South West Outdoor Festival

Campers and Cheddar Gorge from above

SWOF will take place next year at East Soar, South Devon, 5-7 October 2018. Keep checking back here for more information and photos from SWOF 2017 at Cheddar Gorge.

Ppan your weekend at SWOF

What's on? 

Check out the action from SWOF 2017.

Watch Crinkle Cuts perform

Who played at South West Outdoor Festival 2017?  

Acts took to the main stage across the three days of the festival, providing a sweet soundtrack for a weekend of outdoor Somerset shenanigans.

South West Outdoor Festival action and activities

Sean Conway

Guest speakers at South West Outdoor Festival 2017 

Make the most of your ticket and feel inspired at SWOF, with these intrepid speakers.

Toast marshmallow on the campfire

Free events and activities at SWOF 2017 

Whether you are joining us for the day or pitching up for the weekend, find out what's included in your ticket price


South West Outdoor Festival 2016

Check out what South West Outdoor Festival is all about and watch the film from the very first festival, which took place in beautiful Heddon Valley, Exmoor, last year.

Cotswold Outdoor Knowledge Centre at the South West Outdoor Festival

Cotswold Outdoor knowledge centre 

Product experts and athletes will be conducting a series of informative and interactive sessions, demonstrating how to get the very best out of your gear and providing top tips on how to choose the right outdoor equipment for your personal requirements.

Festival sponsors and partners

Cotswold Outdoor

Visit the Cotswold Outdoor knowledge tent and activity area for adventure advice and technical tips and to pick up anything you might need over the weekend.

Mendip Hills AONB

South West Outdoor Festival sits in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and we are working in partnership to develop the best experiences this landscape has to offer.