African Drum Village

The first and only drum festival in Scotland

* NB Children attending under the supervision of someone other than their parent/guardian (up to 16 years) - ADV require a copy of a parental consent note to indicate that the person(s) bringing each child takes full responsibility for said child, during African Drum Village.

Refund Policy

If you decide to cancel:

Before 1 May - You will be issued a full refund (less any Paypal fees applied)

1 May or later - No refund will be issued. We recommend you take out insurance to cover eventualities whereby you need to cancel your visit to this festival.

If we decide to cancel

The organisers will only cancel the event in extreme circumstances. 

Before 1 May - You will be issued a full refund (less any Paypal fees applied)

1 May or later - A partial refund may be issued, however any already committed expenditure to the venue and artistes will have to be honoured. This would effect the level of refunds. We will distribute the funds we have available from this years ticket sales, fairly and completely to those who have purchased tickets. 


We do allow you to sell your ticket to someone else as long as you inform us that you intend to do this and the name of the new ticket holder is passed to us.

View of African Drum village from the hills


Recent Blog Entries


  • "ADV 2012 was my 7th ADV and had to have been the most relaxed atmosphere yet. So many friends to catch up with but also some new friends who I hope were made to feel very welcom..."
    happy camper, crew, performer, taxi
  • "My first ADV and definately not my last. Felt practically horizontal for the whole week. Excellent vibe, lovely people, fantastic learning opportunities and inspiring performa..."
    Happy Festival Goer