Field Day pulls out of Brockwell Park for 2019 version

The London competition is not going to return to the South London location.

Brixton Buzz experiences that Field Day Festival is not going to return to Brockwell Park for its 2019 version. This follows complaints of disruption and over-crowding from Field Day 2018, which came about on the South London location.

“We can affirm that Field Day is not going to be happening at Brockwell Park subsequent 12 months. 2019 will mark an evolution of Field Day with extra to be revealed quickly”, Field Day have mentioned in an announcement.

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

This just isn’t the primary time a competition has determined in opposition to Brockwell Park as a location, with Sunfall Festival not returning to the park after huge overcrowding points and Lovebox pulling out of the positioning earlier this 12 months.

Pre-registration for Field Day 2019 is open now.

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