Plan your visit to Hereford 2022

Festival Village

The social heart of the festival lies in the Festival Village. Open all day and evening, and situated adjacent to the cathedral, the village is the perfect place to relax, meet with friends and get to know other people who also love the festival.

Community Bandstand

Enjoy free, al fresco music and entertainment from a range of local groups on our community bandstand as you relax between concerts.

Guilds of Craftsmen

Members of the Herefordshire, Cotswold and Worcester Guilds will be exhibiting their latest collection of work – the perfect opportunity to buy a festival gift from a highly skilled maker working within the Three Counties.

Art Exhibition

Sports Hall 11 am – 6 pm

Discover beautiful work from 30 local artists exhibiting a wide range of styles.

Festival Village Map
Map of Hereford

Quiet Room

Ground Floor of No 1 10 am – 7.30 pm

The Quiet Room will be a space in which to unwind, perfect for those who want time to relax between concerts, away from the lively comings and goings around the cathedral.

Please visit nearer the festival for full information and timings.

Ticket Office, Shop and Information

Open daily from 10 am until the start of the evening concert

The information hub of the festival, including the ticket office and shop, will be located in the Old Deanery. The ticket office team and our friendly volunteers will be happy to help with any enquiries or needs you may have.

Cathedral Rehearsals

Are you interested to see what happens during a rehearsal, or to try out some new music? You can dip into cathedral rehearsals for free and get a flavour of life behind the scenes at the festival, staying for as long or as short a time as you would like. Full details of rehearsal and cathedral opening times will be available closer to the festival.

Eating and Drinking

Zimmerman Café

Bottom floor of the Zimmerman Building
9.30 am – 6 pm
The Friends will be serving light refreshments including sandwiches, cakes, teas and coffees, and soft drinks to eat in or takeaway.

Sports Hall Café

Hereford Cathedral School 11 am – 7.30 pm
The Friends will be serving buffet lunches and teas, as well as wine, teas and coffees, and cakes.

Festival Bar

Open daily
Take advantage of our fully stocked festival bar with a fine selection of gin, wine, cask ales and local ciders, courtesy of our friends at Wardingtonʼs Original Ludlow Gin.

Pre-concert Dining

Hereford Cathedral School Dining Hall 6pm daily
Pre-book a two-course dinner, served in the Dining Hall at 6pm on every evening of the festival. Priced at £27 per person, all menus include a main course and dessert, a glass of wine (except on Monday, price reduced to £24) or soft drink, and tea or coffee. Please inform the ticket office of any special dietary requirements when booking.

For more information regarding transport in and around Hereford click here.