The dates for 2018 are confirmed as from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th August.
The family-friendly Wickham Festival (formerly known as the Eastleigh Festival) offers live music and entertainment for all ages with camping in a relaxed folk festival setting, and will be held in the Hampshire village of Wickham just east of Eastleigh and just north of Fareham.
Expect four music stages and other attractions including cartoon cinema, storytelling, puppet theatre and make ‘n’ take crafts tent.
A number of acts are confirmed including the first headliners Squeeze, and Richard Thompson Trio (there's two more headliners to come), plus Kate Rusby, Show of Hands, Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings, The Undertones, and Tom Robinson and band, Dhol Foundation, Ferocious Dog, Electric Swing Circus, and more, with many more still to be announced.
For all of the acts announced so far including day splits please see the line-up page.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced at £130 for adults, £65 under-16s with children aged under 10 years able to attend for free.
Camping tickets are priced at £30 per tent or caravan.
Other attractions for festival goers include a cinema, storytelling, theatre, children's activities and entertainers (free), , healing area, campsite 'Posh Wash' showers, craft fayre, exotic foods fayre, and real ale bars.
Wickham is easily reached by road, rail, coach, bus and air. If coming by road, Wickham is just two miles north of the M27 (junction 10) near Fareham and is less than 10 miles from both the M3 and A3. Alternatively, for a scenic route, take the A32 from Alton and head south through the beautiful Meon valley.
There will be more information here when it becomes available.
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