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Forest Live

We've had a great time at Forest Live 2014 and we hope you did too! Subscribe to our newsletter to be the first to hear who's playing next year. 

Forest Live is the Forestry Commission’s concert series taking place in seven fabulous forest venues throughout England. Announcements to our gigs in 2015 will be made from the autumn onwards.

Forest Live stage at Thetford ForestSeven fantastic forest venues 

A unique chance to see the best artists in rock, pop and indie perform outdoor concerts in stunning forest venues.

From the stage - KT Tunstall at Delamere Forest Live Music concert venueSubscribe to Forest Live

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To enter share your photos from Forest Live 2014 on Instagram using #forestlive2014. The five lucky winners will receive a pair of tickets to a 2015 Forest Live gig of their choice.

From the stage - KT Tunstall at Delamere Forest Live Music concert venueEnjoyed Forest Live 2014?

Let us know on Facebook or tweet us @FCForestLive. We'd love to hear from you! Scroll down to see what concerts goers have been saying so far.

From the stage - Jessie JWho has performed in the forest?

From Massive Attack to Jessie J and Blondie, find out who has performed in our fabulous forest venues over Forest Live’s 14 year history.

Here's what a few of you thought about this year's gigs:

“Fabulous night watching Jessie J! Awesome voice, great atmosphere, and really we'll organised. Thank you!”

“Paul Weller amaaazing! And Dalby what a beautiful place, so organised toooooo x”

“Came to see Suede, very impressed with getting on and off the site. seemed to be a very slick operation and great music to boot!!.definitely worth a visit!”

“Brought my daughter here to her first concert to see Little Mix last Friday. Friendly staff, well organised, no stress :) My daughter was completely at ease inside and had a brilliant time! And of course, the weather was fabulous... all in all a great experience - thank you!”

Get the scoop from some of the artists:

‘Best show of my life’ Ed Sheeran

‘It was truly a delight to play in the forests and also to realise what a beautiful and diverse landscape we have across the whole of the British isles’  Paloma Faith

‘The forest shows are all pretty magical and unique. I’d go back and play those shows any time’ James Morrison

‘Our run of forests was a great set of shows, thank you for looking after us so well’ Jim Kerr, Simple Minds

‘England and it’s wonderful forests will always have a special place in our hearts’  Debbie Harry, Blondie