TUESDAY 25th AUGUST : VALENCIA
WEDNESDAY 26th AUGUST: VALENCIA
THURSDAY 27th AUGUST : VALENCIA -BARCELONA
FRIDAY 28th AUGUST: BARCELONA
SATURDAY 29TH AUGUST: BARCELONA
SUNDAY 30TH AUGUST: BARCELONA-SAN SEBASTIAN
MONDAY 31ST AUGUST: SAN SEBASTIAN
TUESDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER: SAN SEBASTIAN
WEDNESDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER: SAN SEB–MOLIETS
THURSDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER: MOLIETS
FRIDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER: PARIS
SATURDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER: PARIS
SUNDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER: PARIS – AMSTERDAM
MONDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER: AMSTERDAM
TUESDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER: AMSTERDAM
WEDNESDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER: AMSTERDAM-BERLIN
THURSDAY 10TH SEPTEMBER: BERLIN
FRIDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER: BERLIN
SATURDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER: BERLIN-PRAGUE
SUNDAY 13TH SEPTEMBER: PRAGUE
MONDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER: PRAGUE
TUESDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER: PRAGUE-BUDAPEST
WEDNESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER: BUDAPEST
THURSDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER: BUDAPEST
FRIDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER: BUDAPEST-MUNICH
SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER: MUNICH
SUNDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER: MUNICH
Valencia: Rolling in on the 26th of August and rolling out on the 28th of August.
Kick off the madness by becoming part of the world’s biggest spaghetti bolognaise!
Tuesday 25th August:
Arrive at the campsite some time during the day. We’ll check you in, check you out, give you a few beers then leave you to stumble around the campsite drunk until you find someone to make out with. Good luck.
Then later that night we head to a wee small town for the Water and Wine fight. You can watch a fake bull fight first then adventure into the streets to get soaked. Stoked.
Wednesday 26th August:
Bright and early wake up call with a cooked breakfast and a Bloody Mary before you stock up on sangria and load up the buses to La Tomatina!
You throw tomatoes, we throw tomatoes, everyone throws tomatoes, then back to camp we go. Then we have an afternoon to hit the beach over the road and recover from the tomato stench before hitting Loco Club in the city for the first Rolling Circus gig.
Barcelona: Rolling in on the 27th of August and rolling out on the 30th of August
Welcome to the city that never sleeps but sometimes passes out…
Thursday 27th August:
After a sleep in in Valencia we hit the road to Barcelona arriving late arvo just in time for some tapas for dinner.
That night go hard or home at the best pool party club in Barcelona , L’Atlantida. (Optional extra: 20€ entrance fee to the club with a free drink).
Friday 28th August:
Start the day with a free walking tour in the gothic area and get lost in all the nooks and crannies that are Barcelona. Hit up the vintage shops and get yourself a party shirt for tonights Stoke Afloat – our very own barbecue boat party! Optional extra 40€ - includes dinner and drinks!
And if the open seas ain’t your bag soak up some culture at a flamenco show (optional extra 14€ with a free drink). And them jump on the free club entry on the beach.
Saturday 29th August:
Kick the day off with our optional bike tour with Good Barcelona (optional extra 22€). They will share all sorts of Barcelonian wisdom and perhaps a beer or ten with you. Then you have free time to chill at the beach, or just wander and soak up the beauty and madness that is Barcelona. And for those still chasing down Gaudi sites, Park Guell has a great view of the city!
Las night has the Rolling Circus Party and again free club entry so you can dance your way out of Barcelona in Style.
San Sebastián: Rolling in on the 30th of August and rolling out on the 2nd of September
Eat, surf, drink, sleep and then do it all over again in Stoke’s slice of surf paradise...
Sunday 30th August:
Early start for a long drive, sleep your way to San Seb, settle your hostel and then prepare for a tastebud explosion with the best pinxos you have ever seen. Ox cheek at Bordiberris and a Jimmy at Pinudis. What could be better?
Monday 31st August:
Kick off the day with a free walking tour and enjoy a day of exploration! Enjoy some free time then meet back up for a climb up Monte Urgull for a picnic at sunset and some cheeky selfies with Jesus.
Tuesday 1st September:
Time to meet our studly surf instructors who’ll get you on your feet in no time (and on your backs too if you’re that way inclined) with your included surf lessons for the morning.
Keep up your surf skills for the afternoon or why not head to a local vineyard to sample the finest brews that Basque country has to offer (optional extra 12€).
And then we party the night away at People on the beach for our end of Spanish summer party!
Moliets: Rolling in on the 2nd of September and rolling out on the 4th of September.
See if you can keep up with the big kids at France’s elite surf beach…
Wednesday 2nd September:
Across the border in to France we go arriving just in time for lunch! We’ll pair up into tents (everyone has to PITCH IN. Ha ha. Get it?) and then head to the beach to chill. Or hang out in the hammocks, or play yaself some bocce and prepare yourself for the night ahead!
At nightfall get stuck into the free flowing punch, enjoy a freebie dinner and head off for gig night.
Thursday 3rd September:
All sorts of action hit the surf and show off the skills you learnt in San Seb because your basically a pro now right? Hire a scooter, head to the adrenaline park or grab a free bike and head for a ride. Then crack a few beers, chill out and have dinner on us!
Paris: Rolling in on the 4th of September, rolling out on the 6th of September.
Tearing it up in the city of love and lights...
