A -Z had so much craziness and mayhem last year with It’s Unknown bringing you the most bizarre of weekends, and we’re working on pairing up again for this year and with our theme being bang on for their antics it should be total carnage, watch this space!

In case you didn’t know this is what went down last year…

 

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Dome of the Unknown is your one stop tent for all things interactive, hyper and jubilant. Be sure to leave your inhibitions at the door though, as here you’ll be immersing yourself in back-to-back entertainment in which YOU may well become the star of the show!! We’ll be including more information for each area as the weekend approaches, but here’s some of the action we have planned!

The 2017 line up will be announced soon but for now, feast your eyes on what mischief we got up to in 2016 below.

GospelokeGOSPELOKE Ever wanted to sound like Tina/Stevie/Whitney on the mic? Have you always dreamt of singing on a stage, unleashing your hidden diva in front of adoring fan with a live GOSPEL choir backing you up? Well GOSPELOKE; is for you.You can expect one euphoric ceremonial sing-along with the soulful Toni Robinson and her 15 strong gospel choir backing you up all the way… It’s a ‘spiritual awakening with a pop concert feel’.
Musical_BingoMUSICAL BINGO It’s just like regular bingo, but instead of shouting out numbers we play songs! Each round takes on a different theme of song choices, these could be based on a decade, genre or a just a random quirky topic. Unique cards are handed out whilst one of the fabulously entertaining compere’s introduce the rules and the prizes.
Then it’s over to the DJ’s Rapture and Jonny Unknown as they spin a quick fire medley of tunes while players simply mark ‘em of their bingo cards accordingly. Prizes are won for one, two and three lines, and finally the Grand Prize: The Full House! Oh, and If that wasn’t enough excitement already, then you can also expect some other little twists along the way, like the ‘multi choice mystery boxes’, and the chance to gamble your grand Prize winnings on the ‘Killer Question’ What will you decide to do?

Disco_YogaDISCO YOGA Disco Yoga is inspired by the new generation of ‘mindful drinkers’; it’s aimed at those health conscious millennials who love to train hard as much as they do party hard! Come shake off your post work stress and reboot your cosmic karma with Disco Divas Sarah Hunt (Sarah Hunt Yoga & Nutrition) and DJ Darlo. Disco Yoga will reboot your booty and revive your spirits in a seamless session of flow style yoga to a dazzling disco soundtrack! Don your spandex and pile on the glitter, it’s the most glamorous and fun way to bend and stretch. Blissful, energising sequences to a glorious mix of disco favourites like Diana Ross, Chic and The Jackson Five will rejuvenate your mind, body and soul, ready for even more partying! No experience necessary, all levels welcome, this laid back session will bring love, light and laughter to all you pure pleasure seekers.

Thom_Fooles_House_PartyTHOM FOOLE’S HOUSE PARTY Expect a truly immersive and absurd character comedy experience. It take’s the anarchic chaos of alternative acts and turns it into an interactive show with music, clowning, games and general tomfoolery! Think TFI Fridays meets Live At The Apollo via Little Britain and you’ll have some idea of what it’s all about. You’ll feel giddy and totally uplifted as the usual house party suspects; Wilmot Brown (The finest actor in town, except he’s not worked since the 90’s) Dan Lees and Neil Frost AKA The Establishment (Quintessential English Gents from a bygone era) and Oh Standfast (one man & his megaphone) take you on a hysteria filled trip, fuelled by fun, games and laughter! Soundtracking the ride will be DJ Jonny Unknown and his Ghetto Blaster, other tricks and surprises will come in the shape of ‘The Tombola of Fate’, and a few impromptu games of musical statues and charades for good measure! You’re guaranteed to leave this party high on nothing but sheer face aching laughter.

Dance_of_the_DeadDANCE OF THE DEAD is the greatest funeral party you’ll ever have the pleasure of attending. Just like they do down in old Mexico, you’ll be gathered to celebrate the departed in one spectacularly wild and vibrant fiesta! Every song is from a deceased artist – as DJ’s Jonny Unknown and Rapture let loose some spine tingling remixes and rare bootlegs from the likes of MJ, Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Nirvana, Amy Winehouse, Whitney Houston, Bob Marley, 2Pac, Queen, INXS, Rick James, Buddy Holly, Joy Division, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, David Bowie and of course Prince (to mention just a few)
You’ll also find other shenanigans in the way of Day of the Dead face painting stations led by the glamorous ‘Sugar Skulls’, fiery Latino compere’s hosting party games such as: chilli eating competitions, Tequila Shots, Taco Battles and of course the piñata smash-up, as well as some cabaret performers embracing other ‘gone but not forgotten’ legends.

Sounds FamiliarSOUNDS FAMILIAR MUSIC QUIZ Eyes down and ears open for this delightfully raucous, super-fun music-fuelled quiz, featuring rounds such as ‘Round of Cheese’, ‘Office Party’ and ‘Feel the Power Ballad’, plus prizes including mugs, medals, champagne and more, and DJ AL compering and spinning the tunes. Gloriously, silly fun and best of all, you don’t need to know loads (or indeed anything, really) about music to get involved.
UV_House_PartyUV HOUSE PARTY Ultra Violet House Party is Blissfields neon take on the Holi Fest, expect painted boiler suits, glow sticks a plenty, banging tunes and neon powdered paint! This one will get messy as we rave till the small hours to dance music, 90’s Brit-pop, RnB, old school hip hop and more!!

 

 

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FESTIVAL HEADDRESS WORKSHOP Set Designer and Art Director, Jaina Minton of Polka Dot Sundays, presents a festival headdress workshop for kids and grown ups. Jaina brings her distinctive and fun paper craft style to help you create a fabulous, wearable head-piece to flaunt in the sunshine.  Expect tons of neon, pom-poms and paper feathered craftiness