Tickets 2018

 Tier 2 Tickets On Sale Now

Limited edition tier 2 tickets are now on sale – when they’re gone, they’re gone! Higher price tier 3 tickets will then go on sale. 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.

  Adult Youth Family
Weekend Extra (camping not included) Thu-Sun £125 £69 £319
Weekend (camping not included) Fri-Sun £110 £61 £281
Day /evening tickets
Thursday £22 £13  £57
Friday £32 £18 £82
Saturday or Sunday  £42 £24 £108
Friday or Sunday after 6pm £26 £15 £67
Saturday after 6pm £27  £15 £69
Camping- all campers require separate camping ticket* £20 £10 £50
Caravan/Motorhome (in addition to camping) – per vehicle £5


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

To see which artist plays when click here

Please note if you opt for single day or single evening postal tickets, these may not be dispatched for a few weeks.

Please see terms and conditions here.

Weekend Extra tickets give access to the full festival experience from Thursday afternoon to Sunday evening. If you can’t arrive until Friday, a Weekend ticket gives access from Friday afternoon until Sunday Evening.

“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.


*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.


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

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