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Readipop Festival 2020

10th-12th July 2020

Readipop Festival celebrate its 5th anniversary this Summer and takes place by the banks of the River Thames in Christchurch Meadows (10 mins walk from Reading Station) between Friday 10th and Sunday 12th July. All money raised by the festival helps support Readipop’s charity work providing access to music for vulnerable young people and other underrepresented communities locally.

Here’s the first eighteen acts to be announced for Readipop Festival 2020:

  • Sugarhill Gang + Melle Mel & Scorpio (Furious 5)
  • Badly Drawn Boy
  • Kosheen
  • Flyte
  • Romeo & Michele Stodart (The Magic Numbers)
  • Nigel Clarke (Dodgy)
  • Sink Ya Teeth
  • Imperial Wax (The Fall)
  • Hannah Williams & The Affirmations
  • The Drop
  • Brother Zulu
  • The Fever 45s
  • Ameli
  • Amya-Ray
  • Ray Wills
  • Searchlight Sun
  • Beatroots
  • The Small Strings

In addition to the music, attendees can also enjoy local real ales and craft beer, delicious street food, a record store and a Reading Etsy team market full of festival friendly arts, crafts and clothes stalls. Kids are also welcomed with free tickets for under 14s (when accompanied by adults) and there’s a great family area with storytellers, arts & crafts, dance and music workshops.

Weekend tickets are available now from just £30 each (but be quick, each ticket release is limited and often sell fast!).

Readipop Festival 2020 in Reading first line-up announcement

Become a Readipop Friend from just £20 a year to support the work of our charity helping 'Music Changing Lives' in the local community. For more information and to become a Friend, visit the Readipop Friends page on our website.