This thriving major folk arts festival, returns to celebrate the 56th time, at a new site, the Claydon Estate, near Buckingham. The dates are confirmed as the Bank Holiday weekend of Friday 27th to Monday 30th August 2021.
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.
Acts include Bill Bailey, Steeleye Span, Kate Rusby, This Is The Kit, Gruff Rhys, Show of Hands featuring Miranda Sykes and Cormac Byrne, Grace Petrie, Talisk, London Welsh Male Voice Choir, The Magpie Arc, LAURA CORTESE & the Dance Cards, The Langan Band, Hackney Colliery Band, Tim Edey & Ross Ainslie, Ferris & Sylvester, Honey and The Bear, The Trials Of Cato, Circocentric, Jez Hellard & The Djukella Orchestra, Jackie Oates and John Spiers, Matthew Byrne, Whapweasel, Ranagri, Midnight Skyracer, and more.
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