PEMBROKESHIRE, UK, 17 November 2023 – Set in the picturesque countryside village of Lawrenny in Pembrokeshire, The Big Retreat Festival returns in 2024 for four days of feel-good from the 24-27 May.
Hailed as a life-changing experience by former retreaters, this truly is a festival like no other.
Co-founder of The Big Retreat, Amber Lort-Phillips said: “The Big Retreat is a celebration of positivity, curiosity, and self-care. With 300 carefully curated experiences across 10 different areas, led by hundreds of instructors and artists, this festival really does have something for everyone and has been voted one of the top wellbeing and adventure festivals in the UK.”
This year’s event features an array of musical talent, including celebrated artists like Lucy Spraggan, The Feeling, Deco, Adwaith and the Sunbirds. Adding to the feelgood atmosphere will be DJ sets from Gok Wan and ex Pussycat Doll Kimberly Wyatt, along with a nostalgic set of 80’s, 90’s and beyond from DJ Mother Pukka.
The festival also promises a feast for the mind and body, with fitness and well-being sessions led by renowned experts such as, Madeleine Shaw, Mr Motivator, Maude Hirst, Kate Rowe-Ham, Keris Louise and Ravi Dixit.
The Talk Tent will be buzzing with inspiring conversation and stories from authors, speakers, and adventurers. Among them are Dr Alex George and Simon Ong, TV personality Gail Porter, journalist and presenter Anna Whitehouse, Adventurers Fell Foodie, outdoors fix host Liv Bolton and Baroness Susan Greenfield, author of Mind Change. Plus, you can join Mel Owen and Lelia Navabi for a night of comedy.
Food enthusiasts also have a treat in store with culinary talks and demos from Gaz Oakley, Kim Joy, and Kwoklyn Wan and for those looking for adventure, there’ll be wild swimming and paddleboarding on the beautiful Cleddau estuary,
For a slower pace, festival goers can enjoy a relaxing massage in the Woodland Spa or hire out a private hot tub and simply gaze at the breath-taking views over the only coastal national park in Britain.
The festival is also family-friendly, with plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy. For accommodation, there is the option of camping, glamping, staying in a local hotel/B&B or bringing along your own campervan.
Amber added: “Tickets are selling fast with over 50% already gone, so we’re urging those interested to book quickly to make sure they don’t miss out on a life-changing experience. See you in 2024!”
Book your tickets on The Big Retreat website.