A black tie event and a festival? Henley Festival of Music and Art is no ordinary festival. Forget muddy fields and stoned teenagers, this black tie event is awash with culture and style with an eclectic musical line up. Art sculptures adorn the lawns of this beautiful riverside festival with fine dining hospitality on offer in its luxury marquees.

Yet this black tie event is by no means an exclusive upper-crust affair; instead Henley Festival is a vibrant social occasion of music and merriment with a touch of class. Resplendent surroundings, outstanding entertainment and fine food and drink combine to make a with a fantastic atmosphere. This black tie event is ideal for entertaining and guarantees a night to remember.

Henley Festival – a black tie event with a difference

This year’s music line up features a rich variety of artists as legends such as Madness, The Beach Boys are joined by stars of today Jamie Cullum and Paloma Faith. This year’s Shaken and Stirred – A James Bond Gala epitomises the Henley festival atmosphere – popular entertainment with a touch of class as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra provide the backing for a block buster evening featuring some the iconic scores and theme songs from the greatest Bond films in a performance with stunts, cameos and more than a few surprises.

The headline acts at Henley Festival’s Floating Stage are just part of a host of entertainment on offer every evening. This stylish and diverse black tie-event has something for everyone with a whole of music genres including dance, jazz, swing and classical. Guests at the Henley Festival can also enjoy comedy and a variety of other entertainment and a late evening fireworks extravaganza.

So don your black tie and look forward to a stylish and thoroughly entertaining cultural event that guarantees a night to remember.