A festival of music and ideas

A brand new festival for a brand new decade. KITE combines incredible music and breakthrough ideas in a unique programme of live performances and interactive discussions.

Partnering with Tortoise media, the slow-news publisher that became the biggest journalism project in Kickstarter history when it launched in 2018. KITE will bring together contemporary & legendary performers, thinkers, writers and public figures from the world of music, politics, business, technology and the arts.

Launched via Kickstarter in January 2020, the debut edition of Kite Festival will take place between the 12th-14th of June 2020 in Kirtlington Park, Oxfordshire.