Forest Live 2017 – Thetford Forest 29 June – 2 July
2nd March 2017
Forest Live takes place in June and July every Summer. An eclectic mix of acts perform in seven spectacular forest locations across the country.
Forest Live is an independent programme organised by the Forestry Commission to bring forests to new audiences. Income generated from ticket sales is spent on protecting, improving and expanding England’s forests and woodlands and increasing their value to people and wildlife.
Over Forest Live’s 16 year history, more than 1.5 million music fans have attended the concerts and money raised has contributed to a wide range of projects, from wildlife conservation to making improvements for visitors. With everything required for a great night out, including full catering and bar facilities, the gigs are renowned for their relaxed atmosphere.
Forest Live in this region takes place in Thetford Forest, near Brandon, Suffolk and this year’s headline acts are: Elbow with special guest Steve Mason – Thursday 29 June; Olly Murs with special guest Louisa Johnson – Friday 30 June; Rick Astley with special guest Rumer – Saturday 1 July; Clean Bandit plus guests – Sunday 2 July; For further info/tickets: www.forestry.gov.uk/music and tel 03000 680400.