Festival Essentials Checklist 2018
Festival camping can be a hugely enjoyable experience, if you get your equipment right! In this list we look at the festival essentials that will make camping as stress free as possible!
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Probably the most essential festival item. The right tent will help you make the most of festival camping.
Pop Up Tents
Pop Up Tents are pitched in seconds and can be packed away into an easy carry bag. Ideal for those who don't want to spend time setting up their camp.
Mountain Warehouse have a fantastic range of great value and easy pitch festival tents.
3&4 Man Tents
Perfect for small groups. For maximum comfort, choose a tent one person larger than your group.
These larger tents are perfect for those attending family festivals but are also ideal for people looking for a little extra comfort.
Sleeping bags are available in a variety of temperature ratings so you can choose a bag which suits the conditions you'll face.
Essential for keeping your feet dry in muddy festival fields, our wellies are available in a great range of colours and sizes.
Everyone knows how unpredictable the Great British weather can be so a waterproof jacket is essential for any festival. Packaway jackets can be stored in a small bag when not in use, making them the ideal festival jacket.
Roll Mat/ Air BedShop
Insulate yourself from the cold ground and improve your comfort with a roll mat or air bed.
Travel towels are compact, fast drying and highly absorbent to help you stay clean.
Bum bags allow you to keep all your valuables close and accessible whilst leaving your hands free.
Other Festival Essential Items
Travel wash will help you stay clean and fresh throughout the festival!
Even though many festivals take place in the summer, temperatures can still drop in the evening so remember to pack warm clothes!
Staying hydrated through warm days at festivals is important, so pack a reusable water bottle to help you drink water throughout the day.
Toilet roll will always run out at festivals so pack your own to ensure you're prepared!
You're going to need to carry all your festival essentials to the campsite, so grab a large backpack that will carry everything you need.
Charging points at festivals will be few and far between and very busy so take a portable charger to keep your phone ready for all those festival photos!
Finding your tent amoungst the thousands of others can be difficult. The Mountain Warehouse tent finder will light up at the touch of a button to help you find your tent in the dark.
You might not have much time for sleep at festivals, so make sure the sleep you do have is good quality with a travel pillow.
A phone will help you find your friends if you get lost so make sure it's charged!
A foldable toothbrush is an essential item!
Standing outside all day means a high risk of sunburn. Don't forget to take suncream and apply throughout the day.
There will often be long queues at festival cash machines, so remember to take cash for food & drink.
Remember to protect your head through the long summer days with a cap.
The last and most important item on this list, remember to take your tickets!
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