The only way is Essex – Brentwood Festival … Essex !

A stunning, exceptional three-day music bonanza, with a mind-blowing iconic line up, including Status Quo, and also in support of the British Heart Foundation is set for July – it’s the 2017 Brentwood Festival! 

tickets please

Live show tickets for the Festival on the weekend of July 14th- 16th are on sale now. The weekend adult ticket is £50.00 and a weekend camping ticket is £60.00 inclusive 


The same price applies to tent or caravan camping. The camping ticket is inclusive of entry to the Festival from the Friday to the Sunday. Brentwood  is a Challenge 25 venue, so be prepared to present  ID if you look under 25 years old

all time

Headlining on the Saturday is Status Quo, one of the  UK’s most successful bands of all time, who will perform their ” Last Night of the Electrics” Tour.

racked up

As if you didn’t know .. Status Quo has racked up an amazing 60 Top 40 hits over the years, including “Whatever You Want “, “Rockin all over the World”, “Caroline”, and “In the Army Now”. Performing for over 50 years, Quo has had an impressive 500 weeks in the Official Album Charts.


There’s more great stuff on the Sunday too with Go West, Midge Ure and Heaven 17.

Named as Best Newcomer at the 1986 Brit Awards, Go West reached their peak of popularity between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s, with international top hits – “We Close our Eyes”,”Call Me” and “King of Wishful Thinking”.


Midge Ure enjoyed success in the 1970s and 80s in bands including Slik, Rich Kids and Visage and most notably as frontman of Ultravox, where he scored international hits like “Vienna” and Dancing with “Tears in My Eyes”.


The unique, pioneering Heaven 17 scored major UK hits with songs like “Temptation”, “Come Live with Me “, and “Let Me Go”. Founding member and keyboardist, Martyn Ware is considered a musical pioneer for his experimentation with early synthesizers . This is sure to be a truly special event as he will be joined on stage by Heaven 17’s original Lead Singer, Glenn Gregory    

starter Friday


For the Festival starter Friday, Soul Legend, Jocelyn, who performed at the 2015 Festival, best known for her hit  ” Somebody Else’s Guy” leads off.  Also, on the Friday  will be The Real Thing from Liverpool playing their 1970s hits – ” You To Me Are Everything” and “Can’t Get By Without You”

coming and going

Note the coming and going times – Friday : Campsite Opens from midday; Gates open at 5.00pm; After Party ends at 1.00am. Saturday – Doors Open  at midday; After Party ends at 1.00am and on Sunday – Doors Open at midday; Last orders 11.00pm.