About Us

The 2021 mini-Kirkstall Festival will take place on the weekend of 10th & 11th July in the picturesque grounds of the 12th Century Kirkstall Abbey, this will be the 40th annual festival. 

Our event this year will be over two days, Saturday 10th July and Sunday 11th July. IT WILL BE AN ENTRY BY TICKET ONLY EVENT within the railings of the Abbey Church and ruins and will comprise of two four hour sessions each day. Saturday 10th July the 1st session will be from 10am – 2pm. The second session will be from 3pm – 7pm. The same times will apply on Sunday 11th July. we are restricted to the sale of 500 TICKETS FOR EACH SESSION. Tickets will cost £2.00 for an adult plus a 30p booking fee and children under eleven years of age will be free.

The Festival receives a small proportion of its funding from Council grants, but is mainly self-financing raising money from the stalls, food franchises, fairground and entry/programme sales.