Boomtown Fair 2015 – 70 photos from my favourite festival – and the official video

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

As you’ve probably guessed by now, I had a ruddy wonderful time at Boomtown this year, and I hope that my photos have managed to capture some of the fun and spirit of the festival.

Here’s my final instalment of pictures, plus the official ‘after-video’…

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

By the ballroom.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Helter skelter.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Umbrella lights.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Looking downtown.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Acrobat in action.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

A flute playing techno DJ? Hell, why not!

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

In the woods.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Balloon popping antics.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Loved this sign.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

On the bandstand.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boombox stage.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Working it at the Leisure Centre.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

The only bit I didn’t like about Boomtown was his horrid Jagermeister branded corporate ‘shack’, Happily it was located in a distant corner so I never saw it again.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

A funeral takes place.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Camp site view.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Inside the Peoples’ Front Room.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

The lovely hosts.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Busy scenes at night.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

At the Mayfair Opera House.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

A petrol powered scorpion.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Downtown camping.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

The impressive sight of the Jolly Dodger stage.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

After the pillow fight.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Mayfair at dusk.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

DJing the Rave Yard.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Heads by the bass bins.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Night view.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Trying the tightrope.

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Monday morning: some people left the site in a real state. Clean up your mess you lazy bastards!

Boomtown Fair 2015 - 55 photos from around the best festival of the year

Here’s the official video (below).

Thank you Boomtown people for putting on such a great festival. See you next year!

 

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