Just five weeks until HowTheLightGetsIn lands in Hay, and we've a host of new experiences for you at what is shaping up to be our best festival yet.

Opening onto a glorious stretch of the River Wye, our greatly expanded Riverside site hosts the festival with more venues than ever before. Twelve stages for music, comedy and debates through the day include new interactive Hat sessions, a dedicated Open Platform tent to dine with speakers, a Blue Moon acoustic tent, and an expanded Stage venue that stretches along the river with music and cabaret. A new Arena hosts our biggest debates and headline bands from the legendary Donovan to double Mercury prize and Brit Award nominee Anna Calvi. And with dancing and music in the Hat, the People's Front Room, the Waterfront and Riverside Disco, the late night party is going to be bigger than ever before.

And that's not all. We've a whole range of new gourmet delights at the Waterfront and the Fayre with a brand new Market featuring artisan food, cocktail bars, vintage clothing, and workshops, along with an expanded Spa in Bohemia and so much more. Check out the details here.

We can't wait!


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