Miaow! Our theme for 2021 is ‘You Animal’, helping us get back in touch with the animals we are.

So whether you want to nurture your biological animal, your social animal, your spirit animal, your inner animal or your party animal, you can restore them, feed them and release them safely into the wild with us 2-4th July.

Programming going up every week, Tier 1 tickets end next Sunday.

HOW TO BE ANIMAL

We are the most inquisitive, emotional, imaginative, aggressive and baffling animals on the planet. But have we forgotten who we really are? Environmental philosopher Melanie Challenger explores the idea that we struggle psychologically with thinking of ourselves as animals and how we can save the planet by reconnecting with our animal nature.

THE ZOOLOGIST'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY

Zoologist, University of Cambridge animal communication expert and wolf specialist Dr Arik Kershenbaum talks to human voice expert Juliet Russell about the ways animals communicate and what this might mean for extra-terrestrial life. This is the story of how animal life really works, on Earth and in space.

MINI BEAST SAFARI

Join us on an adventure to find the mini beasts that live in and around ALSO Festival.

Ideal for human animals of all ages and sizes.

THE RUM SHACK

Socially distanced dancing, lashings of rum cocktails and DJs Krystal Roxx, Mera Bhai, Ferdie Ahmed and Steve Vertigo bring all ALSO's animal life flocking to this lakeside watering hole.