Wickham Festival News

December 2020 Update

With the good news on vaccines it looks much more likely that festivals and other outdoor events will be able to take place as planned next summer.  Our own plans are well-advanced. 53 of the 55 main stage artists booked for 2020 are now confirmed for 2021 and we’ve added Lindisfarne and Scottish fiddle ace Duncan Chisholm to our 2021 line-up which can be viewed here.

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Wickham Festival – COVID-19 UPDATE Monday 1st June, 2020

With the sun shining, lockdown easing, open-air markets & other venues opening, we thought you might like an update on this year’s Wickham Festival.

First & foremost, the health & safety of all our artists, audience, staff & suppliers along with our local Wickham community must come first. Our Festival can only go-ahead if it’s felt safe for it do so in 10 weeks time.

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Wickham Festival – COVID-19 UPDATE

Hello! The Prime Minister has announced the closure of all public entertainment venues for the foreseeable future. Assuming this ban is relaxed at some point before early August the Wickham Festival will be ON. Given our August dates are still 20 weeks away we hope the peak of the pandemic will be over by then and you will be able to leave your homes and enjoy yourselves again listening to the likes of Van Morrison, The Waterboys and many more.

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More artists announced for 2020

Over this weekend we’ve updated our website with another batch of artists within our Line Up section. There’s some great new additions we’re excited to welcome to Wickham Festival 2020. As ever there will be several debut performances as well as those that have entertained us before. We believe this is probably the strongest line-up in depth of any celtic / folk / roots / blues / rock festival this summer. What’s more, if you buy your tickets now we continue to be cheaper than Cambridge Folk Festival, Cornbury, Larmer Tree and Beautiful Days amongst others.

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    Our Wickham Festival Organiser Peter Chegwyn presented a £5,000 donation to our Festival charity, 'Two Saints' yesterday. 'Two Saints' care for the homeless & vulnerable all-year-round. We are delighted to support the excellent work they do. ... See MoreSee Less

    Our Wickham Festival Organiser Peter Chegwyn presented a £5,000 donation to our Festival charity, Two Saints yesterday. Two Saints care for the homeless & vulnerable all-year-round.  We are delighted to support the excellent work they do.

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    For more info. on how 'Two Saints' help the homeless, please visit their website www.twosaints.org.uk

    Wonderful to hear you could give such a generous donation.

    After such a tough couple of years that's brilliant 👏😀

    That's great, Particularly following the difficult times we had this year.

    Congratulations on a fabulous amount.

    Well done to all involved.

    Beautiful!!! Amazing Peter regards Bug Beats silent disco

    Great work Wickham Music Festival

    👏👏👏

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    That is Brilliant! 🥳

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    Awesome!! 👏🏻

    Billie Quigley

    Excellent news 🤘👍

    Nice one "H"! Very photogenic! xxx

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