Festival Bands for hire in Canterbury

Hire a festival band in Canterbury for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 360 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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All the bands below are available to travel to Canterbury
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£900 - £1300
Festival bandMaidstone

We are Brothers From Another Cover, a covers band made with a passion for music and making sure everyone has a good time.

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£800 - £2200
Festival bandHerne Bay

Premium party band based in the South East, guaranteed to get you on the dancefloor!

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£1000 - £2000
Festival bandMaidstone

The Chaucer’s are a private entertainment party band for any celebration or event.

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From£640
Festival bandDover

The Dynamics are a fun, energetic band with outstanding musicianship. With a repertoire of over 250 songs, there's something for everyone!

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From£1280
Festival bandSittingbourne

Loose Change is the perfect showband for weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, functions or corporate events in South-East England.

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From£1600
Festival bandRamsgate

Established in 2018, Previously known as the Interseptors Showband. Decades Showband is one of the most energetic and entertaining Showbands

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£960 - £1500
Festival bandCanterbury

Motown and soulful funk driven covers from a super six piece function and party band

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£1500 - £3800
Festival bandCanterbury

Stunning vocals, rhythm section, four piece brass section and funky rhythm guitar. Swing to Soul, we've got it covered.

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£315 - £500
Festival bandCanterbury

An ultimate feelgood experience playing the rock and roll everyone loves. We get everyone up and dancing and provide the feelgood factor.

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From£640
Festival bandBirmingham

Channelling vibrant brass, jazz-tinged hooks, & powerful female vocals, Argle Bargle are the group to get audiences up & dancing

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£750 - £1500
Festival bandGoole

Great festival/wedding and party band...we have headlined many festivals and will guarantee to add something special to your special event

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£750 - £1200
Festival bandBirmingham

A unique, high energy, 4-piece 'FESTIVAL/MUMFORDS' style band, perfect for weddings, parties & corporate events

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£400 - £1400
Festival bandBath

A 7 piece band from Bath influenced by roots music. We play reggae, ska, hip hop, funk, swing, drum & bass and beats to get you moving!

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£3500
Festival bandFeltham

Live Dhol Drumming - Percussionist - Sessions - Workshops

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£2000 - £4500
Festival bandLondon

Europe's No.1 Ultimate Celebration of the Greatest Female Anthems

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£375 - £950
Festival bandLeeds

100% Live Music... with floor-fillers from the 60s to the 10s. Over 700 performances and happy clients since 2000

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£560 - £2700
Festival bandLondon

Looking for a high energy, crowd pleasing Motown/Soul show, with slick choreography? Look no further, Step 'N' Soul is the band for you!!

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£600 - £995
Festival bandWatford

If you want The BIGGEST Rock/Pop Tunes and the BEST musicians then KATB are the only band for your event. Excellence is our promise. ⭐️

Hiring a festival band

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Popular genres:
Indie, Rock, Traditional Irish folk
Average response time:
2 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a festival band?

The typical price per group member for festival bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

Can any festival band play my favourite song?

Professional festival bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that festival bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the festival band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do festival bands take to set up?

Your festival band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the festival band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our festival bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our festival bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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