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Getting Here

Find out how to get to Summer Arts In Buntingford; where to park; what do to; and what makes our festival so special.

Getting here

Buntingford is a wonderful historic market town  located on the A10 in Hertfordshire almost half way between London and Cambridge.  Stagecoach drivers stopped here for the night on their journey north or south to rest their horses and partake of local refreshments....

Summer Arts in Buntingford Festival is hosted in Layston Court Gardens, a beautiful garden hidden off the High Street  in the heart of Buntingford. 

You can park nearby and walk to the gardens.

Visitor Parking

Please Note: Parking on the High Street is clearly indicated and strictly limited to ONE HOUR in business hours.


Forget the endless queues of Glastonbury, Reading or Knebworth.  We encourage you to park in the main town council car park off Bowling Green Lane which provides easy access to the High Street and access to Layston Court Gardens.

  • Bowling Green Lane Car Park (Friday 09:00-15:00 chargeable- pay at machine or using PayByPhone app (location 801518)

  • Bowling Green Lane Car Park (free from Friday 15:00 to Sunday 23:00, no ticket required)


There is a wide array of food and drink at the Summer Arts in Buntingford Festival in Layston Court Gardens. Additionally there is an extensive range of food and drink available on the High Street.

Toilets and Changing

There are toilets with accessible changing facilities available on site at Layston Court Gardens. There are additional facilities near the town car park off Bowling Green Lane car park.

Performers and Stall Holders

You will have been sent instructions directly with your timeslot for arriving, unloading and parking.

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