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  • Tickets on sale for 70th Anniversary The Bath Festival

    The full programme of events for The Bath Festival is now on sale. Bath’s flagship multi-arts festival will take place from 11 to 27 May and will offer more than 180 events over an extended period of 17 days, bringing some of the world’s leading writers, musicians and cultural figures into the iconic buildings and onto the […]

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  • AMANDA PALMER ANNOUNCED FOR OPENING NIGHT OF THE BATH FESTIVAL

    Singer-songwriter and  New York Times  bestselling author Amanda Palmer comes to Bath for a performance on Friday 11 May. Performing everything from solo and Dresden Dolls’ favourites to unreleased new material on a grand piano and humble ukulele, audiences can expect surprises as Palmer brings her “An Evening With Amanda Palmer” performance to the Forum. Presale tickets go on sale on Wednesday 14 February to Palmer’s Patreon subscribers and public ticket […]

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  • INTERNATIONAL MUSIC & LITERARY STARS ANNOUNCED FOR THE BATH FESTIVAL 2018

    The Bath Festival 11th-27th May is pleased to announce three more exciting events for the city in the 17-day programme – Mary Chapin Carpenter, Ruby Tandoh and A Concert for the People of Bath supported by the Roper Family Trust. In the Roper Memorial concert the Bath Philharmonia are joined by rising classical music stars […]

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  • Second wave of acts announced for The Bath Festival finale weekend on the Rec

    We’re excited to announce seven new acts for The Bath Festival finale weekend on the Rec – Imelda May, Midge Ure, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Seth Lakeman, and up and coming indie artists Freya Ridings, Jade Bird and Rhys Lewis.  They join headliners Tears for Fears and Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters for a stellar […]

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  • Fourteen new literature events on sale now for The Bath Festival

    Tickets are now on sale for fourteen additional literature events in The Bath Festival programme.  The festival takes place from 11th to 27th May. The Bath Festival has been extended from 10 to 17 days, celebrating the city with music and literature at its heart, engaging with the wider community and bringing the streets of Bath to […]

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  • Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters to headline the second day of The Bath Festival Finale Weekend

    Almost 50 years after Led Zeppelin performed at Bath Blues Festival (1969) on Bath Recreation Ground, their former lead singer and lyricist and one of the greatest voices in rock and roll, Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters return to the city for the 70th anniversary finale weekend of The Bath Festival. In the […]

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  • Tears For Fears and Alison Moyet will perform on Bath Rec as part of The Bath Festival finale weekend

    Tears For Fears will make a triumphant return to Bath to headline on Saturday 26th May as part of the special finale weekend of the 70th Anniversary of The Bath Festival. We’re pleased to announce that one of the most influential bands to emerge from the UK, Tears For Fears, who have sold an astronomical […]

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  • Seventeen early release events announced for The Bath Festival

    We are pleased to announce seventeen early release events for The Bath Festivals, which takes place from 11 to 27 May in 2018. Highlights from our literature programme include: Rose Tremain; Adam Kay; Maggie O’Farrell; Roddy Doyle and John Julius Norwich. Highlights from our music programme include: Ben Folds & A Piano (on sale now), Royal […]

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  • Announcing New Dates and First Events for The Bath Festival 2018

    THE BATH FESTIVAL DATES : 11-27 MAY 2018 Next year marks an exciting moment for Bath Festivals – our 70th anniversary. To commemorate this important milestone, we have created an incredible programme of events that builds on our rich heritage and cements the festival as a highlight in the Bath calendar for residents and visitors […]

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  • 2017 BATH CHILDREN’S LITERATURE FESTIVAL – BOOKING NOW OPEN

    Europe’s largest dedicated children’s literature festival is back for its 11th year from Friday 29 September to Sunday 8 October. Book online HERE or via Bath Box Office 01225 463362 10 DAYS, 120 EVENTS FEATURING THE BEST CHILDREN’S AND TEEN AUTHORS, INCREDIBLE ILLUSTRATORS, FAVOURITE CHARACTERS AND LITERARY MASTERCLASSES. The 2017 Bath Children’s Literature Festival announces […]

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