The Urban Voodoo Machine play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


It’s been six years, six long years, but Farmer Phil and the gang here in the Shropshire Hills are buzzing our proverbials off to announce the long-awaited return of THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE to Farmer Phil’s Festival this August. Yes, the bourbon-soaked gypsy blues bop n’ stroll legends will make their first appearance in Ratlinghope […]

Clearwater Creedence Revival headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


Having been inundated with glowing reviews following their headline performance at last year’s festival, the team here at Farmer Phil’s Festival are delighted to announce the return of CLEARWATER CREEDENCE REVIVAL as headliners on Friday 11 August 2023. Although some 54 years have passed since the legendary Woodstock Festival, which featured a slew of iconic […]

The Real Thing headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

Ratlinghope gets ready for THE REAL THING!

Phil and the team at Ratlinghope are beyond excited to announce multi-million selling soul legends THE REAL THING will headline Farmer Phil’s Festival on Saturday 12 August 2023. The Real Thing first shot to the top of the charts in the seventies with three number one hits – ‘You To Me Are Everything’, ‘Can’t Get […]

The Wurzels headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

THE WURZELS to close 2023 festival!

Farmer Phil’s Festival is delighted to announce THE WURZELS will headline 2023’s festival, bringing proceedings to a close on Sunday 13 August 2023. Legends of the West Country, The Wurzels are best known for their hits of the ’70s including ‘Combine Harvester’, ‘I am a Cider Drinker’, ‘The Blackbird Song’, ‘Morning Glory’, ‘Drink Up thy […]

Dreadzone to headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2021

DREADZONE announced as Sunday headliners!

The team here at Farmer Phil’s Festival are delighted to unveil our very special headliners for the third and final day of the festival this year as none other than DREADZONE! Fast approaching their 30th anniversary, Farmer Phil’s Festival favourites Dreadzone are an unstoppable force who have long been, and still are, one of the […]

Farmer Phil's Festival 2021 is go go go!


Let’s get straight to the point: Farmer Phil’s Festival IS GOING AHEAD in 2021! It’s been a rubbish, gruelling 18 months and after having to take the difficult decision to postpone last year’s event, one of the main things keeping all of us on the festival team going has been the beacon of August 2021 […]

COVID-19 Announcement


It is with heavy hearts that we regrettably announce Farmer Phil’s Festival 2020 will not go ahead as planned due to COVID-19. Like many other events scheduled to be hosted this summer, we have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely.  The safety of our festival family – the performers, traders, staff, volunteers and not least […]

Farmer Phil's Festival camp site 2017

COVID-19: official statement

Like everyone else, the Farmer Phil’s Festival team is monitoring the development of COVID-19 and following instructions from the Government and relevant authorities. While this is a fluid situation with advice being updated regularly, as things currently stand we are still planning on going ahead with our event in August, which is currently outside of […]

Johnny Kowalski and the Sexy Weirdos to play Farmer Phil's Festival in 2020


These guys are going to be a lot of fun!  The Farmer Phil’s Festival team is pleased to announce the addition of JOHNNY KOWALSKI AND THE SEXY WEIRDOS to the 2020 line-up. Johny Kowalski and the Sexy Weirdos have travelled thousands of miles on both sides of the road in the past few years.  With […]

Joe Dolman to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2020

JOE DOLMAN joins us for 2020

We’re very happy to announce that talented singer songwriter JOE DOLMAN will perform at Farmer Phil’s Festival this August. Things have been going from strength to strength for the 23 year old, with his last UK tour dates all selling out. Joe has also had the opportunity to play The Great Escape, Reeperbahn, Live at […]