Field Day pulls out of Brockwell Park for 2019 version

The London competition won’t return to the South London location.

Brixton Buzz stories that Field Day Festival won’t return to Brockwell Park for its 2019 version. This follows complaints of disruption and over-crowding from Field Day 2018, which happened on the South London location.

“We can affirm that Field Day won’t be happening at Brockwell Park subsequent yr. 2019 will mark an evolution of Field Day with extra to be revealed quickly”, Field Day have stated in an announcement.

“Field Day’s choice to carry the competition in a extra appropriate location is the correct one, for them and for the individuals of Herne Hill,” Green Party councillor Becca Thackray stated of the choice, asserting that “an occasion of this scale and impression isn’t proper for Brockwell Park, and that earlier than making a choice to carry any main occasion in a public house there have to be a real effort to seek the advice of with the neighborhood it’s going to have an effect on.”

This isn’t the primary time a competition has determined towards Brockwell Park as a location, with Sunfall Festival not returning to the park after large overcrowding points and Lovebox pulling out of the positioning earlier this yr.

Pre-registration for Field Day 2019 is open now.

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