Towcester Town Council

Serving the people of Towcester, Wood Burcote & Caldecote

Towcester Town Hall

Town Clerk: Miss Elizabeth Cox
The Town Hall, 86 Watling
Street, Towcester
Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

Tel: 01327 350995

The 22nd Annual Towcester Midsummer Music Festival will take place over the weekend of 21st to 23rd June 2024.

The Towcester Midsummer Music Festival was established in 2003 by the Town Mayor, Cllr Geoffrey Iley as a way to provide fun and good music for the community in the centre of the Towcester, hosted by the Rotary Club of Towcester, Towcester Lions and Towcester Centurions.

As well as conducting the opening ceremony, the Town Mayor, acts as Master of Ceremonies throughout the whole weekend; closing Saturday night with a traditional fireworks display. Profits from the festival go to the Town Mayor's charities.

Registered charity no. 1174494

Towcester Midsummer Music Festival 20th Anniversary

The 2023 Towcester Midsummer Music Festival took place LIVE across Towcester town centre during the weekend of 15th-18th June 2023.

Visit the festival website for all the latest information.


The traditional firework finale on Saturday night commences at 10:30pm (subject to suitable weather conditions) on the Watermeadows and lasts up to 30 minutes. They are best viewed from Bury Mount.

If you enjoyed the weekend and the entertainment and took lots of photos please share them with us the tag #towcestermidsummermusic on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

We would also welcome your feedback about this year's event. Please complete the feedback form which will take no more than 5 minutes to complete.


Without the support of our generous sponsors and supporters, Towcester's Midsummer Music Festival would not be possible.

Thank you especially to the following supporters:

Arnold Thompson
Bartram & Co
Bee More Design
CED Accountancy
Colin Clayson Homes
Essendon Accountancy & Tax
Hartwell's High Class Butchers and Towbury Court Delicatessen
Geoffrey & Lois Iley
Jackie Oliver
John White Funerals
Loughran Brothers
Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School
Northamptonshire Community Foundation
Ron Green Antiques
Rotary Club of Towcester
Sponne Secondary School
St Lawrence Church & Tove Benefice
The Brave Old Oak
The Plough Inn
The Saracen's Head
The Watling Street Village
Towcester C of E Primary School
Towcester & District Lions Club
Towcester Mill Brewery
Towcester Town Council
West Northamptonshire Council
Yakkin Photography

Donate Here!

Donate Here!

Donate to the Mayor's Charities by scanning the QR code or by cash or cheques made out to "Towcester Midsummer Music Festival" which can be delivered to Towcester Town Council, Town Hall, 86 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6RG

If you would like further information about the event, please get in touch via