Glastonbury 2019 Tickets Available For Local Residents

18 October 2018, 09:00 | Updated: 18 October 2018, 14:35

According to reports, you can buy tickets to the festival before April if you're a permanent resident from these 35 local areas.

Thousands of music-lovers were left disappointed after tickets for Glastonbury 2019 went on sale for the first time this month.

Despite the resale taking place in April, it turns out that there's another opportunity for would-be Glasto fans to buy tickets this week.

There's just one TINY catch.

As reported by Somerset Live, there's a separate sale in October for people who live in local catchment areas surrounding the festival... And there's more of them than you think!

Michael Eavis holds his hands to his ears at Glastonbury 2017
Michael Eavis holds his hands to his ears at Glastonbury 2017. Picture: OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images

According to the outlet, the local ticket sale will take place on Thursday 18 October from 12pm and it is expected to go live at this link

It also states on the official Glastonbury website under the "Local and Sunday tickets" section: "The local ticket sale is an extra opportunity for local residents to secure general admission tickets, however we’d always advise trying the main ticket sales first, to maximise your chances of getting tickets."

Unfortunately, if you're just reading this and you haven't registered, you still won't be able to get a ticket. local, or otherwise.

The website states: "In order to preserve the local ticket sale, registration will be suspended in advance and throughout the local sale period. If you are not already registered, you will not be able to book tickets in this sale. Registration will reopen only on 1st November 2018."

Somerset Live states that up to four tickets can be bought by a local buyer, but "festival organisers say every ticket purchased during the local sale should be for someone who is a local resident".

Make of that what you will.

Get the list of 35 different towns and villages that are eligible for local tickets:

1. Alford

2. Allhampton

3. Ansford

4. Ashcott

5. Ashwick

6. Baltonsborough

7. Barton St David

8. Binegar

9. Butleigh

10. Castle Cary

11. Coleford

12. Cranmore

13. Croscombe

14. Dinder

15. Ditcheat

16. Doulting

17. East Pennard

18. Emborough

19. Evercreech


21. Holcombe

22.Leigh on Mendip

23. Lovington

24. Lydford

25. North Wootton

26. Oakhill

27. Pilton

28. Pylle

29. Shepton Mallet

30. Stoke St Michael

31. Street

32. Walton

33. Wells

34. West Bradley

35. West Pennard

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