A charity event in North East Derbyshire

9 / 10 / 11   SEPTEMBER 2022

Whitwell Festival of Music

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If you would like to be considered to play at Whitwell Festival of Music 2020 please contact us using the form below providing the following information:


Band/Artist Name

Genre of music and whether original or covers

Very brief biography

Link to LIVE video

Link to music track

Link to Facebook page

Home town/county

Fee/expenses required




We have around 15 slots to fill across 3 days and 2 stages, and are looking for quality acts across a range of genres. PLEASE NOTE... THIS IS A CHARITY EVENT AND MOST OF THE BANDS PLAY FOR NO FEES. If you would require payment and/or expenses please state the amount you would need on your application.



Free tickets for band members and a guest each.

2 x drink vouchers and 1 x food voucher per band member.

A contribution towards your travel costs.

Free camping for band if required.

Opportunity to sell merchandise.

Fantastic live experience with some of the best sound engineers and stage equipment in the country.



All the bands/artists on the line-up will be asked to nominate a charity of their choice, and the band that is picked out of a hat at the festival will be presented with a £500 cheque to donate to that charity.


Please Note...

The acts are chosen by a team of volunteers who check out and listen to EVERY application, but due to the amount of submissions we receive we don't have time to respond to each one.

Successful applicants will be contacted by the end of March 2020.

Please do not pester us about your application - we will definitely get in touch with you if we are interested.


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