Run by Michael Eavis (of Glastonbury Festival) for 21 years, and set in the grounds of Glastonbury Abbey, it has seen many memorable performances over the years. This year the event takes place on Saturday 5th August, 7016. Gates open 6pm.
This unique event has grown in stature over the years and is already a high spot in the musical calendar of the South West. It's a real occasion, with stage screeens, beautiful water fountains, lights, candelabra, picnics, and a fireworks finale.
Brian Wilson performing 'Pet Sounds' will headline the event, with the Black Dyke Band also on the bill. Fireworks will finish the night.
Advance tickets are priced at £35 adult (£40 on the night) and £20 for an accompanied child aged 6 to 16 years. On the gate prices will be £40 for adults, and £25 for a child (6-16). Accompanied children aged five and under do not require a ticket.Note - Some card transactions will carry a surcharge. This will be no more than £3.50 per transaction.
Camping and campervans can also be accomodated on a near-by site with pre-erected tents also available.
Tickets can also be bought in person at the Abbey Shop where there is free collection or £1.50 delivery charge. Or by posting a cheque/postal order made payable to Glastonbury Festivals Ltd, to Glastonbury Extravaganza, 28 Northload Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9JJ indicating number of tickets required, postal details and delivery fee of £1.50 per order.
A free park and ride service from Clarks Village in Street operates both nights from 5pm and will shuttle people to and from the Abbey.
It has not yet been announced if there will be camping.
More information will be here when available.
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