Family Camping Festival: 27 to 29 May

Camp out under the stars and enjoy a full weekend of entertainment and activities at Gibside.

  • Booking essential

Spend the day taking part in free wild activities, sport, den building, exploring the woodland and gardens and letting off steam in our three play areas. Relax in the evening with a bat walk, live music, and family entertainment. Younger visitors will be able to tick off some of their 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 and grown up visitors will be pleased to know the pub is open each evening.


Event ticket prices
  • All £75.00
    per pitch

The basics

Booking details
Call 01207 541820
Dogs on leads are welcome.
What to bring and wear
Please bring your own tent and camping equipment.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 May 2017 09:00 - 16:00 Available
28 May 2017 09:00 - 16:00 Available
29 May 2017 09:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Call 01207 541820

Upcoming events

Route to Relaxation

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Tucked away within Gibside estate you can discover nature and calm surroundings on the Route to Relaxation trail.

Gibside Taster Tours

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Discover snapshots of Gibside's story with a relaxed and informal short tour with one of our brilliant volunteer guides.

Orienteering Weekend

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Blow away the cobwebs and explore Gibside in a new way.

Intrigue and Strife at Gibside: Guided Tour

Sun 30 Apr 2017
Discover the rise and fall of Gibside.

Nordic Walking

Tue 02 May 2017
Get fit with the help of Body and Mind Lifestyle on a Nordic Walking class.

Tots plots

Tue 02 May 2017
If your little one just loves to be outdoors and getting their hands dirty, or perhaps needs a little time to grow the love for the mud, this could be for them.