Guess what? Riba Rocks has been nominated for a European Festival Award ‘Best Small Festival 2014′ – show us some love and vote now…
Adivina qué????? Riba Rocks ha sido nominado para el Premio a la Mejor Festival Pequeño de este año, por favor vote por nosotros aquí… Gracias!
Voting will end at 7pm on Monday 27th October. If you select ‘yes’ to entering the Dream Summer prize draw you will have the chance to win a pair of VIP tickets to every winning festival!
‘Often quirky, due to a personal touch and grassroots appeal, the cosiness and sense of community at these festivals is second to none for many people. This award celebrates those who stick to the mantra that small is beautiful.’
And here’s some of the lovely things you’ve been saying about Riba Rocks 2014… ‘Nature (wild and olive trees), music bands, DJ’s, beers, meals, crew, all clean, ……. and the lovely atmosphere between all people (old friends and new ones), Riba Rocks is not just perfect is just Heaven’… ‘amazing bands and Djs and most importantly such a fantastic friendly vibe’ … ‘small enough to meet so many great ,like-minded souls’ … ‘VERY picturesque’ (Riba-roja d’Ebre) … ‘thank you for a fab time!’ … ‘the site is well cared for (toilets and showers)’ … ‘the crepes were awesome’ … ‘very friendly, relaxed atmosphere’ … ‘well organised’ … ‘all volunteers were incredible’ … ‘everyone lovely and friendly and helpful and FUN’ … ‘hotel hacienda pepito was perfect and the village and villagers were just magical’ … ‘the lovely taxi guy was amazing and so helpful’ … ‘make the year pass quickly!’
ON BEHALF OF THE RIBA ROCKS CREW, WE ARE EXTREMELY GRATEFUL FOR YOUR SUPPORT.
We are looking for volunteers to come and work with us to prepare for the 3rd Riba Rocks music and arts festival. We are based in a stunning olive finca, surrounded by picturesque valley and mountain backdrop close to the River Ebro and only a few kilometers from Riba-roja d’Ebre village, Catalunya. We have absolutely no light pollution so the stars are amazing!
If you can offer us 4 hours help on the farm each day:
• Olive tree pruning
• Clearing and burning of weeds
• Building compost toilets
• Building shade structures
• Other general festival preparation
We will give you in return:
• Free accommodation
• A vegetarian dinner each evening of your stay
• Plus a free festival ticket (exact dates tbc September 2015)
If you are up for a trip to sunny Spain then please get in touch here.
Download the details in pdf format here!
La Vall is a place for cultural and creative exchange… photos showing this year’s activities include artistic residencies, farming on the olive finca, collaborative projects, language and poetry sessions, culminating in our annual music and arts festival.
(On español below…)
Estamos buscando voluntarios para venir a trabajar con nosotros para preparar la tercera Riba Rocks música y artes festival. Nuestra base está en una impresionante finca de oliva, rodeado de pintorescos valles y fondo de montañas cerca del río Ebro, a pocos kilómetros de la localidad de Riba-roja d’Ebre, Catalunya. No tenemos absolutamente ninguna contaminación lumínica por lo que las estrellas son increíbles!
Si tu puedes ofrecer 4 horas ayudan en la granja cada día:
• Olivo poda
• Limpieza y quema de malezas
• retretes de compostaje Building
• estructuras de sombra del edificio
• Otra preparación del festival en general
Le daremos a cambio:
• Alojamiento gratuito
• Una cena vegetariana cada noche de su estancia
• Y una entrada gratis para el festival (fechas exactas por confirmar 09 2015)