We are pleased to announce that Bicester festival will return for it's fifth year on Saturday 16th July 2022. This year the event will focus on a parade through the town and a day of amazing community arts in Garth Park. The day will include performances, music and opportunities to be creative. Keep … [Read more...] about Date announcement for 2022!
Maria Merinova is an independent artist from Bicester. Originally from Russia, Maria has been living in the UK for the past 8 years. She enjoys making her own acoustic piano versions of popular songs and records covers for her Youtube channel. In January 2022 as a member of “Apparent Magnitude” band … [Read more...] about Live Music by Maria Merinova
We are delighted to welcome Molly, an exciting emerging talent and Spotlight Young Performer since 2020. At just 8 years old she is a classic and contemporary singer, violinist, piano and guitar player WOW Not only a festival soloist, you’ll also see her perform with OYAP Youth Theatre and … [Read more...] about Live Music By Molly Jin
For this year's festival, we have a number of participatory stalls made up of local businesses and community groups. The Arty Crafty Place - a world of joyous creativity - will be joining us so you can try out their wonderful Indian Block Printing stamps. Be prepared to have a new obsession! … [Read more...] about Get Creative with The Arty Crafty Place
David Thompson just enjoys singing and playing the piano! He'll be playing a couple of classic songs and a song he wrote about the plight of his Ukrainian guests' waiting in Warsaw, trying to get a visa under the 'homes for Ukraine' scheme. 'Plan for the worst, hope for the best' became their … [Read more...] about Live Music By David Thompson
We're excited to welcome Simon Emm to our Music Stage on Saturday 16th July! A singer-songwriter from West Oxfordshire, he's a regular on the local open mic. circuit. Often heard busking in Witney and playing at pub gigs across Oxfordshire, folk music influenced his early covers, but now he … [Read more...] about Live Music by Simon Emm
We're really looking forward to welcoming Monarch to our Festival Stage on Saturday 16th July. We enjoyed their recent performance at OYAP's Local Music Night and can't wait to see them live again in Garth Park. Of their music, Monarch shared "I sing a mixture of music genres including soft rock, … [Read more...] about Live Music by Monarch
We can't wait to welcome Just More Productions to Bicester Festival with Do What Yah Mamma Told Yah! a vibrant comedy circus outdoor show. Using food and performance to bring communities and cultures together, this mother and daughter team will entertain us with their slapstick story of chef Mama … [Read more...] about Fun Family Performance in Garth Park
We're delighted to share the news that Aaron Williams Entertainer, a long standing Bicester favorite, will be teaming up with the festival this year. Aaron will welcome our youngest visitors with his own unique entertainment when the parade arrives at the park, and will then host our live acts … [Read more...] about Aaron Williams Entertainer will be our 2022 host!