BILLY BRAGG AND MORE CONFIRMED FOR WYCHWOOD FESTIVAL 2017
CC Smugglers, Beans on Toast, Trudy and The Romance, Laurel, Harpers Ferry & Big Boy Bloater also set to play
Day tickets on sale from 9am today for just £47 for an adult ticket – available here
2nd – 4th June 2017
Billy Bragg takes to Wychwood Festival’s main stage Friday 2nd
Wychwood Festival has announced punk singer-songwriter Billy Bragg will be playing the main stage on Friday night. The festival which takes place 2nd – 4th June in 2017 also adds the likes of Beans on Toast, CC Smugglers, Big Boy Bloater, Trudy and the Romance, Laurel and Harpers Ferry with many more acts and performances to be announced for one of the UK’s best loved family festivals. Taking place within the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside, day tickets are now on sale from only £47 for an adult ticket, proving once again that Wychwood delivers unbeatable value for money. For tickets and further information please visit wychwoodfestival.com.
One of the most inspiring protest singers to come out of the late 70s – Billy Bragg is now confirmed to play the Wychwood main stage on the Friday night in what is set to be an extraordinary show. With big hits such as “California Stars” and “When The Roses Bloom Again” his music is massively centred on delivering change and inspiring the younger generation to get involved in activism.
Also joining the main stage will see 6-piece busker band CC Smugglers delivering the best of new roots music, joined by Gloucestershire based folk rock band Harpers Ferry. British folk singer Beans on Toast will play The Big Top alongside one man show Big Boy Bloater will be taking to the Hobgoblin Stage showcasing his phenomenal guitar skills, with many more acts and performances to be announced.
Smashing Blouse return to Wychwood with the most exciting rising talents, welcoming up and coming stars Trudy and the Romance, as well as alternative pop newcomer Laurel.
Over the past 12 years Wychwood Festival has cemented itself as one of the country’s favourite family friendly weekends. Welcoming all generations, the festival curates a packed programme year on year with timeless greats, upcoming music, literature, comedy, children’s entertainment, food and drink and more.
Wychwood continues to offer great value with day tickets released from today starting at only £47 and under 5 year olds go free with an adult. Full ticket price breakdown can be found below and as always with Wychwood Festival tickets, all tickets are inclusive, with no additional booking fees and no hidden extras to pay on site.
WYCHWOOD FESTIVAL PREVIOUS PRESS QUOTES
“Laid-back family festival in a lovely location.” Sunday Times
“Britain’s most popular family festival.” Sunday Mirror
“The best festival for families.” The Independent
“Goes the extra mile for children.” The Times
“As one the of the UK’s most diverse and exciting family weekenders, Wychwood Festival offers much more than just three days of unrivalled musical talent across four stages.” Gloucester Echo
“The Wychwood festival truly is THE festival for families where children are welcomed, and their imaginations sparked through play, art and performance.” Families Gloucestershire
“It is difficult to begin when describing the children’s area, as the sheer volume of activities on offer was just amazing.” Festival Kidz
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