14th Annual Wychwood Festival 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018 – Sunday, June 3, 2018
Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

14th Annual Wychwood Festival 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018 – Sunday, June 3, 2018
Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

What you need to know

The Wychwood Festival 2018 1st – 3rd of June at Cheltenham Racecourse

The 14th Annual Wychwood Festival takes place 1st-3nd June at Cheltenham Racecourse. This years’ bumper lineup includes The Gypsy Kings, Shed Seven, Feeder, The Beat, Baxter Dury, The Go! Team, The Real Thing, Skerryvore, Nina Nesbitt, Pip Blom, Toyah, Dr & The Medics, The Correspondents, Edwin Starr Band, Thrill Collins, Kasai Masai, Dick & Dom and many more besides!

Nominated Best Family Festival the UK Festival Awards 13 years in a row, there is so much for all ages to enjoy and take part in at Wychwood. Over the weekend, you can expect to be entertained with more than 100 acts across indie, world and folk genres, and across 4 stages- our Main Stage Arena, our  Big Top, the BBC Introducing Stage and the Wychwood FM Stage in Association with The University of Gloucestershire.

Add to that comedy, over 100 workshops and activities for all ages The Headphone Disco until the early hours, our very own Children’s Literature Festival, Great Food and Wychwood Ales, Healing Gardens, Artists and Sculpturer’s Quarter plus idyllic camping beneath the Prestbury Hills- your perfect summer-opening festival!

“You can go to festivals all over the world, but none will be quite as homely as Wychwood”, The Independent.

"This has been one life affirming, fun packed festival. A rather wonderful thing indeed", BBC.

Concession Tickets:

Concession rate is available for Students, ES40, 16-17 year olds, and the over 60s, plus those with Disabilities booking Day Tickets only. You must be able to prove your status on site. Please bring with you a photocopy or original document providing your age, student, ES40 or disability status.  Working Family Tax credit documents do not give ES40 status or make you eligible for a concession. If you think the age of your child may be questioned, please bring proof of age with them.

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Disabled access and family facilities:

 The site is reasonably flat and compact so easy to get around for those with mobility problems and those with small children. There is parking close to the box office for day visitors and weekenders can drive on to the campsite to unload. The campsite is a 100 metre walk away from the festival village over a temporary walkway. There are wheelchair/easy access toilets on both the campsite and the festival village.

Camping Tickets

Please note, should you wish to camp then you also need to purchase a camping supplement ticket alongside your festival ticket.





Cheltenham Racecourse
Racecourse Way, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH United Kingdom

Wychwood Festival is easy to get to by car and by a variety of public transport options. Full information can be found on our website: http://wychwoodfestival.com/information/how-to-get-here