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Forest Live Concert Weekend Information

Aerial view of Cannock Chase concert site Whether you are visiting the forest or coming to the Forest Live concerts find out all the latest information for your visit.

Due to Forestry Commission Live Music Concerts - Birches Valley Car Park will be closed early to the General Public on Friday 29th June, Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July 2018. 

Friday 29th June 2018 – Closed at 3pm
Saturday 30th June 2018 – Closed at 3pm
Sunday 1st July 2018 – Closed at 3pm

The Concert Carpark will open at 5pm for Concert Ticket Holders only. Concerts Ticket Holders arriving before 3pm will be able to park in the normal visitor car park during the daytime but must return to their vehicle and move them to the Concert Carpark when they open at 5pm. Normal daytime parking charges will apply.

Follow the Dog and the Monkey trail will both be open as normal during this period. If you intend to be on the trail after 3pm on Friday 29th June, Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July alternative car parking will be available at Tackeroo.

From Monday 18th June to Wednesday 4th July a large number of heavy vehicles will be using Birches Valley for concert site setup and take down so please take extra care during this time. During this time the Ladyhill and Gruffalo Orienteering courses will be closed.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Concert information

For times, what you can bring and other important information please see our Forest Live webpage.


All tickets for this years concerts are SOLD OUT. There will be NO tickets available on the day.

Last updated: 7th May 2018

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