Tickets 2018

 Tier 3 Tickets On Sale Now

Click the button below to buy online, or see further down the page for the postal application process, which does not include a booking fee.

Advance Ticket Prices

Early Bird (Sold Out)

Tier 1 (Sold Out)

Tier 2 (Sold Out)

Tier 3

Weekend Extra (Thu-Sun) £105 £110 £125 £135
Weekend (Fri-Sun) £90 £95 £110 £120
Camping £20 £20 £20 £20
Caravan/Motorhome £5 £5 £5 £5
Day/Evening Tickets
Thursday £20 £22 £25
Friday £30 £32 £35
Saturday or Sunday £40 £42 £45
Friday evening £25 £26 £27
Saturday evening £25 £27 £28
Sunday evening £25 £26 £27

If you are  looking for our usual Teaser Tickets with restricted access  to give you a taste of the festival, please click here

Tickets are also available on the gate click here for prices

To see which artist plays when click here

Please see terms and conditions here.


*Please note that camping is strictly for those with camping tickets and a valid Weekend or Weekend Extra ticket. Camping is reserved for Weekend/Weekend Extra ticket holders because space is limited, and so please only purchase a camping ticket if you have one of these ticket types or it will not be valid. Further information on camping/caravans/motorhomes is available here.

YOUTHS of 12 to 17 years get discounted prices, and further savings are available with a FAMILY ticket for up to two Adults and two Youths. Under 12s are FREE. N.b Youth tickets are only available when an adult or family ticket is purchased.


You can also add a glamping option, in luxury bell-tents, through  See here for details

Booking Fee

Almost all festivals have a booking fee of some kind; some hide it in the price but we have asked our ticket agent to be transparent. You can avoid the booking fee by applying using the postal booking form below.

Tickets can now be purchased:
Online using the button on this page, at any time by credit/debit card. Booking fee applies.
• By post by downloading and completing the Postal Booking Form and sending with a cheque made payable to: ‘The Gate to Southwell Folk Festival Limited’ and crossed “account payee only”. Please send to: GTSF, Rose Cottage (@ Cats Whiskers), Normanton Road, Southwell, Notts, NG25 0PU. Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope. PLEASE NOTE: All ticket orders received from mid-May 2018 onward, will be held at the box office for collection. Please bring I.D. with you.
• By phone. Call 0115 807 7900. Booking fee applies.

 Or, download the Postal Booking Form

Gate to Southwell Festival