Bringing together many forms of music, arts, and dance from countries and cultures around the world, on six separate music stages and many workshop areas, WOMAD returns to the picturesque site at Charlton Park, near Malmesbury in Wiltshire from Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th July 2024.
WOMAD stands for World of Music, Arts and Dance. However, it goes beyond that, offering various workshops, culinary experiences, poetry, science, and a raft of cultural experiences and enlightenment or just can't experience anywhere else.
To be announced
For the full line-up, please see the line-up page.
Early Bird Ticket Prices (on sale Thursday 30 Non from midday)
Early Bird Adult 4-day - £240
Early Bird Adult 3-day - £200
Early Bird Spa Weekend - £175
Teenager - £1400
Child - Free!
WOMAD offers festie fodder from around the globe and a Real Ale Bar, a Cider Bar, and the 'Taste the World' tent where some of the artists will show off their cooking, and usually stage an impromptu gig.
Music Workshops for adults, will include participatory sessions with WOMAD artists. Festival goers will be able to immerse themselves in the stories behind the music, learn the origins of rare and unusual instruments, and more.
The festival is aimed at the whole family, and allows all children aged 13 years and under, in for free. 'The World of Children' will have the usual comprehensive programme of workshops, entertainment and activities, open from 9am-7pm with almost all activities free. They are held throughout the weekend culminating in the Children's Parade which starts from the Children's area traditionally at 6pm on the Sunday and winds its way through the main arena.
Live In Vehicle Tickets:
There are now two Live In Vehicle ticket types available.
Live In Vehicle tickets allows entry to ONE sleep-in vehicle and does not include electrical hook up.
Electrical Hookup Live In Vehicle tickets allows entry to ONE sleep-in vehicle, and includes electrical hookup. Please note if you would like power, you will need to purchase this ticket.
Please note barbecues or fires are not permitted in any of the campsites.
Traders and bars at WOMAD 2024 will be accepting cards as the main method payment. However, we there are ATMs on site, and we recommend bringing some cash with you on to site in case you need it.
No animals are allowed on site with the only exception of registered assistance dogs.
One of the most diverse festivals around reels in another year of cultural and musical discovery
line-ups & rumours