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Boomtown 2012

Discussion in 'festivals' started by little monster, Jan 18, 2012.

  1. stuff_it

    stuff_it Nerd burglar

    I'm vaguely looking into it. Reckon if it's meant to happen it will.
     
  2. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Up yer bum

    I might be coming to Boomtown as my hen do :cool:

    It was pointed out by an old friend that it'd just be rude not to

    I'm now having to save up all my dog sitting money, I feel like a teenager :D
     
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  3. sim667

    sim667 Licking windows on the 303 bus.

    OMGz! If i ever get made unemployed im gonna be a dog sitter! I want a dog, but cant because of work!
     
  4. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Up yer bum

    No other job would take as long to save for a ticket though.
     
  5. sim667

    sim667 Licking windows on the 303 bus.

    If you're worried about the price going up then you can do a deposit scheme where you pay £60 now and the rest before june i think.
     
  6. lizzieloo

    lizzieloo Up yer bum

    Yeah, I saw that, I'm gonna do just that :cool:
     
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  7. Clair De Lune

    Clair De Lune Glistening finger

    Is anyone else thinking of costume ideas?
    I love a good dress up me and am already planning my outfit :oops::D
     
  8. Crispy

    Crispy Fond of drink and industry

    I already have my glowing animal face mask things, but was considering Bender from Futurama...
     
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  9. ddraig

    ddraig dros ben llestri

    can't afford it! :(
    might have to unsubscribe now, grrr
     
  10. Crispy

    Crispy Fond of drink and industry

    With a loudspeaker in the head and an MP3 player with loads of sound clips on it...
     
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  11. sim667

    sim667 Licking windows on the 303 bus.

    My freind is making a monster suit with a camera embedded in the forhead I believe.

    I was thinking about going as a copper.

    Is there a theme?
     
  12. Clair De Lune

    Clair De Lune Glistening finger

    THIS I would love to see. In the daytime before I have messed with my perception too much :D
     
  13. Crispy

    Crispy Fond of drink and industry

    Don't get your hopes up. I have many more wild ideas than I do completed projects :D
     
  14. Clair De Lune

    Clair De Lune Glistening finger

    I did a quick Leela and Fry on my kids at Nozstock :)

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  15. fractionMan

    fractionMan Custom Title

    I borrowed a zombie unicorn head at nozstock.

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    My horn was a little limp though :(
     
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  16. Clair De Lune

    Clair De Lune Glistening finger

    Love it :D and a lot less scary than your hippy hat and tye dye ;)
     
  17. paolo

    paolo Member You're a Womble

    Just uploaded my video for the crew. Not my best work, but we had fun last year. Maybe in my case, too much fun. Arcadia with the Spider is going to be out. Of. This. World.

    Small scale pissing around:

     
  18. The Mayor

    The Mayor Town Info Point!!

    Thanks for the video Paul - what was the name of the song you used?
     
  19. Crispy

    Crispy Fond of drink and industry

    The official fancy dress theme has just be revealed to be "outer space". I can't back out of this now :D
     
  20. sleaterkinney

    sleaterkinney Well-Known Member

    Got a ticket for this.:cool:
     
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  21. poptyping

    poptyping Skeletor affirmations, that is all.

    The sun is shining why cant it be boomtown nooow!
     
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  22. ddraig

    ddraig dros ben llestri

    :eek: coming now! just got the pay a bit now and settle up later ticket :cool:
    bring it on :)
     
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  23. paolo

    paolo Member You're a Womble

    Last year I saw a guy in tracky bottoms, hoody top, with a flat telly box. Topical win. :D
     
  24. paolo

    paolo Member You're a Womble

    Rebel MC & Tenor Fly - Born Again (Serial Killaz Remix)

    The above track was one first suggested by Arcadia. However I tried using Modestep's 'Sunlight', the choice got nods of approval but had to be abandoned because of rights issues, so it was back to plan A.
     
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  25. The Mayor

    The Mayor Town Info Point!!

    Latest Update from the Town Mayor!!

    - Soooo over 70% of tickets sold by April 1st - that is up 3 times on last year and is clear that everyone has invited all of their lovely friends to join in the fun this year.

    - Loads more mutated vehicles currently being built in the boomtown warehouse, moving churches, jail houses the lot !!

    - Outer space had been announced for the 2012 fancy dress theme - more here http://www.boomtownfair.co.uk/page/boom ... s-carnival

    - 15 more crazy venues confirmed in various streets around town - hunt deep into the depths of Oldtown, May-fair Avenue and Downtown and discover a whole array of new secret shenanigans.

    - Arcadia are flat out devising their biggest show to date to include huge mushroom bombs, whirlwind fire shows and suspended artists

    - Awesome new reggae stage in the woods - line up announced - http://www.boomtownfair.co.uk/page/the-hidden-woods

    - The town committee have been given the go ahead to expand the city into a huge lush new area which will be used for more camping, access to the town will be a very short walk along a beautiful wooded walkway

    - The ever growing craft and healing field has expanded massively again this year with applications now closed, new additions including saunas, hot tubs, psy trance and chill out areas

    - New street parties - the mammoth task of building these huge street sets has commenced, our set build team are hard at work in the boomtown warehouse developing and reconstructing downtown as we speak to include a whole area this year! more info coming soon

    - The ultimate secret headline act is locked in for Sunday night - all to be revealed in July

    Ladies and Gents, Boom Town is rapidly turning into Boom City and our 2012 fair is set to be on a whole new level of Madness!!! feel free to hit me up with any questions
     
  26. poptyping

    poptyping Skeletor affirmations, that is all.

    Love this ^

    Esp mutated vehicles and reggae in the woods!!
     
  27. ddraig

    ddraig dros ben llestri

    lookin good, getting excited! :cool:
     
  28. sim667

    sim667 Licking windows on the 303 bus.

    I wonder if he was at shambala too :hmm:
     
  29. Tort

    Tort Well-Known Member

    I'm in! :D
     
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  30. paolo

    paolo Member You're a Womble

    The piccies I've seen of Arcadia's new toy look awesome. :cool:
     

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