Standon Calling 2023: When is it, tickets, line-up, and headliners

Olly Alexander, of Years & Years, performs on the Graham Norton Show  (PA Media on behalf of So TV)
Olly Alexander, of Years & Years, performs on the Graham Norton Show (PA Media on behalf of So TV)

Years & Years and Bloc Party are among the headliners for next year’s Standon Calling festival.

Returning for its 17th year, the 2023 boutique music and arts festival will take place from July 20 to 23, in the Hertfordshire countryside.

Additional headliners include Self Esteem and legendary pop band The Human League.

The four-day weekend’s lineup will also feature concerts from Anastacia, Confidence Man, Dylan, Squid, Katy B, KT Tunstall, Melanie C, Sad Night Dynamite, and Lynks.

When is Standon Calling 2023?

Next year’s Standon Calling festival will take place from July 20 to 23, in the grounds of Standon Lordship, a private residence in the Hertfordshire countryside.

The nearest train stations are Bishop’s Stortford and Ware.

Who is performing?

Years & Years and Bloc Party have officially been announced as just some of the headliners for the 2023 Standon Calling festival.

More acts are to be announced but the acts announced so far are:

  • Anastacia

  • Ayrtn

  • Bloc Party

  • Bob Vylan

  • Confidence Man

  • Dylan

  • Floweroflove

  • House Gospel Choir

  • KT Tunstall

  • Lynks

  • Melanie C

  • Sad Night Dynamite

  • Self Esteem

  • Sprints

  • Squid

  • Stone

  • The Human League

  • Years & Years

How to get tickets

The tickets for Standon Calling are split into different categories, with the Early Bird, Summer, and Tier 1 slots all sold out. Tier 2 tickets are currently on sale, with Tiers 3, 4, and 5 coming soon.

You can purchase tickets here. Prices are as follows:

  • Adult, from £175, plus booking fee

  • Accompanied young adult (16-17), from £165 plus booking fee

  • Accompanied teen (13-15), from £155 plus booking fee

  • Child (four-12), from £30 plus booking fee

  • Infant (three and under), from £5 plus booking fee

All weekend tickets include camping in the Hertfordshire countryside, from Thursday, July 20 to Monday, July 24.

Day tickets will be available for purchase in spring 2023 - you can sign up to the Standon Calling mailing list via the website to be the first to be notified.