Friday 4th September:
Off for the big city life and we arrive in time to get settled before heading for dinner in the Latin Quarter (not included) and explore Paris by night. Kiss under the Eiffel Tower perhaps?
Saturday 5th September:
Bright and early start to cram all the goodness that is Paris kicking off with your walking tour at 10am. Then spend the rest of the day exploring. Creep yourself out exploring Paris’ abandoned catacombs and railways (optional - not for pussies), head to Père Lachaise Cemetery - the final resting place of a crazy amount of the world’s best ever people but most notably Jim Morrison, or hit up the Saint Ouen Flea Market which hosts 15 different markets all full of delightful crap that you definitely don’t need but should most definitely buy anyway.
And then it’s the Rolling Circus Party - yup its gig night again!
Sunday 6th September:
Big day ahead we hit the road early with a stop off for a few hours to explore BRUGES - Colin Farrell, clocktowers, beers and chocolate. Done. Then we continue on to:
Amsterdam: Rolling in on the 6th of September, rolling out on the 9th of September.
Prepare yourself for some serious Amsterdamage…
Sunday 6th September:
What else would we do tonight, lets get comfy and find ourselves a weed cafe and settle in for an evening of new highs and no lows
Monday 7th September:
The walking tour starts off our morning and then the rest of the day is free time, so run free little kiddies and do whatever your heart desires. Anne Frank, hire a bike, check out the condomerie and meet back up for the Ultimate Pub Crawl in the evening (optional extra - ends in a club after 5 bars with free shots…assuming you make it that far)
Tuesday 8th September:
Another day of free time and for those of you who aren’t still caught in the weed café vortex of day one lets head out, hire a boat, play in the canal and admire Amsterdam’s good looks from the water. And for our last night we head to a Jazz club for party night. Circus style.
Berlin: Rolling in on the 9th of September, rolling out on the 12th of September
A magical land of beer, sex shows and clubs you scumbags have 0% chance of getting into...
Wednesday 9th September:
Arriving just in time for some beer and wieners. Its off to Hofbräuhaus we go!
Thursday 10th September:
A guided graffiti tour and workshop (optional extra 15€) is the perfect way to see alternative Berlin. And if your not up for the whole tour then we are off to check out the Eastside gallery and Cool Runnings bar for a beverage afterwards.
For the afternoon the Badeschiff is a cool swimming pool which floats on a river and the only place to be before hitting the club scene.
Friday 11th September:
Time to take in the history sites with your walking tour and the not so history sites with spooky weird abandoned things: we’ll be exploring Berlin’s abandoned theme park, Olympic village and ghost stations.. Because who doesn’t love spooky weird abandoned things?
Or as an optional extra and not for the easily emotional take a tour of nearby Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp (15€).
And we roll out of town tomorrow after our party tonight!
Prague: Rolling in on the 12th September, rolling out on the 15th of September
Put Jagerbombs with goulash and shit’s bound to get weird...
Saturday 12th September:
Mid afternoon arrival means we have time to explore the old town and end ourselves at the beer museum to taste text 20 different beers from lager to blueberry (included). And since its Saturday night at all the club scene is epic and underground and nearly Berlin, but not.
Sunday 13th September:
A day of sightseeing and wandering to wherever takes your fancy or head off to Aquapalace - the biggest waterpark in Europe! Then tonight we’ll jump on the party bus and go make our mark on the John Lennon wall before joining this evenings pub crawl (optional)
Monday 14th September:
Head oout of town today and check out the bone chapel or if that is too spooky for you explore Prague’s spooky abandoned Jewish cemetery. And then we are off to check out Riegrovy Sady - a beautiful park and beer garden – before the circus party kicks off tonight.
Budapest: Rolling in on the 15th of September and rolling out on the 18th of September...
Home to the craziest party hostels in all of Europe...
Tuesday 15th September:
We arrive into Retox, put on our costumes (circus themed of course) and join the 4 hostels in a massive dress-up party at the stock-exchange bar for beer pong, karaoke and buckets of drinks.
Wednesday 16th September:
Why not go caving? This optional extra is epic and not to be missed (approx. 20€) and afterwards check out the city’s famous Hero Square baths and soak away your hangover or rest your muscles after squeezing though the caves. Then the Rolling Circus gig kicks off at Retox itself before the Ruins Pubs pub crawl.
Thursday 17th September:
Time for a well earned sleep in followed by your walking tour of all things Budapest with the Alice in Wonderland themed teahouse and Michael Jackson Memorial Tree amongst the sights. Then tonight we jump on the biggest boat party, which includes free champagne! Winning.
Munich: Rolling in on the 18th of September
The madness comes to an end at Stoke’s festival within a festival….
Friday 18th September:
OKTOBERFEST! Well the night before so we head to camp and kick off with The Church’s Oktoberfest Opening Party! Prepare yourself for strippers, games and random weirdos walking around making people do beer-bongs. Lots and lots of beer-bongs.
Saturday 19th September:
Early early early we rise to head to the beer halls. Spend the day with steins, pretzels, oompah bands and the best company in the world at the Oktoberfest Opening Ceremonies. Then stumble back to camp once the halls close and party up a storm at Stoke’s festival within a festival
Sunday 20th September:
Some of you circus freaks will be leaving us today :( but if you’re sticking around and sick of beer (really) why not explore Munich on a free walking tour, or take a bus to the magical Disney castle in the nearby countryside?