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.
This four-day event happens from Thursday 6th to Sunday 9th August 2015. Expect three music stages plus an open stage and other attractions including street theatre, a solar-powered cinema tent, circus tent, digital funfair, storytelling tent, crafts fayre and Real Ale Festival.
Seth Lakeman, Eliza Carthy Big Band, 10cc, The Proclaimers, Moulettes, Kathryn Tickell & The Side, Show of Hands, Edward II, Martin Carthy, Huw Williams & Maartin Allcock, Wilko Johnson, Andy Fairweather-Low, Tom Robinson, De Temps Antan, The Spooky Men's Chorale, Askew Sisters, Caravan of Thieves, Bemis, Billy Bragg, plus The South, Lisbee Stainton, Charlie Cunningham, The Gren Bartley Band, Luka Bloom, Tankus the Henge, The Hut People, Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston, Les Barker, Roy Bailey, and Doghouse Boat Boys.
For the latest line-up details see the festival line-up page.
Early bird weekend season tickets are priced at £150 for adults, £75 under-16 with under-10s able to attend for free. Day tickets are also available. Camping tickets are priced at £27.50 per tent or caravan.
Other attractions for festival goers include The Groovy Movie Solar-Powered Cinema, storytelling, theatre, children's entertainers, unsigned bands stage, Punch & Judy, dance displays, 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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