Newbury Spring Festival


Full Festival Diary



On this page:

Booking Dates   Souvenir Programme Book   Access
Festival Box Office   Souvenir Programme Book for Friends   Booking Policies
Young Festival Critics (16-30 year olds)   General information   Returns


Booking Dates

Friends Priority booking 10.00am Monday 16 February to Wednesday 4 March 2015
Pubic booking 10.00am Thursday 5 March 2015 onwards


Festival Box Office

Opening Hours Monday
Tuesday to Saturday
10am – 5pm
10am – 6pm
11am – 5pm
In Person & by Post   Box Office,
Corn Exchange,
Market Place,
Newbury RG14 5BD
By Telephone   0845 5218 218   Local rate charges apply


Young Festival Critics (16-30 year olds)

Come to a Festival event for free and write a review of your experience! For more information and to register go to the website.


Souvenir Programme Book

The Souvenir Programme Book gives information on each Festival event. It's on sale for £6 from the start of the Festival at the Box Office and at all venues. It can also be ordered in advance with your tickets. A voucher will be printed with your tickets, to be redeemed at your first event.


Souvenir Programme Book for Friends

Friends of the Festival who book 6 or more concerts, or tickets to the value of over £150, are entitled to one FREE Souvenir Programme Book. Please request this at the time of booking.


General information

The Festival reserves the right to change artists or programmes as necessary. The Festival reserves the right to refuse latecomers admission to any performance until a suitable break, or at the first interval. Finishing times of events are approximate and given as a guide only.



Please see the venues individual pages for access details.


Full Wheelchair Access   Hearing Loop   Disabled Parking   Disabled Toilets


Booking Policies

Corn Exchange Booking Charges
All tickets are subject to an 85p booking fee, which is capped at £6. No fee is made for tickets booked in person at the box office. There is a postage charge of £1.20 on telephone, postal and online bookings.

Standby Tickets
A limited number of unsold tickets for concerts at St Nicolas Church may be available on the night for £5. These are only available on the door and are subject to availability.

In the case of a sold-out event £1 per ticket will be payable on tickets returned for resale or exchange. It is regretted that in the case of an event alteration no refund can be made. No refunds are available on events that have not sold out.

Tickets Advertised as Reserved
Seating plans are available to view online. For events with reserved seating you will be able to select the seat of your choice, when available.

Tickets Advertised as Unreserved
At the event seats are obtained on a first come first served basis.

Unpaid Tickets Reserved by Telephone
Corn Exchange tickets will only be held for 3 days or up to 1 hour before the event commences, whichever is the sooner. Other venue tickets will be held for 3 days before being released for resale.

Students and unwaged (jobseeker's allowance) £2 off full ticket price. Accompanied children under 16 half full adult price (except family events where children's ticket prices are printed). Wheelchair users and the visually impaired receive a free companion ticket.

Group Discount
10% discount will be given on groups of 10 or more. Group booking should be made 24 hours or more in advance.

Your Details
Your details will not be shared with third parties. It will be available to Newbury Spring Festival & the Corn Exchange Newbury only.


Returns List

If an event is sold out, you may like to put yourself on the returns list at the box office. Quite often we will be able to get a ticket for you closer to the date. We will do our best but it isn't guaranteed. If you would like to go on the returns list, for the event you would like to see, please call the box office on 0845 5 218218 or you can email 

We may contact you to offer you tickets and offers for other events going on during the festival.