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Henley Festival
8-12thJuly 2020

Become a Patron


The generous support of Henley Festival's Patrons Club supported by Courtiers enables us to present some of the best music and art from across the world. Their generosity also supports our work away from the Festival.

As a way of saying thank you to our Patrons, they enjoy exclusive benefits which bring them closer to Henley Festival.

Patron's Benefits Include

  • Patrons are the first priority friends group to be able to book an unlimited number of seats in the Grandstand and Lawn (subject to availability)
  • Complimentary Grandstand tickets x 4 (best available) on an evening of your choice, plus 2 x complimentary VIP Car Park passes for that evening
  • Complimentary General Admission tickets x 2 for every other evening of Henley Festival, plus 1 x complimentary VIP Car Park pass for each evening
  • A Henley Festival 2020 launch for Patrons, prior to the public programme announcement
  • Access into the Henley Festival enclosure with your guests from 5.30pm each evening.
  • As a Patron, you may invite up to 10 guests each evening to join you in our exclusive Patrons' Lounge, where you will be welcomed with a complimentary bottle of champagne and boxed canapés.
  • Named acknowledgement in the Henley Festival Souvenir Brochure, on the Henley Festival website and on our specially-created supporter boards displayed within the Henley Festival enclosure.
  • Invitations for yourself and a guest to attend a unique event held during the week of Henley Festival.
  • An input into the charitable giving of the Henley Festival Trust
  • A complimentary edition of the Henley Festival Souvenir Brochure.
  • 20% discount on all drinks, excluding champagne, purchased in the festival bars

The suggested donation for becoming a Patron starts at £3,000+

Gift Aid and VAT Information: Gift Aid: All of your payment represents an unrestricted donation to the Henley Festival. To Donate Gift Aid, please complete the form. For VAT purposes, your contribution is split as follows: Patron − Donation £2,000 / Benefits £1,000

Patrons priority booking for Henley Festival 2020 will commence in February.

All membership levels that comprise a benefits value do so to indicate the actual cost of the membership. Memberships can therefore be purchased at this price and any amounts given over and above this benefits value are given freely as a philanthropic donation to the Henley Festival and are eligible for Gift Aid. The Gift Aid we receive from all eligible donations truly does make a difference to the Henley Festival and enables us to continue producing great Festivals.

For more information contact:
Membership Development Manager, Emma Lerche-Thomsen on +44 (0)1491 843400 or email:

We'd like to thank our existing Patrons for their continued support


Matt & Jo Bailey
John & Sue Laing
Sharon & Iain Barker
Paul & Jo Henney
Carl & Fiona Beckley
Lord & Lady Leigh of Hurley
Janette & Neil Brown
Kittle Associates
David Brownlow CVO DLAnthony Mallin
Annette & Peter Dart
Petra & Christian Martin
Edward & Carol Donner
Pauline & Jim McDonald
Anthony & Lindsey Esse
Murray McIntosh Associates
Mr Richard Frost - Target Site Services
Barry & Victoria Newton
Mike & Maria Fischer
Tristan & Jemma Phillimore
Amanda & Peter Gould
Vicky Piasecki
Jayne & Nigel Gray
Sir Michael Rake
Tim & Elizabeth GreenHelen Ralston & Philip Unwin
Barrie & Jill HaighNick & Jane Robinson
Hurley HouseBill & Jacky Ronald
Infinitum Entertainment Felicity Rutland & John Nelson
Wendy JamesGaie Scouller
Chris & Amanda JenningsKevin & Olga Senior
Alan E J Jones & Debbie Norford-JonesCaroline & Mark Silver
Tim JonesStephen Walsh
and other anonymous patrons


Harvey Goldsmith CBE
Sir Trevor Nunn CBE
Bryn Terfel CBE
Alan Titchmarsh MBE, DL