Glastonbury Festival 2020: How to Book Tickets in Sale, Price & Resale Date
Glastonbury Festival 2020: Here's everything from how to book tickets, price, when is festival, resale date to who is going to perform in Glastonbury 2020.
When is the Glastonbury Festival & How to book tickets? The five days longs Glastonbury Festival held in Pilton, Somerset, England. Besides its contemporary music, the festival hosts dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret, and other arts. On the occasion of this festival, popular artists and actors perform live on the stage as it attended by more than 300,000 people.
The Glastonbury Festival is widely covered by Newspaper, TV channels and digital media platforms. Since it is attended by 300,000 + people, it requires extensive infrastructure in terms of security, transport, water, and electricity supply. The majority of staff are volunteers, helping the festival to raise millions of pounds for charity organisations.
The festival is considered one of the major events in British culture, which is said to be inspired by the ethos of the hippie, counterculture, and free festival movements. It retains vestiges of these traditions, such as the Green Fields area, which includes sections known as the Green Futures and Healing Fields.
The festival phenomenally grew after 1970 and it starts taking place in every year. The first Glastonbury festival was hosted by Michael Eavis, which was called Pilton Festival, after seeing an open-air Led Zeppelin concert at the 1970 Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music.
You must be wondering how to get tickets of Glastonbury Festival as it has already gone online this morning. The event usually sells out within minutes and the 2020 event – the 50th anniversary – is expected to be no exception.
When do tickets go on sale?
People are searching on Google ‘how to get tickets of Glastonbury Festival 2020’? But a lot of people are going to feel nervous as the tickets of Glastonbury Festival already went online. You should know that it is going to be a very special becuase the festival is completing its 50-year in 2020.
According to reports, Glastonbury 2020 is scheduled to take place between June 24 to 28, 2020, and this year its capacity will be bigger than ever. The tickets were supposed to available on 6th October at 9:00 am.
How to get tickets for Glastonbury Festival 2020?
Earlier this week, coach and ticket packages sold out in merely 27 minutes so it was expected a lot of people are going to be upset today as well when the general admission sale begins at 9:00 am.
According to reports, the ticket of Glastonbury 2020 cost £265 per person + £5 booking fee – of which a £50 deposit is payable when booking starts in October, with the balance payable in the first week of April 2020.
Note: You must have registered in advance of the ticket sale.
It is to be noted that while booking tickets you must have the registration and registered postcode for each person you are booking a ticket for, as well as a valid debit or credit card with sufficient balance to make a transaction.
The ticket can only be sold at glastonbury.seetickets.com. You can book up to six tickets per transaction by paying a deposit of £50 per person, and the balance is due next April.
Will there be a resale?
Fans who wanted to get their hands on the tickets of Glastonbury 2020 but somehow could not book their tickets will have another chance to book in the resale when any returned tickets go back on sale. As per the report, the coach resale will take place on April 16 and the main resale will be on April 19.
Taking to the microblogging site, the official handle of Glastonbury Festival wrote, “Tickets for Glastonbury 2020 have now Sold Out. Thank you to everyone who bought one, and sorry to those who missed out. There will be a ticket resale in April – plus we’ll be announcing details of a special ballot for the sale of 50 pairs of tickets in the coming days.”
Tickets for Glastonbury 2020 have now Sold Out. Thank you to everyone who bought one, and sorry to those who missed out. There will be a ticket resale in April – plus we'll be announcing details of a special ballot for the sale of 50 pairs of tickets in the coming days.
— Glastonbury Festival (@GlastoFest) October 6, 2019
Who is going to perform at Glastonbury Festival 2020?
There are multiple artists belonging to many parts of the world are scheduled to perform but the official names are yet to be revealed. There are rumours doing the rounds that Sir Paul McCartney, Fleetwood Mac and Sir Elton John will perform at the event.
When is the festival?
The festival, at Worthy Farm in Pilton, Somerset, takes place from June 24 to 28 next year.