Friends Partners

As well as priority booking period before tickets go on general sale and other benefits, Friends of the Festival can use their membership card to receive special offers and discounts from our partners (valid from 1st November 2018 – 31st October 2019).

2-for-1 admission and 10% off in the shop

Henley’s favourite family-friendly destination, the River & Rowing Museum is offering Friends members 2-for-1 on admission. In addition to the ever-popular Wind in the Willows, the Museum has opened a new gallery celebrating the extraordinary work of the British Artist John Piper, with unseen work from private collections around the country.




gower-cottage-browniesGOWER COTTAGE BROWNIES
10% off all purchases

If you’ve been lucky enough to gobble one, you’ll know why BBC Good Food Magazine declare these ‘the best brownies we’ve ever tasted’. If you haven’t, hurry up and try them! Handmade in Wales, there’s an ever increasing variety of flavours and they arrive wrapped in raffia and tissue, making them the most delicious, quick and easy gift.





2-for-1 on adult admission to the house and gardens on advertised open days 

Home to the Stonor family for over 850 years, Stonor Park is one of England’s oldest manor houses – but it’s no museum. With a brand new Wonder Woods adventure park, historic buildings, sweeping grounds, an extraordinary collection of artefacts and art, and delicious food and drink, visit for an action-packed family day out or a vivid walk through history.




A free drinks reception for all your guests when booking an event at Bix Manor

Bix Manor is a very special venue for very special occasions for 20 to 100 guests.You can choose between The Old Tithe Barn,The Library and the newly landscaped gardens to celebrate an important birthday, a glorious wedding anniversary, discreet wedding or any family celebration and Gary & Louise Hall would be pleased to offer you and your guests reception drinks with their compliments for up to 45 minutes.This offer is for events held up to 31st December 2019.


15% off restaurant and room reservations
Hurley House has just had its “MICHELIN Plate: Good cooking” for “fresh ingredients, capably prepared: simply a good meal”, renewed for another year in the MICHELIN Guide 2019.  It is also one of only 3 finalists, for the second year running, in the Condé Nast Johansen Awards for Excellence in the Best Small and Exclusive Property category, for the UK and Ireland. Hurley House is a chic boutique hotel in the heart of Berkshire, with beautifully appointed bedrooms, an elegant fine-dining restaurant and wonderful outside terraces. (All bookings are subject to availability)




10 % discount

WIGG Hairdressing is a dynamic, creative and unique award-winning salon with boutique excellence. They allow guests an opportunity to escape the hectic outside world in their warm and friendly environment, with technical expertise at the heart of every session.



10% off sunglasses & optical frames PLUS free single vision lenses with membership to our loyalty scheme MyChoice. Be in with a chance to win a free pair of reading glasses during the literary festival. Call in to Frost Borneo Opticians or email for more information. Frost Borneo are a friendly independent optician’s in the centre of Henley-on-Thames.They provide contemporary and stylish eyewear to suit everyone. Free single-vision lenses are available through our  loyalty scheme, MyChoice, making your purchase even better value.

To buy your membership for 2019, click here

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