The Festival Hub Bar in collaboration with Bar Simple

The Festival Hub is the heart of the Oxford Festival of the Arts, and your first port of call for all things Festival related. Situated just off The Plain at Magdalen College School, the Hub is adjacent to Magdalen Bridge and opposite Sainsbury’s Local, offering Oxford residents a rare opportunity to access the beautiful Rose Garden.

Evening gigs at Festival hub, from 8pm:

Tuesday 2 July: Tuesdays with KLAARA – a singer/songwriter with country influence
Wednesday 3 July: An open mic evening showcasing Oxford finest musicians, hosted by Lee Bo
Thursday 4 July: Rich Rainford – a singer songwriter who has been making waves in Oxford’s live music scene with his unique atmospheric sound
Monday 8 July: The Mark Atherton Band – a medieval folk/rock band based in Oxford
Tuesday 9 July: Tuesdays with KLAARA – a singer/songwriter with country influence
Wednesday 10 July: The Kirals – a four-piece alt-folk/Americana band from Oxford
Thursday 11 July: Tommy & Ricky – a cheeky duo belting out 50s and 60s classics with a few reggae numbers thrown in for a bit zest
Friday 12 July: Bringing classic sounds from across the decades and spirited originals, Bankside Blues Band are shedding pub-band clichés and giving new energy to the Oxford blues scene.
Saturday 13 July: Spiralites Rocksteady, ska and reggae standards and originals performed by a bunch of ‘itchy mammals with a penchant for The Beatles’

The Festival Hub is open from 5pm to 10pm between June 29 and July 13; with the following exceptions:
Saturday, June 29 open from 2pm – 6pm and Saturday, July 6 open from 11am – 4.30pm

The Festival Hub will be closed on Sunday, June 30, Monday, July 1, and Sunday, July 7.


Jun 29 2024 - Jul 13 2024


5:00 pm