The Festival Of Many Themes - Boomtown Fair August 08 2016

We continue our guide to the summer festivals this week with our guide to Boomtown.

Here are a few ideas to be festival fab and we'd love to hear what you're planning to wear and seeing your photos! Don't forget we are on
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Boomtown - 11th-14th August.
Themes:
1. Spanish/Mexican
2. Chinatown
3. Pirates
4. Wild West
5. Robots/Future

PHEW! What a list. Unlike other festivals, the sprawling Boomtown has FIVE different distinct areas, each with a different theme! You can join in with all of the themes or stick to one or two, the choice is yours! So, let's tackle each one individually!

Spanish/Mexican
Think flamenco dancers, matadors & bulls, senors and senoritas, sombreros, tequila, chilli peppers, ponchos, banditos, lace fans & flowers in hair, Mexican wrestlers



Chinatown
Think beautiful silk traditional dresses, Bruce Lee, dragons, lucky cats, Chinese zodiac animals. the colour red 


Pirates
Think Captain Hook, Johnny Depp, eye-patches, stripy t-shirts, bandanas, buried treasure, big beards, wenches, deck swabbers, frock coats, skull n crossbones, rum, swashbuckling


Wild West
Think saloon girls, stetsons, Clint Eastwood, ponchos, pistols, cowboys & cowgirls, Dolly Parton, gamblers



Robots/Future
Think metallics, shiny things, Barbarella, dystopian, post apocalyptic, silver, time travel, sci-fi



Are you going to Boomtown? We'd love to hear what you are planning to wear in the comments box or share your photos on our socials next week!