The Oxford Rabbit Hole Music Festival

10th September

12.30pm - 11.30pm

The Victoria Arms
Old Marston

Live Music All Day

£5 Entry

(Ages 10 or under: free)

Rabbit Hole Festival is a one day music event that promotes the talented musicians in Oxford. A family friendly event, the festival brings music, fun, drink & food to you in a relaxed style.  

Our Sponsors
Our thanks to our sponsors Freeths Solicitors and GrowCreate, who have helped make the festival possible.

Our Charities: Help us, help them...
We raise money for local charities Restore and Helen & Douglas House. In exchange for the cheap entry of £5, please help us to give to these two charities.

It's all about the music!
With a delicious 13 course meal of Americana, Funky Reggae, Alt Pop, Country, Jazz, and Folk. It's going to be a great day! See the line up.

The Tickets

Tickets are a £5, cash only please. On entry you will receive a festival wrist band. Gates open at 12.30pm

The After Party

Hungry for more?
The music outside will stop at 9.30pm, but there will be an after party with more live music, which will take place inside the Victoria Arms from 10pm – 11.30pm.

The Timetable

The Cheshire Cat Stage

The Rabbit Hole Stage

12:40 Holly Redford Jones
Jazzy tones & soulful notes.

14:00 Trev Willams
Original and heartfelt songs from this experienced Oxford great.

15:05 Matt Beasley
 English folk, alt indie, and Americana.

16:10 The Aultones
Original acoustic songs from this singer songwriter, travelling all the way from Kent to be with us.

17:20 Cigani Knees Up
Gypsy-swing-fusion-fun from these talented young chaps.

15:35 BMW
A joyful mix of genres from this experienced trio.

20:00 Little Red
Driving, capricious Alt-Folk.

13:15 The Wonder Rabbits
Popular Americana pop from this fun covers band!

13:15 The Wonder Rabbits
Popular Americana pop from this fun covers band!

14:20 Papa Nui 
A rich tapestry of blues, ska and country flavours. Delicious! 
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15:30 The Heavy Dexters 
Oxford's jazz funksters. 
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16:35 Alphabet Backwards 
Technicolor indie pop. 
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17:50 The Great Western Tears 
Heartfelt country with a swagger. 
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19:10 Kastaphor 
Rocked-up, funky, soulful grooves. 
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20:35 StoryTeller 
Reggae with a strong funk backbone. 


21:45: Fireworks Finale!

After Party

22:20 The Mad Marston Hares
Expect a mad celtic knees up!


The Artists

Our Sponsors

We are so pleased to be able to run Rabbit Hole Festival again this year, but it wouldn’t be possible without our sponsors Freeths Solicitors and GrowCreate


GrowCreate, a specialist digital agency based in Thame, Oxfordshire, are happy to be able to support Rabbit Hole Festival. GrowCreate: making websites and apps today, for tomorrow.

Freeths LLP is proud to be the legal sponsor of the 2016 Rabbit Hole Festival. We a leading law firm with a national reputation for handling commercial and personal matters for a wide range of individuals, businesses, institutions, and third sector organisations. Our clients face complex challenges in various environments and they come to us because they need lawyers that have the experience and expertise to solve problems quickly and successfully. Visit our Freeths website to find out how we can help you.


Our Team

Our sponsors helped give us a starting point, but there is a huge amount of work that goes into organising a festival such as this. A good festival needs a good team. Let’s take a minute of thank those people:

Marketing Manager
Played by Jill Kaige from The Oxford Time Company

Stage and Band Manager
Played by James Cunningham from Black Frog Studios

With support from
Mike Abbott Sound Engineering
James Serjeant from Flash Harry Sound Systems
Master Rhythm Studios
StarTech Productions
Taste Tibet

The Photographers
Daniele Longo
Garrett Coakley