Towersey Festival 2024

Towersey Lanterns-Hres

buy tickets now > Friday 23rd to Monday 26th August 2024
Claydon Estate, Middle Claydon, Buckingham , Buckinghamshire, MK18 2EY, England MAP
£214.12 adult weekend camping/ £171.72 when on universal credit
Daily capacity: 5,000
Last updated: Fri 19th Jan 2024

This thriving major folk arts festival, returns for its 60th anniversary to the Claydon Estate, near Buckingham on the Bank Holiday weekend of Friday 23rd to Monday 26th August 2024

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.


For its big 60th birthday,  Towersey has curated a lineup focussed on quality and discovery featuring:

Billy Bragg - The legendary singer-songwriter and activist who captivates audiences with his powerful lyrics and passionate performances.

The Staves - Talented indie folk sisters who spellbind with their enchanting harmonies and heartfelt lyrics.

Tide Lines - An electrifying folk-rock fusion led by frontman Billy, weaving tales of Scottish landscapes with infectious melodies.

Pokey Lafarge - A retro roots maestro, blending blues, jazz, and folk into a timeless sound. A charismatic showman bringing vintage vibes!

Oysterband - Pioneers of folk-rock brilliance, fusing tradition with modern energy. A dynamic force captivating audiences with timeless melodies.

Seth Lakeman - Folk virtuoso and storyteller extraordinaire. Captivating the festival crowd with soul-stirring melodies and evocative tales.

+ many many more!


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Tickets are priced as follows:-
adult weekend excl camping Tier 1: £214.12
adult weekend excl camping Universal Credit: £171.72
youth (aged 6-17) weekend excl camping: £118.72

Day tickets also available.

New for 2024 is their instament plan (one payment of £27 followed by 7 further instaments of £25)


Next year's theme for the Ceilidh has not yet been confirmed. Expect also a circus, yoga, big sessions, community singing, knitting, ukulele, bodhran, guitar, clay modelling, sculpture, Tai Chi and the now world famous Towersey Lantern build!

More Info

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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