on site and do not dispose your butt on the ground as this could be a fire hazard.
All admissions are strictly through pre-bought tickets through the official Soul Circus website www.soulcircus.yoga
SoulCircus Ltd reserves the right to refuse entry to any person or remove an individual or party from the festival permitter who may be acting in any anti-social matter whatsoever. This includes all individual who is deemed intoxicated through alcohol or illegal drugs, acting in abusive manner to other guests or any member of staff or any other activities deemed inappropriate by SoulCircus and its staff. No refunds will be issued whatsoever to anyone refused entry or those removed from the festival perimeter.
16 to 17 years, admitted with “Teen” ticket, Able to attend without their parent guardian – however parent consent via an email to the festival director is required.
15 years and under, admitted free with their parent/guardian.
Over 18s admitted on an adult ticket
Due to the location of our event - no parties or loud music is to be played on the campsite. Failure to adhere to this condition will result in the attendee being requested to leave the event.
Loud music will be deemed ‘loud’ if it can be heard directly outside of the tent. This will be monitored by both the security team as well as Noise Officer.
No refunds will be issued for failure to adhere to the guidance issued by our noise management officer and/or the security team.
Your special yoga mat if you have one
A blanket for gentle yin classes in the evening
A water bottle – bring your re-usable bottle to the festival as we are trying to be 100% disposable plastic bottles free.
Sport clothes to change throughout the day if required – some classes are HOT!
Bring you 80's party sequins for the Saturday 80's workout party!
Our site address is: “Hollow Farm” Elmore, Gloucestershire. GL2 3SG
When arriving please do not head down the main track to Hollow Farm! You should see our yellow signs for the festival site entrance!
We are working on a new direct coach service with pick up locations around London.
If heading from another destination head to Gloucester from there you can get a bus or short taxi ride to “Hollow Farm” Elmore. Gloucester is also a major train station.
Direct train services are available from London Paddington/Bristol/Birmingham/Plymouth directly to Gloucester train station.
Parking - Weekend and day car parking is separate to the campsites in adjacent or nearby fields.
Car Parking is included in the price of your ticket. No sleeping, camping or fires are allowed in the car parks.
Tow-away vehicles will remove any illegally parked cars. There will be a local recovery service based onsite on Monday morning.
To assist with matters relating to child welfare, lost/missing children, Soul Circus will implement a registration process. Upon entry, any person less than 18 years of age will have their details registered and a photograph taken by the Safety Officer. Details of their parent / guardian will also be recorded and this information held securely at reception/front of house. The child will then be issued a uniquely numbered wristband corresponding to this information.
During the event, our medical team will be responsible for any child welfare issues, and have access to the information held about children on site.
To gain access to the festival site a wrist band must be obtained from the Front of House (Reception Tent). Reception staff will be briefed in the admissions policy and will be the first check for age identification. Challenge 21 posters and a Pass Recognition Poster will be on display at reception.
Refunds are not permitted for any and all purchases under any grounds including cancellations for medical reasons. You’re not entitled to a refund if you change your mind about going or realise you can’t go anymore.
In addition, you cannot exchange tickets purchased (full price or via the deposit scheme through our ticket portal via Easolworld.com) to a lower tier ticket. For example; a weekend ticket cannot be exchanged for a day ticket for either a partial refund or by not paying the balance off in full.
It is recommended your seek insurance for your purchase in case of non-attendance. Further information on your rights are available via the Citizens Advice Website.
You will receive your e-ticket in August! Your ticket provides access to the following:
- All classes and workshops (over 250 sessions across 12 venues)
- All music entertainment (over 30 hours of live music over two stages)
- A pitch to bring your own tent or campervan (no hook ups available)
- Car parking spaces are limited and are strictly on a first come first serve basis
- toilets onsite
Small extra fee
- Aerial Masterclasses (£20)
- Moroccan Feast (£69)
- food and drink
- showers (£10 weekend access)
- spa treatments
- hot tub access (£25 or £49 for the weekend)