The Thaxted Festival takes place in the medieval Parish Church of the beautiful Essex town of Thaxted, easily accessible from the M11 and Stansted Airport. The town’s main free car park is in Margaret Street, CM6 2QN and there is an additional free car park in Park Street CM6 2ND. Overflow parking is at the Recreation Ground, Newbiggen Street CM6 2QT (about five minutes’ walk), with limited space at Bolford Street Hall and the United Reformed Church, both CM6 2PY.
All concerts are accessible for disabled people - please book by post or phone to ensure suitable seat allocation. A limited amount of reserved disabled parking is available in the churchyard. This must be booked at least one week in advance by calling 01371 831421 - please give your name, date of concert, make, colour and registration number of car.
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"We really loved the two days of the Festival we were able to attend."
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"2016 felt a fitting centenary festival. Thank you so much for making it happen!"