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Wickham Festival Gallery 2019

It’s that time of year again when you can try and can spot yourself in our new Wickham Festival 2019 Gallery. As the days are getting shorter it all seems a long while ago we were enjoying the summer so we hope they’ll stir some fond memories of this year’s event. Thanks again to Guy Reece of Striking Faces fame and all our team of photographers for snapping some brilliant pictures to help us reminisce. If you see Guy next year remember to give him a Wickham “W” pose…

Happy times at Wickham Festival 1st – 4th August 2019. Thank you to everyone that attended and being such a friendly bunch … it was a fantastic weekend!

If you’re viewing the gallery on a desktop or laptop you can share an image by hovering / clicking an image and clicking on the heart in the top right hand side. In case you’re not following all our line up announcements on Facebook and Twitter here is a quick recap of artists we’ve already booked for 2020. No headliners yet but we have some exciting announcements coming soon.

In response to many requests we’re delighted to confirm that the amazing American guitarist Stanley Jordan will be returning to Wickham in 2020. He’ll be performing a special ‘Stanley plays Jim’ Hendrix set with his trio to recreate Jimi’s legendary performances at Woodstock and, 50 years on, his final show at the Isle of Wight Festival in 1970.

Stanley Jordan performing at Wickham in 2019. He’ll be back in the summer with some friends with a special Hendrix performance recreating Jimi’s legendary Woodstock performance.

We’ll be welcoming Britain’s top acoustic duo Show of Hands who’ve just released their new album ‘Battlefield Dance Floor’. Other artists include Tankus the Henge, Gaz Brookfield & The Company of Thieves, The Goat Roper Rodeo Band, Scottish songstress Eddi Reader, Flutatious, Nick Parker & The False Alarms, Mànran, Teesside trio The Young’Uns, American blues legend Lil’ Jimmy Reed, The Bar Steward Sons of Val Doonican, Hattie Hatstar, Old Blind Dogs and finally Wickham favourites Edward II to get you on your feet.

In other news once again we’re donating £5,000 from tickets, t-shirts & programme sales to the Two Saints charity who do great work helping the homeless in our local area.  They offer good quality homeless services including accommodation with support and resettlement, in Berkshire, Hampshire, Sussex, Southampton and Portsmouth.

Kiefer Sutherland supporting ‘Two Saints’ at this year’s Festival.

Don’t forget if you want to make a massive £50 saving for 2020 please visit our tickets page. The sooner you buy tickets the more you save!

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    2021 Wickham t-shirts! We'd had many people asking for one of our limited edition 2021 Festival t-shirts. If we order some more and sell them for £20 inc. p&p, would you buy one? ... See MoreSee Less

    2021 Wickham t-shirts!  Wed had many people asking for one of our limited edition 2021 Festival t-shirts.  If we order some more and sell them for £20 inc. p&p, would you buy one?Image attachment

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    Would love to buy but in conscience would normally only do if I came to the gig otherwise it feels a bit fake.... looks like a great line up and hope you guys do get to host it this year 👍

    Cassie Estell

    🤞🏻 I hope it goes ahead this year. Only missed it once before last year. Couldn’t do 2 years in a row. Looking forward to Wickham fun time shenanigans again. And buying the T-shirt

    Yay!!! The Dhol Foundation are on the t-shirt! Yes, I will buy one x

    Yes. I am also really hoping to come!

    Hopefully they’re not Chinese cotton T-shirts?

    Yes please

    Yes I’d buy one 😃

    You should do a pre-order campaign so you dont end up with sitting stock

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    Yes. One each for us.

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    I would if my name was on it. Just saying...

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    Any chance of ordering some women’s fit ones?

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    Free Prize Draw! Last Chance to Win! Everyone who buys a 2021 day or weekend ticket by midnight tonight (Sunday) is entered in our free Prize Draw with 30 great prizes: 10 x 2021 Wickham Festival t-shirts; 10 x 2021 Wickham Festival calendars; 10 x copies of our compere Ali Russell's new book 'Can't Do This On My Own - A life in minority music and other stories'. Ticket details here: www.wickhamfestival.co.uk/tickets ... See MoreSee Less

    Free Prize Draw!  Last Chance to Win!  Everyone who buys a 2021 day or weekend ticket by midnight tonight (Sunday) is entered in our free Prize Draw with 30 great prizes: 10 x 2021 Wickham Festival t-shirts; 10 x 2021 Wickham Festival calendars; 10 x copies of our compere Ali Russells new book Cant Do This On My Own - A life in minority music and other stories.  Ticket details here: www.wickhamfestival.co.uk/ticketsImage attachmentImage attachment

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    P.S. All who've already bought tickets or rolled-over 2020 tickets to 2021 will also be included in the Draw. It's our way of thanking you for your continued support.

    Looking forward to the festival so much.

    I received my t shirt which is stunning! Are you selling any yet?

    Can't wait for this year's festival. 😊😊

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