Secret Garden Party 2011 – in pictures

From mud-wrestling to a bouncing Blondie performance, this year's Secret Garden Party was the place to be over the weekend. Here are the pictures to prove it ...
secret garden party: a hopping race
Festivalgoers take part in a hopping race
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: ricardo the duck
Ricardo the duck does a dance during Blondie's performance
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: mud wrestling in the collosillyum
Mud-wrestling in the Collosillyum
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: a sign in the crowd
Self-expression from the madding crowd
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: Leftfield
Leftfield headline the Great stage
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: Djum Djum Sings with Leftfield
Djum Djum sings with Leftfield
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: blondie
Blondie takes their turn
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: bassnectar djs in the collosillyum
A few people dancing to Bassnectar
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: robots enjoy the party on saturday night
Robots enjoy the party
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: The lake
Festivalgoers grab a moment of tranquillity by the lake
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: fireworks
Fireworks go off as the dragonfly is set alight in the middle of the lake
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: keran ann
Keren Ann on the Where the Wild Things Are stage
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: partygoers in the arena
Glowing partygoers in the arena
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: the never ever land theatre
In the Never-Ever-Land theatre
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: performers in masks
Some masked rabbits ...
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: festivalgoers relaxing in the collosillyum
A roll in the hay
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: the nubile venutians use love to combat all
Nubile Venutians use love to combat all
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: The YES sign in the lake
The YES sign in the lake
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: smoke faries
Smoke Fairies play the Where the Wild Things Are stage
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: swimming in the lake on sunday morning
Swimming in the lake the next morning
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian
secret garden party: swimming in the river on sunday afternoon
More watery fun on a Sunday afternoon
Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardiann
Photograph: Alicia Canter/Guardian

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