The Official Tourism Website for Herefordshire

Hay on Wye 30th Anniversary Festival

Hay Festival

Hay Festival is the literary highlight of the UK’s cultural calendar, bringing together the greatest writers, thinkers and performers of the moment in a vibrant exchange of ideas and celebration of creative work for all ages.

Over 12 days, more than 200 acclaimed writers, global policy makers, historians, poets, pioneers and innovators join us to inspire, examine and entertain in events for all ages.

The festival was founded around a kitchen table in 1987 and continues to attract the most exciting writers, filmmakers, comedians, politicians and musicians to inspire, delight and entertain.

23May 2412:00AM
02Jun 2412:00AM

Fees & Tickets

£25 Ticket prices vary, please see website

Event Location

Hay on Wye, Herefordshire

Location Map