GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL

Photo Credit: André Pattenden
Photo Credit: André Pattenden

👥  FOUNDERS 
Michael & Jean Eavis

🐣  FIRST YEAR
1970

🎉  INAUGURATED
19 Sep.

🎊  YEARS OLD
52

🗓  YEARS ACTIVE
37

📍  LOCATION
Pilton, Somerset, UK

⏰ DURATION
5 Days

👫  CAPACITY
210,000 people (approx.)

INTRODUCTION

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts (AKA Glasto) is a five-day festival that takes place in Worthy Farm – which is located in Pilton, Somerset, England.

The entire site takes up roughly 1,100 acres and boasts more than 100 stages and endless attractions, plus a perimeter super-fence which runs 8,000 metres long.

In addition to contemporary music, the Festival hosts a varied platter of arts including dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret, and much much more.

AREAS & STAGES

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ACCOMMODATION & CAMPING

MORE ACCOMMODATION & CAMPING

FOOD & DRINK

🚧  Under construction.

NEWS & MORE

Glastonbury 2023 ticket sale dates confirmed

Tickets for next year’s Glastonbury Festival will go on sale this November Glastonbury organisers have now confirmed when tickets to the 2023 edition of the Festival will go on sale. Announcing the…

Enter The Pilton Stage competition for the chance to play Glastonbury 2023

If you’ve ever fancied playing at Glastonbury Festival, this is your chance! The Pilton Stage has announced that its 2023 competition is now open for applications (details below). The contest – Run…

Robbie Williams says he’d like to play Glastonbury’s Legends Slot

The Angels singer has said he’d be up for “another go-round” at playing the Pyramid Stage Robbie Williams has said he’d like to return to Glastonbury Festival to play the coveted Sunday …

Glastonbury’s Arcadia teases new possible venue addition

Short video clip shows out-of-service helicopter which could potentially be featured at Glastonbury 2023 Arcadia – Glastonbury‘s DJ-focused dance area featuring the much-loved Spider stage – has piqued the interest of fans…

Strong rumours suggest Roxy Music set for Glastonbury 2023 ‘Legends Slot’

Whispers circulating that Roxy Music are set to play the coveted Teatime Legends Slot at Glastonbury 2023 Roxy Music have been added to the Rumour Mill and positioned as the top contender…

Pilton Party 2022 tickets are now available online

Glastonbury Festival’s annual ‘thank you’ fundraising gig Tickets for Pilton Party 2022 have now been released online. After a three-year break, Glastonbury Festival’s annual ‘thank you’ fundraising gig for villagers, workers and…

NAVIGATION