Find out more about the diverse range of the diverse range of live music events taking place across the Oxfordshire Cotswolds over the next few months.
Witney Music Festival, 27 May to 12 June
Now in its 10th year, with live music from 100+ music acts in 15 venues across the town, representing rock, jazz, folk, choral, hip-hop, indie, gospel, country, classical, dance and more. Witney Music Festival will also be providing the musical entertainment for the legendary World Pooh Sticks Championships on Langel Common in Witney on 5 June. There’s also a day of live music at Cogges, who are celebrating Tuckers’ Feast on 30 May, resurrecting this traditional Witney feast held for the master weavers of the local blanket factories as a family fun day.
Witney Jazz Club – Ben Holder Quartet, 2 June
Swing jazz crossed with blues, classical and pop at Witney’s First Jazz Club.
Nor Lye Music Festival, 18 June
Live music, real ale and cider festival in the village of North Leigh.
Dean & Chadlington Summer Music Festival, 23 – 26 June
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this local music festival offers a fabulous variety of music including opera, classical and jazz across venues in four villages.
Carterton Fake Festival, 25 June
The UK’s only touring tribute festival comes to Carterton with tributes to Coldplay, Kasabian and Blondie supported by talented home-grown bands.
Lib Fest, 25 June
An amazing day of music on The Leys in Witney to celebrate the life of local schoolgirl Liberty Baker.
Charlbury Riverside Festival, 23 – 24 July
A 2-day free music festival in a beautiful setting in Charlbury with 40+ acts across 3 stages – great for families.