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Lichfield Festival 2021


Eleven days of ballet, cabaret, symphony orchestras, steel pans, family fun, chamber music, live cooking, story-telling, drama, laugh-out-loud comedy can only mean one thing – Lichfield Festival is back! Taking place between 8-18 July, the annual event brings thousands of visitors to the beautiful cathedral city and is a cornerstone in the region’s cultural calendar.  

  •  Headline performers include vocalists Mica Paris, Eddi Reader, Liza Pulman, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, vocal group I Fagiolini, impressionist turned pianist Alistair McGowan, Grimethorpe Colliery Band, comedian Justin Moorhouse, Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Owen
  • Festival opener: Ballet Cymru’s Giselle in Lichfield Cathedral
  • Artists in Residence Chloë Hanslip (violin), Danny Driver (piano), Jessica Walker (writer/singer) and Joseph Atkins (composer/piano) 
  • Aspire! Family Day outdoors on final Festival Saturday
  • Diverse events include cabaret, flamenco, steel pans, chamber music, live cooking, literary talks, family fun, comedy, jazz and Young Artists series 
  • Many performances repeated to allow social distancing

General booking opens Tuesday 11 May
Priority booking for Lichfield Festival Friends from Tuesday 27 April

Tickets available from 
Box Office 01543 306271 (call-back service) 

Pictured - Metronomes Steel Orchestra


  • Various - see website

Dates / Times

Thu 8th Jul 2021 - Sun 18th Jul 2021

Contact Us

Lichfield various venues, Lichfield

Box Office 01543 306271