This festival has been postponed until 2021. Organiser's statement.
This thriving major folk arts festival, returns to celebrate it's 56th year, at a new site, the Claydon Estate, near Buckingham. The dates are confirmed as the Bank Holiday weekend of Friday 28th to Monday 31st August 2020.
Towersey has developed in the last few years from a very folky event into a more eclectic festival with a fair amount of World and broader acoustic music, singer songwriters stage, poetry, street theatre etc.
Confirmed acts include Kate Rusby, Steeleye Span, Bill Bailey, Grace Petrie, Gruff Rhys, This Is The Kit, Show of Hands featuring Miranda Sykes and Cormac Byrne, Talisk, Hackney Colliery Band, The Magpie Arc, Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards, Midnight Skyracer, London Welsh Male Voice Choir, and more. There's more to come.
For the details as available please see the line-up page.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced as follows:-
adult weekend with camping: £169
adult weekend no camping: £144
youth (aged 5-17) weekend with camping: £85
youth (aged 5-17) weekend no camping: £70
children aged under 5 are free but need a ticket.
Day tickets also available.
This year's theme for the Ceilidh has not yet been confirmed.
The Claydon Estate is 20 minutes from the M1 (Milton Keynes) and the M40 (Bicester), and 10 minutes from Buckingham.
More information will be here when available.
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Kate Rusby, Steeleye Span, Show of Hands, This Is The Kit, Grace Petrie, & more