The Road To Hardwick

Battle of The Bands
Fancy a chance to play at Hardwick Festival’s 10th Anniversary?

Book tickets to The Road to Hardwick – Battle of The Bands at The WonderBar. Watch bands battle it out for a chance to win a set at the mainstage of Hardwick Festival 2024. Performing alongside pop royalty Becky Hill, rock legends Snow Patrol and indie sensations The Charlatans along with many more!

Not only that! The winning band will be catapulted into the limelight with incredible prizes, including a feature in top music magazines, a day’s studio time at the prestigious recording studio in Newcastle, a priceless music industry experience session AND a tailored press campaign courtesy of Northside Creative. Plus, free festival tickets for friends and supporters!

Who wins? You decide! Along with our judging panel of industry professionals, cast your vote each night for your favourite band to win!

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The Road To Hardwick

From 19th April to 19th July | 7pm

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When is The Road To Hardwick?
The Road To Hardwick will debut on April 19th, with subsequent knockout rounds bi-weekly starting at 7:30pm. Two semi-final rounds are scheduled for June 14th and 21st, both at 7:30pm, leading up to the final on July 19th, also at 7:30pm.

Who is allowed to enter
If you are in a band, you are more than welcome to apply!

Can under 18s enter?
This competition is exclusively open to individuals aged 18 and above.

Where can I book tickets to watch The Road To Hardwick?
You can find free tickets here>