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HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2022

Starts: 2nd Jun 2022

After three years, the world's largest Music and Philosophy Festival returns home to the idyllic embankment of the River Wye for a bank holiday weekend of revelry, reflection, and parties.


Start Date

2nd Jun 2022

End Date

5th Jun 2022


Black Mountains


Nabihah Iqbal, Steam Down, Talvin Singh, Nemone, Peaness, Ayanna Witter-Johnson, King Charles, Shunaji, Honeyglaze, Dowdelin, Ailsa Tully


At HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2022 you can join a debate about the nature of the universe with the world's top scientists, laugh until your sides hurt with the UK's best comedians, dance by the river to the finest beats, dine with our speakers at Inner Circle events or indulge in sumptuous long table banquets.

HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2022 is set in a magical location on the edge of the Black Mountains, alongside the river Wye in the famed book town of Hay.


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