Funky Dory Outdoor Mini Fest

Its summertime, lockdown is lifting and we’re launching our inaugural party all-dayer! Set in the beautiful “Meadow Field” in Essex with a mouth-watering DJ line up delivering 9 hours of soulful sounds with delicious food and drinks, all whilst having fun with friends and loved ones!

Saturday 22nd August, 2020


At: The Meadows Field, Ongar Road, Margaret Roding, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1QS

Soul, Classics, Boogie, Disco and Soulful House

DJ sets from:

// Sy Sez
// Ronnie Herel
// Terry Jones
// Gordon Mac
// Mike Vitti
// George Goodson
// Danny T
// DJ Coxy

The Mini Fest

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How we plan to keep everyone safe from COVID-19

  • Full outdoor festival in the Meadow Field
  • Table seating in bubbles of 6
  • Social distance dancing
  • Cashless Bar & table service
  • Temperature check on arrival
  • Sanitiser stations
  • Masks available for all our guests (at no additional charge)
  • Luxury Toilets – manned at all times
  • PPE available for all our staff

Hotels and B&B’s


Hunters Meet Hotel

Hunters Meet Hotel, Chelmsford Road, Hatfield Heath, Herts. CM22 7BQ
Tel: 01279 730549


The County Hotel

The County Hotel, Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex. CM1 2PZ
Tel: 01245 455700


Dunmow Guest House

Ruth & Robert Stretton-Downes
Dunmow Guest House,
46 Stansted Road,
Essex. CM6 1DL

01371 859138
07740 724626


The Stables at The Star Inn

The Star Inn, Market Place, Dunmow, Essex. CM6 1AX
Tel: 01371 874321



Travelodge in Chelmsford, CM2 7PU, Dunmow, CM6 1LW
Central Reservations: 0871 984 6313

Puttocks Farm B&B and Self-Catering

Puttocks Farm B&B and Self-Catering

Roger & Jane Hockley
Puttocks Farm,
Philpot End,
Essex. CM6 1JQ

Tel: 01371 872377



The Meadows Field, Ongar Road, Margaret Roding, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1QS
(Near Chelmsford, on the Essex / Hertfordshire border)

By Car:
There is free parking onsite at The Meadows Field, adjacent to the main area with a very short walk. You are more than welcome to park there for the day.

By Train:
The nearest train station is Chelmsford (40 minutes from London Liverpool Street), then take a 15-minute taxi ride to The Meadows Field.

Local Taxis:
We’ve contacted the below local taxi companies and they are aware of Funky Dory’s event at The Meadows Field. We advise booking in advance to ensure the best service.
+(44) 127 9293 502

FD map for website

The Mini Fest

Don't miss out on Funky dory's All Dayer


COVID-19 Guidelines

The health and safety of our guests is most imperative and an area we take very seriously.

This event will be hosted in line with the UK’s Government Coronavirus guidelines.

Please read above for the measures we are putting in place to keep our guests and staff as safe as possible.

Should we not be legally allowed to host this event in line with government COVID-19 guidelines then we will move purchased tickets over to the new date or offer a full refund.

Booking, ticket and accommodation enquiries

You can contact us directly with regard to any enquiries via email at or contact Rosie 07515 941 341

Minimum Age & I.D:

This is an over 18’s event only.

Please bring your I.D

We reserve the right to decline access to the party/venue unless you have valid I.D.

Can I buy tickets on the door?

Providing we have not sold out, you can purchase tickets on the door.

If you are looking to camp please arrive before 4pm to purchase tickets.

We advise to book in advance online via our ticket partners since there will be limited tickets available in line with COVID-19 guidelines.

Dress code?

Your best party outfit!

Can we bring our own alcohol in?

No, all bottles will asked to be disposed of at the door. There are bars available to purchase drinks at the event.

Are tickets refundable?

Once you have bought a ticket, unfortunately, no tickets are refundable.

Tickets will be only be refunded, should we have moved or cancel the event due to government COVID-19 guidelines.

Are my tickets transferable or valid from other third-party sources?

We accept proof of purchased tickets from all legitimate ticket outlets we work with. We currently only sell our tickets via Skiddle and Eventbrite.

How can i show proof of tickets on the door?

If you’ve bought your tickets via Skiddle or Eventbrite then you can show your ticket on the door either on your phone or printed out.

Drugs Policy

Due to licensing guidelines, we have zero tolerance policy on drugs. Anyone found taking illegal drugs or any other illegal substance will be asked to leave the event and will not receive any ticket refunds.


This event is being held in line with all respected licensing policies.

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