We’ll be opening our campsites from 5pm to 9pm on Wednesday 2nd August and, for early arrivals, we’ve organised an extra free concert at Wickham Community Centre on Wednesday evening featuring TradArr and Les Barker plus support.
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We’ve just updated our site with even more artists to join an already incredible line up for Wickham Festival 2017. We’re delighted to announce that KT Tunstall is our latest confirmed headliner. She’ll be appearing on Thursday 3rd August along with 10cc, Boo Hewerdine and Andy Fairweather-Low amongst others. She’s at the top of her game having released KIN, her fifth studio album, at the end of 2016. She’ll be sure to perform brand new tracks from this successful album alongside some old favourites…
Tomorrow will be your last chance to save £40 on every adult season ticket to next year’s Wickham Festival. We’re assembling an incredible line up for 2017. They’ll be many welcome returns for the likes of The Levellers, 10cc, Seth Lakeman, Eliza Carthy, Show of Hands, and Oysterband …
We’re pleased to announce another batch of artists for 2017. There’s a real mix of talents with some returning acts as well as artists making their Wickham Festival debut. From poetry to Punjab inspired percussion and then onto “cowpunk” … as always they’ll be something different we guarantee you won’t have seen before!
We really appreciate all the blogs people post of their visit to Wickham Festival on our Facebook Page. England doesn’t get more picturesque than Wickham, forget the Lake District … we’ve got all the countryside you’d want right here! A particular thanks to Smudger, with his passion for nature and ecology. You can read his visit to Wickham Festival 2016 here.
We’ve just posted our 2017 line up with many more announcements to come. August might seem a long way off but there’s no rest for the wicked. For the very latest in our 2017 line up news please head on over to our Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram pages. The Levellers, Seth Lakeman and Show of Hands are certain to please the Wickham faithful. In the coming weeks we’ll be updating our site with all the info we can … not least artist profiles including social feeds and videos. We’ve got a busy time ahead!
It’s been a busy week at Wickham Festival HQ. It’s not long until we start announcing artists for 2017. In preparation we’ve moved our line up from last year into our yesteryear section. To view everything from last year, view our 2016 Line Up page. From there you can see the full 2016 line up, link to artist profile pages, read festival reviews in the media, listen to interviews, view gallery images and watch videos. Everything from 2016 in one place!
With December fast approaching and the freezing weather outside, it’s time to reminisce about the fantastic festival we had this summer. We’ve just updated our gallery area with over 200 photos from Wickham Festival 2016. Click here to remember what music in the sunshine looks like. What better way is there to cure the winter blues?
It was the perfect end to a perfect weekend as the best ever Wickham Festival came to a fantastic finale.
With record crowds, glorious weather and a bill of top artists, organisers were quick to hail the four-day fiesta as their best yet.
It proved so successful that hundreds of fans have already booked for next year’s event (Aug 3-6) taking advantage of a £60 discount on a weekend ticket. Continue reading “Fantastic finale for Wickham Festival”