The Festival Friends were formed to support Canterbury Festival. Over the years they have contributed enormously to its success and are proud to continue to do so. Outside of the Festival itself, the Friends programme a wide range of fabulous fundraising events and issue a newsletter twice a year; featuring updates on the latest events and a sneak peek of the Festival programme.

There are many benefits to becoming a Friend including:

  • A two-week priority booking period.
  • Discounts and last-minute offers on specific events.
  • Invitations to exclusive events and activities.
  • The opportunity to get hands on experience during the Festival.

You can become a Friend for as little as £25 per year for a single membership, £35 for a pair and £40 for a family. If purchasing online, please login/register and then add the membership to your cart. Once purchased you will be able to log in to your account and benefit from priority booking and discounts on specific events.

Sign up online here

Silver and Gold Memberships

Become a Silver Friend for £100 and receive all Friends benefits plus an invitation for two to the brochure launch.

Become a Gold Friend for £300 and receive all Friends benefits plus an invitation for two to the brochure launch and also to the Sponsors and Supporters’ Reception during the Festival.

Sign up online here or download the forms below.

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]

Click here for information about an exclusive offer from Canterbury Cathedral.